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Dec 01, 2014

With magnetic connectors, cords and plugs will become things of the past

Tim Szeto's product is a system for connecting devices called NanoPort. "It's like MagSafe meets USB," he explains, which about sums it up. Instead of plugging a USB connector into a socket, his system enables users to simply snap two flat edges together to form a magnetic seal. When they do, not only do the devices stick together, but they can share both power and data. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/small-business/starting-out/with-magnetic-connectors-cords-and-plugs-will-become-a-thing-of-the-past/article21841577/

Nov 04, 2014

Everything you want to know about your car in the palm of your hand

Mojio is a little device that plugs discretely into a port under your car’s dashboard, that connects its computers to the Internet, enabling them to report everything from its battery levels to fuel economy to whether or not it’s being towed, all via apps on your smartphone or computer. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/small-business/starting-out/everything-you-want-to-know-about-your-car-in-the-palm-of-your-hand/article21424981/

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