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LucasArts may no longer exist thanks to Disney, but that doesn't mean its legendary games are lost forever. Like we pointed out yesterday, Good Old Games posted the download links to the likes of TIE Fighter and X-Wing a bit prematurely. Well, the... Source: Category: apple Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2014 at Bentonsimpson's blog
American folk pop singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, seen in April 1965. Evening Standard/Getty Images hide caption itoggle caption Evening Standard/Getty Images American folk pop singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, seen in April 1965. Evening Standard/Getty Images The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly. The words that so many... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2014 at Bentonsimpson's blog
Thermal cameras were once expensive and bulky hunks of equipment that very few people could get their hands on. No longer. With FLIR's new iPhone case thermal imaging cameras are now both affordable and incredibly discreet, which means that evil-doers can use it to see the thermal signature your fingers... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2014 at Bentonsimpson's blog
Last week, we asked you to name the gadgets you love to aimlessly diddle around with —the tools and toys you can just pick up and play with for hours. Here are some of your very favorites. Warning: it's about to get real nerdy in here. Read more... Source: Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2014 at Bentonsimpson's blog
There are very few things as scary as having a war plane coming at you firing its machine gun. The Aviationist found this video of a Syrian Arab Air Force Mig-29 Fulcrum strafing at rebel positions. Oh yes, that war is still going on, although nobody is paying attention any... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Bentonsimpson's blog
Twitter's oft-rumored Nearby function, a timeline showing tweets based on your current location, has been seen in the wild, according to The Wall Street Journal. Twitter wouldn't comment except to say they're always testing new stuff. [WSJ via AllThingsD] Read more... Source: Tags: VGX Pitbull daylight savings time clemson... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
All I want for Christmas is a trip to Avoriaz. I had never heard of this place before finding it on Alastair Philip Wiper's site; the ace photographer has been documenting the French ski resort for years, and I've never seen anything quite like it. The more I read about... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
We've selected the most popular skin cases, hard cases, hybrids and holsters for the Galaxy Note 3 here at to help you better protect your device from those unexpected drops and scratches. Chances are you've picked up a case (or two) for your Galaxy Note 3 since you've upgraded... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
If you need to stock up on SD cards, flash drives, or even SSDs, Amazon is running a great deal on Transcend storage, today only. Read more... Source: Related Topics: Michael Weiner chiefs Daylight Savings Time 2013 Dancing With the Stars 2013 House of Cards Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
Feeling charitable as the holiday season rolls around, Olivia Wilde stopped by a community service center in Los Angeles before grabbing lunch on Friday (November 22). The "Tron: Legacy" star wore a light blue blazer and matching pants with T-shirt reading "Love is my religion" covering her tiny baby bump.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
In perhaps the most counter-intuitive scientific finding of recent time, researchers have discovered a volcano lurking beneath Antarctica. [Nature Geoscience] Read more... Source: Related Topics: denver broncos legend of korra oakland raiders CDOT Selena Gomez Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
[unable to retrieve full-text content]On Monday, November 18, NASA is set to launch MAVEN, a small scientific satellite, to do some chemical meter-reading in the Martian atmosphere.Source: Similar Articles: cowboys National Cat Day lauren conrad Benedict Cumberbatch Spring High School Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
DETROIT (Reuters) - A fire broke out at Tesla Motors Inc's factory in Fremont, California, according to local news reports, and city fire officials confirmed they were on the scene. Three people were injured at the factory, San Francisco radio station KCBS reported. Tesla could not be immediately reached for... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
Nairobi, Kenya is a potential hub for high-tech economic development. Photo by SIMON MAINA/AFP/GettyImages Osamuyimen ("Uyi") Stewart is chief scientist at IBM-Africa, a research lab in Nairobi, Kenya. The Nigerian-born computer scientist, who specializes in human-computer interaction, says the opening of the lab is a pivotal moment—and researchers of the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
With a new Marvel movie coming out Friday, we ask: Is 'Avengers' still the best? By Kevin P. Sullivan Source: http://www.mtv.com Related Topics: The Counselor Rihanna Pour It Up Video Nokia Nintendo 2DS NSync Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
It's no secret that the paperless office we were promised at the start of the PC revolution has yet to actually materialize. In spite of all of the technology at our fingertips, most people are still organizing and filing reams of physical documents on a regular basis. MaxxDocs wants to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
Home visits lessen emergency care for infants PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 1-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Alison Jones 919-681-8504 Duke University Nurse home visits lead to dramatic savings in emergency care DURHAM, N.C. -- Home visits from a nurse are a proven, but expensive, way to help newborns... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
Rep. James Sensenbrenner, R-Wis, right, speaks at a town hall meeting Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 in West Bend, Wis. Sensenbrenner gave more surveillance power to U.S. government spies, railed against civil liberties advocates who warned about privacy abuses and even shut down a 2005 hearing to silence critics. Now he... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
Using 140 HTC One smartphones and a few breakdancing, fire-breathing passersby who just happened to include a perfectly trained dog and totally weren't actors, Qualcomm showed off everything its crazy fast Snapdragon processors can do with a 540-degree Ultimate Smartphone Photo Booth. Read more... Source: Tags: Colorado flooding Tami... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
FILE - This Oct. 24, 2012 file photo shows a graffiti-marked abandoned home north of downtown Detroit, in background. Thousands of Detroit streetlights are dark, many more residents have fled. Donors are replacing ambulances that limped around for 200,000 miles. Detroit's bankruptcy case is going to trial, Wednesday, Oct. 22,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
AMC "The Walking Dead's" Chad Coleman (Tyreese) [Warning: This story contains spoilers from The Walking Dead's "Infected" episode.] The survivors of The Walking Dead faced two new threats Sunday in the second episode of its fourth season, after Patrick, who succumbed to a flu and turned overnight, terrorized the gated... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
After being rushed to the hospital and giving a big scare to friends and fans with his tweets, teen-pop sensation Austin Mahone's illness is revealed. A representative for the Youtube superstar stated that Austin was “admitted to the hospital with 104 temperature and is being treated for a blood clot... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
By Ransdell Pierson (Reuters) - A new type of cholesterol drug being developed by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc and Sanofi SA, when used by itself, cut levels of "bad" LDL cholesterol almost in half in the first of a dozen late-stage trials of the injectable medicine. The experimental drug, called alirocumab,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
Tehran (AFP) - Iran wants the six world powers negotiating over its controversial nuclear drive to send top diplomats to crunch talks in Geneva next week, the official news agency IRNA reported Friday. Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is to lead Iran's nuclear team at a new round of negotiations... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog
After years of international anti-fashion icon status and getting married in his own back yard, the NASDAQ Prince might be scaling up: he just bought four homes directly next to his. Read more...Source: Category: Victoria Duval Al Jazeera America Breaking Bad Season 5 Episode 10 usain bolt Hannah Anderson Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2013 at Bentonsimpson's blog