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High-performance CO2 filter

10/12/2007, South Koreans are an environmentally friendly lot, and a team of their scientists have managed to find a solution in producing plastic films that are effective in filtering targeted molecules that are subsequently used to capture greenhouse gases in power...

Sphelar is more efficient

10/12/2007, We’ve always known solar panels to be flat, but a Japanese company aims to phase that form factor out by developing a spherical equivalent that is more efficient and by far cheaper to manufacture. Dubbed the Sphelar, this perfectly round solar cell...

Sydney Apple Store leaked

10/12/2007, Australians will soon be able to purchase all their iPods in Sydney with the unveiling of a new Apple Store that looks like a huge glass cube that has been embedded in the building. Word on the street has it that there will even be a huge Apple hanging in...

Water LED Light Show

10/11/2007, Seung-Jin Lee has utilized a series of tubes embedded with LEDs that are floating on top of a water’s surface in order to create one artistic design project that will wow whoever that lay their eyes on it. A computer controller is used to create...

Toyota I-Real concept car

10/11/2007, Toyota’s I-Unit personal mobility concept car has already picked up rave reviews due to its looks, but unfortunately the public aren’t too adventurous in picking up this design at this point in time. The Toyota I-Real is a natural evolution of...

Wii owners share their special moments

10/10/2007, It can be said that all Wii owners has a special Wii story to share with the world, and hence Nintendo has set up MyWiiStory.com for Wii owners (in addition to their family and friends) to share real-life anecdotes on how Wii has changed their social...

Nissan Pivo 2 on display

10/09/2007, The Nissan Pivo 2 electric concept car runs entirely on advanced compact lithium-ion batteries and boasts a rotating cabin – doing away with the need for a reverse gear. The Pivo 2 comes with a highly innovative Robotic Agent that enables you to...

Air-pressure exoskeleton

10/09/2007, The brains at the Kanagawa Institute of Technology in Japan have unveiled their air-pressure robot suit, with the long term goal of aiding the elderly get around much more easily. At this point in time, caregivers will be able to benefit from it most as...

Carnimals – animals pimping their rides

10/04/2007, Carnimals are cute little collectible toys from Megahouse that are great to place over the top of your computer case or monitor, or even in a dispaly cabinet. They consist of animals that ride in vehicles that, surprise, surprise, look like other animals...

Toyota has new fuel-cell SUV

10/03/2007, Most people frown upon the use of SUVs in getting around, but Toyota has just the tonic for those who hate gas guzzlers in the form of the new fuel-cell driven Highlander SUV. Tests have shown that it is capable of making a 350 mile journey from Osaka to...

Battery lasts for 30 years

10/02/2007, Ever wished your laptop battery would never run out? Well that could be a very real possibility in the near future with a new betavoltaic power cell battery which could last for up to 30 years on a single charge. Betavoltaics actually generate power when...

Segway mom goes around in style

10/02/2007, This image of the Segway mom has been floating around the Internet for quite some time already, but it is always worth more than a second glance to see how technology has changed the way we live, and even how we bring our kids around in the great...

Job interviews on Second Life

10/01/2007, While plenty of people are immersed in the world of Second Life, this real-life simulation game ups the ante when it comes to realism by allowing job interviews to be conducted in a virtual environment. Global consultancy giant Accenture has already...

Aptera vehicle going into production

09/28/2007, The Aptera might look pretty space age in terms of design, but surprisingly it will actually enter production. You can reserve yours today by dropping half a grand (refundable), and can expect to take one home within a year. The Aptera is said to seat 2...