Allen Chamberland

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Lego Brick Shaped Gummy Candies

Introduction: Lego Brick Shaped Gummy Candies<p>About: ''If you haven't seen my Instructables, or comments, you might not know I have Onanon Disease. I …

Language Is Not Colorless: The Amazing Writing of Sawako Nakayasu

Since the beginning of this century a number of poets of Asian descent have published books that have helped redefine the field of study known as …

I Liked Everything I Saw on Facebook for Two Days. Here's What It Did to Me

<b>There's this great</b> Andy Warhol quote you've probably seen before: "I think everybody should like everybody." You can buy posters and plates with …

Five Weird Video Game Sponsorship Deals

The upcoming option to buy and download the Dogecoin sponsored car in NASCAR ’14 showcases some strange crossover of sponsorship and video games, but …

'Twitch-speak': A Guide to the Secret Emoji Language of Gamers

Twitch, the popular video game streaming platform, is no stranger to the emoji craze — only its pictographic language is significantly different to …

'Kickstarter For The Homeless' Raises Investment From Some Of The Biggest Tech Investors, Including Marc Benioff

Some of the biggest tech investors have joined the seed round, including Salesforce's Marc Benioff, SV Angels' Ron Conway, and Reddit's Alexis Ohanian.<p>Poverty is a serious issue in America, with approximately 46 million people living below the poverty line and 3.5 million of them homeless. In San …

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Al Jazeera America’s Bet On Serious News Only Snags 13,000 Daily Viewers

Earlier today, the New York Post reported that the newly launched Al Jazeera American cable news channel has very low ratings. For its first few months, the channel has averaged around 13,000 viewers.<p>That’s low, but not zero. The kicker is that the predecessor to what people now call AJAM, Current …

Apple loosens restrictions on water-damaged iPhones for Apple Store trade-in program

Starting this week the trade-in value for iPhones will no longer be impacted by the phone’s liquid damage indicator, according to Apple retail employees. Previously, if a device’s “liquid contact indicator” was tripped, the phone would be completely worthless as a trade-in under the company’s …

Ross Ulbricht's Family And Friends Offer To Pledge Over $1 Million In Bail For Alleged Silk Road Creator

Just a few months ago, the FBI claims, Ross Ulbricht held 144,000 bitcoins allegedly collected from his Web-based black market for drugs known as the Silk Road–nearly $100 million at today’s exchange rates. Today, his family and friends are promising to offer up their life savings and even the …