Concepts
 
 
 
Concepts
 
supersonicstick
supersonicstick
supersonicstick

Supersonic Stick Sonar For Blind People

In a bid for giving blind people more freedom of movement and some dolphin-like superpowers, the “Supersonic Stick on the Wrist for Blind People” - as it was dubbed by someone with a love for being exhaustive – is hands down on...
 
Concepts
 
Fat Burner
Fat Burner
Fat Burner

CoolSculpting Non-Invasive Body Contour Procedure

Having invasive surgery to get rid of fat instead of using diet and exercise should be frowned upon. But a non-invasive procedure that can attack resilient fat deposits, that’s another thing. Totally cool by anyone’s standards....
 
Concepts
 
mit-desalination
mit-desalination
mit-desalination

MIT’s Portable Solar-Powered Desalination System

I n the Massacusetts Institute of Technology’s idea of the future, there’s a large portable desalination system that will provide 1,000 gallons of water per day to third world villages, at a cost of $8,000 per device. But right...

 
Concepts
 
Cable Collar
Cable Collar
Cable Collar

Cable Collar

Quirky is at again and this time they've presented us with the Cable Collar.  The design is very, very simple.  It's a piece of plastic that adheres to your outlet and keeps up to 24-inches of cord neatly wrapped up. They toyed...
 
Concepts
 
back_type
back_type
back_type

AlphaUi Back-Type Keyboard For Gifted BackTypists

The AlphaUi Back-Type keyboard is being marketed as a stylish, low volume, low encumbrance alternative to using touchscreen software keyboards – and that is certainly is. Whether it is for you or not depends on how you’d feel a...
 
Concepts
 
Citi Card with Button Rewards
Citi Card with Button Rewards
Citi Card with Button Rewards

Citibank NextGen Smart Credit Cards (video)

Citibank’s new line of second generation credit cards somehow includes a battery, a chip and two buttons on the card itself and allows you to switch between using the regular credit mode, and purchasing things using Reward mode...

 
Clothing
 
robot-mannequin
robot-mannequin
robot-mannequin

Attack Of The Cloned Clothing Mannequins (video)

If you buy clothes online you expect that sooner or later something you’ve purchased won’t fit. A start-up company from Estonia has found a futuristic way of making virtual sizing possible. Fits.me has built a robotic mannequin...
 
Concepts
 
LiveView_PHP-Top-Image
LiveView_PHP-Top-Image
LiveView_PHP-Top-Image

Sony Ericsson LiveView Puts Desktop Gadgets On Your Wrist

If book readers have gone physical and tablets have become a product of their own, why not the ubiquitous widget? Sony Ericsson saw it coming and decided to be at the forefront with Sony Live View, which is a wireless, multimed...
 
Concepts
 
Bio Gel Fridge Mockup
Bio Gel Fridge Mockup
Bio Gel Fridge Mockup

Bio Gel Fridge Gets Built…Sort Of

Remember that Bio Gel fridge that we featured this past June?  It's now been mocked, as in mocked up.  It's still very much a concept, we can assure you of that, but now you have a better idea of what it would look like if you ...

 
Concepts
 
No More No Less Faucet
No More No Less Faucet
No More No Less Faucet

‘No More No Less’ Than Sciency Performance For Your Kitchen

Is it a kitchen or is it a lab. Looking at these pictures you’re more likely to guess lab, what with the icy sheen of metal and the cold blue numbers of the LCD. But it’s a kitchen faucet, designed by Japser Hou to look good (i...
 
Concepts
 
Pinch
Pinch
Pinch

Pinch: A Darn Cool Salt & Pepper Shaker

How many salt and pepper shakes have you gone through in your lifetime?  More often than not I get frustrated with mine, the salt sticks to the inside (rice or no rice) and I end up purchasing something else only to have it bre...
 
Concepts
 
SEIL Bag Concept
SEIL Bag Concept
SEIL Bag Concept

SEIL Bag Concept Adds LED Turn Signals To Your Bike Bag (video)

If you ride a bicycle then you know hand signals can be highly ineffective at nighttime when it comes to notifying drivers of your intentions. The SEIL bag concept could change all that.  Embedded on the back of the bag are a s...