18
May
2016

A tiny house with big home comforts

The tiny house is clad in white pine, stained western red cedar, and steel

With their focus on downsizing, tiny houses are often lacking in home comforts, but Tiny House Lumbec's recently-completed dwelling proves that doesn't always have to be the case. The TH2 tiny house is a 24 ft (7.3 m)-long towable home that includes a relatively large kitchen and lounge area, a wood-burning stove, and even a small bathtub.

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18
May
2016

Tiny house with big home comforts

The tiny house is clad in white pine, stained western red cedar, and steel

With their focus on downsizing, tiny houses are often lacking in home comforts, but Tiny House Lumbec's recently-completed dwelling proves that doesn't always have to be the case. The TH2 tiny house is a 24 ft (7.3 m)-long towable home that includes a relatively large kitchen and lounge area, a wood-burning stove, and even a small bathtub.

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18
May
2016

The right band for the occasion

I went to a wedding in Chicago this past weekend, and I as I was packing my suitcase, I started thinking about what kind of Apple Watch band I would bring along with me. The Nomad Strap for the flight, and the Link Bracelet for the wedding? Or just the Link Bracelet? Or maybe buy […]

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18
May
2016

Nokia name to re-enter the world of phones and tablets

The Nokia name is coming back thanks to HMD

Remember Nokia? Surely you do, the brand used to make phones. Tough phones that could take a beating, phones that could go for weeks on one charge. Gosh, those were the days. The Nokia name is coming back, thanks to a new license agreement that allows Finnish company HMD to sell phones using the name over the next 10 years.

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Category: Mobile Technology

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18
May
2016

Benelli Achle 29: Three weeks commuting on an Italian eBike

The Benelli Achle 29 offers euro-bike looks, quality components and a long-range Samsung battery

Italian motorcycle manufacturer Benelli has branched out into eBike territory and hit the market hard with no less than 19 separate models. The Benelli Achle 29 is a hub-drive electric mountain bike with stylish looks, nice componentry and some 250 watts of pedal-assist power to turn uphills into no-hills and long torturous commutes into something much more manageable for people who don't spray on lycra shorts each morning. Loz Blain is the polar opposite of a granite-calved fitness freak, so he's been commuting on the Achle for the past few weeks to find out what the fuss is all about.

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Category: Bicycles

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18
May
2016

eBay joins with Australian retailer on “world’s first VR department store”

eBay has teamed up with Australian retailer Myer to let customers shop via a virtual reality ...

With delivery drones and instant order buttons, it's getting easier and easier to shop without ever leaving the house, but there's still something nice about actually going to a physical store. Virtual reality might soon become a good middle ground, as online shopping giant eBay teams up with Australian retailer Myer to create what they claim is the world's first virtual reality department store.

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Category: VR

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18
May
2016

Self-charging battery stretches over skin to power wearables

Because the wires connecting the tiles are actually longer than the space between them, the device ...

While we've seen promising prototypes of computers that conform to the contours of human wrists and forearms, the technology isn't quite ready for mainstream adoption yet. But this hasn't stopped one forward-thinking team of researchers from coming up with a new way to power these wearable electronics, developing a soft, millimeter-scale battery that can be stretched over the skin like a band-aid.

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Category: Wearables

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