Bob Bigelow

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Acer Chromebook Powered By Nvidia Tegra K1 Details Leaked

Newly leaked specifications have revealed that Acer may soon be launching a new Acer Chromebook powered by a Nvidia quad-core Tegra K1 processor if …

Cisco buys Tail-f for $175M to build telecom networks in the cloud

A pattern seems to emerging in the telecom equipment world: Win a contract with AT&T(s t) and you’ll soon be acquired by Cisco Systems(s csco). In …

Intel's cable-free future will use WiTricity's advanced wireless charging

The wireless charging space recently expanded with the introduction of A4WP's Rezence brand, followed by the participation of PC giants, Lenovo and Dell. Now, things are about to get even more interesting as WiTricity and Intel -- both being A4WP board members -- today announced their technology …

The necklace that cost Marie Antoinette her head

Jonathan Beckman unravels the bizarre hoax that ultimately took Marie Antoinette to the guillotine<p>In the late summer of 1785, Europe was gripped by a scandal unfurling at the French court. A diamond necklace of immense value, containing 647 stones and weighing 2,800 carats, had gone missing. Its …

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AllCast Receiver for Chrome lets you stream media to any desktop Chrome browser

ClockwordMod’s Koushik Dutta has taken streaming to the next level with AllCast. It has been associated to the popular Chromecast dongle because both became popular at around the same time, but there is much more to AllCast than just Cast support. This is the epitome of local streaming …

A Japanese startup unveils a long-lasting and safer battery made from carbon

A battery that lasts longer, is safer, charges faster and is less expensive than a standard lithium ion battery: That’s the powerful idea behind a …

The Gi-Bike Is Electric, Foldable, And Looks Like The Future

When I head into the future in my magical time machine, I’m going to want to bring a few things with me. One of those things is a Rambo knife. Also a CD of In The Aeroplane Over The Sea. And also the Gi-Bike.<p>Created by adopted New Yorkers Agustin Agustinoy, Eric Sevillia, and Lucas Toledo, the …

Seidio Innocell 4800mAh battery for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Now that is a whole lotta juice<p>Your Galaxy Note 3 already has a healthy 3200mAh battery, but for some folks that's just not enough. The large screen …

RelateIQ: The startup that turns salespeople’s data crumbs into gold

Many companies invest in fancy software to track sales leads. The trouble is, you have to remember to log in and keep the software up to date.<p>If you don’t — well, that’s like having a monster truck but forgetting to change the oil.<p>RelateIQ looks hot in this market, where giants like Microsoft, …

Trail Tested: Uvex Sportstyle 202 Race Vario

Smith Optics, Oakley, and other sunglass manufacturers have done a great job recently building excellent shades with interchangeable lens options. It’s a best-of-both-worlds argument, with the ability to swap myriad tints and finishes depending on the conditions.<p>The alternative, of course, is a …

Glowdeck Preview: 3-in-1 Wireless Charger, Speaker, Notifications

Notification centers, Bluetooth speakers, and wireless charging docks are nothing new – but the concepts find a common place in the Glowdeck, a Kickstarter project that combines all three functionalities in one package – and a single price tag.<p>Until now, we’ve seen these three types of gadgets …

Facebook reveals governments asked for data on 38,000 users in 2013

Government agencies around the world demanded access to the information of over 38,000 Facebook users in the first half of this year, and more than half the orders came from the United States, the company said on Tuesday.<p>Facebook's first "global government requests report" covers the first six …

Will These Guys Kill The Computer Interface As We Know It?

How two grade-school friends created Leap Motion, a company that wants to turn mouse-clicks into waves of the hand.<p>David Holz took the main stage at this year's South by Southwest Interactive, the annual innovation conference in Austin, Texas, looking like a hobbit on casual Friday. He wore an …

35 Beaches You Should Visit In Your Lifetime

We've scoured world to find the best beaches you should put on your bucket list.<p>There's something for everyone: we found beaches where you can swim with penguins, relax under ancient Mayan ruins, bask on volcanic black sand, and more.

An Ambulance Garage Turned Into A Modern Home

Homes that were built out of structure that originally had a whole different function are always interesting. Observing the changes that had to be …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

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Peach, Bacon + Gouda Grilled Cheese Sliders on Pretzel Bread

Peach, Bacon + Gouda Grilled Cheese Sliders on Pretzel Bread.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 27, 2012 162<p>Sooooo. Remember early last week when I pretended my name …

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Grilled New York Steak with a Cherry Port Compote

Hi Guys! Lets talk steaks! I’m not a huge steak eater…well, that’s not entirely true. I do love me a deliciously cooked steak. Medium-rare for me …

Flat Roast Chicken

How many times have I made roast chicken over the years? Thousands. How many ways? Too many to count, but every couple of years, I change my …

Pan-Fried Noodles with Shrimp, Snap Pea, and Carrot Recipe

<b>Read more: Dinner Tonight: Pan-Fried Noodles with Shrimp, Snap Pea, and Carrot</b><p>Ingredients1/2 pound thin Hong Kong-style noodles6 tablespoons canola oil, divided1/2 cup water1 tablespoon soy sauce1 tablespoon oyster sauce1 teaspoon sesame oil1 teaspoon white rice vinegar1 teaspoon Shaoxing wine1 …

Grilled Salmon with Dill Butter Recipe

Do you have your grill on? Here’s a quick and easy way to grill salmon. No marinade required. The trick to grilled salmon, so that your fillets stay …

Return of the Legend: Hands-On with the Ricoh GR

This is a “first look” preview of a pre-production unit of the Ricoh GR, which I have been fortunate enough to get my hands on — for a day. My time …

Review: Fujifilm X100s

The Fujifilm X100s is the successor to the very highly regarded X100. We had a first impressions experience with the camera during CES 2013, and were …

The Great Debate: Prime Lenses Vs Zoom Lenses

Here we go: a giant can of worms is about to be opened up. The inbox has been flooded with questions asking about primes vs zoom lenses and there …

Five Fixed-Lens Cameras for the Prothusiast

The fixed-lens compact camera with a larger-than-average sensor is the prothusiast’s most valued companion. Why? Because it promises excellent image …

Why Lower End Zoom Lenses Make Great Doorstops

In this posting written a while back, I’m constantly asked about my opinions on lenses like an 18-135mm, 18-200mmand others. And in general, I give …

5 Ideas to Kick Start Your Photography Again

Last week I was speaking with an amateur photographer who told me that he’s been struggling for photographic inspiration and ideas lately. He …