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cool tech July 2, 2014 posted by

iSwimband – wireless monitor triggers phone alarm if there’s a danger of drowning

Every year there are far too many tragic deaths caused by accidental drowning, so it’s always good to report on products which are designed to prevent these sad events. The problem is especially acute at crowded public pools where it can be very difficult to keep track of small children from poolside.


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iSwimband – wireless monitor triggers phone alarm if there’s a danger of drowning
cool tech July 2, 2014 posted by

Smart Cloud – turn your living room into a thunderstorm, without all that wet stuff

I love rainy days. Love them. Every time I have to leave my house on a rainy day, and forego listening to the sound it makes, I feel it was a day wasted. Now my dark and gloomy soul can have a thunderstorm (sans rain) whenever I want with the Smart Cloud.


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Smart Cloud – turn your living room into a thunderstorm, without all that wet stuff
cool tech June 30, 2014 posted by

Whistle Phone Finder – lost your phone, just whistle. You know how to whistle right? [Freeware App]

We’ve all suffered from lost phone syndrome at one point or another, haven’t we? Back of the sofa cushions, yesterday’s coat pocket, a bag at the end of the rainbow. It’s just one of those frustrating things that can happen, especially when we’re on our way out of the door to catch a train/plane/bus. But now there’s an app which can help you find your phone in an instant without having to make a call, and it’s totally free.


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Whistle Phone Finder – lost your phone, just whistle. You know how to whistle right? [Freeware App]
cool tech June 24, 2014 posted by

littleBits – open source maker kit promises a world of delight for wannabe nerds of any age

Making machines and projects out of various different objects is a pasttime that never gets old. But your creations generally don’t come with a huge selection of electronic components to choose from, nor do they snap together as easily as LEGO kits do. Until now.


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littleBits – open source maker kit promises a world of delight for wannabe nerds of any age
cool tech June 23, 2014 posted by

Nissan Leaf To Home – your electric car can now also double up as an emergency home generator and even earn you money?

Electric cars are developing at a rapid speed nowadays, alongside improvements in battery technology and charging infrastructure. But it looks as though there may be even more to come in the future, if this new technology from Nissan takes hold.


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Nissan Leaf To Home – your electric car can now also double up as an emergency home generator and even earn you money?
cool tech June 20, 2014 posted by

3D Printer Pen – we have some great fun with this new $79 pen printer [Review]

3D printing is definitely the cool hip thing to do nowadays, at least judging by the number of printers you see launching on the crowdfunding sites. But one area that’s still a bit of a mystery is the budget end of the market, namely 3D pen printers, which offer similar 3D capabilities, but via a handheld device.


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3D Printer Pen – we have some great fun with this new $79 pen printer [Review]
cool tech June 19, 2014 posted by

Nissan e-NV200 – superb all electric workhorse may change small business transport for ever [Review]

And boom, before you could catch your breath, the future hit us square in the face. Nissan Motors, purveyors of fine electric vehicles to the environmentally friendly has taken the bold and perhaps prescient step of launching an all-electric van and people carrier, aiming EV technology smack at the center of the white van man culture.


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Nissan e-NV200 – superb all electric workhorse may change small business transport for ever [Review]
cool tech June 12, 2014 posted by

Discov3ry: game changing add-on for 3D printing lets you print with anything from Nutella to Latex

Do you love food? Do you love fancy food such as cakes decorated so precisely they look like art and feel almost criminal to eat? Me too. So I was incredibly stoked to see that Structur3d Printing has pioneered a way to print with frosting using a 3D printer. Up till now 3D printers have mostly been confined to printing using some kind of plastic only, but not any more.


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Discov3ry: game changing add-on for 3D printing lets you print with anything from Nutella to Latex
cool tech June 11, 2014 posted by

MakerBot Replicator Mini – The Next Gen 3D Printer for Your Home Makes Life Easier

3D printing is hands down one of the coolest recent innovations we’ve yet seen, but one of the hurdles of printing in 3D is that you have to be able to design in 3D, and if you’re the kind of person who can’t draw a straight line, working in the 3rd dimension might be a little troubling. To say the least.


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MakerBot Replicator Mini – The Next Gen 3D Printer for Your Home Makes Life Easier
cool tech June 9, 2014 posted by

SmartWeave – finally an anti stain work shirt that lets you bike to work and still look cool

This time of summer is the worst ever for subway stains, or even bike blooms. That’s right, those underarm wet patches of shame, which prove you’ve just let hot and sweaty ruin your day. But now tech has come to the rescue, and the world cheers.


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SmartWeave – finally an anti stain work shirt that lets you bike to work and still look cool
cool tech June 9, 2014 posted by

Bluetooth Caskeid – Pure’s cool new tech lets you stream music to every room in perfect sync

There’s nothing particular cool about wireless speakers any more, since they’re been around for a fair amount of time.  But what is news is the fact that speaker maker Pure has released a cool new technology which should really take the value of their Jongo wireless speakers to the next level.


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Bluetooth Caskeid – Pure’s cool new tech lets you stream music to every room in perfect sync
cool tech June 5, 2014 posted by

Pepper – meet the robot with emotions who’s here to cheer you up

Will we ever live in a robot infested future? More to the point, would we like to live in one? These are questions that the people in Japan are probably asking right now, as their country introduces increasing numbers of robots into the market. The latest one however has a rather interesting job to do.


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Pepper – meet the robot with emotions who’s here to cheer you up
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