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29 Jan 12:50

The TappLock smart padlock opens with a fingerprint

by Steve Dent
Still fiddling with a key or combination to lock up your stuff? Get with the times, man! A company called Pishon Lab has launched a smart padlock that you can open with your fingerprint, in much the same way you unlock a smartphone. The TappLock come...
09 Feb 02:00

tastefullyoffensive: (photo via darktribalcow)

09 Feb 02:18

United States Deporting Military Veterans?

by brooke@proper.io (Brooke Binkowski)
Cooper Griggs

wow. total WTF?

Honorably-discharged veterans of the U.S. military have, under certain circumstances, either received deportation orders or been deported.
09 Feb 03:03

Commercial aircraft get their first global emissions standard

by Jon Fingas
Ground-based vehicles have had emissions standards for a while (just ask Volkswagen), but commercial aircraft like passenger jets? Not so much. However, the world just took one big step toward cleaning up the skies: a total of 23 countries have agree...
09 Feb 05:05

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08 Feb 23:44

it is so damned warm in southern california, this tree thinks...



it is so damned warm in southern california, this tree thinks it’s spring.

08 Feb 23:51

tastefullyoffensive: *yoink*

08 Feb 23:52

http://bunnyfood.tumblr.com/post/138954700877





09 Feb 00:00

4gifs: He was fine. [video] poor puppy!



4gifs:

He was fine. [video]

poor puppy!

08 Feb 21:25

Don't Selfie Your Ballot?

by webmail@snopes.com (David Mikkelson)
Is taking a photograph of your ballot and posting it online illegal? Depends on where you live and how you do it.
08 Feb 19:25

Free Chipotle Burrito Coupon

by webmail@snopes.com (David Mikkelson)
Cooper Griggs

Haven't tried it yet.

No scam: the popular fast casual Chipotle Mexican Grill chain is really offering up mobile coupons for free burritos.
08 Feb 07:03

This is February, right? #climatechange (at Los Angeles,...



This is February, right?
#climatechange (at Los Angeles, California)

08 Feb 09:06

Watch 540 dancing robots celebrate Chinese New Year

by Mat Smith
Cooper Griggs

#SkynetWatch

Ten robot cheerleaders isn't enough when it comes to celebrating Chinese New Year. To kick off the year of the monkey, Chinese broadcaster CCTV's TV special included 540 dancing robots, with a fleet of drones to top it all off with a layer of glitter...
08 Feb 18:26

Hacker posts info on thousands of Homeland Security employees

by Billy Steele
The US government has yet another security breach on its hands. Late yesterday, a Twitter account posted a Department of Homeland Security staff directory containing names, titles, email addresses, phone numbers and more for over 9,000 employees. "Th...
08 Feb 18:46

Things Organized Neatly

by turn
08 Feb 19:06

callitlikeiseesit

by kirkham
Cooper Griggs

holy shit

07 Feb 22:49

Scientists decode the bedbug's genes to help kill it

by Jon Fingas
Just the very thought of bedbugs probably makes your skin crawl, and that's made all the worse by their ability to adapt to new threats. Like it or not, that pesticide you used years ago probably doesn't work any more. What to do? Genetics might j...
05 Feb 20:17

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07 Feb 01:37

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07 Feb 06:37

crystalspyryt: Learning about the caucus process, one of the first things I asked was what we do in...

crystalspyryt:

Learning about the caucus process, one of the first things I asked was what we do in case of a tie. I saw how the coin tosses in Iowa went.
So … what do we do in Nevada?
Any guess?

It’s a high card draw.
I shit you not.

that time my oldest friend got to be a precinct captain for the nevada democratic caucus.

06 Feb 21:48

Street Art #marvista #losangeles #california #streetart #art...



Street Art
#marvista #losangeles #california #streetart #art #kuti (at Mar Vista farmer’s market)

06 Feb 22:02

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06 Feb 22:40

tastefullyoffensive: Video: Blind Chicken Gets a New Pair of...

06 Feb 20:32

California cruisin’ #marvista #losangeles #california...



California cruisin’
#marvista #losangeles #california #classiccar (at Floyds 99 Barbershop)

05 Feb 07:29

Scientists extend the lifespan of mice by up to 35 percent

by Mat Smith
Would you like to live 35 percent longer? Apparently the trick is removing worn-out "senescent' cells that have a degenerative affect on your body. "Cellular senescence is a biological mechanism that functions as an 'emergency brake' used by damaged...
05 Feb 16:12

Netflix renews 'Orange is the New Black' for three more seasons

by Edgar Alvarez
Netflix just announced it is bringing back Orange is the New Black for a 5th, 6th and 7th season. The streaming service's original series, created by Jenji Kohan (Weeds) and produced by Lionsgate, has been a hit since it debuted in 2013. With many aw...
05 Feb 22:22

Google is exploring wireless charging for self-driving cars

by Jessica Conditt
Self-driving cars are poised to be an incredible tool of the future, but they won't be much use if they can't hold a charge. It looks like Google wants to solve this problem via resonant magnetic induction, a form of wireless charging that could use...
05 Feb 02:57

still learning valuable french phrases :)



still learning valuable french phrases :)

05 Feb 03:19

i was watching a live stream of the debate, but muted it to briefly watch something on tumblr.then i...

Cooper Griggs

yyyyup

i was watching a live stream of the debate, but muted it to briefly watch something on tumblr.

then i totally forgot to unmute the debate.

i think that’s pretty much my current position on this whole thing.

05 Feb 04:05

"On our worst days, we’re a hundred times better than the republican candidates."

“On our worst days, we’re a hundred times better than the republican candidates.”

- Bernie, on him and Hillary