We do Short Comedy Skits, sometimes they're funny!
All about tricks and interesting facts
An old classic commercial for the Sega Genesis video game system featuring it's "Blast Processing" feature. FUN FACT: The "Sega Genesis" and the "Super Nintendo" system were two fantastic video game consoles that were nearly two years apart in age, Sega Genesis was first released in January 1974, and Super Nintendo was first released in December 1975. And both systems tried to deal with their rival and were both fire burning hot at the video game market.
Download file here: *******shortconnect****/Jewell987/Black
Click on an image to view it's full size before saving to your computer.
I would also like to thank HikariXSato0764 for lending me the link to DL the sheet music. ^_^ /
I'm pretty sure that "pon" is the name that the person who did this piano cover goes by...
The song is "Servant of Evil", or "aku no meshitsukai" in Japanese. The composer is mothy, who also goes by the name of akunoP.
Servant of Evil was the first Len song to reach a million views on Nico. Just a fun fact for ya xD;
BY LINDSEY WOLF
ANCHOR JIM FLINK
You're watching multisource tech news analysis from Newsy.
In honor of Earth Day, Greenpeace released a study alleging the world’s largest tech companies really aren’t that green. San Francisco’s KGO explains.
“The environmental organization criticizes several companies including Apple, Facebook and Twitter for the enormous amounts of energy they use and calls them to commit to using clean renewable energy sources.”
And the dirtiest of them all according to green activists? Apple.
CNN: “Apple's data-storage practices earned the lowest ‘Clean Energy Index’ score. The score considers the percentage of these data centers' electricity generated by ‘clean’ energy such as solar or wind power versus ‘dirtier’ energy sources, such as coal and nuclear power.”
The main culprit appears to be the company’s 500,000 square-foot data center in North Carolina which Greenpeace says, only uses 5 percent clean energy. The facility consumes as much energy as 80,000 homes in the U.S. or a quarter of a million homes in Europe. Greenpeace says Apple is thinking economically -- not ecologically.
"Apple's decision to locate its iDataCenter in North Carolina … indicates a lack of a corporate commitment to clean energy supply for its cloud operations … [I]n addition to tax incentives, access to inexpensive energy, regardless of its source, is a key driver in Apple's site selection."
To the contrary, on its website, Apple highlights how small their carbon footprint is.
“Apple is committed to ensuring that working conditions in our supply chain are safe … and manufacturing processes are environmentally responsible.”
But a blogger for ZDNet argues - should the environment be the first thing on these tech giants’ minds? Or should they focus on - well - technology?
“I do believe the cloud computing could be more inherently green than the current model, but I agree that energy efficiency shouldn’t be the only focus. These companies have the might to make a difference.”
So, who is this cleanest? Greenies say -- Yahoo! -- with a 56% clean energy index. Sure, the search engine is eco-friendly, but it’s not doing too hot from a business standpoint.
“From a purely business perspective, none of this matters, of course. Yahoo, for example, may be among the greenest of cloud providers, but the company itself has been tanking.”
Another fun fact from the report: if cloud computing were a country, Greenpeace says, it would be the fifth-largest energy consumer in the world - behind Japan and before India.
Follow Newsy_Videos on Twitter.
Get more multisource video news analysis from Newsy.
Transcript by Newsy.
Tomatoes: How do They Grow and Other Fun Facts - as part of the expert series by GeoBeats.
The most important thing to know about tomatoes when you plant them, is that you want to plant them as deep as possible. Basically, you want the stem under ground, because the stem actually can send out roots. And so the plant automatically has deeper root system as soon as you start putting them into the ground deeper. It also puts out the roots horizontally, so the root system is more shallow than deep. There is one tap root that goes pretty deep, but then the rest of it is more across the level of the ground. That is why they do so much better in the ground than in containers.
Tomatoes do best if you raise them off the ground, because pests and diseases more easily go from the soil to the plant. And if you stake them or cage them, then you have more control over their growth habitat. And I like to take just their suckers off the tomatoes, so that it can grow more fruit, larger fruit, better quality fruit. So I am going to show you how to stake and cage a tomatoe.
The top six or nine inches of soil gets all the roots. And the reason we stake and cage tomatoes is to help keep the leaves off the ground, where they could contact some soil organisms, and it keeps the plant healthier, allows us to get in and harvest more readily, and gives the plant air circulation and the ability to strech out and get the suns rays. And the fruit starts at the bottom and the clusters come on successively as the plant grows up taller. And that is why it is important to cage them or at the very least stake them. Because a lot of times you have to put a stake in just to hold the cage anyway. So definitely get stakes for your tomatoes. That will keep them off the ground and growing up towards the sun.
It is really important to know what variety you have, how long it takes to go from seed to fruit. And on the package of seeds, usually it says wheather 60 days, 90 days or 120 days. And that is because the smaller tomatoes take a lot less time to go from seed to fruiting. And you will want to choose those varieties to stretch out your season, so you have some coming in early, some coming in mid-season and some coming in late.
This is the newest master video for 2011. See over 10 info Videos on demand. Our new online channel has all the fun facts and great Kauai Coffee videos on-demand for free go to our online channel. *******www.hawaiistream****/show/kauai-coffee-channel
Pennan Brae's video, 'Need You Now' was shot in the sweltering heat of Osaka this August, 2010. Directed by Mogcat Productions, the premise is of a young man writing a love letter which he folds into a paper airplane & hurls in the air, hoping it finds his love.
The paper airplane begins its hopeful journey for 'her'. It navigates crowds by the thousands, skips past planes, trains & automobiles & ventures in an arcade & music store, amongst other places.
Pennan & Mogcat looked forward to uncovering attractive backdrops. Luckily, Osaka is full of bright lights & unique settings that only exist in Japan. The pair filmed on the roof of the highest spot in town. They captured a glass escalator 550 feet above the ground. The duo took for the tallest Ferris Wheel & timed their shots within the ride's big circle. They went underground for scenes in the Osaka subway system & filmed in the halls of an infamous 'love hotel' (ie; you can rent the room by the hour). Waived off by security guards & watched warily by security cameras, it was a non-stop adventure from start to finish.
& as day gives way to night, the paper airplane discovers its destination & lands at the feet of the girl for whom it was sent. As she opens the note, it reveals the title of the song & message of the author; 'I Need You Now'!
Other Fun Facts:
-2010 was the hottest summer on record in Japan since 1946
-Osaka recorded the hottest temperatures within Japan during the shooting of the video
-2 Ferris Wheels were used in the video, 1 in Kobe & 1 in Osaka
-3 locations were used; Kyoto, Kobe & Osaka
Subscribe: *******bit.ly/oIXKkE Official iPad App Review Web Site: *******www.crazymikesapps**** iPad App Download: *******bit.ly/u5irmn Cost: $3.99 Category: Books Developer: Size: 43.2 MB Rating: 4 out 5 Store: iTunes App Store. iPad App Review, by CrazyMike, *******www.crazymikesapps****.
For more awesome iPhone, iPad, Android, and Mac video app reviews check out our YouTube channels:
*******www.youtube****/crazymikesapps - iPhone, iPad, Android, Mac
*******www.youtube****/mikevallez - Android
Treasure Kai and the Lost Gold of Shark Island - Interactive Book App for Kids iPad App Details
Title: Treasure Kai and the Lost Gold of Shark Island - Interactive Book App for Kids
Size: 43.2 MB
Developer: Treasure Bound Books
Store: iTunes App Store
*******bit.ly/qr6JsP Follow Us on Twitter
*******on.fb.me/l0YAUT Like Us on Facebook
*******bit.ly/kMU4vt Watch Us on YouTube
*******bit.ly/bdpYe0 Download Us on iTunes
*******bit.ly/o7iHcz Get our app here
Treasure Kai and the Lost Gold of Shark Island - Interactive Book App for Kids iPad App Developers Description
"Top 10 Most Original" and "Top 10 iPad Books Most Innovative Use of Interactivity" Digital Storytime.
The iPad Fan: "With so many ebook iPad applications now available it's sometimes hard to know which are worth it and which are junk...Treasure Kai is one that really gets it and is great."
An exciting adventure story that's a twist on the "choose your own adventure" format, there are thousands of ways to find the treasure and lots of hidden gold to discover in this exciting new cinematic approach to the book app.
See the app demo video at www.treasurekai**** or simply click the Developer Website button.
Adapted from an award winning children’s book, you hunt for gold by tapping treasure chests that reveal exciting adventure stories or the lost gold treasure. How fast will you find the gold? Hours of fun!
EXCITING FEATURES INCLUDE:
- Award-winning, original treasure hunt adventure story
- Pop up and touch screen sounds and animations to discover
- Hidden gold coins to treasure hunt for
- Cinematic sound effects and dramatic original score
- Stunning illustrations by an award winning illustrator
- Read-to-me or self-read options
- You control the text box size and placement
MORE ABOUT TREASURE KAI
In this innovative new series, kids get to go on fictional treasure hunt adventures through history. Then they kids can go online to see educational videos inspired by the stories. See video www.treasurekai****
-Book App 1: The Lost Gold of Shark Island – Reveals how an ordinary young boy discovers imagination and treasure hunt adventure
-Book App 2: The Seven Cities of Gold – Treasure Kai goes back in history to race Francisco Coronado to find the seven lost cities of gold in the New World 500 years ago (coming soon)
-Book App 3: King Tut’s Treasure –Treasure Kai visits ancient Egypt to help the new boy pharaoh find his most valuable treasure of all (coming soon)
VISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR FREE FUN FACT VIDEOS, GAMES AND MORE...
Join Kai on this interactive book app adventure and then visit
-Play Kai’s very own online video game
-Watch Fun Fact Videos featuring cool facts from the stories
-Do word searches, mazes, crossword puzzles and download coloring pages
-Plus, take a sneak peek behind the scenes
And it’s all FREE!
TREASURE KAI IS LOVED BY
Boys and girls ages 5+
Treasure Kai has been awarded…
A Gold Mom’s Choice Award for excellence in family-friendly media products and services.
APP WOULDN'T LOAD? YOUR IPAD IS IN ZOOM MODE!
We fixed a bug that prevented "Treasure Kai" from loading if the iPad is in "zoom on" mode. If you are on an older version of the app and have problems, update the app or go to: Settings,General, Accessibility, Zoom - and turn it off, on your iPad.(Posted May 16,2011).
TELL US WHAT ...
This video is by *******pestcontrolus****/, a trusted pest control company covering the greater Phoenix, Arizona area.
We know all about Arizona pest invaders! We know how they can carry diseases, have venomous bites, infest your food supplies, eat away at your home or office and chew on wiring. On the lighter side, here’s some fun facts.
• Did you know that cockroaches have 6 legs and least 18 knees?
• Honeybees may make 10,000,000 trips to gather enough nectar for a single pound of honey.
• Scorpions can live for more than a year without eating.
• The weight of all termites in the world is greater than the weight of all humans.
We offer pest management services (pest control and extermination) covering the removal of termites, ants, spiders (brown recluse, black widow, tarantula), bed bugs, scorpions (bark scorpions), rodents, rats, mice, bees, cockroaches, mosquitoes and other insects and bugs.
For most of my life I have had the fortune to travel much of the world but I am still totally fascinated by my country of birth, Canada.
We are creating a Discover Canada Series to clear up some misconceptions and to share some interesting and fun facts about extraordinary country.
Classic Game Room reviews the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS 2011: GAMER'S EDITION book, more than 200 pages of videogame information, records, statistics and groovy data. Who has the best score in Pac Man? Which Call of Duty video game sold the most? Who is the most iconic video game characters of all time (although I disagree with their choice, we all know it was K.C. Munchkin). The Guinness World Records 2011 Gamer's Edition is a fun read full of useless but fun facts that you can share with your friends. You may even find some world records to break? Contains some Twin Galaxies scores for games on Atari 2600 and Sega Saturn (among others) as well as world record times for games like Mario Kart 64. This video review of the Guiness World Records 2011 Gamer's Edition shows pages and articles from Guinness World Records 2011 Gamer's Edition which feature gameplay scores, articles and lots of fun information for anyone who digs videogames.
Akane the Kunoichi Review. Classic Game Room presents a CGRundertow video game review of Akane the Kunoichi, a retro ninjutsu-platformer developed and published in 2011 by Haruneko for the XBox Live Arcade Indie Channel. Fun fact! "Kunoichi" derives from the three strokes used to write the kanji for "woman": the hiragana "ku," katakana "no," and kanji "ichi." Put them together and you get a feisty redhead with an unlimited supply of kunai, a master-slash-love-interest in need of rescuing, and 15 levels of wall-hugging, crony-slaughtering, huge-boss fighting old-school action. This CGRundertow video game review features video gameplay footage of Akane the Kunoichi for the XBox 360 and audio commentary from Classic Game Room's TJ.
Arris breaks down what you need to know about another iconic comic book character, The Flash! Learn the history and some fun facts about this great character.