UK scientists are claiming a world first in developing a way to charge mobile phones using human urine. The Bristol-based boffins have been able to charge a Samsung phone by putting urine through a cascade of microbial fuel cells. They have generated enough electricity to send text messages, browse the internet and make a brief phone call.
The scientists now plan to develop the technology to be able to fully charge the handheld device.
When I was a kid I often found myself fantasizing about protecting my family and friends. I would imagine all sorts of scenarios. Sometimes I had to fend off a horde of thieves with nothing more than a sword. Now that I’m older, my weapon of choice has evolved. Now when I dream of protecting what I love, I dream of a state-of-the-art IP surveillance solution.
With a staggering 26% of the eCommerce market Magento is seeing more and more online stores adopt their powerful software. With over 1,900 themes and thousands of modules available to download – allowing for unparalleled customizability.
Africa is the fastest growing mobile market and the second largest after Asia. Vosloo says there are more mobile phone subscriptions than people in Africa, meaning some people have more than one. Many people in developing countries have only accessed the internet through a mobile phone and mobile connectivity far surpasses desktop connections.
This is a common concern of teachers who are new to project-based learning. Things can appear to be going smoothly -- students have been engaged by the project, they've been learning content and skills, they've been busy and meeting deadlines -- but their thinking is not as in-depth and their final products not as polished as they should be. If this is your experience, it's time to ask yourself some questions:
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By PoliceOne Staff LAKE LINCOLNDALE, N.Y. A man set up a hidden camera used for hunting after his sign reading Protect the 2nd amendment was repeatedly removed, and he wanted to catch the culprit. Jon.
For those looking to protect their home and/or business property, installing a video camera can be of the utmost benefit. From protecting personal assets to ensuring workers are carrying out their duties, hidden cameras are ...
Both LG and Samsung plan to release phones that feature curved displays in the near future. Curved displays are in the early stages of development and allow bendable or foldable designs that could eventually allow mobile and wearable gadgets to take new forms that could radically change the high-end smartphone market.
Email marketing can be one of the best strategies employed by your business but, unfortunately effective email campaigns don’t come that easily. Even for seasoned marketers, generating compelling copy isn’t a walk in the park.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world, the Washington Post reported, citing documents obtained from former NSA contractor...
What happens if you forget to do regular backups and/or what if something happens to your server? If you forgot to back up your latest pages there is not much you can do when a problem occurs, but restore the version you have and work from there. If something happens to your server and your backups are stored there, you will be left whistling in the wind.
Writing used to be strictly an in-school activity. Now, kids do 40 percent of their writing outside of school. Called “life writing,” young adults’ social writing spans texts, tweets, social media, and blogs -- and all of it’s making kids more literate.
Big business still struggling with social media, says TCS TechTarget “Despite ready availability of digitized consumer-to-consumer interactions in social media, its use by companies is today largely limited to being a mechanism for B2C marketing,”...
Allan Bosomworth, the co-owner of the now-closed Downtown Eastside location of the Two Chefs And A Table restaurant, has turned himself in after allegations that he installed a hidden camera in his restaurant's bathroom.
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