Everyday problems such as losing your keys or getting caught in the rain without an umbrella can happen to anyone. Fortunately, there are tech tools for that. We are immersed in an age of technology. While not everyone can afford the latest smartphone or a virtual reality system, there are plenty of inexpensive gadgets and apps out there that you can use to solve your everyday problems. Here’s a list of some of the ones that are easy to learn and use, and can improve
When comparing the current generation of children to that of past decades, it’s easy to see some troubling differences. Many of these differences are the result of new technology that just wasn’t available in the recent past and therefore was not a problem until now. Three of the main differences between the current generation and children of the past is the addiction to technology, health problems and loss of independence. Addiction to technology can be seen in many forms, from kids constantly looking down at their
Do you feel you’re falling into a routine lately? Do you need a push to escape it? Here is how you can achieve your best life by challenging yourself. They say that we should try one task that scares us every day, but can we really find enough scary things to try? Roller coasters seem like a great idea, but it can’t really be our everyday project. So, here are fourteen small tasks to achieve during two weeks, or more if you wish. Not all of
In the coming decades, we will be probably amazed by the advances in technology and medical treatments that will come along with them. In the last 50 years, advances in medical technology have skyrocketed. Today, with more resources being devoted to finding new ways to manage and treat disease, there are even more possibilities for the future. As the world’s population continues to increase and the average person’s lifespan improves, more medical breakthroughs are being discovered. Here are 10 possible medical treatments that may be
Sam Van Aken is a sculptor and a teacher, but also a visionary, whose dream of creating a new type of tree that produces 40 different kinds of fruit and has swept the world. Art and technology are the two sides of the same coin. Technological innovations preceded the major changes in the arts and allowed artists to find new ways of expression. New York-based professor Van Aken took this concept even further and used a rather common technique of grafting and turned it into
The Sea Organ which Generates Some Musical Sounds out of Nature The City of Zadar is the 5th biggest city in Croatia with one of the best economies in the country today. Perhaps the reason why the city is one of the greatest tourist attraction today is all thanks to the work of people like Nikola Basic. He is one coveted architect in this part of the world with a rapidly growing reputation that is all thanks to his creative mind! During the reconstruction of
Going to a doctor’s office or a hospital is not usually a fun outing. These visits can be particularly stressful if you need to give blood or engage in a procedure that requires a needle stick. This process can cause anxiety, especially if your nurse or another practitioner cannot find a vein to begin your blood draw or IV. Touching an arm to feel for the vein is not a tried-and-true method for locating a vein. However, technological advances provide great solutions to these problems,
A virtual reality device called Google Cardboard - which costs less than 20 dollars - helped save a baby’s life. Doctors at Nicklaus Children's Hospital in Miami saved a life of a baby, which was so sick that it was on the very brink of death. Teegan Lexcen was born in August with a heart and lung defect so unusual that doctors had never seen it before. She has only one lung, and almost all of the left half of her heart is missing.