It is understandable how people want things to change for the better, but not many know where to start or who to reach. Now, there is a way for the public to promote change for their own or another person’s community. State Farm presents State Farm Neighborhood Assist. State Farm Neighborhood Assist is a philanthropic group led by 30 students who are passionate about social responsibility. This group of young men and women collaborated and chose the top 200 causes out of the 3,000 entries. Now, it is up to the public to decide who will receive $25,000.
The public must vote for the causes they believe deserve to belong in the top 40 grant receivers by April 22. “The beauty of State Farm Neighborhood Assist is that it places decision-making power directly in the hands of the public,” said Mary Crego, State Farm Senior Vice President. “We hope the 2013 program is able to increase last year’s widespread positive impact on U.S. and Canadian communities.” Read the rest of this entry »
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Lim, who is in fourth grade elementary school, wrote the computer program for drawing called Doodle Kids …
Lim Ding Wen from Singapore is dealing with peculiar job for nine years old boy – writes software for the iPhone.
Lim, who is in fourth grade elementary school, wrote the computer program for drawing called Doodle Kids, which is only in the last two weeks downloaded from the internet 4000 times.
The program allows users Apple popular mobile drawing fingers around the screen sensitive to touch, and to delete the drawing is just shake your mobile phone.
- I wrote this program for my younger sisters who like to draw – said Lim. His sisters have five and three years.
Lim began to use the computer when he was two years ago, in the meantime has learned six languages. Currently working on a new application for iPhone which is called invader Wars.
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His touch is gentle and flexible, because it has 241 sensor in the hands …
Snow-white robot can lift a man out of bed and up a conversation with him, prepare his breakfast. Those scientists in Tokyo presented Twendy One, successor robot Wendy. The latest robot has a soft hand and gentle touch and enough power to help the man stand up and sit down.
- Twendy One preparing food, but nothing was broken. His touch is gentle and flexible, and that we have achieved by placing the 241 sensors in his hands – said Sugano Shigeki, professor of mechanical engineering at the University Vaseda, who led the project.
Robot is a high bit less than 1.5 meters and weighs about 111 kilograms. It has long arms, and they have worked on him seven years. During that period they spent several million dollars.
Sugano hopes that such a robot could in the future to help disabled and immovable. Price would be aroundÂ 200,000$ . But for now it even more perfect. Robot is, in fact, quickly heating and his battery lasts 15 minutes.
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The pilot was satisfied with the way that the plane behaved driving-flying on biofuel …
David Morgan, a pilot from New Zealand, successfully completed the two-hour trial flight, “Air New Zealand ‘s drive to Standard and biofuel. One engine of “Boing 747-400″ run the biofuel .
The pilot was satisfied with the way that the plane behaved driving on biofuel. Claims that did not feel the difference.
New Zealand company, whose 76 percent of the shares is a state-owned, has signed an agreement with U.S. aircraft manufacturer “Boing” and “Rols-Rojs” to work together on a project of passenger aircraft, which would be environmentally much fittest of the current model.
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