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Science and Technology

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2010

    Interview: REVMiami Launches Local Music Blogging Network

    ​Local South Florida music bloggers unite! Well, that's REVMiami's idea anyhow. Yesterday, the lovely logo we see above popped up on another South Florida music staple site, Made in Miami Music. The idea is simple: so many folks are toiling away covering their local scenes around the country witho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    Silicon Beach: Boat Show Sails Into Social Media

    ​The Super Bowl has come and gone, but one local tradition is still going strong. The 69th annual Miami International Boat Show and Strictly Sail Miami will have boating, fishing, and water sports enthusiasts in a frenzy this weekend. The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), whic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2010

    Silicon Beach: Burger Beast Eats Up Social Media

    Sef Gonzalez (left) clowns around with fellow burger aficionado, Carlos Miller.​Miamian Sef Gonzalez, AKA Burger Beast, might not be the burger "king," but he has definitely turned his love of burgers into a growing social media empire. In a span of 15 months, thanks to his clever use of social me ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2010

    Cocaine Found in NASA Space Shuttle Hangar

    ​Who's ready for liftoff? Apparently one NASA employee in Cape Canaveral, because a dime bag of cocaine was found inside the hangar housing the space shuttle Discovery.Drugs and space travel haven't been this connected since David Bowie's Space Oddity, but it seems there's an actual "junkie, ... More >>

  • Culture

    December 17, 2009
  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    Silicon Beach: Social Media Club Holiday Meetup

    Miami's own Freddy Stebbins performing in character at John Martin's in Coral Gables​Although the year in social media in Miami has been no laughing matter, the South Florida club decided to end 2009 at John Martin's last night with Freddy Stebbins's comedy show.  But first, there was the usu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2009

    Ten New Video Games for Foodies

    We all know someone who likes to play with his or her food, so why not give that epicurean enthusiast in your life a little fun this holiday season? Lots of new games are either already out on shelves or will be released in time for the holidays, so drop that turkey and get to the stores! Or just st ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 27, 2009
  • Calendar

    July 30, 2009
  • Blogs

    July 24, 2009

    South Florida According to Brooklyn: My Pod Mondays

     Yes, it's no secret I hang out at the Poorhouse in Fort Lauderdale a lot. But here's a new event worth mentioning at the bar: My Pod Mondays. It started a few weeks ago and is hosted by the place's legendary bartender, Mr. Jon Owens. People interested in putting their iPods up for scrutiny mak ... More >>

  • Culture

    July 23, 2009

    Fun with DNA at the Frost Art Museum

    Nela Ochoa's exhibit will get your cerebrum working in an amusing way.

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2009

    Miami-Dade Schools To Adopt No Sexting in The Classroom Policy

    via NerveThe Miami-Dade School Board took a long, hard look at the dangers of sexting last night. "Sexting" is one of those salacious topics the media has blown out of proportion because it sounds funny, and worries parents at the same time it secretly appeals to perves. It is basical ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2009

    Despite First Porn App for iPhone, Score Group Remains Wary

    Did you hear? You can now get titties delivered every day to your iPhone via a new app. The latest version of the iPhone OS includes parental controls, so Apple finally backed down and seems to be allowing a bit of porn in its app store. The application Hottest Girls sells for $1.99 and deliver ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2009

    Bill Nelson Will Filibuster the Hell out of Offshore Drilling

    Bill Nelson went to space one man, he's seen some things. We don't even know why we're trying to meet our energy needs with oil anymore, when we all know if we could tap into the source that powers Sen. Bill Nelson, we'd be able to meet the global projected power needs for the next two centuries, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2009
  • Blogs

    April 17, 2009

    State Stem Cell Funding Ban Upheld

    Last month President Obama repealed the ban on federal funding on stem cell research, but that doesn't necessarily open the door to state funding. Yesterday, the state house voted to keep language in a bill that would bar universities from using state money for embryonic stem cell research 68-46. Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2009

    The Top 100 Twitter Users in Miami

    Well, it happened. This weekend I got this email: "[Your Mom] is now following you on Twitter!" Along with that, and the major amounts of discussion about twitter during my Grandfather's 75th birthday dinner last night, Twitter has now officially jumped the shark. For me anyway. Knowing your mom rea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2009

    Q&A With Satyricon, Playing at Club Cinema This Sunday

    It's hard to overstate the influence of the long-running Norwegian band Satyricon on the world's extreme heavy metal scene. Its tenacity alone is amazing -- the core of the band, frontman/songwriter Satyr and drummer Frost, has been playing together continuously since 1992. On albums and tours, an a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2008

    Ken Salazar Wants to Drill, Baby, Drill Off Florida's Shores

    President-elect Obama's choice of Colorado Sen. Ken Salazar to head the Department of the Interior was met with praise by those hoping to see another Latino in the cabinet, but is being met with concern by some environmentalists. "The Department of the Interior desperately needs a strong, forward-lo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2008

    Shaq Twitters Himself Silly

    Rich Sanchez and his CNN show certainly have caught the twitter bug, and now another former Miami fixture is twittering his thumbnails off, too. Our New Times brethren in Phoenix report that the 7'1 superstar has his own twitter account, and apparently it's legit. Shaq is really into twitter, bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2008

    Sí Se Puede ...Change The Facebook Layout

    Jessica Fishbein, a 37 year-old Miami high school English teacher, is leading a protest against Facebook, but not for the reasons you might think (like, too many students superpoking each other on iPhones, in the middle of a very serious discussion on the oxford comma). She hates the new layout, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2008
  • Blogs

    September 5, 2008
  • Blogs

    April 18, 2008
  • Music

    April 10, 2008
  • Calendar

    December 27, 2007

    Just Look Up

    Come out to Bill Baggs for the Marswatch.

  • Music

    October 4, 2007

    Straight from the Source

    The hip-hop arm of Beatport.com is ready for the big takeover

  • Film

    September 27, 2007

    Rocket Men

    Reliving the glory of America's giant leap for mankind

  • Music

    August 9, 2007

    Easy Being Green

    Linkin Park's Projekt Revolution tour gives back big

  • Music

    July 12, 2007

    Undercover Boy Wonder

    International turntablist DJ I-Dee's life on South Beach is low-key. No surprise: He's too young to buy a drink.

  • Calendar

    June 28, 2007

    Murder Dem

    JahCuban reps the 305 as reggae ambassador

  • News

    June 28, 2007

    Letters from the Issue of June 28, 2007

    "I hope you stay on this. Nobody else seems to have the balls to do it.

  • News

    June 21, 2007

    Clever Green

    Florida is starved for electricity. Some eco-renegades are growing their own.

  • Calendar

    June 14, 2007

    Meet the Szechuanosaurus

    Dinosaurs of China take over the science museum

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2007
  • Blogs

    May 1, 2007
  • News

    April 26, 2007

    A Rising Tide

    A UM scientist and global warming pioneer warns the muckety-mucks

  • News

    April 19, 2007

    Floater Alert!

    "Finally, no more fretting over free-range floaters when planning a day at the beach."

  • Home Entertainment

    December 14, 2006

    Wii Love It

    Nintendo finally gets 1-Up on the competition

  • Music

    September 21, 2006

    Coming Zune

    Once again, Microsoft is chasing Apple in the hipster hardware game. Will it make sweet music this time?

  • News

    April 27, 2006

    The Life Aquatic

    Brenda Lanzendorf's underwater excavations reveal Biscayne Bay's secret past

  • Calendar

    April 20, 2006
  • City Life

    May 12, 2005

    BEST AUDIO TOUR

    Adam Curry's podcast from South Beach

  • News

    April 21, 2005

    Burial Plots

    Sensitive sites get short shrift from the city

  • News

    November 4, 2004

    Yours for the Hacking

    The countys court system has spent $36 million on a revolutionary new database, but when programmers warned it was vulnerable, theyre the ones who got deleted

  • Calendar

    October 7, 2004
  • Diversions

    May 13, 2004

    BEST WI-FI LOCATION

    Miracle Mile Business District

  • Music

    January 8, 2004

    After Shock

    The music industry's ongoing problems continue to affect the local dance community

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