In 1895 when Lord Kelvin said that, “Heavier-than-air flying machines are impossible,” how many people believed him? I am guessing many. He was a man of his time and well respected. But he was dead wrong about flying machines. In...
The internet ideally was supposed to be about transforming scientific advancement. Then the world watched as this revolutionary invention transformed into a sex machine… is the 25th anniversary of the invention of the internet the time to do something about the sex industry? In a related report by The Inquisitr, mobile data usage in the... Show More Summary
Clearly this has something to do with all those drugs Shaggy and Scooby were doing. (Via)
She’s known these days by just one name. Danica. Danica Patrick is a model, an athlete, a race car driver, an advertising spokesperson and a marketing machine. Yes, Kyle Petty was right when he said she is a marketing machine. Patrick is one the more recognized brands in all of sports. Patrick is the darling of the mainstream media. Show More Summary
Imagine going back 25 years in a time machine to meet the you of 1989. The you that was watching the Berlin Wall fall, the you that saw Jim and Tammy Baker come back to TV, the you that was probably peripherally aware of something called the Friday The 13th Virus. Show More Summary
Alas, the Miracle Machine is a lie. (Credit: Miracle Machine) It sounded like a dream come true. The Miracle Machine was a gadget that would turn water -- along with grape concentrate and yeast -- into wine in your very home in as little as three days. Show More Summary
If you're any kind of self-respecting gamer, you hold a special place in your heart for the true king of consoles, the original Nintendo Entertainment System and its Japanese counterpart, the Famicom. That's why Analogue Interactive, an outfit known...
Metal band Machine Head is gearing up for the release of their new, as-yet-untitled studio album, which will come out this summer via Nuclear Blast Entertainment (their debut album on that label). To give fans a taste of what’s to come, a limited 10? will... Read More
Beats Music isn’t a Spotify killer, but its emphasis on playlists curated by music industry stars and industry experts is worth a second listen.
If a device that turns water into wine in three days sounds too good to be true, that's because it is. Two weeks ago, we wrote about Philip James' new startup, The Miracle Machine. James co-founded Lot18, a wine sale company, and we were interested in his next venture. Show More Summary
Amazon launches an online storefront for 3D printed objects and downloadable designs to print on home machines. But it's not the first.
IBM is searching for a Research Software Engineer in Yorktown, NY. According to the post, “This candidate will work on IBM’s cognitive computing effort and help shape the face of the next generation of computing machines. Ideal candidate will have proven analytical abilities and demonstrated programming skills (C++, Java). Show More Summary
Want to build a completely silent, green computer system? It’s not hard and can cost as little as $200. Depending on your power prices, low-wattage machines save lots of money and provide solid performance. After throwing together two eco-friendly machines, I’ve learned a few strategies for keeping your build costs and wattage requirements low. Show More Summary
SLAC partners with industry to produce klystrons, the heart of accelerators in labs and medical facilities around the world. Klystrons, lightly humming machines that convert electron beams into microwaves, are the heart of linear accelerators in laboratories and medical facilities around the world. Show More Summary
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — It began with a rattle of gunfire when insurgents attacked a former intelligence headquarters in this southern Afghan city. For more than an hour Wednesday, automatic weapons and machine gun fire resounded as police and commandos hunted down the three attackers.
Happy 67th birthday to Willard “Mitt” Romney! Here are some reads for the morning…
I’ve never ordered a CTO Macintosh before and have it arrive within 3 business days. Amazing timing as I’m going out of town soon for another work trip. It’s gorgeous and noticeably a different machine than the MacBook Air that its replacing. Weight, size and height. I can no longer see the TV easily over […]
No fax machines were required this time. The Broncos got former Cowboys pass-rusher DeMarcus Ware into their building, and they didn’t let him out. According to Adam Schefter of ESPNcom, Ware has agreed to a three-year, $30 million contract which includes $20 million guaranteed. PFT has also confirmed the agreement. The deal is pending a…
Driving an Aston Martin, let alone owning one, is a rare privilege. The British grand touring machines manage to straddle the divide between high-performance sports cars and luxury coupes like few others can, but their... via JustLuxe.com
"Daylight Savings Time" It would appear the machines running the correlation show in global markets, conditioned to always ramp risk into the European close - were not told of the US DST