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The Federal Aviation Administration Is Looking Into Pilotless Commercial Flights [Aviation]

by on Jun.10, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, arc, Art, artic, Ati, Av, Aviation, Bes, Boeing, Bp, Brin, bus, business, cat, Cia, clear, color, Commercial, day, de, Display, Drones, Ds, Dust, E, Ea, EC, Et, F2, Faa, Feeds, ff, Flight, Flights, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Industry, Insitu, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Lane, Les, Light, lights, MER, mid, mini, Mod, Ms, Nes, Nexten, Of, om, One, order, Os, oss, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, plan, Plane, Planes, Play, Port, Q, quant, Rc, Research, Roboaviation, Robots, RSS, Rv, ScanEagle, sea, search, serve, sight, Sport, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, thefuture, TI, transport, Transportation, TV, Us, V, Via, what, X1

The FAA wants to bring the aviation industry into the 21st century, and one particularly terrifying area of their research, announced today, is the possibility of commercial planes that fly themselves. What could go wrong, besides just about everything? More

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Get Android 2.2 On Your Motorola Droid [Droid]

by on Jun.05, 2010, under 17, 2, 2.2, 2010, 3, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, Ai, Air, and, Android, android 2.2, Android22, ANT, Ants, app, AR, Art, bd, Bp, Brin, Cam, cat, clear, cv, D3, day, Dc, de, Dead, Display, down, download, droid, Droid 2, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Epa, Et, fall, Fb, Feeds, ff, forums, FP, froyo, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, hand, Hd, Home Automation, HTML, Id, Im, In, Instruction, Io, Ion, ions, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Les, mid, Mod, Moto, Motorola, Motorola Droid, Motoroladroid, Ms, My, NK, Of, om, One, order, Pee, phone, PI, Pixel, Play, Port, Pr, Pro, ps, Ps1, Q, quant, Raw, Rc, Repair, rom, Roms, RSS, rum, Rv, S1, sand, serve, smartphone, Smartphones, source, speed, Style, tech, TI, TV, Up, Us, V, Via, Vr, Wi-Fi, world

Lest your Droid fall out of date, into disrepair, and end up on a Jawa Sandcrawler, MyDroidWorld is serving up a new Android 2.2 ROM, along with full instructions, for bringing your phone up to speed. Apparently it’s got everything except for Wi-Fi, so if you’re hankering for that Froyo, it’s well worth a look.

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A Day In The Life Of A Coder [Humor]

by on Jun.04, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, Analysis, and, Animation, ANT, Ants, app, AR, Art, Ati, Av, bd, Bp, Cam, cat, clear, code, coder, coding, color, Comic, Comics, day, de, demo, Digg, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, eco, Epa, Et, Face, Fb, Feeds, ff, FP, Fun, Ge, Geek, Gizmo, gizmodo, Happy, Hd, Home Automation, HTML, Humor, Id, Ie, Im, Image cache, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, La, Labels, life, Lifecode, magazine, Magazines, Mic, mid, Mod, monk, Monkey, Nes, NK, Of, om, One, opinion, order, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, ski, source, Stories, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Us, V, Via, X1

I may wish that everything in life could be coded , but I’m happy that I’m not a codemonkey. Because let’s face it: I don’t have the skills and definitely couldn’t cope with days like this very often. [ GeekAndPoke via Digg ] 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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Watch a Harrier Pilot Almost Land His Jet [Military]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, Afghanistan, age, Ai, Air, Aircraft, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Arri, Art, Ati, Av, Aviation, Bp, C6, cat, cc, clear, Clips, color, Credit, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, F1, Feeds, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Harrier, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, ITA, Jet, La, Labels, Lite, Literature, mid, Military, Mod, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, Pilots, Ping, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, raf, Rc, Red, RSS, Rv, serve, star, Style, Tag, tar, tech, TI, Top, TV, Ui, V, Via, Vide, Video, War, Watch, X1

Poor bastard RAF pilot couldn’t quite pull off this landing at Kandahar, Afghanistan, although to his credit he stayed with it for as along as he could before popping the top. More

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How Many Atlanta Hipsters Carry Gadgets? [Photos]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 638, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, ash, Av, Backpacks, Bag, Bp, bus, business, Cam, Camera, Cameras, car, cat, Cell, Cellphone, Ces, clear, color, Content, d8, dash, de, dev, Devices, Disco, Display, Ds, dvd, E, Ea, EC, eco, Et, ff, flickr, Gadget, Gadgets, Gaming, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Graph, graphic, Handbags, Hd, Hipsters, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, IPs, Isp, ISS, Jason travis, Jason travis persona, La, Labels, Mac, MER, mid, Ming, mission, Mod, My, Nes, nin, nintendo, Ny, Of, om, One, order, Os, ota, Otaku, Pad, Padd, Persona, phone, photo, photograph, photography, photos, PI, Ping, Pixel, Play, Polaroid, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Red, RSS, Rv, serve, Shop, shopping, snap, Style, Tag, tech, Tent, Tents, TI, time, TV, Us, V, Via, Voyeur, X1

In Jason Travis ‘ photographic mission to snap (mostly) Atlanta residents’ bag contents, he discovered many, many gadgets. Sure, there was at least one cellphone per bag—but also gaming devices, Polaroid cameras, a MacGyver DVD…[ Flickr via Kotaku ] More

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ThunderCats Ho! New Anime Cartoon Network Series Planned [Anime]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 17, 1980S, 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Animation, Anime, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bp, C6, car, Cartoon Network, cat, Cats, clear, color, Content, D3, de, Display, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Et, Fb, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, hollywood, Home Automation, I4, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, ISS, La, Labels, Men, mid, Ming, mission, Mod, Net, network, News, nin, NK, Nostalgia, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, plan, Play, Port, Q, quant, Rc, rom, RSS, Rv, series, serve, SF, sfx, sight, studio, Style, Tag, tech, television, Tent, The cartoon network, thunder, thundercats, Thundercats series, TI, TV, Uk, V, Via, vision, Wood, work, X1

Grab your sword of omens, we need sight beyond sight! Yes, the ThunderCats are planning a return, with the Cartoon Network commissioning an anime series from the same studio that did The Animatrix . [ HollywoodReporter via SFX ] More

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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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Floppy Disk Desk [Art]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bp, C6, Cam, cat, Children, clear, Cloud, color, cycle, de, Decor, design, desk, Desks, Disks, Display, diy, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Et, ff, flo, Flop, floppies, Floppy disk desk, format, formats, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Ink, Io, Ion, ions, Isp, La, Labels, Led, Les, Lg, Linux, media, Men, mid, Mod, Ms, NK, Ny, Of, om, One, Opera, operating system, Operating Systems, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PC, PI, Pixel, Play, Pot, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, Rf, RSS, rtm, Rv, serve, source, Spot, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Ui, Up, upc, Us, V, Via, Waste, X1

To think, our children won’t be able to build colorful desks out of nostalgic media formats because cloud distribution is inherently less wasteful. The shame! [ Humbleablog via Unplggd ] More

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Communicating with Dolphins via the iPad, Sort Of [Dolphins]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, Animal, Animals, ANT, Ants, apple, AR, Art, Ati, bd, biology, Bp, cat, clear, color, communication, data, de, Display, Dolphin, Dolphins, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Eu, ff, flo, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hard, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ipa, ipad, Isp, ITA, La, Labels, mid, Mod, Of, om, One, order, Os, oss, P4, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, T1, Tablets, Tag, Tat, tech, TI, TV, V, Via, X1

Dolphins, they sure are smart! But since they can’t talk, it’s hard to communicate with them. Enter the iPad, which some see as a great way to facilitate cross-species communication. More

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