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Green tech finds (7/8/10)

Article: Green tech finds (7/8/10)


Industrial hemp… you can’t smoke it, but, apparently, you can run your car on it. That and more at this week’s green tech finds.

  • Recycle your iPod, buy an iPhone 4: Apparently, that’s what a lot of people are thinking. UK recyclables buyer MoPay has seen a 70% surge in iPod recycling since the release of the new iPhone. (via IT Pro Portal)

  • The solar smart phone: Puma’s new smart phone can run on solar power, and displays how much energy a user is saving when in sun power mode. Unfortunately, it’s only available in Europe right now… (via Springwise)

David Horvitz's ideas for 2009

Article: David Horvitz's ideas for 2009

For a year long project, David Horvitz has been publishing imaginative and nifty DIY artsy ideas and suggestions that often make me chuckle.

Guess this movie in four images or less

Article: Guess this movie in four images or less

At this popular open source blog users can submit four chronologically displayed frames from a single movie. The challenge is to name that film with no additional clues. MIDNIGHT COWBOY is easy, but good luck with some of the others!