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Build A Guaranteed Fire Kit

Spring’s a comin’ and many of you are reorganizing your gear and kits for warm weather on the horizon. I’ve written posts before about Survival Fire …


Curved smartphones from LG and Samsung are just around the corner

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Wikipedia user: MOldar<p>Television tech is coming to new smartphones in the form of curved screens from two top TV …

How Are We As A Society Supposed To Progress If We Can't Spell Britney Spears' Name Right?

It's B-R-I-T-N-E-Y, bitch.

Britney Spears

Associated Press News

Make way for a new social media icon: the interrobang

It's the ultimate symbol to express excitement and outrage in our shockaholic era<p>At the risk of making my life sound more exciting than it really is, around once a week I find myself staring at my laptop keyboard wondering which of the symbols staring back at me – not to mention those only conjured …

Larry Summers, Gabrielle Giffords and Extreme Pilots Headline Google’s Partner-Petting Conference in the Desert

Google’s Zeitgeist Americas conference starts today at a tony resort near Scottsdale, Ariz., with more than 450 partners, customers and Google …

Larry Summers

Nearly two years after launch, Siri seems to exit ‘beta’ with iOS 7

With the iPhone 4S launch nearly two years ago, Apple introduced the Siri voice control system to its customers. At launch, Siri was a gimmicky feature at best, being released with bugs, a highly-computerized voice, sluggish content loading, and unreliable servers. In addition, Siri of 2011 was …

Child sex abuse commission to hear evidence on paedophile Steve Larkins

Hearings will examine how organisations handled complaints about Larkins, who was head of a foster care service<p>The head of NSW community services, as well as former and current executives of Scouts Australia, are to be called as witnesses at the royal commission into child sexual abuse in …