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We Will Live Again is a fascinating documentary on the Cryonics Institute, the place where 99 dead human bodies are stored at freezing temperatures in hopes that they'll be able to be revived and live again in another life. It's crazy and bizarre and eerie in all the right ways.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Adobe has today launched a mobile version of its Lightroom photo-editing suite on iPad. The Adobe Lightroom Mobile app, which works in tandem with iPad, is included as part of the company's Creative Cloud subscription suite, prices for which start at $9.99 per month. Like its desktop counterpart, the app... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
If you have an Apple TV but find it difficult or impossible to see and navigate the menu system VoiceOver is there to help. An accessibility option meant to help those with visual challenges, VoiceOver "speaks" the controls to you, letting you hear what you can't see. You can even... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Technology's so great. All this communication capability can put you in touch with your friends and family, no matter where in the world they are. Which blows a giant hole through most of the movie and TV plots written up until, say, the late 1990s. What's your favorite storyline that... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
The Dec. 12 Deal of the Day is the Seidio CONVERT Combo w/ Metal Kickstand for LG Nexus 4. Eliminate the need for two different cases with this CONVERT Combo. Put on the first layer, the SURFACE case (with kickstand), when using your Nexus 4 everyday. When you're in tough... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
How do you understand something you can barely see, never visited and is light years away from us? By being really, really smart at connecting dots. In this video, NASA explains its process in figuring out what alien planets are like with the limited information it has. Read more... Source:... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
FileMaker on Tuesday announced FileMaker 13, the newest version of their database software for OS X, Windows, iOS and the Web. More than 50 new features have been added, including dramatically improved web deployment. Describing FileMaker as a database tool really under-represents it: you can use it to track all... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Here's a thought to make you feel old today: if the first batch of Tamagotchis were human, they'd be almost through with high school. In fact, the egg-shaped virtual pet has just turned 17 (17!), and to celebrate, Bandai is revamping the brand (again) and launching a new line called... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Following the footsteps of other tiny electric vehicles such as the SmartCar ForTwo and the Mitsubishi i-MiEV, Honda has unveiled its very own miniature car called the MC-β (That's MC-beta to you and me). It looks to be a refinement of the company's line of "micro commuters" and is designed... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Celebrating the release of one of the season’s hottest video games, Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross showed up at the launch of BandFuse: Rock Legends in West Hollywood last night (November 12). The “Pieces of Me” babe and her handsome beau looked loved up as they mingled with the likes... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2007, file photo, a dump wagon adds freshly gathered corn cobs to a pile on a farm near Hurley, S.D. The first trickle of fuels made from agricultural waste, including corn cobs, is finally winding its way into the nation's energy supply, after years... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Brian Vicente, chairman of the Yes on Prop. AA campaign, right, and campaign staffer Christie Nima, look at vote returns on a laptop during an election party for those in favor of Proposition AA, to impose specific taxes on recreational marijuana use, at a hotel bar in Denver, Tuesday Nov.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Showing the fashion world that it has nothing on her, the irresistibly sexy Kate Upton posed for a nude body paint photo shoot for Sports Illustrated Magazine. Looking perfect, and showing off her signature curves without the burdens of clothing, the 21-year-old said at the beginning of the shoot, "The... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Guest host Celeste Headlee speaks to the Hip Hop Sisters president Lynn Richardson, about a new college scholarship focusing on urban art. Joining them is Hiwot Adilow, a slam poet and scholarship recipient. Copyright © 2013 NPR. For personal, noncommercial use only. See Terms of Use. For other uses, prior... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
In this July 3, 2012 photo, Honduras Police Chief, Gen. Juan Carlos Bonilla, center, speaks to the press during a news conference in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. The five-star general was accused a decade ago of running deaths squads and today oversees a department suspected of beating, killing and “disappearing” its detainees.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 file photo, singer Chris Brown, center, departs the H. Carl Moultriel courthouse after he was released from jail following his arrest for allegedly punching another man, in Washington. A representative for the R&B star announced Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 that Brown has... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
RESPAWN ENTERTAINMENT AND EA PREPARE FOR TITANFALL ON MARCH 11, 2014 Titanfall: Collector's Edition Available for Pre-Order Now in Extremely Limited Quantities VAN NUYS, Calif. – Oct. 22, 2013 – Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA) announced today that Titanfall™, the debut game from acclaimed independent videogame developer Respawn Entertainment, will be... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter has set a price range of $17 to $20 per share for its much-anticipated initial public offering and says it could raise as much as $1.6 billion in the process. Twitter Inc. said in a regulatory filing Thursday that it is putting forth 70 million... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
With the BART transit system on strike, people line up to catch a ferry to Oakland, Calif., during the afternoon commute Monday in San Francisco. Eric Risberg/AP With the BART transit system on strike, people line up to catch a ferry to Oakland, Calif., during the afternoon commute Monday in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Jason Collins was non-descript center playing out the string of the end of a non-descript NBA career. That changed a few months ago when Collins became the first athlete from a major North American sports league to go public with his homosexuality. Now, just a couple... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Taking care of a family member can be a life-extending experience, a study finds. The stereotype of caring for a family member is that it's so stressful it harms the caregiver's health. But that's not necessarily so. Studies are conflicted, finding that caregiving can harm or help the caregiver.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Papua New Guinea — a large island nation north of Australia — boasts a fast-growing economy and a rich natural resource base of gold, copper, oil and agricultural products. But deep within the British Commonwealth country's rugged mountains and tropical rain forests, some dark practices still occur. On Wednesday (Oct.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — For the second time in a week, a smugglers' boat overloaded with migrants capsized in the Canal of Sicily on Friday as it made the perilous crossing from Africa to Europe. At least 27 people drowned, but 221 people were rescued in a joint Italian-Maltese operation,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
Late last month, an epic Twitter feud erupted when Kanye West didn't take kindly to a parody of himself on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Not only did he rant his feelings on the social media site — spewing all sorts of unfriendlies toward Jimmy Kimmel — he even made MEMES in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog
I wrote an article on Apache Corp (APA) back in February asking if it was a good time to invest in the company. Here is what I concluded at the time: "With Apache Corp. missing expectations for the fourth time in a row and the downsizing of 2013 expectations, I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2013 at Stefan Sharp 57's blog