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Osram Sylvania Ultra LED: 100-watt Equivalent Bulb

Osram Sylvania Ultra LED: 100-watt Equivalent Bulb

The new Osram Ultra LED: 100-watt Equivalent Bulb A new generation of LED bulbs is coming to the market with much higher brightness but very low energy consumption. The upcoming Osram Sylvania 100-watt equivalent LED Bulb is already on sale ...

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BioConcrete – Self Healing Concrete

BioConcrete – Self Healing Concrete

The BioConcrete Researchers from Delft Technical University in the Netherlands have developed concrete that can heal itself using special bacteria. Concrete is the most widely used building material in the world but is prone to cracks which means that it ...

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Oakley Airwave – Heads-up Display for the Slopes

Oakley Airwave – Heads-up Display for the Slopes

Oakley Airwave Oakley just announced the Airwave Ski – a futuristic looking ski goggles with a built in information display with wireless communication which can show versatile data including ski analytics such as speed, altitude, vertical descent data and as ...

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Electronic Fingertips to Allow Virtual Sensations

Electronic Fingertips to Allow Virtual Sensations

Electronic fingertips – first step on the way to true VR glove (credit: John Rogers/University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Researchers created an artificial second skin which includes flexible sensors and circuits that can be put on fingertips and artificially create ...

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Dyson – New Hair Free Vacuum Head

Dyson – New Hair Free Vacuum Head

No more hair – Dyson Smart rotating head – Dyson After 4 years of research and no less than 187 prototypes, Dyson came up with what it claims to be the world’s best hair free vacuum brush for its line ...

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Disney Working on Printed Optics

Disney Working on Printed Optics

3D printed chess with optical and electronical component (Credit: Karl D.D. Willis) Researchers working for Disney Research in Pittsburgh have demonstrated how different types of electronics and optic components can be created using a 3D printer. These components can be ...

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Kindle Paperwhite Explained

Kindle Paperwhite Explained

Amazon Paperwhite in action (Credit: Amazon) Paperwhite technology explained (Credit: Amazon) Amazon recently announced a new version of the Kindle electronic reader with a new kind of technology which uses an innovative front lighting for better contrast even at bright ...

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Self Charging Battery Developed

Self Charging Battery Developed

The new Self-Charging Power Cell Researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology developed a unique power cell that self-charges directly by converting mechanical energy into chemical energy, storing the power until it is released as electrical current. This technology eliminates ...

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Cloud in the Web – Quadrocopters Dancing at Night

Cloud in the Web – Quadrocopters Dancing at Night

Not UFOs – Quadrocopters dancing at night Austrian researchers developed a unique technology for controlling dozens of flying drones at the same time, creating a spectacular visual display at night with the drones lighting the sky in an array of ...

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