Top 10 emerging technologies of 2015

Technology is perhaps the greatest agent of change in the modern world. While never without risk, technological breakthroughs promise innovative solutions to the most pressing global challenges of our time. From zero-emission cars fueled by hydrogen to computer chips modeled on the human brain, this year’s 10 emerging technologies offer a vivid glimpse of the power of innovation to improve lives, transform industries and safeguard our planet. To compile this list, the World Economic Forum’s Read more [...]

ARE SMART GRIDS REALLY SMART?

ARE SMART GRIDS REALLY SMART?? Recently there has been a great research going on around the globe in this field. There are biggies involved such as Intel and others. What are they actually researching upon? Well I am no spokesperson of these companies so its hard to mention what exactly they are going to do. But as a technology enthusiast we all can figure out the things on a broader perspective! Lets try to sum up together what features we would like too see in this grid which boasts off Read more [...]

Delete Duplicate Rows from SQL Database Without a Primary Key

Just wanted to share with you a simple trick for deleting a duplicate row in your SQL table when you haven't assigned a primary key. So you may be wondering how could this happen... Well, in most cases, it would happen when you are setting an Id to your item by hand instead of using Identity to automatically set the Id. This leads us to another question, which is why would we set the Id by hand? Now here comes several answers, the best is the case where we need to insert a new item to the table Read more [...]

Second Tutorial in LabVIEW series ( arabic version)

The second Tutorial in my LabVIEW series is done. part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fdTkw-p2mws In this video i focused on : 1- applications of numeric functions 2-comparison function (equal) 3-boolean function (OR) . part 2  (please check the description is the second video) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=31sc0GgSMgw In this video i focused on : 1- creating a mathematic equation 2-numeric inputs and outputs 3- case structure don't forget to subscribe for my channel Read more [...]

سنة هجرية مباركة

اقدم لكم جميعا احر التهاني والتبريكات بمناسبة حلول السنة 1435 هجرية , أسأل الله العلي العظيم أن تكون سنة خير وبركة على الجميع وأتمنى أن يعُمّ الأمن و السلام , راجين من المولى عز وجل ان يحلها علينا بالصحة والعافية واليمن والبركات على جميع الأمة الأسلامية والعربية وأن نرى بلادنا Read more [...]

Featured: Japanese Car Seat Can Tell Who Is Sitting On It

A new kind of car seat developed by the Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology inTokyo is able to identify the person who is sitting on it. The seat works by using a system of 360 pressure sensors, which through their combined effort can apparently remember what it feels like to be sat on by you as opposed to anyone a little bit thinner or fatter. It seems like it would be a pretty inaccurate affair, but tests have shown that it has a 98% percent recognition rate, which is pretty good considering Read more [...]

Featured: Great Britain’s History Revived with Sand, The Japanese Sand Sculptures Exhibition!

At the world's first museum dedicated to sand in Tottori west Japan, wonderful sculptures and replicas of "The History of Great Britain" have been created by some of the world's best sculptures. To beach or not to beach: A sand replica titled British Literature William Shakespeare at the Sand Museum in Tottori, Japan  Taxi! Leonardo Ugolini finishes a Olympics-inspired sand replica titled Big Ben in Westminster   Grain Britain: UK artist Nicola Wood with her creation Imperial Read more [...]

Featured: Nissan Leaf – Wireless Charging!!

      Nissan's wireless charging station for its Leaf electric car. Nissan in Japan has given a glimpse of the very near future in the form of a wireless charging station for its Leaf electric car.Present electric vehicle charging technology requires the connection of a cable to the vehicle to recharge its battery via mains electricity.Now Nissan has developed a wireless charging pad that recharges the battery simply by parking the vehicle on top of a ground Read more [...]

Featured: XDModo iPhone Solar Charger, Sticks Right To The Window!

"Solar energy can be considered “green” energy in the sense that it’s readily available and that it doesn’t release pollutants to be generated. Solar cells and batteries aren’t exactly new technology. There are already a lot of released products and gadgets where the sun is their major (and sometimes, only) power source. However, the idea of putting your device under the heat of the sweltering sun isn’t very appealing because it might overheat and end up getting fried if you don’t Read more [...]

Featured: Cold Shower!

How about a similar cold shower in a hot sunny day!


(image credit: Helene Desplechin)

Featured: Iphone 4 SLR Mount!

"Turn your iPhone into a DSLR using real SLR lenses." $249 (iPhone 4 not included). I'm reminded of the opening line of one of my favorite Jamaican songs: You look like a mouse on a one dolla bread Canon or Nikon: $249 (iPhone 4 not included). Source [bookofjoe.com] Read more [...]

Featured: فندق الملح في بوليفيا

يُستخدم بصورة أساسية لإعطاء نكهة خاصة للطعام، لكن هل تتخيلوا أن الملح يمكن أن يستخدم أيضاً في البناء؟!! ليس تعبيراً مجازياً فهناك فندق مصنوع بالكامل من الملح في بوليفيا واسمه فندق بلايا دي سال: الملح هو كل شئ في هذا الفندق، فالطاولة والأرضية والمقاعد وكل شئ داخل الفندق وخارجه Read more [...]

Featured: DIY Phone Scanner

DIY Scanner!

This is so simple, really:


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Featured: Block Cell Phone Use While Driving!

"This is one of the stranger tech products I have seen in a long time. It comes from Scosche and is called cellCONTROL. The idea is that you plug the dongle into the OBD-II port under the dash of any car from 1996 up, and then put an app on your mobile phone. The app and hardware work in conjunction to ensure you can’t use the phone while driving. Scosche says that when the dongle senses the car moving it will block all sorts of things on the phone including texting, email, voice calls, Read more [...]

Featured: Choose The Dry-Side Bench!

Don’t you love the days following a rainstorm? The streets seem to gleam, the air is cleaner, and people are generally in a better mood to finally see the sun again. The only thing that sucks are all those wet benches and chairs. Fortunately clever designers (the Korean design gang) came up with a simple solution. The slats on these benches can rotate to the dry side by cranking the handle. Designer: Sungwoo Park, Yoonha Paick, Jongdeuk Son, Banseok Yoon, Eunbi Cho & Minjung Sim Copied Read more [...]

Launching a New Tutorial Series on LabVIEW in Arabic!

LabVIEW (short for Laboratory Virtual Instrument Engineering Workbench) is a system-design platform and development environment for a visual programming language from National Instruments. This is the first video of a LabVIEW tutorials series , targeting all those looking for the beginning point to start with graphical programming, and if you are having problems with English language don't worry because the videos are in Arabic . (P.S. : an English version will be published after the series Read more [...]

Windows 8.1 Offline ISO Installer Leaked!

Update 1: You can only use the offline image directly for clean install if you have a Windows 8.1 Key. Otherwise use this method to offline-update using your Windows 8 Key: mcakins.com To update to Windows 8.1 normally, you can go to the Windows 8 Store Then click/tap Update to Windows 8.1 If you face any errors like "Your apps were installed" or you can't find the "Update" tile, you can run cmd in elevated mode and type: Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth   To Read more [...]

Get 20GB of Free Cloud Storage!

Barracuda Networks have launched "Copy", the Cloud Service based in California and founded in 2002. Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, MacOS, Windows, Linux   Copy is available for mobile phones as well as computers. The synchronization is very easy as all options may be found in one place. Best of all, sharing folders is great feature; Copy assumes that you're with your friends at a restaurant and you must divide the bill equally, so if you have a 12GB shared folder with 4 Read more [...]

كل عام وأنتم بخير …عيد فطر سعيد

 يسرنا ان نهنئكم كما عودناكم دائما ان نقدم لكم اجمل التهانى والتبريكات بمناسبة حلول عيد الفطر المبارك اعاده الله علينا وعلى الأمة الأسلامية  بالخير واليمن والبركات نتمنى من الله ان يبارك لنا فيه ويجعله عيدا سعيدا على جميع الأمة العربية والأسلامية وينشر السلام والألفة والمحبة. Read more [...]