Icelandic Company Develops 3D Photo Device

kula_deeper_photoIcelandic startup Kúla Inventions has developed a device, called Deeper, which makes it possible to take 3D images with a regular camera. The company is currently trying to crowd-fund the project via karonlinafund.com in order to produce the device for retail.

Continue reading

Number of Immigrants in Iceland up

intercultural_day_2013_02_zrThe number of foreign citizens living in Iceland has increased between years for the first time since 2008. At the beginning of 2013, there were 21,446 foreign citizens living in Iceland, or 6.7 percent of the population, up by around 600 individuals since 2012.

Continue reading

Njáls Saga erwacht zum Leben

njalurefill02_hmIm Sagazentrum in Hvolsvöllur in Südisland erwacht die Njáls Saga auf dem sogenannten Njálurefillinn („Njálateppich“) zum Leben. Der Teppich ist ein bestickter Wandteppich, ähnlich dem Teppich von Bayeux. Die ersten Stiche waren am 2. Februar 2013 bei der offiziellen Projekteröffnung getätigt worden.

Continue reading