Tagged: Technology

Imusic Hat: Ingenious creation to make music experience warm and stylish in winters

A slight combination of technology with clothing turns out to be a highly desired innovation. Such an example is the Music Hat(Imusic Wireless Music Knitted Cream Hat), a cleverly knitted winter fashion accessory for the music lovers, which apart from keeping your ears warm also allows you to listen to your favourite tracks on the move. With headphone speaker positioned over each ear, this hat is very cosy, comfortable and warm.

Pollution sensing jacket lights up LEDs to warn you of hazardous air quality

Men have not been graced with the best in wearable technology yet, but it’s not the case anymore. Dutch design duo Nieuwe Heren have designed a really innovative men’s jacket that will combat against the dangerous air pollution in urban environments. Dubbed the Aegis Parka the jacket uses sensors to detect common air pollutants like alcohol, Benzene, smoke, NH3, Nox and CO2 and warns the wearer by illuminating the embedded LEDs when pollutants reach dangerous levels. More the level of pollution more LEDs illuminate.

Mind controlled dress tests your level of concentration to change form

There is no limit to the amount of technology that’s finding way into clothing these days, fashionistas have adorned different silhouettes over time and each of these creative designs have been different in their own way. Intelligent dresses with displays and LED lights have been a common site on many fashion platforms, but a dress that can be controlled by the wearer’s mind – perhaps this is first of its kind. Bringing a new twist to techno-couture is Nange Magro designed mind-controlled dress that changes form and illuminates depending on the level of concentration of the wearer.

Have fun with Skateboard USB Drive

Have fun with Skateboard USB Drive

It’s not big task to play with USB drives. No matter what you do with the design, but the function of a USB drive remains the same. Still, it’s fun to have same treat in a bit different way. Skateboard USB Drive has almost the same features as other drives -high -speed USB 2.0 certified, built using durable solid rubber casing, hot plug and play functions like another hard drive, and requires no driver with most of the operating systems like Windows Vista, XP, 2000, and Mac OS.

Retired engineer builds cooking robot at his home

As in my last story I had told you that robots are into everything and they are going to replace humans in every field. Another one has arrived – a cooking robot. It’s not the first one, but seems to be more balanced. A retired engineer Liu Changfa has prepared a DIY robot at his home with some ordinary tools and managed to connect to a computer or cell phone to control it. In brief, a pre- programmed robot that will start cooking anything of your taste on your command. In other way you don’t need to request your wife...

Why these robots are playing Guitar Hero?

Robots are into everything. They are future nurses, nannies, doctors, football players and so on. I think someday human will invent one for chewing food for them. I found this list of eight robots that plays Guitar Hero for, don’t know, whose pleasure. The title says ‘kick ass robots’ and I agree – they will kick our ass one day. Of course, we need one to kick ours ass too. Anyway if you want to read about these video game freak robots then please visit the source.

Why we need an Invisibility Cloak?

No wonder why scientists are going crazy for inventions that were even hard to imagine for humanity. Science is the result of our natural curiosity. Those who follow it, comes out with stunning secrets of nature. All the power lies in front of our eyes held in the firm hands of nature. But now we are up to snatching it from the most appropriate owner and utilize for our recreation or destruction. Invisibility cloak is not far from us. Scientists from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany and Imperial College London have successfully tested their cloak on an object and...

Firegard – A futuristic autonomous firefighting robot

The best gift of technology, as far as the benefits are concerned, is saving the human life by replacing human with mechanical tools. Firefighting is one such situation in which the officials put their life at risk in rescue operations. According to an estimate, the Berlin Fire Department undertake about 300,000 such operations every year.

Craziest ride in an amazing simulator

Craziest ride in an amazing simulator

It’s the weekend and it’s the time for some fun. What are your plans? What is the most wired and adventures activity you can do? If you need some inspiration then have a look at this guy riding that really rocking simulator. I know nothing about the making and technical specification of this machine, but just that it will be really fun to play a video game on that thing.

RC Live Steam Tank 1 in action

This small steam powered tank might not be of any use today, but it tells all about the basic science behind the working of locomotives. Stage by stage, the maker ended up with a perfect fully working piece. It wasn’t an easy task. First a wilesco D49 double piston engine was tested, but was removed as it was using up too much steam for the vertical boiler to keep up. RC control was added to the final model in which a Mamod SE3 boiler with super heater replaced the earlier one.