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Posted by on Sep 30, 2011 in Technology | 0 comments

Dubai to introduce Superbus a 250kph electric vehicle,cuts travel between Dubai and Abu Dhabi to 30 minutes

Dubai to introduce Superbus a 250kph electric vehicle,cuts travel between Dubai and Abu Dhabi to 30 minutes

Dubai has announced it would implement ‘superbus’ commute system between Dubai and Abu dhabi which would  use ‘midnight blue’ bus which would travel at 250 km/hr with a travel time of 30 minutes. The superbus concept is a dutch solution for pollution free intelligent travel system by dutch astronaut professor Wubbo Ocles. The midnight blue is a ’15 meters long’, ‘2.5 meters wide’, ‘1.6 meters high’ ,‘all electric’ vehicle with seating for ’23 passengers’ and has ’16 doors’ on each side, can travel at ‘250 km/hr’ with a range of ‘210kms’. Check out the video on dubai super bus below, Lets check out when more when we see superbus on roads. Check the official page of superbus project for more details. Superbus...

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Posted by on Sep 28, 2011 in Mobiles, Technology | 0 comments

Intel announces new Operating System,Application framework for portable devices – Tizen

Intel announces new Operating System,Application framework for portable devices – Tizen

I got a mail this morning from Intel has announcing another operating system / application framework for portable devices like smartphones,tablets, televisions etc called ‘Tizen’. Tizen is build upod ‘Meego’ and ‘Limo’ and would feature application framework consisting  HTML5 and Wholesale Applications Community (WAC) 2.0 standards to help developers reuse and extend their code across multiple Oss, app stores, and devices. Tizen project would be hosted by the linux foundation. Portable operating system market is already crowded with the likes of  ‘Android’ , ‘iOS’, ‘Meego’, ‘Bada’ where Android,Meego being open source and with a good possibility of samsung making bada open source in 2012. Will Tizen add to the customer’s confusion on deciding upon devices or will it lead the portable operating system race, we will have to wait till the operating system wars gets bigger and meaner. Check out the official sources, intel ,...

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Posted by on Sep 26, 2011 in Technology | 0 comments

Free database video tutorials from stanford with full course system

Free database video tutorials from stanford with full course system

Stanford Engineering is going to provide free video tutorials and lectures on databases for all around the world. According to their webpage About The Course A bold experiment in distributed education, “Introduction to Databases” is being offered free and online to students worldwide, October 10 – December 12, 2011. Students have access to lecture videos, are given assignments and exams, receive regular feedback on progress, and participate in a discussion forum. Those who successfully complete the course will receive a statement of accomplishment. Taught by Professor Jennifer Widom, the curriculum draws from Stanford’s popular Introduction to Databases course. A high speed internet connection is recommended as the course content is based on videos and online exercises. Check out their official page...

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Posted by on Sep 24, 2011 in Robotics, Technology | 0 comments

Mechatronic Tank from Betty Robotics

Mechatronic Tank from Betty Robotics

Betty Robotics the Robotics family comprising father, two young daughters bring up yet another mean looking machine. This mean looking A** kicking robotic tank has a mechanized gun on a rotating turret. This beast is very versatile and is one of the few robots capable of a strafe movement. With about a dozen senors onboard this robot can get autonomous very soon. Check out the robot in action, Technical Specifics: Overall Design:   Beatty Robotics Arduino Software: Beatty Robotics Metal armor plates: Beatty Robotics Main Microcontroller: Arduino Mega 2560 Microcontroller used for controlling LED lights: Arduino Nano Light Controller Software: Beatty Robotics Wheels: AndyMark (special thanks to Andy Baker, who was great to work with on these) Drive Gears: Modulox (special thanks to Dan Richardson at iR3 Creative Engineering & Andy Baker at AndyMark) Pan-Tilt gears and other parts: RobotZone (special thanks to ServoCity) Pan-Tilt Servos: Hitec Digital Sonars:  (12) Maxbotix MaxSonar Ultrasonic Sensors Turret Sensor Head: Beatty Robotics RGB LED strips:  Adafruit (Go Blinky Belt!) MP3 Sound Board:  Sparkfun MP3 Trigger Servo Controller:...

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Posted by on Sep 22, 2011 in Gadgets, Technology | 0 comments

Samsung to introduce flexible android phone in 2012

Samsung to introduce flexible android phone in 2012

Possibility of flexible displays has been around for more than a decade, Samsung is going to make it a reality. Samsung is all set to release world’s first flexible android phone during second quarter 2012. Samsung unveiled the new flexible AMOLED display at Hongik University in South Korea on june 10 and at CES 2011 in Las Vegas, it was designed and developed by Professor.Haeseong J.Jee and Hye Yeon You. Samsung Flexible AMOLED DISPLAY AT CES 2011 The futuristic device is named as Galaxy Skin . The specifications are supposed to be, 4-inch WVGA SUPER AMOLED (800×480) Flexible display, 8 MP rear camera , VGA front camera for Video calling, 1.2 GHz processor with 1GB RAM, 32 and 16GB storage, 1500mAh Battery, Wi-Fi,Bluetooth 3.0, Smart Projector, Some reports say that Galaxy skin would run on brand new OS based on Android known as  Android Flexy developed specifically for flexible AMOLED...

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