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Can We Really Become Addicted to Technology?
Offbeat  (tags: technology, health, humans, addicted )

Ray
- 10 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Through smartphones, tablets, laptops and their apps, technology now influences almost every aspect of our lives, and many fear that this digital way of life can be dangerously addictive.
Snowden Leak: NSA Plans to Infect 'Millions' of Computers
Offbeat  (tags: technology, Hacking, Intelligence, Internet, Security, USA )

Ray
- 35 days ago - rt.com
Yet more previously secret surveillance operations waged by the United States National Security Agency were made public Wednesday morning thanks to leaked documents supplied by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
Study: Internet Trolls Are Also Terrible In Real Life
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, internet, technology, bullying, trolls, online )

Robert
- 52 days ago - pcmag.com
Internet trolls and video game griefers are just as broken in real life as you've always suspected, according to a new psychology paper by Canadian researchers.
Is the Ukraine's Floating Castle Real or Fake?
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, design, interesting, odd, technology, unusual )

Frans
- 61 days ago - industrytap.com
Constructing a building involves serious time and requires both money and man-power. If a building has a special and unique concept and design, then it also needs a great amount of calculation, experience and innovation. Floating Castle is one such ...
Is Peecycling the Wave of the Future? Instead of Waste, Free Fertilizer for Farmers
Offbeat  (tags: business, culture, environment, humans, interesting, off-beat, technology, unusual, urine, farming, fertilizer )

Kamia
- 62 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
We all sort of cringe at the thought of using our own urine or manure for fertilizer, but the reality is that much of the cost of human waste disposal comes from trying to separate out the nitrogen & phosphorus & that's a waste, since farms need it.
More People Than Ever Have Access To Clean Energy - The New Age of Energy Campaign By Jacob SandryOctober 21, 2013
Offbeat  (tags: environment, energy, business, culture, design, ethics, government, news, technology, wildlife, world, protection )

Ruth
- 69 days ago - joinmosaic.com
'In the U.S. a growing number of states have begun to adopt "shared renewables" laws that allow for community supported renewable energy projects or "solar gardens...."
Explosive "Time to Say Goodby"   video
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, business, government, humans, design, environment, society, technology, unusual, culture, world )

OutofTown
- 78 days ago - youtube.com
Progress??? Couldn't believe I caught this with Sarah Brightman & Andrea Bocelli singing.
Bizarre 'Alien Base' Spotted on Google Earth Image of Surface of Moon
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, environment, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, performance, photos, pictures, society, technology, unusual, world, moon, space )

Frank
- 85 days ago - mirror.co.uk
"The strange craft-like shape with a row of seven light dots along the edge can be seen in a series of images on Google Earth."- mirror.co.uk
11 Must-See Art Installations, Inspired By Solar Panels May 7, 2013 Frank Andorka
Offbeat  (tags: Germany, world, arts, business, environment, design, ethics, good news, technology, culture )

Ruth
- 90 days ago - solarpowerworldonline.com
1.'love this installation in front of the Zwickau University of Applied Sciences in Zwickau, Saxony (Germany). Photographer André Karwath took the photo back in 2005. The goal is to increase the visibility of solar installations..'SOLAR ART INSTALLATION!
Shark Tweets: Now You Can Follow Australian Sharks on Twitter
Offbeat  (tags: animals, off-beat, technology, interesting, news )

Christeen
- 107 days ago - takepart.com
A new concept with a petition to sign.
Top 10 Scary Modern Technologies
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, business, culture, design, environment, ethics, health, humans, interesting, off-beat, performance, photos, pictures, safety, society, technology, unusual, world )

Frank
- 110 days ago - electronics.howstuffworks.com
Start the Countdown (wildly interesting slideshow of technologies which may eventually backfire upon humanity!)
60- and 40-Watt Bulbs Banned for 2014: What You Need to Know
Offbeat  (tags: environment, news, americans, technology )

Carlene
- 120 days ago - shine.yahoo.com
On Jan. 1, 2014, it will be lights out for standard incandescent 60- and 40-watt light bulbs
I Had No Idea Any Of This Would Work
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, culture, design, goodnews, interesting, off-beat, safety, technology, unusual )

Kit
- 141 days ago - viralnova.com
The best things in life are free. Not only that, but the best things in life can be made so much better with these easy life hacks. Anyone can pull these tricks off and, when you do, you'll feel like a total champ.
Tell YouTube to Reinstate Right Wing Watch's Account and Take Steps to Stop Abusers of Its Takedown Policy
Offbeat  (tags: Please help, PFAW, society, ethics, arts, off-beat, technology, culture, news, interesting, bizarre )

Roxy
- 145 days ago - site.pfaw.org
A right-wing, anti-gay Pastor Gordon Klingenschmitt made a number of frivolous copyright claims against PFAW and You Tube terminated their account. It's disappointing that a single activist with a grudge can exploit a loophole to bring down the work
 

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