A man wearing the EveryKey wristband.

Image obtained with thanks from EveryKey.

Everykey Unlocks Your Devices And Logs Into Websites

Everykey is a bracelet technology that goes well beyond password manager apps by storing your passwords and using a wireless bracelet as a key. It also aims to unlock anything that uses a physical key and devices such as your phone or computer. The key selling point of this wearable technology is that users can […]

One of the TI Launchpad MSP430 devices. It serves a very different purpose from the Raspberry Pi with its low-level control capabilities.

You Can Now Get A Raspberry Pi For £13

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has released the cheapest Raspberry Pi computer yet. The £13 ($20 USD) Raspberry Pi Model A+. The Raspberry Pi A+ consumes a miniscule 1 watt (200 mA or 0.2 A at 5 volts), which is 45% less than the Model B+. This means that most smartphone batteries could power it for 4 […]

Lithium-ion cell.

Image obtained with thanks from Argonne National Laboratory on Flickr.

Queensland Researchers Develop Supercapacitor For EVs

Researchers at the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia have developed a new carbon-based supercapacitor (otherwise known as ultracapacitor) film technology with an improved power density. This enables it to provide larger bursts of power for acceleration. This just means it can discharge its energy more quickly. According to the Queensland University of Technology’s website: […]

Planes at Airport Sheremetyevo. Chauffeur services are a very convenient way to get around and show frequent customers how important they are to the airline industry.

AT&T Cancels Their In-Flight Wi-Fi Plans

AT&T has decided that they will no longer enter the in-flight Wi-Fi industry. Before this decision, they partnered with Honeywell International Inc to provide Internet access via Wi-Fi using their 4G LTE technology. “After a thorough review of our investment portfolio, the company decided to no longer pursue entry into the inflight connectivity industry,” AT&T […]

An iPhone 4S. Image obtained with thanks from Matthew Pearce on Flickr.

The Implications Of Modern Mobile Technology

Today’s mobile technology and social media apps have been equipped with many features and apps that enable you to get turn-by-turn directions, save and access your data via cloud services, and much more, but as is the case with modern electronics. It is not used in the smartest way possible, and smart use of it […]

My Ideal Boosted Board

The current Boosted Boards serve their purpose well as electric longboards, but this article is what I personally would like to see in the future. Personality mobility devices vary quite a bit, but only a fraction of them are on the market. Segways cost several thousand dollars, Hyundai made a nice little personal mobility device […]

Image credit: Discovery Channel.

Paul Rosolie Gets Eaten Alive By A Snake On Discovery

No, you didn’t misread that. A man named Paul Rosolie visited an unexplored ecosystem to find the world’s largest snake (anaconda) and get eaten by it on Discovery Channel’s Eaten Alive show.   A sneak-peek of the Eaten Alive show. Video Credit: Discovery Channel. Normally, people know a little about the locations they are travelling to […]

Samsung Gear VR.

What Is The Samsung Gear VR And Why Would You Want To Use It?

By Jennifer Birch. There have been rumors that Oculus, maker of the popular VR gaming accessory “Oculus Rift,” and Samsung are in cahoots for a new virtual reality gadget that would work on mobile gadgets. On September 3rd, the tittle-tattle turned to truth when Samsung officially announced the collaboration. The partnership will produce a new […]

A Model S in Wale. This vehicle got a Euro NCAP 5-star safety rating.

Tesla Model S Receives A Euro NCAP 5-Star Safety Rating

The Tesla Model S electric car has achieved a 5-star safety rating from both the European New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) and the NHTSA. This says a lot about the unusual technology behind this car. Every vehicle has its strengths and weaknesses, and unfortunately: manufacturers skimp on one thing or another to meet their design […]

Westin Hotel in Santa Clara.

Image obtained with thanks from Peter Kaminski on Flickr.

Smartphone Keys Will Soon Unlock Starwood Hotels

Starwood will start allowing people to unlock their guest rooms at Starwood hotels using their phones this week. You can utilize this service by installing the provided smartphone key app on your smartphone. This is an invitation-only service. According to The Bulletin, Starwood will begin offering smartphone key apps at 10 hotels in its Aloft, […]

Inside Facebook's headquarter building.

Facebook Will Ban Giveaways On November 5

Facebook has decided to ban contests that incentivize social media engagement such as liking and sharing via rewards programs. Their reason: To ensure quality connections and help businesses reach the people who matter to them, we want people to like Pages because they want to connect and hear from the business, not because of artificial […]

A man wearing the HP MB Chronowing smartwatch.

The MB Chronowing Looks Exactly Like A Traditional Watch

Gilt Groupe, along with HP and the fashion designer Michael Bastian have created a smartwatch called the MB Chronowing that looks exactly like a traditional analog watch. It is more realistic than the Moto 360 I recently wrote about, however, it isn’t as advanced. The tastefully designed stainless steel MB Chronowing doesn’t have a touch screen, […]