The greatest challenge facing the electric car industry is battery storage. But a small, reclusive start-up company in Austin, Texas shows signs to be designing a car that can plug in for 5 minutes and drive 500 miles.
Stir a mix of science-fiction into your home with these candles that will amaze the most famous wizards. Yeah, even Harry Potter will scratch his head as he’ll witness your mastery of the Wind element. From now on, you won’t need to spend years studying magic to learn how to lit a candle without matches. These LED Candles will turn on and off with just a puff at the “flame”.
This cordless hanger phone enables new ways and new spaces to place your phone when not in use. “Hanging up” your phone takes on a whole new meaning as phone calls are ended by simply the hanging action. Letting it stand on a table also turns it off. Comes with an induction charger and transmitter in the form of a hook.
This silver made thumb drive dog tag, costs US$ 349 and holds up to 2Gb of data.
The Energy Saving Adapters by Gilles Belley not only look good but have some smarts behind them too. Each module corresponds to a device and monitors the power consumption independently. Most electrical devices have a standby mode to save energy but even then, about 10% of today’s electrical costs come from appliances wasting energy in that mode. The Energy Saving Adapters can detect this and display symbolic symbols notifying the owner of wasted energy. If someone doesn’t respond within 3 minutes, it automatically turns off said device.