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Apple patent bid combines solar with touch screen


From CNET Although Apple has yet to release a solar-powered gadget, its engineers clearly see the potential for solar power in multitouch devices, such as the iPhone and iPad. A recently surfaced patent application, spotted by Patently Apple, shows that Apple employees filed a patent for a technology to embed solar cells under the touch […]

Sierra Clubs first app


The Sierra Club launches it first application which allows users to pledge to do a variety of things that positively effect our environment. Pledgers are automatically entered into a contest to win a roundtrip airfare for two, lodging, and a full-day tour of Volcanoes National Park, all for becoming what the Club dubs an “Eco […]