Subscribe Now to Our Free Email Newsletter

DaVinci Coders

» Currently browsing: Great New Product

Lechal ‘smartshoes’ vibrate to point you in the right direction

July 25th, 2014 at 11:29 am » Comments Off

Lechal ‘smartshoes’ People in India will be the first in the world to get access to what could be the next big thing in wearable technology: the smartshoe. Ducere Technologies Pvt., an Indian startup, is going to start selling its Bluetooth enabled Lechal shoes for more than $100 a pair in September. The smartshoes sync up […]

Imprint Energy is developing flexible, printed batteries for wearable devices

July 22nd, 2014 at 9:58 am » Comments Off

Ultrathin zinc-polymer battery. Imprint Energy is developing flexible, rechargeable batteries that can be printed cheaply on commonly used industrial screen printers. The California startup has been testing its ultrathin zinc-polymer batteries in wrist-worn devices and hopes to sell them to manufacturers of wearable electronics, medical devices, smart labels, and environmental sensors.    

Bag2Go – ‘smart’ luggage that will text you when it gets lost

July 19th, 2014 at 8:53 am » Comments Off

Bag2Go It can take hours or even days to hear from someone at an airline to tell you where your lost luggage has ended up — if it ever turns up at all. Wouldn’t it be easier to hear from the luggage itself?    

Jibo – the world’s first family robot for the price of a tablet

July 17th, 2014 at 8:10 am » Comments Off

Jibo Jibo is the world’s first family robot. He can relate to you and will become part of your family. Jibo looks like a sleekly designed minimalist version of R2-D2. Jibo is stout with a big round glassy face and turns to greet you when you walk in the door. (Video)  

Coolest Cooler Kickstarter campaign on track to beat Kickstarter record

July 15th, 2014 at 8:00 am » Comments Off

Coolest Cooler A man in Oregon has set out to reinvent the cooler that you take to the beach or on camping trips. He has already raised $3 million for the project, and his fundraising effort is on track to possibly beat the Kickstarter record, The Oregonian reports. (Video)    

FingerReader reads to the blind in real time

July 13th, 2014 at 8:42 am » Comments Off

MIT’s FingerReader Massachusetts Institute of Technology scientists are developing an audio reading device to be worn on the index finger of people whose vision is impaired, giving them affordable and immediate access to printed words.    

Solar powered ‘smart benches’ are popping up in Boston parks

July 8th, 2014 at 8:02 am » Comments Off

Solar-powered benches, called Soofas. The Internet of Things is growing larger. Benches can now be added to the list of things like watches, cars, phones, and everything else that comes in a “smart” variety.    

New recyclable plastics discovered ‘by accident’

June 27th, 2014 at 12:40 pm » Comments Off

The discovery includes stiff plastics and flexible gels that can mend themselves if torn. A collection of new plastics that are recyclable and adaptable have been developed by researchers – and the discovery began with a laboratory mistake. They include strong, stiff plastics and flexible gels that can mend themselves if torn.    

Sharp develops Free-Form Display that could change consumer electronics forever

June 24th, 2014 at 12:49 pm » Comments Off

Sharp’s Free-Form Display Sharp has announced plans to produce a new type of screen dubbed ‘Free-Form Display’ that could radically change the shape of our future electronics. In recent years there has been a number of products with novel form factors, like the curved Samsung Gear Fit and the upcoming circular Moto 360 smartwatch. Sharp’s new display tech […]

Vessyl: A smart cup that tracks everything you drink

June 24th, 2014 at 11:42 am » Comments Off

Vessyl There are a lot of fitness and health trackers on the market today: Fitbits. Nike+ Fuelbands. Jawbone Ups. They’re all pretty good at measuring the calories we’ve burned and the hours we’ve slept, but they miss a huge chunk of the health equation: what we’ve ingested. (Video)    

DaVinci Coders