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Thursday: April 15, 2010

Your used coke containers can also double as handy recycled furniture.Your used coke containers can also double as handy recycled furniture.

For the 111 Navy Chair, a green redux of the now-iconic 106 Navy Chair, Emeco is adding a new material to the mix: recycled plastic soda bottles diverted from Coke's Spartanburg, S.C., plastic bottle-to-bottle recycling plant.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 2:07 PM | Tags (9) | bottles | coke | emeco | forbes | furniture | plant | plastic | recycling | used |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 13 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: March 8, 2010

Announcement from Cisco on Tuesday promises to 'forever change the Internet'.Announcement from Cisco on Tuesday promises to 'forever change the Internet'.

Cisco has clearly stated is designed to bring the company's highly acclaimed enterprise Telepresence video system into consumer living rooms, there may be enough of the sewing done to talk now about exactly how Cisco will deliver new end-to-end Web 2.0 capabilities...

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 2:58 PM | Tags (10) | announcement | change | cisco | consumers | enterprise | forbes | internet | interwebs | livingroom | web20 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: February 25, 2010

Forbes covers fifteen kooky inventions you may not have previously known about.Forbes covers fifteen kooky inventions you may not have previously known about.

Yes, someone actually holds a patent for a device that allows the user of said to device to swiftly kick themselves in the buttocks. This would undoubtedly make for a lovely addition to any home or office (most likely the latter).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Silly @ 11:20 AM | Tags (8) | buttocks | devices | forbes | inventions | kick | kooky | patents | silly |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 37 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: November 24, 2009

Ten questions you should never stop asking according to Forbes.Ten questions you should never stop asking according to Forbes.

The headline was a misleading as I thought Forbes was referring to ten existential questions you should never stop asking yourself. Turns out they just meant it from a business point of view. Oh well.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Self Improvement @ 6:30 AM | Tags (4) | business | questions | forbes | improvement |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 33 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: November 16, 2009

Release date for Final Fantasy XIII finally unveiled.Release date for Final Fantasy XIII finally unveiled.

There's also a brand new trailer showing off some gameplay footage to go along with said announcement. You'll be playing the next installment of this beloved RPG franchise next year - March 9th, 2010 to be exact.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 4:04 PM | Tags (10) | 2010 | date | enix | forbes | gaming | march | release | rpg | square | videogames |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 5 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: September 16, 2009

Adobe decides to up and acquire Omniture for a mere $1.8 billion.Adobe decides to up and acquire Omniture for a mere $1.8 billion.

Omniture's offering, a software-as-a-service firm that sells a service for real time analysis of visitors' behaviors on customers Web sites, is a smart, if counterintuitive, complement to Adobe's Web focused software.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 8:34 AM | Tags (7) | adobe | billion | business | forbes | omniture | statistics | tracking |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 1 Click | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: September 8, 2009

A handy list of America's most stressful cities just for you.A handy list of America's most stressful cities just for you.

Chicago takes the cake for most stressful while Los Angeles gets the silver. New York City grabs third place.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 7:41 AM | Tags (4) | cities | stressful | yahoo | forbes |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 5, 2009

Forbes would like you to know all about responsible twittering.Forbes would like you to know all about responsible twittering.

Interesting note towards the bottom of the article regarding  'verified identities' as a potential revenue stream.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Security @ 4:28 PM | Tags (4) | security | twitter | forbes | responsible |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 5 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 30, 2009

Forbes would like you to know about the eleven ways in which you can spot a liar.Forbes would like you to know about the eleven ways in which you can spot a liar.

Covers specific phrasing and gestures that might tip you off to a lie. Thanks Forbes!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 8:06 AM | Tags (7) | forbes | gestures | hands | liar | lies | manners | photographs |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 54 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 10, 2009

A handy list of the healthiest foods on Earth just for you.A handy list of the healthiest foods on Earth just for you.

Mmmm.... beans.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 2:04 PM | Tags (5) | earth | foods | forbes | healthy | nutrition |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 60 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 8, 2009

A list of America's twenty-five best places to move according to Forbes.A list of America's twenty-five best places to move according to Forbes.

Using data from 2000 to 2007 Census records, we looked for the number of people in each town who were born out of state or abroad, who had moved to town from a considerable distance within one and five years, and who had moved for a job.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Travel @ 12:00 PM | Tags (5) | forbes | moving | places | census | relocation |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 38 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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