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Nanomachines to clean up oil spills in the future?

05/03/2012, An oil spill is not only a massive environmental disaster, it is also a huge public relations disaster for any company. It takes plenty of time and money to make sure that any oil spill is contained, and the amount of negative impact in which it has on...

Ice Cream spoon conducts heat, melts stubborn tubs into submission

05/03/2012, If you are happyand want to celebrate something, then having some ice cream would be one way of doing so, while those who are feeling particularly down and would like to indulge in a little bit of comfort food can always dig into some ice cream as well....

SpaceX forced to delay Dragon launch to the space station

05/02/2012, Just a few a days ago, we wrote about the partially successful static fire tests of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket that will propel the Dragon spacecraft to its journey to the International Space Station. So far, the latest launch date is scheduled on May...

Kinect lets you fly through London via Pigeon Simulator

04/30/2012, The Kinect from Microsoft has had its fair share of hacks in the past, and this time around, we have what has been dubbed as the Pigeon Simulator. A team of researchers from the University College London have devised a rather ingenious method of letting...

Bin your dog poop for free Wi-Fi

04/30/2012, Most mobile devices that we carry around these days come with built-in Wi-Fi connectivity which is more than handy to help you remain connected to the Internet whenever there is no available data connection over the mobile network. Well, not all public...

Self-cleaning glass is also fog and glare resistant

04/27/2012, Just when you thought that the normal glass pane of your window could not be advanced in the world of technology an iota further, along comes the bright minds over at MIT to develop a self-cleaning glass which is also capable of resisting fogging and...

Samsung applies for emotional recognition patent

04/26/2012, We humans are emotional creatures, and sometimes, it leads us to do crazy things – something that robots as well as other digital lifeforms are unable to comprehend, not now, and never in the future. Samsung might help change the course of such...

Hulu advances with Gay and Lesbian Genre

04/26/2012, Hulu has taken another step in offering home entertainment by introducing a new genre – having launched a Gay and Lesbian genre category recently. While Hulu has already offered some of the more notable films in the genre, such as Paris is Burning...

Miss Travel dating website matches rich and the beautiful

04/24/2012, Despite the world being more and more connected, it is surprising to hear of humans getting more lonely. Heck, if your pooch needs a dating website, so too, why not humans? The Miss Travel dating website offers a different take, targeting travelers who...

BMW i8, now in Lego

04/24/2012, Is there a limit to what you can build with Lego? Not really, as a lot of it depends on the amount of creativity that you have, not to mention whether you have sufficient Lego bricks to complete your project, of course. Well, the BMW Group has teamed up...

Samsung Galaxy Note Gets Mugen 5400mAh Battery

04/23/2012,   If you are one of the people using Samsung’s famous ‘phablet’ the Galaxy Note, you will probably already know about the insane battery life that comes with the 2500mAh battery that it ships with. However, if for some reason you are such a...

Posture Suspenders might solve your slouching issue

04/23/2012, The modern workforce has moved from a labor-intensive one to a knowledge economy, and with this, you would have seen the shift from a dark and dusty factory to that of a well lighted office, as we are dressed in our ties and suits while sitting in front...