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About the WTFPL The Do What The Fuck You Want To Public License (WTFPL) is a free software license. There is a long ongoing battle between GPL zealots and BSD fanatics, about which license type is the most free of the two. In fact, both license types have unacceptable obnoxious clauses (such as reproducing a huge disclaimer that is written in all caps) that severely restrain our freedoms. The WTFPL can solve this problem. When analysing whether a license is free or not, you usually check that it allows free usage, modification and redistribution. Then you check that the additional restrictions do not impair fundamental freedoms. DVD-ROM Definition from PC Magazine Encyclopedia Definition of:DVD-ROM A read-only DVD disc used to permanently store data files. DVD-ROM discs are widely used to distribute large software applications that exceed the capacity of a CD-ROM disc. DVD-ROM discs are read in DVD-ROM and DVD-RAM drives in computers, but typically not in DVD drives connected to TVs and home theater systems. However, most DVD-ROM drives will play DVD movie discs. In practice, the term "DVD" refers to all DVD formats.

How Algae Biodiesel Works" The race is on for a new form of fuel. With gasoline skyrocketing to more than $4 a gallon in 2008, dependence on imported oil and depleting resources worldwide, finding alternatives to petroleum-based fuel and fuel-related products is urgent. Fortunately, scientists have been studying the production of alternative products to make a cleaner, greener fuel for years. It's possible that we may be using one of these alternative fuels in the near future. Alga (or its plural, algae) may be the miracle element in the search for a more environmentally-friendly, mass-produced product that can be converted into fuel. Algae grow naturally all over the world.

Tendon Supplements. Natural, Effective Supplements for Tendonitis Tendon Supplements aren't really a big topic, even though there is an epidemic of various kinds of tendonitis type injury and pain out there happening in the U.S. Take a look at Major League Baseball pitchers. Management has an entire set of rules around managing pitchers in the hopes of avoiding injury. Internet Arcade : Free Software : Download & Streaming Internet Arcade by Sega software eye favorite 124 10 Seriously Epic Computer Software Bugs Technology The majority of software bugs are small inconveniences that can be overcome or worked around by the user – but there are some notable cases where a simple mistake has affected millions, to one degree or another, and even caused injury and loss of life. Software is written by humans – and every piece of software therefore has bugs, or “undocumented features” as a salesman might call them.

Biofuels From Algae, Wood Chips Are Approved for Use by Passenger Airlines Airlines won the backing of a U.S.- based technical-standards group to power their planes with a blend of traditional fuel and biofuel from inedible plants, the Air Transport Association said today. Fuel processed from organic waste or non-food materials, such as algae or wood chips, may comprise as much as 50 percent of the total fuel burned to power passenger flights, ATA spokesman Steve Lott and a Boeing Co. (BA) official told Bloomberg. “The real winners of this type of regulatory breakthrough will be technology companies involved in the production of aviation biofuels,” said Harry Boyle, an analyst at Bloomberg New Energy Finance in London. “The biotech-biofuels business models of Amyris Inc.

Effects of High-Intensity Intermittent Training For an athlete to compete successfully in an endurance event, a maximum oxygen uptake (VO2max) of at least 70 ml.kg-1.min-1 is a minimum requirement (Hawley et al., 1997). While athletes employ a variety of training strategies to increase VO2max, recent research suggests that a form of interval training known as high-intensity intermittent training leads to rapid improvements in VO2max and endurance performance. Researchers from Canada’s McMaster University recently investigated the effects of interval exercise on VO2max (MacDougall et al., 1998).

101 Amazing PC / Internet Tricks no one told you before You can search Google timer in Google for a timer with alarm Search This in Google for Direct Mp3 Links intitle:index.of?mp3 Your song name here Interesting Computer and Internet Technology Facts From Webopedia Home » DidYouKnow Did You Know gives you top tips and best practices to help guide you through technology. Learn the difference between key IT products and processes and let your confusion end here.

Solazyme's algae diesel ready to hit the road Tiny algae is ready for some long-haul trucking. Solazyme, a South San Francisco, Calif.-based company that creates synthetic biological products, said Wednesday that its microalgae-derived fuel is the first renewable diesel to meet the American Society for Testing and Materials' D-975 specifications. Guest Post: The Five Failings of Paleo Darrin Carlson Unless you’ve been living under a 24 Hour Fitness, you’ve probably noticed that this whole Paleo thing is blowing up in a big way. From the New York Times to ABC Nightline and the Atlantic to Dr. Oz, eating like a caveman has never been more in the public eye, and it shows no sign of slowing down any time soon. The good news is that meat and eggs are back on the table. The bad news is that, like many other diets, highly-processed stuff is out, as well as less-refined foods such as grains, legumes, and (sometimes) dairy.

How to Create WiFi HotSpot in Windows 8 & Windows 8.1 - Share Laptop Internet Connection Enabling or creating Wi-Fi hotspot in window 8 is really a hard option if you are a gui user and find it hard to play with the core windows options. In windows seven there was an option to create the Wi-Fi hotspot but it’s not the case with the Windows 8. In Windows 8 you will need cmd to create a hotspot.

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