August 2005

Greenwood Mississippi FSS Out of Service

Greenwood Mississippi FSS Out of Service

As a result of Hurricane Katrina, the Greenwood Mississippi Flight Service Station (AFSS) is currently out of service. The FSS has no operating phones or power and the backup generators have failed. Meanwhile all calls are being routed to other … More »

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    Upgrade Sony Ericsson K750 to W800i

    Upgrade Sony Ericsson K750 to W800i

    Why on earth would anybody want to change their Sony Ericsson K750 ROM to a Sony Ericsson W800i beats me on the head ? Isn’t it better to just get the Sony Ericsson W800i ? I’ll leave this to wannabe … More »

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      Water Bra Bikinis

      Water Bra Bikinis

      OK. When you’re out for a swim and you get thirsty, what do you do ? Do you drink some sea water or the water from the swimming pool ? Admit it. Some people do. Now you don’t have to. … More »

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        Creative Technology Webcam Live! has Smart Face Tracking

        Creative Technology Webcam Live! has Smart Face Tracking

        Designed to move automatically and manually, WebCam Live! Motion tilts and pans vertically and horizontally to give a panoramic view of up to 200° horizontally, and 105° vertically on its axis. With Smart Face Tracking, the camera automatically follows you … More »

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          Explosion-Proof Saphion battery from Valence Technology

          Explosion-Proof Saphion battery from Valence Technology

          Wow. This is cool. Shoot a bullet into the lithium ion Saphion battery and it only makes a dent. Now all they need is to make the bullet ricochet off the battery. A recent marketing video from battery maker Valence … More »

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            Sony Ericsson W800i Speaker Cradle

            Sony Ericsson W800i Speaker Cradle

            By John, Guest Blogger Looks like Sony Ericsson W800i is one of the MIB :cool: (Man In Black) gadget in the “orb”? Its actually a Sony Ericsson W800i Speaker Cradle that lets you to recharge or transfer software/music. Another goodie … More »

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              The Pachinko Museum

              The Pachinko Museum

              By John, Guest Blogger This can be define as the oldies “slot machine”. Definitely a fav Japanese past time which you may not find outside Japan. The Pachinko Hakubutsukan boasts 148 machines, many of them rare and historic mementos of … More »

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                neXfit Technologies Exercise Bike

                neXfit Technologies Exercise Bike

                Ok. Get out your Playstation. Plug it into the exercise bike. Change to your sweats. And start killing those monsters while burning those calories. Sounds like fun to me. Now where did I put that CD for Counter Strike ? … More »

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                  P-Mate, The Pee Gadget for Woman

                  P-Mate, The Pee Gadget for Woman

                  Why on earth who a woman want to pee like a man or even enter the smelly men’s room ? Ridiculous. This is turning into a Ally McBeal nightmare and I need to wake myself up ! P-Mate is a … More »

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                    FAA Dangerously Violating Procedures for Planes Approaching Newark Airport

                    FAA Dangerously Violating Procedures for Planes Approaching Newark Airport

                    Air traffic controllers are calling on the Federal Aviation Administration to renounce a dangerous procedure to squeeze through more traffic at Newark Tower and the New York Terminal Radar Approach Control facility. The unregulated procedure which permits simultaneous Instrument Landing … More »

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                      Google Talk to launch: chat and VOIP client

                      Google Talk to launch: chat and VOIP client

                      Google is set to launch Google Talk Wednesday. Jordan Running at DownloadSquad has all the details and screen shots as well. The key features are naturally chat and VOIP telephony, although there appears to be no support for a call … More »

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                        Larry Mauro to be Inducted Into EAA Ultralight Hall of Fame

                        Larry Mauro to be Inducted Into EAA Ultralight Hall of Fame

                        Larry Mauro and friend split the $10 purchase price for a set of plans to build a Icarus II glider in 1927. Their $5 investment took them a long way… Mauro started the Ultralight Flying Machine Company which produced hang … More »

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                          Residents in Stuart Florida Wrestle with Witham Field Airport Expansion

                          Residents in Stuart Florida Wrestle with Witham Field Airport Expansion

                          Residents in Start, Florida are debating about a previous runway expansion and homes that currently exist in the runway protection zone. “Bulldoze it,” said Dave Shore, president of the grass-roots group, Witham Airport Action Majority Inc. “The county paid for … More »

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                            Special Use Airspace Status Now Available Online From FAA

                            Special Use Airspace Status Now Available Online From FAA

                            Live in or near a Military Operations Area (MOA) or other Special Use Airspace (SUA)? Now you can check the status of that airspace online from the FAA! Find out if that MOA is hot and you should consider flying … More »

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                              Kapo Super Monkey Radio

                              Kapo Super Monkey Radio

                              This is really one silly billy radio. In the shape of a sleepy Monkey, its huge as a Portable Radio and looks cute too. Perfect as a Valentine present. At 410g, one things for sure. You will need neck surgery … More »

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                                Motorbike iPod Charging Outlet

                                Motorbike iPod Charging Outlet

                                Bikers rejoice!. You can now let your 1000cc Harley Davidson power up your puny iPod Shuffle or FM transmitter without feeling envious of car accessories lovers. This $19.99 kit lets you hook up anything you want, except perhaps a reasonably … More »

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                                  FAA to Revise Aircraft Equipment Suffixes Soon

                                  FAA to Revise Aircraft Equipment Suffixes Soon

                                  SUFFIX TABLE FOR FAA FLIGHT PLANS: EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1, 2005 1. Introduction. a. Effective September 1, 2005, when filing an FAA Flight Plan (FAA Form 7233-1), operators will use a new set of aircraft equipment suffixes to indicate Advanced RNAV … More »

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                                    USBGeek's USB Bluetooth + IrDA Combo Adapter

                                    USBGeek’s USB Bluetooth + IrDA Combo Adapter

                                    Click for a bigger picture One of the best invention this decade is probably the wireless protocal. Whether its Wifi, Bluetooth or Infra-red, going wireless is truly a blessing as it prevents messy wire accidents ( spaghetti accidents as my … More »

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                                      Toshiba CAF-E5 Air Cleaner

                                      Toshiba CAF-E5 Air Cleaner

                                      WE really need this in our house and office now. With all the haze going around and some parts of Malaysia under emergency, I wish Toshiba will send us a demo set to suck all our woes away. If you’re … More »

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                                        ActiveWords vs. Quicksilver

                                        ActiveWords vs. Quicksilver

                                        So I’ve been working on the new PowerBook full-time for the past couple of weeks. For the most part, I think I’ve got my routine figured out, though there are still  some learning curves ahead of me.  When I got … More »

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