Citroën on the Eiffel Tower

250,000 light bulbs and 600 kilometres of electric flex were used to make the 30-metre sign in 1925

250,000 light bulbs and 600 kilometres of electric flex were used to make the 30-metre sign in 1925

To celebrate 90 years of Citroën and 120 years of the Eiffel Tower, the two are joining forces again, after 75 years, in a stunning display of Créative Technologie.

Every night for three months from last Thursday, a special 12-minute light show will take place on the Eiffel Tower – one minute for each decade the ‘Iron Lady’ has stood proudly in the heart of Paris.

Last Thursday evening, Citroën streamed live footage of the event from webcams mounted in 10 new Citroën C3′s positioned at key vantage points around the tower. Read the rest of this entry »

Golden Gate Park, Penguin

Golden Gate Park – Wide View PenguinCam.
View of the Penguins in the Golden Gate Park. The California Academy of Sciences is a world-class scientific and cultural institution based in San Francisco.

Golden Gate Park, located in San Francisco, California, is a large urban park consisting of 1,017 acres (4.12 km2; 1.589 sq mi) of public grounds. Configured as a rectangle, it is similar in shape but 20% larger than Central Park in New York, to which it is often compared. With 13 million visitors annually, Golden Gate is the third most visited city park in the United States.

Welcome to the Golden Gate National Parks!

Golden Gate National Parks chronicle two hundred years of history, from the Native American culture, the Spanish Empire frontier and the Mexican Republic, to maritime history, the California Gold Rush, the evolution of American coastal fortifications, and the growth of urban San Francisco. Read the rest of this entry »

How to set up a Panasonic IP camera using a Mac

You will find that when you come to install your Panasonic IP camera that the tools provided are for Windows based PCs only. This seems to be the case for every IP camera we come across and we think Mac users do get a raw deal.

It is possible to use a Panasonic IP camera with a Mac. You won’t get the full functionality without using the ActiveX control through Internet Explorer but you will still be able to access the camera, its settings and live images.

This guide will show you how to setup a Panasonic camera using a Mac without using any of the installation tools provided on the CD-ROM.

This guide is suitable for the following cameras:

◦Panasonic BL-C1A
◦Panasonic BL-C20A
◦Panasonic BL-C111A
◦Panasonic BL-C131A
◦Panasonic BL-HCM371A
◦Panasonic BB-HCM511A
◦Panasonic BB-HCM515A
◦Panasonic BB-HCM527A
◦Panasonic BB-HCM531A
◦Panasonic BB-HCM580A
◦Panasonic BB-HCM581A
Note that this guide will also be suitable for older, discontinued cameras in the BL and BB ranges. Read the rest of this entry »

Daytona Beach Airport

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) is a private, coeducational university with a history dating from the early days of aviation. Students are enrolled in one of two residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida and Prescott, Arizona or in Embry-Riddle Worldwide, composed of over 130 non-residential campuses and online programs. The residential campuses provide education in a traditional setting while Embry-Riddle Worldwide serves civilian and military working adults.

Embry-Riddle began in 1925 as the Embry-Riddle Company, an aircraft dealer and airmail provider, founded by Talton Higbee Embry and John Paul Riddle in Cincinnati, Ohio. Embry-Riddle was eventually incorporated into what is now American Airlines, before reforming during the buildup to World War II in Miami, Florida as the Embry-Riddle School of Aviation, and later, the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Institute. Embry-Riddle moved to Daytona Beach, Florida in 1965 and was renamed Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in 1970. The Prescott, Arizona campus opened in 1978. Read the rest of this entry »