Candy Nutrition Facts

Before you go filling up on all that trick-or-treat candy, be sure to check it’s (un)healthiness using this neat Wolfram|Alpha “Candy Nutrition Facts” widget. Or you can use it after you’ve gorged to find out how rigorously you need to work off the extra calories. Don’t forget to brush your teeth. :)

Sickness Industry

The July/August 2009 issue of Technology Review is especially good. In it there are articles on Wolfram Alpha, cap and trade, Obama’s technology stimulus, and nuclear fusion. It also contains an entire section on cloud computing and a thought-provoking essay on privacy in the age of Facebook. A Pound of Cure (subscription required) Andy Kessler, […]