Gadgets

A Pile of 3G Apple iPhones

June 9, 2008 / 1 Comment

My neighbor, Steve Jobs (how's that for name dropping), will likely unveil the 3G iPhone today. He called and asked me what I thought about the idea. The message is on my phone. (right!) FWIW, I do live about 3 miles from Apple HQ. Jobs lives in the mountains and I live in the low-rent district of Silicon Valley. This new 3G ...

2008 Optibike OB1 – Hybrid Electric Bicycle

May 6, 2008 / 1 Comment

After reading about the most bike-friendly cities in the world, I came upon a bicycle by Optibike. First impressions was that it looks nice and sportier but then I found out that this is the OB1, the hybrid electric bicycle and my mind change. Going to work on a bike has never been easier, but I have to agree it's just ...

Plastic Bags : better use them to relax

March 10, 2008 / 1 Comment

There is a plastic bags invasion that I am sure you're aware of. It happens where you live, where I live so it's a widely spread disease that we doesn't seem to be able to fight with. Other than the radical solutions I've heard so far that forbids supermarkets from offering their customers plastic bags, nothing was as funny as ...

Husqvarna’s Solar Powered Automower

March 7, 2008 / No Comments

The days when you had to go out and cut the lawn yourself are history, because these days we have automowers to do it for us. Husqvarna decided to please us and announced that they will be launching the world's first electricity solar powered hybrid automower, which is extremely quiet and outputs zero emissions. Using all sorts of sensors it's smart ...