(Worldkings.org) The Progressive New York International Boat Show is underway at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan, and dealers had positive feedback across the board.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – July 16 , 2018 - This robotic hose-dragon could jet its way into burning buildings
(Worldkings.org) While hose-toting drones may be a fantasy, hose-powered robo-dragons (or robotic hose-dragons — however you like it) are very much a reality. This strange but potentially useful robot from Japanese researchers could snake into the windows of burning buildings, blasting everything around it with the powerful jets of water it uses to maneuver itself.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - July 15, 2018 - The 3D printed 'underwater jetpack' that can propel users at speeds of up to 8 miles per hour
(Worldkings.org) A university student has designed a futuristic underwater jetpack that can seamlessly propel you around a pool.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - July 15, 2018 - These Bizarre Glasses Promise to Cure Your Motion Sickness—But At What Cost
(Worldkings.org) The engineers at Citroën have apparently thrown almost 100 years of French design refinement out the window with a new product you don’t drive, but will improve your motoring experience. The carmaker’s new Seetroën glasses won’t win you any style points, but Citroën claims the glasses will eliminate any motion sickness you’re feeling after wearing them for just 10 minutes.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - July 14, 2018 - You can’t lose your headphones if they’re pinned to your earlobes
(Worldkings.org) I lose everything. If it’s not my phone charger, it’s my driver’s license. If it’s not my water bottle, it’s that $14 container of Tylenol that I desperately need. But do you know the two things I lose the most? Earrings and headphones. So I’m feeling seen with this Kickstarter project that wants to combine those two things into one device.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - July 14, 2018 - This sun-chasing robot looks after the plant on its head
(Worldkings.org) Back in school, I remember learning that plants are “heliotropic,” meaning they grow toward light. I always found this oddly touching, as if those green tendrils stretching out to the sun proved the plant was yearning to live. And why not? That is why they do it.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - July 13, 2018 - Incredible smart window that keeps homes cool in the summer and warm in the winter could HALVE energy bills
(Worldkings.org) A new smart window that keeps homes cool in the summer could be just the ticket for people looking for respite from hot weather. The design keeps down heating and air conditioning costs by blocking out unwanted sunlight while also harnessing solar energy to generate electricity.
(Worldkings.org) Indian tea brand Chakra Tea installed Wi-Fi in tea kettles for manual workers to enjoy music,videos, sports and chat with their family members over their tea-break.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - July 12, 2018 - Will this be the end of plastic bottles? Edible water 'balloon' that looks like a breast implant will go on sale within a year
(Worldkings.org) An edible water bottle that wobbles like a breast implant will go on sale within a year. The Ooho! is a squidgy globe filled with water that could change the way we stay hydrated forever.The bubble-like spheres were first invented by a trio of engineers in 2014 but the inventors are now fundraising to get their edible bottles on the market.
(Worldkings.org) For most people suffering lower leg, foot and ankle injuries, the answer is YES! iWALK 2.0 is a great way to improve your qualify of life during your rehabilitation.