General, Page 351 ▼

3D printing demonstrated on video

08/02/2011, The folks over at BBC recently went to a rapid prototyping lab somewhere in London and tried out the 3D scanning and printing technologies available at the lab. Using the host’s as the test subject, they managed to come up with a miniature version...

Homedics’ Shiatsu Massaging Office Chair comes with heat

07/29/2011, Being a full time blogger can be hard work as those endless hours sitting at your desk can really take a toll on your back, which is why Homedics’ Shiatsu Massaging Office Chair with heat seems like a pretty good idea to me.

Schott Xensation to give Gorilla Glass a run for its money

07/29/2011, Surely you have heard of Gorilla Glass – the seemingly invincible glass display that sees action in the iPhone 4 as well as other popular consumer electronics devices. Touted to be extremely tough and capable of withstanding knocks and drops at a...

Packlight lights up places where the sun don’t shine

07/28/2011, The problem with the current crop of torch lights that we have right now is that they’re usually large, bulky and hard to store. Two designers have decided to come up with a new kind of torch called the Packlight. Featuring 45 LEDs, this really...

Vringo signs letter of intent to merge with Zlango

07/27/2011, Remember the social messaging app, Zlango, which was launched last week? Well it looks like the company behind the app has managed to stir up quite a bit of interest, as Vringo, a provider of software platforms for mobile social and video apps has signed...

InFocus IN1100 Projector Series now available

07/26/2011, InFocus Corp has just announced the release of two new projectors in the IN1100 series – the company’s smallest and lightest projectors. Loaded with various input ports, users should have no problem plugging in a video source through one of the...

Stanford researchers create new transparent and flexible battery

07/26/2011, We’ve seen featured transparent batteries before in the past, way back in 2007 in Japan, and now four years later we have a new transparent battery, this time created by the folks at Stanford University. A team of researchers from the university...

Evolution Neck Pillow makes sleeping on flights comfortable

07/25/2011, We’ve had quite a number of crazy pillows featured on this site before, from the long distance relationship pillow, to the pillow tie, and of course who could ever forget the ostrich pillow? Well now we have a new addition to the list, though...

Oslo Killer “Trained” With Modern Warfare 2 Video Game

07/25/2011, The media attention has focused on the fact that Norway killer Anders Behring Breivik has been saying that he used the video game hit Modern Warfare 2 (MW2, see video in the full post) as a “training” tool, and that according to him, the game...

IBM patents new technology to improve virtual keyboards

07/24/2011,   While we all know that virtual keyboards will never replace physical keyboards anytime soon when it comes to speed and accuracy – engineers are constantly trying to make things better. The folks over at IBM recently filed a patent application for...

New software removes “naked” body scans (airport security)

07/20/2011, Airport security is never easy. Ever since the rise of aircraft-related crimes in recent years, the country has taken serious measures to ensure the safety of its flight crew and passengers on planes. One of the measures implemented to counter this...

Evoluce TWO is one interactive display

07/20/2011, Evoluce, the German display manufacturer known for its multi-touch + gesture displays has just announced the release of the Evolouce TWO. An improvement over the I-voluce, it still features a 46″ multi-touch LCD display, but this time it can detect...

Another Foxconn worker commits suicide?

07/20/2011, I’m starting to wonder whether the Foxconn factory has some sort of nefarious powers behind it which tend to cause humans who work there to take their own life – after all, the most recent case where a worker fell to his death from the sixth...