8 Extremely Cool Gifts for Geeks Under $100
Photo credit: The MetaDid you know that a EscoSphere Aquatic Ecosystem actually exists? It's a complete, self-contained and self-sustaining miniature world encased in glass. Or, Miracle Berries that can turn sour foods sweet, thanks to an active glycoprotein molecule called miraculin along with some
The Virtual Keyboard
This is the Bluetooth device that projects a laser-generated keyboard onto any flat, opaque surface, providing an instant keyboard for any iPad, iPhone, or Android phone. The Class II laser device generates a 9 3/4"-wide x 4"-deep keyboard with 3/4" keys and recognizes keystrokes in three dimensions by an optical sensor that detects finger placement at different areas on the keyboard, distinguishing between a finger hovering above the space bar or a number key. An invisible infrared…
Ekso’s Exoskeletons Let Paraplegics Walk, Will Anyone Actually Wear One?
Ekso Bionics builds robotic exoskeletons that can help paraplegics leave their wheelchairs. All CEO Eythor Bender has to do is create a market for a product that no one knew they wanted.
Every once in a while a story comes along about a flying car or helicopter that fits in a briefcase, but they always disappear into the ether never coming to fruition. It’s understandable since everyone having their own mass produced flying machine would be a safety and law enforcement nightmare. This time, howev ...