Mainstreaming the Blue Period

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When data nerds get interested in art history.

Citizens of the Internet…

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If you have a second (which you likely do because you’re wasting time here), we’re in the Webbys again as the underdog of this web game. And while it’s not TWBE proper that’s nominated, it’s close enough. We’d love your vote, because a vote for us is a Vote for US.

There’s Money in Them Memes

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Copyrighting trollface

Here’s a Guy Who Ate Some Acid with Steve Jobs

 

Projection Napping

Hot Mock-Up

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Comp CC is Adobe’s new wireframing app that integrates seamlessly with Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, and InDesign CC for an easy finish to whatever the next big idea is.

Method and System for Shockwave Attenuation via Electromagnetic Arc

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Also known as Boeing’s new patent for a laser forcefield.

Frontrunner for Country of the Year, 2015

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Since January 1st, Costa Rica has gotten 100 percent of its electricity from renewable sources.

The Rise of Artificial Creativity

Robots and the arts.

Big Brother Barbie

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A new addition to Mattel’s Barbie franchise is “Hello Barbie,” an eavesdropping doll that records children’s conversations and transmits them back to some corporation which analyzes everything to learn what the kids like and don’t like. It also talks back.

Power Cycle

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Part bicycle, part generator, Pure City’s Siva Bourbon is a good looking city bike that converts momentum into electricity via a rear wheel USB charger. As many miles as you end up from an outlet, if you’re on the Siva Bourbon, your phone will always have some battery life to call for a ride home.

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Second Life Trolling

Yes, Second Life still exists… so of course there are trolls lurking everywhere. Lucky for us, one such troll records his encounters for a glimpse into the highs and lows of the virtual world.

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