The iPhone has a fantastic GPS system, can pump out your favorite tunes, and can call a friends when you’re late meeting him or her for lunch. All that functionality is great, but can be hard to use when you’re doing something like say, riding a bike.The QuadLock iPhone can be used to lock your phone into place on your bicycle, car dash, or pretty much anywhere else you can think of. The case itself…"Mount your iPhone anywhere: Quad-lock iPhone case"
Along with better mouse traps, the search for ever-lighter hiking shoes will likely always be with us. At 9oz (255g) each, the Radler Trail Camp hikers are Timberland’s latest tilt at this quest – and when you add water repellent properties and the ability to fold up for storage, you just may have a piece of outdoor gear as essential as the cork screw or pocket knife. At the very least, insurance for cold, wet…"Ever-lighter hiking shoes will likely always be with us"
Shooting video while you’re riding a motorcycle, steering a jet ski, or skiing down the slopes of your favorite mountain isn’t exactly easy, especially if you’re trying to shoot that video with your smartphone. Shooting video while you’re riding a motorcycle, steering a jet ski, or skiing down the slopes of your favorite mountain isn’t exactly easy, especially if you’re trying to shoot that video with your smartphone. There are certainly quite a few sports…"iPhone into an HD sports camera:Optrix HD transforms"
It’s only been a few short years since kids who wanted to mimic grown ups and tap away on a laptop had to resign themselves to a bulky imitation from the likes of V-Tech. Nowadays, youngsters are able to get their hands on something a little more convincing – whether it’s a fully-fledged, ruggedized laptop or a child-friendly tablet. Toshiba has just revealed a good example of a notebook created with kids in mind. Designed…"Satellite L735D laptop: New Laptop Designed By Toshiba for Child"
The ongoing search for Earth-like worlds has taken another promising step. On December 5, NASA announced the discovery of the planet most likely so far to sustain life outside of the Solar System. The exoplanet, given the undramatic name of Kepler 22b, was found by NASA’s Kepler spacecraft as part of its mission to seek out Earth-type planets in our galaxy. Though Kepler 22b is not the first such planet to be detected in recent…"NASA Discovered Planet Like Earth by Keplar Mission"
Coffee lovers Chris Mclean (design engineer) and Bruce Constantine (engineer/ entrepreneur) have spent the last two years developing a precision coffee brewer dubbed Espro Press. The product is similar to classical french presses, however Espro Press features a two-stage micro-filter that reportedly preserves coffee flavors and prevents sediments or muddiness in the coffee. The Espro Press is made from stainless steel and features vacuum insulation which maintains water temperature for longer periods. In addition, the…"Good News for Coffee Lovers : A New Approach to Coffee-Making"