(Worldkings.org) BHM recognises the largely unknown country of Mauritania on their day of independence; November 28th.
(Worldkings.org) While on November 10 is the day that Panamanians remember the ‘uprising in Villa Los Santos’ against the Spaniards; and finally on November 28 is celebrated the National Day, a celebration of Independence from Spain in full for Panama.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - November 27, 2017 - This self-filling water bottle is the ultimate in vaporware.
(Worldkings.org) Austrian startup Fontus is developing a novel water bottle that is vaporware in just about every sense of the phrase. Not only does it not yet exist in the marketplace, but it is claimed to literally pull water vapor out of the air to fill itself.
WORLDKINGS – Daily Highlighs – November 27, 2017 - Flatpack M.A.Di house pops up in a matter of hours
(Worldkings.org) Italian architect Renato Vidal has created a prefabricated foldable house that takes less than a day to install
WORLDKINGS – Daily Highlighs – November 26, 2017 - Soft robotic sleeve hugs the heart to keep it beating - and could save patients from a lifetime on post-surgery drugs.
(Worldkings.org) This soft, robotic pump could revive a failing heart by squeezing half of it gently - saving patients from a life-time on anticoagulant medication.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - November 26, 2017 - Sweam gives pocket smart projector its own touchscreen
(Worldkings) Giving pint-sized smart projectors an Android heart isn't a new idea, but many designs require the use of input peripherals or IR pens to activate icons, install apps or start the movie. Swedish tech startup Sweam has included a touchscreen display on the top of its pocket projector, offering familiar smartphone-like control while allowing users to watch shows on the small screen for the commute back home from work and continue the viewing experience on a living room wall.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - November 25, 2017 - Room service is now delivered by robots at these hotels in Singapore.
(Worldkings.org) The robots at two hotels under the Shangri-La group will make unmanned deliveries to hotel rooms – an Asian first for an international hotel.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - November 25, 2017 - Sound-sensing baby bed is set to rock your infant's world
(Worldkings.org) While babies are great in most ways, they're not exactly conducive to getting a full night's sleep. Realizing this, pediatrician Dr. Harvey Karp joined forces with Swiss designer Yves Béhar (of the Fuseproject firm) and a team at MIT's Media Lab to create a solution. Five years later, the automated Snoo baby bed is the result.
(Worldkings.org) On 25 November 1975, the country of Suriname left the Kingdom of the Netherlands to become an independent state, nonetheless maintaining close economic, diplomatic, and cultural ties to its former colonizer. Its indigenous peoples have been increasingly active in claiming land rights and working to preserve their traditional lands and habitats.
(Worldkings.org) Every parent knows what it's like to buy new clothes for their child, only to find they've already outgrown them by the second wash. A new kind of outerwear could reduce waste, hassle, and perhaps money by expanding in size as the child grows. Named Petit Pli, the clever clothing won the UK James Dyson Award and is slated to come to market.