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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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Be Blinded by the Nokia Oro

Written on May 27, 2011 by Rudfer Tyron

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A handset covered in gold, need us to say more?

Nokia is not letting competitors win in the smartphone war. The Finland-based company unveils its latest armor—a gold plated handset.

Some parts of Nokia Oro (Spanish word for gold) is plated with 18-carat gold and has sapphire crystal as Home button. The rest of its body is covered with a leather cover that came from “one of Scotland’s finest Caledonian herds”.

It is a C7 phone, runs Symbian OS, and has 8MP camera and 720p video recording. But yeah, you can forget about the features because this phone will call everybody’s attention.

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Gold and Leather Nokia ORO, Coming Soon

Written on May 05, 2011 by Japhet Writ

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Want a shining, shimmering and splendid mobile phone on your hand? Maybe Nokia ORO is for you.

If you’re tired of your Vertus, then just wait until Nokia ORO comes out. It’s not just your plain feature phone made of nice materials. The Nokia ORO is a Symbian-based handset streaked with gold and fine leather. True to its name, its frames and keys are made of 18K gold, with scratch-resistant sapphire crystal. Nokia ORO’s screen is covered with Gorilla Glass, while its back is wrapped with the finest quality of Bridge of Weir leather.

According to Svyaznoy, a Russian mobile phone retailer, this leather and gold goodness is tagged at $1635. Is it worth the price and vanity? Why not check its features and tech specs after the skip?

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