The Blue Violet Laser Pointer is a powerful handheld pointing device that is bound to make your friends jealous, thanks to its unique blue violet beam. Unlike common red or even green lasers, the Blue Violet Pointer operates in a shorter 405 nanometer wavelength (the same used in Blu-ray players) and is sure to make [...]
Whether you’re in need of a full-size (yet compact) keyboard for your PDA or Smartphone, or simply want the coolest looking input device on the planet, you can’t go past this futuristic gadget called the Bluetooth Laser Virtual Keyboard.
Defense contractor Northrop Grumman recently announced that they have successfully created and tested a 100kW electric solid state laser. The 100kW threshold is important as it is considered powerful enough to be weapons-grade and is a major step-up from the single 15kW Firestrike Laser unit they developed last year.
Remember Boeing’s Airborne Laser (ABL) which was designed to annihilate nuclear and intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs)? Well, its first shots were fired through a calorimeter back in September and now, as Boeing announced today, has completed its first full-intensity ground test with the weapon integrated in its entirety inside a Boeing 747-400F aircraft.
Weapons contractor Northrop Grumman have announced a breakthrough in battlefield tech with the creation of the world’s first weaponized solid-state laser. Called FIRESTRIKE, the ruggedized, high-energy, 15kW laser powers-up in less than half a second and is fully-developed, ready for action now.
Good ol’ Victorinox have released a new model of their legendary Swiss Army Knife which comes armed with obligatory blade, scissors and nail file along with two modern day essentials, a USB drive and laser pointer. The model is called the SwissMemory Laser and also includes a retractable ball-point pen, screwdriver and keyring. The 2-gig [...]