RIAA Radar

Via Slacy.com, I’d like to introduce you to “RIAA RADAR.” What is RIAA Radar? The RIAA Radar is a tool that music consumers can use to easily and instantly distinguish whether an album was released by a member of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Why is it important Read more…

Why Hydrogen Fuel Cells Will Fail

First, if you haven’t seen “Who Killed the Electric Car” yet, go watch it. Even if they don’t agree with the assertions made by either side, it’s a good educational flick about what electric cars are (and aren’t), and how they’re part of automotive history. The current energy solution to Read more…

Immigration Superhighway

Except from How Eisenhower solved illegal border crossings from Mexico by John Dillin regarding Eisenhower’s solution to the Immigration Superhighway: On June 17, 1954, what was called “Operation Wetback” began. Because political resistance was lower in California and Arizona, the roundup of aliens began there. Some 750 agents swept northward Read more…

9-Volt LED Votive

Via Core77 and Inhabitat comes Richard Lawson‘s 9-Volt LED Votive. Combine this “votive” with a rechargeable 9-volt battery and you’ve got the perfect “power’s out” lighting solution. This would also prove to be an excellent idea for camping, vehicle emergency kits, and back-yard campouts. Drop an email to Richard Lawson Read more…