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Quantum Physics and Evolving Consciousness

(The following discussion is based on David Bohm's theory of the 'Implicate Order', developed in the 1980s in order to explain the strange behavior …

Google Offers $1 Million Prize For Anyone Who Can Build A Better Power Inverter

Google, the internet search behemoth based in Mountain View, CA, is offering to pay a $1 million prize – as part of the Little Box Challenge - to anyone who can design and build a better small-scale power inverter.<p>Why would Google, the IEEE and a few other companies like Cree and Transphorm pay $1 …

Wearable Technology Is Destined To Be 2014's Most Embarrassing Fad

At the close of 2013, tech journalists look to the future… and they’ve declared that 2014 is going to be the year of wearable tech. We’re skeptical; in fact, all signs point instead to wearable tech being one of 2014’s biggest failures.<p><b>Why Do Tech Companies Believe This?</b><p>The short answer is they’ve …

Top 10 science and tech books for October: Amazon, sharks and the French Resistance

Jeff Bezos under the microscope in The Everything Store, a haunting photographic depiction of the ocean's most-feared inhabitant, and the rapport between Albert Camus and Jacques Monod examined<p><b>Smart Cities</b><p><b>Anthony Townsend</b><p>Townsend unpicks the digital nervous system pulsing invisibly through our …

Poster poems: Found poetry

One night sometime in the early 1930s a New Jersey doctor left a note for his wife on the door of their fridge. He looked at it again and saw something he hadn't noticed when first writing it down, something that made him write it out anew. The doctor was William Carlos Williams and the note became …

A Picture Sells a Thousand Cents

You do not have to be a professional photographer to profit from selling your photos for use online, on mobile devices, and traditional publications. …

Wedding Photographer Discusses Why She Switched to Beam

It’s no secret that competition in the wedding photography industry has gotten fierce. One of the best ways to stand out from the crowd and build a …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

InterAct

A hail and farewell to AltaVista

It once was the best of the bunch, in the era before Internet search meant Google and three guys named Moe. Ancient history by now.<p>This is what happens after a series of bumbling owners fail to keep a once terrific product relevant in a dynamic market: You get a cold PR send-off that doesn't even …

The White House

In Protest

For the past several weeks, people in countries around the world have been taking to the streets in huge numbers, airing their grievances, working toward change, seeking justice, and venting anger. Using techniques that vary from silent standing to violent destruction, demonstrators have been …

Don't Mess Up Tumblr: Five Lessons From YouTube

When Google purchased YouTube there was lots of skepticism and outright derision. Today analysts estimate its enterprise value is approaching $20 …