Google just filed a patent for floating solar farms

A recently published patent by Google reveals its plans for floating solar farms.  It’s high time and countries all across the globe are switching to renewable means of energy and Google’s plan doesn’t much of a surprise. Another interesting thing is that the patent application is coming from the secret skunkworks lab of Google known as …

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These five technologies will help you building a smart home for your family

A smart home, basically, is a mixture of several advanced technologies which work together to do a certain task. Added to that is the fall in price. Smart home technology today is not that expensive like 20 years ago. Home gadgets are available at affordable price and IoT makes every device wireless connected and saving …

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Microsoft has new plans for Hololens – making it a food inspector gadget

Out of all the cool things that you’ll be able to do with your mixed reality headsets, inspecting recipes and food items will become your favourite one. A recent patent filed by Microsoft reveals that mixed reality headsets (hololens in this case) will provide help you in knowing more about the food you’re about to …

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Airbus designed a new chair to save passengers during a crash landing

Airbus has filed a patent application that reveals a kind of seat for its aircraft that in an event of crash landing will make sure a passenger doesn’t get hurt. In general, a floor of an aircraft has rails. Chairs are fastened to these rails so that they can slide independently – for adjustment or …

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YouTube’s parental controls will let you micro-manage the type of content your kids watch

YouTube has strict guidelines for explicit content and has always let people control what recommendations they get especially their kids. In December 2014, Google started revamping its products (specifically, Youtube and Search) by keeping kids in mind. Taking further steps, Google launched YouTube for Kids in early 2015 – a version of YouTube having kids …

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Samsung just patent smart headphones that can adjust volumes based on what you’re doing

Samsung just patented headphones that can adjust volume automatically based on where you are present. It can decipher whether you’re in a gym, running in a park or relaxing at your home. The headphones can use your smartphone to determine what you’re doing. The headphones can use sensors of your smartphone to determine what you’re doing …

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After in-app messenger, YouTube may introduce Trendsetter badge. But Why?

Remember that Chewbacca lady? I was among the first few hundred viewers of her video. I didn’t know a lady going crazy over a mask will become such a trending thing the next day. How many times did it happen that you watched a video after few minutes of it getting uploaded and the next day …

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Toyota patents a unique way to increase range of its cars using solar energy

In an era when the vehicles were high on oil, Electric Vehicles came for Earth’s rescue to save it from the clutches of fossil fuels. Everyone knows how big hand Tesla has to bring this change. The company under Elon Musk, who needs no introduction, for a time being has been constantly decreasing the cost …

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