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Mini Turns Car Into Digital Billboard for Your Tweets, Vines

Anyone walking around London this week may come across a rather unusual sight: A Mini Countryman car broadcasting tweets, Facebook posts and Vine …

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Hines Ward: Why I'm an Iron Man

The former NFL star isn't done winning<p><i>You'd think that after fourteen years in the NFL that retired Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Hines Ward would be content to take a few years off. Maybe lie on a beach, go sailing, or simply not get hit by giant men who are willfully and recklessly endangering his</i> …

Webcartoonist Kate Beaton's New Project Involves a Fat Pony

Kate Beaton first made waves in the webcomic scene with her comics at <i>Hark! A Vagrant</i>, where she takes a hilarious look at historical figures like …

Stanley Kubrick reportedly considered a 'Dr. Strangelove' sequel directed by Terry Gilliam

Stanley Kubrick was far from a prolific filmmaker, but if he had a bit more time he may have worked on a sequel to <i>Dr. Strangelove: or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb</i>. Documents discovered after writer Terry Southern's death in 1995 revealed that Kubrick asked him to pen a script …

Get Out There: Retracing History on U.S. 15

Abraham Lincoln slept there. Thomas Jefferson built a big house down the road. Thousands died along its hills and creeks. However you choose to travel, U.S. Route 15 is a trip back in time.<p><b>Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee looked across Seminary Ridge</b> on July 3, 1863, and watched as his bedraggled and …

8 Things More Terrifying Than Sharks

Ask Engadget: best way to get Skype on my HDTV?

We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is from Brian, who wants to video-chat in his living room without having to buy a whole new HDTV. If you're looking to ask one of your own, drop …

xkcd - Tall Infographics

The Tall Infographics design from Randall Munroe at xkcd literally made me laugh out loud. As he mentions in the text:<p><i>“‘Big Data’ doesn’t just mean</i> …

The importance of the earnest selfie: Rihanna has an 'Instassistant'

If you think it's enough to have a few fetching profile photos to secure your presence on the Web, then you're really deluding your selfie.<p>One of the great growth areas of self-presentation is constant self-presentation in pictorial form.<p>Your selfie today isn't your selfie yesterday, so you're …

Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 shown off in a 7 minute video offering the clearest leak yet

http://youtu.be/2ksOJl0PDDg<p>The Nexus 5 (considering the previous wallpaper images that were leaked, we’re pretty sure it’ll be called just that) and Android 4.4 KitKat have leaked quite a few times in recent weeks, and now we’ve got what might just be the best look at the two in action.<p>The 7-minute …

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Bilton Book: Twitter’s Dick Costolo Was Fired (And Rehired) in 2010

Twitter’s founding tale keeps getting more and more complicated.<p>Twitter CEO Dick Costolo was briefly fired from the company by an adviser to the …

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Stanford scientists use 3D imaging to reevaluate Earth core formation

Scientists at Stanford University have demonstrated how the formation of Earth’s core is even more complicated than previously understood. Using new …

The Shopping Channel app review: shopping made easy

Introduction<p>Nowadays there's no need to even leave the comfort of your own home in order to do all your shopping. The Shopping Channel app means you …

Apple Predicted to Release Ultra-Slim 12-Inch MacBook with Retina Display in Mid-2014

Apple may be planning to release a 12-inch MacBook with an all-new design and high-resolution Retina Display in the middle of 2014, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.<p>Specifically, the new MacBook is expected to feature a clamshell form factor even thinner than the current MacBook …

Andrew Fitzgerald: Adventures in Twitter fiction

Educators as Social Networked Learners

Presentation about a course I teach to EdTech graduate students. More resources can be found at http://usergeneratededucation.wordpress.com/2013/10/12/educator-as-a-social-networked-learner-presentation-materials/

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Artful Dodgers: The Billionaires Who Cheated On Their Taxes

Who’s more powerful than a billionaire? The taxman, of course.<p>That almighty agent of the government added another scalp to his bag last week when Ty Warner, the Beanie Babies baron, plead guilty to tax evasion in a tearful moment inside a downtown Chicago courtroom. Warner, who hid as much as $107 …

Behind The Scenes With The Judges: Products

From a flat-pack kayak to cheeky vibrators for women, the products this year ran the gamut–challenging our judges to weigh novelty against practicality. Here’s how it played out.<p><b>Our Judges</b><p>Jake Barton, Local Projects<br>Joe Gebbia, Airbnb<br>Stephanie Wu, Warby Parker<br>Linda Tischler, <i>Fast Company</i><p><b>The</b> …

The Most Powerful Branding Tool You Have: Your Company's Culture | Inc.com

No, Twitter is not ruining America or American politics — just the opposite, in fact

Is Twitter ruining America? That’s the somewhat hyperbolic claim made by Philip Bump in a recent piece at <i>The Atlantic Wire</i>, in which he argues that …

Scores die as rebel factions fight in Aleppo

Clashes between rival rebel factions left at least 44 fighters dead in battles to control neighbourhoods in the city of Aleppo, according to an activist group.<p>The three days of fighting was between al-Qaeda's Islamic State of Iraq and Sham (ISIS) and a rival group formerly known as Ghurabaa al-Sham.<p>…

France Fracking Ban Upheld After Challenge From Energy Giant

By Emile Picy and Michel Rose<p>PARIS, Oct 11 (Reuters) - France's constitutional council rejected on Friday a challenge to a law banning hydraulic fracturing for exploration and production of the country's shale gas and oil.<p>The ruling is a boost for President Francois Hollande, who has opposed the …