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Using Google Inbox: this feels like the future of email

My favorite thing about Inbox, Google's radical new email app for Android, iOS, and the web, is that it's perfectly happy to have you use your email as a to-do list. Rather than try to turn your inbox into nothing more than a series of letters and conversations, or help you clear your messages out …

The Awful Reign of the Red Delicious

How the worst apple took over the United States, and continues to spread<p>At the supermarket near his home in central Virginia, Tom Burford likes to loiter by the display of Red Delicious. He waits until he spots a store manager. Then he picks up one of the glossy apples and, with a flourish, scrapes …

prosthetic knowledge — Motion Silhouette Japanese childrens book that...

Databending using Audacity Effects

<b>A semi-complete documentation of Audacity Effects on image files.</b><p>When pursuing the wonderful practice of databending I think that experimentation is …

prosthetic knowledge — Loop Findr Software developed by Collin Burger...

Kickstarter Brings Interchangeable Lenses to the Raspberry Pi Camera with Fun DIY Kit

The Raspberry Pi Camera module is a favorite of photography tinkerers. We’ve seen it used to create everything from GIF cameras to a balloon-powered, …

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First look at ‘Atari: Game Over,’ a Microsoft-funded documentary about the worst video game of all time

At San Diego Comic-Con, Microsoft released the first trailer for “Atari: Game Over,” a documentary about the rise and fall of Atari, and the renowned …

Gallery Whispers and Lunch in the Cafe: Mapping Museums Through Their Sounds

“There are so many sounds in museums that we usually ignore that are absolutely engrossing once you take the time to focus on them,” says artist John …

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“A new phase-changing material built from wax and foam developed by researchers at MIT is capable of switching between hard and soft states.”<p>MIT …

BioLite KettleCharge: Charge Your iPad With Boiling Hot Water

BioLite's line of twig-burning, gadget-powering stoves has already cemented the brand as every wilderness geek's best friend. But now, the brilliant …

prosthetic knowledge — Polyscape Prototype projection mapping...

"This Post Is Art": Framed 4chan Post "Sells" for $90,900 on eBay

This blog post is also art. Money, please!<p>René Magritte would be proud.<p>Just hours before the end of the potato salad Kickstarter last night, an eBay auction purporting to sell a framed screenshot from the message board 4chan finished with a winning bid of $90,900. The screenshot is, fittingly, of a …

A Noncoder’s Attempt to Make the Twitterbot of His Dreams

On Twitter, bots are hot. Marketers, artists, news organizations, and general-purpose wiseacres have found all kinds of uses for Twitter accounts …

Watch The 'Mona Lisa' Morph Into 'American Gothic,' Pixel By Pixel

A coding forum organized a competition to see who could remix famous paintings using the color palettes of other iconic art.<p><i>Images via, via</i><p>A forum of 'code golfers'—programmers who create and solve creative programming puzzles for kicks—are using code to break classic art works down to their base …

Ancient Hebrew ASCII art

The Jewish Theological Seminary's "Micrography" exhibit showcases visual art, mostly from the 19th and early 20th century, made from ancient Hebrew …

Add 3D Flying Saucers To Your Selfies With This Photo Editing App

With "Matter," you can beef up your Instagram brunch game with 3D UFOs and galactic prisms. Finally.<p><i>Thumbnail via</i><p>We've seen a lot of cool mobile art while perusing the app store, from Monet-like light painting to digital neon drawing. Now our smartphone art repertoire has grown once again with …

The Best Things to Buy at IKEA: 9, Cheap, Chic Classics

(Image credit: Emily Henderson)<p>I knew I was a grown up the moment I switched out my IKEA mattress for a <i>much</i> more comfortable mattress I could invest …