Yearly Archives: 2019

Gadgets April 22, 2019 posted by

Cassette to Digital Converter – save ALL the mix tapes

If you are of a certain age, there’s a good chance you have some old cassette tapes kicking around that have a good deal of sentimental value. Sure full albums can probably be found in CD or MP3 format easily but nothing can replace your custom mix-tapes. With the Cassette to Digital Converter, you can save those mixes that meant so much.

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Cassette to Digital Converter – save ALL the mix tapes
Gadgets April 22, 2019 posted by

Lopifit – the walking bike

Are you looking for a eco-friendly and healthy way to get around your city? If neither walking or biking is the answer you’re looking for, why not combine them both into one? Check out the Lopifit, the electric walking bike.

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Lopifit – the walking bike
Cool Web Apps & Sites April 22, 2019 posted by

Climate Change Chat Bot – get a crash course in climate change

Climate change is a big deal but not everyone understands it. This isn’t their fault, it’s a lot of information to take in! And everyday, it seems that we are finding out something new about the issue. It’s a lot to keep up with. Thankfully, BBC has help, in the form of a bot. The Climate Change Chat Bot will help anyone get up to speed on what’s going on with the climate.

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Climate Change Chat Bot – get a crash course in climate change
Eco Friendly April 19, 2019 posted by

TENG – electricity from snow

Snow, most people are pretty annoyed when it starts falling but maybe in the future it will be a boon to our electricity bills. New device can create electricity from snowfall which may also go on to bridge the gap for solar usage in areas were it snows a lot. The triboelectric nanogenerator (TENG) can make sustainable energy an option even for frozen wastelands.

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TENG – electricity from snow
Eco Friendly April 15, 2019 posted by

Rareform – bags from billboards

Tote bags, the answer to the plastic bag issue. Well, as we brought up before, not always and you have to be careful about what materials you’re replacing plastic with but a solid rule of thumb is to try to stick with upcycled and re-purposed materials when buying new. Rareform is the company that makes bags (and other things) from billboards.

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Rareform – bags from billboards