Drone 3: 1/3rd scale model of the Hoverbike helicopter

Hoverbike Drone

1/3rd Hoverbike Drone

UK-based company Malloy Aeronautics that created a stir back in 2011 with its Hoverbike helicopter concept is back to amaze us again. No, it’s not about the Hoverbike as is not completed yet, but has seen many changes since then and is still under development. However, the company is offering a one-third scale drone model of the beautiful human-sized quadcopter. Built as a proof of concept for the full-sized Hoverbike prototype, the Drone 3 also has become quite popular among the masses. Therefore a crowdfunding campaign is launched by Chris Malloy on Kickstarter where backers are being offered the 1/3rd scale Hoverbike drone. Hence, the raised funds will be used to develop the actual full-sized Hoverbike.

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Hyundai 2015 Genesis: “Yes you can have blind faith on self-driving cars”

Hyundai Motors "The Empty car Convoy"

Hyundai Motors “The Empty car Convoy”

Self-driving cars have always captured our imagination and automotive manufacturers around the globe are in a close battle to make one of the most reliable self-driving car. Hyundai seem to be inching closer to that goal and with their 2015 Genesis sedan showcased at the CES 2014 show for some cool technological advancements, the picture looks promising. But, even if an automotive manufacturer manages to make the most reliable self-driving car on this planet, how will the end-user be sure of that fact?
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Smart Keychain can store files, locate keys and retrieve emails

Smart Keychain

When everything is getting hi-tech why not your key chain? Probably, this thought might have provided the inspiration to Pensacola-based Creative Designs, Inc. for the development of Smart Keychain. This multifunction Bluetooth accessory for your smartphone is packed with numerous features so that you can live a smarter life. The Smart Keychain is packed with four basic features which are Key Location, USB storage capacity, email alerts notifications and upcoming calendar reminders.

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Bugged about dirty ping pong balls? Clean Cup is the solution

Clean Cup ping pong ball cleaner

If you play ping pong or should I say table tennis, then you know how dirty the ping pong balls can get as a result of relentless contact with the elements. As you keep on hitting relentless shots the ball takes quite a beating and gets dirty as a result. Now there is solution to this problem by Tyler Dobush who has invented Clean Cup automatic beer pong ball washer. This invention is timed quite well as a research by Clemson University suggests that these balls carry dangerous bacteria which carry health risks.
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Nabu smartband comes integrated with WeChat

Nabu smartband

Nabu : World’s first wearable smartband

San Diego- based computer Hardware Company Razer Inc. has announced the world’s first social smartband that comes fully integrated with WeChat, China’s largest online messenger service. Christened Nabu smartband, the wearable gadget will give access of the WeChat service to more than 300 million users, 70 million of which are outside of China. Designed to give a new meaning to your daily activity, the Nabu band on your wrist opens a whole new way to engross with the world around you.
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Sensor-enabled seatbelts, seat covers jolt up drivers when they’re sleepy

Harken drowsy driving prevention device

It is still time before self-driving robotic cars hit the roads, until then it’s up to human drivers to steer the wheel. And when humans are behind the wheel, chances of accidents increase due to fatigue. To counter this with technology, Instituto de Biomecánica de Valencia (IBV) aka Biomechanics Institute (IBV) in Valencia, Spain has developed a noninvasive system dubbed Harken to prevent driver fatigue and sleepiness. Read More…

Mobile device compatible V.360 camera shoots panoramic videos in HD quality

VSN Mobil V.360 camera

There is no dearth of cameras that can shoot at the acutest angle possible and another entrant to this league is VSN Mobil’s V.360 camera. As the name suggests, it can shoot images and videos at panoramic 360 angle full HD 6480 x 1080p resolution. The Android and iOS compatible camera has three lenses combined with a mirror that shoots in front, back and sideways direction. The camera has an independent Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 CPU and Adreno 330 graphics chip so that the clicked images or videos can be processed in a jiffy.
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Salvo 12 is the world’s first commercial shotgun suppressor

SilencerCo Salvo 12 shotgun suppressor

Shotgun owners who are looking for an ear protection solution from a very long time, guess what, your lucky day has come. SilencerCo, world leaders in gun silencer innovation have introduced the world’s first commercial shotgun suppressor. Earmuffs or plugs only provide relief in a controlled environment but they can’t be used in during the field work and in home protection scenario, where the ability to detect other sounds is critical. Therefore, the Salvo 12 shotgun silencer provides a much needed option in such fields and also represents a revolution in silencers.
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Sony ZX1: Walkman makes a comeback

Sony Walkman ZX1

The original Walkman which was introduced by Sony back in 1979 is getting a new life after 35 years with the launch of Walkman ZX1. However, if you are wondering I’d like to tell you that it won’t be playing any cassettes like the original one. Unlike the Apple’s iPod which is light weight and sports a slim design, the new Sony NWZ-ZX1 comes with voluminous dimensions and pretty heavy weight. Besides that, it comes with a whopping price tag of $700 which three times more expensive than the Apple’s iPod.
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Take EcoStone Bluetooth speaker into your swimming pool without any worries

Waterproof EcoStone Bluetooth speaker

Waterproof bluetooth speaker that floats too!

Music is bliss for people like me and wherever I go my music goes with me. Whether I’m driving, working in the office or at home having some peace of mind. But what about times when one has to go swimming or take a relaxing bathtub session? Surely the music should go there too. Grace Digital wants you to take the music to the swimming pool and in fact float with you as have a relaxing time in the water. EcoStone Bluetooth speaker by Grace Digital’s outdoor accessories division Ecoxgear is completely waterproof and floats in water too!
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