Outdoor Ice Skater and Shadow

What’s in your ice rink?

For the last 11 years, tourists and natives of Slazburg, Austria — Mozart’s birthplace — have enjoyed ice skating in Mozartplatz from the middle of November until the New Year. However, this year, skaters will arrive to find something different about their rink. The city […]


Charge on the go with Phorce

At every coffee shop, library or street corner, you’ll find someone deeply engaged with his or her mobile device. Whether it’s a smartphone, laptop or tablet, we are becoming a tech-based society, and nothing is more frustrating than when your device runs out of power, […]


LED vs. Incandescent Bulbs

Light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs have garnered a lot of attention in recent years. Many believe they will revolutionize the lighting industry while others are weary they will ever be able to emit the common and comforting soft-white light at an affordable price. When comparing traditional […]

charger with battery

Power on demand

Michigan-based Tellurex has launched a device that is designed to provide bright indoor and outdoor lighting – off the grid. The tPOD1, short for thermoelectric Power-On-Demand, is about the size of a small can of soup and can produce light for up to four hours […]


Solar Powered Highways

Driving in the dark can be a challenge for many, but it’s a common part of a motorists daily commute to and from work and school. Whether driving is difficult because you’re tired after a long day in front of a computer or you simply […]