USB Displays – Who Needs Them?

I love a nice, big display for my computer. It’s just going to make everything I work on that day more crisp and easier to see. But when it comes to USB displays, I am not sure whether there is really a market just yet. Today’s USB displays seems to maintain a small size, which…

Student Uses Pedal Power To Create Novel Machine

An innovative bicycle-powered water pump, created by a student at the University of Sheffield, has proved a huge success and is now in regular production in Guatemala, transforming the lives of rural residents. Jon Leary, 24, a MEng student in the University’s Department of Mechanical Engineering, took his bicycle machine design from a Steel City…

UBC Researcher Decodes Rembrandt's 'Magic'

A University of British Columbia researcher has uncovered what makes Rembrandt’s masterful portraits so appealing. In the study, published in the current issue of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s arts and sciences journal Leonardo, UBC researcher Steve DiPaola argues that Rembrandt may have pioneered a technique that guides the viewer’s gaze around a portrait, creating…

Movieclips

For many of us, watching movies is something that we enjoy. While there may be certain movies that we absolutely love from beginning to end, more often than not our movie memories consist of certain scenes that we enjoyed. We can all probably name specific scenes from movies that have taken on a life of…

Use Alt To Find Shortcuts In Word 2007

With all the shortcuts available in Word 2007, it’s difficult to remember most of them. Fortunately, you don’t need to! Word 2007 makes it simple to access shortcuts when you don’t remember them. Just hold down the ALT key and within a second or two numbers appear by the commands on the Quick Access toolbar…

Stop The Ringing In Your Ears

Tinnitus researcher Geoff Barker writes: It was about 7 years ago now that I had a serious case of Tinnitus myself. It really drove me nuts and I was determined to find out how to stop the ringing. I spent thousands of dollars seeing doctors and trying alternative therapies that I was told would work….

Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway

Get your Web security, network perimeter security, and application layer security gateway up and running smoothly. This indispensible, single-volume reference details the features and capabilities of Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG). You’ll gain the real-world insights, implementation and configuration best practices, and management practices you need for on-the-job results. Discover how to: implement TMG…