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Portable solar power source is perfect for emergencies

06/07/2012, When you stay at a natural disaster prone country like Japan, it goes without saying that you ought to be prepared most of the time in order to live with an emergency situation such as earthquakes and tsunamis. Having said that, a powerful blow from a...

Solar Floating Resort – Bond villains, line up to take a number

06/07/2012, Doesn’t it irk you that whenever a villain has superspy James Bond at their mercy, they tend to “play with their food”, so to speak, and in the end, give him the opportunity to break himself free from his prison (spies have a tendency to...

Mobile solar backpack for the military

05/24/2012, The average amount of equipment our men and women in uniform have to carry around in the battlefield does weigh a considerable figure, so what are the ways that technology and science can employ in order to lessen their burden? The U.S. Naval Research...

KudoCase will keep your iPad charged via solar energy

05/21/2012, If you’ve always wanted an iPad case that could power your device using solar energy, the folks at Wireless NRG have released a solar-powered iPad case dubbed the KudoCase. If the accompanying image above did not already give it away, the KudoCase is a...

Little Sun offers light source to the poor in developing countries

05/14/2012, Being in a developing country is an opportunity to make it big economically when you have stumbled upon one of the better marketing ideas. Unfortunately, the road to riches is not easy, and there are plenty of challenges ahead. Sometimes, even the basic...

Panasonic floats 100,000 LEDs down the Sumida River in Tokyo

05/14/2012, As part of the Tokyo Hotaru (fireflies) festival, Panasonic decided to release a whopping 100,000 EVERLED light bulbs down the Sumida River in Tokyo. We have to admit that this is a pretty impressive sight as the entire river gained a very distinct shade...

Solar panel eye implant might restore sight

05/14/2012, Don’t you just love technological advancements in the medical field? Scientists have managed to come up with extremely small “solar panels” that are implanted into the eye, and this might eventually help restore vision to the blind...

Etón’s Rukus Solar Bluetooth speaker has started to ship

05/09/2012, Fancy yourself an environmentalist? If you are, we wouldn’t be surprised if the Etón Rukus Solar Bluetooth speaker appealed to you. If the speakers managed to catch your attention earlier this year at CES, Etón has announced that the Rukus Solar...

Honda demonstrates their Smart Home System

05/02/2012, Ever wondered what a smart home might look like? If you’re curious, Honda has taken the wraps off their Honda Smart Home System (HSHS) which is a demonstration house located in Saitama, Japan. The home is basically equipped with a variety of energy...

Green high-tech house costs £2.5 million in the market

05/01/2012, Welcome to the world of developer Nick Sandy, who actually invested the better part of the last two and a half years to turn his rather spacious home in Sion Road that hailed from the 1960s into an eco-friendly abode that will definitely wet the pants of...

Moss Table generates and stores electricity

04/26/2012, A table is a table, right? How else do you introduce additional functionality to this everyday piece of furniture? The Moss Table takes a different approach which might tickle the fancy of some, where it will have its fair share of photosynthesizing...