Anki Drive: a cool racing game for the iPhone and harbinger of the Robot Revolution

Don’t worry: its not the start of Skynet. However, the advent of domestic robots seems to have been officially kick-started with the introduction of Anki Drive, an iPhone racing game with a twist. No less than four and a half years have gone into the development of these small racing monsters that can best be […]

Heart pulse monitor Nymi aiming to become the ultimate replacement of your passwords and keychain

It is becoming virtually impossible to remember the host of passwords, PIN codes and passphrases required to enter one’s clubhouse. And let’s not forget that ever-expanding keychain. Canadian start-up Nymi intends to change this with the introduction of their new smart wristband. Their heart pulse monitor is to become the ultimate security solution. Way back […]

Hi-tech teddy bear to help children growing up with diabetes

Wearables, smartwatches, sensors and… teddy bears. Not so long ago, we wrote about Build-a-Bear’s move to equip toy bears with new technology, and now the U.S. outfit Sproutel is taking things one step further. Their cuddly bear Jerry is to teach children with type 1 diabetes to cope with their illness and help make them […]

Create an interactive infographic of your resume with ResumUP

I have already tormented my brain on it – occasionally upon request – that age-old resume. How can we end this endlessly series of boring printouts with even more boring enumerations of (if you are lucky) hopefully less boring facts? In the last few years, we are seeing an increasing number of exciting variations, but […]