The Tech That Got Yalla Excited From CES 2016

Yalla has taken a look at the most ingenious, strange and beautiful products launched at the Las Vegas CES Exhibition 2016. Here we present the 5 that caught our eyes. 1 – Motorcycle helmet by BMW Not only is this helmet beautiful to look at, BMW think the new display, directly in the rider’s line …

Iraqi Website Provides Online Courses Tailored Towards Employment

The online education marketplace has exploded in the last two or three years, with short courses on everything from astronomy to zoology being offered by websites such as www.coursea.org. Making a decision as to what to study can be a headache in itself, as can finding courses in your preferred language. Even then, how do …

Three Massive Brands That Disappeared

Business and technology have always advanced through acquisitions and mergers, and will continue to do so in the future – but for every new brand, old ones disappear, even those we thought would not, could not, ever go by the wayside. Motorola Contested rounds in the mid-nineties in the market of mobile phones and it …

7 Inventors Killed By Their Own Inventions

Francis Stanley In 1896 Stanley invented a steam-powered car. While out for a drive in 1918, Stanley missed a sharp, causing the car to flip and killing its creator. William Bullock Bullock invented a printing press for newspapers. While installing one of his presses at a Philadelphia newspaper he got caught in one of its …

MISWAG: The Iraqi Online Shopping Hub

New website delivers products directly to your door. miswag.net has made a strong entry into the burgeoning Iraqi online retail sector, claiming to emulate Amazon in terms of speed delivery, packaging and competitive prices for local and global brands. Miswag has also developed a phone app for ease of access to the site on the move. …

Virtual Reality Helmet To Start Shipping in March

Oculus VR Company has revealed that its virtual reality Oculus Rift system is finally available for pre-order from their website, with the first orders to be delivered on 28th March. Orders will include the virtual reality helmet, helmet speakers, remote controls, a microphone, sensors, and an Xbox control unit.   Computers will require this minimum specification: …

2016’s Most Extraordinary Technology Exposed

The coming year will see the ‘internet of everything’ continue its expansion into the kitchen, driverless cars on the roads and televisions small enough to fit in your pocket. ‘Intelligent’ cars   Mercedes Benz have announced for 2016 an elegant and sophisticated car that works without a driver. The F-015 also has the option of being …

Pilotless Drone, Capable of Carrying One Person, Unveiled in Las Vegas

Chinese company reveal aerial ambitions at CES The Consumer Electronics Show, best known as CES, is the annual January event at the Las Vegas Exhibition Centre where start ups and established companies can showcase new products, with everything from the Pebble Smartwatch through to the Xbox having been launched there in recent years. This year …

New Laptop as Thin as a Mobile Phone

Lenovo launches ultra-thing, ultra-light laptop The new Lenovo 900S is just half an inch (1.25cm) thin and weighs the same as a bottle of water. The company claims it can be used for ten and a half hours on a single charge, and as with many new models entering the market, the 900s can also …

A washing machine the size of a mobile phone!

A revolution in laundry: a washing machine that fits in your hand An Indiegogo fundraising campaign has raised over four times the finance needed to put into production a device the size of a mobile phone that turns a simple wash basin into a washing machine. The company expects it to start shipping later in …