An exciting new fuel-efficient concept car could make independent driving a reality for people in wheelchairs. Most of us are fortunate enough to not even be able to imagine what life would be like with a dissability, as it can be easy to take everyday actions like walking, running or even driving a car for… Continue reading EQUAL Is a Revolutionary Compact Electric Vehicle Designed Specially for People with Disabilities
As the holiday shopping season comes to a close, some of us are still scrambling for last minute gifts for friends. Maybe the sweater we imagined buying doesn’t come in your bestie’s size, maybe the store ran out the espresso maker you’d planned on buying your cousin’s boyfriend or maybe you just didn’t have time… Continue reading 6 Design Conscious Gifts Your Friends Will Actually Enjoy
A lot of our most expensive purchases lose value as soon as the deal is signed. Cars, electronics, and timeshares are notorious for depreciating immediately. Consider the following reasons why they are worth so much less after the purchase and what you can do to combat the losses. Photo via Flickr by Tax Credits Cars… Continue reading Three Big Purchases that Depreciate the Most
Amazon employees in Germany and potentially the U.S. are looking to improve their working conditions in a series of wildcat strikes against the e-commerce giant. These mark the first strikes against the major online retailer anywhere in the world and involve hundreds of Amazon workers at two fulfillment centers. Now protesters are hoping to bring… Continue reading Amazon Strikers Take Protests to Seattle
It can be pretty inspiring to see all the awesome places around the world, whether it’s a photo from your hometown or a video from a friend’s vacation. So as 2013 nears its end, Instagram decided to examine trends in location by announcing the most-Instagrammed places of 2013! Similar to last year’s study, a popular… Continue reading Instagram Names Top 10 Cities and Locations for 2013
By now you have probably seen a glimpse of our potential shopping future powered by unmanned Amazon drone aircrafts, which debuted last night on 60 Minutes. So are you now worried about a Matrix-like future of dodging scary machines falling out of the sky? Have no fear because one company has a much more natural… Continue reading Amazon Drone Didn’t Deliver Your Package? Why the Future of Remote Shopping Is in Owls, Not Drones
We’ve known Amazon aims to be our number one choice retailer for every product on the planet. To date, though, Amazon hasn’t been able to compete with brick and mortar retailers when it comes to delivery time: for certain items, it just doesn’t make sense to wait a day or more for Amazon to deliver,… Continue reading 30-Minute Delivery Powered by Amazon Drones: A Solid Idea or Merely Science Fiction?
Thanksgiving is approaching, and for many of us that means so are the feast preparations. However, even more of us look forward to this time of year to score stellar deals on high-end electronics, apparel and – not surprisingly – pretty much everything. So, with cyber week within reach, we thought we’d throw together some… Continue reading Cyber Week: In Preview