Sam Jacob

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Six of Georgia's natural wonders

<b>Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge</b><br>The largest intact freshwater swamp in North America, the Okefenokee spans 700 square miles, much of it under …

Hack your productivity with the 5-hour rule from ‘Mr. Robot’

Why you should be reading, reflecting, and experimenting every single week.The post Hack your productivity with the 5-hour rule from ‘Mr. Robot’ …

11 apps that can help you get through the airport as quickly as possible

Thankfully, there are apps that are designed to helps travelers get in and out of the airport as quickly as possible.<p>We've come up with a list of 11 apps that can save you time at the airport, from apps that can give you up-to-date information on security lines to those that will let you pre-order …

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Yennamo Yedho - Puthiya Ulagai Full Song

Khan Academy & Comcast team up to bring affordable Internet to low-income families

The problem with online education is that it’s so limited to people with high-speed Internet access.<p>The poorest and most rural communities, who could stand to benefit most from free online education, often lack reliable broadband. So Comcast, the maligned cable company, is making its largest …

Better Materials Design for Attaching and Removing Things, Part 2: Sugru + Magnets

We've been fans of Sugru since before the stuff even launched and are not surprised to see it's been a smashing success. What we didn't foresee is …

Ahead of Christmas, ZowPow Launches Plush Toy Controllers That Interact With Mobile Games

Like moths to a flame, kids gravitate toward iPad and iPhone games. But for parents that want their children to still be exposed to real-world toys, a new startup called ZowPow is offering a way that they can do both.<p>The company makes plush toys that can control gameplay.<p>One of their very first …

In Long Run, Nissan's Ghosn And Tesla's Musk Have Good Reason To Fear Fuel Cells

Renault Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn and Tesla Motors honcho Elon Musk have both been loud advocates for battery-powered vehicles, but their recent bad-mouthing of hydrogen fuel cell powered cars is a reminder that neither of these technologies will make much of an impact any time soon.<p>Ghosn, leader of …

Tesla Model S No Fire Hazard, Says German Auto Authority

The first of two investigations into impact-related fires in Tesla’s Model S has concluded, and it’s good news for the electric-car maker.<p>The German …

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Eye-tracking takes a big step towards the mainstream with Tobii’s new dev engine

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: Eye-tracking is going to be a big deal for consumers very soon.<p>But before the tech gets to you, it first has to get to developers — and Tobii wants to make that happen. The eye-tracking company is taking the wraps off its EyeX Engine, a new set of tools …

Visualized: Inside the Vertu workshop, where phones are made by hand (video)

While not everyone's comfortable with splashing out on a fancy Vertu phone, there's no stopping us from appreciating the company's craftsmanship and engineering expertise since its Nokia days. We're talking about dealing with various luxurious materials -- pearl, ruby, sapphire, titanium, gold, …

UPS researching delivery drones that could compete with Amazon's Prime Air

Flying parcel-carriers are the next logical frontier for delivery companies<p>Amazon made headlines Sunday night when it announced it was working on small drones that could someday deliver customers packages in half an hour or less. But the e-commerce giant isn’t the only company researching how to …

Insanely lifelike Morgan Freeman portrait painted on an iPad

A talented artist can get a lot of mileage out of the various art apps available for the iPad, but we ain't never seen anything like this. Digital …

The Android-Powered, Dual-Screen YotaPhone Launches In Russia And Beyond For €499

Remember the YotaPhone? The delightfully kooky Russian smartphone that pairs a bog-standard LCD screen with an eInk display on its rump? It’s been teased for a launch for months now, but the company behind it has just spilled the beans at a press event in Moscow: the YotaPhone will launch in …

Pantanal sunrise

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Kawaguchiko Panoramic View

Thirsty Squirrel

Midnight sun