The National Department of Poetry

The National Department of Poetry

Global Peace Index for 2012: Iceland 1st, Slovenia 8th, Somalia last

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Physical credit cards aren’t going away — and forget NFC. “Every American of almost any age and certainly any demographic knows exactly how to use one of these pieces of plastic

There’s absolutely nothing better about taking a phone and kind of waving it around than pulling out a credit card and swiping it. It’s actually more complicated because usually the phone is locked behind a password and there may be a separate password for your NFC app.

Prince of Persia comes to life

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Vegas

Stephen Colbert Interviews Neil deGrasse Tyson at Montclair Kimberley Academy - 2010-Jan-29

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You can make a game without code or art. You cannot make a game without design (ie rules).
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Docudrama revealing one of the biggest secrets of space race during cold war - Yugoslavian space programme.

Games are an art form. 

Augmented Reality contact lens from Microsoft.

Also monitors blood sugar levels without needles.

If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple.

But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas.

Bernard Shaw (via tomazstolfa)
Stamps used as early emoticons in 1890
Found in an 1890 edition of the Szarvas és vidéke, a weekly Hungarian newspaper
Source: BoingBoing

Stamps used as early emoticons in 1890

Found in an 1890 edition of the Szarvas és vidéke, a weekly Hungarian newspaper

Source: BoingBoing