Will the Apple Watch Eclipse the Classic Swiss Watch?
Which brings up the big ticking elephant in the room: Apple Watches will almost certainly never be heirloom pieces, no matter how much gold they are carved from, because, like your iPhone and MacBook, they will inevitably become obsolete. Meanwhile ...
April 16, 2015
Syrian activists report new suspected chlorine attacks in Idlib, dozens injured
The reports could not be independently verified. There has been an increase in reports of suspected chlorine bombs amid intensified fighting in the province where the rebels have made significant advances against government troops in recent weeks....
May 7, 2015
Swiss pilot anxious, excited to fly solar plane from China to Hawaii for 5 ...
It will sound an alarm to wake him if the aircraft does something unplanned. The cockpit is too small to stand in, "It's almost an inner voyage, at the end it's not so much exploring the Pacific it's also exploring myself." The Si2 aircraft has ...
May 3, 2015
Can You Develop Your Strengths In Just 11 Minutes?
Make it easy to get started by anchoring it to a habit you already have (like getting out of bed each morning, traveling to work, or turning on your computer), embedding it in your environment (such as putting your alarm clock on top of your running ...
March 23, 2015
Massive gift keeps nation's last clock school ticking
“They told me there were no schools left,” she said. “The only And clocks. More than 400 from all around the world. Cuckoos. Hundred day clocks. Grandfather clocks. Nautical clocks. Regulator clocks. Wall clocks. Mantel clocks. Alarm clocks. Some ...
February 27, 2015
Apple Watch? Whatever. Reviewing the Timex Datalink, the world's first ...
Stores up to 150 phone numbers (hence the “150” in the model name); Synchronize contacts, appointments, and to-do lists directly from your computer; Five separate daily alarms; Twelve loadable “WristApps” like stopwatch, countdown timer, and a golf ...
April 14, 2015
Sun-Times Editorial: Exelon's Rate-Hike Proposal is a Bad Bill
cost them at www.noexelonbailout.com/calculator. Just say no to the Exelon bailout. Vote no on SB1585/HB3293. BEST Coalition is a 501C4 nonprofit group of dozens of business, consumer and government groups, as well as large and small businesses....
May 6, 2015
Ecowaste sounds alarm on lead in paint
“With the clock ticking for the 2016 phase-out deadline for decorative paints, we urge paint companies to speed up their switch to non-lead pigments and driers, as well as to tighten quality control measures to prevent lead contamination at any stage of ...
June 10, 2015
Clock ticking as Bulls decision on dumping Tom Thibodeau looms
This desire for hands-on work with players contrasts sharply with his relationship with management, which has been non-existent other than general manager Gar Forman's occasional forays from his second-floor office down to Thibodeau's first-floor office.
May 27, 2015
The Diary: Elizabeth Spiers
Why a meditation workshop might be a necessary antidote to the ticking alarm clock of life ... In a few hours, my alarm clock will go off. My non-internet-enabled alarm clock that, at a slowly rising volume, wakes me with the soothing sound of radio ...
Chemical 'clock' tracks ageing more precisely than ever before
In a paper published today in Genome Biology 1, Horvath reveals how methylation levels change in human tissues from before birth to the age of 101, and shows that it is a near-perfect predictor of age for non ... the ticking of the biological clock.
October 21, 2013
Alarm Clocks That Are the Most Foolproof
Still, stand-alone alarm clocks aren't foolproof either. The most common blunder: confusing p.m. for a.m., so the alarm doesn't go off in the morning, says product-usability guru Donald Norman. Creating a more reliable alarm clock isn't difficult ...
July 24, 2013
Alarm Clock Will Shred Your Cash If You Don't Wake Up
Eamon Murphy was an English grad student before joining DailyFinance in 2011. As associate editor, he has written about Occupy Wall Street, the price of Legos, the value of artwork by Thomas Kinkade, and the human cost of making Apple products. In addition ...
June 19, 2013
California Budget Clock Sounds
That alarm will sound today, June 15 ... The question is, what will they say and will we listen? The budget clock is ticking.
June 12, 2010