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In the dark, finding the volume rocker on your TV's clicker can be hard enough, but F7 on a QWERTY keyboard? That's damn near impossible. To that end, Logitech thinks it has a solution for managing your home-theater PC or connected-TV once you've... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/X4GHhofN-18/ Tags: Ultimate Warrior mick jagger... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Whitleycharley's blog
While buildings may provide the beating corporate hearts of the world's cities, it's the public spaces that help bring together their inhabitants as a community. In this talk, Amanda Burden explains how public spaces make cities work better. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/P2DElkqT6MM/how-public-spaces-make-cities-work-better-1560668701 Related Topics: Cleveland Indians Maggie Q Marcus Smart... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Whitleycharley's blog
The Big U, one of ten proposals presented today as part of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's Rebuild by Design competition, aims to protect New York from "the next Hurricane Sandy" with a network of gardens, knolls, and parks. This berm, designed by Bjarke Ingels Group, would... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Whitleycharley's blog
It's getting remarkably easy to hack ATMs these days, and security researchers say that Microsoft's aging Windows XP is making the problem worse. This week, security analysts at Symantec blogged about a new technique popping up in Mexico that uses text messages to give hackers access. It's as wild as... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Whitleycharley's blog
Johnny Depp and Morgan Freeman are nowhere to be found in the latest clip from the sci-fi thriller. By Sophie Schillaci Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1719519/transcendence-teaser-humanity-threat.jhtml Tags: gap Imagine Dragons Josh McCown dracula Grambling State University Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
On my way to the theater, I asked Siri about the movie Her, and she got confused. "What kind of businesses are you looking for?" Siri replied in her always off-kilter robotic murmur. I barked back some line about Siri being stupid. She cracked some stupid joke. And my phone... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
China has a big smog problem. A huge smog problem. And when the country isn't embracing the noxious clouds as "great for defense," it's trying to get rid of them with crazy tech. First artificial rain, now supercomputers. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/v3bg7zayBKo/china-sics-its-all-star-supercomputer-on-smog-1480337150 Category: Army Navy Game elf on the shelf... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
Robert Knepper, late of 'Prison Break' and 'Heroes,' is the new villain in the final two-part 'Hunger Games' film. By Josh Wigler Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1718936/hunger-games-mockingjay-new-villian-robert-knepper.jhtml Tags: mike tomlin PS4 release date edward norton World Series 2013 Tomas Hertl Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
Looks like Amazon's deals just keep coming. As part of its Cyber Monday Deals Week, Amazon is offering the Belkin WeMo light switch for $39.99. That's about $10, or 20 percent, off the normal price. This little doo-dad allows you to do what its name suggests: switch lights on and... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
Best Buy is selling $100 iTunes or App Store giftcards for just $85 shipped, a pretty surprising savings in the Apple ecosystem. [Best Buy via 9to5Toys] Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/NAI2cKjvB54/best-buy-is-selling-100-itunes-or-app-store-giftcards-1474075522 Category: Maria Bartiromo Miss Universe 2013 jimi hendrix glee derek hough Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
Everyone's in a tizzy about the "new" console generation, conveniently forgetting that, market-wise, it was already here a year ago with the release of Nintendo's Wii U. It isn't as advanced technologically as the new Sony's PlayStation and Microsoft's Xbox One, but the Wii U's like the kid who still... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
Amazon's Subscribe & Save service is perfect for eliminating a few shopping trips every month, and it will generally save you money over brick and mortar prices. If you haven't tried it out yet, Amazon is offering Prime subscribers 30% off their first subscription with coupon code NEWSNS30, now through... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
If remembering to keep an emergency flashlight charged is beyond your responsible capabilities, here's a great tutorial on how to make another backup light source that never needs power or batteries. Over on Korean-based Hobby Design there's a relatively simple steb-by-step guide on how to make these glowing silicone light... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
As the 'Hunger Games' media blaze spreads, we took a peek at J-Law and Co.'s innermost thoughts. By Kase Wickman Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1717437/catching-fire-premiere-cast-inner-thoughts.jhtml Category: packers Battlefield 4 beta Miley Cyrus Pregnant Mike Wayans Farmers Almanac Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
The sci-fi remake brings the futuristic police officer back to Detroit. By Kevin P. Sullivan Source: http://www.mtv.comhttp://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1717037/robocop-new-movie-trailer.jhtml Similar Articles: macys apple homeland elton john Nexus 4 Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
Waiting for a cab while roaming in the Big Apple today (November 8), Zoe Saldana and her new husband Marco Perego shared a romantic kiss. Stunning in a black, white and red long coat, black pants and slip-on shoes, the "Star Trek Into Darkness" beauty bundled up close to her... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
Enjoying some one-on-one time with his little man, Stephen Moyer took his son Charlie out in New York City on Tuesday (November 5). The "True Blood" hunk kept it casual as he and his son made their way through the busy streets before climbing into a cab. Meanwhile, the 44-year-old... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
A man walks by a discount electronics shop displaying Panasonic products in Tokyo Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013. Panasonic said its quarterly profit improved to 63.3 billion yen ($644 million) from a 698.6 billion yen loss the year before. Panasonic, like Sony, has benefited from weaker yen. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara) A... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
A necklace of Saint Januarius, in gold, silver and precious stones, is displayed in Rome. The riches from a treasure trove in Naples that is said to be worth more than the British crown jewels. Gabriel Buoys/AFP/Getty Images Dazzling with diamonds, emeralds and gold, 70 pieces of treasure — said... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
BOSTON (AP) — Michael Wacha and his Cardinals bullpen provided the power pitching. Carlos Beltran, injected with a painkiller, came through with a huge hit. And this time, it was the Red Sox who were tripped up by fielding failures. Wacha bested John Lackey in a matchup of present and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A patent filing shows Samsung Electronics Co. is working on a device it calls sports glasses in a possible response to Google's Internet-connected eyewear. A design patent filing at the Korean Intellectual Property Office shows a Samsung design for smartphone-connected glasses that can display information... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
Did you miss Tim Cook and co. deliver all of Apple's latest and greatest software and hardware updates this morning? Fear not, for you can witness the revelation of the iPad, OS X, MacBook and other news all over again on Apple's website, as it's streaming the event for all... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
Mission: Accomplished? On Wednesday, Oct. 16, Robert Pattinson stepped out in Hollywood looking buff and in better shape than ever before. The 27-year-old Twilight actor, sporting shades and a scruffy beard, was spotted by X17online grabbing a bite to eat while wearing a fitted navy T-shirt, shorts and sneakers. Though... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
MARC travel awards announced for the 2013 Society for Leukocyte Biology Meeting Public release date: 17-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Gail Pinder gpinder@faseb.org 301-634-7021 Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology Bethesda, MD FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the travel award recipients... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog
A newly-award patent envisions a desktop GUI with tilted windows displayed in a three-dimensional array. Apple's envisioned 3D desktop. (Credit: Apple/USPTO) Apple is looking to bring a bigger dose of 3D to the desktop, at least based on details unveiled in a freshly-awarded patent. The patent, dubbed simply "Browsing and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2013 at Whitleycharley's blog