Home, Page 3 ▼

Modern Home Is Tiny But Livable

04/13/2015, Earlier this month, we did bring you word on how it is very possible to build an actual home with just $500 worth of recycled materials, although you can be sure that this particular abode is not going to be the Ritz Carlton. I do have a niggling feeling...

IKEA’s Wireless Charging Furniture Will Be Arriving This Month

04/09/2015, Early last month we reported that Swedish furniture maker IKEA had revealed their plans for building more furniture with wireless charging support. Given that wireless charging is slowly starting to catch on with more devices supporting the standard, it...

NVIDIA SHIELD: Highest-Performing Android TV Box

04/09/2015, As Android TV boxes from Amazon have started to grab some market share, the upcoming Google Android TV push will only accelerate this movement. The NVIDIA SHIELD has been announced in early March, and features Tegra X1, a powerful system-on-chip (aka SoC)...

Countertop Kitchen Assistant: Updated

04/07/2015, The Orange Chef company is launching an updated version of the Countertop, an electronic kitchen system that wants to make your kitchen “smart”. The device resembles a small cutting board (9.4″ x 6.6″ x 1.0″) and works as a knowledge...

Wakē Alarm Clock Will Wake You Up With A Targeted Beam Of Sound

04/07/2015, We’re sure many of us have been woken up by the alarm of their partner despite the fact that we don’t need to get up as early as they do. It can be annoying but for the most part, we probably just ending up going back to sleep anyway. However thanks...

A $500 Home From Recycled Materials Is Possible

04/03/2015, When we talk about the crazy rentals in cities like San Francisco, as well as the cost of having a roof over your own head in metropolises, here is a counter culture idea – is it possible to build a home from scratch for just $500? The answer is...

The Philips Hue Go Is A Portable iPhone-Connected Light

04/02/2015, When we think of automated home systems, our mind might jump to Philips and their range of Hue smart light bulbs that can be controlled remotely via smartphones. However if there was one downside to the Hue bulbs is that they were fixed in one place,...

Modern Edison Bulbs Running On Power Saving LEDs

03/31/2015, We all know that Edison Bulbs suck more energy in comparison to the energy efficient LEDs, but somehow, LEDs fail to add the same ambience to the room as the Edison Bulbs. With time energy saving has become a priority in most of the households and due to...

Dyson’s Pure Cool Bladeless Fan Can Now Purify The Air

03/31/2015, Dyson is a company probably best known for their home products, such as its vacuum cleaners and its bladeless fans. Just last year the company announced a new range of bladeless fans and it looks like it has recently receive an update in the form of a...

Yves Behar-designed SodaStream MIX Can Carbonate Anything

03/29/2015, The idea behind SodaStream and their machines is to make carbonated water, which in turn makes it less “boring” to drink and can also allow home users to whip up different types of soda flavors by adding a bit of flavored syrup to the carbonated...

Philips Hue App For The Apple Watch Confirmed

03/22/2015, It has been several years since Philips launched their Hue light bulb. For those unfamiliar with the device, it’s basically a smart light bulb that can connect with your smartphone, thus allowing you to adjust its brightness, set schedules, and turn it...

Petcube Raises $1.1 Million In New Project

03/18/2015, If you happen to be one of those millions of people who are happy to have your life enhanced with the presence of a pet, then you might want to check out just what Petcube has done recently – having successfully raised $1.1 million in a project that...

Nyrius Smart Outlet Makes It Easier To Have A Connected Home

03/13/2015, Home automation seems to be the way of the future and as it stands, there are plenty of devices out there that can help get you started, like the Belkin WeMo, Philips Hue lightbulbs, and more, but safe to say that these devices do not come cheap and...

IKEA Intends To Work Towards Wireless Charging Capability In Homes

03/01/2015, IKEA, the furniture giant who made flat packs famous all the world over (not to mention their ever delicious meatballs that I simply cannot have enough of!), has the vision and will to deliver wireless charging-capable furniture from April this year...