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One pair of 3d glasses for all?

Posted on Friday, August 20th, 2010 in Culture, Other by jmc

If highways worked like 3-D TVs, you wouldn’t be able to drive Fords on GM roads and vice-versa. It sounds crazy, but that’s the state of affairs with 3-D active shutter glasses. The glasses that work with your Sony television, for instance, won’t work for watching Monday night football at a friend’s place on his […]

Rocket Thrusters Used To Treat Sewage

Posted on Tuesday, August 17th, 2010 in Culture, Other by jmc

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Zothecula writes “Rocket engines are generally not thought of as being environmentally-friendly, but thanks to a newly-developed process, we may someday see them neutralizing the emissions from wastewater treatment plants.

Writers needed

Posted on Saturday, August 14th, 2010 in Other by Nick

I have acquired alot of new responsibilities lately so I won’t be able to write as often. Because of that, I need some dedicated writers for Newb Wired. If you are interested, please contact me at [email protected] . Thanks

Stats so far

Posted on Tuesday, July 20th, 2010 in Other by Nick

A little infographic of 3 months worth of stats of Newb Wired.

Making an IP forum signature with PHP

Posted on Monday, July 12th, 2010 in Internet, Other by Nick

Ever seen one of those cool forum signatures that display your IP address? Ever want to make one? Well, in this tutorial we’ll cover how to make one. First off, lets set up our header and image size.

Eight things to look forward to in Windows 8

Posted on Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 in Other by Nick

Want to know what’s on tap for Windows 8? If a leaked slide deck is real, you can find out now. If the deck is true, here are eight things to look forward to in Windows 8. The information about Windows 8 surfaced after Microsoft Kitchen blogger Stephen Chapman found them on a slide deck on […]

Dell Says Ubuntu Is Safer Than Windows

Posted on Thursday, June 17th, 2010 in Other by Nick

Dell has told us what we already know. Ubuntu > Windows for virus protection “Dell has long made the vast majority of its money selling Windows-based PCs. In mid 2007, the company did start selling some computers pre-loaded with Ubuntu, but they were not heavily promoted, and the selection left something to be desired. It […]

Quick Code: Sending a txt with PHP

Posted on Saturday, June 5th, 2010 in Internet, Other by Nick

This little quick tutorial shows you a neat thing that most people don’t know. That being you can send a txt to a phone using PHP. Overview: Almost every carrier has a way you can email a message, aka txt, to a phone on their network. With PHP you can send emails. So for example, […]

Win a FREE .info domain!

Posted on Sunday, May 30th, 2010 in Other by Nick

Here is another chance at winning a FREE .info domain. How to Play: You can enter once per day by leaving a comment in the comment box below The comment needs to have your email and your first name in it So its pretty easy to do and just takes a second to enter. The […]

What do you want?

Posted on Sunday, May 30th, 2010 in Other by Nick

We have started development on Newb Wired’s own iPhone app for jailbroken devices and we want to know what you want in it! Currently, you can only read recent posts and comments, but I and the Newb Wired staff want to change that. All ideas are welcomed, so brainstorm and comment way.