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Life On The Death Star - Shooting Lasers At Space Junk

Scientists want to shoot all the space junk out of the sky, just like Darth Vader taking pot shots at X-wings.

The Five Most Powerful Supercomputers In The World

The highest pinnacle of computer technology is the supercomputer.  Never mind gaming rigs like the Pure Luxury or the Alienware Area 51. If one were ever used for gaming, they'd blow them out of the water in a split second. These systems are powerful enough that they've their own unit of measurement for their processing speed-the petaflop.

Here are the five supercomputers  in particular that stand out above the others as the best of the best; the cream of the crop.

Plumen 001 Wins British Design Award For Energy Saving Sculptured Lighting

Whoever thought that light bulbs could be fun, both for the designer and the consumer? Fun and functional; that's the motto of Hulger design, the British design house that brought out the cool, crazy phones for Skype and other VoIP services. The new sculptured bulbs, Plumen 001, just won the top product category and the overall best British Insurance Design Award.

 

 


How Cameras Sensors Work And The Benefits of HDSLR Sensors for HD Video

Knowing how digital cameras work will help you make wise decisions when purchasing a camera and creating images. Learn why larger sensors are better for capturing video and how they work.


LunchCommunicator Guilts Kids Who Don't Eat Their Lunches

I have heard many parents complain about how much effort it takes to make lunches every day and how little appreciation they get for that effort.  My mom makes great food, but for some reason when I was a kid I rarely ate the lunches she packed and I was forever trying to hide the fact that I didn’t eat them.  With the LunchCommunicator this deception would be a thing of the past.

Just Your Basic Cell Phone With $10,000 Worth Of Design: The +YvesBehar Phone

Some writers diss Yves Behar's new +YvesBehar phone for lacking the functionality of today's smart phones.  True, it doesn't access the Internet, send email, or incorporate touchscreen technology.  But the +YvesBehar has something else...

Smart Jukebox Brings Touch To The Tunes

From San Francisco creative firm Frog Design comes the TouchTunes Virtuo, a new take on the old jukebox and one that is far more in line with how we want our music delivered.

New Video Game Releases: Week 11, 2011

This week is a pretty exciting one for video games with a lot of new titles being lined up and slated for release. Dance the night away (and burn some calories while you're at it) with Dancing on Broadway. If you're purely in it for the exercise then why don't you pick up Fit in Six for the Wii? Experience the adventure from the book Beastly in its official game or take a chance shooting down real beasts in God Eater Burst. Lastly, immerse yourself in some RPG fun with Okamiden or take on a more daring role as a member of a criminal underground gang in Yakuza 4.

The Nvidia 2Win Graphics Card

EVGA is a company that's pretty important in the world of computing- they're responsible for producing both Nvidia graphics cards and Intel motherboards. To challenge AMD Radeon's new dual core card, they gave us the specs on one of their own on Friday- the 2win Geforce GTX 460. The short version of this story: it's shaping up to be a fine piece of hardware.

Nudge Nudge Link Link - Get Your Emails When You Need Them

Emails getting buried? NudgeMail puts them where you need them, when you need them.