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Adafruit Industries recently held a Raspberry Pi Photography contest. Now, they've announced the winners—and you won't believe how good some of them are. Read more... Source: Similar Articles: cameron diaz eli wallach e3 revenge Derek Carr Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2014 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
Electric car maker Tesla wants a cheaper, faster way to produce the lithium ion batteries that power its cars, and the company has settled on a gargantuan solution: the so-called "gigafactory" that, if all goes as planned, will crank out more lithium ion batteries than the entire world produced in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
We're going to Australia, everybody. You, me, your mother, my neighbor, your dog, the guy on the subway, the girl in the book store, everybody. Why? Because they've built the closest thing to a real life Jurassic Park there. Called Palmersaurus Dinosaur Park, it's home to 160 animatronic dinosaurs that... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
Here's a fun way to look at the world. What if every country's population actually matched its size? So more populous places like Japan and Vietnam that are cramped in tiny specks of land now get to stretch their feet a bit while uselessly big countries like Canada and Australia... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
For at least a couple years now, OS X has started to look more and more like iOS. Lion brought Launchpad and columns of app icons. Mavericks gave us Maps and a cleaned up interface. For his imagining of the next iteration of Apple's operating system, one designer just said,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
Twitter, the popular miniblogging service, has updated its own eponymous client for the Mac to version 3.0.0. The new version is available for immediate download from the Mac App Store. The 3.0.0 release gets a number of enhancements, such as more prominent photo previews; if you click on them, you'll... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
A Google-sanctioned way to return to the latest stock build Update: For the moment, it looks as though the factory image links are currently down. If you're looking for the latest software, we've linked to the OTA files in the post below, and the previous factory images are of course... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
If you take a lot of pictures, you probably already have some sort of online storage service filing away hundreds of photos. But what happens when you want to share a more refined, story-like presentation of your experiences? A new service called Exposure might be right up your alley. Read... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
If you've used Skype on Windows Phone, chances are you've dealt with out-of-sync and missed messages. Luckily, a fix is on the horizon: according to Skype product manager Jeff Kunins, who spoke with The Verge, Microsoft is aware of the issues and working to resolve them. Part of the problem,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
She just announced her new position as anchor of Yahoo News and now Katie Couric reveals the real reason behind her big decision with The 56-year-old journalist opened up about making the big move to internet-based news and revealed why she believes Yahoo's CEO Marissa Mayer is a perfect... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
Amazon has updated its mobile shopping app for the iPhone and iPad with a shiny new iOS 7 redesign, but not in the U.S. it seems. The update comes from Amazon's European based branch, and at this time the North American app looks stuck on the old iOS 6 version.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
In case you've forgotten, Kanye West isn't just a hilarious quote machine; he's also a musician! Today, 'Ye is premiering his new video for the song "Bound 2" on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. (Yes, the Most Important Artist of Our Time debuts his videos on Ellen. Probably just because Obama... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
Taking time away from the set of her upcoming flick "Born to Be King," Kate Hudson soaked up the spotlight by covering the December 2013 issue of Harper's Bazaar magazine. The "Something Borrowed" dame looked absolutely stunning while donning designer garb from Alexander McQueen and Fendi for the Alexi Lubomirski-shot... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
November 13, 2013 Have you started working with Windows 8.1 yet? I've had it installed for months. Aside from a little Start tile (I won't call it a button) and my Search working poorly compared to Windows 8, I haven't noticed much of a difference. But apparently a bunch of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
If you've been brushing up against the PlayStation 3's 100 friend limit for awhile, Sony has good news for you: You can add up to 2,000 friends to your PlayStation Network account right now, almost a week ahead of the PS4's launch. However, until November 15th you can only view... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
For those about to rock a new Nexus 5 from Android Central, we salute you If you can remember with all the mind-blowing stuff we've seen so far this week, we're giving two lucky folks a new Nexus 5 of their very own. The contest is now over, the random... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
Last week's post on how operating systems want to be free sparked a very interesting discussion and apparently caused InfoWorld's J. Peter Bruzzese to agree (somewhat) in his column, "There's no free lunch, but there could be a 'free' Windows." One of Peter's main points was that Apple giving away... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
Barbara Helgason/ Barbara Helgason/ Is Halloween — our national October obsession with candy, costumes and decorations — over and done? Sure, Americans will create landfills full of candy wrappers tonight. A recent USA Today story, citing research from the NPD Group, reports that a majority of preteens and about half... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56'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 Schnitmanpdon56's blog
Jessica Andrade battered a tough Rosi Sexton for three rounds in the most one-sided, longest-lasting beatings in recent MMA memory Saturday in Manchester, England, at UFC Fight Night. From horn to horn, Andrade punched, kicked, kneed and elbowed Sexton almost entirely uncontested. Sexton was clearly out on her feet by... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
NASA eyes Super-typhoon Lekima in the northwestern Pacific PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 23-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Rob Gutro NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center NASA's Terra satellite flew over Lekima after it became a super-typhoon in the northwestern Pacific Ocean and captured visible and infrared data on the storm.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
For high-altitude hikes or glacier expeditions, you'll need footwear that can handle rough terrain and extreme cold. The Trango Cube GTX checks both boxes. Source: Similar Articles: walking dead atlanta falcons The Blacklist Brian Hoyer Ray Rice Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
Say you're surfing around online and come upon an interesting promo for a new TV show. You could stop what you're doing, find the show on your DVR and hit record, but most likely you'll just make yourself a little mental note to catch it later. The problem with mental... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
-- To Appear as Special Guest of the MFA in Film Faculty— MONTPELIER, Vt., Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The MFA in Film at Vermont College of Fine Arts confirmed today a week of faculty and guest film screenings and director talks during the inaugural Fall 2013 residency, October 28–November... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog
'It's such a reference point in music for people in bands,' said Beck at the legendary club's closing. By Gil Kaufman Source: Related Topics: today show apple auburn football Miley Cyrus Vmas 2013 lea michele Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2013 at Schnitmanpdon56's blog