Technology

iNature Bio-Degradable Outfits for iPhones Arrive

January 19, 2012 / No Comments

This might be something you are seeing for the first time. The iNature for iPhone is a biodegradable cover designed for the Apple device. iNature has been designed by Italian firms, Med Computer and Biomood, and the idea is really novel and relevant to the time we live in. Such innovations are the only hope we have, since we are on ...

Impecca Bamboo Products Attract CES Attendees

January 13, 2012 / No Comments

It no longer matters to the manufacturers if the texture of the gadgets and gizmos they make look like that of a wood piece. As if testifying that, bamboo gadgets are being picked up by most of the people at the CES this year. Dwelling on the opportunity, Impecca is getting all the attention and of course an increase in ...

Sprint LG Viper Announced; Smartphone Sports Eco-friendly Properties

January 10, 2012 / No Comments

Sprint has officially announced its first 4G LTE devices and along with the Galaxy Nexus, the new and eco-friendly LG phone, Viper, also gets into the list. The carrier has said that the three products will run on the Sprint 4G LTE network and would exemplify the company’s cutting-edge technology. The eco-friendly LG Viper 4G LTE in fact takes forward Sprint’s ...

Quattro and Duo USB Wall Outlets Ready to Save Energy and Power Up Devices

December 30, 2011 / No Comments

These days, every one seems to be grappling with limited space and the associated difficulties their USB devices face. There are a lot of companies doing research in commercializing USB power ports and wall outlets now. One such company, Current Werks, has introduced the Quattro and Duo, which they claim are industry-changing, energy-saving USB wall outlets. The Quattro completely substitutes a ...

Eco-friendliness Flows into Thinksound ms-01 Headsets

December 29, 2011 / No Comments

Thinksound has been in the audio business for the past few years and has always come up with stuff that literally had the tech junkie’s mind blown away. This time around, they have come up with something more interesting. The latest device – a brand new headset - comes incorporating advanced hardware and is also eco-friendly. Their headset, christened ms-01 ear ...

Black Silicon to Make Solar Tech More Efficient and Profitable

December 28, 2011 / No Comments

Generating electricity using solar panels is an area where research has been going on for the past two decades. There hasn’t been any modification that was enough to change the way we looked at this in terms of profit or enhanced efficiency. But the discovery of black silicon and the news of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) licensing its ...

World’s Largest Li-Ion battery Plant Comes Up in Russia

December 28, 2011 / No Comments

This is great news for the Russians. The world’s largest Li-Ion battery plant has opened in the country. As far as the job seekers in the US are concerned, what they have lost is much more than a company. There are numerous direct jobs in the company and in a world where job openings are scarce; it indeed is a ...

Apple Mulls Over Replacing Plug-In Batteries with Hydrogen Fuel Cells

December 27, 2011 / 1 Comment

It seems Apple is never tired of experimenting with innovations. Currently, the company is thinking of replacing the conventional plug-in batteries with fuel cells so as to increase the time the battery takes to drain out. It is fairly understood that this renaissance may aid pollution but fuel cells indeed provide longer gaps between recharges. Hydrogen fuel cells tend to have troubles ...

Replay Jeans Introduces Laser Wash Technology; Cuts Down on Water Wastage

December 26, 2011 / No Comments

Italian denim brand Replay Jeans has introduced a new technology to reproduce the double jointed look of classic vintage denim, without much stress on environment. The new technology is called ‘Laser Wash’, which uses Laser rather than water. The ozone washing machines the company uses further cuts the amount of water needed by a conventional denim tumbler. With the Laser Wash, ...

Know How Much Water You Use [Video]

December 19, 2011 / 1 Comment

How do you monitor your outdoor water use, like the water needed for plants? Well, you probably just let your intuition do the work. Now, there is something new to help you with that; a gadget that tells you how much water is being used in real time. Basically, the Water Saver can be attached to the end of a hose ...