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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Design Firm Develops Floating Airport Concept To Ease London Airport Crowding

Written on September 11, 2012 by Lulu

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Architecture Firm, Gensler, designs an airport built on giant platforms featuring floating runways

Architecture Firm, Gensler, has designed a new London airport that will be situated on top of giant plantforms, to ease the congested air traffic at Heathrow. The proposed floating airport, named the “London Britannia Airport”, will be located at the Thames Estuary.

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IKEA Customers in China Make Themselves a Little Too Much at Home [Video]

Written on August 10, 2012 by Lulu

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Customers in IKEA China can be found hanging out the whole day at the store, even sleeping on furniture that are on display

If you get the chance to walk in to the IKEA store in China, you might mistake it for an airport lounge. Apparently their Chinese customers have made themselves feel too much at home. They are seen napping and lounging around on furniture that are on display.

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IKEA Germany Offers Shoppers “Dog Parking” For Their Pooches

Written on August 02, 2012 by Lulu

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IKEA Germany provides customers with pets waiting areas for their dogs.

IKEA Germany finds a way to cater to their customers who bring their pets when they are shopping, they provide them a special “dog parking”.

Since the shop doesn’t allow pets to enter their store (except for guide dogs), due to hygienic purposes, they provide the customer’s pooches a convenient waiting area. Dogs can comfortably wait in front of the store. They are provided with their own astro-turf lawn and water bowls, to keep their waiting time as cozy as possible.

IKEA’s pet friendly ideas keeps their stores clean and make dog owners happy as well.

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Doctor Removes 5-inch Worm From Man’s Eye

Written on July 01, 2012 by Avlya Jaie

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Indian national, PK Krishnamurthy, went to visit his doctor because his right eye was hurting and twitching

This man never thought a worm was the root of his medical problem.

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Diablo III Launch in America Plagued With Game Error

Written on May 15, 2012 by Lulu

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#Error 37 Hash Tag, trends in Twitter following Diablo 3's launch in America

Diablo III was launched in the American region at midnight, however players were not able to gain access and play the game and received an “Error 37″ message.

Furious gamers posted their frustration in their respective Twitter accounts and now #error3 is now trending worldwide, as they remain unable to log-in and play the long-awaited game. The American players are welcomed with this message: “The servers are busy at this time. Please try again later. (Error 37)”, whenever they attempt to log-in to Diablo 3 acc0unt.

It’s been more than an hour since the game was launched in the U.S. and gamers are still experiencing the same error.

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Samsung to launch its 55-inch OLED TV in second half of 2012

Written on May 11, 2012 by Chris Martin

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Samsung will soon launch its 55-inch OLED TV, will cost $9000.

Korean electronics giant, Samsung has showed off production-ready models of its flagship 55-inch OLED TV which was first unveiled at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

According to the Associated press, the ES9500 will be on display at the 2012 World’s Fair in Korea with a price tag of ‘over 10 million won’, which roughly converts to over $9000.

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Nintendo Drops Prices of DSi and DSi XL on May 20

Written on May 10, 2012 by Lulu

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Nintendo is dropping the prices of the DSi to $99.99 (from $150) and the DSi XL to $129.99

The Nintendo DSi and DSi XL will finally be cheaper than the Nintendo 3DS. Nintendo is set drop the price of this of the DSi to $99.99 (from $150) and the DSi XL to $129.99 (from $170), starting May 20.

Nintendo DSi and Nintendo DSi XL handheld gaming system is both preloaded with excting software like Flipnote Studio, Nintendo DSi Camera and Nintendo DSi Sound. It also features pre-installed games and applications like Brain Age Express: Arts & Letters, Brain Age Express: Math and Photo Clock. DS owners are bound to enjoy more than 2,000 variety of downloadable games like your favoririte classic Mario Bros. Games.

Nintendo 3Ds is set to introduce a new color on the same day the DSi and DSi XL goes cheaper.

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Google Play Hits More than 15 Billion Downloads

Written on May 08, 2012 by Lulu

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Google Play, formerly known as the Android Market, passes 15 billion downloads, since its launch in 2008

Google Play, the download service for Android users, surpasses 15 billion downloads, since its launch in October 2008. This is compared to Apple’s App Store’s 25 billion downloads, that opened in July 2008.

Google has not revealed, how many percentage of the 15 billion downloads are games. It is also unclear how many downloads were earned after rebranding its name to Google Play from its old name, Android Market.

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The Avengers, Earns $600 Million Worldwide

Written on May 06, 2012 by Lulu

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The Avengers, rakes in $200.3 million in the U.S., in just three days.

The Avengers, has reached a box office record of $200.3 million in the U.S., in just three days. It has taken the number one spot away from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, by having the largest domestic box office debut.

So far, the Marvel Comics’ based movie has raked in about $441.5 million, overseas and has made a total of $641.8 million worldwide.

Dave Hollis, Disney Vice President of Distribution, says:
“It’s been a fantastic weekend on every single front.”

For sure, it won’t be long before this star-studded flick hits the $1 billion mark.

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Skype App Launches Beta Version for Windows Phone

Written on February 28, 2012 by Chris Martin

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Skype launches Skype for Windows Phone Beta, allows free audio and video calls to Windows Phone users.

Microsoft has released a beta version of its free voice and video calling app for Windows Phone.

The Skype for Windows Phone Beta allows Windows phone users to ‘make free audio and video calls’ to their Skype contacts using 3G, 4G or WiFi connections

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