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2011-05-19 12:04:33     Tim Harford's Adapt: How to fund research so that it generates insanely great ideas, not pretty good ones. - By Tim Harford - Slate Magazine


Whichever way they sliced the data, Azoulay, Manzo and Z... that the more open-ended, risky HHMI grants were funding... important, unusual, and influential research. HHMI resea... no better qualified than their NIH-funded peers, were fa...
The HHMI re

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2009-12-28 08:18:03     On Contributions, Open Source vs. Open Standards « hueniverse


While many people can write functional code (pretty, ugl... wasteful), very few can write quality prose – prose th... understood the same way by different people, while at th... possess the typical properties desired in prose (eleganc... cultural se

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2012-12-10 20:08:27     Official Google Africa Blog: Understanding barriers to mobile Internet adoption in Kenya and Ghana


While mobile phones have become commonplace, mobile Inte... lagged. In 2011, for instance, mobile Internet adoption ... compared to 54% in Europe. We’ve been working to bette... nature and root causes of this dynamic. Earlier this yea... with iHub R

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2008-11-22 17:31:28     jMar's Blog: Building Your First jQuery Plugin


While some are intimidated by the thought of creating th... truth is that jQuery is built with an infinitely friendl... architecture. If you've gotten comfortable with the basi... coding, then you're certainly ready to develop your own ... tutorial wi

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2005-10-25 08:58:41     OK/Cancel » Blog Archive » Brainstorming vs. Idea Seeding: The New OK/Cancel Process


While the name of our process is %u201Cswitch sessions%u... the more general approach to creative collaboration idea... of starting from a blank slate and working together to c... final product, we document some idea seeds. These have n... advantages.

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2012-04-16 21:25:07     How To: Take a Screenshot With the iPhone | iMore


While this might be iPhone 101 to some, Apple pretty muc... feature into their 2.0 firmware, and while we’re now a... may yet know that they can capture their iPhone screen c...
To take a screenshot with your iPhone or iPod Touch, jus ...
To access y

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2011-11-08 15:25:42     Olly: A device that lets you smell the Internet - The Next Web


While we’re used to seeing and hearing content on the ... it has never really had much of a look in. That changes ... a cool new product from London’s Mint Digital Foundry.
Olly is a USB-powered device which takes events on the I ...

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2011-08-16 18:14:47     WhoTweetedMe.com


WhoTweetedMe.com will analyze a URL and show you its mos... retweeters, potential reach and timeline. Due to Twitter... It works best on blog post URLs that are between 1 day a...

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2012-01-04 17:12:20     Handy Elephant - Instant Productivity for Relationship Management | About us


Why did we build Handy Elephant?
Individuals and businesses devote increasing amounts of ...
Yet, plenty of time is wasted, as they do not know which ...

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2014-03-06 07:34:03     Essay on why faculty members work so much | Inside Higher Ed


Why do academics work so much?

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2010-01-01 18:16:28     UI/API/1.7.2/Tabs - jQuery JavaScript Library


Why does...
...my slider, Google Map, sIFR etc. not work when placed ...
Any component that requires some dimensional computation ...
... }

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2010-04-27 13:56:45     Why Facebook's Open Graph idea must be taken seriously | Emily Bell | Media | The Guardian


Why Facebook's Open Graph idea must be taken seriously
F8 conference reveals plans that would allow users to re ...

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2012-04-20 14:04:54     Going With the Flow: Google's Secret Switch to the Next Wave of Networking | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com


Why is OpenFlow so advantageous to a company like Google... traditional model you can think of routers as akin to ta... passengers from one place to another. If a street is blo...
With the software-defined network Google has implemented ...

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2005-11-07 08:31:41     SubEthaEdit


Why SubEthaEdit?Looking for a text editor that is design... actually caring about Human Interface Guidelines? A nice... HTML files? Or a way to work together on code, texts or ... check out SubEthaEdit. While originally designed for cod... collaborati

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2015-04-08 12:45:09     Why Time Slows Down When We’re Afraid, Speeds Up as We Age, and Gets Warped on Vacation | Brain Pickings


Why Time Slows Down When We’re Afraid, Speeds Up as We...
by Maria Popova
“Time perception matters because it is the experience ...
Given my soft spot for famous diaries, it should come as ...
That’s precisely what acclaimed BBC broadcaster and ps

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2013-03-11 08:30:15     Grunt: The JavaScript Task Runner


Why use a task runner?
In one word: automation. The less work you have to do wh ...

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2017-01-24 09:42:15     WikiCFP : Call For Papers of Conferences, Workshops and Journals


WikiCFP is a semantic wiki for Calls For Papers in scien... fields. There are about 50,000 CFPs on WikiCFP. Over 100... use WikiCFP each month.

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2014-01-10 16:50:04     The Coming ‘Instant Planetary Emergency’ | The Nation


William Greider: Will It Matter That Janet Yelle...
Dave Zirin: Chris Kluwe, Aaron Rodgers and LGBT ...
John Nichols: Five Reforms to Make Democratic Po ...
A Look Back at the Year in Crazy, Part Two
... entists predict 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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2007-10-21 20:09:17     Windows Live Toolbar Custom Button SDK


Windows Live Toolbar Custom Button SDK
The Windows Live Toolbar Custom Button Software Developm ...
In order to use or develop custom buttons, you must have ...

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2009-01-18 19:33:51     WineHQ - About Wine


Wine is a translation layer (a program loader) capable o... applications on Linux and other POSIX compatible operati... Windows programs running in Wine act as native programs ... without the performance or memory usage penalties of an ... similar loo

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2007-08-20 08:47:11     Wiredness: Image Manipulation API


Wiredness Image Manipulation API Information - Version 1.2
The Wiredness system includes a simple API which allows ...

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2013-03-09 16:44:50     BBC News - Star Trek 'holodeck' in the living room?


With "immersive media" taking content well beyond the TV... technology is attempting to move virtual reality towards... closer to real life.
Whether it be a cave, an igloo or a theatre, virtual rea ...
Full 360-degree screens are now capable of taking a

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2013-08-30 08:38:40     BBC News - Virtual reality: Lessons from the past for Oculus Rift


with excitement building for the release of a new VR hel... Rift - it is worth asking what went wrong the first time... lessons be learned?

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2007-11-10 15:09:27     BBC NEWS | Programmes | Analysis | With Friends Like These


With Friends Like These
webpage from facebook site
Are we revealing too much information about ourselves?
BBC Radio 4's Analysis: With Friends Like These will be ...
... c and searchable, and will be around, perhaps, for ever.

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2012-10-30 07:34:30     Kannel: Open Source WAP and SMS Gateway


With hundreds of millions of mobile phones in use all ov... moment, the market for services targeted at mobile users... immense. Even simple services find plenty of users, as l...
Kannel is an open source WAP gateway. It attempts to pro ...
Kannel also

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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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2016-04-05 14:56:46    


With more than 10 million users, the Scratch online comm... largest online community where kids learn to program. Si... a central goal of the community has been to promote “remixing” — the reworking and recombination o... artifacts. As the video below shows, remixing programmin...

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2013-09-01 15:10:36     About Us - OpenSignal


With your help, we're creating a comprehensive database ... towers, cell phone signal strength readings, and Wi-Fi a... the world. Our goal is to become the global authority on...

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2010-07-08 13:01:17     BBC NEWS | Health | Robots 'to revolutionise surgery'


Within ten years some doctors and scientists are predict...
They say by using the natural orifices of the body and t ...
It sounds fantastical, but prototypes are already in exi ...
There are particularly big hopes for Ares (Assembling Re ...
... ising p

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