World’s biggest SD card with massive 512GB storage from SanDisk

sandisk 512GB sd card
SanDisk had introduced its first SD card with a memory of 512 MB in 2003, and now, after 10 years, it has revealed another SD card with a massive storage capacity of 512 GB. It makes 512GB Extreme Pro SDXC UHS-I world’s largest capacity SD card. It’s a giant leap in the field of SD card storage. Read More…

Voke nicotine inhaler gets medical approval in UK

Voke nicotine inhaler

For those who want to quit smoking, a subsidiary of British American Tobacco named Nicoventures have developed a nicotine inhaler device. Dubbed Voke, the device looks similar to an e-cigarette and is the first product of its kind to be approved by the UK Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). However, the Voke inhaler is different from an e-cigarette as it is non-electronic and does not use batteries. Unlike an e-cigarette, it is activated simply by inhaling of the user to deliver nicotine. Voke involves no heat or combustion and therefore produces no ash or smoke. E-Cigarettes attracts younger generation but the Voke nicotine inhaler is developed to encourage smokers who want to reduce, replace or stop smoking.
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SideSwipe will let you control your phone with in-air hand gestures

SideSwipe

Are you looking for an alternative way to use your phone because you’re sick of the buttons and touchscreens? For your love, researchers at the University of Washington in Seattle have developed a way to control your smartphone with in-air gestures above and around the device. The novel system called SideSwipe will be that unique and interesting way, you always wanted, to let you interact with the phone without using touchscreens or physical buttons. Read More…

How about a diamond encrusted iPhone 6 for $48.5 million?

diamond encrusted iPhone 6 by Falcon

FALCON SuperNova iPhone 6 encrusted with Pink Diamond

As now the long awaited Apple iPhone 6 has been officially launched, it is quite predictable that we will see some custom made models of the iPhone 6 from various luxury mobile manufacturers. Falcon, a US-based manufacturer of luxury phones are one of those who are taking pre-orders for their ultra-luxury variants of the iPhone 6 which also includes a pink diamond supernova model that comes with a retail price of $48.5 million.

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Breathe your way to good health with Zenytime’s tiny sensor and mobile games

zenytime breathing sensor from smartphones

Following the success of driving and flying simulators that have proven a boon to new age drivers and pilots; an Arizona-based startup Zenytime is developing breathing-based games to help people remain fit and healthy. The company claims, conscious and controlled breathing can lead to low stress level, strong immune system and better cardiovascular health, among other things. To allow people to breathe in a controlled and conscious manner, Zenytime has developed a little sensor, which allows players to play games in a dedicated app using their breath. Read More…

Fashionable NEUROTiQ headgear can read the wearer’s brain

NEUROTiQ headwear by Sensoree

Integrating fashion with the latest technology seems to be the new mantra of designers. Sensoree, a collective of designers and artists have created NEUROTiQ, a unique headgear that besides acting as a fashionable hat also measures the state of mind of the wearer. Giving an impression of a cobweb, the high-tech fashion accessory is packed with an Emotiv EPOC EEG sensor outfitted with nylon knitting and features 14 glowing globules that sense and interpret brain wave patterns. NEUROTiQ headwear was recently unveiled at the New York Fashion Week.
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Acer creates flashy Selfie-Hat for London Fashion Week

Acer Selfie-Hat

The most common use of smartphones today is clicking selfies. But, who needs a smartphone when your hat can click selfies for you? Well, that’s what Taiwanese electronics company Acer have made possible with the creation of the Selfie-Hat in partnership with fashion designer Christian Cowan-Sanluis. Termed as a one-of-a-kind couture hat, this unique headpiece is a huge glittery pink sombrero that features a fold-down flap integrated with Acer’s Iconia A-1 840 tablet. The face of the tablet is directed towards the wearer who can spin the hat to set different angles as per his choice for shooting a selfie.
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Dell Venue 8 7000 – world’s thinnest tablet with killer next-gen camera

dell-venue-8-7000 tablet

Tablet are steadily making the laptops disappear, but still there is a lot tablets can imbibe from the proactive features being embedded into smartphones. To make a little change in the tablet market, Dell has teamed with Intel to launch the Dell Venue 8 7000 tablet with Intel’s RealSense Snapshot Depth Camera. The tablet measuring only 6.0mm thick is perhaps the thinnest tablet in the world. Featuring killer next generation camera tech, the Dell Venue 8 7000, released at the Intel Developer Forum, has metal exterior for a rugged feel. Read More…

Pele inaugurates first player-powered soccer field in Brazil

Pele inaugurates player-powered soccer field

Brazilian football legend Pele have inaugurated the first ever player-powered soccer field in Rio de Janeiro slum of Morro da Mineira. Using a new technology developed by British start-up Pavegen, the football pitch uses the energy generated by the player’s movement on the field to partly power up the floods lights. A total of 200 underground tiles were installed across the width and breadth of the field. The tiles will gather kinetic energy through the motion of the players and will feed that power to six 280-watt LED floodlights overhead. However, the tiles provide only 20 percent of electricity for the lights and the remaining comes from the solar panels set up at the facility.
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Samsung teams up with Diesel Black Gold to release custom Gear S smartwatch

custom Galaxy Gear S

Samsung is busy manufacturing wearables and collaborating with various well-known brands from the fashion world these days. A little while back we witnessed the release of Galaxy Gear S smartwatch from the South Korean tech giants and then a partnership with Swarovski for the creation of a chic strap for the Gear S. Now again, Samsung have teamed up with fashion brand Diesel Black Gold to design custom versions of the Galaxy Gear S that will be launched at the runway of the Diesel’s Spring/Summer 2015 show. The coalition between the two major brands in their respective field marks the union of creative and design-sensible technologies with a contemporary fashion world.
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