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Dropbox is set to receive a slew of new features, the popular cloud storage service announced at a press conference in San Francisco today. Here's what's in store for users. Read more... Source: Category: gwar RondoNumbaNine Yulia Tymoshenko nba trade rumors Maserati Ghibli Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Orvilledowns525's blog
The Olympic Games are often a bittersweet milestone for a city, filled with economic and political ups and downs . But it would appear that Oslo's 2022 aspirations are set for success in the hands of Norwegian design firm Snøhetta, which has executed one of the most elegant Olympic bids... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Orvilledowns525's blog
You would think that by now the Internet would have grown up enough that things like online banking, email, or government websites would rely on thoroughly engineered security to make sure your data isn't intercepted by attackers. Unfortunately when it comes to the vast majority of websites on the Internet,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Quick Look is a nifty utility that's baked right into OS X that lets you view a preview of a file without actually having to open it. It had some issues when OS X Mavericks was released but updates have since then fixed lag issues. On top of viewing files... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Orvilledowns525's blog
NASA has just published this true color photograph of the United States taken from space by the Suomi satellite. It's going to be a rough Thanksgiving, folks: Read more... Source: Category: jack o lantern Wrecking Ball Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Amazon Web Services recently won a reported $600 million contract to build the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) a cloud. But that cloud will not look like any other cloud on the planet. Given the sensitive nature of building an IT operation for one of the United States' most secretive... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Rolls-Royce is considering using 3D printing technology to create lighter components for its jet engines, the company's head of technology strategy has said. Henner Wapenhans said the additive manufacturing technology could also enable the the British manufacturer to create aircraft engine parts more quickly, the Financial Times reported. "3D printing... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
If you ever found yourself in an herbal induced state of clarity and wondered if you could set a Guinness World Record in something ridiculous, the answer is you probably can. But then Ashrita Furman would probably break your record. Who? Ashrita Furman. He's perhaps the greatest winner, maybe one... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) passes under pressure from Dallas Cowboys defensive end Everette Brown (71) in the first half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Bill Haber) New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) passes under pressure from Dallas Cowboys... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Zuffa LLC via Getty Images Lyoto Machida made a huge impact in the middleweight division with his first-round knockout over Mark Munoz at UFC Fight Night 30 in London. "The Dragon" returns to the Octagon on Feb. 8 in Jaragua do Sul, Brazil, against Gegard Mousasi, and he needs a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
It's no secret that Apple's investing in stateside manufacturing, considering its jet engine-like Mac Pro is being assembled in the great state of Texas, but it looks like Cupertino is getting even more serious about building things in the US. Arizona has just announced that Cook and friends will be... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
A new model for organ repair PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 1-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: B. D. Colen 617-413-1224 Harvard University Kidney repair may not require stem cells Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) researchers have a new model for how the kidney repairs itself, a model that adds... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Media advisory for Entomology 2013 in Austin, Texas PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 29-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Richard Levine 301-731-4535 Entomological Society of America Nearly 3,500 insect scientists will swarm to the Austin Convention Center from Nov. 10-13, 2013 for the 61st Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Click here to listen to this podcast Rodents called grasshopper mice have an unusual favorite food. Not grasshoppers. No, they really like scorpions. You can see the problem. But the mice shrug off any scorpion stings. And a new study shows how. Researchers injected common house mice with scorpion venom.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Bigger, better, faster PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 24-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Sonia Neves European Molecular Biology Laboratory 3D structure reveals protein's Swiss-army knife strategy The molecular machine that makes essential components of ribosomes the cell's protein factories is like a Swiss-army knife, researchers at the European Molecular... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Need an easy way to gross yourself out? Watch this video that describes six different parasites by Asap Science. You have worms that create a nest around your butt hole, parasites that take over the tongue of a fish, ants that can become zombies and a whole lotta other scariness.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Please enable Javascript to watch this video Oct. 18 will be a sad, sad day for frumpy housewives, trashy-dressing ladies, eccentric hippies and nerdy wallflowers everywhere when What Not to Wear airs its final episode. After ten seasons of delivering stinging style critiques to the fashion-challenged, all in good humor... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Taking care of some career duties, Kourtney Kardashian headed over to Aroma to film scenes for “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” on Tuesday (October 15). The E! reality television starlet actually caused a paparazzi accident as she strolled inside in her beautiful black dress and strappy heels. Meanwhile, an inside... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
shooting NBC News and news services Oct. 9, 2013 at 3:41 PM ET A man flashed a gun several times on a crowded commuter train in San Francisco, but Muni passengers were so absorbed in their phones and tablets they didn't notice until he randomly shot and killed a university... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
More Info BlackBerry Z30 official BlackBerry A10 may be the Z30 BlackBerry Z10 review Let's be honest: it's not a great time to be BlackBerry right now. Each morning brings yet more news stories that hint -- no, scream -- at the company's rapid unraveling. In the nine days following... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
Social Media Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that collects and delivers the top social media news first thing every morning. You can sign up to receive Social Media Insights here or at the bottom of this post. In Twitter's IPO filing, the company reported that 77% of... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
News July 19, 2013 | By Editorial Staff | ?Print | ?Email This Page American semiconductor company Broadcom has announced the appointment of Li Tingwei as its new senior vice president of sales for China, Taiwan and Hong Kong and president of Greater China. With the appointment, Li will be... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
A prominent Ohio Republican and former Cabinet member of Gov. John Kasich?s administration said Monday that he supports an effort to overturn the state?s ban on same-sex marriage, contending the prohibition fosters intolerance and creates a roadblock to diversity. Jim Petro, a former attorney general and former state chancellor of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
July 1, 2013 ? An estimated two-thirds of all Americans are overweight or obese and many find it difficult to lose weight and keep it off. They've tried fad diets, exercise programs, diet pills and other methods but the battle continues. Now, a new study suggests that watching an avatar... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog
- ?/?By Itzhak Dannon / While the deal for the conveyance of Nolio, Ltd., compensates the CEO and co-founders well beyond the value of their stake in the company, it deprives Cedar Fund III, LP, of what it is entitled to, financially, contractually, and legally, claims the latter. Cedar Fund... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2013 at Orvilledowns525's blog