STEPDive combines possibility of snorkeling and scuba diving in one system

STEPDive snorkel system-1

Resting somewhere between snorkeling and scuba, the STEPDive by Austria-based start-up SnorkelDive Innovations, is an innovative new dive snorkel system for families and kids. Designed for beginners, who want to start diving, the STEPDive combines the possibility of snorkeling and diving in one system. The revolutionary snorkel comes with a floating buoy attached to a hose, which allows the user to dive up to 5 meters deep (as far as the hose allows). Since the buoy can be tethered to multiple users, one can go diving/snorkeling, as you may like, with friends, family or even kids.

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Sony will announce PS4 Slim and Neo at the Tokyo Game Show 2016

The image is just a representation and not the real PS4 Slim

The image is just a representation and not the real PS4 Slim or Neo

Sony PlayStation 4 made quite a buzz last year and now their next version is on the cards. PlayStation 4 Slim and PlayStation Neo gaming consoles are going to be announced during the Tokyo Game Show 2016 in September. This news comes courtesy Takashi Mochizuki who tweeted about an analyst saying that the company is going to reveal the PS4 Slim model, and not just the Neo model at Tokyo Game Show.
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German researchers develop salt grain-sized 3D printed camera

salt grain-sized 3D printed camera

Team of PhD students led by Timo Gissibl and Simon Thiele at the University of Stuttgart, Germany, have developed a salt grain-sized camera, which could one day change the future of imaging in health and security. The camera is 3D printed, and it is small enough to fit into a standard syringe needle. Interestingly, the camera is fitted with a LED and three lenses and is attached to a 5.6 foot optical fiber that is just equal to the width of two hair strands. Read More…

World’s first dog-friendly remote will never let your canine feel bored

Dog friendly TV remote control

PhD researcher at the Animal Computer Design at University of Central Lancashire, Illyena Hirsky-Douglas has collaborated with pet food brand Wagg to create the world’s first television remote for dogs. The dog-friendly television remote comes with extra-large buttons that are easy for the dogs to press with their paws. The color of the remote is specifically chosen as blue and yellow, since dogs are red and green color blind but have very receptive eyesight for blue and yellow. Read More…

Florida resident sues Apple for $10bn for stealing his drawing to design the iPhone

man sues apple for $10bn in claim

Some people rise up late in life, and such is a scenario with a Florida man who goes with the name of Thomas S. Ross. According to Thomas, Apple has somehow robbed him from his due. Thomas claims Apple stole his idea and created the iPhone nine years ago (yes, that’s the time the man has taken to come to terms with the fact that Apple has actually robbed him). Anyway better late than never, the Florida resident is suing Apple for $10 billion claiming that Apple has stolen a patent he had filed for an “electronic reading device” (ERD) he had filled in 1992. The ERD patent reveals it to be a rectangular, hand held device with a rounded corners and a screen (it does look similar to and iPhone first released on June 29, 2007). Read More…

KM3NeT neutrinos telescope could reveal secrets of the universe

KM3Net neutrino telescope

Neutrinos are subatomic space particles that are second most commonly found particles in the universe after light particles; yet, very little is known about neutrinos. Neutrino, which is considered to have formed even before atom, is electrically neutral – from where they get their name, and is continuously created by nuclear reactions in the universe. Considering their importance in defining the ‘evolution of the universe and life on Earth’ KM3NeT is in the process of installing a neutrino telescope in the deepest part of the Mediterranean Sea. Read More…

LifeBEAM Vi headphones can coach you to fitness with AI

LifeBeam Vi earbuds

World of fitness trackers is still in its infancy. While there are endless fitness tracking devices out there, a smart coach that can entice you to push that extra bit for fitness is still not where it should be. You know we all need to be pushed for fitness, else we are too lazy. This is where wireless Vi headphones comes in. Developed by LifeBEAM, that considers picking data from the ear more accurate than from the wrist, Vi is a pair of biosensing earbuds bundled with logic artificial intelligence app, fitness tracking and coaching ability.   Read More…

BOSEbuild Bluetooth Speaker kit allows kids to build their own speaker

boseBuild bluetooth speaker kit

DIY gadgets are a rage these days, and how could a manufacturer such as Bose stay behind in the league. Embracing the maker movement, to allow buyers become makers, BOSEbuild educational division has revealed a DIY speaker. Dubbed the BOSEbuild Bluetooth Speaker, this is a project as Bose explains, to “Discover how your world works.” The customizable speaker much bigger in size than a regular Bose speaker, features larger components so that they are easy to tinker with. Read More…

BauBax Apparels – Clothing wirelessly charges your gadgets without any hassle

Baubax wireless charging apparel

More often than not you find yourself stuffing things in pockets of your clothing, and then later on searching them with the hand. These days everyone wants to have clothing which can accommodate things in an organized manner and also do much more than that. Seattle based startup BauBax has got a very interesting line of clothing for all you out there. Clothing that can charge all your modern day gadgets wirelessly. The company has over a dozen wearable technology embedded clothing products right from jackets to wallets which wirelessly charge your smartphone, smartwatch and other compatible devices.
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Flower-infused lipsticks change color based on body temperature

Kailijumei Color-changing Lipsticks

All you beautiful lipstick lovers out there, it’s time to say goodbye to your favorite lipstick brands. As you’re guaranteed to fall head over heels in love with these real flower-infused lipsticks by Chinese beauty brand Kailijumei. These transparent lipsticks contain specks of gold flakes and small flowers, giving these beauty products a magical appeal. Read More…