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Spinach-based Solar Cells Project Get $90,000 Development Fund

04/26/2012, A few students from the Vanderbilt School of Engineering won the attention of the folks over at the National Sustainable Design Expo that was held in Washington D.C. The students’ creation was a bio-hybrid solar panel that replaces the expensive silicon...

Liquidmetal, What is it?

04/25/2012, Introduction When you think about the word LiquidMetal, what immediately comes to mind is the reforming face of Robert Patrick in The Terminator 2 movie. And truth be told, you wouldn’t be very far off. In essence what LiquidMetal along with Vitreloy...

Ikea Reveals Adorable Cardboard Digital Camera

04/25/2012, The famous some-assembly-required Swedish furniture manufacturer Ikea has come up with a cute looking innovation to commemorate the 2012 Fuorisalone which is a design expo held in Milan recently. In the press kits that were given out to members of the...

8 Floppy Drives Play James Bond Theme [Video]

04/23/2012, In conjunction with ‘Technology Week’ at Purdue University, the Association of Electrical Technologists club came up with what can be called an amazing musical piece. While music might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of...

This Watch Goes Ninja

04/23/2012, As we know, everybody loves a ninja and this brand new watch goes by the name of Ninja Time. You will be happy to know however that unlike ninjas this watch will not go missing. The ninja that sits on your wrist might cause you to break out in laughter as...

Upcoming iPhone has Allegedly Modified Home Button

04/23/2012, Black and white colored ‘Home’ buttons for what is called the iPhone 5 were discovered on sale by the folks over at Apple Bitch earlier on Monday at TVC-Mall’s website. The china-based retailer claims to be selling the component for the alleged...

Apple Files Patent for Shanghai’s Apple Store Glass Panel Design

04/19/2012, Apple has filed a patent application for the curved glass that was used in the construction of one of the Apple Stores in China. The Pudong Apple Store in China features what most Apple Stores are known for; its glass facades and staircases. These two...

Adastra Superyacht Launched in China Can be Controlled with an iPad

04/16/2012, Hong Kong shipping industry billionaire Anto Marden commissioned the Adastra Superyacht to be constructed by John Shuttleworth, a boat builder in China five years ago. His plans which reportedly seemed like wishful thinking at the time have seemed to come...

Intel’s Secret for Cheaper Ultrabooks: Plastic

04/13/2012, Regular laptops are still in demand but many major PC manufacturers have taken to creating and releasing the more premium ultrabook instead. With its thin form and lighter weight, even more of them are expected to be released this year. Although they are...

IBM, Honda and PG&E Create Smart Charging System for Electric Cars

04/12/2012, As we know, electric cars are extremely good for the environment and as technology advances, they are slowly becoming as efficient if not more efficient than its petrol guzzling counterparts. Even then, electric vehicles have their own share of problems....

South Africa Confident on Super-Telescope Bid Ahead of Talks

03/30/2012, Scientists all over hope that the Square Kilometre Array or SKA will bring new horizons to man’s fundamental questions about the universe some of which are like why is the universe expanding or is there life beyond our planet and last but not least, how...

Artist carves skulls from obsolete computer manuals

03/28/2012, So you’ve got a couple of really old computer manuals lying around for computers or applications that either no longer exist or are obsolete; what do you do with them? Well an artist by the name of Maskull Lasserre decided to put those old manuals to...