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The Stupid Way Of Making A DIY Desk Fan [Bad Ideas]

by on May.29, 2010, under 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 838, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ally, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, audio, Bad ideas, Bp, cat, clear, color, de, desk, Desk fan, Display, diy, Diy fan, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, F2, Fan, Fans, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ideas, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, kin, La, Labels, mid, Mod, N1, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PC, PI, Pixel, Play, Port, Ports, power, Power supply fan, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, s5, serve, Sport, sports, Style, summer, Tag, Tea, tech, TI, TV, Up, V, X1

It’s getting hot and you desperately need a little fan to fit onto your desk. You could either go buy one or you could finally do something with that old PC of yours and tear out its power supply fan .

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Hurt Locker Producers File 5,000 Lawsuits Against File Sharers [Piracy]

by on May.28, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, 838, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ally, ANT, Ants, AR, Arm, Arms, Av, BitTorrent, Bp, C6, cat, Cia, clear, color, Copyright, day, de, Display, down, download, Downloading, Downloads, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gm, Hd, Home Automation, Hurt Locker, Hurt locker lawsuit, Id, Ie, Illegal, Im, images, In, intel, Ir, Isp, ISPs, La, Labels, Law, Laws, Lawsuit, Lawsuits, Led, Legal, Loc, Lock, mid, Ming, Mod, movie, Ms, My, Of, om, One, order, Os, Ovi, P2P, Padd, People, PI, Piracy, Pirate, Pirates, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Suit, Suits, Tag, tech, TI, time, TV, Ui, Up, V, Voltage pictures, War, X1

This has been some time coming , but today it’s official: the producers of The Hurt Locker have filed suit against 5,000 people for illegally downloading their movie. Read the full complaint after the jump: More

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Fastest Integrated Circuit Doubles the Previous Record, Getting Close to One Terahertz [Circuits]

by on May.28, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, 808, 838, A8, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Amplifiers, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, Bp, cat, Circuit, circuitry, Circuits, clear, color, cv, day, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, eco, electromagnetism, Et, ff, Follow, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, HTML, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Les, magnet, mid, Mod, Nec, Net, News, north, Northrop Grumman, om, One, order, Os, Padd, pages, Pee, Physics, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, pre, Q, quant, Rc, Red, release, Republished, Rf, rom, RSS, rum, Rv, serve, speed, Style, Tag, tech, Techno, Technology, ted, Tegra, terahertz, Terahertz electronics, Test, TI, Tmic, Transistor, TV, Ui, Up, Us, V, world, X1

Following up on a 2007 world record for the fastest transistor speed, Northrop Grumman announced today that it has shattered the world record for integrated circuit performance , nearing one terahertz. More

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Fake Battery Android App Avoids Friends’ Playtime Requests [Android Apps]

by on May.27, 2010, under 17, 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 838, A8, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, Android, Android ap, Android app, Android apps, ANT, Ants, app, Apps, AR, Art, Av, battery, Battery Life, Bp, bus, business, cat, clear, color, day, de, Display, down, download, droid, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Eu, F1, F2, Fake battery, Fake battery android app, ff, first, Free, friends, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, hand, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Iphone, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, mid, Mod, Nes, nin, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, phone, Phones, PI, Pixel, Play, ps, Q, quant, que, Rc, Requests, RSS, Rv, serve, smartphone, Smartphones, Style, Tag, tech, The Battery, TI, time, TV, Us, V, X1

Sick of everyone playing with your Android, draining the battery? It’s as bad as the first weeks of the iPhone, somedays. Download the free Fake Battery app, so you have a legitimate excuse not to lend your phone to someone.

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Google Pac-Man Might’ve Cost Us $120,483,800 [Google]

by on May.25, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 838, A8, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, arc, bin, Bp, cat, Cf, clear, color, Companies, cost, Dc, de, Display, dollars, doodle, Ds, E, e1, Ea, EC, Engine, Et, Evil, ff, game, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, God, Google, google pacman, Googledoodle, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Led, logo, Math, mid, Mod, N1, Nes, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pac-Man, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Productivity, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, sea, search, Search engines, serve, Style, Tag, tech, ted, Theory, TI, Tools, TV, Us, V, Waste, X1, Z6

Last week, the Google logo was turned into a game of Pac-Man and we all took breaks to play. In theory, we wasted a combined 4,819,352 hours and many, many dollars. Here’s the math.

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Stellar DSLR Time Lapse of a Space Shuttle Launch [Photography]

by on May.21, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 5D, 5d mark II, 7, 7d, 838, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, Air, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, Bp, Canon, Canon EOS 5D Mark II, cat, Ces, clear, color, de, discovery, Display, Ds, Dslr, DSLRs, E, e1, Ea, EC, Et, exploration, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Graph, Hd, Home Automation, HTML, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Launch, mark II, Mod, Nasa, Net, Of, om, One, order, Os, ota, Padd, photo, photography, PI, Pixel, plan, Plane, Play, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Shuttle, Slr, Space, Space Shuttle, Stella, Style, Tag, tech, TI, time, Time-Lapse, TV, V, Via, Wes, X1, XP

Six weeks, and over 100 hours of footage shot on several Canon EOS 5D Mark IIs culminates in this remarkable, 4-minute time lapse of a Space Shuttle launch. [ Air&Space via Planet5D ] More

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The iPhone’s Official (and Best) Twitter App Is Now Free [IPhone Apps]

by on May.19, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 838, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, Android, ANT, Ants, app, apple, apple.com, Apps, AR, ash, atebits, Bar, Bes, Bp, cat, change, Cia, clear, color, D3, dash, Dc, de, Display, droid, Ds, E, Ea, Et, ff, Free, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Happy, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Iphone, iPhone App, iPhone Apps, IphoneApps, iphones, Iq, Isp, iTunes, La, Labels, Make, Mod, Nes, Of, om, One, order, Padd, phone, Phones, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, price, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Red, Rice, RSS, Rv, serve, Software, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, tweet, tweetie, tweetie 2, twitter, twitter for iphone, Us, V, Wall, X1

When Twitter swallowed Tweetie maker Atebits, they declared that an official Twitter client— a la Android’s—was on its way. You’ll be happy to hear that Twitter has barely changed the iPhone’s best Twitter app, except where it counts: Price. More

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YouTube Celebrates Five Years [Techversaries]

by on May.17, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 838, A8, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Birthdays, Bp, C6, cat, city, clear, color, day, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Entertainme, entertainment, Et, Event, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, hal, Hard, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Intern, internet, Ion, Isp, kin, La, Labels, live, Men, mid, Mod, Net, om, One, order, Padd, People, PI, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Tag, tech, Techversaries, television, TI, tub, TV, V, vers, Video, view, vision, WebVideo, X1, YouTube

YouTube turns five this month, and to celebrate the site is taking a look at the many lives it’s reached over the past half decade. With two billion views every day , it’s hard to imagine an internet without it. More

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The Prettiest Cow Skin You Could Ever Wrap Around Your iPad [Cases]

by on May.15, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, 838, A8, absolut, Ac, Accessories, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, apple, apple ipad, AR, Art, Bp, bus, business, Cam, Case, Cases, cat, cc, Ces, clear, Clothing, color, cow, D3, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Et, Etsy, F1, f16, Fb, ff, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, ipa, ipad, iPad Case, ipad cases, IpadCase, Iphone, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Leather, Leather ipad case, Lg, Men, MER, mid, Mod, Nes, Of, om, One, order, Os, Ovi, Padd, People, phone, PI, Ping, Play, Pr, pre, price, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, Rice, rip, rom, RSS, rtm, Rv, series, serve, Service, Services, Shop, shopping, ski, Skins, source, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Us, Via, X1

I know a lot of people aren’t fond of leather products, but there’s something absolutely gorgeous about this leather iPad case from the Beautiful Skin series of accessories. Almost worth the $90 price tag. [ Etsy via Unplggd ] More

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Folding Travel Belt From Hermès Will Set You Back $750 [Apparel]

by on May.14, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 838, A8, A9, Ac, Accessories, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, app, Apparel, AR, Art, ash, Av, Bag, Bags, Belts, Bp, bus, business, car, Case, cat, cc, Ces, clear, color, dash, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Et, F2, Folding, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, Hd, Hermes, Hermes folding belt, Home Automation, Hp, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ir, Isp, ISS, itc, k-7, kin, Labels, MER, mid, Mod, Nes, News, om, One, order, Os, oss, Padd, PI, Play, Pr, Pro, Projects, Q, quant, Rc, rom, RSS, Rv, serve, Service, Services, Style, Suit, Tag, tech, TI, Travel, TV, Ui, Us, Via, Vw, X1

I know Hermès is a high-end brand and all, but $750 for a folding belt just takes the piss. I do like the way it folds out like a carpenter’s measuring tape though—smart. [ Selectism via Acquire via OhGizmo ] More

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