Dear Facebook Neighbors
I generally keep to myself and I try to be relatively quiet, except when I am cleaning my house when I will test the “goes to 11” theory on my Bose wave radio. The good I hope this will give you better insight to your neighbor (me) who leaves for ...
April 3, 2015
The Art of Unplugging: 6 Things You Can Do Right Now
Do Not, I Repeat Do Not Sleep With Your Phone! Yes you, stop sleeping Yes, I am talking about the bedside table as well -- that is still sleeping with your phone! There is no (You will survive!) Get a good classic plug in alarm clock radio to ...
March 19, 2015
McConnell offers way out of Homeland Security impasse
WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday took a big step toward preventing a partial shutdown of Homeland Security with just four days left before funding for the agency expires. McConnell, R-Ky., announced that he is essentially ...
February 24, 2015
People With Disabilities Can Easily Find Accessible Spots With This App
Inspired by his own experiences, a filmmaker has created an app to help people with disabilities. Jason Da Silva was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, a disease that affects the central nervous system, in 2006, and uses a motorized scooter to get ...
February 22, 2015
Could a dawn-simulation alarm clock get me up and running?
But being jerked out of sleep by my iPhone alarm was not getting me out of bed, and when I did awake properly, I was often grumpy, groggy and in no mood to do what banishes grumpy grogginess better than anything, which is to get my running gear on and ...
January 7, 2015
Full text: Obama's 2015 State of the Union Address
And that's why I will not let this Congress endanger the health of our children by turning back the clock on our efforts. I am determined to make sure American leadership drives international action. In Beijing, we made an historic announcement — the ...
January 20, 2015
Hacked dog, a car that snoops on you and a fridge full of adverts: the perils ...
It'll transform the way we live and work - but will the benefits outweigh the dangers? Your alarm clock will cross-reference traffic flow: if it's light, you get to sleep an extra 10 minutes. . As a result, your lamp, cat or pot plant will be part ...
March 11, 2015
Why Are Alarm Clocks Still a Thing?
A 2011 survey from market research firm YouGov found that while 48 percent of respondents aged 16-34 said they used their phone as an alarm, another 38 percent said they use either a clock radio or an ... to Roger Ekirch, a sleep historian at Virginia ...
April 10, 2015
The Soundfreaq Flower Freaq is ready for Mother’s Day
This wireless bedroom speaker and alarm ... clock. Sound Rise’s display is also designed with a custom font that optimizes readability without filling a room with excess light. Sound Rise includes a special dedicated button to use either as a sleep ...
April 9, 2015
If you can remember…
Calley, the Pet Rock, Trigger, Rin Tin Tin, the M and M boys, Mercury capsule, duck and cover, Wolfman Jack, Bridget Bardot, the Animals, Top Cat, cork pop guns ... Strawberry Alarm Clock," Beam me up now, Scotty," The Marlboro Man, Johnny U.,
April 8, 2015
Soundfreaq and The Novogratz Team Up To Launch Sound Rise Flower Freaq, A Limited Edition Wireless Bedroom Speaker & Alarm Clock
Flower Freaq is a modern wireless bedroom speaker and alarm clock that combines The Novogratz’ unique designs ... allowing users to wake up gently to the radio, music or alarm chime. Sound Rise’s upright design reduces the size of its footprint ...
April 8, 2015
Danny Heitman’s ‘At Random’: Baton Rouge mockingbird’s 4 a.m. chirping isn’t exactly a welcomed wake-up call
Last week, from a deep sleep, I began to hear ... I comforted myself with the thought that there are worse alarm clocks than birds. On most days, I’m awakened by the clock radio, which greets me with the morning news. The tidings are invariably bad ...
April 4, 2015
How to Stop Nightmares from Destroying Your Sleep?
... or to the Tone of an Alarm It is wise to go to sleep with only the tone of an alarm that will wake you up or if you wake up naturally on your own. Sometimes, if you wake to a clock radio, you will hear the voice of the announcer and it will take you ...
March 30, 2015