Category Archives: Technology

A Better Way to Build Breakwaters

European Patent Office Spanish engineers Antonio Corredor Molguero and Carlos Fermín Menéndez invented a revolutionary mould for concrete blocks that protect harbours against storms. Vote & win: http://bit.ly/2PTXtaf#InventorAward

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D-Wave Just Open-Sourced Quantum Computing!

 New open-source quantum software tool enables developers to tackle real world problems Burnaby, BC – January 11, 2017 D-Wave Systems Inc., the leader in the development and delivery of quantum computing systems and software, has released an open-source, quantum software … Continue reading

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Redefining the Second

Researchers have created this atomic clock using the atoms of the element ytterbium at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Boulder, Colorado. They say it could be the most precise method of measuring time in the world   … Continue reading

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Smell the Action: Cineplex to launch 4D technology

Johnny LaRue did it on SCTV in the 80’s! – Paul David Friend, The Canadian Press Published Tuesday, April 12, 2016 4:53PM EDT Cineplex is launching an even pricier night at the movies this summer with so-called 4D technology, which … Continue reading

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A project to algorithmically generate all “prior art” and obviate the patent system

“All Prior Art is a project attempting to algorithmically create and publicly publish all possible new prior art, thereby making the published concepts not patent-able.” So far, the project has generated 1,660,000 inventions. 1460392748-9803eaba-cda7-4761-b5c2-a4a15e5a5cf2 An adjustable visual optical element is … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi 3 Launches

Cool!  The new (and stupidly inexpensive) Raspberry Pi is about to be released… Time to build something! Check out some cool PI project recipes at Instructables Raspberry Pi is a dynamic microcontroller that is capable of just about anything a … Continue reading

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Everything About This Four-Year-Old Driving And Crashing A Truck Is Perfect And Good And Hilarious

Thank you Internet.   Everything About This Four-Year-Old Driving And Crashing A Truck Is Perfect And Good And Hilarious    British kids are cuter than American kids, FACT. But to make them truly perfect, you need to give them remote … Continue reading

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Good Marketing, Bad Taste

You couldn’t miss it if you were strolling through Chicago’s Rush Street nightclub district, known as the ‘Viagra Triangle’ for its appeal to middle-age suburbanites on the prowl. On one side of the giant billboard was a voluptuous, lingerie-clad female … Continue reading

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What OS would Jesus use?

Ubuntu Christian edition The Ubuntu Christian edition is a special version of Ubuntu Linux that comes with a porn blocker and Christian software. Along with the standard Ubuntu applications, Ubuntu Christian Edition includes the best available Christian software. The latest … Continue reading

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The End of the Oil Era Looms?

By Alexander Jung | Speigel Oil, uranium, gold and platinum are more sought after than ever today. The search for natural resources is becoming increasingly difficult and prices are soaring. But future growth of the world economy depends on these … Continue reading

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