Anthony Inglish

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Hawaii groups plant coconut trees, protest against Monsanto

HONOLULU (AP) — Demonstrators planted coconut trees and waved signs in rallies across the Hawaiian Islands as part of an international day of …

Agriculture

New Nikon 1 V3 Flagship Mirrorless Camera - Smaller, Faster & Now With Wi-Fi • Camera News and Reviews

Nikon’s third-generation Series 1 camera is here. The new Nikon 1 V3 flagship mirrorless camera is slimmed-down, lightened-up, and built for speed. …

Cameras

World-record 43 Tbps data transfer speed set by Danish researchers

Using a new type of optical fiber, researchers at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) have transmitted data over a single optical fiber at a …

World Records

How to spring-clean a PC that has problems booting

I have a six-year-old HP DX2250 running Windows Vista Home Basic, which I tend to keep on all the time, just putting it in sleep mode when I'm not using it. Of late, if the machine has to shut down (eg to complete the installation of Windows updates), it won't get past the blue "HP Invent" screen. …

Ukraine crisis in maps

<b>The crisis in Ukraine began in November 2013 when pro-Moscow President Viktor Yanukovych's government abandoned a deal with the European Union in favour of stronger ties with Russia.</b><p>Ukraine has been torn between east and west since the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. Ukrainian is the main …

Russia

Obama to heckler: You're screwing up my speech

Mink Is A 3D Printer For Makeup

3D printing is all the rage these days, but for now, it’s mostly centered around little plastic doo-dads. The Mink, launching today on the Disrupt NY stage, is a bit different.<p>The little printer lets users choose any color on the web, or in the real world, and using simple already-existing …

A computer program to write your essays

By David Brancaccio and Dan Abendschein<p>April 30, 2014 | 8:53 AM<p>A writing professor at MIT has developed a computer program that writes a college essay in one second, after you input a few key words and it actually scores pretty well on an online grading system meant for actual human student writing.<p>…

6 Valentine's Day Chocolate Recipes from the Mast Brothers

The Mast Brothers bring the Valentine's Day magic with mousse-filled popovers and irresistibly chocolatey waffles.<p>Yearning for a high-end cocoa fix, we asked Brooklyn's Mast Brothers to work their Wonka-esque magic. From matchless chocolate cookies to rich, mousse-filled popovers, <b>Rick</b> and <b>Michael</b> …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

'Sea Monster' Carcass Washes Ashore In Southeast Asia, Is Hoisted Onto Truck (VIDEO)

It's big. It's brown. It's definitely dead. But don't be fooled -- it didn't come from the ground, or outer space.<p>Chances are that this "sea monster," which washed ashore this week in Southeast Asia, are the remains of a whale. According to the Daily Star, that hasn't stopped some people from going …

Hunter Shoots Deer — 63 Seconds Later, Video Shows Him Getting the Absolute Scare of a Lifetime!

A hunter climbed down from his tree stand and trekked a couple hundred feet to claim his prize — a deer.<p>But as he approached it, he noticed that it appeared to still be breathing. The deer’s mouth was open and the leaves around it appeared somewhat bloody.<p>The footage records the hunter saying he …

A New Android App Gives You Amazing Control Over What Your Other Apps Can Do

Say no, and you might not get to use the app.<p>In the last version of Android, Google had included a feature called App Ops. It let you decide what you wanted to allow each app to do. Were you cool with the app waking up the device? Tracking your location? Accessing your camera? You got to choose.<p>And …

Apps

Lumen Bluetooth smartbulb challenges Philips Hue to offer app-controlled home lighting

The smartbulb throne isn't exactly the most exciting one to occupy, but Philips Hue has its fair share of challengers, such as the freshly released Bluetooth-controlled Lumen. Similar to Hue, you can tweak not only the bulb's color, but also its intensity. In addition, several modes come baked into …

Arbiter 36 KT Longboarding Illinois Style with Will Stephan

Parkland: a historical cure for all the other JFK conspiracy movies

Parkland (2013)<b><br>Director:</b> Peter Landesman<b><br>Entertainment grade:</b> B+<b><br>History grade:</b> A<p>On 22 November 1963, John F Kennedy was shot as he was driven through Dallas, Texas, and died shortly afterwards. He was the fourth president of the United States to be assassinated.<p>People<p>On the fateful morning, FBI and …

Blue Is the Warmest Colour – review

Big success in the film business often means opening a can of worms along with the champagne. The Palme d'Or at this year's Cannes film festival went to the epic and erotic love story Blue Is the Warmest Colour. But the jury and its president, Steven Spielberg, insisted the prize should be accepted …

Adobe Opens Up CC Photography Bundle to Everyone for a Limited Time

When Adobe officially announced its special Creative Cloud plan/bundle for photographers, there was a catch: you had to own Photoshop CS3 or above in …

Xbox One SmartGlass lets you watch others play games before launch

Microsoft started releasing its updated Xbox One SmartGlass app for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone earlier today. While it mainly allows you to control an Xbox One console, it also provides early access to the game clips feature. If you’re looking to see the various Xbox One games in action before …

Capture 360-degree panoramas with the throwable Panono ball

Two years ago, Jonas Pfeil posted a video to YouTube about a funny-looking ball he’d created that was filled with cameras and could capture panoramas of the entire world around it. Three and a half million people have watched that video in the time since, and with all the attention, Pfeil has been …

Portraits of Siamese Fighting Fish by Visarute Angkatavanich | Colossal

<p>Thai photographer Visarute Angkatavanich shoots phenomenal portraits of Siamese fighting fish (betta). The intimate photos are perfectly lit in …

DecaWave chip adds accuracy when locating indoor objects

Misplaced your defibrillator again? Can't find the dog? Trying to keep track of your warehouse's forklifts?<p>An Irish chip designer called DecaWave has announced its first chip, the ScenSor DW1000, designed to let customers locate objects indoors with a precision of 10 centimeters, or about 4 inches. …

'Jetman' flies circles around Mt. Fuji at 185 mph

Swiss aviator Yves Rossy, known as the "Jetman," flew at speeds of up to 185 mph as he circled Japan's Mt. Fuji during nine flights between Oct. 28 and Nov. 3. With the 132-pound "Jetwing" strapped on his back, Rossy dropped from a helicopter and used his body to steer. For those of us who have …

Euro Longboarding 2013: Teaser

Minimal Camp Stove

A camping stove is essential cooking equipment; something you can’t leave behind, but almost always the most inconvenient thing to carry! The HexA is …

Traktor DJ For iPad Review

In Use<p>Getting started<p>When the app is started for the first time, the music library on the device is automatically analysed. Depending on how many …

7 Rules For Great DJ Sound Quality

I think we can all agree that music is a powerful and wonderful thing, liberating both the mind and body. In my experience, the cleaner and purer the …

Brazilian surfer rides 'world's biggest' wave in Portugal - video

The 2013 London Surf Film Festival showcases the stories of some of the world's most daring surfers as they travel as far as northern Canada and Russia's Kamchatka peninsula in search of empty waves<p>Published: 31 Oct 2013<p>Britain's Andrew Cotton and Brazil's Carlos Burle wait to hear if they've …

This African Inventor Created A $100 3-D Printer From E-Waste

Kodjo Afate Gnikou, an inventor working in a Togolese maker space, created a 3-D printer from discarded scanner parts that can be built for less than $100.<p>The small West African nation of Togo is one of the last places you’d expect to find a maker space–a workshop where inventors and tinkerers can …