Back in July this year, Star 8’s very own Kyxz Mendiola from Star 8 Philippines, broke the world record for the farthest flight on a hoverboard by utilising electric flying hoverboard technology developed by Star 8.
We recently caught up with Ray to hear how he’s been using his Star 8 Solar Path Lights. “It was probably our last ditch attempt at solar lighting. We needed solar, rather than trying to run leads and cords everywhere. But we had been let down so many times. Each time we tried to install […]
Cold winter nights can be brutal. Not just to humans but also to technology. Believe it or not, even your smartphone may need to curl up with a warm blanket after being out on a freezing night. The liquid components in batteries start to thicken as the temperature plummets, increasing resistance. At best, this reduces […]
From the Jetsons animated TV series to the Star Wars movies, Sci-Fi has always teased us with the idea of a flying car. For most people, the concept sounds like great fun – who doesn’t want to be able to take a flying car for a spin? Small scale flight offers benefits way beyond our […]
Have you ever wondered what this trending word ‘sustainability’ really means? It has been tossed around a lot in recent years, but why is it important and what should we do about it? The word ‘sustainable’ basically means capable of enduring – lasting the test of time – but when we talk about sustainability, we refer […]
We asked one of our customers, Naomi, to review our newest light – the Portable UV Solar Light. This is what she had to say… I remember the first solar lights we got for our garden. They barely lasted an hour a night and within a week they had stopped completely. The second lot we […]
Since ancient times, the sun has been revered as a source of light and life. In Egypt, their main god was Ra, the sun god. In Greece, the sun was Helios, the giver of light. Many cultures worshipped the sun, paid homage to it and danced to it. They celebrated its rising each morning and […]
VAYA understand that freedom is something human beings have craved for a long time and it has pushed man to create bigger and better modes of transport. Cars, trains, boats, aeroplanes… the list goes on. The environment is now paying for our quest for freedom, but that doesn’t mean we have to give it up. […]