Archive for July 31st, 2014
 
 
 
Flight
 
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water-powered-jet-pack
water-powered-jet-pack

H2 Oh My God, A Water Powered Jet Pack (video)

Move over parasailing and say hello to the Water Powered Jet Pack!  Ok, so its altitude is limited based on the hose length, and you're pretty much dragging a pump around with you which might not make it ideal for an Ocean. But...
 
Biometrics
 
sony-mofiria
sony-mofiria
sony-mofiria

Sony Launching Mofiria Finger Vein Authentication Tech, To Make Mobile Phones Secure

Vein Scanners are nothing new, but we have yet to see them gain significant ground in the consumer market.  Today, Sony announced a compact finger vein authentication technology that is small enough to fit on a mobile phone.  C...

 
Gaming
 
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PD*26612569
PD*26612569

The Rubik’s Cube Of 2009: Rubik’s 360

I've never been able to solve the Rubik's Cube.  Then again, I've never owned one.  Regardless, the game takes a mass amount of skill and concentration.  If you're a die hard Cube fan, than you'll be pleased to hear that the in...
 
Solar Power
 
ecofriend-solar-tree
ecofriend-solar-tree
ecofriend-solar-tree

Solar Tree, Portable Solar Panel To Power Home

The Solar Tree, created by Gurdeep Sandhu, is a portable solar panel system designed to mount in your back yard. This is a great idea because it allows anyone to have solar power without the trouble and expense of mounting on t...

 
Cell Phones
 
verizon-hub
verizon-hub
verizon-hub

Verizon Hub Goes On Sale, Requires 2-year Contract

The Verizon Hub (aka touchscreen VOiP phone) went on sale yesterday.  To grab one you'll need to sign a 2-year contract and drop $200.  This is the first time I've seen a contract required for a non cell phone device.  Well, lo...