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Auto-Tuned Sagan Strike Again With The Case for Mars [Space]

by on Jun.05, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 303, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Astronomy, Auto, autotune, Bell, Bp, Button, buttons, car, carl sagan, Case, cat, clear, Clips, color, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Fb, Feeds, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, History, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Mars, Mic, mid, Mod, Ms, Music, My, Nbc, News, Of, om, One, Orb, Orbit, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Space, Style, Tag, Tea, tech, Techno, Technology, The case for mars, TI, Trike, Tron, TV, Us, V, Vide, Video, Watch, why, world, X1

“Mars is a world of wonders” sings Carl Sagan . And he’s right. Here you can see him telling us why we should go now, instead of staying in orbit looking into our belly buttons. [ Cosmic Log ] More

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Steve Jobs 2003 Trashing Steve Jobs 2010 [Retromodo]

by on Jun.04, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, ash, Av, Bp, bus, business, C6, cat, Cf, Chu, clear, color, Computer, day, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Fb, Feeds, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Help, History, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Interview, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, Job, Jobs, Keynote, La, Labels, live, Liveblog, mid, Ming, Mod, Nes, Note, Ny, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, Pearl, PI, Pioneer, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Retro, Retromodo, rom, RSS, Rv, serve, steve, Steve Jobs, SteveJobs, Style, table, Tablet, Tablets, Tag, tech, third, TI, Trash, TV, tweet, Us, V, view, Watch, WD, Who, Wwdc, X1

Tablets are great for “a bunch of rich guys who want to have a third computer.” That’s just one of the many pearls coming out of Steve Jobs ‘ mouth in this 2003 interview. A must watch before the WWDC’10 keynote. More

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Begun, the Camera Lens Thermos Wars Have [Rivals]

by on Jun.04, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A8, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, aila, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Av, Bp, Cam, Camera, Cameras, Canon, Canon lens, Canon lens thermos, cat, clear, Coffee, color, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, EC, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Graph, Gun, Hd, History, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Isp, La, Labels, Lens, Lens thermos, Lenses, MER, mid, Ming, Mod, move, Mug, Nes, Niko, Nikon, Nikon lens, Nikon lens thermos, Ny, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, photo, photograph, photography, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, pre, Preorder, Q, quant, Rc, Rivals, rom, RSS, rum, Rumor, Rumors, Rv, serve, Sony, Style, Swag, Tag, tech, Test, Thermos, Thermoses, TI, time, TV, V, Via, view, War, wars, X1

Remember that amazing Canon lens thermos from a few months ago? Well, It was only a matter of time before we saw the response: a Nikon AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8 thermos, available for preorder .

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End Zone to War Zone: Pentagon Wants NFL Tech for Battlefield Replays [War]

by on Jun.04, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Analysis, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Ball, battle, bd, bin, bing, Bp, cat, cc, clear, color, Conflict, day, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Error, Et, Fb, ff, Football, game, Games, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, History, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Instant, instant replay, Instant replay war, Isp, La, Labels, Metatags, mid, Military, Military Intelligence, Mod, nfl, Nfl instant replay, Of, om, One, order, Pad, Padd, Pentagon, PI, Pixel, Play, Play By Play, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, Republished, rom, RSS, Rv, serve, soldier, Style, Tag, tech, Techno, Technology, Terror, Terrorism, TI, tie, TV, Ui, Us, V, Vide, Video, War, War analysts, wars, Warzone feeds, X1

The Pentagon’s cribbing a play from Monday Night Football , adopting the same instant-replay technology used during games to improve analysis of war-zone video feeds. More

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Sprint’s HTC EVO 4G Ad Takes a Tour Through History’s Innovations [Android]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 4G, 4G phone, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, Android, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, Av, Bp, C5, car, Cars, cat, chat, clear, color, D3, de, Display, droid, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Evo, EVO 4G, Eyes, ff, first, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, History, Home Automation, Htc, Htc evo, htc evo 4g, Htv evo, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, mid, Mod, My, Nes, Of, om, One, order, Pad, Padd, phone, PI, Pixel, Play, Port, Ports, Pr, Print, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, sale, serve, Show, Shows, Sport, sports, Sprint, Sprint EVO 4G, Sprint htc evo 4g ad, Style, Tag, tech, TI, tour, TV, V, Vide, Video, Watch, X1

Honestly, my eyes felt a little moist while watching the ad below. If you haven’t seen it yet, you’re in for a treat. Boasting of selling the first 4G phone , the ad shows all of history’s other “firsts.” More

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Robotic Fish Being Built To Control Mortal Fishy Schools [Robots]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 360, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ally, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Bots, Bp, C6, cat, clear, Clones, color, Companies, D3, Danger, de, design, Display, Ds, Dust, E, Ea, EC, Et, Event, F2, ff, fish, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, History, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Industrial, Isp, La, Labels, mid, Mod, Nes, Of, om, One, order, OTS, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Research, Robot, robotic fish, Robotics, Robots, rom, RSS, Rv, school, Schools, Science, Sd, serve, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Ui, Us, V, what, X1

Robotic clones are being built as we speak, designed to take over schools of fish and lead them away from danger. You know what this means, right? The human race will eventually cease to exist. More

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Dr. Paul Garabedian, The Man Whose Work Led To Better Jetliner Wings, Died At Age 82 [Obituary]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 3, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Ads, age, ally, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, Av, Aviation, Bed, Bp, bus, business, cat, Cia, clear, D3, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Event, ff, Fuel, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, History, Home Automation, I4, Id, Ie, Im, In, Isp, Jet, jetliner, Jetliners, La, Labels, Led, Math, mid, Mod, Ms, Nes, Ny, Obituary, om, One, order, Os, Paul e garabedian, Paul garabedian, People, PI, Pixel, Plane, Planes, Play, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, tech, Technic, Techno, Technology, TI, TV, Us, V, Who, Wings, work

Dr. Paul R. Garabedian was a mathematician whose work may not have solved any technical problems on its own, but eventually led to fuel-efficient wings: More

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Steve Jobs Explains Why Apple Lost the Platform War [Blockquote]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3g, 5, 7, 7d, 9670, A4, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, Blockquote, Bp, cat, clear, color, d8, de, Display, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, engadget, Et, Event, F1, ff, Gadget, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, History, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, Job, Jobs, La, Labels, live, Loc, Lock, Lost, Mac, Macintosh, microsoft, mid, Mod, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, Pioneer, Pixel, Platform, Play, Pr, pre, Q, quant, Rc, refresh, Rf, rom, RSS, Rv, Sd, serve, steve, Steve Jobs, SteveJobs, Style, Tag, tech, things, TI, TV, V, War, Wes, why, X1, XP

During the D8 event , Apple CEO Steve Jobs explained precisely why Apple lost the platform war: They weren’t fighting it. [ Engadget ] More

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I Accidentally Invented Electronics in 1906 [Inventions]

by on May.31, 2010, under 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 808, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ally, and, ANT, Ants, AR, audio, Audion, bd, Book Excerpt, Bp, bus, business, BUST, C5, cat, cc, Ces, clear, color, day, Dc, de, dental, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Electron, Electronics, Engine, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, History, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Intern, Invention, Inventions, Io, Ion, ions, Isp, La, Labels, Led, Lee de Forest, Light, media, Men, mid, Mod, Nes, om, One, order, Pad, Padd, PI, Ping, Pixel, Play, Port, Pr, Pro, products, Q, quant, Rc, RNA, rom, RSS, Rv, Scent, serve, Service, Services, soc, source, spring, Style, Tag, tech, Techno, Technology, ted, TI, tie, Top, Triodes, Tron, tub, TV, unit, Us, V, X1

Our modern media spring from a common source, an invention that is rarely mentioned today but that had as decisive a role in shaping society as the internal combustion engine or the incandescent lightbulb. The invention was called the Audion.

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Watch This Massive Nuclear Cooling Tower Get Blown to Smithereens [Explosions]

by on May.30, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Av, blow, Bp, bus, business, C5, cat, clear, Cold War, color, Cool, Cooling, de, Display, Dj, Ds, E, e1, Ea, EC, Et, Explosion, Explosions, F1, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, History, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, Iq, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, mid, Mit, Mod, money, Nes, NK, Nuclear, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Red, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Tag, Tax, tech, TI, tie, Tower, TV, Ui, Up, Us, V, Videos, War, Watch, X1, XP

The K Cooling Tower at the Savannah River Site sat unused for nearly 20 years thanks to the end of the Cold War, yet it still required maintenance and upkeep (read: taxpayer money). So they blew it up. More

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