Contest to build our eventual destruction

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A contest in Singapore is challenging users to build a working robot that is capable of maneuvering in urban settings, move into, and out of buildings, move up and down stairs, use an elevator.  Oh, and no GPS for the urban settings either.  The reward, 1,000,000 Singapore dollars, which is about $650,00 US. Granted, this … Continued

Apocalyspe scale

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A chart from 1 to 5 detailing the chances of human survival, animal survival, and biosphere survival due to a number of different doomsday scenarios.  My favorite one being X though, because it deals with the unknowns… Open the Future

How true this is

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xkcd again you hit the nail square on the head.  Many a day i have spent in front of Wikipedia following links from one article to the next, often staying up into the wee hours of the night, or wasting away the precious hours of work.  I have yet to hit a dead end in … Continued

Optimus Prime controls your iPod

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Holy crap is this not the coolest thing in the history of the world?!?!?!!!!!!!!11 It’s an iPod dock, that transforms into Optimus Prime.  Granted the all white theme isn’t very true to life, but still, it is the most awesomest thing i have ever seen this year, (iPone, you had your time). Now all that’s … Continued

more about the lack of posts

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Well, i still don’t have the ability to tell you about what has happened, but i can tell you that way more has indeed happened, and none of it is any good. I will tell you that the site may experience some technical difficulties in the coming days, it may be moving to a new … Continued

Lack of Posts

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Ok, there is a big and understandable reason for the lack of posts for the last few days, and the next few days. I’m not allowed to say it yet, but sometime before the end of the week it will be made public. And, just so you all know, its bad news for us, but … Continued

Gameboy iPod with Video

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This skilled DIYer took apart an old Gameboy,  that’s the original one, The Brick, and inside it, was crammed an iPod. He even wired up the A/B buttons Start/Select, and D-pad to the iPod’s click wheel controls: The headphone jack is on the bottom, and it even has a dock connector, how awesome is that. … Continued

Billboard Signs…

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Unusual Billboard Signs, most of them look like photoshoped pieces, but, on the other hand, there are a few that look genuine, like the one above, and the one below.

Reading between the lines of Star Wars

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We all know the the Original trilogy is the better trilogy, but the fact remains, Star Wars consists of 6 (so far) movies that were released out of order, such that 4, 5, & 6 came out first, then 1, 2, & 3.  Now, for anyone this would have created headaches beyond recognition about how … Continued

I didn’t know that…

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Dozens of things that most people just, don’t know.  This site I did not know that yesterday! gives you all sorts of information that is widely unknown.  I spent the better part of last night looking through the first 100 posts, then it got late, so i looked through some more now, and i learned … Continued