Daily Archives: February 22, 2008

Self Cleaning Clothing

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Researchers have developed clothes that clean themselves when exposed to a heavy dose of sunlight and water vapor. It starts with spraying a thin layer of Titanium Dioxide Nanocrystals on wool, silk and hemp. Once infused with the compound and heavily stained, the clothing is placed into UV light where...

Adobe Enters The Hardware Market

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Adobe is entering into the hardware market with a camera lens that can capture a single shot at a variety of angles. Later the photographer, via software (probably Photoshop), can manipulate depth of field, and no doubt a whole slew of other options Adobe has yet to reveal. Only if...

Rhino Skin Aluminum 3rd Gen iPod Nano Case

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Much like a Rhino’s skin, the Rhino case for the 3rd gen iPod Nano protects the player from damage and perhaps even attacks. It features a hard back crafted from aluminum, and a clear scratch resistant and shatterproof front. Also included are rubber sides to insure a firm grip, and...

World’s First MRI Guided Neurosurgical Robot Arm (video)

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Unbeknownst to me, and probably 99% of the population, surgery under the guidance of a live operating MRI was impossible due to the magnetic fields. The NeuroArm is the world’s first MRI-guided neurosurgical robot allowing for microscopic surgeries. The NeuroArm’s motors were designed and built using ceramics, enabling it to...

T-Mobile Completes Purchase Of SunCom Wireless

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T-Mobile completed its purchase of SunCom Wireless today. The deal was announced September 2007 and approved by the FCC on February 8th. The completion of the merger adds more than 1.1 million new customers to T-Mobile’s roster. Official press release (if you like that kind of thing) after the ‘leap’...

Underwater Hotel

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Istanbul, long regarded as the capital city of the Roman Empire and Europe’s most populous city, is slated to open an underwater hotel by 2010. Built underneath the city’s center, the 7 floor, seven star (I thought it went to 5) hotel will feature all ocean facing rooms, an exhibition...

Toddler Cell Phone (video)

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“Get ‘em young, and get ‘em early”. That’s practically the doctrine that every good marketer lives by. Young Toys, based out of Korea, must have written the doctrine because they just announced what might be the most innovative, cunning, and parent revolting (or in heartening) device ever released. The Zeki...

Optmius Maximus Keyboard Finally Shipping

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After endless delays and vaporware rumors, the Optimus Maximus keyboard is finally shipping, but only to those who ordered last year. In case you forget, the Optimus Maximus keyboard is in fact 113 mini OLED displays. The included software (just made available) allows its users to customize the keyboard to...

Every Sega Dreamcast Game Ever Made Up For Sale

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If you remember the Sega Dreamcast video game system then you’re probably are, or were a hard core gamer. The idea alone of having a controller with a built-in screen/memory card was more than enough reason to purchase the system. If you’re still rocking that hefty slab of Sega white,...

White Board Clock

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Scheduling meetings and projects has never been easier then with the TaskWatch Whiteboard. Simply scribble in the due times and whamo, you’ve got 12 hours of tasks to follow. Chose from the ‘creative’ or ‘female team’ version. Nothing sexist about that, right? More info here and available for purchase at...