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Dyson built a lamp that burns for 37 years thanks to satellite tech

Dyson has put its know-how to use improving vacuums, fans and more. Looking to tackle lighting woes, the British company built the CSYS line of lamps that'll burn bright for 37 years. Using Heat Pipe technology, the lamp uses a system similar to what's found on satellites to keep eight LEDs cool …

Google Glass Got It Backwards

Now that the Google Glass prototype has been withdrawn from the market, the company has reportedly moved it from research into product development. Consumer fashion and retailing experts have been tasked with refining a look that some in the market labeled “Glasshole” and, according to critics of …

Google Glass

I finally bought an Android Wear watch. Here’s which one and why

Advertisement<p>17 Comments<p>Months before Google introduced its Android Wear software platform, I said that the first company to put Google Now on my …

Unrest In Ferguson May Speed Up Decline Of Real Estate

A grand jury has yet to decide whether it will indict Darren Wilson, the police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., this summer.<p>Protests over Brown's death are ongoing in Ferguson, though they are calmer than the sometimes violent clashes that happened immediately …

A Cheap Alternative To Satellites Is Starting To Take Off

But Elon Musk, founder and boss of SpaceX, is not a man who lacks self-confidence, and he did just that on August 22nd after the terminal malfunction of one of his company's Falcon 9 vehicles.<p>That Arianespace, a French rival of SpaceX, announced on the same day that two satellites it had tried to …

European Space Agency

11 Google Chrome Extensions That Will Boost Your Productivity

We're all trying to find the next productivity hack.<p>But did you know that the key to getting more done might be in your browser?<p>Google's Chrome Web Store is chock-full of cool add-ons for your browser.<p>But as Chrome has become more popular, the Chrome Web Store has become like Apple's App Store: …

Software

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 166<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

The Time Mister Rogers Saved Public Television

When the government wanted to cut Public Television funds in 1969, the relatively unknown Mister Rogers went to Washington to appear before a Senate …

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