Looks like everything is becoming "smart" these days, thanks to developments in technology. Researchers have developed a new type of surgical glue that addresses all the drawbacks of previous adhesives and is a much simpler technology and a new paradigm for tissue reconstruction. This was revealed by co-senior author and bio-medical researcher Jeffrey Karp in...
Technology is becoming more and more awesome, and many things which were previously looked at as impossible are becoming a reality. At CES, one of the wonderful gadgets displayed was a 3D printer that can print delicious candy for you to eat, right in your living room. The 3D printer named...
Twende Twende is a mobile application that can send messages to drivers to avoid traffic in the city. It was designed by IBM's Nairobi lab last year. The app send motorists free text messages of where they are and the traffic conditions, including recommending a route to take to avoid a...
Two undergraduate students pursuing Information Technology from Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology have developed an innovative solution aimed at streamlining land registration and title deed acquisition process. Robert Ouko developed the biometric land registration system while Jeniffer Mwai marketed it. They seeks to forestall land ownership issues such as land grabbing...
Intel has introduced Edison, a miniature computer based on the same technology condensed into the form factor of an SD card at CES 2014. Unveiled by the company CEO Brian Krzanich, The tiny computer is built on the company's 22nm transistor technology, runs Linux and has built-in WiFi and Bluetooth modules. The tiny...
If you thoughts tweeting was reserved for humans, think again! Scientists in Western Australia have figured out a way to have an early warning system in place for surfers in the area by having the sharks tweet when they get too close to shore. Western Australia has the dubious record of...
First came the smartphones. Then came the tablets. But soon, Google will be taking its Android operating system and putting it in a much bigger package. The Wall Street Journal reports that Google plans to partner with Audi to develop Android-based software for new cars. Ron Montoya, the consumer advice...
A group of four teenage girls from Nigeria have created a generator that lets you put your waste to good use. The four teens, aged just 14 and 15 years old, are Duro-Aina Adebola, Akindele Abiola, Faleke Oluwatoyin, and Bello Eniola. They urine-powered generator that they made can provide six hours...
LG Electronics has launched the LG G Pad 8.3 tablet, the first device to be designated a Google Play Edition tablet and the first tablet to be launched under Google’s Android Open Source Project. The tablet features the latest Android operating system, Android 4.4 KitKat, alongside LG’s 1920 x 1200...
Viber has announced the release of Viber 4.1 for Android and iPhone, which comes with the global launch of Viber Out, a feature allowing users to make calls to any mobile or landline phone number. The new feature allows all Viber users to call anyone across the world, even if...