Gadgets

New high-tech gadgets and devices appear every day and their broad application ranges from mobile communications to exploring other planets. In this section, we write about numerous technical innovations and the ways they can come in handy to you personally. Reviews of exciting new devices and information about where, when and at what price they can be bought. You will find all about it here.

3D printers start printing food

3D printers start printing food

A recent study by MIT demonstrated how to increase satiety with smaller portions.
Charge your electric car from a street lamp

Charge your electric car from a street lamp

Britain has implemented an unusual project: Siemens and Ubitricity have installed special points in street lamps for charging electric vehicles. 
Cycleaegle - an electric skateboard for off-road riding

Cycleaegle - an electric skateboard for off-road riding

Everyone who likes outdoor activities will surely enjoy the Cycleaegle board.

A simple sensor will teach robots how to control their power

Before picking up something with our hands, we always assess what material the item is made of. Depending on this, we unconsciously adjust the force of our pressure and carefully hold more delicate items.

Google and Adidas introduce smart insoles for football players

Utilising an accelerometer, gyroscope and applying other systems, the insole collects and processes data about the game's techniques.

Youtuber develops a 'googol demonstrator' - a machine displaying the number of atoms in the universe

The system works with a set of connected gears with a moving ratio of 1 to 10. In other words, if the first gear makes 1000 revolutions, then the second - 100, the third - 10, etc.

Sandcastle helping to install Android on your iPhone

Previously, the iPhone and Android OS were categorically incompatible. Correlium’s Sandcastle project fixed that and immediately had a problem with a lawsuit from Apple.

Youtuber discovers how to control a laser with their bare hands

Well-known blogger Tom Scott has posted a new video in which he plays with a laser beam with his bare hands. Surprisingly, the video was recorded with practically no video effects.

Boston Dynamics and OTTO Motors have teamed up to create an authentic 21st Century warehouse. 

The central roles are assigned to the Handle and AMR robots, that quickly move around the room, performing duties assigned to them.

Omega Series 5 - an everlasting pen without ink

Writing with the Omega Series 5, you'll notice how unique this pen is which uses special metals. The development of the pen isn't a new concept and has only been created  recently.

Citroen launches a compact electric car for teenagers

In France, the vehicle is identified as a 'light ATV,' so you're able to drive the car from the age of fourteen.

Tiny robot machines to transport prototypes

Biotechnology often relies on bulky and not very convenient devices. Tiny robots based on warehouse machines can make science more practical and efficient.

Robot composer Shimon goes on tour

For the first time, we saw the robot musician in 2017. Now Shimon is going on tour to promote his first album.

Candle Touch - a wax candle that lights up via Bluetooth

If you are tired of using matches, now you can light a candle using a mobile app.

A snake robot can overcome obstacles 38% height of its body length

Engineers at the Johns Hopkins University have created a snake robot with an amazing ability to overcome obstacles.
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