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Wisee: Control The Devices At Your Home Using Gestures

Have you ever thought of switching off your lights resting on your couch? Don’t worry, your wish will soon become a reality. Researchers at the University of Washington are working on a device called ‘Wisee’ that can interpret your gestures to perform commands for various devices. For instance you can pause music or movies, or even turn off the lights in your...

Spray On Clothing,The Next Wearable Technology

The Spanish clothing-designer-turned-chemist Dr Manel Torres has designed Fabrican, the world’s first spray-on clothing. Dr.Torres has spent almost ten years working on this invention. He got the inspiration to develop this clothing when he went to a friend’s party, there he saw someone getting sprayed by a silly string, a popular toy of 90’s. He got the spark...

Google Buys Waze To Give A Boost For It’s Mapping Business

Google has made an official announcement of  acquiring the Israeli startup Waze which offers a real-time, user-generated mapping service. It’s been heard that Google has bought this  social-mapping-location-data startup for $1.3 billion. The search giant mentions that it will run the company soon and the remaining Waze’s team consisting of 110...

Ava 500,Your Robotic Office Partner Of The Future

Just like how Rosey the Robot took care of “The Jetsons” in the early 1960s, you can  expect robots making life easier for you. The next big news in tech world is the  telepresence robots. Innovations like Robo-Doc has already taken a prominent place in the medical field. Recently, iRobot and Cisco has jointly made Ava 500, the first viable robotic solution...

Indian Railway Launching SMS-based service for housekeeping complaints

Lack of hygiene is a major concern that every passenger who makes use of Indian railways faces. The untidy toilets, unclean coaches, bad food quality are all common issues faced by a normal railway passenger. In a recent survey conducted by the research firm Market Xcel in four different zones of the country which included 12 cities, it was found out that the majority...

Not Your Average Automobile: The Driverless Car Of The Future

A paradigm shift in the automotive industry is about to radically change transportation as we know it. Consider the following statistics. The average American spends 396 hours driving per year. An estimated 36,200 traffic fatalities occurred in the United States in 2012. United States consumers burned an average of 367.1 million gallons of gasoline per day in 2011. These...

Now Read Time In A Three Dimensional Way: Manifold Clock

  The Manifold Clock is a designer clock designed out of the box. This wall mounted clock tells time in 3D, that’s the best part about it. It will showcase time’s linear and cyclic qualities. If you’re looking for a change from those boring, traditional clocks in your home or office then manifold clock is the perfect choice for you. It will definitely...

Relax…Your Car Is On Auto-Pilot

Yes thats right! You may have dreamt of time machines and flying vehicles but if you have dreamt about driverless cars that takes you from one place to another your dream might just soon turn into a reality. If experts on the Google driverless car technology are to be believed this car may be introduced in the market as early as 2020. What has fundamentally changed...

Mobile Technology Keeps Me Alive! Or Does It?

There have been times in my life when I thought I was better off without a mobile phone. The constant need to know whats happenning with my friends or that itch to check my whatsapp messages obsessively never existed until a few years ago. The mobile technology revolution came like a hurricane into our lives and left behind a set of mechanical emotions which are...

The Conscience Of The Internet

So, the other day, I came across an article about a smart refrigerator. We already had our dose of smart phones and smart TVs but now the world was supposed to make a leap ahead. The refrigerator ostensibly comes up with an integrated diet management s/w and other utilities to inform the user about what all constituents of the fridge need a refill. All in all, it’s...

An Appoinment With The Robo-Doc!

The name Robo-doc may sound to you like a Hollywood sci-fi movie that is all set to charm the audience and maybe make many women go gaga over his magnetic robotic personality. But the fact is Robo-doc (Robotic doctor) has descended down to the world of reality and is happily making rounds in a few UK and US hospitals. FDA has approved a RP-Vita, Remote Presence Robot...

Revolutionizing Device Of The Decade: Battery Tech

Have you been worried about the Smartphone’s standby duration level lately? Are you forced to reduce your Volume, and Brightness degree? Does your battery get tired of searching for network as you reside by a Remote area? Well, this is an era of terminating such issues. With an Idea practically displayed possible by Desha Hare, a girl of 18, of Saratoga, California...

Case Mate gives You The Perfect Father’s Day Deal

When you took your first step, he was the one who held your hands. He have tossed you into the air and caught you every time when you come down. He taught you how to ride a bicycle and you saw your first football match with him. He was waiting for you the whole day when you went crying to school for the first time. He is the one who has narrated hundreds of bedtime...

How To Advertise Your Startup Without Spending Much?

Are you a person who is all set to enter into a startup venture? You have finished building your product and you are planning to launch it to get the best results. Advertising is very necessary to introduce your product to the users and customers. However the worst part is that you will have a meagre budget in your hand for advertising. You need to make use of it...

Startup Village, Kochi All Set To Host ‘Microsoft BizSpark India Startup Challenge’

Startup Village, country’s first telecom technology incubator is all set to host ‘BizSpark India Startup Challenge’ held by Microsoft on May 29. This is a regional round of the event and the rest will take place in other cities across India. The main motive of this event is to find out  entrepreneurs with innovative ideas in cloud computing, mobile...