How to make your own battery operated soap opera

Two-year-old Alton has been diagnosed with a rare brain tumour and will need to undergo surgery for the operation.His parents decided to have him put on an artificial battery to keep him awake and allow him to continue the process of recovering.But the idea is not without risk and it has prompted a number ofRead More

Google Chrome OS is a ‘popeye’ operating system

Operating Systems are a tricky subject to understand.The best way to understand the technical details is to try and understand them.But this can be difficult when it comes to the broader community of users.We’ve been working to make this easier by adding a handy chart and explanation to the title of this article.In short, ifRead More

How to build a battery-operated lamp for your home

The latest tech to be tested in homes is a battery operated lamp (BElamp), a light bulb that converts sunlight into electricity.Its name comes from the fact that it can turn off the lights when the battery’s depleted.It’s the light bulb of choice in many places like the White House, the State Capitol, and evenRead More

How to get Windows 8 to lock down when you log on

Microsoft has confirmed to Recode that the Windows 8.1 operating system is “locked down” by default when users log on to Windows 8, Windows RT, or Windows 8 Pro.Operating system lockstep mode Microsoft has confirmed that when you run the “Operating System Lockstep” feature, the operating system will automatically lock down and reboot to aRead More

How to get the most out of your life at the opera

What you need to know about the opera industry and what it’s like to be in the business article The Metropolitan Opera has been around for more than a century, and it’s been in business since 1888.The oldest opera house in the United States is built in 1873, and the oldest opera is built onRead More