Indiana Jones 4 Starts Filming

Holy crap it’s going to happen… Lucas has started filming!

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Effect of Drugs on Spiders

Nature is amazing… this is the effects of different drugs on spiders, be sure to watch this to the end.

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Microsoft Forced to Scale Back Vista Aero Interface for Intel

Looks like in order for Vista’s Aero interface (all the sexy animation) to work on the Intel integrated graphics chips that Intel ships, Microsoft was forced to scale back the effects and power of the interface. Well that surely sucks, but I’m sure we’ll just see an enhanced pack added to Ultimate Edition or released [...]

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Sony Bravia 70XBR3 (70" LCD, $33k)

So for those of you holding out for a new TV and waiting to jump on the HD bandwagon, never fear, it’s here! The Sony Bravia (LCD) 70XBR3. The specs on this thing are impressive: Supports xvYCC Supports HDMI 1.3 120hz Motionflow Technology (Stops Blurring) 10-bit video processing Triluminos LED backlight 7,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio [...]

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Windows Vista Ultimate Extra: DreamScene

Interesting, this is one of the new perks that comes with Windows Vista Ultimate Edition (the edition of Vista that just includes absolutely everything and is $299), it’s called DreamScene and to break it down, it’s hardware-accelerated, animated, high quality backgrounds for your desktop. They are essentially high quality movie files that are being rendered [...]

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Image Cyclone JavaScript

JavaScript to Make Cyclone of Website Images

This is a hell of an interesting trick: Go to any website, is a good one Clear your address bar of any URL Paste this JavaScript into the address bar and hit Enter: javascript:R=0; x1=.1; y1=.05; x2=.25; y2=.24; x3=1.6; y3=.24; x4=300; y4=200; x5=300; y5=200; DI=document.images; DIL=DI.length; function A(){for(i=0; i-DIL; i++){DIS=DI[ i ].style; DIS.position=’absolute’; DIS.left=Math.sin(R*x1+i*x2+x3)*x4+x5; [...]

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Wii: Sadness (Adults Only, no not Porn)

Oh my god I think my dreams just came true… it seems a company called Nibris is working on an intense horror game, called Sadness, that is for the 21-and-older crowd with “strong nerves and no weak heart” and is working it up to be a real shocker type of game for the Wii by [...]

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Mysterious Color Palette

Color in Windows Let's You Always See Color

This is a weird one, bravo to this guy for figuring it out… You basically create this color: And anywhere you display it, it becomes transparent when playing a video in Windows Media Player and you always see the video through the color. So for example, make a giant 800×800 graphic of that color, then [...]

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CES HD Blowout Post #1

Ok I think CES this year is going to be the year of the HD, so let’s start with some awesome new things coming out: LG Releases their HD-DVD/BluRay Player the BH100, $1200 NetGear launches digital home HD-streaming media device New Pioneer Plasma sets are said to trimp LCD/SEDs in Quality, Summery Launch LetItWave shows [...]

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Chevy Volt, Rechargable Hybrid by 2010

AutoblogGreen has the scoop on the new Chevy Volt (think of a mini version of the sporty Cadillac) that can get up to 40miles on a single electric charge, can recharge in 6 hours, and with gas or ethanol can run up to 640 miles on a single tank. Those are some pretty incredible stats [...]

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Synthetica Blueice

JAVASOFT's Synthetica LNF

JAVASOFT has been working on the Synthetica LNF for quite a while and until recently I didn’t think it looked that great… then I had a look at the screenshot page and noticed just how different the LNF can look with different themes and some of the changes look fantastic. You can launch the WebStart [...]

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Mitsubishi WD-65831, Highest Rated HDTV on CNET

Woot! Looks like the Mitsubishi WD-65831 is the highest rated HDTV on CNET Reviews. That includes comparisons to other sets like LCDs, Plasmas and LCoS sets. I do have to say after owning this TV for a few months now, it’s fantastic. I’m not the biggest fan of the Dark Detailer, but the edge enhancement [...]

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XBox 360 v2.0 – 65nm CPU, HDMI, 120GB Hard Drive and "Soon"

Engadget has the poop on the next version of the XBox 360 and it looks like it’s getting: 65nm, cooler CPU (no word on if it’s faster, my guess is not) HDMI Connection (1080p) 120GB Hard Drive The code name for version 2 is “Zephyr” apparently. Also, no word on cost or if the 120GB [...]

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Tree Goat

South African Tree Goats

Well not really… but this guy managed to snag a few shots of goats that seem inclined to live in the trees. My guess is that these are those crazy mountain goats that like to live on the steepest edges of mountains… except they got screwed and relocated… so they are boycotting by climbing the [...]

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Searching for Amazing Amazon Deals

This blogger put together an awesome post that has links to find deals, for each area of Amazon, specifically for specials that are from 10-90% off. I’m pasting it here only for longevity, he is the genius behind this! Apparel & Accessories : 90% 80% 70% 60% 50% 40% 30% 20% 10% Beauty: 90% 80% [...]

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Die Hard: Protect Software From Crashing

Interesting… a researcher and Microsoft employee, with grants from Microsoft, Intel and others have been working on a piece of software that protects buggy software from crashing and also protects software from exploits by adjusting how it uses memory. The result is Die Hard. Here’s the official blurb: DieHard eliminates — or greatly reduces the [...]

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