iconReddit

A picture under the Mackinaw Bridge in Michigan.
submitted by fisheramike to pics
Teach your kids to play Magic
submitted by twigboy to gaming
In the 11 years we had our snake, only one mouse was able to ingeniously escape being eaten. Un(...)
My new toaster oven has an "A bit more" button
submitted by mreverything1691 to mildlyinteresting
A retirement home recreated famous movie posters for their 2015 calendar
submitted by bacon-lazer to movies
Why can cheese age for years at a time, yet get moldy after a short time in my home?
submitted by RockMusicAndChem to askscience
The Red Green Show, a Canadian comedy show, ran for 15 years. This is the full episode "Rent a (...)
more go

iconTechmeme

How Small Bitcoin Miners Lose on the Crypto-Currency Boom-Bust Cycle (Nathan Schneider/The New (...)
Nathan Schneider / The New Republic:How Small Bitcoin Miners Lose on the Crypto-Currency Boom-Bust Cycle  —  “Mining” is the engine that keeps the Bitcoin network working, but it has swelled
Netherlands' NXP Semiconductors to acquire Austin-based chip maker Freescale in an $11.8B deal (...)
Michael J. de la Merced / New York Times:Netherlands NXP Semiconductors to acquire Austin-based chip maker Freescale in an $11.8B deal  —  Chip Makers Will Merge in Deal Worth $11.8 Billion  —  NXP Semiconductors said
Lenovo launches sub-$200 tablets, Android-based Tab 2 A8 and A10, and Windows-based MIIX 300 (N(...)
Nicole Lee / Engadget:Lenovo launches sub-$200 tablets, Android-based Tab 2 A8 and A10, and Windows-based MIIX 300  —  Lenovo rolls out new sub-$200 tablets, two with Dolby Atmos  —  Lenovo
Why Silicon Valley is the new revolving door for Obama staffers (Washington Post)
Washington Post:Why Silicon Valley is the new revolving door for Obama staffers  —  In 2004, when Barack Obama was running for the U.S. Senate, he made his first visit to Googles campus and saw firsthand
Sources: social news reader Prismatic on the block, with Microsoft the front runner in buying i(...)
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:Sources: social news reader Prismatic on the block, with Microsoft the front runner in buying it; Apple and Yahoo have also expressed serious interest  —  Microsoft Wants
HP's Spectre x360 is a 13-inch Broadwell-powered convertible laptop with up to 12.5 hours of ba(...)
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:HPs Spectre x360 is a 13-inch Broadwell-powered convertible laptop with up to 12.5 hours of battery life, available today from $899  —  HPs Spectre x360 is
David Besbris no longer running Google+, replaced by longtime VP of Product Bradley Horowitz (I(...)
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:David Besbris no longer running Google+, replaced by longtime VP of Product Bradley Horowitz  —  Bradley Horowitz Is Now Running Google+  —  More changes afoot at Google+. 
more go

iconNewsvine

Scientists Fear Another 'Little Ice Age' Is On The Way
Aundar argues that Earth is heading for another cooling period like the 17th century, when sunspots were very quiet.High sunspot activity has been associated with periods of warming on the Earth, like the period between 1950 and 1998. Scientists have noted
Gosselin girls go silent on whether they're doing OK, let mom Kate do the talking
No description.
It's cute, it's cuddly, it's sapping your willpower
No description.
Tupperware donates lunch sets for Toy Drive
No description.
'Arsenio Hall Show' canceled after one season
No description.
Christian Bale welcomes baby No. 2 with wife Sibi
No description.
How to Minimize the Effects of Water Damage to Thousand Oaks Homes
.
more go


iconTopix.net

Truck crashes into tree
The driver of the truck was able to walk away from the crash and seemed to be uninjured after he was checked over by paramedics at the scene. Its unclear at this time what caused the truck to drive into
Blasts in Iraq leave 37 dead
Members of Iraqi security forces and Shiite militia fighters make their way in vehicles from Samarra to the outskirts of Tikrit, north of Baghdad, Saturday as Islamic State suicide bombers and fighters struck targets in the northern Iraqi city of
Single stack
In the tech world a stack refers to all the elements of something. For the mortgage industry, the idea of the single stack is that one platform can either meet all of the functional requirements involved in assembling a mortgage,
February 2015 Round-up
Well, February seems to have had enough and is slinking off into obscurity, or at least the past, which I suppose its time for the usual summary thingy.
Photo: Bottles of nut chocolate liqueur are displayed in
Bottles of nut chocolate liqueur are displayed in VOM FASS at the Grand Canal Shoppes in the Venetian Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. The store sells whiskeys and liqueurs on tap and lets shoppers sample them before purchasing.
Raptors Play Badly, Crushed by Warriors
My eyes still hurt from staring into the flames of burning garbage for two hours as the Raptors were spanked like naughty school boys in front of 20,000 fans last night at the Air Canada Center. The game started off
Russian Opposition Politician Boris Nemtsov Shot and Killed in Moscow
Our global community of volunteers work hard every day to bring you the worlds underreported stories -- but we cant do it without your help. Support our editors, technology, and advocacy campaigns with a donation to Global Voices! See all
more go

iconFark

A view inside the Crayola factory is a lot like a trip to Willy Wonka's factory
Last month officially the coldest in Canada in 115 years: "The February 2015 temperature anomal(...)
Ever wonder what happens if you die on a plane? Besides no more beverage service, presumably
Photoshop this remarkable anise
A look at the golden age of drug marketing, a tale of glass, opium, alcohol, and neurotoxins
"The doomed Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was taken on an emotional 'last farewell' fly-past o(...)
Colorado sold 17 tons of retail marijuana. You know a product is successful when they use good (...)
more go

iconMetafilter

Titan, awash in oceans of liquid methane and full of azotosomes?
A press release from Cornell explains how the researchers used some creative chemical modeling to construct a hypothetical, methane-based cell thats stable in Titans sub-zero oceans. They call their alien life form an azotosome. It order search for this hypothetical
On pregnancy, waiting and the malleability of time
I am waiting for my baby, waiting for summer, waiting for knowledge, but the waiting itself becomes the knowledge and then, even as I am so hungry for transition I am practically clawing out of my skin, I begin to
The Book of Life
After a year, The Philosophers Mail (previously) has concluded its project. But fret not: it has been succeeded by The Book of Life, a continuously updated online book that aims to be the curation of the best and most helpful
"But the man's uniquely evil, isn't he?"
John Gray: The Truth About Evil: Blair made this observation in November 2002, four months before the invasion of Iraq, when he invited six experts to Downing Street to brief him on the likely consequences of the war. The experts
In Style: The Dress Doctors
Before ready-to-wear and before fast fashion, American women created affordable clothing for themselves and their families with help from the Dress Doctors—the thrift experts, home economics professors, and fashion guide authors who advised women how to craft the most appropriate
"This movie was made in 1986. It invented all the cliches."
Matt Zoller Seitz hosted a sleepover for his 11 year old son and his sons friends. Soon it came time to watch a movie, which produced: Notes on watching Aliens for the first time again, with a bunch of kids
Wonders of Destruction in Arabic Fiction
Historians of war and society would like to believe that military conflicts have fixed beginnings and ends. Conventional depictions of the Lebanese civil war are no exception and typically confine that conflict within the notional temporal parameters of 1975–90. But
more go

All credits go to the authors of these sites. Without their hard work Original Signal would not exist. Last updated on March 2nd 2015 05:44 | Contact