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Amazon's Fire phone has been doing so badly on the market, that the company took a $170 million hit in the third quarter of 2014 and is currently sitting on $83 million worth of unsold devices. But even all those millions aren't enough to make the... Source: Related Topics:... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2014 at Duncan Carney's blog
U.S. Police, Protesters Clash In St. Louis After Latest Police Shooting Around the Nation Scientific Memorabilia Up For Auction Later This Month Around the Nation Miami Uses Pumps To Battle Flooding From Sea Level Rise Around the Nation Visitors Question Dallas Plans After Ebola Patient Dies Source: Related Topics:... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2014 at Duncan Carney's blog
When companies tease a product, there's sometimes a subtle clue or two hidden within the video or images. Sometimes, however, a company can reveal too much, and Dyson's "Project N223" certainly seems to hint, pretty strongly, that we're going to see... Source: Tags: fireworks Blue Ivy Hair Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2014 at Duncan Carney's blog
How do you pack two patients that are infected with one of the world's deadliest viruses into a pressurized aluminum tube that is filled with healthy care takers and pilots for 12 hours and not get almost everyone infected in the process? You use this old ex-Royal Danish Air Force... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2014 at Duncan Carney's blog
This was posted on February but got no attention until yesterday, when these guys found it. And while it may have been staged, I have no problem believing it—there have been many similar cases of rotten or fragile buildings falling under minimal vibration. Read more... Source: Category: Crystal Reed... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Duncan Carney's blog
Gearing up to continue the classic tale, the cast of "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" attended the New York premiere on Wednesday (December 11). Reuniting far from Middle Earth, Orlando Bloom and Evangeline Lilly worked the red carpet, pausing for pictures together before heading inside. Directed by Peter Jackson,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
You'd better put that coffee down before you exhale it through your nose. Why? Because thanks to the very kind folk at Cartridge Discount, you could win a 3D printer. A second generation Cube by 3D Systems, to be precise. Not only would this make any tech-lover's Christmas, it solves... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
Many of the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals continue to be available at their discounted prices today, so hopefully you're not sick of saving money yet. In fact, the following items have all been Commerce Team lead deals in the past: Read more... Source: Similar Articles: bcs... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
Checking up on their pearly whites, Megan Fox and her hubby Brian Austin Green took a family visit to the dentist in Beverly Hills, CA on Tuesday (November 26). Looking casually beautiful, the soon-to-be mom of two sported studded winter boots, black leggings and a green jacket while her main... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
After rumors began circulating last week, Katie Couric was named the new global anchor for Yahoo on Monday (November 25). The news anchor and talk show host will lead a team of correspondents and begin work on the site early next year, and is expected to keep her daytime talk... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
If you're getting delivery, your pizza already comes pre-sliced. But if you're making it at home, when cutting up that pie you'd better make sure everyone gets the same-sized slice lest you start a family feud that could go on for generations. And since nobody wants that, ThinkGeek created this... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
Runtime is a new run/walk tracker for iPhone that was completely designed with iOS 7 in mind. You can plot and track your runs so you can perform them again later if you'd like. Runtime also supports the iPhone 5s' M7 motion co-processor to allow you to use Runtime as... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
Annoyed that GIFs don't automatically start playing in your Twitter feed? Of course you are, and just as they did with Facebook, Giphy has your answer. Now, any time you link to one of Giphy's GIFS in Twitter, it will be broadcasted to the whole world whether they like it... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
Me, neither! But Mood Swings, a new exhibition at London’s Halcyon Gallery, will be showing off a series of large-scale metalworks—seven gates made from vintage iron scraps, hand-welded by the man himself. Read more... Source: Related Topics: The Walking Dead Season 4 Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
Have you ever been to a concert and bought a keep-sake CD? Did you find it somehow didn't quite conjure up the same heady, ethereal experience? Musician Barry Stephen Goldfarb evidently did, inspiring him to create Reveel -- a small device that claims to recreate the authentic live sound. By... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
Breakthrough by Temple researchers could lead to new treatment for heart attack PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 5-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Jeremy Walter [email protected] 215-707-7882 Temple University Health System (Philadelphia, PA) The stop and start of blood flow to the heart during and after a heart attack causes severe... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
If you bought a 4K TV, you probably spend your evenings waiting for the moment when all content is available at such eye-watering resolution. Fortunately for you, Netflix has quietly added test clips that promise to push 4K video at 24 frames per second onto your fancy new gear. It's... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
These days, pedestrians tapping away while walking are hard to miss. Andreas Tittelbach/iStockphoto These days, pedestrians tapping away while walking are hard to miss. Andreas Tittelbach/iStockphoto We've all grumbled about the growing ranks of phone-gazing zombies, drifting along the sidewalk or holding up the checkout line. Texting while walking, distracted... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
Doc Pomus, pictured here in the 1980s, was an obscure, yet prolific songwriter who died in 1991. A.K.A. Doc Pomus is a documentary about his life. Courtesy of the artist Doc Pomus, pictured here in the 1980s, was an obscure, yet prolific songwriter who died in 1991. A.K.A. Doc Pomus... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
IN this image taken with a fisheye lens, Boston Red Sox players take batting practice as a rainbow appears in the sky above Fenway Park Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, in Boston. The Red Sox are scheduled to host the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 1 of baseball's World Series on... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
GENEVA (AP) — Mexico's top diplomat said Tuesday that President Barack Obama has promised an investigation into spying the U.S. reportedly did on Mexico's presidential email system. Secretary of Foreign Affairs Jose Antonio Meade said Obama made the pledge during recent personal conversations by telephone and in person with Mexican... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
KAMPALA (Reuters) - The Ugandan shilling weakened on Friday, as commercial banks bought dollars a day after the local currency rallied on the back of foreign appetite for government Treasury bills. At 1128 GMT commercial banks quoted the currency of east Africa's third-largest economy at 2,515/2,520 to the dollar, off... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
No mentor necessary. Photo by Fuse/Thinkstock I take back every bad thing I have ever said about Twitter. It’s fast, responsive, and efficient, and it’s the medium of record when gossip breaks. Like pretty much every other science journalist in the world, I’ve been glued to Twitter for the past... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
100 Gbps over fiber is old news, but those same speeds achieved wirelessly? That's a first. Researchers at the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology have managed to use sub-terahertz waves (237.5 GHz, in this case) to transmit data over 20 meters at 100 gigabits per second. Since the experiment used ...... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog
Reputation: Words written: Words per post: Joined: Last visit: Location: Website: A slave gets lucky when the man who buys him, only wants to give him a second chance at a normal life. Owner: Game Masters: Topic Tags: Forum for completely Out of Character (OOC) discussion, based around whatever is... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at Duncan Carney's blog