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If Reuters' rumors are true, then apparently the folks at Mountain View think the Android Auto overlays rolling out this year don't go far enough. Citing unnamed sources, it indicates an Android M initiative that's built directly into cars -- no smar... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/S_TKjtUPxDU/ Similar Articles: Georgia Tech Football mediterranean... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2014 at Roland George 61's blog
Trying to rate the world's literary giants is tricky at best. Do you go by the number of books sold? The long-term cultural impact? If you're Dartmouth College researcher Allen Riddell, you make computers decide. As part of an effort to determine... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/sys2YJ7prwI/ Similar Articles: randy moss Aaron Lewis... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2014 at Roland George 61's blog
The folks at MegaBots Inc. dream of making humongous machines: 15-foot-tall, 15,000-pound piloted robots to be exact. And they don't want to build them for rescue missions or military use -- nope, these robots are designed to duke it out in an arena... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/-ku-uYJ3e-I/ Related Topics: Dracula Untold Keke... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2014 at Roland George 61's blog
Apple has released public beta tests of individual Mac apps in recent years, but OS X itself has largely been off-limits unless you've registered as a developer. That changes now that Apple has launched the OS X Beta Seed Program. Starting with OS X... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/mklfTX_Xtyo/ Category: Toni Garrn Curling... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2014 at Roland George 61's blog
Now I've got you in my space, I won't let go of you/Got you shackled in my embrace, I'm latchin' onto you. This song is slightly creepy. If someone said that to you without context or the banging Disclosure beat to boost it, you'd be like no way, dude. Read... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at Roland George 61's blog
Whoa. It's happened. Laser-Zeppelin has met its match. The crazy creative folks at Urbanscreen have transformed the cavernous interior of the Gasometer in Oberhausen, Germany, into a wild light show that looks all kinds of trippy. So long, Stairway. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/tYcuu_TUC8U/sorry-laser-zeppelin-this-german-light-show-is-way-co-1564711091 Similar Articles: WrestleMania 30 HTC One Creighton... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2014 at Roland George 61's blog
Every day dozens and dozens of new and updated apps and games hit the iOS and Mac App Stores. It's impossible to keep up with them all, but it's not impossible to pick out the very best. Here they are! Today we've got an update to a great scanning app,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at Roland George 61's blog
House of Cards may be most famous for leading the charge of Netflix's original streaming content, but the show's producer Media Rights Capital is ready for all avenues. Just like the first season, season two will get a release on physical discs this... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/yPYp6sbABss/ Category: desean jackson leprechaun Twitch... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Roland George 61's blog
Until now, humans have had one significant advantage over computers and robots: We meatbags were the only ones who could teach them how to function. Now, researchers at Washington State University have created computers that can teach other computers. And they're using Pac-Man to do it. Is nothing sacred? Read... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Roland George 61's blog
Back when Pluto had some status in our solar system, a handy way to remember the names of the planets was the 'My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nine Pizzas' mnemonic, where the first letter of each word represented each celestial orb. But it's just confusing now that Pluto's... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Roland George 61's blog
Pro version just $1.99, 50% off, for a limited time after launch Popular third-party launcher Action Launcher has made a notable jump to version 2.0 today, bringing with it new features and a slightly different business model. Version 2.0 brings Quickdrawer, Covers, Shutters, Quicksearch and Quickpage out of beta for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
Google is getting ready for Christmas, and they want to help you keep track of Santa Google has once again built a neat little Santa tracker page, complete with an advent calendar and interactive web elements. Point your browser right here, and you can count down the days until he... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
Taking in some of the sights while there for business, Chris Hemsworth and his wife Elsa Pataky enjoyed some time with their daughter India in La Gomera, Spain on Monday (November 18). Glowing while pregnant with her second little one, the proud mama watched on as her doting hubby took... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
The 'Episode VII' director addresses the rumors of behind-the-scenes drama. By Kevin P. Sullivan, with reporting by Josh Horowitz Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1718092/jj-abrams-star-wars-episode-vii-infinitely-better.jhtml Similar Articles: auburn football dancing with the stars nnamdi asomugha BBM New 100 Dollar Bill Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
The Lumia 2520 is Nokia's first Windows tablet -- and it may well be its last. By the time Nokia is ready to design a follow-up product, the Finnish firm might officially be a part of Microsoft. For now, though, the Lumia 2520 is about to go on sale worldwide... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
Credit: iStockphoto Woman have been locked out, or at least badly underrepresented, in IT for years. And not just from the corner office, but in every job from janitor to the science- and engineering-related positions that make up the vast bulk of good-paying jobs in the technology industry. That's finally... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
Google's rolling out its new your-face ads today, so here's a timely reminder on how to tell them to knock it off. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/LmUHkmIgpsE/@ericlimer Category: happy veterans day broncos John Spano Eid mubarak Colin Kaepernick Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
New book on 'Signaling by Receptor Tyrosine Kinases' by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 8-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Robert Redmond rredmond@cshl.edu 516-422-4101 Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Receptor tyrosine kinases are a large family of cell-surface receptors that respond to a variety of intercellular signals,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
It's common practice for celebrities to do subtle "maintenance" on their faces, whether it's plastic surgery, Botox, lasers, or just crazy-expensive skin creams. Every once in a while, though, someone goes overboard. That seems to be the only explanation for Renee Zellweger's new appearance. Source: http://www.ivillage.com/did-renee-zellweger-get-plastic-surgery/1-a-552218?dst=iv%3AiVillage%3Adid-renee-zellweger-get-plastic-surgery-552218 Category: Monster Mash kelly... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
A bipartisan group of more than 85 lawmakers has introduced legislation to end the National Security Agency’s broad collection of U.S. telephone records by imposing new restrictions on who the agency can target. The USA Freedom Act, cosponsored by 16 senators and more than 70 representatives, would require the NSA... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
Don't like having to give up (or gain) features just because you want a smartphone in a different screen size? With ZTE's new Blade Q line of entry-level Android phones, that won't be a problem. The 4-inch Blade Q Mini, 4.5-inch Blade Q and 5-inch Blade Q Maxi all offer... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
Just like the products and services they sell, company logos have a tendency to change over time. In this series of animations by Nick DiLallo, you can see how the logos of six big firms have changed over the years. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/AeCBtzSg6E4/watch-six-famous-corporate-logos-evolve-before-your-eye-1453260224 Related Topics: tom brady Niall Horan... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer confidence fell in October as concern grew that the partial government shutdown and political fight over the nation's borrowing limit would slow growth. The University of Michigan said Friday that its index of consumer sentiment fell to 73.2 from 77.5 in September. The index has... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
Share With Friends: | | Politics - Top Stories News, RSS Feeds and Widgets via Feedzilla.Source: http://news.feedzilla.com/en_us/stories/politics/top-stories/335781687?client_source=feed&format=rss Tags: House of Cards USA VS Mexico Jared Remy Tropical Storm Flossie heidi klum Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog
Separated since December 2012, “Smallville’s” Tom Welling is getting a divorce from Jamie White, his wife of nearly ten years. The 36-year old actor's other half reportedly filed for a petition on Tuesday (October 16), citing “irreconcilable differences.” They do not have any children together. Though his relationship status may... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2013 at Roland George 61's blog