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In the past 15 or so years, we've all learned to feel pretty safe on the internet. BigSite.com is surely handling your credit card information safely, at least as safely as any brick and mortar store . Maybe don't be so sure; there's been a bug lurking in one of... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Chetdouglas111's blog
French engineers have been experimenting with a technique that could redirect seismic energy away from structures such as cities, dams, and nuclear power plants, sparing them from damage. It involves digging large, cylindrical boreholes into the ground, forming a defensive geometry of lace-like arrays that, researchers hope, could deflect seismic... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Their video quality won't blow you away, but Monoprice's action cams are solid low-end GoPro competitors with extremely attractive prices. Today, you can take an additional 10% off with promo code PHOTO10. If you opt for the GoPro-like Sport camera, be sure to get a T-Tip mount to use it... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Acer has refilled its refurbished goody bag with $150 Acer C720 Chromebooks, as well as the touchscreen-toting C720P for $220. The C720 line is regarded for its best-in-class battery life, and is the commerce team's pick for best Chromebook. These sold out quickly last time they were available, so don't... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Chetdouglas111's blog
The apps I used most throughout the year Google Play now has about a gazillion apps to choose from. A cool part of our job here at Android Central is installing a lot of them and having a look. We then tell you about the great ones, other editors on... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
He's been dealing with tons of drama as of late, and sadly Nathan Sykes reveals he lost a member of his family. Early Friday morning (December 20), The Wanted bandmate took to his Instagram account sharing the sad news about his grandfather's passing. "R.I.P Grandad. Gonna miss you. Hope I... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Ah, the crackling wood. The dancing flame. You can almost feel the warmth radiating from your screen. On Christmas Eve, here's a celebration of the yule log film, and a peek at how nine artists reinterpreted the holiday television tradition. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/IHI3yuqcFpw/9-delightful-new-takes-on-the-traditional-yule-log-vide-1479690749 Related Topics: 49ers winter solstice champs... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
The Washington Post just published the first interview with Edward Snowden since the initial wave of press after the 30-year-old former analyst's leaks this summer. His main theme: Edward Snowden done good. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/89gBSnahR9g/edward-snowden-takes-a-victory-lap-1489090349 Related Topics: tila tequila Tre Mason Brian McCann ryan gosling National Cat Day Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Taking care of some last minute holiday shopping, Jessica Alba and Haven stepped out in Los Angeles on Sunday (December 22). The "Sin City" beauty rocked a chic ensemble as she and her darling daughter checked some items off their wish lists. In career news, Jessica recently wrapped up the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Saturn's moons do more than just orbit the planet: they interact with its rings, too. In this image, you can see the moon Prometheus' gravitational field gently sculpting the planet's F ring. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/IuBZSHddO2A/just-look-at-what-saturns-moons-do-to-its-rings-1485556300 Related Topics: miami heat bestbuy Bud Adams Malala Yousafzai tony romo Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Miniature Xperia Z1 hits Docomo amid rumors of upcoming international version As expected, today's the day the Sony Xperia Z1 f hits store shelves in Japan. The Docomo-branded phone is effectively a shrunk-down version of the Xperia Z1, Sony's current high-end handset. However unlike many "mini" versions of flagship smartphones,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Imagine if objects built themselves. You just dump raw material into a bucket, wait ten minutes, and BOOM: it's a beautiful crystal. Turns out this is actually possible using a process called directed assembly. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/4Sgz7Xto9b8/this-method-for-making-nanostructures-is-like-3d-printi-1486527626 Category: gog Citibank Naya Rivera peyton hillis Geno Smith Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Sprint this morning announced some 70 new LTE locations, bringing its total to some 300 nationwide. We've got the full list of additions after the break. read more Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/androidcentral/~3/fpsc6mvtKaY/story01.htm Tags: patriots nordstrom julianne hough dolly parton The Walking Dead Season 4 Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Season six of the biker drama comes to an explosive ending on Tuesday at 10 p.m. By Sophie Schillaci Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1718802/sons-of-anarchy-katey-sagal-team-gemma-team-tara.jhtml Similar Articles: kim jong un Cristiano Ronaldo engadget christina milian The Crazy Ones Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Choosing gifts for college students is a pain. If it's too practical, it'll never get used; too childish, you'll earn yourself a hefty scoff instead of a polite "thank you." Tread the tightrope with a useful, fun gift that isn't too grownup, and you'll be every millennial's favorite Secret Santa.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Treating herself to a fun-filled evening, Nikki Reed stepped out in West Hollywood on Thursday (December 5). The "Twilight" beauty showed off her pearly whites as she made her way into the Hooray Henry's nightclub. In career news, Nikki is currently filming her upcoming drama "Scout." Per the synopsis, the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Less RAM, more storage accompanies touchscreen with price bump Acer is building out a third version of its latest Chromebook platform, and this time the biggest notable feature is the addition of a touchscreen. This new C720P model is all but identical to the other C720's currently available, with the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
For those that use Safari for iPhone and iPad frequently, you may find yourself in situations where you have lots of open tabs. While you can always close out individual Safari tabs in iOS 7 by swiping them to the side, there's a super easy way to get rid of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Keeping up with her fitness routine, Ashley Tisdale headed to Equinox gym in West Hollywood on Tuesday (November 19). The "High School Musical" star wore a black tank top with a smiley face and crossbones on it, a gray jacket, and gray leggings as she got her music ready on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
We'd hardly call it a ground-breaking feature, but it's pretty nice that Facebook now lets you know whether the friends you're chatting with are using the mobile app or the website. To the right of a user's name you'll now see the words "web" or "mobile," letting you know whether... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
The votes have been tallied, the judges have conferred and we have a pair of winners in our Insert Coin competition. First up, our panel of experts have settled on victor after much debate, and Pensa Labs will be taking home the $10,000 judge's prize for its DIWire. The automated... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Making the most of her new Manhattan address, Lindsay Lohan showed up at Dylan Fest 2013 in New York City last night (November 12). Joined by musician Jason Isbell and violinist Amanda Shires, the “Mean Girls” starlet seemed to be in good spirits as she mingled at the Bowery Ballroom.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
Clay may have been birthplace of life, new study suggests PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 5-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Syl Kacapyr vpk6@cornell.edu 607-255-7701 Cornell University ITHACA, N.Y. Clay, a seemingly infertile blend of minerals, might have been the birthplace of life on Earth. Or at least of the complex... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
The UFC recently announced that they would hold their first ever card on Mexican soil this spring and now it is reported that the card will be headlined by heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez defending his belt against Fabricio Werdum. UFC 172 will take place on either April 19 or 26... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog
A few rumours suggested Google might be planning an 8-inch Nexus tablet earlier this year, but nothing came of it. We got the new Nexus 7 and were happy about it. However, this pic may show the next slightly bigger thing being used by a Google promotional person. Nexus 8,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2013 at Chetdouglas111's blog