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  • This Video Explains How to Survive a Free-Falling Elevator
    The chances of you being in a free-falling elevator are remarkably small, but this information might at least help alleviate any fear you have toward riding them.Read more...
    - 23 Oct 15, 11:00pm -
  • You Might Be Able to Alleviate Hangover Headache Pain With Relaxing Music
    The throbbing pain in your brain might be the worst part of a nasty hangover. Before you have some hair of the dog , try throwing on your favorite relaxing tunes instead.Read more...
    - 23 Oct 15, 10:00pm -
  • Add Voice Control to Electronics with a Raspberry Pi and Arduino
    Ever wanted the ability to yell at your electronics? Over on Make, they show you how to add commands to electronics, including a Roomba, Philips Hue, and a few other things. Read more...
    - 23 Oct 15, 9:30pm -
  • Build Better Habits With an Improvisational Mindset
    Breaking out of your daily routines can be a powerful way to unlock great new ideas, both personally and professionally. Jazz musicians and improv comedians are often masters at this idea of breaking from routine and taking a novel approach.Read more...
    - 23 Oct 15, 9:00pm -
  • Helium Adds a Picture-in-Picture Mode for Videos on OS X
    Mac: When you want to play a web video while you’re working, you usually have to resize a browser window and tuck it into the corner of your screen. Helium allows you to overlay a video, much like a picture-in-picture mode.Read more...
    - 23 Oct 15, 8:30pm -
  • Nexus 6P Review: The Android Phone For Everyone
    Google-designed Nexus phones have been beating the handsets designed by third-parties for a few years now, owing to their use of an unfettered stock Android. With the 6P, Nexus finally gets gorgeous hardware to match the luster of its powerful software. It’s the Android phone almost everyone should buy.Read more...
    - 23 Oct 15, 8:30pm -
  • Build Your Own Handheld Raspberry Pi-Powered Tablet
    We’ve seen Raspberry Pi-powered tablets before , but they’re always a bit clunky to actually build. Adafruit has put together a guide that shows one of the easiest, best looking, and cheapest Pi tablets we’ve seen. Read more...
    - 23 Oct 15, 8:00pm -
  • Save Up To 20% on Gift Cards To Select Stores and Restaurants
    Ebay just kicked off a nice little promotion promotion, with discounts of up to 20% on gift cards for several popular stores and restaurants, including IHOP, GameStop, Steak ‘n Shake, and Jiffy Lube. If you see any places where you would have spent your money anyway, then this is a no-brainer. [Up to 20% off Select Gift Cards]Read more...
    - 23 Oct 15, 7:45pm -
  • This Week's Most Popular Posts: October 16th to 23rd
    This week we examined the added costs of being poor, learned how to manage a panic attack, wondered if Google uses Mad Libs to name their products, and more. Here’s a look back at this week’s most popular posts.Read more...
    - 23 Oct 15, 7:00pm -
  • Why There Aren't More Women in Tech, and Why It Matters, in One Graphic
    Tech, and other STEM disciplines, have a notable gender and diversity disparity. This graphic explains a few reasons why we have this problem and why it matters.Read more...
    - 23 Oct 15, 6:30pm -

Boing Boing

  • newJoe and Donald sing classic 80s Mandopop
    It was so nice of the presidential candidates to treat us to a stirring duet of Fei Yu-ching's 1983 hit Yi Jian Mei.https://boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2024/07/ssss.mp4Here's the original song, embedded below.The post Joe and Donald sing classic 80s Mandopop appeared first on Boing Boing.
    - 3 hours ago 11 Jul 24, 2:39am -
  • newSay goodbye to your groomer when you have this $70 pet grooming kit!
    TL;DR: Does your cat or dog hate the groomers? Give your furry friend an at-home grooming with this 6-in-1 pet grooming kit, which is now on sale for $69.99 (reg. $139)!We're sure you love your furry friend, but truthfully, they can get pretty dirty (there's so much grass to roll in and dust balls to swat!). — Read the rest The post Say goodbye to your groomer when you have this $70 pet grooming kit! appeared first on Boing Boing.
    - 6 hours ago 11 Jul 24, 12:00am -
  • newGray kitty freezes in terror for 40 seconds when he sees his cute reflection for the first time (video)
    It's always amusing when a young kitty or pup sees its reflection in a mirror for the first time, but never have I seen a kitten looking as horrified as this one.With ears pinned back and every strand of fur standing straight up, the terrified fluffball doesn't take his eyes off the scary "newcomer" for even a second as he nervously cries out. — Read the rest The post Gray kitty freezes in terror for 40 seconds when he sees his cute reflection for the first time (video) appeared first on Boing Boing.
    - 6 hours ago 10 Jul 24, 11:53pm -
  • newStay cool for the summer with this portable neck fan, now $36!
    TL;DR: Profuse summer sweats are definitely here, so let this wearable neck fan keep your bod chill. Head directly to checkout to grab the summer's ultimate accessory on sale for only $35.99 (reg. $49)!Hate sweating the minute you step out of your house or the car? — Read the rest The post Stay cool for the summer with this portable neck fan, now $36! appeared first on Boing Boing.
    - 9 hours ago 10 Jul 24, 9:00pm -
  • newImpacts of the Presidential debate far overestimated
    The calamitous response of the news media after both candidates' catastrophic performances in the most recent Presidential debate was not indicative of any real shift in voter opinion.I felt the fear after that last debate. For the first time, I had some cracks in my belief that US citizens would not end our experiment in democracy and turn the country into a fascist nightmare. — Read the rest The post Impacts of the Presidential debate far overestimated appeared first on Boing Boing.
    - 9 hours ago 10 Jul 24, 8:22pm -
  • newMan had nothing to declare. Customs officers found 104 snakes in his pants
    A man traveling to China from Hong Kong had nothing to declare as he entered the country. Officers, suspecting otherwise, searched him and found 104 snakes in his pants. They were "mostly small" ones, report customs officials."Each bag was found to contain living snakes in all kinds of shapes, sizes and colours," it added. — Read the rest The post Man had nothing to declare. Customs officers found 104 snakes in his pants appeared first on Boing Boing.
    - 10 hours ago 10 Jul 24, 7:46pm -
  • newTown council removes Looney Tunes Jesus artwork from prestigious prize exhibition
    The image above is detail of Sydney, Australia artist Philjames's wonderful oil-on-lithograph painting "Jesus Speaks to the Daughters of Jerusalem." The Sydney Council has just removed the work from the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre where it was displayed as part of the prestigious Blake Prize exhibition, showcasing works by "local and international contemporary artists who explore spirituality and religion." — Read the rest The post Town council removes Looney Tunes Jesus artwork from prestigious prize exhibition appeared first on Boing Boing.
    - 10 hours ago 10 Jul 24, 7:27pm -
  • newPolice arrest man with "multiple gerbils" in his pants after pet store robbery
    After a pet store was robbed in Hilliard, Ohio, police soon found a likely suspect: a man with hamsters in his pants. Matthew Pancake was subsequently charged with breaking and entering, and vandalism. Mr. Pancake's leopard-print pants, as seen in footage, were another clue. — Read the rest The post Police arrest man with "multiple gerbils" in his pants after pet store robbery appeared first on Boing Boing.
    - 10 hours ago 10 Jul 24, 7:16pm -
  • new"Large Horse" is silly fun with subdomains
    Visit Large Horse. Click the plus sign. Do it again. Again. Again. Again. Watch the address bar in your browser as you click. Again. Again.Enjoy silly fun with subdomains. (via Waxy)Previously:• Interactive web toy transforms Turing's morphogenesis theory into digital artThe post "Large Horse" is silly fun with subdomains appeared first on Boing Boing.
    - 11 hours ago 10 Jul 24, 6:51pm -
  • newRedditor's "legal" free cheesecake hack is neither legal nor new
    How's this for a piece of ragebait — bragging about a supposedly new and legal way to steal cheesecake from Costco: u/starvingnintendo9000 posted to the r/lossprevention subreddit:"I bought a carvel cake yesterday and ate the whole thing, today I went to the store, took a brand new one out of the freezer and returned that one with my original paper receipt. — Read the rest The post Redditor's "legal" free cheesecake hack is neither legal nor new appeared first on Boing Boing.
    - 11 hours ago 10 Jul 24, 6:45pm -

Ericulous

  • The Impact of Energy Storage Solutions on Renewable Energy Deployment: A Deep Dive into Battery Technologies
    In the dynamic world of renewable energy, the role of energy storage solutions has become increasingly crucial. As we shift towards more sustainable energy sources, the integration of efficient storage systems is paramount to address the variability of renewable energy sources like solar and wind. Among the plethora of technologies, battery storage systems (particularly lithium-ion, […]
    - 50 days ago 22 May 24, 2:45am -
  • Teeing Off: Golfing Around the World – Best Places to Go
    Golf is a sport that transcends borders, offering enthusiasts the opportunity to explore some of the world’s most breathtaking landscapes while enjoying the thrill of the game. From iconic courses steeped in history to scenic gems nestled amid stunning natural surroundings, the world is dotted with destinations that promise unforgettable golfing experiences. Here are some […]
    - 77 days ago 24 Apr 24, 11:42pm -
  • Homegrown Sustainability: Cultivating Green Habits in Your Home
    In an era marked by growing environmental awareness, cultivating green habits within the comfort of your own home has become a powerful way to contribute to sustainability. By adopting eco-friendly practices and making conscious choices, you can transform your living space into a beacon of sustainability while reducing your ecological footprint. Let’s explore some key […]
    - 77 days ago 24 Apr 24, 11:37pm -
  • Top Tips and Tricks for Styling Your Rock T-Shirts
    Rock T-shirts are an incredibly versatile fashion item. They not only give you an outlet to showcase your music tastes and represent your favorite bands but they can also be styled in several ways. Read on for some tips and tricks to help you style your Rock T-shirts. Experiment with the fit When wearing a […]
    - 84 days ago 18 Apr 24, 2:47am -
  • Essential Fire Prevention Tools Every Home Should Have
    Every year, residential fires account for a significant number of injuries, fatalities, and property damage globally. While these statistics are concerning, the good news is that many fires can be prevented with the right tools and knowledge. Equipping your home with essential fire prevention tools is not just a matter of safety; it’s a proactive […]
    - 25 Oct 23, 1:00pm -
  • What Do You Need To Know About Fiancé Visas in Oregon?
    Applying for fiancé visas is very common in America, and it is usually the first spouse who is eligible for a green card. If you have been considering applying for one but have had no luck as of yet, visit this page for more help. The consultation that you will schedule with an immigration lawyer […]
    - 10 Sep 23, 11:16pm -
  • Go for an Experienced Lawyer in Nevada to Increase your Chances of Winning a Suit
    At some point of time, everyone would require some sort of legal support. It could be big or small but one needs to be extra careful in choosing the best Nevada legal support team that would stand by the client’s side strongly from the start to the end. An experienced attorney will not be judging […]
    - 22 Jul 23, 1:20am -
  • Barefoot Running: Myth or Reality?
    In the world of athletics and fitness, where trends wax and wane with the tide of new scientific studies and anecdotal evidence, barefoot running stands out as a fascinating subject that ignites heated debates. Is barefoot running simply a fashionable fad, a myth perpetuated by an overzealous few, or does it have merit rooted in […]
    - 18 Jul 23, 10:37pm -
  • 10 Things Everyone Should Know About Conveyancing
    Navigating the complex world of real estate transactions can be daunting, especially when you’re new to the process. One term that you’re likely to encounter on this journey is “conveyancing”. Many might wonder what conveyancing is, and why it’s so crucial. Conveyancing refers to the legal process involved in transferring the ownership of a property […]
    - 18 Jul 23, 10:21pm -
  • Should You Seek Legal Consultation After a Car Crash in Alabama?
    Car accidents and on-road mishaps in Alabama can leave a trail of destruction behind. Nothing compares to the trauma, but when you know that someone was reckless and caused the accident, you should take all relevant steps to recover a settlement. The compensation should cover your medical bills, income losses, and other expenses related to […]
    - 8 Jul 23, 2:00am -