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2010-11-19 09:34:57     The real cost of free: a response | Media | guardian.co.uk


Two months ago I wrote a blog on "media gurus" who charg... promoting "free" as a business model. The blog drew some... responses, with Guardian contributor Cory Doctorow posti... accusing me of not understanding how giving work away fo... promotional

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2010-11-19 09:34:27     Jaron Lanier: 'Web 2.0 is utterly pathetic' - Features, Gadgets & Tech - The Independent


Jaron Lanier's book, You Are Not A Gadget: A Manifesto, ... feathers in the US. The book takes a swipe at Web 2.0, a... destroying individuality, destroying creativity and dest... middle-class professions. On the cover of the book are t...
"It's early

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2010-11-17 19:07:59     Humanities Scholars Embrace Digital Technology - NYTimes.com


Members of a new generation of digitally savvy humanists... to stop looking for inspiration in the next political or... “ism” and start exploring how technology is changing... of the liberal arts. This latest frontier is about metho... powerful te

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2010-11-17 12:40:14     The Fourth Paradigm (Science Paradigms) graphic drawn from PD... on Twitpic


The Fourth Paradigm (Science Paradigms) graphic drawn fr...
twitter username
... c drawn from PDF report (large)http://j.mp/5jpvSh #bbvba

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2010-11-17 11:21:44     Consultation website for ScottishPower Renewables' Argyll Array Offshore Windfarm


We have put together this website, to give you informati... Argyll Array Offshore Windfarm, west of Argyll and the i...

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2010-11-17 11:19:23     Wind Power Q&as · News · Sustainable Development Commission


Wind power produces no harmful emissions of carbon dioxi... to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions from electricity ...

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2010-11-16 14:52:02     Take a trip around Great Britain's coast line - OS OpenSpace developer wiki


Take a trip around Great Britain's coast line
From OS OpenSpace developer wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
© Crown copyright and database rights 2010 Ordnance Sur ...
... </html>

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2010-11-15 09:00:28     YouTube - 3D Video Capture with Kinect


By combining the color and the depth image captured by t... Kinect, one can project the color image back out into sp... "holographic" representation of the persons or objects t...
No project page yet, but it will go up on my regular web ...
Based on th

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2010-11-14 20:10:37     Marc Liyanage - Software - AppleScript


This is a Toolbar Script for Mac OS X.
When you click its icon in the toolbar of a given direct ...
It's also possible to drop one or more folders or other ...

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2010-11-13 20:53:03     Living On One Dollar-A-Day - Home


Understanding the reality of poverty is the critical ste... problem. Time and again, microfinance has been proven to... effective method of combating poverty. With the goal of ... to the reality of living on a dollar a day and helping t...
To achieve

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2010-11-13 08:42:04     Courses > Human-Computer Interaction (10-11)


Weird huh ?
This robot is used to mimic a remote users facial moveme ...

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2010-11-10 07:11:10     iFixit: The free repair manual


Fixing the world, one piece of hardware at a time.
Free Repair Manuals We make it easy for you to fix thing ...
Fix the Planet Repair is recycling! The best way to keep ...
Help us teach repair What if everyone had access to a fr ...
We sell parts We fund

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2010-11-08 23:36:15     Out of Print on Cool Hunting


Turning classic book covers into inspirational t-shirts,... recently added a kids line to its collection of "intelli... fashions. Tykes can don soon-to-be-favorite reads like "... Rye," "Moby Dick," "Pride and Prejudice" or "Brave New W... distressed,

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2010-11-07 17:43:57     s4: distributed stream computing platform


Update: New blog entry: Introducing S4
S4 is a general-purpose, distributed, scalable, partiall ...

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2010-11-07 00:44:31     Kinect by Microsoft Keeps You Entertained Hands Free - NYTimes.com


With Kinect, Microsoft is finally getting it right. And ... Kinect, while it incorporates ridiculously advanced tech... software, is not about technology or software. It is abo...
As I threw a virtual ball with my real arm to my black p ...
What kept e

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2010-11-05 08:16:21     Kiva - About Kiva


Kiva's mission is to connect people, through lending, fo...
Kiva empowers individuals to lend to an entrepreneur acr ...
Pendo Luisi, 27 years old, borrowed $175 to open a cafe ...
Kiva was born of the following beliefs:
... r 2009, Kiva has facilitated

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2010-11-04 09:31:16     Design Without Designers - Core77


Consider Google. In a well-publicized move, a senior des... recently quit, stating that Google had no interest in or... design. Google, it seems, relies primarily upon test res... skill or judgment. Want to know whether a design is effe... Google can

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2010-11-04 09:18:07     Popular Science Feature - Chessboard Optical Illusion


This optical illusion is reproduced with the permission ... Adelson of M.I.T. Click here for details on the Professo... also to Andy Grüneberg for bringing this to our attention.
This is simply the best optical illusion we've ever seen ...

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2010-11-04 09:16:47     Dawn of a New Day « Ray Ozzie


Imagining A “Post-PC” World

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2010-11-04 08:29:37     The Bionic Eye That Helps The Blind See Again | Gadgets And Gizmos


A bionic eye implant has been shown to give blind men an...
The technology is quite incredible. A three millimetre s ...
However, as impressive as the technology is, the impact ...
The results have been tagged as astonishing by eye surge ...
... suffere

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2010-11-03 11:42:56     Expedia on how one extra data field can cost $12m | Sales & Marketing | silicon.com


By Nick Heath, 1 November 2010 16:15
Online travel firm Expedia has found that data analytics ...
... e that what we are doing is worth something?'," he said.

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2010-11-03 11:41:34     What is Amazon's approach to product development and product management? - Quora


There is an approach called "working backwards" that is ... Amazon. We try to work backwards from the customer, rath... with an idea for a product and trying to bolt customers ...
For new initiatives a product manager typically starts b ...
If the bene

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2010-11-03 11:37:03     Journal of Cosmology


Journal of Cosmology, 2010, Vol 12, 4034-4050.
JournalofCosmology.com, October-November, 2010
Sex On Mars:
Pregnancy, Fetal Development, and Sex In Outer Space
... n, Testes, Ovaries, Radiation, Gravity, Sexual Conflicts

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2010-10-31 09:43:01     Facebook buys drop.io file sharing service, shuts it down - Download Squad


Facebook's latest acquisition is the cloud-based media s... drop.io, which offered a quick and versatile way to uplo... kinds of files, from pictures to videos to documents. Ac... post from drop.io, the service will be shutting down Dec...
According t

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2010-10-28 11:30:30     Molly | The open source mobile portal


Molly is a framework for the rapid development of inform... portals targeted at mobile internet devices. The framewo... “batteries included” philosophy, featuring a wide va... applications and connectors to common and standards-base... including t

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2010-10-28 11:29:47     Django | The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines


Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encoura... development and clean, pragmatic design.
Developed four years ago by a fast-moving online-news op ...

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2010-10-28 11:22:02     The Evolution of Privacy on Facebook


Facebook hasn't always managed its users' data well. In ... restricted the visibility of a user's personal informati... friends and their "network" (college or school). Over th...
This blog post by Kurt Opsahl at the the EFF gives a bri ...
Let me be c

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2010-10-27 17:43:21     Email: How do you manage it? « Beki's Blog


I was just recently asked how I dealt with my email. Tha... question. Here’s what I do in no particular order, wha...

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2010-10-25 18:37:50     Rare Book Room


The "Rare Book Room" site has been constructed as an edu ...
Over the last decade, a company called "Octavo" digitall ...
This site contains all of the books (about 400) that hav ...

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2010-10-25 09:45:28     Data-as-a-Service: Market Definitions « DataMarket blog


A recent post by GigaOm’s Imran Ali on the field of Da...
Following through on that thought, I decided to try to c ...
Here’s what I came up with:
* Data Markets: Services that make it easy to find d ...
... or Data” might in fact describe thes

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