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DIY Cellphone has the footprint of an ice cream sandwich, definitely doesn't run ICS (h... - 0 views

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    Another step forward in the "open source ecology" type world. Parts are still relatively expensive, but it's heading in the right direction
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Vatican and Oxford libraries scan ancient works, let scholars stay in their armchairs -... - 0 views

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    Grant given to Oxford and Vatican libraries to start digitizing ancient texts including: scan of original Gutenberg bible, ancient Hebrew texts, and Greek philosophy texts.
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Fifth Avenue Frogger brings everyone's favorite roadkill to New York City (video) -- En... - 0 views

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    Artist uses webcam feed and gps focused on Fifth Avenue NYC to create corresponding cars in Frogger game. So where does the real car end and the Frogger smashing begin...?
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Senate black box bill could see 2015 car models ship with data recorders -- Engadget - 0 views

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    Black boxes: not just for airplanes anymore... And these should actually be black.
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Brainy Gamer - 1 views

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    Blod devoted to videogame "archaeology" as Bogost would call it. The site actually suggests reading his book too.
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FAQs | Raspberry Pi - 0 views

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    Small company starts shipping out "Raspberry Pi" a $25 computer that runs a compact version of Linux.
    Did I mention it's the size of a credit card?
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(1) Comcast no longer... - 0 views

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    Netflix CEO gives a brief rant about the Comcast data limit and how it applies (or not) depending on which app you use for your content.
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xkcd: Umwelt - 0 views

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    You can take or leave the comic, depending on your tastes, but the idea of Umwelt and its applicability to our subject matter is fascinating.
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xkcd: s/keyboard/leopard/ - 0 views

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    Just have your computer change one word, and look at all the beautiful chaos it creates...
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Google plugs 14 holes, hands out $47k to security researchers -- Engadget - 0 views

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    Well, they didn't have anyone nag the $1 million prize for a full compromise, but security analysts did find a few things to patch up anyways.
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In private search & browsing | Stop online tracking & malware | Disconnect - 0 views

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    My new favorite Firefox add on that combats all the new privacy stuff unearthed about the big internet titans.
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Know your rights News, Videos, Reviews and Gossip - Lifehacker - 0 views

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    Some of the ins and outs of copyright law and DMCA.
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Robot scribe threatens the well-being of journalists everywhere | ExtremeTech - 1 views

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    Oh snap... This could be interesting.
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30+ Awesome Free and Open Source Audio Applications List - 3 views

  • Free and Open Source Audio Applications List
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    A list of the heavy open-source hitters for audio playback and editing.
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    Sound cloud looks really interesting, but they host all of the content and you just send out links to share it. In order to play content on your page, you need a mess of java script commands and I have no idea how to link that to your content... Guess that's why all the bands pay big bucks to have someone build their site for them.
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B2G - MozillaWiki - 0 views

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    Mozilla is jumping into the ring with a mobile OS platform. Still in development, but this is the main page for info about the new platform
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HTML5 | Webmonkey | Wired.com - 0 views

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    Blog for latest updates on HTML5 protocol; it may be tricky, but it is slowly replacing Flash.
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What People Think I Do / What I Really Do | Know Your Meme - 2 views

  • What People Think I Do / What I Really Do
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    The story, templates, and examples of that meme that has blown up on Facebook recently.
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