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Invention Of The Week? Pilot Is A Smart Earpiece Language Translator

A world without language barriers has finally arrived, thanks to new technology developed by a team of inventors in New York City. You see, Waverly Labs in Manhattan has just created the Pilot, which is the world’s first smart earpiece that translates between users speaking different languages. Will this technology be a hit on the market?

New App Detects Furfural In Beer: Say Goodbye to Stale Ale

Not sure of the freshness levels of the various beers you've had sitting around for ages? No worries. A new app for beer lovers can tell you without ever having to take a swig. Find out more about it and how it works right here.

Algae: Saving Plants From Themselves To End World Hunger

World hunger is an increasing concern. Now scientists at Carnegie think they may have found the key to possibly alleviating some of those worries through a protein and enzyme commonly found in algae. Find out what they are, how they work and what impact they could have on feeding the masses by reading further.

Dyson’s Supersonic Hair Dryer Will Blow You And Your Bad Hair Days Away

Dyson has spent $71 million over the last four years developing a very cutting-edge hair dryer. Called the Supersonic, this new invention is getting all sorts of attention. But how much will it cost you to actually own one?

Multi-Directional Impact Protection System Helmets Making Sports Safer

If you play a lot of rough contact sports, maybe you should invest in a MIPs designed helmet. CTE and other traumatic brain injuries are responsible for dementia and a whole host of other unpleasant maladies. Find out how you can strengthen your defense against these injuries right here.

Stickybones Poseable Figure Is An Animator's Dream Come True

If you're an artist or in the field of CGI, you're going to want to know all about this amazing reference tool for the human form. Creative types in almost every medium will get something out of this device. Watch the vimeo and learn more about "Stickybones" and what it can do and how it can do it right now.

App For Monitoring Kids' Mobile Devices Lets You Read Deleted Texts

Do you know what your kids are up to when they're online or using their smart devices? Do you really know? An app for proactive parenting allows users to monitor their kids for risky or dangerous behavior without having to keep them under lock and key. It even shows you deleted texts and images they're posting. Find out what it's called and what social media platforms it covers.

New App 'Posh Peep' Allows Users To Weigh In On Fashion Choices

Need help getting dressed for that big date or job interview and not sure what to wear? No problem! A new app called Posh Peep gives you feedback from social media users turned fashion critics on the spot. Save yourself from embarrassing fashion faux pas and find out more about how it works and which social media platform is connected to it.

'Ethically Clothed' Offers Consumers Sustainable Fashion Choices

Where would you turn for eco-friendly fashions produced by ethical businesses that actually cared where their products were coming from, who made them and how they were produced? Britain's Ethically Clothed has the answer. Discover whose lines they carry, where you can get them and how PETA is connected.

Kasia ‘Smart Home’ System Allows Users To Control Their Environments Remotely

Lights turning on and off as you enter or leave a room? Knowing for sure whether or not you remembered to turn off the coffee pot? Kasia Smart Home System allows users to monitor and control their home environment remotely. Find out what else it can do for you.