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samedi 16 janvier 2021, 20:39
This explainer on all the ways that humans subjectively experience time is packed with all kinds of interesting factoid about how hard it is for us to accurately gauge time and place time in context. For instance, Marilyn Monroe and Queen Elizabeth were born in the same...
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Neonode has been around for a while, but they are making a big push for their products in the age of pandemics. I would want to see a LOT of data on these before I used one of these on an ATM or other input device that requires personal or financial information. — Read the...
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Helen Rosner writes a witty post about becoming intrigued by a new garlic-peeling technique that moves at rapid-fire pace, and her attempt to master it. I won't spoil the … ending. It's a short piece, go read it. Rosner's description:  The video shows a pair of hands using...
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Tim 'Baked Alaska' Gionet, a far-right activist and general Trump-era figure of fun, was arrested today by the FBI over his role in the attack on the U.S. Capitol. Gionet posted video that showed Trump supporters in 'Make America Great Again' and 'God Bless Trump' hats...
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Stay abreast of all of that hot sedition tracking and arresting action, thanks to the the Sedition Tracker website and Twitter feed. Image: SeditionTracker inset
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Congrats to Cairo maker, Dina Amin. She has been awarded Best of the Year in the stop motion category by Vimeo. If you don't know Dina's work, she is a product designer who does the coolest stop motion animations featuring products and technology. — Read the rest
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It's an option virtually every small business and freelancing professional will eventually consider — do I need to rent office space? Whether it's the result of a growing staff, growing responsibilities, or simply maturing as a company, there's usually a moment for any profes...
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Laura Preston was a painter who, in 2013, set off on what was supposed to be a one-year trip with her partner, in an Airstream. She discovered that painting on the road was too cumbersome, so she switched to making quilts. — Read the rest
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The modern disposable hypodermic needle is a marvel: safe, clean, and almost painless compared to the reusable instruments many of us remember from years past. But how did this method of introducing drugs into our bodies start? Earlier physicians would wound the skin, as in...
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Your scientists were so preoccupied with whether or not they could, they didn't stop to think if they should. Gen Z is the most chaotic generation to have ever lived in the history of the world pic.twitter.com/HuLAe3q0vN— Town Sheriff McLaw Dog (@ItsLinzzz_) January 14,...
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In a week when insurgents tried to overthrow the government and the president was impeached for an unprecedented second time, the tabloids address the issues that really matter in America: Kim & Kanye's divorce, Jeffrey Epstein's murder, and the battle over Larry King's...
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vendredi 15 janvier 2021, 13:36
For the 'all digital' CES, Razer was showing off their concept N95 mask, now with Chroma RGB LEDs! You've never looked so 'cyberpunk now' battling the invisible corona-hordes and their anti-masker thralls. Microphones and amplifiers embedded in the ventilators will project...
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In this Edu Puertas video, he shows 8 simple and effective stop motion animation tips and effects tricks. The light effects were the big eye openers for me.Image: Screengrab
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The world's blackest paint, Musou Black, absorbs 99.4% of light. We've already seen a room painted with it, and now here's a car that's covered in it. That's a trippy look on its own but YouTuber's DipYourCar didn't stop there. — Read the rest
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Well, if the opening days of 2021 are any indication of what's to come, we may not find the peace and normalcy we hoped for after 2020 any time soon.  Of course, that doesn't mean you have to slip into a dark funk and let the fear, confusion, and general insanity of our daily...
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For all the innovations in streaming, HD film quality, and web-based smart homes, none of it means much if all that power and connectivity bottlenecks in your janky old router.  Slow speeds, dead zones, and other frustrations you feel every time a streaming show lags or your ...
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jeudi 14 janvier 2021, 21:34
A lucky bidder snagged a near-mint copy of Batman No. 1 (1940) for $2.2 million today. From Heritage Auctions: The finest known copy of 1940's Batman No. 1 sold Thursday for $2.22 million, far and away the highest price ever realized for a comic book starring Bruce Wayne...
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Think of how much easier childhood would have been if we truly could just unleash a vengeful, animated pitcher of sugar water on our problems. In other beverage-related musings: I just learned that MD 20/20 is not Mad Dog and never was. — Read the rest
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These army guys have no guns, nor promote violence of any kind. Instead they strike yoga poses and are multicolored to enhance their gentle nature. Rainbow Joes is the colorful version of Yoga Joes–army guys wearing their helmets and uniforms striking yoga poses. — Read the...
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A racing pigeon recently showed up in the backyard of someone's house in Australia, looking super worn out. The owner of the home fed it, and discovered that it had an identification leg-band. Turns out the bird was owned by someone in Alabama, and had disappeared during an...
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