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18 Dec 02:49

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18 Dec 02:56

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18 Dec 08:02

San Francisco's Bay Bridge keeps its computer-controlled lights

by Jon Fingas
The 25,000 computer-driven LED lights on San Francisco's Bay Bridge were only meant to be part of a two-year art project, but it looks like they'll eventually become a permanent (and frankly, rather pretty) part of the landscape. The non-profit behin...
18 Dec 08:59

Derby the dog got 3D-printed paw prothethics, now watch him run

by Mat Smith
Cooper Griggs

THAT is awesome.
@GN - 3DP watch

Derby was born with deformations in both of his front legs, making movement and any kind of speed difficult, if not impossible. Now, he can run. The husky mix was fitted out with two prosthetics, custom-made on 3D sculpting software to fit the pup's ...
18 Dec 10:04

Bullish Investment

Game maker Cards Against Humanity sold 30,000 boxes of bull feces during a Black Friday promotion.
18 Dec 13:08

Hacking your iCloud files just got easier, even with two-step enabled

by Steve Dent
Cooper Griggs

batting a 1,000 there Apple.

An update to Elcomsoft's Phone Breaker software now makes it easier for bad guys to bypass Apple's vaunted new two-factor authentication to steal your iCloud stuff. As before, the hackers would need some information to start with -- either your Apple...
18 Dec 17:16

600 sunrises atop Mt. Fuji by Yu Yamauchi - BOOOOOOOM! - CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

by jeffhamada
18 Dec 10:07

When the end-client cancels a big, complicated job, after days spent meticulously planning



The PM Avenger

17 Dec 18:51


18 Dec 02:57

Cuba's renewed US relations will bring internet upgrades

by Jon Fingas
Cooper Griggs

yay for progress!

It would be an understatement to call Cuba's existing telecoms modest -- roughly five percent of residents have internet access, and cellphone access is pricey at best. The US may just turn that situation around through its new deal with Cuba, though...
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17 Dec 22:30

(comic by John McNamee)

Cooper Griggs

via David Pelaez

(comic by John McNamee)

17 Dec 20:47

hue, vietnam: breakfast at quan cam we arrived at 8:45 in the...

hue, vietnam: breakfast at quan cam

we arrived at 8:45 in the morning. there was an optional breakfast buffet at the hotel, but phil and i broke off in search of morning soup, a ritual the other tour mates are becoming familiar with.

and we found what we were looking for - or really, more than we were expecting - at quan cam. they start serving at 6am and they only serve til they run out of soup.

we were met with a smile, a gesture toward a low table with the now familiar plastic stools, and the promise of warm goodness on a grey morning in hue.

we tucked into our bun bo hue, the city’s signature dish, and passed nearly not a word between us.

achievement unlocked.

17 Dec 23:15

US officials ID North Korea as source of Sony Pictures hack

by Richard Lawler
Cooper Griggs

This won't end well.

According to CNN, NBC, and the New York Times, US officials will announce tomorrow that they've identified North Korea as the source behind a massive cyberattack against Sony Pictures. As a result of threats tied to the attack, Sony Pictures today ca...
17 Dec 18:48


Cooper Griggs

Add this to the list of things I never want to see in person.

17 Dec 19:49

Navy drone swims like a shark to spy on foes

by Jon Fingas
It's hard to covertly gather intelligence on the open seas; conventional drones and submarines make it rather obvious that something's up. The US Navy might just have a stealthier option with its experimental GhostSwimmer drone, which recently finish...
17 Dec 14:34

the road to halong bay, vietnam: where buddhas are born

the road to halong bay, vietnam: where buddhas are born

17 Dec 10:33

Stuart Gibson | Fubiz™

by fubiz
17 Dec 18:02


by walkman
Cooper Griggs

I was totally hypnotized by this.

17 Dec 06:00

Comic for 2014.12.17

17 Dec 02:32

The LAPD is getting a body camera for every officer on the street

by Timothy J. Seppala
We've seen a few police departments institute wearable cameras for their officers, but not to the scale of what Los Angeles is doing. The city is purchasing 7,000 body cameras for its cops in an effort to increase transparency, according to The LA Ti...
17 Dec 11:19

Curiosity detects organic molecules in Martian atmosphere and soil

by Mariella Moon
NASA's Curiosity rover is still going strong on the red planet, observing the atmosphere and analyzing soil samples for the sake of future missions. For instance, the agency has revealed that the rover has sniffed out sudden methane spikes in the atm...
16 Dec 23:54

That Echo is Getting Louder New drawings at

17 Dec 14:32

Robots Aren’t Scary I put up some new drawings at...

Robots Aren’t Scary

I put up some new drawings at yesterday.

17 Dec 18:39


17 Dec 18:41


Cooper Griggs

"Torture you, I like that one."

17 Dec 18:44