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DIY Houses In The Internet Age: Some Assembly Required

If you can barely swing a hammer, you can still build your own home.<p>Builders at the Maker Faire in New York City proved this point last fall, with something akin to an old-fashioned barn-raising.<p>The event celebrates the do-it-yourself aesthetic, particularly when it comes to digital fabrication and …

Man converts 3D printer into an air hockey robot

Want to practice your air hockey skills? Tinkerer Jose Julio used standard parts of a RepRap 3D printer, an Arduino controller, two discarded PC fans, and some plain old wooden slats to construct an air hockey table complete with a robot opponent.<p>The robot, inspired by his daughter's love of the …

Finding pi: Enterprises must dump their legacy ideas and search for radical innovation

Radical innovation has historically overcome barriers to scientific progress. For example, the discovery of pi as a numerical concept found …

World's Third Oldest Bible Displayed at Smithsonian

Ancient gospels with unique passages attributed to Jesus makes a rare holiday appearance.<p><b>Perched in the middle of a Victorian dining room, and surrounded by antique Asian vases, the world's third oldest Bible is now on display in Washington, D.C.</b><p><b>The Codex Washingtonianus, located at the</b> …

5 Ways to Eat More Kale

Kale is one of the healthiest foods you can eat. The leafy green is very low in calories (36 calories per cup) and is loaded with vitamins A, C, and K. It's also a good source of fiber and minerals such as manganese, magnesium, potassium, calcium, and iron.Problem is, kale isn't the sexiest veggie …

Ohio car dealers sue to block Tesla from selling cars in the state

Ohio isn’t just a battleground state in presidential elections.<p>Electric-car maker Tesla has been at odds with the state’s car dealers over its company-owned stores, and the battle doesn’t seem to be stopping.<p>The California company won the last round when a proposed amendment to an unrelated bill …

Google Brings Chrome Apps For Mac Out Of Beta, Offers Web Software That Works Offline

Google has brought its Chrome Apps to the Mac, letting users install apps to their desktop for use just like native software. There’s a Chrome App Launcher for Mac, too, which resides in your dock and provides centralized access to all those Chrome apps in the same place.<p>The apps available work …

25 Head Turning Holiday Dresses for Under $100

Whether you’re ready for it or not, holiday season is here. And while all of those parties will have you jingling bells, rocking around trees, and roasting chestnuts by fires, we want to help you to celebrate in style. Check out all of the budget-friendly dresses we’ve had our own eyes on for the …

The Wall Street Code - VPRO documentary - 2013

Retina iPad Mini’s A7 Runs At 1.3GHz, Same As iPhone 5s And Slightly Below iPad Air’s 1.4GHz

Early benchmarks, like this one at Geekbench, noted by Primate Labs founder John Poole, are getting posted for Apple’s new Retina iPad mini and they’re looking pretty good. The A7 in the smaller tablet appears to perform nearly as well as its larger sibling, but is clocked in about 100MHz lower at …

After British Criticism, Google Assembled Team of 200 to Fight Child Pornography

Four months after U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron called for search companies to step up their fight against child pornography, Microsoft and …

Eric Schmidt

West Wing Week 11/15/13 or, "We Will Stand By Your Side"