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18 Ago/10

What’s in Your Backpack? [Ask The Readers]

What’s in Your Backpack? [Ask The Readers]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Your backpack is your constant companion throughout your academic career and, in many cases, long after. What are the essentials in your bag that get you through the day? More » (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Continua a leggere – Original Link: What’s in Your Backpack? [Ask The Readers] Technorati Tags: ask the...

16 Ago/10

Advice on Dressing Like a Post-Collegiate Adult Male [Clothing]

Advice on Dressing Like a Post-Collegiate Adult Male [Clothing]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); When money’s tight and your main requirement is class attendance, whatever you’ve got will probably do. If you’re looking for guidance on getting duded up and not looking like, well, a college student, an Ask MetaFilter thread has some great advice. More » (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Continua a leggere –...

15 Ago/09

Pick the Right Screws and Nails for the Job at Hand [Tools]

Pick the Right Screws and Nails for the Job at Hand [Tools]

If you’re a contractor, the charts and usage tips here will be old hat to you. For the rest of us, this chart helps make knowing which nail or screw to use less of a hit-or-miss prospect. Unless you’re 12 and building a tree fort from stuff you scrounged from the back of your dad’s workshop, you’ve really got no excuse for using the any-nail-will-do philosophy. Nails and screws are constructed in a variety of thicknesses, strengths, lengths, and with varying threading...


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14 Ago/09

Your Need to Sleep (or Not) Might Be Hard-Wired [Health]

Your Need to Sleep (or Not) Might Be Hard-Wired [Health]

Those friends who claim they “only need” five or six hours of sleep, as compared to your lazy eight? Researchers suggest their lowered slumber needs are a genetic mutation, and that the rest of us shouldn’t fight our instincts. Photo by littledan77. In other words, genetic researchers have found what appears to be a marked difference in a gene that regulates daily body cycles and rhythms between people who seem to usually sleep just five or six hours, on average, and...

14 Ago/09

Your Need to Sleep (or Not) Might Be Hard-Wired [Health]

Your Need to Sleep (or Not) Might Be Hard-Wired [Health]

Those friends who claim they “only need” five or six hours of sleep, as compared to your lazy eight? Researchers suggest their lowered slumber needs are a genetic mutation, and that the rest of us shouldn’t fight our instincts. Photo by littledan77. In other words, genetic researchers have found what appears to be a marked difference in a gene that regulates daily body cycles and rhythms between people who seem to usually sleep just five or six hours, on average, and...

13 Ago/09

Mozilla VP on What Firefox Mobile Means for Your Phone [Firefox Mobile]

Mozilla VP on What Firefox Mobile Means for Your Phone [Firefox Mobile]

Is a full-fledged, add-on-powered mobile browser something you want for your phone? Jay Sullivan, Mozilla’s Vice President for mobile, works every day to make it happen. Read what Sullivan has to say about Fennec, iPhones, Android, and all things mobile. Sullivan leads the team at Firefox maker Mozilla creating a mobile version of Firefox, dubbed Fennec, which would be available as both a pre-installed browser on cooperating phone makers’ models and as a free download for as...

11 Ago/09

DesignYourDorm Takes The Guessing Out Of Moving In [Back To School]

DesignYourDorm Takes The Guessing Out Of Moving In [Back To School]

If you’re heading off to college this year and living on campus, web site DesignYourDorm aims to alleviate the decorating guessing that goes on when moving into a dorm. Just supply your school, residence hall, and room number during registration, and if you’re lucky you’ll get a 3D model of your room. The site doesn’t have replicas of every room in every university in their database, but they allow users to add floor plans, meaning that in time it’ll only...

11 Ago/09

BatteryCare Displays Detailed Battery Information [Downloads]

BatteryCare Displays Detailed Battery Information [Downloads]

Windows only: System monitoring utility BatteryCare shows detailed information about your battery’s wear level, capacity, and consumption—and even shows the CPU temperature as an added bonus. The utility not only gives you loads of great information about your system’s battery, it also will let you automatically disable Windows Aero if you are running on battery power, or pause demanding services—though it doesn’t tell you which services those are. Overall...

11 Ago/09

Xbox 360 Updates, Streams Netflix with Friends in Party Mode [Updates]

Xbox 360 Updates, Streams Netflix with Friends in Party Mode [Updates]

Microsoft pushed an update to their Xbox 360 gaming consoles today, including, among other things, an excellent update to the Netflix application that allows users to browse and queue movies from their 360 as well as watch select content “with” friends. (Click the image above for a closer look.) In all, the Netflix updates include: Party Watch – Catch a show with your friends!  Bring your party into Netflix and watch a movie or TV show together.  (Feature...