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cool tech June 1, 2021 posted by

New lozenge may rebuild tooth enamel the painless way

Researchers at the University of Washington have announced clinical trials of a new lozenge which is designed to rebuild and repair damaged tooth enamel. The unnamed product works by depositing a thin layer of new enamel using a specially formulated peptide while you suck. Dentists of the world watch out. The team claims that two lozenges a day will restore lost enamel, while one lozenge a day will maintain a healthy layer.


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New lozenge may rebuild tooth enamel the painless way
cool tech May 3, 2021 posted by

Ringo DIY mobile phone – build it yourself for fun and profit

What better way to motivate youngsters to take up electrical engineering than getting them to build something themselves? This Ringo DIY Mobile Phone is a neat little open source package, which comes with everything needed to build a mobile phone from scratch. Well almost scratch. You do have to do a bit of soldering, but the boards come ready made. So no clean rooms required.


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Ringo DIY mobile phone – build it yourself for fun and profit
cool tech August 14, 2020 posted by

Inochi – the world’s first stylish clear mask … at a price

The Inochi mask is being billed as the world’s first stylish clear mask. And we’ve got to say they’ve got a point. It’s definitely very cool to be able to see people’s faces again. No more guessing whether it’s scowls or smiles, and it also reminds us of how things were before we de-personalised ourselves to stay safe. Of course we totally understand why we need to wear masks, because it is stupid not to.  So put it ON! Anyway…


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Inochi – the world’s first stylish clear mask … at a price
cool tech August 10, 2020 posted by

Emrod – wireless electricity system announced. No more ugly pylons?

New Zealand startup Emrod has started trials of a new wireless electricity system which they say could do away with the need for cables, pylons and all that stuff when delivering electrical power in rural areas. What makes this new project different is the fact that it has attracted the attention – and funding – from one of New Zealand’s biggest power companies. Trials with Powerco will begin in October, although the early prototype will initially only be able to…


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Emrod – wireless electricity system announced. No more ugly pylons?
cool tech July 30, 2019 posted by

New Termovoltaics Breakthrough – may lead to drone batteries that last for days

A new breakthrough will give drones the ability to stay in the air for longer amounts of time, improving their efficiency and range of uses. Thermovoltaics are a light weight energy source but up until now haven’t been able to put out the type of power to make them greatly useful. A new breakthrough changes that.


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New Termovoltaics Breakthrough – may lead to drone batteries that last for days
cool tech February 27, 2019 posted by

‘Digit’ from Agility Robotics: is this your new delivery guy….er robot?

Package delivery is usually done by humans, but the future has something else in mind and it’s all about humanoid robots and other forms. A company known as Agility Robotics is showing off “Digit,” it’s first bipedal robot with four degrees-of-arms-movement.


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‘Digit’ from Agility Robotics: is this your new delivery guy….er robot?
cool tech February 26, 2019 posted by

Giddel: The robot designed for cleaning your dirty toilets

Are you too lazy to clean your toilet? Or maybe you’re just not keen on getting your hands dirty. Well, this product is perfect for you and anyone else that is similar to you. For centuries we’ve been cleaning our own toilets or paying others to do the dirty deed. But that could all come to an end with the Giddel. 


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Giddel: The robot designed for cleaning your dirty toilets
cool tech February 18, 2019 posted by

DIY Automatic Dog Petting Machine – why waste time when a gadget can make your dog happy for you?

Dog owners know for a fact that on a regular basis, they are required to give their pups a rub down to keep them feeling loved. But due to the busy lives of many, it’s possible to accomplish this task quite often. To make sure dogs are always feeling great, a Michigan woodworker who goes by the name, Matt Thompson, decided to create an impressive wooden machine for the sole purpose of petting dogs. We have to say, the DIY…


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DIY Automatic Dog Petting Machine – why waste time when a gadget can make your dog happy for you?
cool tech September 5, 2018 posted by

TrueClear Pro Advanced Screen Care – this device puts protective screens on phones

Putting a screen protector on a phone is one of the hardest things in the world to do. It is so difficult and if you mess up, then you’ve wasted at least $25 and who wants that? The TrueClear Pro Advanced Screen Care system is an amazing way to get the screen on, no risk involved.


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TrueClear Pro Advanced Screen Care – this device puts protective screens on phones
cool tech August 24, 2018 posted by

Casper Cloaking Technology – block out LED screens with this film

For some reason modern offices are just against traditional walls. Instead we have glass walls which are more like windows and not at all the same thing. This causes privacy problems. After all, anyone walking by can see what is happening on computer screens. Casper Cloaking Technology is a film that will block out screens while leaving the rest of the room in view.


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Casper Cloaking Technology – block out LED screens with this film