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Magnet Toys

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Joseph P on Friday. 1 Reply

Neat videositeShort story: We’re a group of three university students from Norway who have for 3 years worked with a magnetic game…Continue

Tags: Magination, magnetic toys

Cloud Hosting Infected

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner Nov 1, 2016. 0 Replies

'Lurking malice' in cloud hosting services, study findsMalware in cloud hosting services is going undetected.Overall, the researchers scanned more than…Continue

Tags: malicious software, cloud hosting

Question about The Dresden Files.

Started by Joseph P. Last reply by BenGee Oct 22, 2016. 3 Replies

I have a question about a series of books.  I just recently tried reading the series, The Dresden Files.I've heard from so many people about what a great fantasy series it is.  It's the go-to reference for almost any discussion about modern magic in…Continue

iPhone 6 plus design defects

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Ruth Anthony-Gardner Sep 7, 2016. 2 Replies

A Design Defect Is Breaking a Ton of iPhone 6 PlusesThe phones apparently malfunction from "molding themselves to the shape of your rump if left too…Continue

Tags: Touch Disease, iPhone 6

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer (Official)

Started by Steph S.. Last reply by Loren Miller Dec 17, 2015. 8 Replies

Published on Oct 19, 2015 Watch the official trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, coming to theaters December 18, 2015.I can't wait to see this movieContinue

Tossing your privacy policies

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Donald L. Engel Sep 25, 2015. 5 Replies

The following companies just betrayed billions of peopleThese companies are lobbying for "hugely unpopular surveillance legislation that's been lambasted by privacy groups and security…Continue

Tags: surveillance, privacy, Cyber Threat Information Sharing, cybersecurity

Unsustainable Bitcoin

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Ruth Anthony-Gardner Sep 3, 2015. 2 Replies

... Bitcoin about 5,033 times more energy intensive, per transaction, than VISA... Bitcoin’s power usage per transaction isn’t remotely sustainable as a wholesale replacement for the conventional financial system.... According to my calculation, a…Continue

Tags: transaction costs, sustainability, Bitcoin

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Comment by Steph S. on December 5, 2013 at 4:47pm

Thank you Tony!!

Comment by Tony Carroll on December 3, 2013 at 12:27pm

Sorry Zeus. I misunderstood. Thought you said Quackin, not Kraken. My bad. Will get it right next time.

Comment by Steph S. on November 29, 2013 at 5:52pm

Comment by Steph S. on November 27, 2013 at 8:13pm

Thank you Ruth - that is funny.

Comment by Ruth Anthony-Gardner on November 26, 2013 at 8:12pm

Comment by Steph S. on November 25, 2013 at 9:24pm

Comment by Steph S. on November 25, 2013 at 9:23pm

Spud - oh yes Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia - yes I liked her too. Very good role. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carrie_Fisher

Comment by Idaho Spud on November 25, 2013 at 9:14pm

Good can-opening video Ruth.  I thought it would take a very long time until I saw how they did it.

Tony, I saved the SF reference photo, (mostly because the princess is one of the sexiest women I've seen : )

Comment by Steph S. on November 25, 2013 at 9:06pm

Comment by Steph S. on November 25, 2013 at 9:01pm

Thank you Ruth and Tony - those are great.

 

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