Category: Technology

FUTURE-VISION

The architecture firm of ‘Foster + Partners’ is collaborating with the auto brand ‘Nissan’ on a project that combines different types of technology. Together, they have developed a link between ‘wireless charging’, ‘autonomous driving’ (driver-less) and ‘battery storage’ for a…

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WHOLE-IN-ONE

The ‘Sollys’ lamp is the design of Alexander Main. It is well known that the popularity of solar has depended on two main factors, cost and aesthetics. Now Alexander has offered a new and innovative take on solar technology. In…

WINGING IT IN 2018

An American company (featured previously) claims their flying car may soon be part and parcel of our daily transportation. Terrafugia is the company attempting to manufacture their (unmanned) TF-X flying car. They say it will be available for testing as…

5D GLASS DATA DISC

Remember when data storage used to change every few years; all that wasted energy needed to transfer data from floppy disk to zip drive to CD to portable drives to thumb-drives. We’ll now, the need to record and swap from…

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ZERO ENERGY FURNITURE

Designers Raphaël Ménard and Jean-Sébastien Lagrange have created an intriguing furniture concept that is able to release and absorb heat-energy depending on the inherent temperature in a room. Their table uses a solid-oak genericviagra-bestrxonline top and a corrugated ph online…

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WEIRD AND WONDERFUL GREEN-TEK

Check out these more unusual and weird green technologies. They’re a little different from the usual solar-panels and turbines that readers of renewable energy websites are accustomed to. The stories vary from a 3D-printer that builds buildings to large-scale heat…

NASA TRAIN TECH

Trains completely lag behind in the green tech race! They haven’t exactly won any awards lately for their eco-friendliness; but hold on…things are about to change! Enter the Vittori Lab who have created (in a mixed collaboration) the AirTrain. This…

IDEO’S FUTURE

IDEO are a global design agency! Their research and forecasting always offers an intriguing reading of the future. Here we introduce our readers to IDEO’s prophecy for ‘future mobility’, envisaged for our not too distance future! In the vid above,…

OBJECTS OF DESIRE (+ PERFORMANCE)

The French designer Mathieu Lehanneur has produced his series of ‘energy objects’, intended to monitor how much energy one is consuming in their home. Simply known as ‘Efficient Home’, they look like a set of letters from the alphabet, small…

TRACKING PROGRESS (Hyperloop)

How is Elon Musk’s ‘Hyperloop’ project developing! For those of you who are unaware, we featured it a few months back. Elon Musk, founder of companies such as TESLA motors and SpaceX has been working on this transportation concept since 2013….