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DuckDuckGo Integrates Bitcoin Price Quotes

duckduckgoI suspect most people don’t know what DuckDuckGo is but I also suspect many of the same haven’t a clue what Bitcoin is other than they recently heard it in the news.  Well if that is the case those people should really be excited to know DuckDuckGo is now showing Bitcoin price quotes.  Fun, eh?

Shred, Pose, Light It Up

Just what we need another reason for guitar players to shred and pose. Love it!

How about a USB Typewriter?

iPad typewriter conversion kit?For those of you that have too much money on your hands or if you’re just into owning something quirky then the usb typewriter is for you. Philly-based inventor Jack Zylkin sells this iPad enabled device or a DYI conversion kit if you want to do the work yourself.

$35 Computer?

Raspberry Pi ComputerRaspberry Pi launched their new $35 computer. Yes you read correctly $35 for a computer. Before you get too excited as you would expect there is a catch, well sort of. First it comes with no monitor or keyboard. Second, it really is meant to teach kids to write programs. Raspberry Pi noticed that every year less and less students were applying with them and those that did had very little skills beyond writing a webpage. Hence the idea was born. Raspberry Pi is hoping developers will take to the concept and develop programs which will allow children to write their own software programs. Great idea!

Atari for your iPad

Do you yearn for the old school Atari games? Of course you can download an app or find a version online to play but some of the fun playing those games was using the joystick and buttons, right? Well yearn no more a docking station for the iPad puts the Atari games of old back in your hands. Old schoolers can start reliving their days of glory for only $59.