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We can resist anything except temptation – and Twitter

We can resist anything except temptation – and Twitter

Researchers out of Chicago University’s Booth Business School recently conducted a study on people’s ability to resist their desires. It turns out that people can resist cigarettes, they can resist alcohol, they can resist sex, and they can resist the urge to spend money… but what they really really can’t resist is the urge to engage in social and other types of media. In other words, checking email, browsing Facebook, posting to Twitter, etc.

Green tech finds: Got some organic matter lying around?

Green tech finds: Got some organic matter lying around?

Dead leaves? Grass clippings? Fruit and vegetable peels? Sure, you could compost them, or you could turn them into robot fuel or solar cells. Plus, a gadget for harvesting the power you generate while walking, and an app for showing off your gas and carbon savings from driving a plug-in vehicle.

Nofound(secret): A sexy email surprise

Nofound(secret): A sexy email surprise

Is there anyone among us who doesn’t enjoy getting a surprise in the mail? Better yet: what if you could receive an unexpected, sexy surprise in your email–sometimes as often as twice a week, or as rarely as twice a year, depending on the whims of the sender? That’s the promise of Nofound(secret), a mailing…