Nothing can be said abut the sea.– Another Beauty - Adam Zagajewski (Scroll up and read from p75)
Brain scans of a speaker and listener showed their neural activity synchronizing...– Good Connection Really Does Lead to Mind Meld | Wired
Owners of the iPhone will be able to legally break electronic locks on their...– New gov’t rules allow unapproved iPhone apps
Wikileaks' estranged co-founder becomes a critic... →
John Young (cryptome.org) talks about his involvement in the first days of wikileaks and the circumstances around his early departure.
Top Secret America | washingtonpost.com →
Fantastic massive site detailing “1,271 government organizations and 1,931 private companies work on programs related to counterterrorism, homeland security and intelligence.”
FreeType Project Cheers TrueType Patent Expiration →
Lexington: Where has all the greatness gone? | The... →
This column wishes respectfully to propose a temporary ban on references in political debate to both American greatness and American exceptionalism. […] The case for the ban is that both terms have been emptied of serious meaning, converted into slogans.
Google's new weapon in fighting Apple App Store --... →
App Inventor for Android is released. Sounds fantastic. Android has this while iPhone won’t even allow Scratch. Seriously.
Video relay calling breakthrough uses FaceTime to... →
this is a neat but ineffectual (wifi? iphone only?) step in the right direction. see comments.
NYC DOT Looking for Developers With DIY Ideas
alphaonelabs: The New York City Department of Transportation needs your help! We want to provide more and more useful information to the traveling public about traffic and transportation. We know we’ve got a lot of the raw data, we need you to help us separate the wheat from the chaff. Here at the DOT we’re plugged into all of the comings and goings of the city - we’re constantly monitoring...
For Air Safety, 400 Prospect Park Geese Are Killed... →
Pretty low, pretty grim, Agriculture Dept. … And uh, Isolde, Times? This was NOT “euthanizing.” You wrote it twice, and you are wrong. CO2 deaths are painful (but cheap)… this was anything but a mercy-killing to relieve their suffering. Oh look, you blog post is even titled blah blah Euthanize. Sad, Isolde, get a language.
Blackbird Blackbird So Sorry Girl (by Imaginary Animal)
From the Comments: Mansplaining the Currency of... →
Great stuff from the Daily show vs Jezebel spat… Be sure to check out the back story.
Shannon (the secretary) has lost her cat and has asked David (the graphic...– Why never to ask favours from the designers
New Apple Friend Bar Gives Customers Someone To Talk At About Mac Products | The Onion onion nails it so hard.
How-to: Install Flash on your jailbroken iPad (for... →
Only a matter of time, as always…
We cannot believe we had to write this fucking letter.– Daring Fireball: Translation From Apple’s Unique Dialect of PR-Speak to English of the ‘Letter From Apple Regarding iPhone 4’
Carter Emmart demos a 3D atlas of the universe
Rephlex legend Bogdan Raczynski veers from Chicago house to contemporary dubstep...– ghostly - GhostlyCast #36: Bogdan Raczynski - Mix #2 - SoundCloud