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Bill Gates and Friends Urge US Government To Triple Energy Research Spend [Energy]

by on Jun.10, 2010, under 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, arc, Av, Barack Obama, Bill, Bill Gates, BillGates, Bp, cat, clear, Cloud, Clouds, color, corporate, D3, de, Disaster, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, electric, energy, environment, Et, Feeds, ff, friends, gates, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Government, hal, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ir, Isp, ISS, jeffrey immelt, La, Labels, Lg, Men, Mic, micro, microsoft, mid, Mod, obama, Of, Oil, oil spill, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, pill, Pixel, Play, Plea, Q, quant, Rc, Research, rip, RSS, Rv, sea, search, serve, spill, Style, Sue, Tag, tech, Techno, Technology, TI, TV, Us, US Government, V, X1

BP’s oil spill disaster isn’t even the half of it. Bill Gates ; the CEO of General Electric Jeffrey Immelt , and various other senior-level corporate-types have issued a plea to the US government to triple spending on energy research to $16bn/year. Denver Wedding Photographer . Custom Jewelry . roof repair . More

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The Gates of Hell Just Opened In Guatemala [Science]

by on May.31, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, america, and, ANT, Ants, app, AR, Av, Bp, cat, city, clear, color, D3, day, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Fb, ff, first, gates, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Government, guatemala, Guatemalan sinkhole, Hd, heck, Hell, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ink, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Loc, Men, MER, mid, Mod, My, NK, Of, om, One, order, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Real, Red, RSS, Rv, Science, serve, Sink, sinkhole, source, street, Style, Tag, tech, ted, TI, tour, Travel, TV, tweet, Us, V, X1

“This can’t be real” was my first thought. Then I checked the source: The Guatemalan government.

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Here Are the 1000 Most Popular Websites In the World [Websites]

by on May.27, 2010, under 2, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Ads, and, ANT, Ants, AR, arc, Ati, Av, book, Bp, C6, California, cat, clear, cost, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Ebook, EC, Engine, Et, Face, facebook, ff, first, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, Government, Hd, Home Automation, i7, web, Websites

Google just released a list of the top 1000 websites in the world, something they’re uniquely suited to rank, since most traffic funnels through them first. Google left themselves off (they’d be #1 ), so Facebook and Yahoo are close together at 1 and 2. To save you time, we’re at 540, edging out Pandora, Intel, that site you use to do currency conversion and the California government

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This Is How You Lift a Sunk War Ship Off the Sea [Giant Machines]

by on May.24, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 3g, 5, 7, 7d, A8, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ally, and, ANT, Ants, AR, ash, Asia, Ati, Av, Bass, Bp, C5, cat, Cheonan, clear, color, Corvette, crane, dash, de, Display, dna, Ds, E, Ea, EC, embassies, Epub, Et, Face, Fb, ff, flo, Gallery, Ge, Giant Machines, Gizmo, gizmodo, Government, hal, Hd, heck, Home Automation, hug, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Isp, kin, Korea, La, Labels, late, Lift, Mac, machine, machines, Men, mid, Mod, Nab, Navy, Nes, NK, North Korea, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, photo, photos, Photoshop, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Rf, rom, RSS, Rv, sea, serve, ship, Shop, South Korea, Style, Sun, surf, surface, Tag, tech, TI, TV, V, War, X1

With huge chains and honking cranes, that’s how. Example: This Republic of Korea Navy’s corvette—half of it, actually—floating over the sea’s surface.

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This Is How You Lift a Sunken Warship Out of the Sea [Giant Machines]

by on May.24, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 3g, 5, 7, 7d, A8, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ally, and, ANT, Ants, AR, ash, Asia, Ati, Av, Bass, Bp, C5, cat, Cheonan, clear, color, Corvette, crane, dash, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, embassies, Epub, Et, Face, Fb, ff, flo, Gallery, Ge, Giant Machines, Gizmo, gizmodo, Government, hal, Hd, heck, Home Automation, hug, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Isp, kin, Korea, La, Labels, late, Lift, Mac, machine, machines, Men, mid, Mod, Navy, Nes, NK, North Korea, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, photo, photos, Photoshop, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Rf, rom, RSS, Rv, sea, serve, ship, Shop, South Korea, Style, Sun, surf, surface, Tag, tech, TI, TV, V, War, X1

With huge chains and honking cranes, that’s how. Example: This Republic of Korea Navy’s corvette—half of it, actually—floating over the sea’s surface. And before you cry “PHOTOSHOP!”, check out the scene from a distance.

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The InfoLadies of Bangladesh, Armed With Bicycle and Netbook [Brightideas]

by on May.22, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Arm, ash, Asia, Ati, Av, Ban, Band, bangladesh, Ben, Bic, Bicycle, Bicycles, book, Books, Bp, Brightideas, cat, Cf, clear, color, cycle, dash, de, Display, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Education, Eris, Et, F1, Fb, ff, gala, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Government, Hd, Health, History, Home Automation, Id, Ideas, Ie, Im, images, In, Infoladies, Infolady, Io, Ion, Isp, La, Labels, Ladies, live, Medical, Medicine, Men, mid, Mod, Nes, Net, Netbook, netbooks, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, People, phone, Phones, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Tag, tech, Techno, Technology, TI, time, TV, Ui, V, villa, Women, X1

Many people living in Bangladesh’s impoverished villages haven’t yet been reached by technology. But a determined band of InfoLadies—young women equipped with netbooks, phones, and medical equipment—are delivering technology’s benefits to those people, one village at a time. Best Android Programming Books . More

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It’s Party Time In #Whitenoise! [Community]

by on May.22, 2010, under 1d, 2, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Bp, cat, clear, Commenting, Comments, Community, day, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, ff, Gizmo, gizmodo, Government, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, In, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Men, mid, Mod, om, One, order, party, PI, Pixel, Play, Politics, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, TI, time, tips, TV, unit, V, white, Whitenoise

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Samsung-Led Cartel Fined $404 Million In Price-Fixing Scandal [Crime]

by on May.21, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, ash, Av, Bp, car, cartel, Cartels, cat, Chip, Chips, clear, color, Crime, dash, de, Display, Dram cartel, drug, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Eu, europe, european commission, european-union, F2, ff, Fines, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Government, Hd, Hitachi, Hitatchi, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, ISS, ITA, La, Labels, Law, Led, Legal, Make, Men, mid, mission, Mod, Ms, nin, om, One, order, Os, ota, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Pot, Pr, price, Price Fixing, ps, Q, quant, Ram, Rc, Rice, Rim, RSS, rug, Rv, Samsung, serve, Settlements, Style, Sun, Tag, Tat, tech, TI, Toshiba, TV, Us, V, X1

Nine chip makers—including heavy hitters like Samsung and Hitachi—have collectively been fined $404 million by the European Commission over DRAM price fixing . Cartels: they’re not just for drug lords anymore. Rhode Island foundation repair companies . More

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The Declassified History of NSA Computers [Retromodo]

by on May.19, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, bd, boingboing, Bp, cat, classified, clear, color, Computer, Computers, Computing, day, Dc, de, Defense, Department of Defense, digital, Display, docs, Ds, E, Ea, Electron, Epa, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Government, Hd, History, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ion, Isp, ITA, La, Labels, late, Men, mid, Mod, Net, Nsa, Nsa computers, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, pdf, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pur, Q, quant, Rc, Retro, Retromodo, Rf, rom, RSS, rtm, Rv, school, serve, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, TI, Tron, TV, Uk, unit, V, Via, X1

Straight from the Department of Defense History comes a recently declassified gem: Samuel S. Snyder’s History of NSA General-Purpose Electronic Digital Computers .

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Bio-Manufactured Bricks Are Made at Room Temperature, From Bacteria, Sand and Urine [Brick]

by on May.18, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, Abu Dhabi, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, america, and, ANT, Ants, AR, arc, architecture, ash, Ati, bacteria, Bacteria brick, Bio brick, Bio manufactured brick, Bp, Brick, Bricks, cat, clear, color, construction, dash, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, emp, environment, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Government, Green bricks, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Invention, Ion, Isp, La, Labels, Men, MER, mid, Mod, Nab, Of, om, One, order, Padd, Pee, PI, Play, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, Red, Republished, rom, Room Temperature, RSS, Rv, sand, serve, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, TI, TV, unit, Up, Urine, Us, V, X1

An American architecture professor in Abu Dhabi has come up with a new generation of sustainable bricks — grown by bacteria using sand, calcium chloride, and pee. More

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