Latest Articles for Author: Katerina Sevelka

Deltaprintr: college student redefines 3d technology

Deltaprintr: College Student Redefines 3D Technology

While 3D printing is currently very much in its infancy, accessible primarily to hobbyists, artists, and designers, affordable options do exist for public purchase and use. A consumerist world in which the only requisite to the manufacturing of goods is the material necessary to print objects is an unequivocally different one than our present times. Average…

Ecocapsule: efficient design creates housing solutions

Ecocapsule: Efficient Design Creates Housing Solutions

As seen on their webpage, Ecocapsule “is a portable house offering an unmatched dwelling experience. With its immense off-grid life span, worldwide portability and flexibility it is suitable for a wide range of applications: from an independent research station or a tourist lodge to an emergency housing or a humanitarian-action unit.” Why It Matters There…

Linkagoal: social networking based on goals

Linkagoal: Social Networking Based on Goals

This new free app founded by CEO Mohsin Shafique is a goal-oriented social network that presently boasts well over 800,000 users since its launch. Linkagoal offers a clean, sleek interface that connects users with gurus, mentors, and other similar users who are striving to achieve personal or professional life goals. The Platform and the Vision…

App turns smartphones into pocket seismometers

App Turns Smartphones Into Pocket Seismometers

Sensors in smartphones, like GPS sensors and accelerometers, help the device understand its own location as well as what direction it is being pointed in. These sensors also have the potential to be able to detect earthquakes in the future. Can Your Smartphone Sense Earthquakes? A graduate student from the University of California, Berkeley, named…

Spylight: shop fashion from your favorite shows and movies

Spylight: Shop Fashion From Your Favorite Shows and Movies

Fans of Film and Fashion Rejoice I’m sure we can all agree that our favorite characters from the realm of movies and television have some of the most distinct and iconic senses of style, and we wish we could raid their wardrobes on a whim. That is now entirely possible thanks to a website called Spylight….

Bioluminescence: technology’s bright future

Bioluminescence: Technology’s Bright Future

  If you’ll pardon the pun, the future of bioluminescent technology is rather bright. Science is attempting to harness this wonder of nature to benefit our future generations in hopes of designing and creating technology that is able to emit light organically to reduce electrical usage, amongst numerous other possibilities. What is Bioluminescence? Bioluminescence is…