Tagged: renewable energy

Valta is a system based on two main devices, a hub and several smart plugs

Valta smart plugs to save money and energy

A new way to save energy is being forged on Kickstarter. It is Valta, a system based on two main devices, a hub and several smart plugs, allowing you to save money by avoiding the famous standby lights. Obviously this is not everything and that you can remotely control how and when your devices turn on and turn off. Valta is an energy saving system that automatically detects when a device is not being used, when we are discarding quickly identifies electricity and notify us to help you save money and help the environment. It is primarily intended to prevent...

doors or drawers creates an energy that could be used to feed the Internet of things

Human movement to provide energy for the Internet of Things

In The Internet of Things, it is tells of a world in which anything can be interconnected with the rest. This gigantic network that will bring Internet to every corner of our world need energy to operate, and a group of researchers asserts that energy will provide it with our own movement. In a practical example, all packets of a post office will transmit its position, origin and destination to monitor the shipment more efficiently. And to be fed a study shows that the movement not only of people but also of doors or drawers creates an energy that could...

When a mobile is friendly to the environment

When a mobile is friendly to the environment?

There are devices that are specially designed in a sustainable way and also offer accessories to complement the concept “eco friendly“. The EPEAT (Electronic Product Environmental Assessment) of the United States has taken in the last week several devices listed ecological Apple, being designed with recycled components difficult. Among the highlights is the “Blue Earth” by Samsung, A phone that is loaded with sunlight and plastic comes from recycled bottles. Otherwise it has the features of any othersmartphone: screen touchscreen 400 x 240 pixel resolution and camera of 3.2 megapixels. But it also has a solar panel on almost the...

IBM group has just listed the five major changes

Five major changes to expect in the near future

The IBM group has just listed the five major changes that we can have right over the next five years in the technology sector. The first major development will consist of the greater use of renewable energy to run various high-tech devices, like the kinetic energy produced during jogging or walking to recharge the battery of the digital music player or smartphone.   The second will be the end of the many passwords to remember for his credit card, computer or smartphone for example, with the widespread use of biometrics, i.e. the use of fingerprints and retina of the eye...