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Enter Larry, the Puking Robot

Posted by on Jan 3, 2013 | 0 comments

Enter Larry, the Puking Robot

Sometimes inventions, even the important ones, aren’t pretty. Case in point: this vomiting robot. It could help us understand, and then battle, an illness that no one’s found a cure for in 40 years. Even if it’s not the cutest ‘bot out there. The unfortunately but appropriately named Vomiting Larry is an anatomically correct model of a freshman at a frat party and, more...

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CBGB Then and Now

Posted by on Aug 24, 2012 | 0 comments

CBGB Then and Now

CBGB (full name is CBGB & OMFUG which stands for “Country. BlueGrass Blues and Other Music For Uplifting Gormandizers”) was a music club in Manhattan in New York City. Founded by Hilly Kristal in 1973, CBGB was originally intended to feature its namesake musical styles, but became a forum in the 1970’s for American Punk and New Wave bands like Ramones, Misfits, the B-52s,...

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Comcast, Microsoft Cozy Up With Xbox360

Posted by on Oct 10, 2011 | 0 comments

We all love technology, don’t we? Well, at least if you’re reading this, you do, or you’re very “tech-curious”, which is of course nothing to be ashamed of. One of the most interesting, multi-faceted pieces of technology out in the field today is the Xbox 360. You can’t deny it’s a solid gaming system (and a movie & music streaming machine Netflix and Last.Fm after connecting it to your PC...

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