Volkswagen confirms Microbus Concept headed to production

The wait is finally over, folks. Volkswagen has confirmed that the successor to the iconic hippie-bus will be nearing production by the start of the new decade, as confirmed by VW boss Herbert Diess. The I.D. Minibus concept was shown off at the Detroit Auto Show in January as an all-electric, autonomous people mover. The production version of the minibus will feature an all-electric powerplant … Continue reading Volkswagen confirms Microbus Concept headed to production

IKEA is working to bring digital furniture in your home

Ah, yes, there is nothing like the luxury of a sofa that appears only when it’s summoned. Well, at least we can only dream. IKEA has announced a new partnership with Apple to bring their products into your home via digital demo to see which IKEA furniture looks good in your home. Announced at WWDC earlier this month, Apple’s ARKit brings a wealth of new … Continue reading IKEA is working to bring digital furniture in your home

Sweden’s new Museum of Failures, all innovation comes from failed attempts

Failure never looked so good. Folks, someday your failures just might make it to a museum, and now there is a museum dedicated to just that. Located in the town of Helsingborg, Sweden, the Museum of Failures shows innovative products that failed horribly. Notable pieces include the 1993 Apple Newton, Google Glass, a Segway Two Wheeled Transportation Device, a Trump board game, Colgate Beef Lasagna, … Continue reading Sweden’s new Museum of Failures, all innovation comes from failed attempts

Nest may adopt Apple’s HomeKit later this Fall

After being acquired by Google, Nest hasn’t shown interest in joining the Apple ecosystem with their Thermostat, and Camera products. But, recently, Apple introduced new features for the upcoming iOS 11 update that makes it easier for companies to introduce their own HomeKit-enabled devices by making it more open-source. According to 9to5Mac, a NEST spokesperson said they are “at least considering adopting HomeKit.” Due to iOS … Continue reading Nest may adopt Apple’s HomeKit later this Fall

Apple’s new HomePod doesn’t support Spotify, only Apple Music

Honestly, we saw this coming. Apple kicked off its WWDC 2017 with the announcement of several new devices, including a new iMac Pro, updated MacBooks, and the introduction of a Siri Speaker called HomePod. HomePod is Apple’s answer their own version of a smart home speaker device similar to the Amazon Echo with Alexa. But, one question I’ve had, like many others, will HomePod support … Continue reading Apple’s new HomePod doesn’t support Spotify, only Apple Music