WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – July 13, 2019 - ZOZO announces the ZOZOMAT, a free printed mat and smartphone app that scans feet in 3D
(Worldkings.org) The largest Japanese online fashion website “ZOZOTOWN” operated by ZOZO, Inc. (CEO Yusaku Maezawa, Headquarters in Chiba city) announced the launch of the “ZOZOMAT”, a printed mat that allows users to easily scan their feet in 3D using a smartphone app (*1). ZOZOMAT pre-order will start today, Monday June 24th via the launch page (https://zozo.jp/zozomat/en.html) and will be available for free (shipping included) to customers within Japan. Delivery is planned for Q3/Q4 2019.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – July 13, 2019 - Norshire Mini 8-inch portable air-compressor for bike, car and camping
(Worldkings.org) Portable, cordless air-compressors aren't exactly new, but they're often bulky, limited in scope and ugly. In response to these issues, a team of engineers and product designers from Hong Kong has come up with the Norshire Mini, a compact, minimalist, multi-function pump/compressor for the iPhone generation.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – July 11, 2019 - Self-cleaning cloth kills bacteria with the aid of sunlight
(Worldkings.org) Scientists at the University of California Davis have developed a self-cleaning cloth that can literally kill the bacteria that resides on it as well as break down toxic chemicals like pesticide residue. It sounds like some magical cloth you’d see in a Harry Potter book, and when you find out how it kills the bacteria, you’ll be convinced it is.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – July 11, 2019 - A New Way To Erase Ink Lets You Reuse Printouts Without Recycling
(Worldkings.org) Yes, it’s great that your office put a blue bin next to the copy machine so unwanted print outs don’t end up in the trash.
(Worldkings.org) There's no shortage of portable lighting options out there for campers or people living in developing countries, but they all have their own pros and cons. The Lumir K lamp is aiming to be the right mix of inexpensive, safe, bright, portable and efficient, using any old cooking oil as a fuel source to light up an array of LEDs.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – May 25, 2019 - Accordion-like Elephant In A Box sofa packs small enough to come in the mail
(Worldkings.org) Boston-based husband and wife team Mohamed Kamal and Reham Khalifa have launched an innovative sofa product on Kickstarter.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – May 24, 2019 - Revolutionary Rapid Evacuation Slide Now in Production, Will Soon be Saving Lives
(Worldkings.org) Blair White, Founder and CEO of Slide to Safety, Inc. recently announced, "The first of its kind, Rapid Evacuation Slide that was developed over two years ago is moving from design and testing into production." The first slide was assembled in Charlotte, NC. Full scale production will start within 60 days and first orders will begin installation within 90 days.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – May 24, 2019 - Hema Introduces Robot Restaurant in Suburbs, Plans to Conquer Downtown Soon
(Worldkings.org) Alibaba’s first Robot restaurant is decidedly less dystopian than it sounds. In sleepy suburban Nanxiang, famous for soup dumplings and bamboo architecture, Alibaba has installed a gleaming branch of its digital supermarket Hema, and inside, Robot.He, where diners eat fresh fish delivered to the table by small AI powered robots.
(Worldkings.org) Rener Gracie launched a new company named Hero Hoodie. It’s a company that will convert every garment like Hoodie or jacket into a functional backpack.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – May 22, 2019 - Teafu Squeezable Silicone Tea Infuser gets out every last drop of water
(Worldkings.org) The Teafu Squeezable Silicone Tea Infuser solves that frustrating process of squeezing a teabag after you’ve steeped tea.