WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – November 17, 2019 - Travel-savvy wheelchair folds to become a carry-on bag
(Worldkings.org) Air travel can be difficult for the mobility-challenged … they either have to procure a wheelchair at the airport, or make sure that their own chair gets stowed in the luggage hold. British engineer Richard Williams has developed an alternative, in the form of a folding wheelchair that doubles as a carry-on bag.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – November 08, 2019 - Smartphone system quickly detects harmful algae in water
(Worldkings.org) When it comes to algae that produce toxins in lakes or other waterways, it's certainly best to detect excessive populations of the things as soon as possible. A new smartphone-based system could help, delivering on-the-spot readings within minutes.
(Worldkings.org) In a perfect world, the only objects that anyone would ever wish to print on would be regular-sized sheets of paper. Given that this isn't a perfect world, though, oddly-named startup The God Things has created what it claims is the smallest-ever mobile color printer – the PrinCube.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – November 05, 2019 - BeBird A2 Safe Ear Otoscope Cleaner lets you see inside your ears
(Worldkings.org) Give your ears the proper clean they deserve with the BeBird A2 Safe Ear Otoscope Cleaner.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – November 05, 2019 - Narbis Glasses Detect Brainwaves to Measure Attention, Turn Dark to Help Keep Focus
(Worldkings.org) Consumer-grade electroencephalography (EEG) devices are interesting novelties, but their capabilities tend to be very limited. What they’re pretty good at, though, is evaluating whether a person is focused and paying attention to something. This capability has mostly been used to play games and guide meditation, but now a new device is coming out that aims to help people, particularly children, learn how to focus while doing homework, reading a book, and performing other attention demanding tasks.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – October 28, 2019 - SafeHalo takes texting and calling out of the driver's seat
(Worldkings.org) It's no secret that a great deal of car accidents are now caused by distracted drivers who are calling or texting on their smartphones. The SafeHalo system is designed to address that problem by disabling a phone if it's on or near the driver's seat, but leaving it be if it's not.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – October 28, 2019 - GoSun launches a new breed of EDC knife (and fork) to fit in a wallet
(Worldkings.org) GoSun has been redirecting the sun's energy toward camp cooking since 2013, bombarding the market with a rash of solar cookers ahead of branching out with a solar fridge and other sunlight-driven accessories. Now, the Cincinnati company steps out of the sun for a minute, working up the flattest set of Flatware you've ever seen.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P179. Kurt Cobain cardigan sells at auction for $334,000
(Worldkings.org) - A stained, cigarette-burned cardigan unwashed in nearly three decades has sold at auction for $334,000 (£260,000).
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – October 25, 2019 - Soothe your pain and relieve stress with this thermotherapy device
(Worldkings.org) Many centuries-old natural therapy practices are gaining widespread appeal now that medical science is backing them.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – October 25, 2019 - HairMax LaserBand 82 Light Therapy Hair Growth Device uses clinically proven technology
(Worldkings.org) Regrow your hair and regain your self-confidence when you use the HairMax LaserBand 82 Laser Therapy Hair Growth Device.