Cyborg glasses with robotic eyes express emotions for you

AgencyGlass by Hirotaka Osawa

Since, we belong to the society, it becomes mandatory for us to portray good manners and be at the most appropriate behavior all the time, just to be socially accepted and appreciated. To help us be at are human best, so people around us feel engaged all the time; Hirotaka Osawa, Professor at the University of Tsukuba, Japan, has developed cyborg glasses that express emotions for us. Dubbed the AgencyGlass, these freakish goggles mimic the appropriate emotions of the wearer’s eye movement when interacting with people. Read More…

Pedal-powered monowheel used in Beijing Olympics selling for $7000

Pedal-powered Monowheel

If you deem four, three and two wheel drives as not extreme enough; then it’s time for some one-wheel fun. Enter the exotic world of monowheels with this pedal-powered monowheel available on Hammacher. At times we come across vehicles that are insane to drive for some reason, and this pedal-powered is one of them – selling for $7000 it isn’t even street legal. You’ll definitely need to be a big-pocket nerd to shell all that cash and have a monowheel to ride around your garden. Read More…

LaMetric smart ticker updates everything from your digital life

LaMetric ticker

A device that updates all your social-network updates, market analysis reports, meeting schedules, emails and much more. Meet LaMetric by SmartAtoms, a counter top gadget that resembles a digital clock that can do more than just updating the current time and setting alarms. This smart ticker for your digital life and business tracks all that is important to you at home as well as your professional environment.  All you have to do is connect it to your WiFi connection and then set up the required elements with the compatible app. Thereafter your digital life and professional life will never be the same, as they will be much more streamlined and exciting.

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Bajaboard: The ultimate motorized skateboard and a cool personal mobility vehicle

Bajaboard motorized skateboard fro urban users

A fast skateboard, speedy personal mobility vehicle or a reckless toy that would create havoc in the block if the wrong hands? You decide yourself. But for me it is more of a personal mobility vehicle that takes the form of a skateboard high on drugs. BajaBoard motorized skateboard is slightly bigger than an average skateboard and you wouldn’t expect anyone to pull-off a heelflip or nosegrind on it just because of its size. Apart from that BajaBoard is everything you would imagine to have in a skateboard and perhaps even more. BajaBoard has 12kW of power in total with independent power for all the four wheels that can hurl you up to a top speed of 50km/h and the wireless controller makes it super easy to maneuver the skateboard on any kind or terrain.

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Osteoid medical cast with attachable bone stimulator promises quick healing

Osteoid medical cast

Medical casts that we use are made ideally for structural integrity. These casts are made of plaster and they sacrifice ventilation leading to itching, bad smell and unnecessary bulk. To offer a new, lightweight and durable alternative for such orthopedic casts, Deniz Karasahin has designed a customizable 3D printed medical cast dubbed the Osteoid. Osteoid is designed primarily to improvise on the healing experience of a broken or fractured bone. Being lightweight, easy to build, and fully customizable to need, the Osteoid can be easily combined with low intensity pulsed ultrasound bone simulator. The combination together allows healing process to be reduced by almost 38 percent in most critical cases. Read More…

Russian photographers illuminated Arctic Ice Lake for a car photoshoot

Illuminated Artic Lake

Playing with lights is every photographers favorite pass time. Some photographers take the liberty to stretch their imagination beyond parameters, and this illuminated Artic ice lake setup, created for a photoshoot of a new car, is just one fine example. The set-up looks spectacular, you cannot take your eyes off it for even a second, but creating it was not an easy task. Russian photography duo Dmitry Christoprudov and Nikolay Rykov drilled a fully frozen lake and installed a powerful lighting system and a 1000 lumen Chinese torch under the iced lake – the magnificent outcome is right here for you to see.

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Mobile device power bank that functions as a powerful LED lantern

Hitachi Maxell MPC-CLT6600 power bank LED light lantern

Power hungry gadgets demand a constant backup for juicing them up when you are out on adventure trips. And also there is a need for a good lighting solution to light up the dark. Keeping this in mind, Hitachi Maxell MPC-CLT6600 outdoor lighting solution that also functions as a power bank is one accessory you want to have in your backpack every time you go on a hiking trip. And it is no ordinary mobile device charging device as it has 6600 mAh capacity, enough ti charge 3 smartphones or 2 tablet devices before needing a recharge. Moreover it also functions as a lantern or LED light that can continuously work for a staggering 50 hours in LED/lantern mode.
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Amphicruiser all-terrain vehicle rides on water too

Amphicruiser amphibious 4WD SUV

For those looking to get a SUV that can traverse off-roads and rapid waters with the same dexterity, Amphicruiser might be the apt choice. Developed by Dutch Amfibious Transport (DAT), this all-terrain 4WD (4 wheel drive) vehicle is built on a 4.2 liter Land Cruiser engine which pushes it at a speed of 8 miles per hour on water. And on road, it goes much faster, as you would expect with any Land Cruiser engine powered vehicle. Amphicruiser can drive on land and then in water without any hassle or need to change any physical components.

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Knotch bluetooth smartwatch by Akira Deng

Knotch Bluetooth Writswatch

Smartwatches have become so common these days that the end-user is spoiled for choices when it comes to choosing the right one. There are smartwatches from major gadget manufacturers, concept smartwatches and smartwatches that are slated for release in the coming months. Amongst all this smartwatch frenzy, it is always refreshing to see a niche design, and that is what Knotch Bluetooth Writswatch by Akira Deng, Samson So is about. This award winning smartwatch pairs with Android or iOS mobile phone and synchronized up to the minute notifications that might be important to you.
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Apek MaxPad – World’s first Windows 8.1 Multitouch TV that doubles as desktop display

Apek MaxPad Windows 8 TV

World’s first multi-touch TV with Windows 8.1 operating system is here and it boasts-off a 100 degree wide angle camera for video conferencing in high resolution. Announced by Apek (Brazil-based company), the MaxPad Touch TV has multi-point touchscreen, is powered by 3.8Ghz Quadcore AMD chip and ATI Radeon HD7660 graphics accelerator further enhances its performance for video output in high definition. And all this high-end hardware is stuffed in a 10mm thick frame and the total weight of 75grams makes it a light-weight LED TV for portable use. Apex MaxPad can be used like a desktop and an inclined table attachment orients it in any direction at a maximum angle of 45 degrees.
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