Author: Katz

a backpack with a charger is the perfect companion for your travels abroad

Traveling Abroad? 3 Reasons to Bring a Charging Backpack

If you’ve ever traveled abroad, you understand that when it comes to packing, less is definitely more. The last thing you want to be dragging through airport security is a bulky carry on. On top of that, it can be easy to lose or forget small things, like your phone...

Glance Clock is a smart clock that gives you the notifications that you actually need

Glance Clock, the smart wall clock

Startup Launchpad is part of Global Sources Electronics and Asia’s largest startup show. That is why I did not let it take me to stroll through the hall, looking for interesting new ideas and products. The product Glance Clock has caught my attention right here, because it is a smart...

MyKronoz ZeTime - a hybrid watch with hands AND touch goes through the ceiling

MyKronoz ZeTime: mechanical watch hands on a touchscreen

With the ZeTime the smartwatch manufacturer MyKronoz wants to bring a hybrid clock on the market which on the other hand has conventional pointers, but also has a touchscreen. The company’s crowdfunding campaign has already collected more than 3.5 million US dollars and the project seems to be very well...

10 TB WD Purple hard drive is optimized for use in 24/7 video surveillance systems

Western Digital removes a 10 TB variant of a purple hard drive

Western Digital Corporation, a leader in the storage industry, today announced the availability of new WD Purple 10 TB mechanical hard drives , the newest member of its line of high-capacity hard drives for surveillance applications. These new hard drives are intended to cover the need for the security industry...

Li-Fi technology is a new type of wireless connection that uses light sources instead of microwaves to transmit data

LiFi technology is already 100 times faster than WiFi

LiFi technology with which many researchers pretend to make us forget about WiFi and whose main feature is that it is based on light, has just reached a new milestone since we now learn that not only can it offer a wide Band or stability that WiFi could never reach,...

Engineers from MIT and Cornell University creates 'Tree-on-a-chip' to Mimic Pumping Mechanism of Plants

MIT creates a hydraulic pump on a single chip

Engineers from MIT and Cornell University creates ‘Tree-on-a-chip‘ to Mimic Pumping Mechanism of Plants. It is true that many companies nowadays dedicate themselves, practically full-time, to work on increasingly capable robots. Thanks to this we know the amazing creatures, for example, of Boston Dynamics. On the other hand, the truth...