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How to Sell Amazon Products on the Internet

Amazon is one of the Internet’s most put stock in organizations. They were likewise one of the main organizations to make subsidiary projects. Presently, they have a great many associates offering actually a large number of dollars of products every month. (I’m one of them!) Amazon’s offshoot program is extremely well run, and the items they offer are for all […]

Smart speakers are working their way into every home

Apple, Google and Amazon have all announced smart speakers that are more like gadgets than audio gear. Of course, whenever a tech company attempts to build audio gear, the specter of the iPod HiFi looms large. Apple’s ill-fated attempt to build the perfect speaker was considered a flopthanks to its high price and limited functionality. It was a glorified iPod dock that set you back $349 and […]

Google’s AR ambitions push VR to the back seat

When Google announced its Daydream View headset last year, it was a sign that the search giant was ready to take VR to the masses. It’s dabbled in VR before with Cardboard, but the View was a much more serious effort, with its fabric-clad design and user-friendly remote. Which is why it’s such a surprise that Google didn’t really spend a lot […]

Surgical Needle That Sucks Wine From Bottle Without Removing Cork

ORAVIN WINE ACCESS SYSTEM Brian Klutch Wanting only a glass or two of wine puts drinkers in a tough spot. Once the bottle’s opened, the wine starts to oxidize and lose its flavor. No rubber stopper will halt the process, leaving partial bottles to go to waste. Greg Lambrecht, a medical-device entrepreneur, figured out a way to solve the problem. […]

These Ski Boots Are Comfortable Uphill And Down

BOOTS MADE FOR WALKING Greg Maxson Even though skiers are spending more time hiking into the backcountry, their boots are still geared to traditional lift-access runs. Most alpine boots have cuffs and uppers that are single, rigid pieces, which makes walking in them awkward and painful. And boots made specifically for trudging through snow are so flexible that they’re harder […]

The Volkswagen XL1 Is The Most Efficient Car Ever

For years, automakers have worked to push fuel economy beyond 100 miles per gallon. Reaching that mark typically meant three things: cutting weight, maximizing aerodynamics, and improving powertrain efficiency. In 1999, Volkswagen engineers got close with the Lupo 3L, a three-cylinder coupe that could go 78.4 miles on one gallon of diesel. Not satisfied, VW tasked star engineer Ulrich Hackenberg, […]

Smart’ Windows Lighten And Darken On Cue

SONTE FILM Apply: A reusable, semipermanent adhesive holds the liquid-crystal-based film in place. Plug: The system runs off standard power outlets. Greg Maxson Call it the curse of the picture window. Big panes may light up a home, but they also let in enough heat to drive up the temperature by several degrees, raising cooling costs. Self-tinting windows solve the […]

Butterfly swarm shows up on Denver radar system

A colourful, shimmering spectacle detected by weather radar over the US state of Colorado has been identified as swarms of migrating butterflies. Scientists at the National Weather Service (NWS) first mistook the orange radar blob for birds and had asked the public to help identifying the species. They later established that the 70-mile wide (110km) mass was a kaleidoscope of […]

In pictures: Solar challenge race begins in Australia

Teams from around the world are competing on solar cars in an epic transcontinental race. ALLSPORT/GETTY IMAGES Solar-powered cars from more than 30 countries around the world have begun a biennial 3,000km (1,865-mile) race from Darwin to Adelaide, north to south across the centre of Australia. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the competition. ALLSPORT/GETTY IMAGES Teams in the […]