"I was always treated as if I had insisted on being born in opposition to the dictates of reason, religion, and morality, and against the arguments of my best friends." ~ Pip's Lament "Great Expectations" (Chapter 4, pg. 25)
Monday, April 10, 2017
Top News - Weekly Compilation - 04/10/2017
Weekly News Compilation
This week's news compilation contains another set of eye-opening and inspiring articles that are sure to amaze and perhaps even alter your perception of reality.
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When the Rubik’s Cube was first invented in 1974 by Erno Rubik, he himself could not even imagine what he had created. A wave of people using it hit the United States when it was released in the country in the 1980’s. This complex, mathematical puzzle cube became a best seller overnight. However, that was only the beginning. The Rubik’s Cube had transformed into a beacon, an iconic symbol for all of […]
If the theme song of Ghostbusters always manages to bring a smile to your face then these ghost trap wall hooks will be right up your street. Yes, you heard it right! The clever people at Dave’s Geeky Ideas have come up with a design for Ghostbusters inspired wall hooks, for a tiny theme house based on the movie. Considering the massive fan following of Ghostbusters, we are quite sure that Dave […]
Who says grown-ups don’t like their toys? No one can say no to a cool piece of technology, and when it is the owner of a multi-billion enterprise, then the fancier the gadgets, the better. Take the example of Jeff Bezos; business is flourishing at Amazon.com, so he needs other ways to entertain himself. How about a 13 feet tall mech robot suit? Anyone can be a super villain with this bad […]
Accidents that involve heavy commercial vehicles are potentially dangerous. They account for about 10 percent of all fatalities in the US. Over 327,000 accidents involving 18-wheelers are reported to the police every year. These accidents occur in different forms. Here the most common types of truck accidents you need to know. 1. Jackknife Accidents A jackknife accident occurs when a large 18-wheeler and its trailer skid and swing to form a 90-degree […]
Digital ads have been a reliable source of revenue for high-traffic websites and a lucrative opportunity for advertisers since the early days of the internet. But there's one big problem that's always interfered with the success of these digital ads: ad blockers. Ad blockers, like the appropriately named AdBlock, usually operate as plugins for various internet browsers and automatically block ads from appearing to give users more direct, less cluttered access to […]
When you owe thousands or even hundreds of thousands of dollars on things like houses, student loans, cars, and credit cards, it never feels like you're free. To enjoy life to the fullest, you'll purchase extras or take special trips, but you can't completely remove the shackle that is your monthly payments. Therefore, debt will always keep you shackled. According to studies, if you're feeling captive to your debt, you're not alone. […]
Public Wi-Fi is now being offered almost everywhere and on paper, it sounds pretty great. However, there is one minor problem with it. Due to its open nature, it is vulnerable and can be hacked by any skilled individual. Once they successfully breach the network, they can manipulate any and all connected devices and can misuse whatever information they get their hands on. However, this does not mean that you should give […]
Are you one of the many people who takes their phone everywhere? Well, you could be underestimating its potential to optimize your life. The processing capabilities of modern smartphones has developed so much that we rely on them for daily activities. Keeping up-to-date with news, staying in touch with friends, researching and ordering products, playing games, and getting directions, amongst many other uses. All of this means we take them with us […]
It's impossible not to think of the Internet as part of our lives. It's become a basic right akin to food and shelter. However, more than the presence of an Internet connection, its benefits are only as good as how they are brought back to the consumers. Although Internet adoption is not just measured in the speed ot whether you have ADSL or fiber, it provides to every home, it is one […]
Whether or not you have watched the Aliens movie series, one glance at this creepy looking cookie jar is enough to know that it represents an unearthly creature. We present to you the world’s most disgusting cookie jar that resembles a Xenomorph egg and, hold on to your hats, the lid is in the shape of a Facehugger! For the non-believers, a Xenomorph egg is the egg of an alien while a […]