Norway Is Planing to Build the World’s First Full-Scale Ship Tunnel

Once again, the Norwegians have managed to capture everyone’s attention by designing the world’s first full-scale ship tunnel. The architecture firm Snøhetta is responsible for giving life to the design of this ambitious project.{|('http://technologyreporter.info/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/30020544770_f7a83a8f55_o.jpg','Norway's Ship Tunnel')|}Ship passage and construction of the tunnelThe Stadhavet Sea is considered to be one of the most treacherous seas along the northwestern coastline...

IKEA Gets Into Home Automation With New Collection of Smart Lights

At the end of March, Ikea will be launching wireless home interior products starting with smart lights. Currently available in IKEA Sweden and selected European branches, the smart light is capable of doing a number of clever things like setting the mood in a room, adjusting to your lighting needs and providing a personalized environment.IKEA TRÅDFRIThis new lighting...

This Turkish Photographer Gives Another Dimension to Ordinary Places

Aydın Büyüktaş sees the world differently than most of us. The photographer and visionary from Turkey takes the ordinary, mundane parts of life and makes them whimsical and multidimensional. A simple empty highway becomes a visual straight out of the film Inception.The photographer credits his innovative imaginings to science and the vast expansive settings found in science fiction.“During my...

32 Great Tips for Building Shipping Container Homes

Shipping container homes have grown in popularity immensely in the last few years, and for good reason: they are strong, durable, cheap, eco-friendly (compared to traditional materials) and allow for modular designs. In 2006, California architect Peter DeMaria, designed the first two-storey shipping container home in the U.S. Since then containers have been used to build pop-up hotels,...

The Amazing Engineering Feats of the Lost City of Petra

Historically speaking, the lost city of Petra, in the Arabic country of Jordan, is one of the most enigmatic civilizations that have ever existed. With their successful and prolific business trading spices and silks with China, India, Rome and Egypt, the people of ancient Petra, the Nabateans, have managed to endow their city with extravagant structures and infrastructures....

U.S. Congress Just Voted to Legalize the Sale of Your Internet Data

The 28th of March 2017 might be a day to go down in history as the day The U.S. House of Representatives voted to repeal Obama’s Internet Privacy Regulations. The motion was won with a majority vote of 215 to 205. This will roll back the yet-to-take-effect regulation initiated by the leaving Obama Administration. This regulation would have mandated...

This Super Sleek High-End Speaker Is Made Out Of Concrete

There are many high-end speaker designers out there who produces high-fidelity sounds and modern looking styles like Bang & Olufsen, Magico, Focal and the list goes on. So, to rise above these popular high-end manufacturers, Master & Dynamic designed wireless, concrete speakers called the MA770. I repeat, concrete speakers!The MA770Concrete speakers are not new to the audio industry...

Top 10 Alternatives to FaceTime for iOS

Fed up with FaceTime? Looking for some great alternatives to Facetime for iOS? Well, my friend, you’ve come to the right place. You may be a die-hard iOS addict or newcomer but either way, you don’t need to put up with FaceTime as your only means of video calling on your iOS device. Here is a collection of ten alternatives...

Architects Design a Crazy Skyscraper That Would Hang From an Asteroid

A New York-based architecture firm called Clouds AO has revealed their design for the construction of the Analemma Tower, that will be founded on a space-based object like an asteroid. Yes, you read that right. An asteroid!It feels like there is an apocalyptic event that will happen a few years from now. I mean, with all these space aspirations...

Bailong Elevator: Would You Dare Ride This Insanely Tall Outdoor Lift?

Bailong elevator is officially the tallest outdoor lift or elevator in the world, according to Guinness World Records. Its name means “Hundred Dragons Elevator”. Literally hewn into the side of a cliff in Wilingyaun area of China, the whole structure rises 326 meters up the cliff.The incredible Bailong Elevator in Hunan, China was honored in 2015 at a special Guinness...