Inching towards mediocrity.


James Bond Goes Green. (Or he would, if he were, you know…real).

I was daydreaming at work the other day (as I’m want to do from time to time) when I started thinking about James Bond. Not in any weird way, mind you (minus the general weirdness of a grown man thinking about James Bond in the middle of the day while, ostensibly, hard at work) (I wasn’t). No, I was thinking about James Bond’s penchant for gadgets, and the environmental part of my mind began to wonder what it would be like if James Bond went green. Would he still have those wonderful gadgets? Or would his desire to leave a smaller carbon footprint on the planet he’s been saving from cat loving super-villains for since the early 1960’s curb his gadgetry excess for good?

The majority of his enemies lairs and schemes run on natural volcano power. So they're good.

As with most things in life, the internet provided me with my answer.

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Solar powered laptops? (Count me in!)

Well, I think this easily falls into the realm of “things I thought already existed because they seemed so ridiculously obvious to me, that why the hell wouldn’t they already exist?”

USA Solar and Digital Communications Technologies LLC has created, apparently, the world’s first solar charger for laptops. That’s right – you can now plug this bad boy into your computer, and simply keep it charged and ready by sitting outside under the sun.

Beats the shit out of the iPad.

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