Archive: December 10, 2012

Here’s a near-zero-energy use solution to e-ink displays as price tags on retail shelves. Traditional e-ink LCD displays need constant power (although low) to keep their displays showing, but researchers at ZBD Solutions have developed a way to keep an LCD screen’s black pixels in place even when the power is pulled completely. This allows […]

It should be noted here that a man was shot point-blank in the back of the head today near Columbus Circle. The shooter got away.

Man, Rob Dyrdek is a sissy. Thankfully, BMX Pro Kelly Bolton stepped up and did it great!

The Sweeping Shadow – Total Solar Eclipse, Nov 14 2012,The Granite, FNQ, Australia. from Colin Legg on Vimeo. Taken by photographer Colin Legg on November 14, 2012. [via]

Again, not everyone’s cup of tea, but I thought this was pretty enjoyable for a few minutes.