• ELECTRONICS
    New 3-D printing method creates shape-shifting objects

    A team of researchers from Georgia Institute of Technology and two other institutions has developed a new 3-D printing method to create objects that can permanently transform into a range of different shapes in response to heat. The team, which included researchers from the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) and Xi’an Jiaotong University […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    New Orleans home and garden calendar, April 22, 2017

    SATURDAY SHOTGUN HOUSE TOUR: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., headquarters at Santa Fe Restaurant, 3201 Esplanade Ave. The self-guided tour will feature seven renovated shotgun houses in the Faubourg St. John neighborhood. $25 advance, $30 day of tour, available at headquarters. (504) 581-7032, prcno.org MONOGRAMMING WORKSHOP: 10 a.m. to noon, Gallier House, 1126 Royal St. […]

  • COMPUTERS
    New quantum liquid crystals may play role in future of computers

    These images show light patterns generated by a rhenium-based crystal using a laser method called optical second-harmonic rotational anisotropy. At left, the pattern comes from the atomic lattice of the crystal. At right, the crystal has become a 3-D quantum liquid crystal, showing a drastic departure from the pattern due to the atomic lattice alone. […]

  • COUPONS
    SUPER COUPONING: New statistics on coupon shoppers

    Whenever new statistics are released about coupon usage, shoppers’ habits and the state of the coupon industry, I eagerly pore over them. I love seeing how couponing changes year-to-year, and continue to be fascinated by our ever-changing industry. Are digital coupons overtaking paper, or are consumers still reaching for the scissors and clipping paper each […]

  • CLOTHING
    New patterns emerge in fabric when the temperature changes

    Imagine a single-coloured piece of cloth that suddenly displays a colourful pattern when the ambient temperature changes. Upon further temperature change, a completely different pattern shows up. Doctoral student Marjan Kooroshnia at the University of Borås has developed methods that enable just such changes. They are now on display at the Textile Museum, in Borås, […]

  • COUPONS
    New printable coupons: Kellogg’s cereal, Pampers, razors

    There are a bunch of new printable coupons available today including Kellogg’s select cereals, Pampers & Luvs diapers, razors, Aleve, Persil, Irish Spring, Uncle Ben’s, Buitoni, Velveeta, Miracle Whip and more! Click the Smart Shopper Printable Coupons link to the left to print the coupons below: . .50/1 Kellogg’s Mini Wheats Harvest Delights or Special […]

  • NEWS
    Runaway New Zealand sniffer dog shot at Auckland airport

    A security sniffer dog which escaped its leash and grounded flights at Auckland airport has been shot dead by police, triggering fury in New Zealand. Authorities said the dog, called Grizz, could not be captured after it ran off. The incident grounded 16 flights and caused delays for several hours. An airport official said the […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    New Orleans home and garden calendar, March 18, 2017

    SALVAGE STORE MARCH MADNESS SALE: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily except Sunday, Preservation Salvage Store, 1801 Marais St. The sale raises money for the Preservation Research Center and offers 50 percent off of cypress mantels, doors and more. Free. (504) 947-0038, [email protected] SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ANTIQUES AND VINTAGE COLLECTIBLES MART: 10 a.m. to 5 […]

  • NEWS
    Top features the new SQL can give you

    IT people working with database understands the need of SQL for their work, very well. However, like every field of IT, SQL is also going through some of the advancement stages. Due to that, a training for updating yourself is very much essential. Here are the the top things, the new SQL is having. Work […]

  • NEWS
    New LG Smartphone Added to the G3 Line Has a Stylus Pen

    LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company is getting set to introduce a new smartphone to the G3 line it introduced earlier this year. The latest advent of this series will feature a stylus pen, according to new information from the company. The announcement comes just days ahead of LG’s official unveiling of the aptly-named G3 Stylus […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    LG Provides Two New Standalone Screens for the MacBook Pro

    The Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) event recently announced updates to the MacBook Pro, but there wasn’t a new standalone display. For this, Apple has decided to go with LG (KRX:066570) and a pair of premium 4K and 5K high-resolution displays. A Look at the New UltraFine MacBook Pro Displays The LG UltraFine 27-inch 5K monitor, and the […]