James Daoud

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Engine Downsizing, For Reals: The 6.09-Cubic-Inch, Fully Functioning V-8 – Feature

About 95 percent of buyers opt for the $1695 supercharger. It develops 12 psi and boosts output to nine horsepower.<p>Gary Conley doesn’t build model V-8s. He builds real engines that happen to be only 8.5 inches long and 8.25 inches tall. He manufactures them in his Glen Ellyn, Illinois, shop, …

Engines

Review: Spigen SGP Sleeve for the New iPad

The <b>Spigen SGP Sleeve for the New iPad</b> is a simple sleeve case for the new iPad 3. I’m not generally a big fan of sleeve cases for the iPad (though I do love the Flowfold) – but this one looked quite nice when SGP offered it among a handful of review units they recently sent me. So I decided to try …

Cool Things: Smarter Stand Makes iPad Smart Cover Smarter

I’m starting to think that Kickstarter may soon become my favorite source of new iPad accessories.It seems like a month doesn’t go by without discovering at least one very promising looking new iPad related gem on the superb community funding platform site.<p>Today <b>Smarter Stand</b> grabbed my attention. …

Psychiatrist Says People Who Post Pictures of Meals Online May Have Medical Issues

Okay, this actually happened: The Mental Health chair of the Canadian Obesity Network presented on the connections between, say, obsessive …

60beat iPad Gaming Accessory Could Be The iOS Missing Link

It appears the iPad gamepad of our dreams has finally arrived. The 60beat is a full-sized gamepad designed for iOS devices and it connects to iPads and iPhones via the headphone jack. While there aren’t many games that support the technology (yet), the concept is fairly simple. The controller works …

Apple Nears 50 Billion App Store Downloads, Plans Giveaway

Apple said on Thursday that it is approaching 50 billion downloads from its App Store.<p>As has become customary for such events, Apple is prepping a …

Apps

Maybe the Low-End iPhone Is Really a Mid-End iPhone

Martin Hajek<p>What if Apple’s long-rumored low-end iPhone isn’t targeted at the smartphone market’s lower reaches? What if it’s targeted at the …

iPad Mini

US defense dept prepares to let Apple and Samsung challenge BlackBerry over contracts

BlackBerry, long a fixture in the Pentagon, could shortly face huge challenges from Apple and Samsung for contracts to sell millions of smartphones …

Marissa Mayer Is Giving New Parents At Yahoo $500 To Buy Baby Stuff

That's not the last of the parenting benefits at Yahoo, reports the WSJ:<p>Among some of the other new benefits: New parents will receive $500 to spend on household expenses, such as laundry, house-cleaning, food or childcare, as well as Yahoo-branded baby gear, a spokeswoman says. (Employees with new …