Category: Gadgets

Cell-ebration! 40 Years of Cellphone History

Today’s mobile movement is all about efficiency and multitasking. But with the first cellphone in 1973, you could place a phone call and get a workout at the same time. After all, the phone weighed 2.5 pounds. The cellphone turned 40 on Wednesday, April 3. Its creator, Martin Cooper, 84, Read More >

This Headband Controls Your Smartphone With Your Brain

Google Glasses? Passe. Voice-controlled intelligent agents? So over. Controlling the tempo of “Call Me Maybe” with your heartbeat? Please. The future of wearable computing is all about using your noggin. That’s what the Muse headband promises to do. Currently seeking funding on Indiegogo (see the smartly produced and highly convincing Read More >

A Magazine Is an iPad That Does Not Work

Technology codes our minds, changes our OS. Apple products have done this extensively. The video shows how magazines are now useless and impossible to understand, for digital natives. It shows real life clip of a 1-year old, growing among touch screens and print. And how the latter becomes irrelevant. Medium Read More >

Prosthetic Hand Designed For Basketball

Bob Radocy of TRS Inc. holds a basketball with a prosthetic hand designed for the sport at a gym in Boulder, Colorado. He designs prosthetic attachments that allow amputee athletes to participate in multiple sports

Wi-Fi Detector Shirt

Thanks to the ingenious ThinkGeek robot monkeys you can display the current wi-fi signal strength to yourself and everyone around you with this stylish Wi-Fi Detector Shirt. The glowing bars on the front of the shirt dynamically change as the surrounding wi-fi signal strength fluctuates. Finally you can get the Read More >

Apple Sells its 1 Millionth iPhone

Apple today announced that after only 74 days they have sold their 1 Millionth iPhone. No doubt, there has been a large increase in sales since the price drop announcement last week, this can’t be anything but good news for Apple. “One million iPhones in 74 days-it took almost two Read More >

Interactive FogScreen Now For Sale

FogScreen works by using ultrasound to blast water into teeny little vapor droplets, so teeny that they travel with air as opposed to through air, which means that you don’t get wet when you walk through the

Jobs Unveils the Apple iPhone

Since the company unveiled the iPod in 2001, there has certainly been more to the inventor of the Macintosh than just desktop hardware. Rumors had circulated for months that Apple might extend itself beyond music and computing into the massive cellphone market. With good reason: While Apple sells more than Read More >