Manfred Pichler

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Lithium-air battery comes one step closer to electric car nirvana

A decade from now, we could all be driving low-cost electric cars for hundreds of miles without recharging, thanks to an advance in lithium-air …

Our favorite unit conversion app: Measures HD for iPad

I’m lucky enough to have lived in several overseas countries, and when living in the US I travel overseas a lot. Given that we in the US are the last holdouts to use the archaic “English” measurement “system” that not even the English use anymore, I often have the need to convert metric units into …

The Tago Arc is like a hundred bracelets in one

The Tago Arc bracelet’s Indiegogo campaign ended in March with 261 percent of its funding goal. Maybe a lot of significant others saw the genius …

eReaders

The world's thinnest light bulb is made from graphene

Forget LED light bulbs... in the future, your lighting may be made from carbon. Columbia University researchers have built a light bulb chip that superheats graphene to produce illumination. While that's the same basic concept that you see in an incandescent bulb, the graphene filament measures …

Nanotech