Caddytrek | The first automated golf caddy

The innovative CaddyTrek automated golf caddy from FTR Systems is here! Using a pocket-sized sensor, the CaddyTrek will follow in your footsteps and avoid obstacles with ease. The Caddytrek is compact and lightweight, so it’s a breeze to unfold and refold it with only one person. Caddytrek | The first automated golf caddy, Caddytrek will Read more about Caddytrek | The first automated golf caddy[…]

Head Up Displays for you car

The landscape for car HUDs has changed dramatically over the last year, so here is a short overview for what’s possible. Microvision: Head Up Displays. Microvision supplies a Pico projector which uses laser projection to project onto a car. It works during daytime and doesn’t need a film to be added to the glass. AAXA Read more about Head Up Displays for you car[…]

A Flexible, Transparent Lithium-ion Battery

Stanford scientists used a grid-structured electrode, which is fabricated by a microfluidics-assisted method, such that the feature dimension in the electrode is below the resolution limit of human eyes, and, thus, the electrode appears transparent. By aligning multiple electrodes together, the amount of energy stored increases readily without sacrificing the transparency. In addition, the battery Read more about A Flexible, Transparent Lithium-ion Battery[…]

The fanless spinning heatsink: more efficient and immune to dust

There’s a fundamental flaw with fan-and-heatsink cooling systems: no matter how hard the fan blows, a boundary layer of motionless, highly-insulating air remains on the heatsink. You can increase the size of the heatsink and you can blow more air, but ultimately the boundary layer prevents the system from being efficient; it’s simply a physical Read more about The fanless spinning heatsink: more efficient and immune to dust[…]

Gadgets tied to 25 percent of US car crashes

Driving distractions, primarily by cellphones and other electronic devices, are associated with up to 25 percent of U.S. car crashes, according to a report released on Thursday. The study by the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), a nonprofit group that works to improve traffic safety, assessed research from more than 350 scientific papers published since Read more about Gadgets tied to 25 percent of US car crashes[…]

Pioneer’s AppRadio delivers iPhone integration, automotive and audio bliss for $400

Which is a shitload cheaper than the JVC KD-AVx77 (EUR. 600,-) or KW-AVX840 (EUR 500,-). It’s a two DIN unit and there’s not so much functionality as the JVC’s have – it only has 4 apps which are limited but Pioneer say they will be adding more. Pioneer’s AppRadio delivers iPhone integration, automotive and audio Read more about Pioneer’s AppRadio delivers iPhone integration, automotive and audio bliss for $400[…]

New Disposable, Medical Camera Is the Size of a Grain of Salt

The German Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration recently reported the development of a camera with a lens attached that is 1 x 1 x 1.5 millimeters in size, which is the size of a grain of salt. At about a cubic millimeter in size, this camera is right at the size limit that the Read more about New Disposable, Medical Camera Is the Size of a Grain of Salt[…]

RE-35 | Digital cartridges for analog 35-mm cameras

This features a pull out system for your old 35 mm camera, turning it into a digital one. It has a USB connection for copying the pictures and recharging. Unfortunately, it looks like it’s not real, but an April Fools joke. Everyone who sees it wishes it was a real product though, it’s making huge Read more about RE-35 | Digital cartridges for analog 35-mm cameras[…]

Celluon evoMouse – laser projected multitouch mousepad

The evoMouse is the evolution of the computer mouse. With the evoMouse, your finger is your pointer and there is no more pushing around a physical mouse. The evoMouse works on nearly any flat surface and requires very little space. It tracks effortlessly to your comfortable and natural movements. With the evoMouse, you can perform Read more about Celluon evoMouse – laser projected multitouch mousepad[…]