Leatherman Tread is a Multi-tool Wristband Leatherman revealed the bracelet for real guys. The Leatherman Tread is a wearable multi-tool. Forget smartbands, toolbands are the new cool. There will also be a Tread Watch. Should we skip smart watches for multi-tool watches?
5 days ago, 5:20am CST
iPhone 6 Sapphire Display: Everything You Need To Know The iPhone 6 will be the most radical redesign in iPhone history. Central to that will be the move to larger 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch displays and central to convincing us this is a good idea will be Apple’s use of...
Jul 25 2014, 8:01am CDT
Proper Gadget Cleaning Smartphones, laptops, and tablets have become essential parts of everyday life. Whether it may just be one of these that you use, or all three, the act still is that we use them every day and with their tiny nooks and crannies, they can get difficult to clean.
Jun 18 2014, 10:12am CDT
Why The Digital Revolution Is Really Just Getting Started Has digital technology really made us better off? While there are lots of impressive gadgets, the impact on our actual well-being is surprisingly mild. In fact, by many measures, we’ve become worse off since...
Apr 4 2014, 11:41pm CDT
HWTrek And The Global Platform For Hardware Entrepreneurs The hardware entrepreneur movement is gathering steam with more options and services emerging in its ecosystem. However, this time around those options are located outside the United States. Yesterday, I spoke to HWTrek...
Feb 28 2014, 2:36pm CST
Optimizing Private Fleet and For Hire Moves Simultaneously Guy DeFlorio, the CIO at Mutual Materials, recently spoke at the Oracle Value Chain Summit 2014 about how his company implemented a Transportation Management System (TMS) from Oracle and were able to simultaneously...
Feb 27 2014, 7:01am CST
Fab.com: Wooing Shoppers Back with Faster Shipping Since moving away from flash sales and dealing with layoffs and the departure of a cofounder, it looks like Fab.com has bet on a new way to regain its old mojo: dramatically improved shipping quality and speed...
Feb 21 2014, 2:51pm CST
Can Homemade Goods Become The Global Brands Of Tomorrow? One of the more significant trends of recent years is the impact of technology on homemade manufacturing. A diffuse entrepreneurial community, sometimes referred to as the Maker Movement, has been using open source...
Feb 19 2014, 3:51pm CST
Two Unique Holiday Jewelry Gifts For Procrastinators As we enter into the final weekend before Christmas there is still a chance to give something that is rare and valuable. These jewelry pieces from De Beers and designer Alexandra Mor certainly fit the bill and items can...
Dec 20 2013, 11:06am CST
Apple Pays $578M in Advance to GT Advanced Technologies for Sapphire Production Apple pays $578 advance payment to GT Advanced Technologies and signed a multi-year supply agreement to provide sapphire material. Why? Sapphire crystals will be utilized by Apple Incorporated and GTAT for making various products. The scratchproof nature of sapphire is the major reason for its usage by these two giants.
Nov 9 2013, 2:47am CST
Panasonic Ends Plasma TV Production Panasonic has finally decided to end its Plasma TV production once and for all in December 2013. The axing of the manufacture of Plasma TVs was a step that was long due for Panasonic.
Oct 31 2013, 9:49am CDT
Panasonic Quits Consumer Smartphone Business in Japan Panasonic is shifting gears in its struggle for survival. It is shying away from manufacturing standard consumer smartphones in Japan, according to President. Losses have made the company flounder on the shores of economic failure.
Sep 4 2013, 8:32am CDT
Nokia Manufacturing 6-Inch Bandit Windows Phone The Finnish giant, Nokia is reportedly manufacturing a 6-inch quad-core Windows Phone with 20MP camera, full HD display of 1080p. This big one has been nicknamed the “Bandit” and it is expected to launch via AT&T before end of this year.
Aug 20 2013, 5:14am CDT
KIRA Mirrors the Highly Luxurious Side of Toshiba Engineering that has inspirational aspects is bringing new products into the market. These include Toshiba’s 13 Inch KIRAbook, a gem which is giving the competition a case of the delirium tremens.
Apr 17 2013, 10:25am CDT
New Dyson Airblade in a Tap Yet another new way to dry your hands after washing from Dyson. Meet the Airblade Tap.
Feb 5 2013, 3:46am CST
Read More Manufacturing Stories
I4U News is feeding your Geek Mind. The Geek Mind is concerned with life, in all its different forms and facets.
The geek mind wants to know about societal and financial issues, both abroad and at home. If a Fortune 500 decides to raise their minimum wage, or any high priority news, the geek mind wants to know.
The geek mind wants to know the top teams in the National Football League, or who’s likely to win the NBA Finals this coming year.
The geek mind wants to know who the hottest new models are, or whether the newest blockbuster movie is worth seeing. The geek mind wants to know.