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A team of researchers in South Korea have a pretty exciting new idea for hydroelectricity. They figured out a way to turn the mechanical energy from flowing water into a sustainable energy source. In other words, your toilet flushes could help power your home. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/oIzYncZe8aM/scientists-figured-out-a-way-to-help-power-homes-with-t-1564666194 Tags: palm... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2014 at Wilmesple9's blog
Evernote has introduced a rather interesting new notebook in conjunction with Moleskine. Users can now capture digital images of notes written on custom-made paper notebooks and enjoy a wealth of extra features over your usual text recognition apps. The Evernote app recognizes notes you want to keep for your own... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at Wilmesple9's blog
Motion control hasn't outmoded the mouse and keyboard yet, but it is finding its way into more and more consumer products. Take Lenovo's upcoming A540 all-in-one desktop, for instance: its one of a handful of the company's products to feature Lenovo... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/LkAZgmiNiAo/ Category: Mimi Sex Tape Nascar Results selena... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Wilmesple9's blog
The Left Coast Lifter sits docked in Hudson Harbor after its trip through the Panama Canal, coming to New York from San Francisco. Nearly 30 stories tall and able to lift up to 1,900 tons, the Left Coast Lifter now waits for construction work on The New NY Bridge to... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Wilmesple9's blog
As the microbrew industry has become increasingly crowded, brewmasters are becoming more and more creative with their ingredients and techniques. The latest trend, Outside magazine says, is spiking batches with foraged ingredients, from sassafras to kudzu. Sound delicious? Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/hqVwbdUMUIo/would-you-drink-a-beer-made-from-kudzu-1555341430 Category: kevin bacon fat tuesday About Last Night... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Wilmesple9's blog
Full Control has announced the release of Space Hulk, an iOS adaptation of their game for Mac and PC that came out earlier this year. Three DLC campaigns are also available for in-app purchase. Space Hulk is a 3D turn-based strategy game that's based on a board game set in... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
The Dec. 1 Deal of the Day is the LLOYD HD Clear Screen Protectors for Samsung Galaxy S3. These screen protectors are custom designed to shield your Galaxy S3's screen while giving you an ultra-clear, high definition look to your device. Durable and scratch resistant, the TruTouch sensitivity provides a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
Pink and purple available now, orange due December 6 UK retailer Carphone Warehouse has announced that it'll sell the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini in three exclusive colors — orange, pink and purple. The brightly-colored Minis can be had for £379.95 SIM-free, as well as being available for free on 24-month... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
After narrowly avoiding the chopping block during the recent government shutdown, NASA's upcoming MAVEN mission is finally a go for launch on Monday, barring any technical or weather setbacks. Before then, take a moment as Reading Rainbow host and Star Trek: TNG staple LeVar Burton explains exactly what the interplanetary... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
Driver Matt Kenseth drive a lap during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. (AP Photo/Terry Renna) Driver Matt Kenseth drive a lap during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
November 12, 2013 Intel is looking to improve its fortunes in the Android space, releasing a C++ compiler today for building high-performance Android applications that run on Intel processors. The company has provided an SDK for Android on Intel for several years, but has gained little adoption. Thus, the company's... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
President Barack Obama walks from the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, to the Oval Office after a trip to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to visit with wounded troops. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) President Barack Obama walks... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
Companies close to reusing the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 6-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Michael Bernstein m_bernstein@acs.org 202-872-6042 American Chemical Society Reusing the major greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2) from industrial plants rather than releasing its warming potential into the environment is on the verge... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jimmie Johnson led 255 of 334 laps for a dominating victory Sunday that put the five-time champion back in the Chase for the Sprint Cup lead with two races left in the season. Johnson and Matt Kenseth arrived at Texas Motor Speedway tied in points,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
Defective nanotubes turned into light emitters PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 31-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Aitziber Lasa a.lasa@elhuyar.com 34-943-363-040 Elhuyar Fundazioa UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country researchers have developed and patented a new source of light emitter based on boron nitride nanotubes and suitable for developing high-efficiency optoelectronic devices... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, file photo, a show begins at the The Walker Art Center's first "Internet Cat Video Film Festival," showcasing the best of cat films on the Internet in Minneapolis. The festival came to Brooklyn, New York, on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Craig... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
Save a hapless chicken from harm in this charming game Given that Android has the largest market share of any smartphone platform, underdog competitor Windows Phone has far fewer exclusive games worth noting. Windows Phone’s precious few exclusive Xbox-branded games often jump ship to other platforms – just look at... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
If you've upgraded your Mac to OS X Mavericks, you've probably noticed a few changes to the Safari browser as well. The Top Sites section of Safari in Mavericks is a great place to store your favorite sites for quick access anytime you'd like. By default Safari will start choosing... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
Child laborers wait to be processed at a safe house after being rescued during a raid at a factory in New Delhi by workers from Bachpan Bachao Andolan (Save the Childhood Movement) in June. Kevin Frayer/AP Child laborers wait to be processed at a safe house after being rescued during... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
Take a whiff of those pears and peaches: All white wines have a citrus aroma, but some also emit tropical or more subtle fruit flavors, Richard Betts explains in his book. Text copyright 2013 by Richard Betts. Illustrations copyright (c) 2013 by Wendy MacNaughton. Reproduced by permission of Houghton Mifflin... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
Courtesy of CBS By the show’s 100th episode, season five’s “Reznikov, N.,” the cast has their roles down. But in the beginning, prep work included “meeting with real NCIS agents and going to shooting ranges,” says O’Donnell (fourth from right). Now “we have amazing on-set technical advisers who keep an... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
Lexi Thompson of the US holds her trophy aloft after winning the Malaysian LGPA event in Kuala Lumpur, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) Lexi Thompson of the US holds her trophy aloft after winning the Malaysian LGPA event in Kuala Lumpur, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware Supreme Court on Thursday overturned a judge's ruling that delayed the $8.2 billion sale of Vivendi's majority stake in Activision Blizzard Inc. back to the video game maker and an investor group led by CEO Bobby Kotick and co-chairman Brian Kelly. The ruling clears... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2013 at Wilmesple9's blog
Overview There is a cacophony of events coming to fruition which reversed the downward trend in oil. First, Brent crude futures turned positive and U.S. oil extended gains Thursday after news OPEC had agreed to keep oil output unchanged for the second half of the year at 30 million barrels... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2012 at Wilmesple9's blog
Does the 4% rule for retirement make sense? I hear a lot about the 4% rule for withdrawing money from your retirement savings, but nothing about the "unexpecteds" that can create havoc with that plan. Can you explain some of the things that can go wrong if you follow the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2012 at Wilmesple9's blog