Monday, December 10, 2012

Using Your Phone as a Wireless Mic

I've been contemplating getting a Bluetooth wireless headset with a microphone for years. I wanted to get one to use it with Dragon NaturallySpeaking, or DragonDictate for Mac. But now you can use your iPhone or Android phone as a wireless mic. Brilliant!

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Sunday, December 2, 2012

A Natural gas concentrate that doesn't have to be refrigerated


Photograph by Mark Thiessen
The little flask holds as much methane as the big one—as a powder rather than a gas. The University of Liverpool researchers who made the powder, a form of methane hydrate, think it could become a convenient way to store and transport natural gas.