Unique Household Tech

Technology continues to play a great role in our lives. One important aspect is the incorporation of technology in the household. Here are some great examples of how technology is improving lives at home.

The transparent television

Transparent lcdThe transparent television is made of a transparent mirror. It’s a marvelous piece of technology which combines the TOLED display technology and conventional LCD. This enables it to create solid moving pictures which contain a rich color reproduction.

Floor plan light switch

Floor plan light switchDo you have a problem of forgetting which light button stands for which beam? This is a type of a switch that is designed in a way to show you which beam you are putting on or off.

Dimensional wall panels

dimensional wall panelsThe three dimensional wall panels have interesting shapes that makes your living room to have beautiful arrangement of shadows and light. They can also be used in restaurants, shops and offices because of their beautiful look.

The RIMA lamp

RIMA lampThe RIMA lamp has got four controller rings which enables you to control the light by simply sliding them. It also has a processor that controls intensity, angle of the light, color and heat.

Eco Cleaner

Eco CleanerThe Eco Cleaner washes dishes without the use of detergents; it uses ultrasonic waves to clean the plates. The food particles are converted to manure that you can use to enrich your soil hence keeping your environment clean.

Green Smart Glass

Green Smart GlassIt has an interesting technology which absorbs the heat energy from the hot beverage and then stores it for later use.

Change it wall

This wall is a very attractive one, it is not made of digital materials but it is made of turning triangles which have different colors on them. The walls give your living room a beautiful look.

Orbital Washing Machine

Orbital Washing MachineFor many people washing clothes is not an easy task, the orbital washing machine will help to wash your clothes in a more luxurious way than any other machine if you incorporate it in your house. This is because it uses the latest technology.

The Tulip Shower/Bathroom

The Tulip Shower/BathroomThere is always a problem with space in most of the bathrooms but the Tulip Shower is providing a solution for you. It has a large space and also has underwater jets. It’s the most luxurious item to incorporate in your house.

Pain Relief and Productivity in New Gadgets for 2015

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Have you suffered from chronic pain for more than three months? Fibromyalgia? Diabetic neuropathy? Sciatica? If so, relief may be small gadget away in 2015. Quell by NeuroMetrix is a wearable device that is an alternative to drug therapy. Hoping to convince insurance companies to pay the $250.00 tab for the device and $30.00 per month for new electrode patches, NeuroMetrix went the extra mile in obtaining FDA approval.

Pain Relief and Productivity in New Gadgets for 2015With a profile thin enough not to be noticed under clothes, the Quell is worn on the upper calf in a breathable sports type band. Designed for 24 hours of use, the battery lasts 40 hours on a single charge. Using the process called Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulations (TENS) the Quell stimulates the sensory nerves which in turn send signals to the brain for pain relief. In response, the brain triggers the release a pain relieving natural opiates through the spine.

The natural opiates produced in the body are not addictive and do not have any of the side effects associated with prescribed opiates. The device may not work for everyone. In response, NeuroMetrix offers a 60 day money back guarantee for the Quell.

Pain Relief and Productivity in New Gadgets for 2015Revealed to the public at the Consumer Electronics Show of 2015, the Quell is similar to other over-the-counter products such as one produced by Icy Hot. The difference being that the Quell is much more powerful and cuts its own battery usage to 80 percent while you sleep. It also comes with a mobile app that allows the user to monitor the unit and its effects.

On the productivity front, Logitech released the Bluetooth Multi-Device Keyboard K480. Priced at $49.99 the K480 can connect up to three devices at one time; such as computer, tablet, and smartphone. Running on two triple AAA batteries this small keyboard (less than 12 inches wide and eight inches deep) has a dial with the numbers 1, 2, and 3 for switching between connected devices.

K480The K480 is compatible with bluetooth wireless computers or mobile devices which support external keyboards; and can be used with:

  • PC’s using Windows 7, 8, or later.
  • Mac OS X or later
  • Chrome OS
  • iPad, iPhone (io5 or later)
  • Android tablets or smartphones using Android 3.2 or later

The keyboard is made for easing switching of connected devices and the buttons can be set for use in different configurations according to the devices. Light and portable, your social connections and productivity just got much easier.
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Review Your Luggage before Travelling this Summer

So you are going somewhere for your summer vacation. Yey! No matter your destination, you are living the dream. There is one problem though: what will you carry during your trip? There are way too many options. When it comes to clothes, accessories and even cosmetics… what to carry and what to leave!? Remember in every trip or vacation the luggage detail matters a lot. Therefore; is there a formula to knowing what you should carry and what you should leave?

 

Relax. I’m here to help. No need to panic. Yes, there is a formula. There are some steps that can guide you on what to carry during your vacation. There are some things that you must carry to your vacation destination.

luggage

Luggage like this is made from recycled materials

 

Here are some steps that will guide you on knowing exactly what to carry:

 

  • Do some research on your vacation destination. Every luggage detail depends on the destination. This will help you know the temperatures, the activities to be done there and the culture of the people in that place. This will assist you in deciding what to carry. It also helps ensure that everything you carry is completely necessary. Remember picking the best luggage depends on your trip, there is no one perfect set of bags for every vacation.

 

  • Get a friend’s opinion. It’s hard deciding on what’s necessary and what’s pretty. When you get help, you will be able to stay focused on what is necessary and get help deciding on what pretty thing to carry. Left to yourself, you will probable carry pretty things only and forget the necessary things only, or take necessary things you really don’t think are pretty.

 

 

  • Have a theme. Having a theme will help you remember everything you would like and will keep you from carrying stuff ‘just in case’. It works almost like having a list. The aim of that is remaining focused on what to carry and what not to carry.

 

 

  • Carry some basic emergency medication. Don’t just research on the kinds of clothes you should carry, research on the kinds of illness you might suffer from during your trips. If you are supposed to get a vaccination, please do. And carry painkillers. You never know what might happen.

 

 

  • Necessary gadget accessories: for example a GPS guide device or a map for finding location of where you are and where you want to be. An extra mobile phone in case of one is lost and you won’t get stranded, you can still call the hotel or agent. A camera to day is very important in any vacation for documentation purposes and to help recall where you went. Currency calculator is very important though most people would prefer to use a laptop or a tablet through online currency calculators mostly when going for vacation in another country.

 

 

 

These basic steps are there to guide and not dictate for you what to carry and what not to carry. If you feel like you should carry something, yet it defies the steps outlined above, carry it if it might help along the way. Remember that a vacation is a time for you to enjoy and be happy. Wishing you carried something you left at home will only ruin your vacation, worse of is wishing you did not carry the unnecessary heavy bag.

 

Best E-Readers in 2015

E-readers have become very popular ever since they were first released by Amazon. Now many companies have joined the market, giving you more choices than ever when it comes to purchasing the right e-reader for your needs. Here are the top e-readers for 2015.

King of e-readers

Amazon Kindle VoyageThe current king of the e-readers is the Amazon Kindle Voyage. Of course Amazon would be the winner, they were the first and so have had the most time to work on improving their impressive line of e-reader products. This particular product does come on the higher price of those available so if you are looking for something in your budget you might want to go elsewhere.

Best overall

Kindle PaperwhiteThe e-reader that is voted to be best overall with consumers is the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite. This is another product from Amazon, but with the fast speeds, all of the memory that is available for you to use, and the price, it is often the option that is picked over the Amazon Kindle Voyage.

Best ad-free reader

GlowlightTired of all those ads popping up each time that you are trying to read? Do you feel like they are running your experience and they are starting to annoy you? If this sounds like something you have dealt with in the past, check out the Barnes and Noble Nook Glowlight. The price is right, there are no advertisements, and you will be able to enjoy all of your favorite stories while sitting under your comfy goose down comforter.

Best Bargain

kindle originalFor those that are looking to get an e-reader that works great but who do not have a lot of extra money sitting around to spend, Amazon wins again. The Amazon Kindle, the original, is the best bargain on the market coming in at only $79. You will still be able to get all of your favorite books on the Kindle for this great price.

Open e-reader

Cob glowThe Kobo Glo is a good option if you want to try out something that is not from Amazon. It can be really useful if you are looking for international options in reading or you need a reader that is able to take EPUB. This opens up some more options for your reading pleasure.