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August 30, 2011

The Wacom Inkling pen...

Rob Cottingham alerted us to the looks-incredible Wacom Inkling, a ballpoint stylus that lets you sketch in any paper notebook, and then transfer that sketch digitally to a computer. With 1,024 levels of pressure sensitivity, the ability to create layers and vectors, this is one heck of a Wow!

Posted by Snaggy at 10:06 AM

August 28, 2011

Tidbits for Steve and Irene!

Zorgon announces Steve retires as CEO ... ! , ... Jennisuzan thought it was a Beautiful Tribute, ... Erbo uncovers another High-profile tech retirement, ... and Xanthine sends her best to To all on the East Coast.

Posted by Snaggy at 01:29 PM

August 22, 2011

Make fire from ice!

Too good not to share...

via Reddit!

Posted by Snaggy at 11:32 AM

August 17, 2011

Shirley the Elephant heads to a sanctuary

In 1999, Shirley, an crippled former circus elephant, is shipped to the Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee, where she is re-united with a friend after a 22-year separation. Here's part 1... be sure to click on Part 2, and have a Kleenex ready for your tears!

And here's an update to the story from 2008, Celebrating Shirley's 9th year at the Sanctuary.

Posted by Snaggy at 03:41 PM

August 16, 2011

Killing mosquitoes with lasers and home electronics

Posted by Snaggy at 10:32 AM

MakerBot sends Colbert to space (his head anyway)

via Laughing Squid!

Posted by Snaggy at 06:18 AM

August 14, 2011

Deep Fried Forum Tidbits!

The Famous Druid is a Proud Geek Dad, records another Aussie military triumph, ...and notes It was 30 years ago today...... GrumpySteen serves up Deep Fried Butter, ... Indigo says Hello Geeks, and Ashitika wonders about Burlington VT.

Posted by Snaggy at 03:37 AM

August 11, 2011

Happy Birthday Woz!

Yes it's that's special time of year again, the birthday of Steve Wozniak! Happy Birthday Steve, we hope you have a fantastic year!

Lst year we went to Steve's surprise party... I cannot reveal what is happening this year. ;-)

Posted by Snaggy at 03:54 AM

August 04, 2011

Tidbits for early August !

HalfVast was going through the files, ... The Famous Druid discovers Republicans concede defeat in 2012 presidential election, ... GrumpySteen rounds up My Little Portal Pony, ... Rhonwyyn thinks This here's for Spungo and asks the big question... Gmail, Y! Mail, or....?

Posted by Snaggy at 06:21 AM

August 01, 2011

iPad head girl!

Posted by Snaggy at 05:59 AM