Josh's News

Monday, November 13, 2006

Next Semester

Courses are all picked out and registered for! In case you are wondering, here it is:
Genetics
Orangic Chem 1
Personal Values
Graphic Design Projects

Sunday, November 12, 2006

The Scientific Side of Sudoku

Scientists have discovered that Sudoku has a real reason to make your brain ache. To solve the puzzles uses complex pathways in your brain referred to as associative memory to piece together solutions from partial clues. This sort of system is so complex that it has yet to be mimicked by computers. Scientists hope to study how this system works to possibly make computers that would think more like the human brain. Being able to implement ths into a computer would give it a much greater ability for pattern recognition.
Original link:http://www.abc.net.au/science/news/stories/2006/1737840.htm

Monday, November 06, 2006

Widescreen iPod?

Think Secret has been publishing leaks from Apple for a while now about a new up-and-coming widescreen touchscreen iPod. Recently Apple released news of improved batteries that may be used to power the new unit. And with the $50 price drops of the 5G iPods, it certainly leaves room for a new top-end iPod.
You can read more here: http://notes.thinksecret.com/secretnotes/0609secretnote1.shtml

Wednesday, November 01, 2006

Cool Graphics

Check out this site: http://vhm-design.com/
It has a bunch of cool abstract art, many of which would make sweet backgrounds.

Monday, October 23, 2006

Broadband Internet Soon To Be Available on Airplanes

ACBidCo LLC won rights to the 3MHz radio spectrum to use as in-flight communication bandwidth. The company is currently slated to go online in early 2008, but officials say that if they can get the paperwork done it could come online as early as May 2007. In-f;ight communication has been around but recent attempts have not faired as well as was hoped. ACBidCo LLC hopes to change this.

Tuesday, October 17, 2006

Break.com

Formerly Big-Boys.com, Break is a good one-stop-shop for amusing pictures and videos. New videos are constantly updated. Videos range from funny commercials, to provocative clips, to clips of people doing stupid things. They also have weekly galleries of pictures which range from funny pictures, to really cool pictures, to hot chicks. Don't miss one of them.

Sunday, October 15, 2006

Some links...

In a quest to share my views with all those across humanity, I would like to provide you with some links. Some for news, some for fun.
http://maddox.xmission.com
www.google.com
www.digg.com
www.diggnation.com
www.break.com
Please check them out.