Brian Baker

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As Mobile Roars Ahead, It’s Time To Finally Admit The Web Is Dying

While discussions about tech bubbles have been heated, few commentators seem to be targeting their invective at the real underlying bubble: the World Wide Web itself is crumbling. Like any outmoded technology, the Web is rapidly losing users as it fails to adapt to disruption from mobile apps and …

The Week in Review: Looking Forward to Super Sunday

Inside Flipboard / January 31, 2014<p>Now that the San Francisco 49ers will not be in Super Bowl XLVIII, the question is, will anyone bother to watch …

Dizzying Designs That'll Make Your Head Spin

From self-balancing cubes to Pete Wegner's inverted city within a city, it's safe to say that we've seen our share of gravity-defying designs. Since …

Unique Ultraviolet Portraits Reveal Beauty within Flaws

Brooklyn-based photographer Cara Phillips developed this intriguing portrait project that uses ultraviolet light to reveal every tiny little imperfection across a person's face. To produce the black and white series, the artist set up on the streets of New York with a sign that said “Free …

After 5 Rejections, Apple Accepts App That Tracks U.S. Drone Strikes

Persistence, it turns out, does pay off. After rejecting it five times, Apple has finally approved an app that tracks every U.S. drone strike and …

Three bitcoin traders arrested in Florida on money-laundering charges

Florida state police have arrested three alleged money-launderers after a lengthy investigation into the world of face-to-face bitcoin trading, reports <i>Krebs on Security</i>. Working through the site localbitcoins.com, the traders arranged face-to-face meetings in which they would hand over Bitcoin …

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