Just Add Water and This Tiny Emergency Flashlight Glows For 72 Hours

Because batteries have a limited shelf life , that flashlight you've been saving for an emergency might not actually work when you need it to. So instead of stocking up on candles, grab a couple of these tiny emergency lights from Eton that simply need you to add water to keep them lit for three … Continue reading Just Add Water and This Tiny Emergency Flashlight Glows For 72 Hours

Box Cloud Storage App Updated & Offering 50GB Free Space to New Users

If you’re looking for a good cloud storage and file sync service that will work well on the iPad, then right about now is a great time to look at Box – as they’re offering 50GB of free space to new users and have just done a major update to Version 3.0 of their iPad … Continue reading Box Cloud Storage App Updated & Offering 50GB Free Space to New Users

iOS App AirWeb Brings Proper Web Browsing to Apple TV

The Apple TV plays a range of media, including Amazon Instant TV, YouTube, Netflix, HBO, ESPN, iTunes movies and TV shows, but Apple forgot to add a simple Internet web browser to the mix. Thanks to new iPhone and iPad app AirWeb ($1.99), you can now browse the web full screen as you do on your computer. AirWeb will … Continue reading iOS App AirWeb Brings Proper Web Browsing to Apple TV

ROLI Seaboard GRAND Unveiled

This exciting new instrument has just been unveiled by design ­led technology start-up ROLI  a radically new kind of musical instrument and digital controller that reimagines the most iconic of musical instruments – the piano. An evolution of the piano keyboard, the Seaboard has a soft three­ dimensional surface that enables unprecedented real­time, intuitive control … Continue reading ROLI Seaboard GRAND Unveiled

MIDI Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary

Roland today released this video celebrating the 30th Anniversary of MIDI, which has become a massively important industry standard, due to the vision of Sequential Circuit’s Dave Smith, Roland’s Ikutaro Kakehashi and others. For a 30 year-old standard, MIDI is going strong. In just the last few weeks, we’ve seen the standard show up in MIDI Tesla Coils, … Continue reading MIDI Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary

Tracking flights in the air in real-time with FlightRadar24

On the ground, sometimes its easy to lose track of the fact that hundreds of airplanes are flying overhead at any given moment. A new company, FlightRadar24, is developing nice aggregation tools to observe the traffic jams in the sky. Before, live views of aircraft like this were the domain of aviation professionals. Sure, it … Continue reading Tracking flights in the air in real-time with FlightRadar24

Don’t forget: DNSChanger malware could kill your internet on Monday

A prolific trojan called DNSChanger could soon prevent hundreds of thousands of Mac and Windows PCs from connecting to the internet. On Monday, the FBI plans to shut down defenses that have been in place for months, cutting the estimated 275,000 still-infected computers off from the internet. To check if your PC is infected with … Continue reading Don’t forget: DNSChanger malware could kill your internet on Monday