Where Minotaurs Come From.
Minding my own business.
Dreams VS Reality.
News Anchors Fails of 2011.
Tasty Burger. Classic Samuel Jackson.
Just a flesh wound.
Bring out your dead!
From Full Metal Jacket.
Bob & Tom at it again.
This is hilarious.
I believe the medical term for this is headupassitis.
Texting gone bad.
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- TED: Manu Prakash: A 50-cent microscope that folds like origami - Manu Prakash (2012)Perhaps you’ve punched out a paper doll or folded an origami swan? TED Fellow Manu Prakash and his team have created a microscope made of paper that's just as easy to fold and use. A sparkling demo that shows how this invention could revolutionize healthcare in developing countries … and turn almost anything into a fun, hands-on science experiment. […]TEDTalks
- TED: Gabe Barcia-Colombo: My DNA vending machine - Gabriel Barcia-Colombo (2013)Vending machines generally offer up sodas, candy bars and chips. Not so for the one created by TED Fellow Gabe Barcia-Colombo. This artist has dreamed up a DNA Vending Machine, which dispenses extracted human DNA, packaged in a vial along with a collectible photo of the person who gave it. It’s charming and quirky, but points out larger ethical issues that w […]TEDTalks
- TED: Christopher Soghoian: Government surveillance — this is just the beginning - Christopher Soghoian (2013)Privacy researcher Christopher Soghoian sees the landscape of government surveillance shifting beneath our feet, as an industry grows to support monitoring programs. Through private companies, he says, governments are buying technology with the capacity to break into computers, steal documents and monitor activity — without detection. This TED Fellow gives a […]TEDTalks
- TED: Philip Evans: How data will transform business - Philip Evans (2013)What does the future of business look like? In an informative talk, Philip Evans gives a quick primer on two long-standing theories in strategy -- and explains why he thinks they are essentially invalid. […]TEDTalks
- TED: Mary Lou Jepsen: Could future devices read images from our brains? - Mary Lou Jepsen (2013)As an expert on cutting-edge digital displays, Mary Lou Jepsen studies how to show our most creative ideas on screens. And as a brain surgery patient herself, she is driven to know more about the neural activity that underlies invention, creativity, thought. She meshes these two passions in a rather mind-blowing talk on two cutting-edge brain studies that mi […]TEDTalks
- TED: Annette Heuser: The 3 agencies with the power to make or break economies - Annette Heuser (2013)The way we rate national economies is all wrong, says rating agency reformer Annette Heuser. With mysterious and obscure methods, three private US-based credit rating agencies wield immense power over national economies across the globe, and the outcomes can be catastrophic. But what if there was another way? In this bold talk, Heuser shares her vision for a […]TEDTalks
- TED: Henry Lin: What we can learn from galaxies far, far away - Henry Lin (2013)In a fun, exciting talk, teenager Henry Lin looks at something unexpected in the sky: distant galaxy clusters. By studying the properties of the universe's largest pieces, says the Intel Science Fair award winner, we can learn quite a lot about scientific mysteries in our own world and galaxy. […]TEDTalks
- TED: Michael Metcalfe: We need money for aid. So let’s print it. - Michael Metcalfe (2013)During the financial crisis, the central banks of the United States, United Kingdom and Japan created $3.7 trillion in order to buy assets and encourage investors to do the same. Michael Metcalfe offers a shocking idea: could these same central banks print money to ensure they stay on track with their goals for global aid? Without risking inflation? […]TEDTalks
- TED: Catherine Bracy: Why good hackers make good citizens - Catherine Bracy (2013)Hacking is about more than mischief-making or political subversion. As Catherine Bracy describes in this spirited talk, it can be just as much a force for good as it is for evil. She spins through some inspiring civically-minded projects in Honolulu, Oakland and Mexico City — and makes a compelling case that we all have what it takes to get involved. […]TEDTalks
- TED: Siddharthan Chandran: Can the damaged brain repair itself? - Siddharthan Chandran (2013)After a traumatic brain injury, it sometimes happens that the brain can repair itself, building new brain cells to replace damaged ones. But the repair doesn't happen quickly enough to allow recovery from degenerative conditions like motor neuron disease (also known as Lou Gehrig's disease or ALS). Siddharthan Chandran walks through some new techni […]TEDTalks
- 8 Apps That Make Post-Divorce Parenting A Little Easier March 9, 2014By DejaVow for DivorcedMoms.com Whether you're separated or divorced, chances are your former partner is only around part-time and now you are solely responsible for doing the work of two parents. Funny thing, there's an app for that. In fact, there are several apps that can help all of us divorced moms keep a handle on our family duties. Here are […]
- How Rob Thomas Introduced 'Veronica Mars' At SXSW March 9, 2014The "Veronica Mars" movie premiered Saturday afternoon at the 2014 South By Southwest Film Festival, seven years after the cult series went off the air, and nearly one year after a Kickstarter campaign was launched to fund the feature film resurrection. Stars Kristen Bell, Jason Dohring, Percy Daggs III, Francis Capra, Tina Majorino, Chris Lowell, […]
- John Battelle On Our 10-Year-Hallucination Of Apps For Everything March 8, 2014One of the most anticipated sessions at SXSW Interactive this year features publishing innovator and sovrn Executive Chairman John Battelle in conversation with Google’s Sundar Pichai. Here, Battelle talks about the dynamics of the open web and what it means for mobile. […]
- Twitter Pays $36 Million To Avoid IBM Patent Suit March 8, 2014Twitter wants to reform the patent system. But for the moment, it’s still paying big bucks to avoid the kind of software patent lawsuits that have become all too common in recent years. […]
- LIFE360 CEO Chris Hulls On How To 'Win Family' On Social March 8, 2014LIFE360 CEO Chris Hulls joins HuffPost Live at SXSW to discuss the power and importance of social media. […]
- Stats' Brian Kopp Talks Sports Data From SXSW March 8, 2014Brian Kopp checks in with Leo Burnett from SXSW to talk sports data. […]
- Sultan Al-Qassemi On Open Internet: 'Be Careful What You Wish For' March 8, 2014Sultan Sooud Al-Qassemi joined HuffPost Live from SXSW in Austin, Texas, on March 8 to discuss his work in advocating for an open Internet. […]
- Late Soldier's Lost Bracelet Returned To His Family, Thanks To Facebook And Fate March 8, 2014Bill and Yasmine Todhunter were walking their dogs on the beach in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., when they first saw the bracelet. Engraved on it were the names of four soldiers who were killed in Iraq in 2009, according to Yasmine's Facebook post. After realizing the bracelet belonged the one of the late soldier's families, the Todhunters set out to retu […]
- Newsweek Dives Into Huge Controversy With Bitcoin Story March 8, 2014NEW YORK (AP) — A mystery man. A splashy reveal. A media frenzy. Newsweek staked its return from the dead on a story it knew would get attention. A cover story claiming it had uncovered "the face behind bitcoin," the world's most popular digital currency. It got plenty of attention, all right. Twenty-four hours after identifying bitcoin's […]
- This Guy's Acapella Version Of Mike Tyson's 'Punch Out' Will Make You Nostalgic (VIDEO) March 8, 2014In 1987, Nintendo came out with the "Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!" video game. Nearly thirty years later, it is still beloved and remembered. This week, YouTube user Smooth McGroove uploaded a video of him performing the game's iconic theme song with layered acapella tracks of himself singing. WARNING: Serious nostalgia inside. […]