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Foxconn To Encourage Employee Startups

02/17/2014, Whenever people think of Foxconn, chances are they associate the company with Apple as well as overworked and underpaid employees, but perhaps that is an image that Foxconn’s boss, Terry Guo, would like to shed in the future. Founded nearly 40 years...

Philips’ Smart Lighting Wants To Change The Way We Shop

02/17/2014, Ever wanted to make a certain dish but having a hard time locating the ingredients in the supermarket? Well Philips is hoping to save you time trying to hunt down ingredients by using their connected retail lighting system. Now it is no secret that...

Nike’s Self-Lacing Shoes Will Arrive In 2015

02/16/2014, For those who watched Back To The Future II, you might remember the iconic Nike sneakers which had the uncanny ability to lace itself up. Now if you recall, Nike did unveil the actual shoes back in 2011 minus the self-lacing action, and the good news is...

Body Odor Used In ID Identification

02/16/2014, Fingerprints, a social security number, your dental records – the list goes on when it comes to identifying your identity. How about one’s body odor? BoIn happens to be a possible futuristic form of biometric identification, where it will be able...

Virtual Reality Brings Runway Show To Shoppers

02/13/2014, Topshop, the women’s clothing brand, intends to enlist the help of technology – virtual reality technology, to be exact, in order to deliver a greater “Wow!” factor to the masses who drop by their stores. In fact, virtual reality will be...

Comcast And Time Warner Cable Merged

02/13/2014, Comcast has agreed to take in Time Warner Cable in the latest corporate merger over in the U.S., where this agreement happens to be a friendly, stock-for-stock transaction. In this particular merger, Comcast will pick up every single bit of Time Warner...

Researchers Develop Non-Flammable Li-ion Batteries

02/13/2014, You might have come across warnings in the past about how if you notice that your phone swells up, it could be a sign that it could explode as the swelling would be caused by the lithium-ion battery in it. You might have also come across stories of phones...

Motorola CEO Is Now Heading To Dropbox

02/13/2014, Motorola is an iconic American brand, that will soon become part and parcel of Beijing-based Lenovo. Google formally announced a couple of weeks ago that its unloading Motorola to Lenovo, the well known PC maker not only gets a vast distribution network,...

Conan O’Brien Turns Down Microsoft CEO Job Offer

02/12/2014, After what seemed like a pretty long and exhaustive search, with many candidates rumored, Microsoft finally decided upon a new CEO for its company post-Steve Ballmer and also decided to hire from within when they chose Satya Nadella. However it seems that...

Bra Capable Of Monitoring Stress Eating

02/12/2014, The bra is an important piece of intimate clothing for the ladies, and to hear technology being infused into bras is certainly an exciting development. In fact, the latest iteration happens to be a bra which was specially designed so that it can monitor...

Samsung, LG, SK Locked In Auto Battery Fight

02/11/2014, All three huge names in South Korea – Samsung, LG and SK, are seemingly locked in an auto battery fight. Just why do we say that? First of all, here is a little bit of background information – connected vehicles do seem to have made the jump...

Team Canada’s Beer Fridge Can Only Be Opened By Canadian Passports

02/11/2014, Wouldn’t it be cool if you had a fridge that could only be open by certain people? It would certainly make it great for exclusivity and recently in the Winter Olympics, it seems that countries have decided to give their athletes certain privileges that...