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We've seen doors that spin on their hinges and whole facades that rotate towards the sun, but there are mechanically simpler ways to approach transforming architecture. Take this home in Brittany, which features small bedrooms on wheels that can be rolled around (or outside of) the house. Read more... Source:... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2014 at stacifiless's blog
Verizon's latest DVR is less set-top box and more home media server: with six tuners and a 1TB hard drive, you can add a second DVR unit to record up to 12 channels at once and feed 10 TVs at any given time. Read more... Source: Category: Jen Selter... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at stacifiless's blog
Fog, rain, lens flare and snow create a more immersive experience TeliportMe Panorama 360, an interesting photography app that lets you create and share full 360 degree panoramas, is introducing 3D effects today. Among other subtle design tweaks that build on an already well-made app, you'll now have the option... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Lists are inescapable this time of year, and Google today announced the winners of its "Players' Choice: Top Google Play Apps and Games" poll. The categories included "most addictive game," "best Google app" and "best franchise game," among others, Some of the winners you likely know. Some might be your... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
As tempting as post-Thanksgiving savings are, some of us simply aren't brave enough to face the Black Friday hordes. That doesn't mean stay-at-home shoppers aren't still looking for a bargain: Cyber Monday is upon us, and there are deals aplenty. If you skipped this weekend's brick-and-mortar discounts, read on --... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Usually, you knock back pills packed with drugs; cocktails of chemicals which have been painstakingly proven to help make you better. Soon, though, you might be swallowing tablets filled with something you might not expect: bacteria. Read more... Source: Related Topics: Hanukkah 2013 Naya Rivera breaking bad arcade fire... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Microsoft's Kinect is great, but it has its limitations. Not so MIT's new nano-camera, though, which uses similar technology but can weave the same magic with translucent objects, and even work in snow or rain. Read more... Source: Related Topics: Alicia Ann Lynch jonbenet ramsey Jofi Joseph hayden panettiere... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Back when we reviewed Cal by, we described it as the iOS 7 calendar experience before iOS 7 was released to the world. Now, the popular calendar app has been updated with proper, full blooded iOS 7 support. It's not the first iOS 7 related update, and while it... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Google has today pushed out a small but useful update to the Chrome browser for iPhone and iPad. On the cards are improvements to Autofill and image search. The full changelog: Fast form completion with Autofill. Tired of filling out web forms with the same information time and time again?... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Russian drug-testing lab for February's Winter Olympics in Sochi faces suspension unless it significantly improves the reliability of its results by Dec. 1. The World Anti-Doping Agency has provisionally suspended the Moscow Antidoping Center on Sunday, saying its operations must improve or a six-month ban on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
SEATTLE (AP) — Despite warnings that production of Boeing's next generation 777 plane could go to another state, machinists in the Northwest voted to reject a contract proposal late Wednesday that would have exchanged concessions for decades of secure jobs. In response, the Boeing Co. said it would begin a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Afghan national security troops killed in combat shot up almost 80 percent during this summer's fighting season, compared with the same time in 2012, as Afghans take the lead in the fight across the country. A Pentagon report says that U.S. and coalition deaths,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Crisco was the original product made with partially hydrogenated soybean oil, which contains trans fats. Today, Crisco has only small amounts of the fats. Tony Dejak/ASSOCIATED PRESS Crisco was the original product made with partially hydrogenated soybean oil, which contains trans fats. Today, Crisco has only small amounts of the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Sold launched early this year with a plan to help remove some of the frustration from selling online. Debuting on the iPhone before moving to Android in September, Sold aimed to help busy people avoid the hassle of eBay and Craigslist and simplify e-commerce by taking the whole process out... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Another baby Brown is on the way! Zac Brown is expecting his fifth child with wife Shelly, his rep confirms to Us Weekly. PHOTOS: Famous celeb dads and daughters "We're excited to share the news that Zac and Shelly Brown are expecting a new baby in early 2014," the rep... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
For the last five years, Mac sales have grown faster than PC sales, and even as PC sales declined in the last several years, Mac sales kept growing. They reached between 10.5 and 11.8 percent of U.S. PC sales in 2012, depending on whether you believe IDC or Gartner. That's... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Most companies would kill for 10 million app downloads, especially if it's widely believed to be on a one-way trip to the morgue. The otherwise moribund BlackBerry hit this mark last week, claiming 10 million downloads of its BBM app, which finally rolled out to iOS and Android users after... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
By Margaret Chadbourn WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lenders will get at least six months' notice before the government reduces the limit on the size of loans that taxpayer-owned Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac can back, the firms' regulator said on Thursday. The Federal Housing Finance Agency, which has already said... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Instagram is finally officially coming to Windows Phone via Nokia Lumias, Nokia just announced at Nokia World. Yes, you can finally stop using that silly Hipstamatic workaround. Read more... Source: Category: Ozymandias Whitey Bulger Juan Pablo Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
If Microsoft's Windows is your iTunes-running, iCloud-synching operating system of choice, good news! Windows 8.1 is now available for download from the Windows Store. Rich Edmond from our sibling site, Windows Phone Central: While the upgrade will not affect files and installed apps, we do recommend you back up your... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
The bears have been successively tempted, taunted and trapped throughout 2013. It’s now looking as if the debt-ceiling brinksmanship in Washington will serve as the bears last obvious chance to eat this year. On its way to a 20% gain at the recent market highs, the Standard & Poor’s 500... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Indian people ride past idols of Hindu gods and goddesses damaged during the Cyclone Phailin at a temporary worship venue in Berhampur in Ganjam district, Orissa state, India, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. A mass government evacuation of nearly 1 million people spared India the widespread deaths many had feared from... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Fish genital shape linked to predation Public release date: 11-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Dr. Brian Langerhans 919-515-3514 North Carolina State University When predators lurk nearby, male Bahamas mosquitofish (Gambusia hubbsi) change mating strategies, rejecting elaborate courting rituals for more frequent and sometimes forceful encounters with... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
Kanye West Yeah, I'll Attack Disrespectful Photogs Kanye West made it clear last night on Jimmy Kimmel's show ... he will fight the paparazzi with physical force if they cross the line in the sand ... the line Kanye has drawn. It's pretty amazing. Kanye is facing criminal charges for... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at stacifiless's blog
There has been no shortage of baldness cures over the ages, but they all share one thing in common: none of them really work. Now, a team of scientists has used stem cell therapy to give a hairless mouse a mohawk. There is hope yet. More » kentucky wildcats oakland... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2012 at stacifiless's blog