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Thursday, August 29, 2013

What the Same Train Ride Looked Like in 1953, 1983 and 2013 http://gizmodo.com/what-the-same-train-ride-looked-like-in-1953-1983-and-1224610511



We're all alive right now to know what 2013 is like. Some of us can tell stories about life 30 years ago. But most of us have no clue what life was like 60 years ago. This fantastic video by the BBC compares that whole timespan. It shows the same exact train ride filmed in 1953, 1983 and 2013, to re... http://gizmodo.com/what-the-same-train-ride-looked-like-in-1953-1983-and-1224610511

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

The Internet Couldn't Wait for a Man of Steel 2 Trailer, So It Made One http://feedly.com/k/1dkxwJz



With Ben Affleck signing up to play Batman in the Man of Steel sequel and Bryan Cranston heavily rumored to join him as archvillain Lex Luthor, there was no way the Internet was going to wait patiently... OMG Chills!!! The Internet Couldn't Wait for a Man of Steel 2 Trailer, So It Made One http://feedly.com/k/1dkxwJz

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Our Next Batman: Ben Affleck http://mashable.com/2013/08/22/our-next-batman-ben-affleck/



Only five men have ever played Batman in a motion picture — so far. But for Man of Steel 2, Warner Brothers announced Dark Knight number 6: Ben Affleck. You won't get to see him... http://mashable.com/2013/08/22/our-next-batman-ben-affleck/

8 Tech Etiquette Tips to Enforce in Your Office http://mashable.com/2013/08/21/tech-etiquette-office/



Did you know that technology etiquette breaches can affect a person's career prospects? Get wise to the pitfalls with our guide. http://mashable.com/2013/08/21/tech-etiquette-office/

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Tomasi Akimeta https://www.facebook.com/studiotoa/posts/10153193647545204



I just learned something that just increased my smartness to a factor of 10. If you rearrange the letters in "Peru", it spells "Europe". 10 plus plus! https://www.facebook.com/studiotoa/posts/10153193647545204

Facebook Denies Zuck Wall Hacker $500 Reward, Internet Gives Him $10K http://feedly.com/k/1f2wePI



Remember our friendly white hat hacker, Khalil Shreateh, who got stiffed on his just reward after identifying a Facebook bug that let him post on Zuckerberg's wall? Well, looks like the hacker community... Facebook Denies Zuck Wall Hacker $500 Reward, Internet Gives Him $10K http://feedly.com/k/1f2wePI

SwissPen 3D printing pen brings 3Doodler competition well before launch http://feedly.com/k/1as3oL9



One's an anomaly, two's a trend, right? And certainly after 3Doodler managed to collect a staggering $2.3 million on Kickstarter (after a modest $30,000 SwissPen 3D printing pen brings 3Doodler competition well before launch http://feedly.com/k/1as3oL9

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Facebook: We Failed Timeline Hacker http://mashable.com/2013/08/20/facebook-timeline-hacker/



Facebook acknowledged the company should have listened to the Palestinian hacker who broke into Mark Zuckerberg's Timeline, but still won't reward him. http://mashable.com/2013/08/20/facebook-timeline-hacker/

Tonfa History and Selection http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKTWVUfm530



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China is Apple's land of iPhone opportunity http://feedly.com/k/1548hpT



Apple is accustomed to being the smartphone king, but in China, the iPhone is barely even an also-ran. The opportunity is far too large for Apple to ignore. IPhone 5C stands for 'cheap' and 'China' http://feedly.com/k/1548hpT

Monday, August 19, 2013

Hold the Sun Tea: Our Favorite Mason-Jar Hacks | Gadget Lab | Wired.com http://feedly.com/k/17XS96U



Techies have gotten hip to the Mason jar's versatility, and the wide threads on the screw-top mouth allow it to easily accommodate an array of accoutrements. Hold the Sun Tea: Our Favorite Mason-Jar Hacks http://feedly.com/k/17XS96U

Sunday, August 18, 2013

Unbelievable “nail houses” around the world http://io9.com/unbelievable-nail-houses-around-the-world-892781747



In China, a "nail house" is a home whose resident refuses to leave in order to make way for new construction. Builders have to elaborately construct around it, often leaving behind an eyesore so awesome that it's almost a sculpture. Here are some of the most famous examples of nail houses. http://io9.com/unbelievable-nail-houses-around-the-world-892781747

Saturday, August 17, 2013

This Pittsburgh restaurant only serves food from America's "enemies" http://feedly.com/k/18AFTvo



Conflict Kitchen is the only restaurant in the world that serves cuisine solely from countries with which the U.S. is in conflict. The Pittsburgh take-out restaurant changes its menu every few months... This Pittsburgh restaurant only serves food from America's "enemies" http://feedly.com/k/18AFTvo

Archaeologists Just Found the Oldest Board Game Tokens Ever http://feedly.com/k/1dajJDO



In a tomb near Siirt in southeast Turkey, archaeologists believe they may have just found the oldest gaming tokens ever after dating them back to a whopping 5,000 years young. Archaeologists Just Found the Oldest Board Game Tokens Ever http://feedly.com/k/1dajJDO

Friday, August 16, 2013

Fox 13 News https://www.facebook.com/fox13newsutah/posts/10151823310390586



“The wife had called me over and over pleading for me to get out because from her vantage point it looked like I was standing in the middle of the flames." A Utah man refused to stop defending his home from a wildfire, despite an order to evacuate: http://on.fox13now.com/GLO8vrN I hope this house is saved from the fire. This is a story of some strong determination. https://www.facebook.com/fox13newsutah/posts/10151823310390586

This West Harlem-Built Battery Could Overthrow Lithium Ion http://feedly.com/k/1cQ7iyn



West Harlem in NYC isn't exactly known for its robust industrial capabilities. Nor is zinc particularly--well, ever--used as a secondary, rechargeable battery. But that's not going to stop the Department... This West Harlem-Built Battery Could Overthrow Lithium Ion http://feedly.com/k/1cQ7iyn

Michael Keaton's 'Batcar' Is For Sale In A Houston Suburb http://feedly.com/k/13lgmrH



I love that scene in the 1989 Batman movie where the eponymous hero runs out of the museum and we see his car for the first time. It looks violent, mean, and downright terrifying, even if probably scrapes... Michael Keaton's 'Batcar' Is For Sale In A Houston Suburb http://feedly.com/k/13lgmrH

Study Shows One "Like" Leads to Others in Social Media http://feedly.com/k/1a8kuO5



If you want your content to be "liked," get a friend to "like" it first. Believe it or not, there is some scientific basis for this in a Facebook study. Study Shows One “Like” Leads to Others in Social Media http://feedly.com/k/1a8kuO5

Microsoft's 45-inch touchscreen costs $150 http://feedly.com/k/16NuWW1



Microsoft accelerated Ubi Interactive's Kinect technology, which makes any surface a touchscreen. Microsoft's 45-inch touchscreen costs $150 http://feedly.com/k/16NuWW1

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Make 20 Cheap, Healthy Meals from Pantry Staples with This Chart http://feedly.com/k/1a9a40u



This graphic is like a cookbook in flowchart form. With it, you'll learn how to make many different, inexpensive dishes using common pantry essentials such as onions, tomatoes, and beans. Make 20 Cheap, Healthy Meals from Pantry Staples with This Chart http://feedly.com/k/1a9a40u

Turn your beer bottles into glass cups! (5 easy steps) http://feedly.com/k/19gOxAd



Glassware can get pretty expensive especially if your in college and always getting sh*t faced and breaking your glasses. Start just using your empty beer bottles and turning them into your new glasses.... Turn Your Beer Bottles Into Glass Cups In 5 Easy Steps http://feedly.com/k/19gOxAd

Today is Middle Child's Day, so it'll probably be ignored http://now.msn.com/middle-childs-day-is-august-12-1



Didn't know today was Middle Child's Day? Typical. Bruce Hopman, founder and sole member of the International Middle Child Union, hasn't had much luck finding out why August 12 was designated as Middle Child's Day, but the resident of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. http://now.msn.com/middle-childs-day-is-august-12-1

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Beats Antique, Thursday, October 3rd 2013 | The Depot, Salt Lake City, Utah | United Concerts http://www.depotslc.com/events/2013/10/03/beats-antique/329



Tickets available at all Smith's Tix locations, charge by phone 801-467-TIXX or toll free at 1-800-888-TIXX, and online at smithstix.com http://www.depotslc.com/events/2013/10/03/beats-antique/329

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Honda Launches National Campaign to Save Drive-In Theaters http://mashable.com/2013/08/10/honda-drive-in-theaters/



Honda has launched a national effort to prevent several drive-in theaters around the country from going dark. http://mashable.com/2013/08/10/honda-drive-in-theaters/

Crystal Blue Persuasion http://www.shazam.com/discover/track/53220615



Tommy James & The Shondells discovered using Shazam Getting all caught up on Breaking Bad - Crystal Blue Persuasion by Tommy James & The Shondells. http://www.shazam.com/discover/track/53220615

Laura Lava Jones https://www.facebook.com/lavajones/posts/10201532153123305



It's lefthanders day today!! Sinister! https://www.facebook.com/lavajones/posts/10201532153123305

On A Clear Day You Can See Forever http://www.shazam.com/discover/track/10447621



Peddlers discovered using Shazam On A Clear Day You Can See Forever by Peddlers. http://www.shazam.com/discover/track/10447621

Monday, August 12, 2013

BlackBerry Confirms It's Looking for a Buyer http://mashable.com/2013/08/12/blackberry-buyer-partner/



BlackBerry is exploring "strategic alternatives" including selling the company. Shocker http://mashable.com/2013/08/12/blackberry-buyer-partner/

Friday, August 9, 2013

How A Chef Really Shops: An Annotated Grocery List : NPR http://www.npr.org/blogs/theprotojournalist/2013/08/09/210156534/how-a-chef-really-shops-an-annotated-grocery-list



Chef John Manolatos shares his thoughts on bagged lettuce, paper towels and culinary nostalgia. http://www.npr.org/blogs/theprotojournalist/2013/08/09/210156534/how-a-chef-really-shops-an-annotated-grocery-list

Hilariously Cute Kid Notes (18 pics) http://keep0smiling.blogspot.com/2013/07/hilariously-cute-kid-notes-18-pics.html



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Did You Know: Alice in Wonderland http://likes.com/disney/alice-in-wonderland



Facts and GIFs about Alice in Wonderland http://likes.com/disney/alice-in-wonderland

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Kings Of Leon - Wait For Me http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MC8QcaMMVQE



Music video by Kings Of Leon performing Wait For Me. (C) 2013 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MC8QcaMMVQE

Dreams Really Do Come True: $600 Big Wheels For Adults | Geekologie http://geekologie.com/2013/08/dreams-really-do-come-true-600-big-wheel.php



This is the High Roller, a $600 Big Wheels trike made for adults. It comes with an adjustable seat to accommodate riders from 5'2 YES! http://geekologie.com/2013/08/dreams-really-do-come-true-600-big-wheel.php

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

27 Problems Only Introverts Will Understand http://www.buzzfeed.com/erinlarosa/problems-only-introverts-will-understand



I love you, but no more talking. http://www.buzzfeed.com/erinlarosa/problems-only-introverts-will-understand

Monday, August 5, 2013

Pictured: The battered and bruised face of a burglar who got on the wrong side of a 72-year-old... http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1196479/Pictured-The-battered-bruised-face-burglar-got-wrong-72-year-old-boxer.html



A burglar who broke into a house and attacked a pensioner got more than he bargained for when his 72-year-old victim turned out to be a retired boxer. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1196479/Pictured-The-battered-bruised-face-burglar-got-wrong-72-year-old-boxer.html

Sunday, August 4, 2013

14 Dos and Don'ts to Being a Good Facebook Friend http://mashable.com/2013/08/04/facebook-friend-etiquette/



You should never ask about a messy breakup on someone's public Facebook Wall, but if he wants to vent to you via Facebook Chat, you'd better be there. I'm sure I have broken a couple of these rules, for this I am sorry. I just like you all so much!! :D http://mashable.com/2013/08/04/facebook-friend-etiquette/

Star Trek Transporter Dog Bed http://www.geekalerts.com/star-trek-transporter-dog-bed/



You'll see a lot less of your dog when you get him this Star Trek Original Series Transporter Re-Energize Dog Bed. He will be beaming all over the place, or just sleeping the day away. This dog bed is made to look like a transpo http://www.geekalerts.com/star-trek-transporter-dog-bed/

Friday, August 2, 2013

Use Your Phone to Track Down Lost Keys and Stolen Purses With 'Tile' Tags | Wired Design | Wired.com http://www.wired.com/design/2013/08/tile-a-better-way-to-find-your-lost-keys-and-maybe-your-stolen-bike-too/



Tile, a new product that combines tiny plastic tags with a companion smartphone app, promises to help lost stuff get found once and for all. http://www.wired.com/design/2013/08/tile-a-better-way-to-find-your-lost-keys-and-maybe-your-stolen-bike-too/

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