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The UK’s Fifth Carrier Confirms They’ll Carry The iPhone 4 [Apple]

by on Jun.10, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 738, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, Arri, Art, Av, bd, Bp, car, Carrier, Carriers, cat, clear, color, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, EC, Et, Exclusive, Feeds, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, hand, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Iphone, Iphone 4, Iphone 4 uk, Iphone4, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, mid, mobile, Mod, Ms, Nes, networks, O2, Of, om, One, orange, order, Pad, Padd, phone, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, smartphone, Style, t-mo, T-Mobile, Tag, tech, Three, TI, Tmobile, TV, Uk, UK Carriers, Uk networks, Us, V, VoD, Vodafone, what, X1, ZMP

What’s going on?! Vodafone, O2, Orange, T-Mobile and now Three have announced they’ll be selling the iPhone 4 when it hits on June 24th. The US’ exclusive carrier, of course, remains with AT&T.

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Broken Bottles Transformed Into Shards of Light [Lights]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 738, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, Beer, Bp, broken, broken bottles, cat, clear, color, core, core77, Culture, cycle, de, Display, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, emp, Et, Eu, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Glass, Glass shards, Gq, Hard, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, La, Labels, Les, Light, lights, Mac, Macro, mid, Mod, Ms, My, Of, om, One, order, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Prism, Pro, Q, quant, Rage recycling, Rc, Recycle, recycled bottles, Recycling, Red, Reduse, reuse, Roof, RSS, Rv, sea, seas, serve, SF, Shards, SMS, step, Stress Relief, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Us, V, Via, War, X1

Step one: Throw empty beer bottles into a 20×30 foot bulletproof glass cage. Step Two: Gather the shattered bottles. Step Three: Re-imagine the shards of glass into prisms of light. Recycle, Reduce, Reuse

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Let’s Cover The Moon in Solar Panels [Moon]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 738, 7d, A8, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ally, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Av, Bp, cat, clear, color, Concept, Crazy, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, earth, EC, energy, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Green, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Isp, japanese, La, Labels, Laser, Lasers, luna ring, Mic, micro, mid, Mod, Moon, Moon solar plant, nao, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, plan, plant, Play, power, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, s5, Sd, serve, Solar, Solar Panels, solar plant, Solar Power, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, V, Wave, wave power, work, X1

Here’s an idea so crazy it might work: a solar plant on the Moon. Specifically, a 6,800 mile long solar belt that spans the Moon’s equator and sends energy back to Earth with lasers and microwave power. More

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Interactive Timeline of the BP Oil Disaster [Oil Spill]

by on May.28, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 738, 7d, A9, absolut, Ac, Act, Ad, Ads, ally, ANT, Ants, AR, bd, bin, bing, Bp, British Petroleum, cat, clear, D3, de, Disaster, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, EC, energy, environment, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gulf, gulf of mexico, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, In, interactive, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, marble, Men, Mexico, mid, Mod, moth, Mother Jones, Nes, News, Of, Oil, Oil disaster, oil spill, oilspill, om, One, Orb, order, Os, PI, pill, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Real, RSS, Rv, serve, spill, Style, T3, Tag, tech, TI, time, Timeline, TV, Us, V, Water

Mother Jones put together this timeline of news about the BP oil spill that I’ve found contextually useful in absorbing how absolutely screwed the Gulf of Mexico really may be. [ MotherJones.com ] More

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The Water Tower That Came from Outer Space [Architecture]

by on May.28, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 738, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Alien, and, ANT, Ants, AR, arc, architecture, Art, Ati, Ban, Band, Bp, bus, business, Cam, cat, clear, color, communication, communications, D3, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, eco, Et, F1, ff, Gallery, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gq, Graph, Graphs, Hd, History, Home Automation, Hyllie Water Tower, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, Isp, Kim Høltermand, La, Labels, Love, lte, Make, mid, Mod, Nes, Net, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, photo, Photographs, photography, PI, Pixel, plan, Plane, Planets, Play, Q, quant, Rc, rom, RSS, Rv, serve, Space, Style, sweden, Tag, tech, Telecommunications, TI, time, Tower, TV, Us, V, Via, Water, X1

I love the eerie feeling of Kim Høltermand ‘s architecture photographs. She makes everything look like long time abandoned structures from alien planets. This is the 62-meter-high Hyllie Water Tower , in Malmö, Sweden. [ Høltermand via Behance ] More

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These Lost Dharma Posters Are Your New Smartphone Wallpapers [Wallpapers]

by on May.27, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 4N, 5, 5D, 7, 738, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ally, and, Android, ANT, Ants, apple, AR, Arm, Art, Ati, Awkward, Bes, book, Bookmarks, Bp, cat, cc, clear, color, Custom, day, de, desk, desktop, Dharma, Display, Downloads, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Esa, Et, ff, flickr, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, Hard, Hd, holiday, Home Automation, Hp, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, Iphone, Isp, Jet, La, Labels, Lost, Love, magazine, Men, mid, Mod, Neil, Ny, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, paper, phone, Phone wallpapers, photo, photos, PI, Pixel, Play, Poster, Posters, Q, quant, Rc, Real, RSS, Rv, series, serve, smartphone, stb, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, TI, Top, TV, Us, V, Via, Wall, Wallpapers, War, web, Websites, work, X1

Artist Neil Richards has created a set of 10 posters, one for each Dharma station on and off (and really off ) the Island. They’re an awkward dimension for your desktop, but work GREAT as a smartphone wallpaper. [ Flickr via Bestbookmarks ] More

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Xbox Cufflinks Almost Justify Dressing Up…Almost [Fashion]

by on May.20, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 360, 5, 7, 738, 7d, A8, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, Ants, AR, ash, Bp, Bt, Button, Casio, cat, cc, clear, color, Console, controller, Cufflinks, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Et, Etsy, fashion, ff, game, Games, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, hoodie, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ink, Ion, Isp, La, Labels, Law, Lg, Link, Mic, micro, microsoft, mid, Mod, Ms, NK, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, Palm, Palmos, PI, Pixel, Platform, Play, power, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, sub, Sue, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Ui, Up, Us, V, Via, Vide, Video, X1, Xbox, Xbox 360 cufflinks, Xbox cufflinks

The sole flaw with the modern hoodie is that it has neither need nor room for these authentic Xbox button cufflinks. $40. [ Etsy via Unplggd ] More

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Everybody Can Ride the Faster, Easier Google Wave Now [Google]

by on May.19, 2010, under 2, 3, 5, 7, 738, 7d, Ac, Ad, Ads, and, ANT, Ants, APIs, app, Apps, AR, ash, Av, Body, Bp, C5, cat, cc, change, clear, dash, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, ff, first, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, Google app, Google Apps, Google Wave, Hack, Hacker, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, In, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Labs, life, live, Make, Men, Mod, News, Of, om, One, order, Os, Ovi, People, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pro, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Stand, Style, table, tech, TI, time, TV, Us, V, Wave

There’s a lot of under-the-hood changes to Wave to make it faster, more stable and more extendable with new APIs, among other improvements, but the big news for most people is that now anybody can use it with their standard Google (or Google Apps) account—it’s just going to live in Google Labs for the time being. [ Wave ] More

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Traditional Cellphone Usage Dying A Long, Painful Death (For Carriers, Anyway) [Cellphones]

by on May.14, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 738, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Arri, Ati, Av, bd, bda, Bp, Calls, car, Carrier, Carriers, cat, Cell, Cellphone, cellphone usage, Cellphones, Cia, clear, color, de, Death, Display, Drama, Ds, E, Ea, Et, fall, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ion, Isp, Labels, Make, mid, mobile, Mod, Nab, Nes, Net, network, Of, om, One, Online, order, Os, Ouch, Ovi, Padd, Pain, phone, Phone Calls, Phones, PI, Play, Q, quant, Ram, Rc, rom, RSS, Rv, sage, screen, serve, soc, social, Sprint, Sprint Wireless, Style, Tag, tech, Texts, TI, Touch, touchscreen, TV, twitter, unit, Us, Usage, Virgin Mobile, voice, Voice Calls, work, X1

Whether you blame it on Twitter, texts, or the inability to make a phone call on a touchscreen phone, the US is moving away from voice calls , with the average length of a call falling dramatically in the last year. More

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Xfinity, Please Release This TV Remote Web App [TV]

by on May.12, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 738, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, app, AR, Branding, Cable, CableTv, cat, clear, Comcast, de, demo, Display, Dork, Ds, E, E3, Ea, Et, F2, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, HDTV, Home Automation, HomeTheater, Id, Im, images, In, ipa, ipad, Isp, kin, Labels, Make, Mod, N1, N8, Nes, NK, Nyt, Of, om, OnDemand, One, order, Padd, PI, Play, Plea, Pr, Pro, prototype, Q, quant, Rc, Red, release, remote, Remotes, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Us, Vide, Video, web, Webapps, Wes, X1, Xfinity, Xfinityremote

If there’s anything that could make me forgive the general dorkiness of Comcast’s “Xfinity” rebranding , it’s this incredibly awesome demo of a prototype web app for controlling Xfinity cable and On Demand. Guys, release this and we’ll call it even. More

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