Seth Hamilton

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How To Build A 5 Gallon Bucket Hydroelectric Generator

With self-sufficiency on the rise in almost every large city, it is common to see people trying to set up their own power or water supply. Recycling …

Coffee Payment System Doesn’t Void Your Warranty

[Oliver] is back with an update to his recent coffee maker hacks. His latest hack allowed him to add a coffee payment system to an off-the-shelf …

Seed libraries struggle with state laws limiting exchanges

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For thousands of years, people have exchanged seeds to grow terrific tomatoes or produce the perfect potato, but a new effort …

5 Open Source Home Automation Projects We Love

By Luke Dormehl8 minute Read<p>With big-name companies like Google and Apple entering the space, 2014 has been the year of smart homes. But while Nest, …

Google releases Android Studio 1.0, the first stable version of its IDE

After two years of development, Google today released Android Studio 1.0, the first stable version of its Integrated Development Environment (IDE) aimed at Android developers. You can download it right now for Windows, Mac, and Linux from the Android Developer site.<p>Google first announced Android …

Non-GM successes: Index by year

Here's a list, ordered by year, of some of the non-GM successes we have come across. They include allergen-free peanuts, striga-resistant cowpeas, …

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You’ve Gotta Check Out These Hilarious New Moto 360 Ads

Motorola has released four new Moto 360 ads, promoting the company’s Android Wear device with a sprinkle of class and a dash of humor. The spots …

Google's Push For Transparency Could Delay A Bunch Of Tech IPOs

And that, he told Business Insider during a break from a visit to Collective's London office, could make a bunch of companies think twice about whether they want to file IPOs or not.<p>Some of those companies are looking at the experience of Rocket Fuel, an ad network that went public in September …

The Best First-Person Shooters Of 2014

Like most years, 2014 was a pretty good year for first-person shooters. Some great games were released, and others have been teased for next year or released in Alpha.<p>For the purposes of this list we’ll look just at titles that launched this year as full games—not “Early Release” or Alpha or “Pay …

The next hot tech bet...farming?

Venture capitalists see a budding opportunity in one of the oldest industries: farming.<p>From big data to drone technology, Silicon Valley investors …

Zuckerberg attacks: If Apple really cared about customers, iPhones would cost less

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has lashed out at Tim Cook’s privacy policy, calling it “ridiculous,” and knocking Apple for pricing its products as highly as it does.<p>Zuckerberg’s rebuttal follows comments made by Cook in September, in which he noted that, “When an online service is free, you’re not …

Tim Cook

Blueprint Health Launches Consortium to Accelerate Health Technology Innovation

Blueprint Health, a NYC-based accelerator program today announced the launch of a new initiative, the Blueprint Health Collective, an open consortium …