"Water over the deck on DDGs is a known hazard and we have been lucky so far that no one has been hurt. We should be proactive now to incorporate deck operating limitations before an injury or death ultimately dictates it." The incident occurred on ...
June 28, 2015
Storm Alarm Clock…Part 2
It happened again. I thought it might. And it did. I got a couple of texts in the middle of the night which alerted me to the severe weather. So I got up at 12:30am. I got to work by 2am to relieve meteorologist Don Slater. I am tired. Storms contained ...
June 26, 2015
Eating and Drinking in Mexico City: A Diary
At the time of the arrival of Cortes and his men, the conquest that would lay waste to a people and culture and transform the place from a Nahuatl culture to a Spanish culture, the city was one of the largest in the world, larger than Paris and London ...
June 26, 2015
Storm Alarm Clock…Cooler Weather Arrives
This is a big drop from yesterday. Norfolk did tie the record of 99 degrees, and there were some 100s inland. However, yesterday southwest winds delivered the hot temperatures. Today winds will be out of the northeast. They will run at 8-12mph. The ...
June 24, 2015
Griffin WatchStand hands-on: Low price Apple Watch charging dock heavy ...
There is no Apple Watch Magnetic Charging cable included with this accessory so you need to use the one that was sent with your Apple Watch or one you purchased later. The rubber adapter piece is The USB cable is then run to your outlet and the ...
June 26, 2015
Tech Spotlight 2 alarm clock models make the end of a dream a little more ...
The Soundfreaq Sound Rise Wireless Speaker and Alarm Clock requires a Bluetooth-compatible music player or one with a 3.5mm audio cable. The Sound Rise comes in gray or Limited Edition Plaid. The product retails for $99.99. The Homtime C1Pro ...
June 22, 2015
5 Ways the Internet of Things Will Change Your World
And of course, a large number of people carry something on them, as well – a FitBit, for instance, or a smartwatch that can track their movements, and monitor their workouts and sleep patterns. Where will this go? Within a few years, more insurance ...
June 26, 2015
I’m jolted awake by the sound of the fire alarm. My first instinct is to jump to my feet ... At this stage, it’s an unusually large number. Only a final ten are allowed to survive until the end, and the final exam will determine which ten of us that ...
June 27, 2015
Amazon Takes On Siri And Cortana By Opening Alexa Virtual Assistant To Hardware Makers
Digital assistants like Siri and Cortana have their own little perks, but a big one none of them have is the ability ... Someone could ask their Wi-Fi alarm clock for the weather, as one example, or ask their car to begin reading them a book (how odd ...
June 25, 2015
The Week's Best Android, iPhone, iPad, and Windows Phone Apps
If you're planning on going to any number of festivals this summer ... [Free] Perfect TimeKit: A simple app that combines a stopwatch, alarm clock, and world clock into one easy-to-use app that's visually appealing. All the individual components are ...
June 23, 2015
Living lettuce: L.O.T.U.S. Urban Farm and Garden Supply
He soon realized he preferred T-shirts to business suits, rooster to alarm clock. Now, in addition to L.O.T.U.S., Sheffield ... A box of live chicks sits in the middle of the L.O.T.U.S. retail store, and a large vat of compost tea brews by the door.
June 20, 2015
Official Android Clock App On Google Play Store Gives Users Taste Of Nexus Experience
While it may not seem like that big of a deal, Google's stock Android clock app is cared about by a surprising number of people - all of whom can ... users can set a stopwatch, alarm, and check the time for cities around the world. It also includes a ...
June 19, 2015
Advanced medical alert systems now offer GPS, fall detection
Other providers include LifeStation, Medical Alert, MobileHelp, ADT Medical Alert, Medical Guardian, Bay Alarm Medical and Life Alert ... with a prominent emergency button amid extra-large number keys, and a smartphone with the emergency icon on the ...
Fifty Jayhawks Named to Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
LAWRENCE, Kansas – Kansas distance runner Chris Melgares is at least aware of the snooze button on his alarm clock, but don’t get any ideas ... 50 Jayhawk freshmen honored as members of the All-Big 12 Rookie Team, announced by the league Thursday.
June 18, 2015