Wired

Wired

The New York Times and USA Today bestseller read by more than a million people. The #1 bestselling Kindle book for an entire year in two major categories: technothrillers and science fiction.

Kira Miller is a brilliant genetic engineer who discovers how to temporarily achieve a transcendent level of intelligence. But this enhancement comes at a high cost. When Kira is found to be behind a bioterror plot that threatens millions, special forces operative David Desh is tasked with hunting her down. But when Desh learns that the bioterror plot is just the tip of the iceberg, he is thrust into a byzantine maze of deception and intrigue, and becomes a key player in a deadly game he can't begin to understand. One that is certain to have a dramatic impact on the future course of human history. . .

WIRED is a smart thriller crammed with breakneck action, unexpected twists, mind-expanding science, and intriguing concepts readers will be contemplating long after they've read the last page.

"Richards is an extraordinary writer," (Dean Koontz) and "a worthy successor to Michael Crichton," (SF Book.com), who can "keep you turning the pages all night long." (Douglas Preston)"

Near Future Science Fiction Thrillers by Douglas E. Richards
WIRED (Wired 1)
AMPED (Wired 2)
MIND'S EYE (Nick Hall 1)
BRAINWEB (Nick Hall 2)
MIND WAR (Nick Hall 3) -- New in 2016
SPLIT SECOND (Split Second 1)
TIME FRAME (Split Second 2) -- New in January, 2018
QUANTUM LENS
GAME CHANGER -- New in 2016
INFINITY BORN -- New in 2017

Kids Science Fiction Thrillers (9 and up, enjoyed by kids and adults alike)
TRAPPED (Prometheus Project 1)
CAPTURED (Prometheus Project 2)
STRANDED (Prometheus Project 3)
OUT OF THIS WORLD
THE DEVIL'S SWORD

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Wired: The Short Life & Fast Times of John Belushi

Wired: The Short Life & Fast Times of John Belushi

This reissue of Bob Woodword’s classic book about John Belushi—one of the most interesting performers and personalities in show business history—“is told with the same narrative style that Woodward employed so effectively in All the President’s Men and The Final Days” (Chicago Tribune).

John Belushi was found dead of a drug overdose March 5, 1982, in a seedy hotel bungalow off Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood. Belushi’s death was the beginning of a trail that led Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward on an investigation that examines the dark side of American show business—TV, rock and roll, and the movie industry. From on-the-record interviews with 217 people, including Belushi's widow, his former partner Dan Aykroyd, Belushi’s movie directors including Jack Nicholson and Steven Spielberg, actors Chevy Chase, Robin Williams, and Carrie Fisher, the movie executives, the agents, Belushi’s drug dealers, and those who live in the show business underground, the author has written a close portrait of a great American comic talent, and of his struggle to succeed and to survive that ended in tragedy.

Using diaries, accountants’ records, phone bills, travel records, medical records, and interviews with firsthand witnesses, Woodward has followed Belushi’s life from childhood in a small town outside Chicago to his meteoric rise to fame.

Bob Woodward has written a spellbinding account of rise and fall, a cautionary tale for our times, and a poignant and gentle portrait of a young man who had so much, gave so much, and lost so much.

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Mpow 071 USB Headset/3.5mm Computer Headset with Microphone Noise Cancelling, Lightweight PC Headset Wired Headphones, Business Headset for Skype, Webinar, Phone, Call Center

Mpow 071 USB Headset/3.5mm Computer Headset with Microphone Noise Cancelling, Lightweight PC Headset Wired Headphones, Business Headset for Skype, Webinar, Phone, Call Center

NOTE:

1. How can I hear myself through the mic?
On Windows: Control Panel -> Sound -> Recording -> Microphone MPOW MPPA071AB -> Listen -> Listen to this device -> Playback through this device -> Speakers (MPOW MPPA071AB)
On Mac: Temporarily not supported

2. When the microphone of the headset cannot be used. Few ways for troubleshooting:

1. You need to disable the computer's onboard mic by accessing your sound devices in the hardware section of the control panel. And choose the mic of the headset (MPOW MPPA071AB)

2. Check whether the "mic mute" of the online control is open or not. When the "mic mute" is open ,the light will turn to red.

3. Please don't connect the headset to an extension adapter, or it will weaken the signal sent from devices. The cable length of the headset is 7.9ft (2.4m), long enough for daily use.

3. How can I get better conversation sound effect through the headset?
Please point the flexible microphone to your mouth within 2cm to achieve best conversation effect.

4. The USB headset will no longer work if the PC is on standby or sleep mode.

5. Short press the volume buttons for gradual volume adjustments and long press for successive adjustments.

Stereo Audio Performance
With the superior 40mm driver and skilled sound processing, Mpow USB headset is capable of delivering crisp, high-definition audio with clear, balanced tone while you are conversing on Skype.

Designed for Lasting Comfort
The headset is covered in soft protein memory ear pads to ensure comfort during extended talking sessions.

Plug and Play —— No Need to Download Driver
Digital USB connection allows you to get plugged in quickly. The 7.9-foot (2.4-meter) cord gives you the flexibility to move around while you are talking.

Multiple Connection Modes
Thanks to the detachable cable, you may either connect the headset to your computer via the USB port/ 3.5mm audio cable or to your cellphone via the 3.5mm audio cable.

Specification:
SNR: ≥ 50db
Cable length: 7.9ft (2.4m)
Plug: USB plug+ 3.5mm audio plug
Microphone Impedance: 2.2KΩ
Microphone Sensitiveness: -46±3dB
Loudspeaker diameter: 40mm
Loudspeaker sensitiveness: 103dB±3dB
Rated power: 10mW
Maximum power: 20mw
Loudspeaker Impedance: 16Ω
Frequency response: 20Hz-20 KHz

Packing List:
Mpow USB headset × 1
USB Cable× 1
User Manual × 1

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120PCS 6 Color (20PCS X 6 Colors) Ultra Bright 12v Pre Wired LED Diodes Light -White Red Blue Green Yellow Warm White

120PCS 6 Color (20PCS X 6 Colors) Ultra Bright 12v Pre Wired LED Diodes Light -White Red Blue Green Yellow Warm White

Feature:
ITEM Size (mm): 5mm
Wire Length: 21CM
Forward Voltage (V): 12VDC
Forward Current (mA): 20mA
White Color MCD: 16000-20000 MCD
Lifespan: 50,000 Hours
Viewing Angle: 25 Degree
Pre-wired with built in Resistor
Color:6 Colors,Each of Color 20PCS(Red/White/Blue/Green/Yellow/Warm White
Package Includes:
120 X Pre wired LED Diodes Light

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TeckNet 6-Button Ergonomic USB Wired Optical Mouse for Laptop Computer Chromebook, 1000/2000DPI

TeckNet 6-Button Ergonomic USB Wired Optical Mouse for Laptop Computer Chromebook, 1000/2000DPI

TeckNet UM013 USB Wired Mouse UM013:
The quick, comfortable mouse that helps you get more work done. TeckNet's Hyper-Fast scroll wheel and a precise Optical sensor make this mouse one very capable companion. The sculpted design gives you the support you need for work or for play.

TruWave Optical technology:
TruWave Optical technology delivers smooth, accurate performance on virtually any surface, Comfort for either hand, the latest PC Optical Mouse design makes clicking and scrolling more comfortable and convenient - no matter which hand you use.

Plug-and-Play Simplicity:
No software, no hassles-you simply plug in the USB and start using your mouse right away.

Back/Forward buttons:
Moving quickly between documents or browsing your favorite Web sites is a breeze with large, easy-to-reach Back/Forward buttons.

Comfy, Contoured Shape:
The contoured design feels good in right hand and offers more comfort than a touchpad.

Specifications
Button Count: 5 buttons
DPI Resolution: 1000/2000DPI
Receiver interface: USB version 2.0
Maximum speed: 25Inch/sec
Acceleration: 15G
Operating Voltage: 4.75V 10%
Operating Current: 50mA
Size: 106 x 67.8 x 39.5mm
Weight: 98g
Cord Length: 4.9ft (1.5m)
Compatible: Windows 2000, XP, VISTA, 7, 8, Chromebook, Mac (side buttons not work on Mac)

Box Contains:
1 x TeckNet UM013 Wired Mouse
1 x Manual
1 x Warranty Card

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Yeshan Bunny Ear Twist Bow Wired Headbands Scarf Headwrap Hairband Hair Accessory,Pack of 8

Yeshan Bunny Ear Twist Bow Wired Headbands Scarf Headwrap Hairband Hair Accessory,Pack of 8

Pretty headband with good material and beautiful design,Stretchable Elastic Hair Band,size:Length 15 inch,Width 3 inch, Package includes 8 pieces Different colors.IDEAL for Life Style -Sport- Yoga-Prom - Party - Dancer - Clubbin.Fits for Ladies Women and Girls

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