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Editor’s Note: Guest Author Pratibha is a technology enthusiast interested in analysing and reporting about different technologies. Nothing like real rewards to help induce consumers to do the right thing, and protecting the environment is any exception. Enter French CitéGreen, a site that rewards participants with points — redeemable for gifts and discounts...

Editor’s Note: Guest Author Pratibha is a technology enthusiast interested in analysing and reporting about different technologies. Have you ever wondered converting waste fruit into cider?  If not meet this Australian enterprise that make the most of waste produce. Farmers’ co-operative Batlow Apples has begun producing Batlow Premium Cider out of its...

Lady Gaga – the one who is already made the mark on micro-blogging site Twitter with nearly 19 million followers topping those of anyone else on the site – has launched an invite-only beta testing social site “Little Monsters” – the site is the pop princess’s effort at creating a network built around her fan base. Gaga’s site will emphasize sharing and...

Editor’s Note: Guest Author Ruchika Shokeen is a technology enthusiast interested in analysing and reporting about different technologies. Tesla – an electric car maker came out with there Model-X on Thursday in California. It’s an all electric SUV and a minivan hybrid. Model-X has cool “falcon” gullwing-like doors named after Tesla CEO Elon...

Many of us might ever wonder or think of which would be the first PC game and who the one had developed it – seems like I am talking about facts and figures – but No, I am not. Owners of Apple’s iOS devices – iPhone and iPod touch get ready for some action as you can now enjoy a remake version of the first-ever created PC game, co-written by Bill Gates...

Are you looking forward to saying “Hello” without actually speaking? The NRC Tampere research team announce today the “Nokia Hello” – the NFC (Near-Field Communications) chips through which, users can touch phones briefly in order to exchange a range of greetings such as ‘Good morning’, ‘Good afternoon’ and even to pass on tea and coffee preferences. Dr...

GetHired.com, the most comprehensive video-based social recruiting platform and job board, on Sunday announced that it has raised $1.75 million in seed funding. GetHired.com is basically a free service that empowers job seekers to differentiate themselves in the hiring process by creating video and audio profiles to accompany their resume – while assisting potential...

A car prototype that folds into itself to save parking space, you might be wondering do something like this too even possible. The answer is yes, it is possible – Meet Hiriko. Hiriko is a two-seater electric car, is the result of a partnership of Basque businesses, the Spanish government and the US’s MIT Media Lab. The car is powered by four in-wheel motors, will...

Where do good ideas come from? – A question that strikes our mind almost daily. With Where Good Ideas Come From, Steven Johnson pairs the insight of his bestselling Everything Bad Is Good for You and the dazzling erudition of The Ghost Map and The Invention of Air to address an urgent and universal question: What sparks the flash of brilliance? How does groundbreaking...

Have you ever wondered that an app can assess the compatibility of those who are in a relationship by comparing their playlist? Sounds surprisingly at first instance – but is true Japanese TYO Inc. had launched its ChuChu Tune app. The app is for those who have already paired up. Users begin by downloading the free app, which is available in both English and...