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Nanowires Convert Rat’s Heartbeat Into Usable Electricity [Electricity]

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Nanowires inside a rat can convert the power of breathing and heartbeats into electricity, according to researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Technology Review reports these nano-generators could conceivably lead to nano-scale implants and sensors powered by the body. More

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The Cutting Edge of Extreme Sports Photography [Awesome]

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The Creators Project assembled this incredible video profile of Curt Morgan, a snowboarder-cum-filmmaker whose team, Brain Farm , uses the world’s most advanced cameras to capture extreme sports as they’ve never been seen before. Think Planet Earth on forty Red Bulls. More

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The Bike to Destroy All Bikes [Bicycles]

by on Jun.04, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Bic, Bicycle, Bicycles, Bikes, Bp, car, Cars, cat, clear, Clips, color, Cool, Counters, cycle, d8, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, EC, eco, Et, F2, Feeds, ff, Ge, Gear, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, HTML, Id, Im, images, In, Isp, La, Labels, Les, mid, Mod, Monster, Monsterbike, Ny, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Port, Ports, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Shop, Sport, sports, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, TI, TV, unit, V, Vide, Video, X1

It’s a monster! It’s a bike! It’s monsterbike! And it can destroy any bicycles that it encounters. And most cars too. [ LikeCool ] 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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PS3 Twistdock Manages Uncommon Tastefulness [PS3]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A8, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bar, bin, Bp, cat, clear, color, Console, Consoles, court, de, Display, Dock, Docks, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, ff, game, Games, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, kin, La, Labels, mid, Mod, Nes, Npr, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, paper, PI, Ping, Pixel, Plastic, Play, Playstation 3, Playstation slim, Port, Ports, Pr, Pro, ps, PS3, Q, quant, Rc, remote, RSS, Rv, serve, ship, Shop, shopping, Sony, Sport, sports, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, Theme, TI, TV, twist, Twistdock, V, Vide, Video, Video Games, Walmart, X1

Android Game Engines . roofing and siding .

When I hear “console docking station,” I picture some Walmart bargain bin monstrosity, the result of an unprotected courtship between a plastic paper tray and one of those sports-themed remote caddies. But the swiveling PS3 Twistdock doesn’t look so bad! More

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Another Foxconn Employee Dies, After Working 34-Hours Straight [Foxconn]

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Another death at Foxconn’s Shenzhen factory, only this time it wasn’t a suicide attempt, according to reports. Arizona foundation repair contractor . Instead, the 28-year-old man (who’d only married his wife, above, three months ago) died from exhaustion. More

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We Heard That The Comment System Is Causing Trouble, So We’re Giving It A Spanking [Community]

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Thank you to all who’ve notified us about our comment system’s misbehavior today. As a result we’ve alerted our tech team, filed the appropriate bug reports, and begun to punish our comment system for being such a troublemaker. monavie . More

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iRevolver [DIY]

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Want to get accidentally shot by a police officer, just because you decided to answer your iPhone? Great! Then take on this DIY Makerbot project from Junior Tan and report back to us from the ER. [ Junior Tan via Technabob ] More

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Fire May Have Broken Out At Foxconn Plant, Some Possibly Injured [Unconfirmed]

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There are scattered reports of a fire at the Foxconn plant in Shenzhen. Denver SEO . It sounds like the company attempted to keep news of the incident silent, but supposedly some reporters who happened to be outside the facility spotted the firetrucks. Custom Jewelry . More

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

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