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Smart fabric alerts you of intruders by sounding alarm

09/06/2012, The world does seem as though it is getting more and more lawless these days, but here is a development which could help stem the tide against anarchy and intrusion. After all, isn’t a man’s home supposed to be his castle – safe and secure? The...

Samsung patent suggests camera with detachable media player

09/05/2012, The portable media player can be said to be a “dead” segment, with smartphones these days more or less taking over your portable entertainment needs. I mean, why carry around two devices when a single smartphone is powerful enough to handle your music...

Kanguru Smartowel – old idea repackaged with a new name

09/05/2012, I guess you could say that the recently concluded IFA 2012 in Berlin, Germany, did have its fair share of quirky booths. We have all heard about booth babes who are scantily clad, but how about one who prances around in a towel? That would be an...

Motorola. On Display live at Gotham Hall tomorrow

09/04/2012, There is nowhere quite like the future if humanity were to progress, and if you want to check out just what Motorola has in store as the calendar winds down for the rest of 2012, you would do well to make a beeline for the Motorola. On Display. live event...

New Face-Scanning Technology Can Spot Drunks

09/04/2012, Having drunk people in a crowd or at a public place is usually not be a good idea. While not everyone indulges in brawls when drunk, a crowd of sober persons is definitely lot more preferable. However, it is very hard to individually check out the...

Climate-Controlled Airline Seats On Their Way

09/04/2012, Ever felt too cold during a flight? Or too hot, for that matter? Researchers are now working to devise a solution to tackle that. Work is being done at Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics to create such airline seats which could provide the...

Kim Dotcom Promises A New, Legally-Secure MegaUpload

09/03/2012, Kim Dotcom, the famed founder of the fallen MegaUpload, doesn’t seem dejected over his recent losses. Rather, he seemed all the more determined to take game a notch higher. Doctom recently posted on his Twitter account that he would is working on...

KICKR is New iPhone-Controlled Biker Trainer

09/03/2012, Are you a cycling enthusiast? Ever wanted to try your hands (read legs) on biking at the comfort of indoors? Here’s a fine solution to your needs: Wahoo Fitness has unveiled a new Biker Trainer that not only comes with many tweaks and options but is...

Google Maps for Android adds biking navigation

08/29/2012, At last, Google Maps caters to those who get around on two wheels – in particular, on a bicycle. After all, searching for the best biking route in town can prove to be quite a challenge, which is where the latest version of Google Maps for Android...

LEGO Go-Kart for humans and not minifigs

08/28/2012, The wonderful world of LEGO, where these Danish-made bricks are able to fit perfectly with one another without missing a beat. Isn’t it a wonder that this can happen, and have you ever given thought to the amount of precision that has gone into the...

Apple injunction on Samsung set for December 6th showdown

08/28/2012, If you are interested to find out the results of Apple’s injunction against Samsung’s products, then you might want to mark down December 6th on your calendar, as that is the date that a U.S. judge set to hear Apple request for a permanent injunction...