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Zap Puts Ads On Top Of Taxi Cabs As They Scoot Around Town

techcrunch.com — Unlike startups Zoom, Pow, Zing, and Schwongooza, Zap is trying to disrupt the on-taxi advertising market. By placing bright LED signs on the top of standard caps, the company aims to turn dead space into a lucrative advertising spot for drivers and fleets.

Skin Buttons Are Working Buttons Projected Onto The Skin

techcrunch.com — The folks at Carnegie Mellon's Future Interfaces Group have made something really cool. Essentially, they are using small lasers to paint icons onto your skin through the bottom of a watch. The icons are touch sensitive and can be projected in any shape. The team consists Gierad Laput, Robert Xiao, Xiang Chen, Scott E.

Anybody want a peanut?

tumblr.com — Anybody want a peanut?

The Super-Slim Kindle Voyage Is A Great Travel Companion

techcrunch.com — In 1935, Sir Allen Lane and V. K. Krishna Menon founded Penguin Books, a company dedicated to producing high-quality, small-format paperback books for the world market. These small, well-made little books introduced some amazing fiction, philosophy, classical thought and spiritualism to a hungry audience, and the low price made it easy to build a library of amazing titles that could fit into a milk crate.

#GamerGate Is The Future Of Troll Politics

techcrunch.com — I've refrained from talking about GamerGate because the entire thing has been so baffling. The hysteria and name-calling seemed counter-productive and, as a veteran of many flame wars (see BlackBerry, Notion Ink, and Palm) I saw all the signs of a tempest in a teapot that was run through forums and IRC channels and dedicated to putting down dissenting views in favor of self-aggrandizement and claims of victimhood.

Autonomous Boats Are Helping The Navy Swarm On Threats

techcrunch.com — I rarely like to focus on military robots but this video is fascinating. It talks about the SWARM program, a system for controlling multiple boats in a body of water and ensuring they don't crash into each other and can easily swarm on another ship as needed.

Diaper Horse Coloring Book...

tumblr.com — liartownusa: Diaper Horse Coloring Book Cover Illustration by Jack Pollock

Oh Christ, It’s This Asshole Again

tumblr.com — liartownusa: Oh Christ, It's This Asshole Again

FUTURE SCONE 2015 Calendar

tumblr.com — liartownusa: FUTURE SCONE 2015 Calendar

Hourtime Episode 165 - 1% Watch Debate

wristwatchreview.com — In this weeks episode we discuss: Patek VS Hublot: a discussion 99% of us can not afford to have. "Biff, should I get the diamond encrusted bikini or the sapphire coated slippers?" "Whatever doesn't clash with my pet elephants, Muffy. Oh, and be a dear and pass the kopi luwak, will you?"
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Oct 21, 2014

Take the blue pill and die in the Old Billingsgate toilet stall from an overdose #tcdisrupt pic.twitter.com/1aFB8PtUiL

Oct 20, 2014

The Antoine Preziuso 3volution Tourbillon Believes More Is Better: wp.me/p248xm-7yF

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