Author: Shalu Pillai

  • Now flying high, the Sky Rider 111

    Now flying high, the Sky Rider 111

    As part of their Hobby products, Artic has now launched the ultra-light and streamlined designed SKY RIDER 111, a remote-controlled bird that can soar high into the sky. At a mere 14g, the Sky Rider 111 can fly like a real bird with fluttering sounds as well as withstand rough landings which makes it ideal…

  • Samsung opens its digital playground: the Samsung D’light

    Samsung opens its digital playground: the Samsung D’light

    Samsung recently moved to their new office complex in southern Seoul and Samsung Electronics has opened a new exhibition space called Samsung D’light, a one-stop-shop that covers all the current products of the Korean brand. Spread over three floors and covering a total of 1000 sq m, the store promises a technological hub site that…

  • Make your own Keyboard Rubiks Cube

    Make your own Keyboard Rubiks Cube

    Got a spare keyboard lying around? Here is some activity for you – turn it into a one-of-a-kind Rubik’s Cube. Yes, it’s an activity, because it will require you to use a screwdriver and pop all the pieces out first. Then, using some strong epoxy glue, glue the keyboard keys onto each piece of the…

  • iSteve: The Book of Jobs, the biography to be released in 2012

    iSteve: The Book of Jobs, the biography to be released in 2012

    Much has been said and written about the life of Steve Jobs and his life at Apple. Now the CEO has finally given the green signal to pen down his life story. Published by Simon & Schuster, Walter Isaacson’s “iSteve: The Book of Jobs” is expected to be out early 2012. The biography will contain…

  • The US looks to Twitter and Facebook to issue terror alerts

    The US looks to Twitter and Facebook to issue terror alerts

    As we’ve seen in recent times, Twitter and Facebook is clearly the new face of revolution and the new voice of the people, and now the US government is turning to these social networks to reach out. The government has proposed a new warning system to replace their oft criticized five-color coded terror index, according…

  • Employers to track porn surfers with $100 USB stick

    Employers to track porn surfers with $100 USB stick

    Porn surfing at work is not surprisingly almost every employers woe off-late. No matter how much online security is beefed up, the growing number of porn addicts manage to spend most of their employer’s time or resources viewing and downloading graphic images. In comes the Paraben Porn Stick, a new tool your boss (or spouse!)…

  • Get the scoop on Dell’s new Panerai convertible tablet leaks

    Get the scoop on Dell’s new Panerai convertible tablet leaks

    While the Dell Inspiron Duo, with its swiveling hinge didn’t seem to impress us largely, the company may be looking for a second chance with its new “Dell Panerai”, which has just hit the FCC. Inspired by the Inspirion Duo, the new Dell Panerai comes in the original’s trendy and convertible frame. We must thank…

  • Apple planning illuminated bezel “Secondary Display” for iPhone 5?

    Apple planning illuminated bezel “Secondary Display” for iPhone 5?

    It’s the most awaited gadget and so rumors are rife about Apple’s design plans for the new iPhone 5. While some are focusing on its screen, a new possibility is illuminated bezel controls, a sort of “secondary display”. The idea calls for a ring of electroluminescent segments surrounding the iPhone’s screen. Portions can then be…

  • Easy to use, Sat 119 chemical-based throwable firefighting packs now available at $71

    Easy to use, Sat 119 chemical-based throwable firefighting packs now available at $71

    It’s a fire extinguisher gone compact. We don’t have too much info on how the Sat 119 throwable firefighting pack actually works, but the video below clearly shows an easily breakable container filled with a blue chemical liquid that’s seems very effective at extinguishing fires. Its quick absorbing of the fire only indicates that it…

  • Let your Super Mario Bros. skills bring home real rewards in Japan

    Let your Super Mario Bros. skills bring home real rewards in Japan

    If you have a hidden talent in casino-themed games, here is your chance to en-cash it. Capcom is introducing a 4-player arcade machine, based on the New Super Mario Bros. game for the Nintendo Wii. The reward lies in with ‘medals’ that can be cashed in for prizes or other real world items. You don’t…