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Like the harmonica, the slide whistle is one instrument you need no skill to play—you just blow in one end, and slide the other in and out. Unfortunately, that means that handing out a bunch of these adorable Wet My Whistle musical straws at your next get-together will result in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2014 at neldastappers's blog
When the biggest file-sharing site on the internet first came into existence, it was entirely in Swedish and boasted just a few hundred torrent files. But the very first of those, the one that started it all, was uploaded almost exactly 10 years ago and, shockingly enough, wasn't porn. It... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at neldastappers's blog
Everything is bigger in Texas, so it's no surprise the state is now home to the Guinness World Record-approved largest gingerbread house. This sweet spot is made from a whopping 7,200 pounds of flour, 7,200 eggs, 3,000 pounds of brown sugar, 1,800 pounds of butter, and 22,304 pieces of candy,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Here's some good news. Harlem is about to get the biggest free public Wi-Fi network in the entire country, spanning a whopping 95 blocks. Soon there won't be anywhere in the city where you can't get online. Read more... Source: Category: Michigan State football Miley Cyrus Amas 2013 carol... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Everything I own, everything I will buy, every fiber of my body, everything in this world should be dipped into water paint. The hydrocoating process is popular in weapons and helmets but really deserves to be shmeared all over the world. We might have to come up with better designs... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Amazon has the new Roku 2, not to be confused with the old Roku 2, for $58. This great little streaming box has all the best features of the Roku 3, including the headphone out port on the remote, at a nice discount compared to its ethernet port-sporting big brother.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
You pop on a goopy strip, and a short while later you've got teeth as white and gleaming as polished tile. But how do those strips work? Wired explains, and when you zoom in to the individual ions flying around, it looks a lot like a sci-fi space attack. Read... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
How much is customization worth to you? Because if you can forego a personalized palette, you can grab a Verizon Moto X on Amazon in black or white for one penny right now. Read more... Source: Similar Articles: Creigh Deeds Elizabeth Vargas nfl standings Talk Like a Pirate Day... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
The PlayStation family has a lot of stylish members — and one very upright, ashen patriarch that started it all. Let's take a look at how their aesthetics evolved. Read more... Source: Related Topics: government shutdown emmys tupac David Frost us open Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
More than 106,000 U.S. residents have selected health-insurance plans, but only 27,000 did so through the flawed, during the first month of enrollment through the U.S. government’s Affordable Care Act. About 79,000 of the 106,000 enrollments in health-insurance plans came through insurance marketplaces run by 15 states, according to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Dedicating some time to a friend while in Britain's Crown Jewel city, Harry Styles attended Alexa Chung's birthday party at the Edition hotel on Saturday (November 9). Stylish in a red and white striped button down over a white tee, the One Direction singer sported a pair of black skinny... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Google Drive for iOS has received a fairly significant update, adding support for single sign-in, multiple accounts and proper iOS 7 support. Single sign-in lets you sign in to a Google app just by selecting your account if you're signed in to another Google app already installed on your device.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
As if there's not enough for liberals and conservatives to argue about, now they're duking it out over the Nickelodeon children's show SpongeBob SquarePants. In an episode to air Nov. 11, the hardworking sea sponge is fired from his job at the Krusty Krab in the undersea city of Bikini... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
All WWE programming, talent names, images, likenesses, slogans, wrestling moves, trademarks, logos and copyrights are the exclusive property of WWE, Inc. and its subsidiaries. All other trademarks, logos and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. © 2013 WWE, Inc. All Rights Reserved. This website is based in the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Old school and hardcore fans were intrigued by the news recently that PRIDE veteran Tatsuya Kawajiri is headed to the UFC, as it wasn’t too long ago when the Japanese fighter was widely regarded to be one of the planet’s top lightweights. After suffering a one sided loss to Gilbert... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
October 25, 2013 Thomas Friedman famously announced that "the world is flat" in his 2005 book of that name. He was writing about globalization. In Friedman's view, voice over Internet (VoIP), file sharing, and wireless were the "steroids" that have accelerated the flattening of global commerce. Today I would add... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Electronic artists such as Mason Bates (pictured above), Aphex Twin and Tiësto have blended classical music into their dance beats. Courtesy of the artist Electronic artists such as Mason Bates (pictured above), Aphex Twin and Tiësto have blended classical music into their dance beats. Courtesy of the artist The divide... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Product said to be running Android, feature a camera and be available in the second half of 2014 We've already mentioned that HTC's Peter Chou seemed keen on the idea of wearables helping reach their goals for the future, and a new report from Bloomberg, someone "close to the matter"... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Coming Soon Posted by: Trent on October 16, 2013| Back in June we learned the exciting news that actor Neil Patrick Harris signed on to star in a new Broadway production of the smash off-Broadway show (turned indie cult classic film) Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Today we get our... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It took the Dodgers five games to hit a home run in the NL championship series. Once Adrian Gonzalez powered up for the first one, their dormant offense broke loose. Gonzalez homered twice and Zack Greinke came through with the clutch performance Los Angeles needed in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
An employee walks through an isle at's 1.2 million-square foot fulfillment center in Phoenix, Ariz., in November 2012. Ross D. Franklin/AP An employee walks through an isle at's 1.2 million-square foot fulfillment center in Phoenix, Ariz., in November 2012. Ross D. Franklin/AP In his new book The Everything... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Aniplex of America, the distributors of anime hit Sword Art Online is hosting a special Watch and Win contest on Adult Swim’s Toonami. Three special grand prize winners will receive a brand new 3D Personal Viewer courtesy of Sony Electronics. That’s not all, other prizes include Sword Art Online Blu-ray... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
After their feud turned ugly last month, West is the surprise guest on Wednesday's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' By James Montgomery Tags: kris jenner Ed Sheeran red sox Valerie Harper Josh Freeman Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at neldastappers's blog
Forget TVs. Want something more whimsical and lo-fi than Instagram? This is a digital camera made of cardboard that Ikea included with its press kit at this year's Milan Design Week. It runs on two AA batteries (Ikea-branded, natch) and features a swing-out USB plug, viewfinder cutout, shutter key and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2012 at neldastappers's blog
With his use of Red cameras, 3ality rigs, and high frame rate 3D technology, no one can accuse Peter Jackson of being stuck in the past. Need more evidence of his anti-luddism? He just gave the first projection of footage from his 3D opus "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2012 at neldastappers's blog