Sony Europe launched the Open Planet Ideas website in conjunction with global conservation organization WWF. The new web destination is an online community that aims to harness the ingenuity and open innovation out there to help tackle environmental challenges. It encourages members of the public to imagine how today’s technologies could be re-purposed to address environmental issues like climate change, biodiversity and water conservation.
Muwi Innovative Lawn Mower 2 designed in South Korea. Muwi is an innovative lawn mower that calculates the size of the lawn and automatically cuts the grass. As the grass cuttings accumulate inside the machine, Muwi constructs and compresses them into cy
Hitachi Invents Waterproof Glass 'Disk' That Can Store Data Forever
"Developed by Hitachi, the technology prints a binary series of dots upon a sliver of quartz glass which can then be easily read with a common microscope. It sounds simple enough, and that is exactly the point – the data can be easily accessed no matter what the future technologies of the digital age bring. Even better, the data is safe from fire, chemicals, and water – almost anything, except perhaps a hammer."