"Escape Rooms" entertain and puzzle
"Hey guys, look here — there's something with this map," says Campbell, studying an antique world-map with several coordinates noted in magic marker. "We need a clue, please," Lela Soliven of Old Bridge calls out into If the group appears to be at ...
January 21, 2016
North Jersey 'escape rooms' are part of worldwide craze for group puzzle-solving
"Hey guys, look here — there's something with this map," says Campbell, studying an antique world-map with several coordinates noted in magic marker. "We need a clue, please," Lela Soliven of Old Bridge calls out into the ether. "We want to win." It ...
January 21, 2016
Ted Cruz's Howitzer
The 43-year-old had dreamed of running a presidential campaign ever since he got his start in politics in rural Missouri. Now From his earliest days running state and local campaigns, he's taken a scorched-earth approach to politics. The attack ...
January 20, 2016
Susan Dromey Heeter's Budget Vogue: Time is precious, clocks are addictive
In doing an inventory of timepieces in my little home, I discovered in the kitchen alone — between the stove, the microwave, the radio, the wall clock — there are four time zones. On occasion they match, but for the most part, they vary by a minute ...
January 17, 2016
Freeman's Pennsylvania Sale
After the 190-year-old Taunton, Massachusetts, silver company filed for bankruptcy in February 2015, it was acquired by Lenox for $22.2 million, and the archives were sold to satisfy creditors. Peter Cameron, CEO of Lenox, came to the sale and bought ...
January 18, 2016
MTA Will Completely Close 30 Subway Stations For Months-Long "Revamp"
For one, Cuomo is pushing for an expedited rollout of countdown clocks for lettered trains and the 7 line, starting this year. Granted, the MTA promised . Fucking MTA. First ones up against the wall, I swear to God. short time. The 125th street ...
January 10, 2016
The Universal Remote's Secret Calling Is the Smart Home
Every device can map its basic functions to the Neeo's buttons, and everything else happens on the screen. Savant and Neeo are working with companies around the world to integrate their products and interface into its remote. . I believe Nest ...
January 7, 2016
New Map Reveals How The Milky Way Grew Up
“Close to the center of our Galaxy, we see old ... map really is one for the ages.” It’s an interesting time in the world of space exploration and discovery. NASA recently released intentions to journey to Mars, according to the Wall Street Journal.
January 10, 2016
10 Clocks Worth Visiting Around The World
The world is jammed full of clocks, but only a handful are truly magnificent. Only a few are destinations unto themselves. Yes, some of these clocks are well know, but others haven't been given the praise they deserve. A sun dial you can walk up?
March 19, 2013
World's priciest wall clock?
If you've got $2,000 in loose change, the firm is now offering a similarly styled wall clock with gauges customized to show time. The attention to detail is superb right down to the authentic blue blacklight and chunky knobs, though this timepiece is going ...
January 12, 2011
101 Uses for an Old Apple Power Mac G3 - a Wall Clock
Slideshow: 10 Apple Trivia Questions Etsy user pixelthis created the Apple Power Mac G3 clock. "This is the side panel of a retired Mac G3, and it has been transformed into a working wall clock using a USA made quartz drive movement. The clock measures 16 ...
July 21, 2009
The Darth Vader Wall Clock
We have featured a lot of geek clocks here on geeky gadgets, but none as cool as this one, the Darth Vader Wall Clock, a fun accessory for star wars fans. This cool geek clock stands six inches tall, and features glowing red eyes and even has built in ...
September 24, 2008
Geeky Clocks – The Big Time Digital Wall Clock
Check out the Big Time Digital wall Clock, this has to be the coolest clock I have seen so far. This gigantic digital clock measures 100 cm x 50 cm, about the size of a 37 inch LCD or Plasma TV. This cool clock is made from lightweight materials ...
June 22, 2008