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Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. In a big win for the environment, New York just became the first state in the country to ban hydraulic fr... Source: Tags: today... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2014 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Though many folks are meh on Microsoft's Kinect 2 for gaming, in the hands of a 3D animator it can do wondrous things. Case in point is the Momentum art project from a group called Schnellebuntebilder. Using custom software, they captured a live... Source: Similar Articles: adrian peterson linkedin... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2014 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Good things happen when you cram a fast image processor into a small camera body, as Nikon has shown with its new mid-range 1 model, the J4. With the latest Expeed 4A imaging engine, the CX-sensor camera can now pump out 20 images per second in burst... Source: Related... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
See those images above? Those could become a familiar sight in the future if you religiously use Google's Calendar app for Android. This crisper, cleaner Google Calendar was recently spotted by (which also spilled the deets on a test version... Source: Related Topics: joan rivers Quicken Loans Bracket... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
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: Related Topics: Sam Smith Autumn... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Klout has been updated to version 2.0, adding a number of features to help users stay in control of their online presence. These include a personalized content stream, content scheduling, a topic explorer, and more. The content stream is based on your interests. When you see something you like, you... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Every day dozens and dozens of new and updated apps and games hit the iOS and Mac App Stores. It's impossible to keep up with them all, but it's not impossible to pick out the very best. Today we've got updates to an air travel app, a lane-strategy game, a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Until now, humans have had one significant advantage over computers and robots: We meatbags were the only ones who could teach them how to function. Now, researchers at Washington State University have created computers that can teach other computers. And they're using Pac-Man to do it. Is nothing sacred? Read... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Given his long, illustrious career as the world's premier totalitarian Photoshop expert, it should come as no surprise that, after sentencing his own uncle to execution, Kim Jong Un has ordered that the rumored counter-revolutionary be airbrushed out of a state-sponsored documentary. Read more... Source: Similar Articles: Christmas in... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Today is the 45th anniversary of Earthrise. We take it for granted now but, along with Blue Marble, it's the most important and famous photo ever taken. In a world saturated with fakery and cynicism, it's easy to ignore the magnitude of its impact. But in 1968, this photo changed... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
You might have just found out that your credit card number may be compromised. Target reports that up to 40 million customers may have had their names, card numbers, expiration date and security code stolen via hacked credit card checkout scanners. Here's how to find out if you're one of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
So 20th Century Fox contacted professional video maker and friend of Gizmodo Casey Neistat to make a video for them about Ben Stiller's upcoming movie The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Cool, that kind of stuff happens all the time to him. But instead of using the money to make... Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Performing in support of the young budding talent, Lady Gaga and Celine Dion will appear on the season finale of "The Voice" next week. During the season five closer, the 27-year-old pop star will perform her latest single, "Do What U Want" while the Vegas mainstay duets with Ne-Yo on... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Making her mark on the publication for the second time, Cara Delevingne fronted the January 2014 British Vogue magazine. The 21-year-old supermodel donned designer duds from Dior and Saint Laurent as she rocked a few poses for the Alasdair McLellan-shot spread. Meanwhile, Miss Delevingne continues promotional effort for the 2013... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Google Glass has the potential to be the ultimate personal assistant: a little helper, always in the corner of your eye, keeping you abreast of your day-to-day life. Your humdrum, mediocre, monotonous, depressing life. Read more... Source: Related Topics: Breaking Bad alternate ending What Would I Say happy veterans... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara'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 Hankinsonbarbara's blog
The University of Nicosia in Cyprus has just become the world's first accredited university to accept payments from students for tuition in Bitcoin. Read more... Source: Category: Garden State Plaza Google Glass Dusty Baker Ray Rice 9/11 Pictures Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
When UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones pulled out of a title defense against Glover Teixeira in Feb. at UFC 170 a day after the UFC announced the match up, promoter Dana White said that Jones was "not injured." According to the fighter's manager that was not and is not... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
NEW YORK (AP) — Iranian musicians Soroush and Arash Farazmand came to the United States to pursue their passion — playing music in an indie rock band called the Yellow Dogs. Instead of achieving fame for their songs, they gained notoriety for their horrific deaths. The brothers were among three... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Miles Scott, dressed as Batkid, right, runs with Batman after saving a damsel in distress in San Francisco, Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. San Francisco turned into Gotham City on Friday, as city officials helped fulfill Scott's wish to be "Batkid." Scott, a leukemia patient from Tulelake in far Northern California,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting Rony Jason’s week just keeps getting worse. "Devastated" after a 40-second knockout loss to Jeremy Stephens at UFC Fight Night 32 in Goiania, Brazil, on Nov. 9, the first TUF: Brazil winner smashed a door with his elbow in the locker room and needed 15 stitches.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is from Stevie, who wants to get into the archival game. If you're looking to ask one of your own, drop us... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Say what you want about Tom Cruise, but when it comes to his 7-year-old daughter Suri, the gloves are off.Source: Related Topics: Doug Martin The Walking Dead Season 4 What Time Does Ios 7 Come Out Mr Cee neil armstrong Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Ender's Game" scored the No. 1 slot at the weekend box office, earning $28 million in its opening weekend and sending "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa" into second place, according to studio estimates Sunday. "Ender's Game," based on the novel by Orson Scott Card, stars Asa Butterfield... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog
Results of the ARCTIC-INTERRUPTION trial presented at TCT 2013 PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 31-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Judy Romero [email protected] Cardiovascular Research Foundation New study finds patients who are event-free following PCI at 1 year may not need prolonged dual antiplatelet therapy SAN FRANCISCO, CA October 31, 2013... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at Hankinsonbarbara's blog