Maury A. Midlo

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A Free Microsoft Office: Is Office Online Worth Using?

Microsoft’s Office Online is a completely free, web-based version of Microsoft Office. This online office suite is clearly competing with Google …

Software

Was this Google's smartwatch?

LG appears to be building Google’s long-awaited smartwatch, but Motorola might have had one in the works originally. <i>Android Police</i> has uncovered photos of what appears to be a Motorola-branded smartwatch, and it’s claimed that the device would have debuted with the "Google Watch" moniker as part of …

Android News

Trading Tools and Platforms

Tools & Platforms<p>Powerful trading platforms and tools. Always innovating for you.<p>Web Platform<p>All the tools any level of investor needs to:<p>Access …

Stock Markets

M Is For Meerkat: A Beautiful Alphabet Inspired By Animals

Remember those phonics songs from elementary school that helped teach the alphabet? “A is for Apple, B is for Ball”? London-based illustrator Marcus Reed does, but his tastes run more toward beautifully drawn illustrations of animals for (we’re hoping) adults as well as kids.<p>The alphabet features …

U.S. Spends $24 Million On ‘Propaganda Plane’ Few Can See or Hear – Foreign Policy

It’s difficult to find a more wasteful government program.<p>For the last six years, the U.S. government has spent more than $24 million to fly a plane around Cuba and beam American-sponsored TV programming to the island’s inhabitants. But every day the plane flies, the government in Havana jams its …

Cuba

CMS Buying Guide: How to choose the right CMS for your Business

•<p>Content Flexibility<p>•<p>Easy-to-use templates<p>•<p>Scalability<p>•<p>Building a richer web presence<p>•<p>Extensive service and support<p>•<p>And more

Content Management

Raimo van der Klein: 'Dit is de nieuwe industriële revolutie'

Raimo van der Klein: ‘Dit is de nieuwe industriële revolutie’<p><b>“Na de media worden nu productie en productiemiddelen gedemocratiseerd.” Volgende week</b> …

'The Great Gatsby Curve': Why It's So Hard for the Poor to Get Ahead

High-income kids who don't graduate from college are 2.5 times more likely to end up rich than low-income kids who do. Why it's so hard for the poor to get ahead today.<p>The American Dream isn't dead—it just moved to Denmark.<p>We like to think of ourselves as living a classless society, but it isn't …

You’re Not Wrong, Microsoft, You’re Just An Asshole

“We have a product for people who aren’t able to get some form of connectivity,” explained Xbox chief Don Mattrick. “It’s called Xbox 360.”<p>With those snarky words, Microsoft lost E3. That much was clear as soon as Sony’s press conference started. And it’s not because the Xbox One is a bad system. …

Maker Pro Newsletter #17

<b>“EEG sensing is ready for prime time.”</b><p><i>From the editors of MAKE magazine, the Maker Pro Newsletter is about the impact of makers on business and technology. Our coverage includes hardware startups, new products, incubators, innovators, along with technology and market trends. Please send items to us</i> …

Shiiiit Button Will Make A Foul-Mouthed 'Wire' Fan's Day

State Sen. R. Clayton 'Clay' Davis, excellently portrayed by actor Isiah Whitlock Jr. on "The Wire," was a corrupt and conniving man with a catchphrase that consisted of one word/slur pronounced over an exaggerated amount of time.<p>This word, this fantastic word, can be played on repeat thanks to a …

Fast Sketch - Deconstructivism

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Mike Stilkey’s Painted Books

Los Angeles-based artist Mike Stilkey likes to experiment with the canvases he chooses for his whimsical paintings, including vintage paper, record covers, book pages, and most interestingly on hardcover books themselves. In a previous interview, Stilkey says:<p>I was painting on book pages for …

Books

Pick of the Day: A Way With Words

Inside Flipboard / February 28, 2013<p>In California, we say ‘hella.’ In New York, it’s ‘mad.’ Why both these bits of slang mean the same thing, in …

Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

These larger-than-life plant murals bring buildings back to nature - and they're popping up all over the world....<p>Artists often try to get viewers to …

Streetwear