Kokoon EEG headphones help you to sleep better by monitoring brainwaves

A kickstarter-backed start-up “Kokoon” has come up with an innovative headphone that can help you to sleep better by monitoring the brainwaves. Kokoon is a pair of really comfortable EEG-sensing, Bluetooth headphones that help you sleep. The EEG brainwave sensors are placed in the headphones, which means the headphones can detect when we are falling … Continue reading “Kokoon EEG headphones help you to sleep better by monitoring brainwaves”

MIT startup brings nonstick coating “LiquiGlide” to consumer goods packaging

The days of wasting condiments — and other products — that stick stubbornly to the sides of their bottles may be gone, thanks to MIT spinout LiquiGlide, which has licensed its nonstick coating to a major consumer-goods company. Norwegian consumer-goods producer Orkla has signed a licensing agreement to use the MIT’s LiquiGlide’s coating for mayonnaise products … Continue reading “MIT startup brings nonstick coating “LiquiGlide” to consumer goods packaging”

Boston-based startup, founded by an MIT alumnus, will commercially release its throwable tactical camera

Unseen areas are troublesome for police and first responders: Rooms can harbor dangerous gunmen, while collapsed buildings can conceal survivors. Now Bounce Imaging, founded by an MIT alumnus, is giving officers and rescuers a safe glimpse into the unknown. In July, the Boston-based startup will release its first line of tactical spheres, equipped with cameras … Continue reading “Boston-based startup, founded by an MIT alumnus, will commercially release its throwable tactical camera”

Holus, a tabletop device which converts digital media into 3D holograms

A Canadian Start-up company “H+ Technology” has developed a tabletop device called Holus which converts any digital content into 3D holograms. It does this by projecting media within a glass pyramid, creating an image that appears 3D from any angle. They have launched a Kickstarter Campaign last week with a goal of $50,000 but it … Continue reading “Holus, a tabletop device which converts digital media into 3D holograms”

Yahoo acquires mobile-video startup Ptch

Yahoo has acquired the Ptch, the DreamWorks Animation-incubated mobile video startup.It will be shutting down on January 2. Ptch was started by Ed Leonard and Hans Ku.Ptch’s mobile video apps will easily transform photos & videos into beautiful, shareable movies. “As part of the Yahoo team, we’ll be able to focus our efforts and leverage … Continue reading “Yahoo acquires mobile-video startup Ptch”