Thursday , 19 January 2017

Tech

MIT Develops “Ingestible Origami Robots”

From the brilliant minds of MIT, researchers there are now working prototypes of ” ingestible origami robots”. These little robots will be able to preform certain medical procedures like administering medication, patching wounds and clearing bodily obstructions such as a battery lodged in the stomach. Although these little machines are in the earliest stages of development, the range of work they …

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Dark Sky now available for Android

It is about damn time…Yes that’s right Dark Sky (one of the top weather app for Apple users) has finally hit the Google Play Store. When using my iPhone I adore Dark Sky and immediately jumped on board with my Android devices. Dark Sky is known for its notifications letting you know down to exacts on when weather is starting …

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Captain America Electromagnetic Shield [VIDEO]

We’ve all almost certainly thought about wielding the mighty shield of Captain America. Fess up, you totally have and how could you not? The thing is awesome and just completely badass. Huge imagination can always turn a trashcan lid into it and there are the officially licensed plastic shields, but you just can’t find an electromagnetic shield like Cap used in …

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The plug that will reset your router

Reset Plug

When the internet goes down, again, we usually find that all we need to do is reset the router. Sounds simple enough, but then you have to get down on your hands and knees to fish the router out from the tangle of wires behind your desk. It’s particularly frustrating when you’re helping that friend or relative that doesn’t know …

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Bringing Back the Brain Dead with ReAnima

ReAnima

Though it seems like the premise for a bad movie, using stem cells to bring the brain dead back to life could be a real thing. Please bear in mind I said could be I’m still not certain whether or not this is an elaborate hoax. Let me explain what’s going on, and then I’ll tell you why I think …

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Virtual Reality takes painting to an otherworldly level! [VIDEO]

Vocativ, a technological hub, showcased the beautifully intricate use of virtual reality in their stunning visual display of digital art by Tilt Brush. Creating artist masterpieces just took on an all new meaning with this otherworldly use of interactive technology. The artist shown is seen painting magnificent landscapes with all sorts of colours that seem too good to be true. …

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Oculus Rift Hitting Shelves Before Preorders Fullfilled

Oculus Rift

This coming weekend is going to be a busy one. Mother’s Day (you can check out our Mother’s Day Star Wars gift guide here.) is Sunday,  Free Comic Book Day on Saturday and now according to Oculus, their Retail Experience kicks off this weekend as well.  48 Best Buy stores will have a small amount of Rifts available for purchase starting Saturday, May …

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Incredible SeeNote now up for pre-order

A small white square shaped electronic device with black writing on the screen. A yellow light illuminates from the sides of the square device. A kitchen blurred out in the background.

Despite what could be said about the traditional Sticky Note, everyone can agree they’re extremely useful in a pinch. Whether you’re just passing around notes at home or writing down important numbers at work, they just get the job done. What also gets the job done are the scheduling apps we have on our mobile devices, mixed in with the …

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Catterbox – What did your Cat just call me?

The World's First Talking Cat Collar

What did I just watch? Is it really possible to translate a cat’s meows into human speech? Catterbox could be amazing, or it could be the greatest prank of all time. My own cat, Scotty, is my best buddy, but I often find myself frustrated because I have no idea what he’s trying to tell me. Especially when he wanders …

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Geek Future: Magic Leap, the Next Step In Augmented Reality

Man adding a planet to the galaxy through AR

Rarely do the videos that slide past my Facebook wall catch my eye. Often they are the usual batch of vines, funny chuckles, and cute animals but every once in a while something good shows up. It’s a video that makes me dig out my internet shovel and start plundering the depths of the web to find the source of …

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