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Georgia Woman Kelly Gissendaner Sings 'Amazing Grace' During Execution

A Georgia woman who was executed despite a plea for mercy from Pope Francis sang "Amazing Grace" until she was given a lethal injection, witnesses said.<p>Kelly Renee Gissendaner, who graduated from a theology program in prison, was put to death at 12:21 a.m. Wednesday after a flurry of last-minute …

Eone Bradley Watch

In our age of digital timepieces and smartwatches, the Eone Bradley Watch is a breath of fresh air. Made available from a hugely successful …

Does Satechi’s new GoRemote Bluetooth iPhone controller really need to be waterproof?

The first impression upon seeing Satechi’s new GoRemote Bluetooth remote-controller for the iPhone is <i>oh man, that’s really freaking cool!</i> Followed rapidly by <i>wait, what am I going to do with this thing again?</i><p>There are enough ingredients baked into the GoRemote to prompt Tim Taylor-like grunts of …

11 Advanced Excel Tricks That Will Help You Get An Instant Raise At Work

Massive swathes of the economy rely on the program, and becoming skilled at Excel has become a license to print money in business.<p>So while there are a lot of basic tricks that you have to know, there are also a few tricks that will set you head and shoulders above the competition.<p>If you want to …

Mathematics

I Bought an Apartment Specifically to Rent Out on AirBnB

<i>This is a guest post by Jon Wheatley of Need/Want that originally appeared on the company’s blog. Need/Want makes innovative products that solve problems like SmartBedding and Draft Notebooks.</i><p>In 2012 I bought an apartment specifically to rent out on Airbnb. I’ve been managing it remotely for the …

Getting Bored With the Right Things

<i>And again he went away and prayed, saying the same words. And again he came and found them sleeping, for their eyes were very heavy, and they did not</i> …

You Can Lead with Influence

Leaders with influence stand out. When a teacher has influence, students seek a relationship outside of class and ask advice on topics outside of the …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

Alcohol

Livescribe 3 smartpen appears in FCC filing, can't wait to digitize your doodles

Now that we've got those naming suits out of the way, it's time to get down to brass tacks. With "brass tacks" involving a new smartpen, in this particular instance. The Livescribe 3 has just made itself known in a public FCC filing today, showcasing a svelte writing utensil whose main purpose in …

26 Home Theaters You Wish You Owned

Suddenly your couch seems really inadequate.