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New solar panel integrates battery storage, inverter, and smart software into a single unit

<b>This startup is reinventing the solar panel, and aims to cut the cost of integrating clean power and energy storage to homes by half.</b><p>Home solar has …

Australian wave energy project sets a new world record with 14,000 operating hours

Surfers at Sydney’s Bondi Beach aren’t the only Australians catching waves. The Perth-based Carnegie Wave Energy Project just set a world record by …

You can brew beer in less than a week with this magical tank

Vessi, an all-in-one system home-brewing kit, will let beer lovers make custom beers in as little as seven days. Don't run to the store just yet, …

How can I ditch my carrier and just use Wi-Fi?

The dream: Keep your phone in airplane mode, forever.<p>When Steve Jobs unveiled the first iPhone in 2007, he famously teased it as "three devices": An iPod, a phone and an "internet communications device" — maybe the clunkiest three words ever uttered at an Apple keynote.<p>On this week's episode of <b>Too</b> …

Sony unveils the Xperia XA Ultra, a head-turning Android phone

The new Sony Xperia XA Ultra answers the call for a Sony smartphone that really shakes up the formula. It's among the latest from the Japanese …

6 Ways To Build Your Own Headboard

Make your bedroom pop with these DIY headboards that cost less than $100 and can be built in a weekend.<p>Headboards make a design statement in any bedroom. They can transform a plain old bed into an eye-catching piece of furniture. But headboards can be expensive, and finding one that suits your …

Researchers Develop a Transparent Wood That May Revolutionize Eco-Friendly Building

A new process strips color from the wood and replaces it with an acrylic filler, resulting in a clear material<p>Lars Berglund of the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden has developed what could very well be the next big trend in sustainable building: transparent wood. The material, which …

Hands on: Acer Switch Alpha 12

<i>Acer’s Switch Alpha 12 is a versatile, powerful, no-nonsense machine that you can actually afford.</i><p>At the April 21 Next@Acer press event, CEO Jason …

If You Have a 3D Printer You Can Make Yourself a Cheap Robotic Lawn Mower

A decent robot mower will set you back a couple thousand dollars, considerably more than the robot vacuum that’s patrolling your living room for …

Home Built Solar Power System

Introduction: Home Built Solar Power System<p>Hi. I've been interested in renewables for a while now. Our society can't continue to work on oil, and …

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How To Build A 400sqft Solar Powered Off Grid Cabin For $2k

Basic information on solar energy<p>Solar energy is one of the world’s best and largest natural resources. Solar power is said to be green since, in …

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Raspberry Pi: Wall Mounted Calendar and Notification Center

Super Bright / Variable Brightness LED PANEL<p>DIY Motorized Camera Slider<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>?Hello,<br>Thanks for the scripts, may I suggest to add an …

Showerloop DIY Shower Water Recycling System: Rinse & Repeat - Technabob

Showerheads such as the Nebia save water by dispersing it over a wide area. The Showerloop on the other hand captures used water, cleans it and feeds …

Circuit Simulator Lets You Play Around with Electronics Components in Your Browser

GIF<p>Part of the fun of DIY electronics projects is tinkering with things to learn how they work, but that doesn’t mean planning ahead isn’t a smarter …

Sony launches PS4 Remote Play for PC and Mac

Remote Play game streaming between PlayStation 4 and PC or Mac computers has arrived, as part of the latest firmware update to the Sony …

The hacker who built his own self-driving car is ushering in the age of cheap AI

Silicon Valley was taken aback when Bloomberg profiled a 26-year-old named George Hotz in December who said he had single-handedly built a self-driving car in his garage. It was true that Hotz was an accomplished hacker, being the first person to jailbreak an iPhone. But could a solo effort …

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Remix OS is Android for the desktop, and it works with nearly any PC

Last year at CES, we mocked a company called Jide for creating a blatant Microsoft Surface clone. Well, this year they've come back with something new — and they've also returned much <i>richer</i>. See, between CES 2015 and today, Jide created a Kickstarter campaign for the Remix Mini, a $70 device that …

Researchers develop blue-green algae power cells that generate carbon-negative electricity

Canadian researchers say they have developed a power cell that generates electrical energy using the photosynthesis of blue-green algae, generating …

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Xiaomi debuts all-metal Redmi Note 3 phone, Mi Pad 2 tablet

Xiaomi has launched its first all-metal devices in Beijing today: the Redmi Note 3 phone and the Mi Pad 2 tablet.<p>The 5.5-inch phone runs on Xiaomi’s Android-based MIUI 7 OS and features a 1080p display, a fingerprint sensor on the back and a massive 4,000mAh battery.<p>It’s powered by a MediaTek Helio …

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Meet the $90 Android phone with bigger battery than iPhone 6s

Hardware specs certainly aren’t everything but it’s still incredibly impressive how some Chinese vendors are able to sell devices with fairly …

Walmart is selling $10 Android phones

Walmart has a pair of LG Android phones on sale for a shockingly low price.<p>What a difference a year makes. This time last year, we were blown away by …

Mobile Technology

Minecraft Story Mode Launches On Android And iOS (video)

Minecraft fans who have been patiently waiting for the arrival of the highly anticipated Minecraft Story Mode created by TellTale Games, will be …

PAUSE for iOS promises to soothe your mind and relieve stress

Stress is hard to avoid in today’s world and we are often guilty of turning to our phones, laptops and tablets as a distraction, which isn’t always the healthiest option.<p>Well, building on that concept, PAUSE is a new iOS app designed to help you combat stress or anxiety and regain your focus.<p>“It's …

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Installing wind and solar, the how, the why, and what will it cost me?

• Home<br>• ><br>• Energy<br>• ><br>• Installing wind and solar, the how, the why, and what will it cost me?<p>posted 2020 years ago<br>Categories: Energy<p>So today I find myself …

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Shaving will never be the same with this laser razor

It's 2015, so it only makes sense to shave our hair off with lasers, right?<p>Right. That's why Skarp Razor is replacing blade with a laser and plans to …

New research tool for Android intelligently kills apps while your phone is dozing off

Unfortunately, the world of Android is still plagued by certain apps that manage to take huge bites out of a phone’s battery life, even when you …

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This tiny affordable Chinese PC could change the future of Android AND Windows

A little-known Chinese company called 10moons (whose logo, by the way, bears a close resemblance to Lenovo's) has launched a tiny computer that could …

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