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When you test as many cases as I do, you've got to expect a little collateral damage every once and a awhile. I've totally smashed my iPhone during drop tests, taken iPhones and iPads through the car wash and the dishwasher. I've tried to send them into orbit on model... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2014 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Come iOS 8, you might soon be able to ask your iPhone what song is playing and get an answer. Apple is reportedly prepping an update to Siri that will enable music identification. Instead of rolling their own music ID software and library, however, Apple is doing as they've done... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Like ghosts? Then you'll love Poveglia, a small, deserted island in the Venetian lagoon that's going on the auction block next month. It's been called "the island of madness," "Hell," and "the most haunted place on Earth." You'd just love it to pieces. Read more... Source: Related Topics: game... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
If your arm falls asleep for a while, it can sort of feel like it's made of rubber. But how do you make your arm feel like it's made of marble? According to Italian researchers, all you need is the sound of a hammer tapping stone. And some psychological trickery.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2014 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
IBM's engineers must have been at a loose end, because they've just launched a new site called the IBMblr Fractalizer, which takes any Tumblr and spits it out as a series of fractals. Read more... Source: Related Topics: drive sacha baron cohen Giraffe miguel cotto fiona apple Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Penguin-inspired propulsion system PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 14-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Jason Socrates Bardi 240-535-4954 American Physical Society 'Underwater rocket' technology described at APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting uses novel spherical joint mechanism WASHINGTON D.C. Nov. 14, 2013 -- Back in 1991, Nature published a picture... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Chart shows mobility rate of young adults age 25-29; 2c x 2 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 63 mm; Chart shows mobility rate of young adults age 25-29; 2c x 2 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 63 mm; WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. mobility for young adults has fallen to the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Everyone is already all over this whole 3D printing thing. But 3D painting? It's a much emptier field. GE is experimenting with such a technology called "cold spray" that slowly builds up layers of metal by spraying metal powder at extremely high velocities. Instead of recreating works of art, the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
The Economist honors cancer immunotherapy pioneer James Allison PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 7-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Scott Merville 713-792-0661 University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center 2013 Innovation Award for bioscience goes to MD Anderson scientist HOUSTON For basic science research that opened a completely new... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Local delivery startup Postmates has been growing fast, which is a good problem to have. That is, unless demand is completely outstripping supply. With that in mind, the company is taking a big step toward regulating demand with the implementation of a new Uber-like Surge Pricing program called “Blitz.” Postmates... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
FILE - In this July 22, 2013, file photo, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter laughs while standing in the dugout with teammates during a baseball game against the Texas Rangers in Arlington, Texas. Jeter and the Yankees have agreed to a $12 million, one-year contract on Friday, Nov. 1,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
NRL demonstrates capabilities of coupled oceanic and atmospheric prediction tools PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 29-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Daniel Parry 202-767-2541 Naval Research Laboratory WASHINGTON-U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) scientists at the Monterey Marine Meteorology Division and the Stennis Space Center Oceanography Division, working with other Navy... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
WASHINGTON (AP) — For nearly five years, Republicans have struggled to make a scandal stick to President Barack Obama's White House. One by one, the controversies — with shorthand names such as Solyndra, Benghazi, and Fast and Furious — hit a fever pitch, then faded away. But some Republicans see... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
October 24, 2013 By Martyn Williams | IDG News Service AT&T won't be matching T-Mobile's offer of free wireless data for the iPad Air when the device debuts at the company's stores across the U.S. next month. AT&T, the country's second-largest cellular carrier, said it will offer a $100 discount... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Playing out just across the Potomac River from shutdown central, the Virginia governor's race has turned into a real-time test of Republican and Democratic positions in the congressional budget battle raging in the nation's capital. With polls indicating more public resentment toward Republicans than Democrats, the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Rumor has it Amazon is talking to HTC about making its smartphone, and according to a Bloomberg report, that phone might just be for Amazon Prime subscribers. Citing unnamed sources, Bloomberg said Amazon wants a phone because it wants to increase the number of devices on which people could access... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
"Quiet Dell" (Scribner), by Jayne Anne Phillips In the 1930s, a man who called himself Cornelius O. Pierson began to correspond with a 45-year-old widow struggling to raise three young children in suburban Chicago. She had written to a matrimonial bureau — the Depression-era version of online dating — seeking... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
As a replacement of sprinting into a money advance at a close to usurious price, take into account these alternative possibilities. You could get a money advance out of your employer or possibly from a cousin in order to take care of urgent expenditures. Therefore, in its place of utilizing... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
EzineArticles Computers-and-Technology:Mobile-Computing Alerts EzineArticles AlertsComputers-and-Technology:Mobile-Computing New EzineArticles Posted In The Last 24 Hours: Nokia Takes Advantage As Blackberry Loses Ground By: Usman Shahid Android and iOS have been the market leaders in Smartphone industry while others have just tried to catch up. Nokia and Blackberry both have lost ... Discover... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Another week, another Lumia. This latest grenade thrown by Nokia in its continued assault on the smartphone market is the Lumia 625. Following up on its previous high-end devices -- the good-looking one, the one with the fancy camera -- the 625 is a soldier of lower rank. There's already... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Bedroom should be the best part of the house where we can hide comfortably and where we can spend the wonderful night. A bedroom comfort is influenced by several aspects including the furniture. We want everything for it. Here are current trends on bedroom that may inspire us. #1. Being... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Young adults reminisce about music from before their time Public release date: 9-Sep-2013 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Anna Mikulak 202-293-9300 Association for Psychological Science Music has an uncanny way of bringing us back to a specific point in time, and each generation seems to have its... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Winning the World Cup is tough enough. If Tuesday night's thumping of Mexico is any indication, making the U.S. roster might be even tougher. Over the next two years, the next generation of American women's soccer talent will compete with the old guard for precious roster spots... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
CBS News? Bob Schieffer on ?Face the Nation? today blasted President Barack Obama, saying he is not living up to Candidate Obama?s rhetoric. Schieffer said since coming to office, Obama has found a ?new appreciation for secrecy? among other things. Source: royals nicole richie esperanza spalding lyme disease symptoms... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog
Small signs of normal life returned to Cairo Sunday, with traffic flowing and some stores and banks reopening, while Egypt's army chief warned that any new violence would not be tolerated. General Abdel Fattah el-Sissi said police will not stand by and silently watch the country be destroyed. He threatened... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2013 at Guerra Melvin 74's blog