Be the Buffy to your Vampire Energy

Did you know billions of dollars are wasted each year on electricity for appliances in homes that are “turned off?” Yesterday, the Earth Day Network introduced their first action of the series: Slaying Vampire Energy. Even when appliances are turned off, they still consume electricity, called “Vampire Energy.” Each year, […] Changes

“Let us be the generation that reshapes our economy to compete in the digital age. Let’s set high standards for our schools and give them the resources they need to succeed. Let’s recruit a new army of teachers, and give them better pay and more support in exchange for more […]

Laser Backpack Not For Killing

And I thought laser guns were still a ways off in to the future. Not so. Today I came across this German company which uses the Clean Laser System to clean without chemicals. An ultra compact laser mounted on a tech’s back pumps a 20 watt beam of light to […]

A Chip In Your Shoulder

Recently the Department of Defense has granted $1.6 million to the Center for Bioelectronics, Biosensors and Biochips at Clemson University towards the research and development of a chip that would be be implanted into a U.S soldier to monitor vital signs.About the size of a grain of rice, the chips […]

Oil & Water

Picture this, a bendable OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) screen technology which would use oil and water to produce images. Oooo…Ahhhh. Clearer images and lower amounts of power used are the benefits to this technology. Removing the need for a backlight means thinner displays, AND the possibility of creating displays that […]

Pottery Barn is for the geeks

No, really, I’m serious. It’s called the Bedford Smart Collection. One example here is the Bedford Smart Recharge Station. “Smart Technology seamlessly connects you to high-tech accessories by keeping electronics and cords discreet while also organizing and holding household items.” Or check out the Bedford Smart Wall Shelf. Yep. It […]