Supermarket archive

  • Asda sells 40-inch HD TV for less than £300
    Home Cinema

    Asda sells 40-inch HD TV for less than £300

    By 21 July 2011

    Asda continues its ultra value for money approach to technology with a super cheap 40 inch TV, retailing at just £299.  The Luxor TV includes a built in Freeview tuner and amazingly Full HD 1080p output, something usually reserved for slightly more...

  • When technology goes wrong: Supermarket operates without staff
    Online

    When technology goes wrong: Supermarket operates without staff

    By 26 April 2011

    A brilliant story from New Zealand has caught our eye at Pocket-lint - one involving a supermarket minus any staff. "Where's the tech angle?" we hear you ask. Well, the reason the supermarket didn't have any staff was that it wasn't supposed to be open....

  • VIDEO: Ties made from tape cassettes still play audio
    Audio

    VIDEO: Ties made from tape cassettes still play audio

    By 29 October 2009

    Alyce Santoro and Julio Cesar offer men's ties made from recycled cassette tapes. Rather than just offering retro - and eco - appeal, the ties have a very unusual feature. Made from 50% tape cassette tape and 50% polyester thread, it seems the tape retains...