As advertised:Read More WIRED on Modern Handmade Watches
David Bordwell assess the victory of the digital cinema revolution. The conversion is nearly complete. Some small theaters are doing extremely well with digital; for some, the conversion is a lateral move – unable to run first run movies due to competing screens, but business is still stable; others struggle to convert or screen 35mm; […]Read More Celluloidicide
I’m thrilled by the scientific capability. I have a problem with his answer to the final question, though. How can you argue to bring back species sent to extinction by the carelessness of humanity at the cost of other species? Isn’t that just exchanging one extinct species for another? Possibly more?Read More De-Extinction
James Whittaker explains why he left Google. It’s a brisk read, and a nice perspective on some of the things that have really been bothering me lately about Google. It’s not news, but who doesn’t love to hear their own opinions, written well, by a person in the know? The TL;DR version could easily just […]Read More Goodbye Old Google
First there was this video: Then the author of the video admitted it was fake. 100% Fake. As in: the entire video was computer animated. Here’s the Wired article.Read More UFO Over Santa Clarita
Extraordinary comedy (satire? but of what? aren’t all Rube Goldberg machines satire?) with a thrilling soundtrack. Point of clarification: 0.04 years = ~350 hours.Read More What do you call an Oreo that is not an Oreo?
Richard III’s Face Revealed – Discovery News Article “Alack, I love myself. Wherefore? For any good That I myself have done unto myself? O, no! Alas, I rather hate myself For hateful deeds committed by myself. I am a villain. Yet I lie. I am not.” -King RichardRead More Behold, the Face of a Villain
Another Rube Goldberg device via Laughing Squid. If you want to read a critique of this video, click for more.Read More Hanukkah and Rube Goldberg Feels Right