(Worldkings.org) Easily learn and play the saxophone with the Saxmonica Genuine Pocket Saxophone.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – December 18, 2018 - Rice straws - Koreans’ alternative to plastic straws
(Worldkings.org) Rice straw, a low-cost lignocellulosic biomass was used as feedstock for thermophilic hydrogen fermentation by Thermotoga neapolitana.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – December 18, 2018 - Anyone Can Be a Pool Shark When This Projector Calls the Shots
(Worldkings.org) Pool is simple if you know your geometry. And physics. And have good hand-eye coordination. And while none of those seem that hard on their own, they can be a little tough to put together. But with a little help from tech, it becomes as easy as just keeping your eyes open.
WORLDKINGS - On This Day – December 18, 2018 – Project SCORE, the world's first communications satellite, is launched, in 1958
(Worldkings.org) Project SCORE (Signal Communications by Orbiting Relay Equipment) was the world’s first communications satellite. Launched aboard an American Atlas rocket on December 18, 1958, SCORE provided a first test of a communications relay system in space, as well as the first successful use of the Atlas as a launch vehicle.
WORLDKINGS - On This Day – December 14, 2018 – The Millau viaduct, the highest bridge in the world, near Millau, France is officially opened, in 2004
(Worldkings.org) The Millau Viaduct is a cable-stayed bridge that spans the gorge valley of the Tarn near Millau in southern France. In a Franco-British partnership, it was designed by the English architect Lord Norman Foster and French structural engineer Michel Virlogeux. As of November 2018, it is the tallest bridge in the world, having a structural height of 343 metres (1,125 ft).
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – December 13, 2018 - Google and Levi’s smart jacket can now warn you if you’re about to leave your phone behind
(Worldkings.org) Google and Levi’s Jacquard smart jacket has introduced a new function designed to stop you from mistakenly leaving your phone behind, as spotted by Android Police.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – December 13, 2018 - RAP tech takes a sound approach to faster tattoo removal
(Worldkings.org) Laser-based tattoo removal is typically a long process, often requiring 10 or more treatment sessions spread several weeks apart from one another. A new acoustic system, however, could reportedly allow for complete tattoo removal in as little as two to three closely-spaced sessions.
(Worldkings.org) Easily carry what you need with the Kombine Swing Vault Storage Water Bottle.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – December 12, 2018 - The SmartNūdge: A Stick-On Toilet Lid Device That Automatically Lowers The Seat After Use
(Worldkings.org) This is the Kickstarter campaign for the SmartNūdge, a small four AA battery powered device that attaches to a toilet lid via adhesive tape and, 90 seconds after a toilet seat is lifted and presses its button, flicks the toilet seat back down again.
(Worldkings.org) Make sure your Motiv Ring fits just right with the Motiv Smart Ring Sizing Set. Designed for use before purchasing a Motiv Ring, this set ensures you choose the best size for your finger.