VIDEO: Would You Eat Crickets? New Yorkers Give Them a Try

January 29, 2014 by  
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Entomophagy , the consumption of insects as food, has been gaining popularity, and last week Inhabitat stopped by an event where curious New Yorkers were trying out the trend and tasting some crunchy cricket canapes. Click here to see our video with reactions from these brave foodies, and tell us in our poll below whether or not you would be willing to embrace bugs as a food source . Note: There is a poll embedded within this post, please visit the site to participate in this post’s poll. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: cricket brittle , cricket canape , cricket cookies , cricket dining , cricket energy bars , cricket farming , cricket farms , cricket protein , cricket snacks , cricket treats , crickets nyc , eating crickets , future food salon , new york food , people who eat crickets , sustainable food , weird food , weird food nyc        

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VIDEO: Hungry New Yorkers Nosh on Crunchy Cricket-Topped Appetizers

August 19, 2013 by  
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Entomophagy , the consumption of insects as food, has been gaining popularity, and last week Inhabitat stopped by an event where curious New Yorkers were trying out the trend and tasting some crunchy cricket canapes. Click here to see our video with reactions from these brave foodies, and tell us in our poll below whether or not you would be willing to embrace bugs as a food source . Note: There is a poll embedded within this post, please visit the site to participate in this post’s poll. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: cricket brittle , cricket canape , cricket cookies , cricket dining , cricket energy bars , cricket farming , cricket farms , cricket protein , cricket snacks , cricket treats , crickets nyc , eating crickets , future food salon , new york food , people who eat crickets , sustainable food , weird food , weird food nyc        

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Researchers Develop Battery-Free Wireless System to Power Mobile Devices

August 19, 2013 by  
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Anyone with a mobile device has likely experienced the frustration of having to be reliant on a battery . The charge never lasts long enough, and finding a source of electricity on the run is a hassle. Researchers at the University of Washington have come up with a solution to modern tech troubles with their new communication technique called “ ambient backscatter .” The process uses TV and cellular transmissions to connect wireless gadgets so that they communicate with one another, reflect existing signals, and share information. Read the rest of Researchers Develop Battery-Free Wireless System to Power Mobile Devices Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ambient backscatter , battery-free , computing machinery’s special interest group on data comminications 2012 , Hong Kong , joshua smith , mobile devices , Seattle , tv tower , university of washington , wireless network        

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