These gloves translate sign language to speech in real time. Software engineer Roy Allela wanted to create something that would let his deaf niece communicate with people who can’t sign. The gloves are controlled by an app where users can switch between different languages, voices, gender, and the actual pitch of the translator.
Yup, you read that title right, in the age of smart everything it’s no surprise that there is finally a “smart” beer fridge. In fact, it’s not even the first smart fridge on the market. The Drinkshift, made by Tokyo-based Shiftall Inc, has the technology to order you more beer when you start to run low.
It’s fair to say that the Rubik’s Cube is one of the hardest puzzles to solve. Everyone at one point or another has tried to solve it, and if you’re anything like me, you probably failed too, but what if you could get one that solved itself? Well a Japanese computer programmer by the name of Takashi Kaburagi spent 2 years of his life working a Rubik’s Cube that would do exactly that.
Stockholm Sweden has a very strange way of dealing with speeding motorists. They call it the Speed Camera Lottery. If you drive under the speed limit while going by a speed camera you’ll be entered in a lottery where the prize fund comes from the fines of the speeders. The biggest pay out to date was a whopping $20,000 Krona, which is roughly $2,200 US dollars.