August 5, 2010 § Leave a comment
[update at the end of the article and more photos]
India’s Human Resource Development Minister, Kapil Sibal, has recently unveiled a $35 tablet with specs including 2GB of memory, Wi-Fi connectivity, Flash and Pdf support, and, reportedly, powered by “linux”.
I have covered India’s ambitious plans to put OLPC’s $100 wannabe laptop to shame and their first failed attempt. But this time they proved it right. The $35 tablet could go even cheaper with mass production ($20 or even the initial plan of $10). With a touch « Read the rest of this entry »
February 17, 2010 § 2 Comments
Isn’t it a little inefficient to use one expensive (or more) Christmas Led String only for a few weeks around the winter holidays? And then toss it somewhere in the balcony or a winter-dedicated storage? Not good. Not even environmentally friendly. « Read the rest of this entry »
December 16, 2009 § 3 Comments
Heelo green souls out there, i have a big news for you. Green phones don’t have to be boring, low on specs and glare and Sony Ercsson wants to prove that by throwing in the game 2 phones with GreenHeart™ credentials and nice features like 5MP cameras, social networking, noice cancelling bluetooth headphones and media players. This seems like an obvious step toward eco-friendly phones, « Read the rest of this entry »
November 20, 2009 § Leave a comment
Finally someone thought of powering remote controls with vibrations produced by pressing on buttons. That means no more ” Honey the remote battery needs to be replaced!!” or repeated pressing for changing the channel when the battery dries out.
Another good thing that comes out of this is that there will be less toxic waste in the land fills, something that battery manufacturers won’t be very happy about. « Read the rest of this entry »
September 10, 2009 § Leave a comment
JosephJoseph’s spagetti measure is an easy way for the always on the run guy. Measure for one up to four and put them to the boil.
This way you won’t have to get out of shape only because you can’t visually measure it properly. And « Read the rest of this entry »
April 21, 2009 § 1 Comment
AU (KDDI) Green Road Project and Sharp are going to present in june a Waterproof, Solar Powered Mobile Phone, targeted to the Japanese market.