This Creepy App Isn’t Just Stalking Women Without... →
Girls Around Me is a standard geolocation based maps app, similar to any other app that attempts to alert you to things of interest in your immediate vicinity: whether it be parties, clubs, deals, or what have you. When you load it up, the first thing Girls Around Me does is figure out where you are and load up a Google Map centered around your location. The rest of the interface is very simple:...
Google and MIT announce open sourcing of the App... →
Tentsile - Portable Treehouse for Camping and... →
Gigantic Solar Tornado Is 5 Times the Size of... →
Discovered using NASA’s Solar Dynamic Observatory satellite, this colossal twisting mass is made up of superheated gas at a temperature of between 90,000 and 3.6 million degrees Fahrenheit. Over the course of three hours, this behemoth reached up from the sun’s surface to a height of 125,000 miles, or roughly half the distance between the Earth and the moon. The hot gases were whipped up to nearly...
Brilient(sarcasm) Quotes from Facebook →
You believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but ureself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together…. -Anna K
Feeding The Homeless BANNED In Major Cities All... →
The following are some of the major U.S. cities that have attempted to ban feeding the homeless….
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety,...– Benjamin Franklin - Wikiquote
How Waiters Read Your Table - WSJ.com →
Here, how to work the system. If you’re chatty… A waiter is more likely to assume a friendly, chatty table is there to party. Get ready for more offers of drinks, dessert and a talkative waiter. If you act moody… You may get better service. Several waiters said they are more careful to get every detail right when they believe a table is already in a bad mood (a couple fighting...
The NSA Is Building the Country's Biggest Spy... →
Under construction by contractors with top-secret clearances, the blandly named Utah Data Center is being built for the National Security Agency. A project of immense secrecy, it is the final piece in a complex puzzle assembled over the past decade. Its purpose: to intercept, decipher, analyze, and store vast swaths of the world’s communications as they zap down from satellites and zip through the...
the instant way to practice and learn a language
Solar panel made with ion cannon is cheap enough... →
Twin Creeks, a solar power startup that emerged from hiding today, has developed a way of creating photovoltaic cells that are half the price of today’s cheapest cells, and thus within reach of challenging the fossil fuel hegemony. The best bit: Twin Creeks’ photovoltaic cells are created using a hydrogen ion particle accelerator.
(via Video: I Got Blasted by the Pentagon’s Pain Ray — Twice | Danger Room | Wired.com)
MAN 1924 ::: Men’s Quality Clothing →
'Free the Network' trailer: from hacker activism... →