Leilani Münter: Why We Need to Fight for Tesla. I spent last weekend driving a Tesla Model S from Washington DC to Atlantic City and back.
Never before in my life have I driven a car that has started so many conversations. People were gathering around the car as it was parked at the supercharging station in Delaware. "Is this a Tesla? I heard about this car on the news. Can I get a look inside? " On Wednesday, Tesla made headlines when the company wired nearly half a billion dollars ($451.8M) to the Department of Energy, repaying their full loan with interest nine years early, and becoming the only American car company to have fully repaid the government.
Energy. Social security. Michio Kaku - Physics of the Future. A guided tour. Getting started with xmonad This is a guided tour of the core features of the xmonad window manager, allowing you to gain an understanding of the motivation, and use of a tiling window manager, and learn how to achieve the kind of screen configuration you want, simply and easily.
Starting xmonad We'll assume you've been able to build xmonad from hackage (or from your package system). If not, seeing the build instructions. You can then start xmonad directly from your .xsession or .xinitrc file, by executing it as so: # .xsession xrdb -merge .Xresources xpmroot ~/background.xpm & $HOME/bin/xmonad Note the use of xpmroot to set a background image.
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Check out our paper in Science about it (or read more below). A CAPTCHA is a program that can tell whether its user is a human or a computer. You've probably seen them — colorful images with distorted text at the bottom of Web registration forms. CAPTCHAs are used by many websites to prevent abuse from "bots," or automated programs usually written to generate spam. No computer program can read distorted text as well as humans can, so bots cannot navigate sites protected by CAPTCHAs. About 200 million CAPTCHAs are solved by humans around the world every day. How to make a Motherboard - A GIGABYTE Factory Tour Video.
Chi. What You'll Wish You'd Known. January 2005 (I wrote this talk for a high school.
I never actually gave it, because the school authorities vetoed the plan to invite me.) Is It Time To Stop Malware—Forever? Rich DeMillo is a theorist who has also been: the head of all computer science research at Bellcore/Telcordia, the first Chief Technology Officer of HP, and the Dean of the College of Computing at Georgia Tech.
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Estrellas gemelas orbitándose la una a la otra en un ciclo vertiginoso completo de menos de cuatro horas. The Internet map. ¿Homosexualidad en la antigua Grecia? —el mito se está derrumbando. LA FARSA DE LA HOMOSEXUALIDAD EN LA ANTIGUA GRECIA « Todo está relacionado. Está por todas partes.
Se menciona por encima en tertulias televisivas, se escribe en libros de texto, está en boca de profesores de universidad, e Internet lo repite incesantemente, incluso en la Wiskypedia ―como por ejemplo en este “artículo” (por llamarlo de alguna manera) sobre la pederastia en Grecia. "Why Pi?" - from Donald Knuth's Computer Musings.
NASA and university researchers find a clue to how life turned left. “Our analysis of the amino acids in meteorite fragments from Tagish Lake gave us one possible explanation for why all known life uses only left-handed versions of amino acids to build proteins,” said Dr.
Daniel Glavin of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. Glavin is lead author of a paper on this research to be published in the journal Meteoritics and Planetary Science. This is an artist’s concept of excess left-hand aspartic acid created in asteroids and delivered to Earth via meteorite impacts. Ataque de Asteroides - Ver online. Obama the Socialist? Not Even Close. Content Creation: Why You Should Stop Thinking Customer First. Thinking customer first creates a barrier when conceptualizing ideas for content creation.
By zeroing in on the word “customer”, you face the danger of typecasting people into a singular role that only exists in your own personal narrative. This is a limiting approach that overlooks an important fact: your customer is more dynamic than someone in need of a particular product or service. By adopting an outward looking approach to how you understand and ultimately reach your audience, you will start creating the content that fits into the story that matters, your customers’.
Your Content: Become Part of Someone’s Story Look at great stories throughout history.
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The truth is that these “barbarians” were much more diverse and varied; their existence was more fluid than what the textbooks usually tell us. This list offers a glimpse of a few of the lesser-known Germanic tribes, listed as a footnote to the greater and more glorified barbarians that helped push Europe to the middle Ages. This tribe has only been mentioned in passing by Tacitus, in his work De Germania. The tribe’s name came from the Proto-Germanic word harjaz, which means “warrior.” Modern scholars have connected this tribe to the Viking’s Odin-related practices and beliefs: “Einherjar” (warriors who died during battle and thus will fight in Ragnarök), the Wild Hunt and the berserkers, through etymology.
A Real-Life Star Trek Phaser. From scrubbing floors to Ivy League: Homeless student to go to dream college. Dawn Loggins, 18, was abandoned last year and left homelessStaff at Burns High School in North Carolina chipped in to helpDawn applied to 5 colleges and was accepted to each, including her dream schoolDawn worked as school janitor between her studies to make ends meet Lawndale, North Carolina (CNN) -- It's before sunrise, and the janitor at Burns High School has already been down the length of a hallway, cleaning and sweeping classrooms before the day begins.
Hartmann: Fukushima...Has the China Syndrome now officially begun? Ethics: Hedonism - Aristippus and Epicurus S12. TeachersPayTeachers.com - An Open Marketplace for Original Lesson Plans and Other Teaching Resources. Simulador de Ensamble de Laptop (Aprende a armar Laptops) 2011 (Completo) Gratis Descargar Gratis. The Very Real Danger of Genetically Modified Foods.
Bug? Printing multiple files from Windows 7 explorer. Found this helpful 0 Thanks for the reply. I've left feedback. One could select and send a full directory of saved emails to the printer in Windows XP. For the life of me I can't figure out why they would take that capability away in Windows 7. What used to be a simple one-step task is now a time consuming multi-step manual process.
Java bitwise performance. How to Delete Your Facebook Account. If you're sick of Facebook, you can cancel your account. Once you've deleted your Facebook account, you will never be able to log in to it again, and all of the personal and contact information you stored there will be gone. If you just want to disappear for a while, you can opt to suspend your account temporarily.
In this article I’ll explain how to permanently delete your Facebook account, as well as how to temporarily deactivate it. Permanently Deleting Your Facebook Account 1. 2. ¿Cómo nos afecta la nueva política de privacidad de Google? Google cambió, otra vez. En esta oportunidad, el gigante de las búsquedas online decidió unificar sus más de 70 versiones de políticas de privacidad en sus distintos servicios, por uno único y universal.
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Analysis of the Inequality of the Curve and the Straight Line (Extract) Introduction During the geometric developments carried out in his the first book “The Inequality of the Curve and the Straight Line,” a trend to a given relationship, or pattern is discovered by means of a research based on the “trial and error” method. In determining such pattern by means of an iterative method of geometric construction, a triangle of surface equal to the surface of a given circumference was obtained.
If DABC is an isosceles triangle with a height of 2d and a base equal to the perimeter of the circumference of diameter d, its surface will be equal to the surface of the circumference of diameter 2d. Www.ibiblio.org/ml/libri/s/SmithA_MoralSentiments_p.pdf.
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Hockfield sounded the economic alarm bell Wednesday at the Commonwealth Club of California in Silicon Valley. 1music.ro - Music Channel Romania. Launching Tech Ventures: Part IV, Readings. Khan Academy. Technology Cannot Disrupt Education From The Top Down. Editor’s note: Guest contributor Patrick Gibbons is a Las Vegas-based writer and researcher focusing on education policy and reform. Computer technology has penetrated the classroom for thirty years with little impact. After hundreds of “disruptive” education startups, the best innovation in education is still the chalkboard. Will We Need Teachers Or Algorithms?
Privacy and Security Fanatic: Watchdog Group questions Google's relationship with NSA. Google is in hot water again -- or it will be if Consumer Watchdog can persuade the public to ask Congress to take action over the Google "Wi-Spy scandal. " Additionally, Consumer Watchdog published a report, Lost in the Cloud: Google and the US Government [PDF], that highlights Google's relationship with NSA and claims the search giant has also "inappropriately benefited" from close and secretive relationships with other government agencies. Privacy and Security Fanatic: No Conspiracy Theory Needed: Tor Created for U.S. Gov't Spying. Privacy and Security Fanatic: FBI: Surveillance "going dark" or obsessed with porn and doing a poor job? As always there are conflicting reports on the growing digital surveillance capabilities of the FBI.
Privacy and Security Fanatic: What happens if you catch a hacker and must deal with the FBI? After writing an article about a Department of Justice report, stating the FBI focuses on catching kiddie porn perps and many agents lack the know-how to work on national security issues, I was contacted by a man who says he's worked with the FBI to catch hackers. Privacy and Security Fanatic: Busted! DOJ says you might be a felon if you clicked a link or opened email. ISC West 2011: John Frazzini, President, Behavioral Recognition Systems, Inc. 7 productos de Google que no tenías idea que existen. Privacy and Security Fanatic: Geeks under fire: War on privacy, freedom and general computation. Privacy and Security Fanatic: DARPA's Spy Telescope Will Stream Real-Time Video from Any Spot on Earth.
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