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Beep Connects Any Speaker to the Cloud

A pair of ex-Googlers have launched Beep, a beautiful WiFi-equipped dial that lets you stream music to any speaker with a line-in port. The device will launch this Fall with Pandora integration.<p>Multi-room streaming systems like Sonos have made listening to music easier than ever, but many of the …

Blink

WebKit is a lightweight yet powerful rendering engine that emerged out of KHTML in 2001. Its flexibility, performance and thoughtful desig...

Whale Kit

The <b>TabletTail: Whale Kit</b> provides a secure, one-handed grip on your iPad, instantly transforming it into a powerful and sturdy stand. Simply place the suction surface on the back of your iPad and <b>pump the silver button.</b> The dual-chamber vacuum system inside creates an unbelievably secure connection. …

Nokia confirms Bluetooth 4.0 LE coming to ‘full WP8 Lumia range’ with Black update

For Bluetooth and accessory fans, one big hole in the Windows Phone platform has been the lack of Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy (LE) support (although …

Bluetooth Digital Alarm Clock Speaker by GOgroove - TYM Wood Alarm Clock w/Built in Microphone, LED Time & Date Display, Paired Streaming or AUX for Phones, MP3 Players, Tablets (Light Stain)

• CONNECT WIRELESSLY with Bluetooth or use the included 3.5mm AUX input cable to connect non-bluetooth devices for convenient music playback, …

Made by ex-Nokians, the first Jolla phone will go on sale this month

November 2013 is definitely <i>the</i> month for new technology launches, with Microsoft, Sony, and Apple all releasing some of their most anticipated products of the year within weeks of each other. It might come as a surprise, then, that Jolla is choosing November 27th as the day to launch its first …

Almost Everyone Is Angling Solar Panels the Wrong Way

Conventional wisdom in the northern hemisphere is to face solar panels south so they get the most light all day. Architects and panel installers …

Report: Apple buys PrimeSense, co-creators of the original Kinect

Remember that Apple / PrimeSense deal that was rumored to be going down in July? It may have just gone through: according to Israeli news source <i>Calcalist</i>, Cupertino acquired the motion sensing technology firm for $345 million this weekend. If true, it could hint at future Apple products with …

Tomorrow's Rechargeable Batteries Might Never Wear Out

The problem with lithium ion batteries is that the more discharge cycles you put them through, the less efficient the negative electrode becomes at …

Fundamental qualities of good programmers - Blog - Recurse Center

At Hacker School, we spend a lot of time thinking about what it means to be a good programmer. My goal with this post is to share some of our …

Concurrency

New GPS game is out of this world: Czechs are introducing Stratocaching

The Czech public will taste Stratocaching - a new kind of geocaching game - this Saturday. In a world premiere, players will search for dozen of "GPS …

easystar.js

What is EasyStar.js ?<p>Easystar.js is an asynchronous A* pathfinding API written in Javascript for use in your HTML5 games and interactive projects. …

Consciousness

Google BBS Terminal

*** Google BBS Terminal ***<p>Credits<p>“Google BBS Terminal – What Google would have looked like in the 80s”<br>(c) 2012 mass:werk – media environments, N. …