Intel reveals dual-screen laptop with e-ink display on the backside

Intel dual screen laptop

Laptops and netbooks haven’t had much of a technological makeover in the last couple of years, but Intel is hoping to change that with their dual-screen laptop. According to Murali Veeramoney, head of the concept PC programme at Intel, several manufacturers are making laptops based on this new dual-screen laptop concept. The laptop has the traditional screen and a e-ink black and white display on the back side which acts as a surrogate viewing screen with extremely low power requirements.
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3D printed USB flash drive makes James Harden go beardless!

3D printed USB flash drive James Harden

As a basketball fan you would not expect to see Harden Soul in a clean shaved look anytime soon. You probably would never have seen him in a clean shaved look and probably would never do! But, wait a second, what if you could just magically see him in a clean look. Call it a parody or an intuitive idea, NRI have 3D printed a USB flash drive that looks exactly like the star NBA basketball player. And what was the idea or motive behind this USB flash drive? Well, last year Footlocker released a comical commercial of James Harden’s R&B album called Harden Soul.
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Japanese toy maker unveils 3-in-1 RC quadrotor

Amphibious sky RC by Tomy

How about a RC vehicle that can fly in the air, run on the land and sail in the water? Well, looks like this idea has already motivated Japanese toy maker company Tomy who have created a remote controlled quadrotor that can perform all three tasks of running, flying and floating. Called Amphibious sky RC (Arushi), the multi-task vehicle will be launched in Japan next month on 25th October. The high-spec radio control vehicle will be offered in red and blue colors with a price tag of about $100 (9250 yen).
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Dirt cheap 3D printed microscope for your smartphone has 1000x zoom!

3D printed microscope for your smartphone by PNNL

So, how do you turn your smartphone or tablet into a high quality microscope capable of 100x, 350x or 1000x zoom levels? You get hold of a 3D printer and glass spheres that are dirt cheap. That is exactly what Rebecca Erikson from the U.S. Department of Energy’s PNNL (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory) has done. This inexpensive and practical way to turn your mobile device(s) into high powered microscope is truly amazing and gives us one more reason to rejoice the invention called smartphone.
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Ayatori plugs into smartphone, lets you communicate through light

Ayatori smartphone accessory-1

Light has been a medium of communication since ages. With an idea to bring the same mode of communication to the smartphone crazy world, Japanese firm Vinclu has launched an Indiegogo campaign for AYATORI – light communication appcessory (combination of words app and accessory). Ayatori is a smartphone accessory, which uses romantic light and internet to allow user to communicate their feeling to each other without words. Read More…

Polaroid reveals Instagram Logo inspired Socialmatic Camera

Polaroid's Socialmatic camera

Polaroid has revealed its long awaited Socialmatic Camera at the world’s leading Photokina imaging fair. The square camera gets its design inspiration from the Instagram logo which itself in the first place was taken from a Polaroid camera. Socialmatic was born from a concept camera turned crowdfunding campaign that was purchased by Polaroid and surged towards the manufacturing process. The connected camera comes with a 14MP front facing camera. Polaroid Socialmatic camera can print 2”x 3” photos without ink with the help of ZINK Zero Ink Technology that provides inkless printing by embedding color into paper.
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Logitech G910 Orion Spark RGB mechanical gaming keyboard

Logitech G910 Orion Spark RGB mechanical gaming keyboard

There is some good news for you gaming fanatics who like precision control and well-illuminated keys while gaming in highly intense action. Logitech G910 Orion Spark RGB mechanical gaming keyboard has Romer-G mechanical switches that ensure 25% faster responsiveness to minimize fatigue over long gaming sessions. The feature of this gaming keyboard is its illuminated keyboard that can be customized for lighting from a pallet of 16.8 million colors. But, not to forget the amazing feature called ARX Integration which allows you to dock the smartphone (Android or iOS) into the keyboard itself to display all the in-game info, system statistics and more.
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Crank Brothers launches new compact Y12 and Y16 Multi tools

Crank Brothers Y12 & Y16 bike tools

Crank Brothers, California-based retailer of mountain bike components have launched two new bike tools at the 2014 Interbike International Bicycle Expo which concluded in Las Vegas, Nevada couple of days ago. Dubbed Y12 and the Y16, the new innovative tools from Crank Brothers comes in a triangular form and boasts a compact design and promises high quality functionality. The triangular bike multi-tools features magnetized Allen wrenches in a handy carrying frame that neatly accommodates other items such as chain tool, CO2 inflator, interchangeable bits and storage containers.
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Samsung 27-inch S27D90C Full HD Curved Monitor epitomizes your desktop viewing experience

Samsung-27-inch-S27D590C-Curved-Monitor

Curved screens are the trend these days as electronics manufacturer’s making it a point to come up their version of UHD (Ultra High Definition) display with curved aesthetics. Samsung Electronics has released curved UHD displays in the past and not they want to take the immersive curved screen experience to desktop monitors too. Samsung Electronics has revealed the 27-inch S27D90C Full HD Curved Monitor which enhances your viewing experience while surfing the internet, watching movies or playing high-end games on your PC. The monitor boasts-of a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and 16:9 aspect ratio.
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Smart Wheel concept unveiled at Euro 2014

Smart Wheel concept from Lightweight

At Euro 2014, world’s largest bicycle trade show, Germany based company Lightweight demonstrated a new Smart Wheel concept that provides real-time tyre pressure and temperature data from the wheelsets. Equipped with a small sensor integrated into the rim, the Smart Wheel system after evaluating the tyre pressure and temperature sends the real-time information to the rider through a smartphone app via ANT+, thus keeping him updated all the time. Originally, the project was initiated to calculate the temperature of the rim and tyre during braking from circuit boards attached to the spokes.
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