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Thursday: July 2, 2009

Five climate studies that don't actually live up to their hype.Five climate studies that don't actually live up to their hype.

...many news stories prematurely attribute local or regional phenomena to climate change. This can lead to the dissemination of vague, out-of-context or flat-wrong information to the public.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Science @ 11:54 AM | Tags (7) | climate | environment | hype | change | warming | global | earth |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 1, 2009

Upcoming Star Wars toy lets you move an object with your mind (aka The Force).Upcoming Star Wars toy lets you move an object with your mind (aka The Force).

Put this one on the Christmas list this year.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 3:56 PM | Tags (5) | starwars | force | toys | gadget | brainwave |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 52 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 30, 2009

The evolution of space cruiser design.The evolution of space cruiser design.

A very thorough post with an extensive gallery. Simply put: awesome.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Space @ 7:13 AM | Tags (7) | evolution | gallery | space | starwars | startrek | cruiser | evolution |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 33 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 29, 2009

Software not yet smart enough to sort out human relationships.Software not yet smart enough to sort out human relationships.

World-Check doesn't rely on automated tools to build its database. That responsibility lies with analysts employed by World-Check to sift through primary sources of information to identify high-risk individuals and document their connections and relationships with other people.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 11:16 AM | Tags (4) | humans | interesting | relationships | software |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 1 Click | Posted by Vin


Friday: June 26, 2009

Looks like the Pirate Bay won't be getting a retrial anytime soon.Looks like the Pirate Bay won't be getting a retrial anytime soon.

In denying the appeal, the court conceded that Judge Norstrom should have declared from the outset he was a member of the copyright groups, according to reports.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 2:01 PM | Tags (5) | appeal | piracy | piratebay | software | trial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 11 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 23, 2009

A real-life tale of how 'Find My iPhone' actually works.A real-life tale of how 'Find My iPhone' actually works.

Neat story but I don't think this course of action should be recommended to all owners of lost iPhones.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 12:14 PM | Tags (4) | apple | iphone | lost | software |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 28 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 22, 2009

Watch Donny and Marie perform a tribute to the Star Wars movie circa 1977.Watch Donny and Marie perform a tribute to the Star Wars movie circa 1977.

You crazy Osmonds and your dance number movie parody skits.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Silly @ 10:40 PM | Tags (4) | campy | dancing | seventies | starwars |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: June 18, 2009

MacWorld takes a look at the new iPhone 3.0 software from a corporate point of view.MacWorld takes a look at the new iPhone 3.0 software from a corporate point of view.

Sure it is, now let me finish this game of Peggle.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 7:24 AM | Tags (3) | iphone | corporate | software |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: June 17, 2009

Version 3.0 of the Apple iPhone software is officially available to the public.Version 3.0 of the Apple iPhone software is officially available to the public.

Congratulations to all my fellow iPhone users who finally now have the ability to cut and paste.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 2:55 PM | Tags (4) | iphone | software | apple | ipod |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 4 Clicks | Posted by Vin


A writeup on how to use the best forty features of the new iPhone 3.0 software.A writeup on how to use the best forty features of the new iPhone 3.0 software.

Everything you need to know to maximize your iPhone enjoyment.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 7:47 AM | Tags (4) | iphone | firmware | apple | features |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: May 6, 2009

More zombie computers are on the rise. Run for the hills!More zombie computers are on the rise. Run for the hills!

Put your Spybots and antivirius software on separate scheduled tasks. This tech tidbit brought to your for free by your friendly GeekLikeMe.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 9:45 AM | Tags (4) | bots | zombies | attacks | spyware |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 369 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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