Category Archives: Science and Technology

Science

I saw this story about a guy using a balloon to take pictures of the Earth from 20 miles up and I couldn’t help but think back to this story I’d read the week before about the Flat Earth society. … Continue reading

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Science

Regrowing limbs on humans moves a step closer?

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New way of creating electricity with the potential to change the world or another of those stories that never comes to anything?

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Internet

Twitter growth leveling off? Can’t see it dying anytime soon though (unless a newer, more sparkly replacement comes along). I’d kinda miss it as well, it still provides me amusement. Like listening to people moan about how bad our service … Continue reading

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Technology

CCTV camera developed that can spot suspicous behaviour. I’m not sure how alerting people that someone has left a bag will stop suicide bombers who tend to carry their bags with them? When I’m at trains stations I also have … Continue reading

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Internet

Create dodgy looking URLs with ShadyURL. Like this. http://5z8.info/double-your-wang_b6w9q_barely-legal.

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Technology

Upcoming tech of 2010. Some of it looks a bit pointless but I do quite like the Ideapad U1, Skiff and dual screen netbook.

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Computers

PC vs Mac security, expert opinions. Not a huge surprise really but interesting to see the comments from actaul experts rather than fanboys. Overall consensus seems to be that Macs are less risky (saftey through obscurity) but PCs are more … Continue reading

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Internet

What is up with the Australian government? Not content with trying to block access to anything they don’t like on the internet, they now seem to be trying to restrict images of women with small breasts (encourages paedophiles don’t you … Continue reading

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Internet

Oooh, quality reporting from Fox – “Turning the XBox (dramatic pause) into the SexBox!” They might have wanted to do some research before that piece as there may well be a sexbox at some point.

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