Sharon Beaver Henderson

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PRISM, surveillance, metadata and terrorism

Our pick of the week’s science and tech stories, including NSA operatives, the political economy of surveillance and why we sign emails with “thank you”.<p>Why we sign emails with “Thank You”<br>Krystal D'Costa | Scientific American | 11 June 2013<br>The rules of social engagement require politeness formulae …

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3d printing with metal, titanium & aluminum demo by EOS @ MDM 2013

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Microsoft killing off Outlook.com linked accounts feature in favor of aliases

Microsoft has long supported a linked accounts feature for its Hotmail and Outlook.com service, allowing users to simply switch between Microsoft Accounts without having to enter passwords. The feature was originally introduced in 2006, but Microsoft says it plans to stop supporting it over the …

Sprint’s Clearwire Acquisition: Who’s Going to Make What?

Now that Sprint has raised its bid for Clearwire a third and final time, seemingly ending the battle over the future ownership of the small wireless …

Weird Al more popular than ever, branching out into children's books

Al Yankovic grew up in the ‘60s wanting to play in rock and roll cover bands.<p>To his surprise, the other kids just didn’t take the accordion-playing teenager seriously.<p>So Yankovic ditched the serious and carved out a career writing pop parodies, a field in which he’s Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stones …

Why German Musician Davide Martello Played his Grand Piano in the Middle of Taksim Square During the Protests | Public Radio International

You may have seen this photo last week. It's of a man, dressed in a red shirt, wearing a fedora, playing piano in Istanbul's Taksim Square. German musician Davide Martello had loaded his grand piano on a trailer and towed it 300 miles from Sofia, Bulgaria.<p>"I'd seen the TV violence — insane violence …

DJ Betto Arcos Spins The Latest From Brazil

DJ Betto Arcos joins weekends on <i>All Things Considered</i> once again to share the music he's been spinning on Global Village, a world music program out of KPFK in Los Angeles. Picks this time are from Brazil, and include some socially conscious samba, a bilingual reggae tune, a hometown anthem and a …