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Nismo Smartwatch Concept by Nissan

Earlier this week during the Frankfurt Motor Show, Nissan has unveiled Nismo Watch – the first smartwatch designed specially for drivers of Nismo tuned Nissan cars. The concept establishes communication between a driver and a car, providing the real-time information such as average speed, fuel consumption, heart rate, etc. Athletes of the racing cars will be able to use the watch to get performance stats while on track. “Wearable technology is fast becoming the next big thing and we want to take advantage of this innovative technology to make our Nismo brand more accessible. on track, Nissan uses the latest biometric training technologies to improve… Read more »

LIFX: The Light Bulb Reinvented

LIFX is a WiFi enabled, multi-color, energy efficient LED light bulb that you control with your iPhone or Android. A genius kick-starter by Phil Bosua that can reshape our understanding of the light bulb, and teleport home automation to a whole new -much smarter and simpler- level. The Australian designer/ developer, currently based in San Francisco, California, reveals how stale and poor have the lighting industry developed the consumer lighting technology, putting in mind that a light bulb only sports 2 options – “On or Off” – since its invention . With the rise of the smart phone age and all the things… Read more »

Your Average Smartphone in the 80s!

In the 80s, performing any of the tasks in the image below required its own separate bulky gadget. I remember getting my first walkman tape player as a kid and how cool it felt to have something extremely portable for its time! And how getting Nintendo’s original GameBoy required buying a separate cartridge cassette for every single game, instead of downloading and automatically updating form the online app store today! This image beautifully displays how far technology has come in just 30 years. Nowadays, each and every function performed by these gadgets are at the palm of your hand and the… Read more »

From The iPod Creator Comes NEST Learning Thermostat

Who would think that a thermostat maters, I mean the brand or its function, a thermostat is just a plastic box mounted on the wall with an on/ off/ high/ low/ auto switches and that is it! Its like turning the lights on and off on your way in/ out of the house. Tony Fadell, the the iPod’s lead designer, thought otherwise. After 9 years of iPod productions, three years of iPhones and 18 months of silence, he’s finally unveiled his next big product, Nest -the smart green energy efficient learning- thermostat! Nest is simply a  thermostat with an old-fashioned rotary dial… Read more »

In Memory of Steve Jobs: The Apple Inc. Product Timeline

The Silicon Valley icon, a magnificent man, has left our world today, after becoming the most successful and innovative businessman of his era. Steve Jobs is the man that co-founded Apple Computers from a silicon valley garage in 1976 along with Steve Wozniak, his vision through out the Apple product lines started with an aim of bringing the personal computers to the masses and arriving to products like the iPhone and iPad that changes people’s lives. Time after time, he sold people on a product they didn’t know they needed until he invented it, along with the expertise of the perfect… Read more »

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