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2013-01-10 18:44:48     Tethercell: Control battery-operated devices from your smartphone or tablet | Indiegogo


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2016-10-21 08:07:33     Text Samples


Color and contrast
Contrast ratios illustrated

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2005-11-13 17:29:01     Text-Reader. Read and translate Internet texts, and learn words.


New v3.01
(322 kb)
Explorer Toolbar Maker v3
Convert any HTML page into your own home-made Internet E ...

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2009-07-25 15:52:01     Texting in the Company of Others Is OK


Cultural anthropologists who have studied teen texting a... just about instant gratification. According to Mimi Ito,... cellie habits of Japanese teens, texting those who could... everyone feel they're part of a larger social network. I... no distinct

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2007-06-12 08:28:40     Textism: Word HTML Cleaner


Word HTML Cleaner
A tool that strips proprietary Microsoft tags and other ...
This is intended for fairly basic styled text documents; ...

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2009-10-28 11:32:20     textually.org: Indian telcos give voice to the illiterate


Indian telcos give voice to the illiterate
knINDIAN_KIDS_wideweb__470x350,0.jpg Sending text messag ...
"... Since the urban market for mobile phones in India i ...
The solution is called Voice SMS. It is just like leavin ...
Some of the big operators —

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2016-12-09 17:34:47     The #Election2016 Micro-Propaganda Machine – Medium


After finding evidence that much of the “fake” and h... traffic during 🇺🇸#Election2016 was arriving throug... hyperlinks, search engines, and “old school” sharing... email newsletters, RSS, and instant messaging, I thought... “big data

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2007-03-22 12:26:27     The *M-ary tree and *Ternary hillsort


Sorting is a significant activity for which better metho... sought. In many computing scenarios, sorting must be don... majority of data items remaining on an auxiliary storage... paper introduces a new data structure, the *M-ary tree, ... external so

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2014-05-27 13:11:38     The 10 Algorithms That Dominate Our World


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2013-03-09 21:01:18     The 10 Most Overlooked Women in Architecture History (PHOTOS)


Lina Bo Bardi
Having completed the vast majority of her work in post-w ...

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2010-07-09 10:20:46     The 100 most funny and unusual 404 error pages - FrancescoMugnai.com - Graphic Design Inspiration and Web Design Trends


Author's website
About the author
About Francesco Mugnai
... Less is more: 30 excellent examples of vCard websites

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2014-11-18 19:00:22     The 110 Year-Old Light Bulb That's Never Been Turned Off


The 110 Year-Old Light Bulb That's Never Been Turned Off
The oldest lightbulb in continuous use was installed bef ...

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2011-10-24 13:33:02     The 147 Companies That Control Everything - Forbes


Visualizing the "super entity." Courtesy: New Scientist
Three systems theorists at the Swiss Federal Institute o ...
They discovered that global corporate control has a dist ...

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2015-04-02 13:29:00     The American people are clueless: Why income inequality is so much worse than we realize - Salon.com


In a candid conversation with Frank Rich last fall, Chri... people don’t even know. If poor people knew how rich r... there would be riots in the streets.” The findings of ... published over the last several years inPerspectives on ... Science, su

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2015-09-12 11:11:31     The art and science of innovation | Nesta


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2006-03-05 17:54:37     The Art of Building a Robot to Love - New York Times


MARVIN THE ROBOT, a supporting player in "The Hitchhiker... Galaxy," speaks in the dull monotone of the chronically ... "Star Wars" films, C-3PO is a bundle of anxiety and neur... "2001: A Space Odyssey," the HAL 9000 is creepily homicidal.

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2011-01-27 08:24:56     The Associated Press: Young inventors prompt colleges to revamp rules


Young inventors prompt colleges to revamp rules
(AP) – 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Tony Brown didn't set out to over ...
The University of Missouri student came up with an idea ...
But the invention also raised a perplexing question when ...

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2012-05-04 19:52:15     The ‘holy grail’ of hacks - The Tech


153 windows, 153 pixels. Two weekends ago, the front of ... lit up in a colorful display of the popular puzzler Tetr... screen spanned over 80 by 250 feet — making it the sec... in the nation. Appearing mysteriously on Friday night, t... the culmina

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2013-12-28 12:09:50     The ‘penny-drop moment’: building political leadership for radical emission reduction | green alliance blog


This post is by Rebecca Willis, independent adviser on e... sustainability and Green Alliance associate, working wit... Leadership Programme. This is a shortened version of her... presentation to the Tyndall Centre’s Radical Emissions... conference.

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2011-05-08 09:29:37     The Battle of Tiree Sheaves « Struthan Cottages – Tiree Accommodation


This ancient Tiree battle is believed to have been fough...
Vikings try to take Tiree
Vikings try to take Tiree
Fionn (meaning “Fair”) was the son of an irish mothe ...
The story continues with the Norsemen landing and the ba ...

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2007-08-14 20:26:19     The Beer Can Theory of Creativity


I had to laugh this morning while reading the Ottawa Cit... crafty yet bafflingly incompetent vandal described as "H... pack, but the plastic thingy that holds them together is... spin-off of the saying "He's one can short of a full six...
This chapte

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2016-02-02 10:21:01     The Benefits of No-Tech Note Taking - The Chronicle of Higher Education


test scores in my visual-communication course have gone ... laptops the boot a year ago. Now I coach students on how... longhand to help those who have not used that muscle muc... convinced that while laptops have a lot of good uses in ... taking is n

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2015-03-23 21:19:33     The big hole in HCI research | ACM Interactions


The first point I wish to make is that a lack of motor t... very worrying prospect for a scientific community. There... researchers should ask themselves whether CHI is or want... scientific conference. If not, then the reasonable quest...
My argument

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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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2006-11-20 21:19:51     The Bootstrap, Jackknife, Randomization, and other non-


If we define
to be a new estimator of , then the bias of is
which is less than the bias of since it eliminates the ...
where i = 1, ... n. This is the first order jackknife e ...

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2014-10-21 16:15:00     The Brand


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2016-08-04 16:36:27     The British Library Puts 1,000,000 Images into the Public Domain, Making Them Free to Reuse & Remix | Open Culture


the British Library came out with its own announcement o...
We have released over a million images onto Flickr Commo ...

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2016-12-09 18:00:51     The Challenge of Consciousness | by Riccardo Manzotti | NYR Daily | The New York Review of Books


Is it possible to put some order into our thoughts about... memory, perception, and the like? Hardly a day goes by w... in-depth article wondering whether computers can be cons... universe is some kind of simulation, whether mind is a u... human being

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2007-05-13 19:51:59     The Chronicle: Wired Campus Blog: An Anthropologist Explores Video Blogging


An Anthropologist Explores Video Blogging
Michael L. Wesch, an assistant professor of cultural ant ...
Within just a few weeks, the video had been viewed more ...
This semester Mr. Wesch is leading a class of nine under ...

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2009-01-17 20:45:56     The Code4Lib Journal - OpenBook WordPress Plugin: Open Source Access to Bibliographic Data


OpenBook is a WordPress PHP plugin that implements the O... insert book covers, titles, authors and publishers into ... motive behind the development was to provide an easy alt... common practice of linking to Amazon. Open Library was s... source beca

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