Author Archives: Donyae Coles

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Info: Donyae’s love for technology is based on a need to survive our future robotic overlords. Know thy enemy as you know yourself. But since even odds are on the zombie future, she has also learned how to prepare squirrel. You can find her on Facebook until the robots - or zombies - rise up.
Eco Friendly June 27, 2019 posted by Donyae Coles

Modern Meadow – this company is making fabric from micro organisms

Textiles, specifically those made from animals or animal fibers in this case have a heavy toll on the environment. Cultivating these materials takes up a good deal of space and leads to a lot of manufacturing waste. Although the practice can be done with less waste on small scales, that’s not industry standard. Modern Meadow is the company that is taking on the textile industry by creating animal free products.

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Modern Meadow – this company is making fabric from micro organisms
Gadgets June 27, 2019 posted by Donyae Coles

Little Box – a sweet little A/B box

Wireless connections can be a godsend. It’s awesome when you can just stream your music to a speaker from your phone or whatever. Just so great. But it can be annoying too. If you want the freedom of wireless with the convenience of wired, Little Box is the solution.

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Little Box – a sweet little A/B box
software June 26, 2019 posted by Donyae Coles

Bye Bye Camera – remove people from your photos

Every take a photo and think, “This would be great if it wasn’t for the person in it”? Well if that’s you, then good news, there’s an app for that. The Bye Bye Camera removes humans from the pictures you take so you can capture a world were people aren’t.

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Bye Bye Camera – remove people from your photos
hmm..interesting June 26, 2019 posted by Donyae Coles

What Will Climate Change Look Like – it depends on where you are

Climate change doesn’t look the same everywhere. The earth is a big place and how the rising temperatures effect it will be different, in some cases drastically different, depending on where you’re located at. Which means, what strategies you use to cope with it will be different. This article takes a look at how different climate change will be for various regions of the United States.

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What Will Climate Change Look Like – it depends on where you are
Gadgets June 25, 2019 posted by Donyae Coles

Braava Jet 240 – let a robot mop your floor

Household chores, for the birds! Free up your time and buy a robot. We’re not quite on the Jetsons level of automated homes but that doesn’t mean you have to mop your own floor. The Braava Jet 240 will get it cleaned up for you just as well.

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Braava Jet 240 – let a robot mop your floor
Electric Cars June 25, 2019 posted by Donyae Coles

Lightyear One – the solar powered electric car

Electric cars are considered by many to be one of the key components in battling climate change. Getting them on the road, getting emission causing cars off the road, can only help. One of the biggest issues is the range of these cars. After all, leave an urban area and good look finding somewhere to change up that battery. Lightyear One is a solar car that hopes to bridge that gap.

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Lightyear One – the solar powered electric car
Eco Friendly June 24, 2019 posted by Donyae Coles

Just BioFiber – hemp brick building alternative

What if your whole house was a carbon capture? Just the place you live, sleep at night, avoid other people was itself a way to help clean up CO2? Seems like a science fiction dream right? Well it’s closer to reality than you would think with the building materials from Just BioFiber.

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Just BioFiber – hemp brick building alternative
Eco Friendly June 20, 2019 posted by Donyae Coles

DyeCoo – dyeing without water?

The textile industry is responsible for a lot of pollution. It’s a huge problem and one that many people are trying to combat. DyeCoo is the company that looked at how to we color fabric and decided to go water free. Their process uses reclaimed Co2 and has virtually no waste.

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DyeCoo – dyeing without water?
Eco Friendly June 19, 2019 posted by Donyae Coles

Microgrid – for sustainability think small

Many people dream of living “off gird” and being totally self sustainable but humans are social animals and the future may actually be in microgridding. You and and everyone you know may one day live in self contained homes, without having to move out to the wilderness.

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Microgrid – for sustainability think small