You might already be used to dropping into Starbucks to recharge your batteries, but now the ubiquitous caffeine merchant is looking to power more than just your mental energy. Today it announced plans to install wireless charging mats in every one of its US stores, meaning searching under tables and chairs for that elusive
The idea of everything around us doubling a solar panel, could soon be a reality, thanks to a new breakthrough in quantum dot research which could significantly change the way we harvest the suns energy in the future. Researchers at Los Alamos National Labs, and the University of Milano-Bicocca, have synthesised a new generation of quantum
Today, we learned that world-renowned poet, author and civil rights activist Maya Angelou passed away at the age of 86. Angelou grew up in humble beginnings, survived childhood sexual abuse, and rose above all of her challenges, including being a single mother at age 17, to become the revered figure she would be throughout her
To keep my directors eye sharp, I like to make my own versions of commercials. These two commercials for the new 2014 Maserati Alfieri need some new music. Instructions: 1. Start the Car Video and the Sound Clip below at the same time, the music goes beautifully with the visuals. Start,stop, rewind at your
There was a time that discreet records about you and your family was limited to law enforcement, investigators, & members of the government. Now a new website—Instant Checkmate (a play on words, meaning “check your mate”)—is revealing the full “scoop” on millions of Americans by making millions of records available to anyone, and its not just generic
Apple’s promise to bring iOS to the automobile industry last year are finally coming to fruition, according to a report in the Financial Times that claims Mercedes Benz, Volvo and Ferrari will debut the system in March. The official announcement will be made at next week’s Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland, according to the paper’s report. Just last month, screenshots of Apple’s iOS in the Car system
Scientists are working tirelessly to bring better and more enhanced energy alternatives to the world, and one way they are looking to do this is being able to conserve energy at night time. A UK company by the name of Pro-Teq, has come up with an ingenious idea to conserve electricity, and allow cities &
Most beds are built purely for comfort and lack in the aesthetics department, but these fun and geeky designs combine the best of both worlds. First up, we have an AT-AT Walker bed for children that includes storage space inside for LEGO models, toys, and more. Continue reading for more. YES!!!!!
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Samsung Smart Window: Control Your View Of The World. There’s an old saying, that “some people see the world through rose colored glasses.” Thanks to Samsung that is now possible.The Smart Window is a Samsung Home concept that allows you to simulate a home window anywhere in your house. Create day or night,
Most inventions are pure novelties, but these aim to be both cool and creative things that geeks would love. For example, smart coffee cup lids that hold creamer and sugar, the ketchup gun or the laser guided scissors.
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Already one of the most intriguing combinations of wearable technology available, Pivothead glasses just got a little bit more cool. As if something right out of Mission Impossible, the glasses allow you to live-stream video, take snapshots and control filming remotely with a smartwatch or mobile device. PivotHead features a 1080p HD camera integrated between the lenses,