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Altaeros Wind Turbine Could Deliver Wi-Fi Connectivity As Well

03/25/2014, We have seen the humble beginnings of Altaeros Energies’ Airborne Wind Turbine system slightly more than a couple of years ago, and here we are with more news concerning the effort. It does resemble a jet engine of sorts at first glance, where this...

A wind-powered car emerges from a farm in China

04/25/2012, There is no doubt that China is a true pioneer in technology, not to mention its countless inventions such gunpowder, the compass, papermaking and more. Even in today’s web 2.0 world, China continues to invent cool amazing stuff. One such example is...

Eole: concept watch that’s aided by the wind

05/16/2011, Everybody is going green now – and people are trying to come up with environmental-friendly versions of all sorts of gadgets right now. While most folks rely on solar power to keep the devices juiced, a designer from France has decided to harness the...

iFan Keeps Your iPhone Juiced With Wind Power

12/03/2010, We’ve seen various chargers for the iPhone before, but the iFan here is rather different from what we’re used to seeing, probably because of the large computer fan at the top. The user who created this mod claims that it took him a good six...

Wind-powered Knitting Device Churns Out A Scarf For You

04/30/2010, Can’t decide what to do with all that wasted energy from the howling wind outside? If you’re smart and good with your hands, you can do what this user did, which is build a contraption that harnesses the wind to help it knit a scarf. The size...

Embryo Solar And Wind Powered Street Lamps

04/06/2010, If you think solar power might not be enough to power a street lamp, why not add in a wind turbine, then it’ll also collect the wasted energy of all the wind blowing about. That’s what this Embryo street lamp designed by Harsha Vardhan does,...

WIND master-slave controller

02/03/2010, Future Robotics Technology Center (aka fuRo) has come up with a nifty master-slave controller known as WIND (Wireless Intelligent Networked Device). WIND consists of a bunch of tiny System-on-Chip processors and 3D position sensors which are mounted to a...

WIND offers new phones

12/21/2009, There is a new wireless carrier player in town for Canadians, and WIND will be offering the following handsets to the masses in the Great White North – BlackBerry 9700, Samsung Gravity 2, HTC Maple, Huawei U759 and the Huawei E181 data stick. There...

MSI Wind U130 and U135 take Pine Trail route

12/21/2009, Looks like Dell’s Inspiron Mini 10 isn’t the only netbook to come with the new and improved Pine Trail processor from Atom – MSI enters the fray as well with the U130 and U135. Both Wind netbooks will run on the N450 chip, where it was...

MSI UK gives you free Wind U100

11/16/2009, MSI UK has a great deal going on – printing out a special coupon will allow you to get a free MSI Wind U100 which can be redeemed whenever you pick up any of the MSI X-Slim series notebooks, and those include the X340, X400, X600 and Wind12 U200....