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Webinars

Upcoming Webinars<p>12 PM ET | 9 AM PT<p>An increasing number of enterprises across all industry sectors are now exploring how they can use blockchain …

Webinars

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Getty Museum Launches ‘Open Content Program,’ Shares 4,600 Images Free

When the words “Getty” and “Free” make their way into the same sentence — as they have a few times before — photographers tend to tense up before …

Man on Bridge: The Dublin Street Photog Who Worked the Same Spot for 50 Years

The world of photography holds many untold stories of men and women who had a profound impact on the lives of the people on the other side of their …

31 Maps Mocking National Stereotypes Around the World

Using infographical maps to represent data is nothing new, but London-based designer Yanko Tsvetkov, through his site alphadesigner.com, has taken …

Maps

Twinkie Cupcakes That Look Like Despicable Me’s Minions

Long Island radio station WALK 97.5 posted a photo of a tray of cute cupcakes that use Twinkies to look like Gru’s Minions from the <i>Despicable Me</i> …

The Last Mile

The “last mile” is a term used in the telecommunications industry that refers to delivering connectivity to the customers that will actually be using …

MongoDB MapReduce with Hadoop

<i>This article is part two of two detailing my talk at MongoDB San Francisco 2013.<br>The video and slides for the entire talk can be found here. Part one</i> …

Scrooser

An unusual cross between a lowrider bike and a Vespa. Enjoy a few second looks while embracing urban transportation on a sexy, efficient, and responsible Scrooser. While riding in Eco mode, one battery charge will last an estimated 25 days in the urban environment. Scrooser is a mobility solution that does not require a license or a helmet.

'Staggering' digital folk music archive launched

The Full English, an online folk music archive of 44,000 records and over 58,000 digitised images, is launched with special concert at the English Folk Dance and Song Society<p><b>Martin Simpson</b> paid tribute to the "staggering" free online digital folk music archive, of 44,000 records and over 58,000 …

Folk Music

What does a £2,500 record sound like?

Four years ago, Pete Hutchison realised that his record-collecting habit was getting out of control. From a young age he had been buying music across …