04:41 and i can’t sleep. oh well, let’s get up and write my blog, what will i write about today? no qualms about content today! 5 days to go. 120 hours. 7200 minutes. 432,000 seconds, and they are slipping by very quickly. until when?
In March, Reddit announced it was introducing profile pages. The Reddit profile contains a list of the user’s posts in reverse-chronological order, and a follow button for subscribing to them. Co-founder Alexis Ohanian told The Verge that profiles are “a very big level-up for Reddit as a platform,” saying they would encourage users to share […]
FitBit wearers and smartglasses enthusiasts rejoice – wearables are back in fashion. Having fallen out of favour in 2015 – Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies put wearables just past the “peak of inflated expectations” and approaching the dreaded “trough of disillusionment” – wearables had a successful year in 2016.
As the world’s deepest manmade hole, the depth of the Mponeng Gold Mine is almost mythical. Located south-west of Johannesburg in South Africa, the mine descends 2.5 miles below the Earth’s surface—enough to stack 10 Empire State Buildings on top of each other. This doesn’t include the 236 miles of tunnels throughout the mine, which is longer […]
In the world’s deepest gold mine, workers will venture 2.5 miles (4 km) below the Earth’s surface to extract from a 30-inch (0.8m) wide vein of gold-rich ore.
morning bigmoose gang, i had hoped to bring you positive everest news today, but, and as i type this my heart is definitely beating faster, we still haven’t got the full funding for my trip, and in fact we are still quite some way off.