Moley, a robotic kitchen that cooks for you

Moley is the world’s first fully-automated and intelligent cooking robot.  It learns recipes, cooks them and clears up after itself! It can mimic the actions of a master chef precisely, bringing a variety of delicious dishes, cooked to world-class standards to the domestic kitchen and other food preparation areas. The system comprises a full suite of appliances, cabinetry, safety features, computing and robotics. That is what we can read from the official website. Moley learns the whole process. We’re talking about an exact imitation. That’s why many people see a great business opportunity: a chef may sell 100 meals a day in a good restaurant. But it’s limited. With this new project, […]

What futuristic tech could be coming to your home?

What futuristic tech would you like to see soon? Technology tends to creep up on us and before we know it is an essential part of our lives. In the home we’re already seeing increasing numbers of smart devices like thermostats and light bulbs, but what else is on the horizon? Electronics company RS Components has produced an interactive graphic showing some of the things we can look forward too. Among its predictions are that by 2020 smart windows will be available that will turn opaque with the touch of a button, eliminating the need for blinds and curtains. By 2030 your bed will nudge you to improve your sleeping […]

The most beautiful solar roof

A new solar roof has been announced by Tesla. It’s a part of Tesla’s plan for total clean energy integration. They defend that the sun provides more than enough energy in just one hour to supply our planet’s energy needs for an entire year. “Your home can capture this free, abundant energy source through rooftop solar tiles, turning sunlight into electricity for immediate use or storage in a Powerwall battery”, they say on the official website. Solar roof features Powerful: Solar tiles hidden on your roof power your home with clean, renewable energy. Beautiful: Four distinct styles to complement your home. Affordable: Lower cost than a traditional roof when combined with projected […]

A Safe Halloween Is a Happy Halloween

A safe Halloween is a happy Halloween! Cross the street using traffic lights and crosswalks. Trick or Treat with an adult. Drive extra safely! Wear flame resistant costumes. Be care with the luminaries. Use non-toxic make-up. Bikes or skateboards aren’t a good option today. Not getting into strangers houses or cars. Make sure the candies are wrapped. Respect the curfew for “Trick and Treat”. Get flashlights. Make yourself visible. Happy Halloween everyone!!    

Less blue light emission for our cities

Less blue light emission for our cities. This is the aim of almost 30 cities around the United States, following the tips of the American Medical Association against the use of powerful LED lights. We are talking about Phoenix, Lake Worth (Florida) and several cities in Connecticut. They want to reduce the harmful human and environmental effects of high intensity street lighting. The association suggested that LED lights with color temperatures higher than 3000 Kelvin had adverse effects on health, including eye damage and disrupted sleep patterns. The warning was aimed at large cities, where the standard color temperature for LED street lights is 5000K to 6000K. Lights with high color […]

Why Should You Never Run Generators Indoors?

Generators emit exhaust containing carbon monoxide. Carbon monoxide is a colorless and odorless gas. It’s also a very deadly gas, because most victims don’t realize they are being poisoned until it’s too late. When power outages occur after severe weather (such as winter storms, hurricanes or tornadoes), using alternative sources of power can cause carbon monoxide to build up in a home and poison the people and animals inside. Even with the door open, there still isn’t enough ventilation to keep the fumes outside. Prevention tips: Never use a gas range or oven to heat a home. Never leave the motor running in a vehicle parked in an enclosed or partially enclosed space, […]

Safety Tips: Be Ready For a Storm

Safety tips and alerts Matthew is the strongest Caribbean hurricane in nearly a decade: warnings and watches for parts of the Bahamas, the Dominican Republic, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica and the Turks and Caicos Islands. Florida declared a state of emergency, ordering the National Guard to stand by and preparing for possible evacuations. The officials urged residents to prepare for Hurricane Matthew, which may swing by Thursday. When a storm is approaching, we want to make sure that you are safe. You need to be prepared. Safety is the most important for you, your family, your pets and your house, so please check this list with our safety tips to be […]

Green houses plans for free

Are you thinking about building a green house? There are many options, but we want to offer you some of them for free. It is thanks to Brad Pitt, who founded Make It Right Foundation in 2007 after the devastating hurricane called Katrina in New Orleans some years before. Too many ruined houses later, the actor thought about a project to help people. Engagement As Make It Right defines on the website, they think about: Everyone has the right to live in a high-quality, healthy home that enhances the natural environment. Communities should be fully engaged in defining their own needs and have a leading role in designing appropriate ways to […]

Turn your arm into smartwatch touchpad

Your smartwatch touchpad is really small for you? You think you have many useful apps on your smartwatch but there is no way to use them properly because of the screen size. And all of us know that it couldn’t be bigger, not for a smartwatch. The company Future Interfaces Group has the solution: SkinTrack. As they describe on the official website: “SkinTrack enables continuous touch tracking on the skin. It consists of a ring, which emits a continuous high frequency AC signal, and a sensing wristband with multiple electrodes. SkinTrack measures phase differences to compute a 2D finger touch coordinate. Our approach is compact, non-invasive, low-cost and low-powered. We […]

Google Home will arrive this year

Google Home is a new voice-activated home device announced by Google whose launch will be later this year. This was the big deal of the presentation last Wednesday announced by Sundar Pichai, Chief Executive Officer of Google. Google Home allows you and your family to get answers from Google, stream music and manage everyday tasks, as they describe in the official website. We don’t know much more about the new possibilities, but if you are really interested, you can leave your e-mail account in the mentioned website to be updated with the latest news from Google. What we know is that Google Home will be completely linked to Google Now, […]