Random Thoughts & Topics

A Look at the Future of Wireless Charging

Note: The following is part two of the Rocket Yard’s series looking into wireless charging. This article will focus on emerging wireless technologies. Wireless charging is far from perfect. Last month, we discussed on the Rocket Yard some of the flaws that keep current wireless charging technology from dethroning wired charging for mobile devices. However, the…
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Globe-Astronomy

Space & Beyond: Astronomers Discover Supermassive Black Hole

We here at the Rocket Yard certainly take notice anytime astronomers make a big discovery. So you can only imagine the excitement when something is discovered that is literally so big that it contradicts a scientific theory. Astronomers say that...

nwtcblusbl1mb_gall1 For Charging Your Mobile Devices, Cables...
Note: The following is part one of OWC’s series looking into various Wireless charging technologies. This article will focus on inductive charging. If there is one thing that users loathe...

iPad-globe Hot Read: Macworld Takes a Look...
While we don’t typically get caught up in Internet theme days at the Rocket Yard, we wanted to share something that just happens to be a throwback on this...

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I’ve been making my own Mac icons for folders, applications, and a myriad of other uses for well over 20 years now. Back then, I was stuck with 256...

Psychic Bunny Writer, Director Talks Video...
Los Angeles-based hybrid media studio Psychic Bunny certainly knows how demanding the world of film production can be. In providing production, post production, motion design, and creative services for...

OWC, Lennon Bus Team Up to...
Have you ever wanted to ask bassist Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers a question? Now with the help of OWC and The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus,...

Rocket Yard Logo Hot Read: Video Shows SpaceX Plans...
It shouldn’t come as a surprise that we here at the OWC Blog have a particular fascination with rockets. We named it the Rocket Yard, after all! And there’s one...

Hot Read: Super Bowl XLIX Will...
Odds are, you know how you’ll be spending your Sunday evening (fine, we’ll give a hint: it’s Super Bowl Sunday). But what you might not know is that the...