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cool tech January 27, 2015 posted by

WhatSim – the cheap SIM card designed for unlimited WhatsApp chatting only

There’s clever, and then there’s really clever, and the new WhatSim is a very smart product indeed. Capitalizing on people’s need to stay in touch when traveling without breaking the bank, this new SIM card service for mobile phones provides an ultra cheap global WhatsApp chatting platform for all.


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WhatSim – the cheap SIM card designed for unlimited WhatsApp chatting only
cool tech January 16, 2015 posted by

Tapster – could this touchscreen tapping robot one day run our lives?

If you’re a developer of mobile games and apps, one of the big hassles is having to test everything to make sure it works OK. Which means loading the software and laboriously going through the tests on a demo phone touchscreen to make sure it all works as it should. Or you could get smarter.


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Tapster – could this touchscreen tapping robot one day run our lives?
Awesome January 12, 2015 posted by

Shower Of The Future – revolutionary new system cuts water waste to almost zero, you shower in just 5 liters of luxury water

There’s no question that we waste a huge amount of energy every day, which is not fair on the planet or on our pocketbooks. The problem is it’s hard to identify easy wins, where we can make savings which are significant and yet don’t adversely impact our lives too much. Now a Swedish company has come up with an ingenious system which promises to completely overturn our shower waste and give us a better shower at the same time.


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Shower Of The Future – revolutionary new system cuts water waste to almost zero, you shower in just 5 liters of luxury water
cool tech November 27, 2014 posted by

Dry Mud Jeans – rent your jeans, recycle them when done and help conserve your planet’s resources

Denim jeans are a huge business around the world, but the one thing we kind of ignore is what happens to all that lovely cotton when we’re done with it? Landfill? Well now there’s a really innovative alternative which promises to change the way we approach the use of fashion and clothing in general.


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Dry Mud Jeans – rent your jeans, recycle them when done and help conserve your planet’s resources
cool tech November 17, 2014 posted by

Roost Smart Battery – transform your old smoke detector with Wi-Fi and smartphone tech

Back when I lived in an apartment, I was once awoken at 4 AM by the smell of smoke. Two minutes later, the source of the smell was pouring through my vents and filling the room. I packed up two kids and two cats in record time while calling the fire department. You know how many of my smoke detectors went off? Zero. The batteries were all dead. The Roost Smart Battery is a device that aims to stop this…


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Roost Smart Battery – transform your old smoke detector with Wi-Fi and smartphone tech
cool tech November 12, 2014 posted by

Perfect Bake – app controlled smart baking guarantees perfect results, impress the in-laws

We’re rapidly approaching the season of good will, cheer and massive amounts of baked goods. Which is awesome if you’re an eater, but not so good if you’re a cook, especially one who’s a little unsure in the kitchen. But now you can relax, because technology has got your back, to help you bake perfect results every time.


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Perfect Bake – app controlled smart baking guarantees perfect results, impress the in-laws
cool tech November 7, 2014 posted by

Equil Smartpen 2 – instantly convert your squiggles and notes into digital format

Wouldn’t it be great if you could write, draw or create something with a pen on plain paper, and it would instantly transfer to your phone or tablet in digital form, so you could send it by email, share it or edit it on a computer program? Well now you can with the new power of ‘smart pens’.  The Equil Smartpen 2, for instance, bridges the gap between the physical world and the digital one and lets you digitize your…


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Equil Smartpen 2 – instantly convert your squiggles and notes into digital format
cool tech November 7, 2014 posted by

Equil Smartpen 2 – instantly convert your squiggles and notes into digital format

Wouldn’t it be great if you could write, draw or create something with a pen on plain paper, and it would instantly transfer to your phone or tablet in digital form, so you could send it by email, share it or edit it on a computer program? Well now you can with the new power of ‘smart pens’.  The Equil Smartpen 2, for instance, bridges the gap between the physical world and the digital one and lets you digitize your…


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Equil Smartpen 2 – instantly convert your squiggles and notes into digital format
Awesome November 6, 2014 posted by

Quantum Of The Seas – we take a trip on the mind blowing new $1 billion mega ship, probably the best cruise liner ever built [Review]

Last week we were given an unprecedented opportunity to travel out with the incredible new Quantum Of The Seas cruise liner as part of its pre-inaugural shake-down cruise from Southampton port. For the uninitiated, the Quantum is the most technology packed cruise ship ever to sail the seven seas – billed as the world’s first ‘Smart Ship‘ – and comes with a suitably impressive price tag of near on a billion dollars. Give or take.


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Quantum Of The Seas – we take a trip on the mind blowing new $1 billion mega ship, probably the best cruise liner ever built [Review]