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Photos: Man puts his baggage to good use, turns it into a scooter

May 29, 2014

Photos: Man puts his baggage to good use, turns it into a scooter

He Liang spent nearly a decade modifying the suitcase into a motor-driven vehicle. The 'suitcase-scooter' has a top speed of up to 20km/h and the power capacity to travel up to 50-60km after one charge. #China #ImagesOfTheDay #Scooter #Inventions #Electric scooter #Suitcase-Scooter
World's first solar-powered, waterless toilet to launch in India soon

Mar 14, 2014

World's first solar-powered, waterless toilet to launch in India soon

A revolutionary toilet fueled by the sun that is being developed to help some of the 2.5 billion people around the world lacking safe and sustainable sanitation would be unveiled in India this month. #India #ThisisNext #Technology #Innovation #Sanitation #Toilet #Inventions #Solar-power-toilet
Robots to Copters, check out Chinese inventions made from scrap

Sep 05, 2013

Robots to Copters, check out Chinese inventions made from scrap

From a helicopters to submarines to walking robots. What's common to these inventions from China are the fact that they were built at a low-cost and from scrap. Here are pictures of some unique inventions from China. #China #ImagesOfTheDay #Inventions #Scrap
How a professor is discovering India's hidden inventors

Jul 29, 2012

How a professor is discovering India's hidden inventors

For more than two decades, Anil Gupta has scoured rural India for its hidden innovations, motivated by the belief that the most powerful ideas for fighting poverty and hardship won't come from corporate research labs, but from ordinary people struggling to survive. #ThisisNext #rural india #ThingsWeLike #Professor Anil Gupta #Inventions #Water Tires #Foot powered washing machine

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How a professor is discovering India's hidden inventors

Jul 30, 2014

New Infrared iPhone 5 Case Lets You See Through Walls

The smartphone case industry is beginning to move away from bling-encrusted cheap tat and into the realms of ‘useful accessory’. FLIR systems has done just that and invented a case for Apple's iPhone with thermal-imaging capabilities, which it reveal... #FLIR Systems, Inc. #Apple, Inc.
How a professor is discovering India's hidden inventors

Jul 30, 2014

Did This High School Senior Just Solve Hot Car Child Deaths?

High School senior Alissa Chavez's invention, the Hot Seat, could help save lives by reminding parents about children left in hot cars... #FLIR Systems, Inc. #Apple, Inc.
How a professor is discovering India's hidden inventors

Jul 25, 2014

India's Take On Google Glass, A Vibrating Smartshoe

Is the next phase of wearable technology in the shoe? Indian startup Ducere Technologies certainly thinks so. Called the Lecha shoe, and described as “interactive haptic footwear”, this smartshoe syncs up with your mobile via bluetooth. The idea is t... #India #Google Inc.