WORLKINGS - Daily Highlighs - March 10, 2018 - Bambooee Is A Paper Towel You Can Wash And Reuse Up To 100 Times
(Worldkings.org) Eight dollars for a roll of paper towels? Sounds ridiculous. Until, of course, someone explains why the darn thing is worth that much in the first place. In the case of the Bambooee, it’s definitely worth the asking price.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - March 9, 2018 - Nanotechnology for Biological Sample Preservation Without Refrigeration
(Worldkings.org) Scientists at Washington University in St. Louis have developed a method to preserve protein biomarkers in clinical samples, without the need for refrigeration. The technique relies on growing molecules called metal-organic frameworks around the proteins in the sample, potentially enabling clinicians in remote and low-resource settings to send patient samples long distances for analysis, using the regular mail service.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - March 9, 2018 - Foiler Luxury Yacht Comes With Retractable Foils For Greater Speed And Agility
(Worldkings.org) Hydrofoil boats are nothing new, having been around in one form or another since the early 1900s. Despite that, they continue to be a curious sight, with their suspended appearance making for a truly unusual attraction. That same fascination holds true whether for a small two-person boat or a luxury yacht like the Foiler.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - March 8, 2018 - These smart sensors will tell you when your car’s tire treads are wearing thin
(Worldkings.org) Imagine owning sensors, made with carbon nanotube ink, which could accurately monitor the tread on your tires to let you know when they have become uneven or maybe even dangerously thin. That is exactly what a new company called Tyrata is trying to bring to market and it recently attracted $4.5 million in funding to help make its dream a reality.
(Wcsa.world) Google has officially announced the next version of its mobile operating system, Android P, which you can expect to see on some handsets from later this year. Only a handful of new features have been unveiled so far, but they include support for displays with notches, inspired by the iPhone X.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - March 8, 2018 - The Movpak is real: a backpack that turns into an electric skateboard (hands-on)
(Worldkings.org) The Movpak is an electric skateboard that doubles as a pack for your belongings. Just pull a handle, and out pops a board that can travel up to 20 miles per hour, or up to 10 miles at a time.
(Worldkings.org) International Women's Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8 every year. It commemorates the movement for women's rights.
(Worldkings.org) Stappon is a new Kickstarter backed intelligent insole that scans your entire body through your feet. It detects problems with posture and movement and won’t be shy to flag them up.
(Worldkings.org) The Thunder Child can right itself even in the harshest storms.
(Worldkings.org) If you are a fan of the Bond movies, you would definitely admire ingenious sophisticated gadgets too. Would you like to add a touch of that to your personal life? Karthika S., Anbu Selvan and Edson Frainler, students of DMI College of Engineering, Chennai, have developed a gadget — Smart Mirror Ambient Control (SMAC) — that can revolutionise the way you “see” yourself.