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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...

New plastic bleeds and heals itself like human skin

03/27/2012, A new plastic material that was demonstrated to the American Chemical Society yesterday is allegedly the first material of its kind as it has a self-healing mechanism which works with the sun and also has the capability to indicate damage that looks like...

B-Catch Project – Visual Path calculation by “Piggy” and DFKI

03/09/2012, [CeBIT 2012] I did not expect to find this uber-fun demo at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) at CeBIT, but it looks like scientists can have humor sometimes. The technology behind this Angry Birds-like robotic character is...

Tattoo artist will tattoo your Nokia Lumia 710

03/08/2012, Unlike its higher-end siblings, the Nokia Lumia 800 and 900, the Lumia 710 isn’t exactly the most unique or eye-catching in terms of design, but if you’re looking to make your Lumia 710 stand out from the crowd, then perhaps tattooing your phone might...

Creative unveils HanZpad GS Android 4.0 tablet reference design

02/16/2012, If you were to shop for a tablet in China, there is a good chance that you might come across a tablet looking like the one above. That reference design is courtesy of Creative who debuted their HanZpad platform which is based on ZiiLABS’ 100-core ZMS-40...

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX200V Stylish 18.2 MP Glass Design Camera

01/29/2012, Sony launched the stylish new Cyber-shot DSC-TX200V featuring a beautiful reinforced glass design, a look that will go well with your iPhone. With fierce competition coming from the high-end smartphones that now deliver high megapixel cameras with good...

Top 10 CES Gadgets

01/23/2012, LG and Samsung 55” OLED TV, At CES, both LG and Samsung have committed to commercialize large-size OLED televisions by the end of the year. While no pricing has been announced yet, the rumored price is said to be hovering around $8000. We don’t know...

ZIK Parrot demo

01/10/2012, [CES 2012] We covered the ZIK Parrot yesterday and while they look pretty sweet, photographs aren’t enough to show you how the touch panel on the headphones work. Today we’ve got a video demonstration to do just that. Check out the headphone...

DELL XPS 13 – The Ultimate Ultrabook

01/10/2012, [CES 2012] In the past, Dell has not been known for its forte in product design. Instead, the brand’s reputation relied more on its ability to provide affordable computers for the masses. With the rise of the iPhone and the constant domination of...

SOLO Zikmu Parrot, Designed by Philippe Starck

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] SOLO Zikmu is the latest addition in the Parrot Zikmu wireless speaker line designed by Philippe Starck. Zikmu was introduced at CES 2010 and comprises two towers, the SOLO Zikmu offers a single single wireless speaker equipped with a dedicated...

ZIK Parrot by Philippe Starck

01/09/2012,   [CES 2012] ZIK Parrot is the latest  addition to the Parrot’s Design By Collection, a product series designed by rock star designers such as Philippe Starck or Martin Szekely. The recent trend in the audio industry is to build celebrity-based...

Logitech Cube Mouse

01/05/2012, [CES 2012] Mice manufacturers tend to come up with the curviest shapes possible to offer ergonomically crafted products, however, Logitech decided to go in the total opposite direction for CES 2012. I am wondering if the inspiration came from the Borg,...