The Apple Watch: Half Computer, Half Jewellery, Mostly Magical
It believes that it can make the smartwatch a mass-market phenomenon, much as it did digital music players, tablets, and touchscreen phones. A lot more is riding on the arrival of the Apple Watch than how you'll use it to check your incoming text messages....
April 10, 2015
A Tough Time For Deer, But Elephants Finally Catch A Break (Sort Of)
Traipsing on snowshoes the other day through, over and around waist-high drifts in the woods behind our house I crossed a veritable superhighway of deer tracks that meandered among the rhododendron, laurel, pine, spruce and fir, and reflected how life ...
March 7, 2015
Gris: Time to toot our kazoo
In the first chapter, she wrote: “Legend has it the kazoo was invented in Macon, Georgia, in the 1840s by Alabama Vest, an American black, and made to his specifications by Thaddeus Von Clegg, a German-American clock maker. It was reported to have ...
January 27, 2015
Paso Robles downs Newbury Park for Northern Division football title
The Bearcats had been cramped into a triple I-back jumbo formation for most of the first half, Paso Robles' answer to losing three of its top running backs to injury and the sloppy conditions. “We were waiting for that one,” Baldwin said of the ...
December 6, 2014
Bars & Clubs: Feb. 12-18
Jazz jam with Steve Arvey, Mondays. Live music Tuesday-Sunday. Information: 941-388-7539. Five O'Clock Club: 1930 Hillview St. Mumbo Jumbo and Reverend Barry and Funktastic Soul, Feb. 13. Democracy, Dec. 14. Roz is the Cause - benefit, Feb. 18....
February 12, 2015
FCC Chairman Wheeler: 'Lets Be Clear, We're Not Regulating the Internet!'
Because the beauty of digital is you can share spectrum in ways you never could with analog. There's an opportunity for incumbents to say I can share because spectrum usage is now more efficient. But Bouverot came back to China, noting that in that ...
March 3, 2015
Harris Teeter deals 11/19: Flour, Green Giant veggies, turkey bacon & much more!
ZVR digital e-coupons: Don't forget to add the Harris Teeter ZVR digital e-Vic coupons to your Harris Teeter VIC card and remember, you can stack the e-coupons (also known as ZVR coupons) with manufacturer coupons to maximize savings. The link to your ...
November 18, 2014
Apple Watch release date, price, specs and features UK: When is the Apple Watch coming out? Pre-order Apple Watch now
More interesting uses include using Passbook to pull up your boarding pass at an airport, an SPG app that lets you check in to your hotel and unlock your room with your watch, and an Alarm.com app ... is entirely new: a Digital Crown enables you to ...
April 10, 2015
Bosch’s B9512G and B8512G Security Control Panels
Bosch Security Systems, Inc. introduces a new security control panel family for large commercial applications with the launch of the B9512G and B8512G. Approved for combination burglar and fire alarm applications ... an internal clock and calendar.
April 9, 2015
This alarm clock showers you with targeted beams of light and sound
We all know what it's like to be woken up by a bedmate's alarm, don't we? Over the years ... Why this matters: Study after study has shown that a large chunk of the human population is getting less than the recommended daily quota of sleep.
April 9, 2015
The Apple Watch: Half computer, half jewelry, mostly magical
When it wants your attention—an alarm, an incoming text or call—it actually ... Battery life, Twitter, World Clock, your next Calendar appointment, where you are on the Map, and so on. You can tap one of these glances to open the corresponding app.
April 8, 2015
Artists In Their Own Words: Andrew Larimer
I really want to get more at the intersection between the theatrical and physical world and the digital world. That’s what we are ... (Pause). Ugh, the alarm clock. I have both a legitimate alarm clock, and I have my phone to wake me up, so it’s ...
April 6, 2015
Retail needs a full connect with ‘Internet of Things’
For example your alarm clock could signal the coffee machine to prepare your morning brew, or your appointment calendar can be synched to the ... are we going to make use of these devices? I foresee large possibilities and a bright future for the retail ...
April 6, 2015
Casio F-91W Review: The World's First Smartwatch
Based around a comparatively large LCD screen, the F-91W packs a lot of information on its home screen. Not only do you have the time as a twelve or twenty-four hour clock ... digital watches it feels utterly natural. As well as having a daily alarm ...
March 30, 2015