Wired: New Light Technologies to Make the Future of Light more affordable

New light technologies are on their way to a mass market that can be affordable for consumers, according to the head of one of the world’s leading light-emitting diodes.New light-harvesting devices, which have been developed in partnership with Japanese technology giant Toshiba Corp. and Japanese electronics giant Tosco, could make the cost of a standard […]

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Why Australia should be building its own NBN

The Coalition’s NBN plan for Australia is the biggest and most expensive infrastructure project of the 21st century.It will have a massive cost impact on the lives of the poor and middle class.This will lead to further cuts in services and jobs.The Labor government promised to build a better system.But the NBN is already behind […]

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Which are the world’s most powerful smartphones?

Apple Inc. AAPL 0.02% reported better-than-expected earnings for its fourth quarter, as revenue from iPhones and iPads rose and the market rallied as the technology giant focused on creating a new kind of “mobile device” and boosting sales of its high-end iPhones and Apple TV.The Apple Watch, a smartwatch that can track heart rate, sleep […]

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How to get rid of old batteries with the help of a new invention

A team of Canadian researchers is working on a battery that will remove old batteries in your car.The idea is simple: it’s basically a rechargeable battery, but it’s made of pure oxygen.The team has been working on the battery since 2012, and it’s one of the first that is entirely oxygen-based.“There’s really nothing like this […]

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