Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport has installed desks that enable passengers to charge their devices through pedal power while they wait for their plane.
The Fit Sessions in the UK is hoping to entice alternative music fans — not typically the most sporty types — to keep fit by bouncing along to the indie genre’s more upbeat tracks.
App offers a comprehensive guide to local and real-time parking restrictionsAutomotive
AppyParking is an app that details paid and non-paid parking spaces in real time, as well as factors such as congestion charges and special restrictions.Read More
Public toilet for dogs lets owners flush away the messGovernment, Life Hacks
Streetside public dog toilets in northeastern Spain are giving pooches the same luxury as humans when it comes to spending a penny.Read More
Paris Picnic is a service that lets customers enjoy all the trappings of a French picnic by the Seine — or anywhere — with just an hour’s notice.
Jibo is a friendly robot that uses facial recognition and natural language processing to offer personal assistance in the home, and perhaps become a new member of the family.
Swedish gallery Kosta Boda has held An Auction Based on Emotions, which sold glass sculptures only to those who had the most intense emotional reaction.
Brazil-based Penguin-Companhia’s Tweet For a Read campaign has created a bookmark that can detect if readers haven’t opened their novel recently and tweets a reminder to pick it back up.
Tuna Knobs aim to bring the tactile control of mixing desks to tablets, with attachable buttons that work with multiple DJ apps.
The Russian arm of Greenpeace has created EcoCard, a business card that’s getting more people to use public transport by combining contact details with free train rides.