Steve Jobs demostrates the Wi-Fi capabilities of an iBook with a ... hula hoop!

by Christine Kitsati Today, it is difficult to imagine a life without ... Wi-Fi (unless you are in a place somewhere in the countryside). But it is not so long ago that the wireless capabilities began to "facilitate" our web life. We are going some years back, when the wireless networking has made its first steps and long […] 15 October 2014 at 11:22 pm

Google to eventually relax customization norms on Android Auto, Wear & TV

by Petros Antonakis When Google first talked about Android Auto, Wear and TV at the I/O 2014 developer conference back in June year, an interesting tidbit came to light that the search giant isn’t going to allow the manufacturers to customize the interface as per their liking in the new platforms. Now, Google’s VP of engineering Hiroshi Lockheimer has revealed […] 15 October 2014 at 08:59 pm

Solarbox. Booths for charging mobiles in British style!

by Petros Kypraios You certainly know these classic red telephone booths in London. Recently, Solarbox decided to give a more high-tech character in the British telephone booths, creating booths for charging mobiles!   The Solarbox booths are expected to significantly help the smartphone users, who are on the street and watch their battery draining. What the creators of this original project […] 15 October 2014 at 07:11 pm

The new furniture line of IKEA can be assembled in ... 5 minutes!

by Christine Kitsati The logic behind the company IKEA is known for years. Purchase, transfer the packaging by yourself to home, assemble it and is ready. For some people, of course, even this simple procedure of such assembly, can be a "headache", so the company makes now things more simple ... The living room furniture line by […] 15 October 2014 at 11:18 am

Cortana is now speaking the language of ... Klingon!

by Petros Kypraios The virtual assistant Cortana apparently likes to speak many languages, which are not necessarily originated only from our planet ... After all, what kind of developed form of artificial intelligence is, if she is not able to speak the language of Klingon from Star Trek?   Recently, the developers of Microsoft with a new update, […] 14 October 2014 at 07:09 pm

Xiaomi recruits ex-Googler Jai Mani as lead product manager

by Dimitris Skiannis Xiaomi Global VP Hugo Barra has announced that former-Googler Jai Mani will be joining the company’s India team as lead product Manager. Jai has worked with Google most of his career, where he was a part of the Android and DoubleClick teams during his tenure. He had left Google in 2013 to work with an unnamed start-up. According to […] 14 October 2014 at 06:34 pm

Lenovo launches Yoga Tablet 2-series

by Petros Antonakis Chinese manufacturer Lenovo on Thursday announced the launch of its new Yoga Tablet 2-series, which includes tablets like Yoga Tablet 2 8-inch, Yoga Tablet 2 10-inch and Yoga Tablet 2 Pro, in the Indian market. Originally unveiled just a week ago in the UK, the Yoga Tablet 2-series is powered by Intel Atom Z3745 quad-core […] 14 October 2014 at 11:53 am

Markthal. A special indoors market in Rotterdam

by Christine Kitsati Markthal is a new indoors market that recently was inaugurated in Roterdam. It surely looks and is special since it has been designed by MVRDV, and includes 100 benches with fresh products, 15 fast food stores and 7 restaurants along with 228 condos and 1200 parking spots! It has the most impressive roof ceiling in Europe. […] 12 October 2014 at 11:29 am

A "Suites Class" flight experience which worths $19,000

by Christine Kitsati Derek Low, a businnesman, had the luck to experience "the most luxurious flight in the world" by redeeming a huge number of miles to Singapore Airlines. The "Suites Class" experience of a flight from Singapore to New York costs $19,000, offering a trip that would be difficult for "common humans" to experience. The businnesman described in the […] 12 October 2014 at 11:16 am

Lenovo unveils Yoga Tablet 2 Pro with 13.3-inch QHD display

by Dimitris Skiannis In addition to the 8-inch and 10-inch Yoga Tablet 2, Lenovo introduced the 13.3-inch Yoga Tablet 2 Pro in London on Thursday. The new Yoga Tablet 2 Pro sports a QHD (2560x1440p) display and Pico projector (WVGA resolution). “The YOGA Tablet 2 Pro is the culmination of the most extensive research and feedback we’ve ever undertaken, […] 10 October 2014 at 02:47 pm