KrankyMind
Find something great to read

Articles posted on Sunday, May 13, 2012

London 2012: army to use ′sonic weapon′ on Thames during Olympics Sport guardian.co.uk

Sunday, May 13, 2012
Category: World

From www.guardian.co.uk

American-built ′long-range acoustic device′, used by US military in Iraq, can produce deafening 150db levels at one metre

Find more articles like "London 2012: army to use ′sonic weapon′ on Thames during Olympics Sport guardian.co.uk"

Robert Reich (How J.P. Morgan Chase Has Made the Case for Breaking Up The Big Banks and Resurrecting Glass-Steagall)

Sunday, May 13, 2012
Category: Politics

From robertreich.org

The bets were “poorly executed” and “poorly monitored,” said Dimon, a result of “many errors, “sloppiness,” and “bad judgment.” But not to worry. “We will admit it, we will fix it and move on.”

Find more articles like "Robert Reich (How J.P. Morgan Chase Has Made the Case for Breaking Up The Big Banks and Resurrecting Glass-Steagall)"

The WiiKart, a wireless go kart - Hack a Day

Sunday, May 13, 2012
Category: Engineering

From hackaday.com

Whoops... Looks like we covered this already. My mistake. In case the name didn′t tip you off, this fun little kart was inspired by MarioKart. The goal was to build a functional go kart that could be controlled via the Nintendo Wiimote.

Find more articles like "The WiiKart, a wireless go kart - Hack a Day"

Rumors of the Death of the Automobile Are Greatly Exaggerated « Modeled Behavior

Sunday, May 13, 2012
Category: Economics

From modeledbehavior.com

Yes, US Auto production is coming back, but that’s not what I mean. Here is a prediction " bold but not unreasonable. Right now there are roughly 1 Billon cars on the road. The IEA predicts that there will be 2.

Find more articles like "Rumors of the Death of the Automobile Are Greatly Exaggerated « Modeled Behavior"

Angel No More: Why One of Silicon Valley′s Savviest Investors Has Shut His Wallet Epicenter Wired.com

Sunday, May 13, 2012
Category: Business

From www.wired.com

Kevin Hartz, one of Silicon Valley′s savviest angel investors and CEO of Eventbrite, is sitting this investment cycle out.

Find more articles like "Angel No More: Why One of Silicon Valley′s Savviest Investors Has Shut His Wallet Epicenter Wired.com"