July 3, 2020 Monika Thakur

Since the beauty and fashion worlds are now accepting the current COVID-19 pandemic, many designers and brands are coming up with stylish face mask options. Recently, Japanese fashion retailer Uniqlo has come up with its answer to combating the coronavirus through AIRism face mask. Initially, the Japanese fashion purveyor was reluctant to make personal protective equipment. But the rising customer requests for the masks pushed them to create this lightweight and reusable face mask. According to Highsnobiety, AIRism Mask is intended for both comfort and performance, featuring a three-layer structure equipped with a high-performance filter that has approximately 99% Bacterial…

June 23, 2020 Monika Thakur

To flatten the rising COVID-19 curve and stop community spread, we all have to follow certain protective measures, like physical or social distancing, washing hands frequently, using hand sanitizers, and wearing face masks. Several health agencies, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has been encouraging everyone to wear masks whenever they go out in public. But people are often confused about which type of face mask to purchase for avoiding transmission of the novel coronavirus when they are in public. Before we discuss the various COVID-19 face masks, let’s find out why it’s necessary to wear face…

June 13, 2020 Monika Thakur

Image: New Balance After producing over one million face masks for general use and delivering more than 13,000 pairs of footwear to different healthcare workers for combating COVID-19, New balance has now come up with fitness-friendly, triple-layer NB Face Mask V3. Designed for the general public, this face mask is created with feedback from R&D and medical institutions in New England. However, it is unclear whether it’s approved by the FDA or not. The team of designers and industrial engineers produced the prototypes of the mask in just 12 days. Image: New…

June 8, 2020 Monika Thakur

Image: OYO Fitness If you’re too busy to hit the gym or couldn’t visit your fitness center due to the lockdown situation, you need to check out OYO Nova Gym. It is a portable gym that’s designed to change your fitness game in the blink of an eye. Created by OYO Fitness founder Paul Francis, this single piece unit is designed to offer you complete strength training for a range of muscle groups using SpiraFlex resistance technology. SpiraFlex utilizes molded elastomeric spiral discs to offer continual resistance, which helps in stimulating abductive and adductive movements for…

May 28, 2020 Monika Thakur

Image: Freedrum While drumming is considered to be one of the simplest instruments available to us, a full-set of a drum kit can easily take up a lot of room and is quite expensive too. Electronic drum kits or practice pads are one solution to play drums without disturbing your neighbors, but Freedrum sticks take drumming to a whole new level. The device comes integrated with Bluetooth sensors that can be attached to your existing drumsticks and your feet for kick pedal control. Furthermore, these sensors can be paired with iOS devices via Bluetooth MIDI. It…

May 21, 2020 Monika Thakur

Image: PumPix The hilarious but effective PumPix wrist-mounted device comes loaded with hand sanitizer. The fun part is that you can squirt it from the wrist, like Spider-Man’s webs, to dispense sanitizer and make your hands germ free. So, you can be your own superhero who shoots sanitizer webs from the wrists to fight with COVID-19. (more…)

May 14, 2020 Monika Thakur

Image: ShoeX AirX has launched the world’s first biodegradable face mask that’s made from Vietnamese coffee. This mask is also reusable and antibacterial. Designed by ShoeX, this sustainable face mask can help prevent the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus while preserving the planet – as it’s reusable and antibacterial at the same time. According to the company, eco-friendliness was their primary motive when they were designing this mask. (more…)

May 14, 2020 Monika Thakur

Image: Trident Align Trident Align is the world’s first fully adjustable ball marker that enables golfers to fine-tune the aim of their putt even if the ball is not in the proper place in the ground. The best thing is that this ball marker has been considered legal for tournament play by USGA and R&A. Hence, professionals can use it to improve their practice sessions and during tournaments. (more…)

November 20, 2012 Gaurav Sood

Autumn-winter is the time when many runners have to train in the dark, which leads to additional inconvenience and discomfort, primarily making it very dangerous while running on the sides of highways/ motorways and become prone to motor-vehicle road accidents. Amphipod is a company that makes wearable gear for people who are into sports and now Amphipod has come up with gear that helps runners in the above mentioned conditions with the help of LED lights; mounted on to wearable gear. Amphipod has paid great attention to low visibility problem in the dark and has in its arsenal a great…

November 20, 2012 Gaurav Sood

This is the time when winter season greets majority of the Northern hemisphere of our beautiful planet and along with it brings snow, cold winds and freezing temperatures. With our evolution we have fallen prey to the ever changing climate and have become more sensitive and vulnerable. Winters are beautiful, full of white snow all around, icicles hanging from the roofs and majority of people celebrate the festive season of Christmas hailing the advent of a New Year. But this is also the time when doing every day chores and outdoor activates are most affected. Everything is cold and can…