Posts Categorized: Lifestyle & Leisure

New camera allows the blind to see photos

A new camera produces 3D photos that use a touch screen to allow everyone affected by sight loss to ‘see’ pictures through feel

App informs customers of restaurant noise levels

Restaurant and cafe goers can choose establishments based on loudness ratings provided by an app.

Device creates music using plants

A new device uses electrodes to let users listen to the sounds made by plants.

Smart bike light could make cycling safer

A new smart light improves bicycle safety by alerting road users when a rider is turning, and sending an alert when there is an accident

Outdoor seafront library encourages rest and love of books

Designed by a team inspired by nature, Bulgaria’s seashell-shaped library provides seating, shade, bookshelves and a small stage.