Send News. Want a reply? Read this. More in the FAQ.   News Forum - All Forums - Mobile - PDA - RSS Headlines  RSS Headlines   Twitter  Twitter
Customize
User Settings
Styles:
LAN Parties
Upcoming one-time events:

Regularly scheduled events

Out of the Blue

We have a DLP television, which creates its images by reflecting a bright light off a computer chip. A couple of months ago, for some reason MrsBlue started focusing on the next time the bulb would need replacing, and got me to order a replacement. Sure enough, last night the old bulb blew out, and I was able to get the TV up and running again in a matter of minutes. The thing is that the replacement bulb took a couple of weeks to be delivered, so my better half was very wise in her advance planning. Each of the two prior bulbs lasted a few years, but having learned this lesson, I think I'll order a new one right away.

R.I.P.: Jerry Lawson (1940-2011). Thanks The Root.

Replacement Links: Thanks Ant and Mike Martinez and Acleacius.
Play: All we need is Brain 2.
Rig Wrecker.
Brains Will Roll.
Links: Add Zombies to Video Games.
10 Spectacularly Third-Rate Spider-Man Villains. Thanks Digg.
Story: Jumbo Air France jet clips smaller plane at New York's JFK airport. Thanks nin.
Science: Long-Necked Sauropods Scarfed Down Fast-Food Feasts. Thanks Neutronbeam.
How magnets affect the human brain.
Images: Literate and Comfortable.
No such thing.
World's Largest Lego Tower Erected In Brazil.
Media: 50 Famous Last Words In 4 Minutes.
Sasquatch snowboarding.
A working model of Starblazer's 'Space Battleship Yamato'.
What's inside this MASSIVE chicken egg?
Follow-up: Brevity.

Email Digg Facebook Twitter   Share More    


 

  
   Current Headlines
Kick Ass 2 Next Month
Morning Kickstarter Roundup
Morning Patches
Gatherings & Competitions
Morning Previews
Morning Screenshots
Morning Consolidation
Morning Mobilization
Morning Metaverse
Morning Tech Bits
Morning Safety Dance
Morning Legal Briefs
Game Reviews
Hardware Reviews
etc.
Out of the Blue
BlizzCon 2014 in November; Ticket Sales Next Month
Borderlands 1 & Civilization III/IV MP Moving to Steam
Steamships Ahoy - Rube Works: The Official Rube Goldberg Invention Game
The Adventures of Space Jade Demo
  

 



footer

.. .. ..

Blue's News logo