Getting notifications under control
A digital alarm clock wouldn't wake you until you told it what time, down to the minute. If a phone automatically started telling you what appointments to expect that day and how the weather would be, you called an exorcist (from another phone). But we ...
July 6, 2015
From Bombay to New York
The SS Orsova that I boarded in Bombay on 27 July 1963 had earlier docked at other Asian ports, picking up passengers who, like me, were headed to the US on travel grants. There were about 150 of us, half of whom were from India. Once back on the ...
June 19, 2015
North Carolina students Shannon Farrell and La'Kia Hill arrested over bomb hoax
Shannon Farrell and La'Kia Hill, students at South Iredell High School in North Carolina, said they only meant to alarm students by putting two ringing clocks in an unused locker and having them go off at two different times. WBTV reports that the 1500 ...
May 26, 2015
Seminole County teacher involved in road rage incident being fired for missed ...
A Seminole County teacher involved in a road rage incident is in the process of being fired from her job for not showing up to work and not telling her school district why, deputies said. Ellen Paladino, 59, has worked at Crooms Academy as a computer ...
June 11, 2015
Alarm clock wafts aromas of espresso and the seaside wake you up gently
The sudden screaming of an alarm clock is enough to jolt most of us awake but it's an unpleasant way to start the day. Now there's an alarm clock that's claims to be able to rouse you from the deepest of slumbers simply by wafting invigorating scents ...
May 27, 2015
Jewish woman rejected from travel job because she observes Shabbat wins £16k
Religious Jews must also refrain from writing, carrying out business transactions, driving or riding in cars, using the telephone, turning on or off anything which uses electricity such as lights, the television, computers and alarm clocks, cooking and ...
May 29, 2015
9 Investigates red light-running refunds in Orange County
Even though she received the ticket about three years ago, Mott said she remembered that the cameras flashed twice as she was making a left turn. "They always say whenever you do a crime you have to do the time. But, I feel like I paid a fine when I ...
May 19, 2015
Lindsey Gets Lost in 2028
He waved the same piece of plastic in the air and looked at me, blinking rapidly ... my pillow and quickly threw on some black leggings with jean shorts and a cute red T-shirt. At least that didn’t change. I quickly brushed out my hair and tied ...
July 9, 2015
Emerson SmartSet 3-Color Projection Alarm Clock CK53528
the Emerson SmartSet 3-Color Projection Alarm Clock CK53528 packs in a lot for the price. Plug in and the time sets itself (the only of the clocks to do this immediately and successfully in our tests); the projector casts it in blue, green, or red.
June 24, 2015
Equity SkyScan Atomic Projection Clock 31269 Alarm Clock
This clock is supposed to set itself, but we had trouble getting it to work, and also found setting the alarm difficult. On the plus side, it features an indoor thermometer, and testers like the projector. Also has battery backup. equitytime.com.
June 24, 2015
This Alarm Clock Wakes You Up To The Smell Of Hot Croissants Every Single Day
Nothing beats the smell of fresh, hot croissants first thing in the morning -- except for when that same beautiful aroma is what actually wakes you up in the morning, as opposed to the blaring sound of a digital alarm clock. You might think such an ...
June 10, 2015
Wake up to the smell of fresh-baked croissants, bacon with new alarm clock
Introducing SensorWake, an alarm clock that wakens sleepers with smells rather than sound. The device was created because creator Guillame Rolland, a teenage entrepreneur from France, is “damn sure happiness lies in simple things like a great morning or ...
June 10, 2015
The Last Alarm Clock You’ll Ever Need to Own
If you’re wondering how a simple alarm clock can be so compelling ... in the green on the week -- a week where almost every single S&P component was in the red on Monday afternoon. So we hitched our wagon to health care stocks. And these stocks have ...
May 13, 2015
Snap Me Up’s selfie alarm clock combines two of my most hated things
Like many people, the sound of my alarm clock in the morning doesn’t make ... To set a new alarm, you just tap the red + button and select a time and mode – if you don’t want the selfie option switched on, you can just set an alarm as normal and ...
May 8, 2015