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Has Apple Really Ever Invented Anything?
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433   28 comments, latest 2 days ago:
Dan8267 says Heraclitusstudent says I wouldn't say Apple says computer people are nerds. They say their nerds are cooler than the others. Nit pick all you want. That 12-year-old girl sees John Hodgman's character as...

New insight into why some older adults show declining cognitive ability
By tvgnus  4 comments, latest 3 days ago:
Rin says I'd say that the workplace is the least intellectual place out there. Many jobs have a type of repetitive nature and I find it hard to believe that anyone could be inspired by...

Science Friday: Tour of the Cell and Mitosis vs Meiosis
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433   1 comment, latest 5 days ago:
curious2 says Science Friday is always fun, though the Meiosis v Mitosis video contained at least a couple of errors. One was noted on screen, about the wall of the nucleus. Another was grammar: several...

Research: Car owners benefit from start-stop technology
By tvgnus  12 comments, latest 6 days ago:
Howdy There says I was driving a rental car in Netherlands and the car kept shutting off at intersections. Saved some gas, so great. If I owned the car I'd be worried about the effects...

Samsung and Android has put Microsoft and Windows on notice
By CaptainShuddup  22 comments, latest 1 week ago:
marcus says casandra says i switched over to a mac two years ago and i don't even think of computing anymore If someone is just doing routine internet use, and word processing and not much...

InnovationLab opening in Tuolumne County
By tvgnus  1 comment, latest 1 week ago:
The Original Bankster says these incubators rarely work.

A guy recorded his phone call when he tried to cancel cable, and it's a total n
By jvolstad in San Antonio TX 78256   4 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
CaptainShuddup says I've always wanted to do that.

Yes, there are people who count things like bumble bees (8th story)
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine While that and a fire in Shasta County were new Friday afternoon, crews were still mopping up the remains of the Monticello fire near Lake Berryessain Yolo County that had raged over the Fourth...

Discovery could cut use of fertilizer by farmers
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Uses a more accurate soil test •  Can save money and help environment A discovery by a scientist with the USDA Agricultural Research Service could help farmers use less fertilizer, saving money and helping...

Low back pain? Dont blame the weather
By tvgnus  posted 3 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Lower back pain affects one out of three around the world •  Our findings refute previously held beliefs Sudden, acute episodes of low back pain are not linked to weather conditions such as temperature,...

Hydrogen Eggs Easier To Lay Than Thought; Chickens Coming
By John Bailo in Kent WA 98030   5 comments, latest 3 weeks ago:
Automan Empire says One of the problems with hydrogen is, it LEAKS so easily. Some of the experiments in catalyst-aided hydrolysis look promising, but I know from firsthand experience- it takes a LOT of energy...

UC Davis: Minor head injury no reason for CT scan in kids
By tvgnus  posted 3 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine

Smartphones start getting Infrared - at long last
By curious2  12 comments, latest 3 weeks ago:
curious2 says CaptainShuddup says The products we buy or see at the stores only have the features that.... support the revenue models of the cellular carriers, who are the primary customers. The FIRE economy has...

Another POS Spyware App to Avoid: Origin
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433   posted 1 month ago:
Origin is a spyware app released by EA Games. It snoops your entire file system, browser history, and gay forum posts. Yep, even that. http://www.cinemablend.com/gam

T-Rex related to California pigeon kills
By tvgnus  2 comments, latest 1 month ago:
CaptainShuddup says I blame Global warming. And the French.

The Cool shit you can do with your Smart phone thread.
By CaptainShuddup  22 comments, latest 1 month ago:
CaptainShuddup says Nah, just an lazy hasty misspelling of it. 'On the lam' - to run away quickly; escape; flee. ON THE LAM -- "According to Mencken's 'American Language' and the 'Thesaurus of American Slang'...

Four New Hydrogen Filling Stations in Denmark
By John Bailo in Kent WA 98030   3 comments, latest 1 month ago:
John Bailo says edvard2 says single biggest issue with hydrogen is that in order to produce it you need to use another energy source in which to do it. I attended a DOE/NREL presentation on...

Video: Aurora Borealis
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433   posted 1 month ago:
Happy, happy, joy, joy.

New Zealand may kick start race to mine the ocean floor
By zzyzzx in Baltimore MD 21230   posted 1 month ago:
http://news.yahoo.com/zealand- MELBOURNE/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand decides this week whether to approve an underwater iron-ore operation that would likely become the world's first commercial metals mine at the bottom of the sea. A green light...

Scientist claims faster-than-light travel possible...
By zzyzzx in Baltimore MD 21230   16 comments, latest 1 month ago:
New Renter says Something to keep in mind when you read articles like this. The mass enegy equivalent of a car, say 1000kg to be generous is in terms of energy 20 GIGATONS of TNT....

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