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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Likester: Startup That Tracks What’s Hot on Facebook

Written on May 06, 2011 by R. Depp

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Want to keep track on what’s most ‘Liked’ by everyone on Facebook? Let ‘Likester’ do that for you.

Likester is a new social networking site that uses Facebook Likes to gauge the hottest topics, events, venues or personalities in social media. Simply put, the site is a searchable database of what gets Liked on Facebook.

To prove Likester’s effectiveness, the startup recently and successfully predicted the bottom three contestants on American Idol, as well as successfully predicting that Stefano Langone would be eliminated. This prediction was made by analyzing Facebook likes that occurred post performance and before the announcement of results across hundreds of pages which are about the contestants.

On the whole, Likester proves to be an effective and more likeable way to track whats hot on Facebook.

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