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... Montenegro): walking from Prehistory to early Medieval ages', ha lo scopo di ridare nuova vita ad un sito poco valorizzato, ma estremamente importante per l’identità culturale montenegrina. ...
Thursday, 01 November 2018
... end result will be in your earbuds on Oct. 29 and subsequent Mondays after that, in the form of Lethal Lit - a six-episode scripted podcast that presents listeners with a new, fictional “true crime” story, ...
Sunday, 21 October 2018
... story. WhatsApp's legal action today immediately follows a Folha report a couple of days ago that various companies (funding sources) linked to the extreme-right-wing frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro paid social ...
Saturday, 20 October 2018
... one of Gizmodo’s news websites, colluded with his ex-lover A.J. Delgado, another former Trump campaign adviser, to plant a false story that Miller dropped an abortion pill into the smoothie of a pregnant ...
Friday, 19 October 2018
... and your previous ride history. Ultimately, the goal... Read all  ...
Friday, 19 October 2018
... the equipment and toss out 50,000 pounds of meat, did not appreciate the employee's time-saving skills. He's been suspended for now. Here's the story on WAVY TV 10: Via Business Insider Read the rest ...
Thursday, 18 October 2018
I can imagine the first brainstorm: "What if the monolith in 2001: A Space Odyssey was actually a massive pack of cigarettes? And they found it at the bottom of the ocean?" Here's the actual back story ...
Thursday, 18 October 2018
... each one out as a series of lines in a log file. That would create a very simplistic story of what the camera sees over time, I think of it as a narrative sensor. The reason I think of this as compression ...
Thursday, 18 October 2018
Boing Boing pal, Peter Bebergal, has a new book coming out later this month called Strange Frequencies: The Extraordinary Story of the Technological Quest for the Supernatural. In 2015's Season of the ...
Thursday, 18 October 2018
TimelineJS: An interactive, JavaScript timeline building tool Read all
Thursday, 18 October 2018
Update: An earlier version of this article misidentified Dick's Towing of Everett as the Dick's Towing of Seattle involved this this story. I apologize to Dick's of Everett for the error. Seattle is ...
Thursday, 18 October 2018
... orders. The Saudis have denied everything. We don't know what Trump's personal conflicts of interest are in this story, either. But what's a little journalist vivisection among amoral allies? From John ...
Thursday, 18 October 2018
... governments of the U.S.S.R. between the 1960s and 1980s, depict the bland, 1960s five-story concrete-paneled apartments known as “khrushchyovka” as if to say, “Look at the modern wonder of collective worker ...
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
... Tara McPherson, Thayer Bray, Bryan C. Lee Jr, and Alison Conway. Buy Faesthetic for just $10. Here's the story behind this edition: The idea for “Convergent Visions” took root in the halls of South ...
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
... myth, pop culture, and other fascinating threads. From the Los Angeles Times: Krantz, a self-identified skeptic, says she approached the story from a scientific standpoint like Grover would. For ...
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
It would be an exaggeration to say that every story in this week’s tawdry tabloids is a fabrication. It just feels that way. And "exaggeration" would be the polite way to describe many of this week’s tabloid ...
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
Sarah Gailey's micro-short-story STET is a beautiful piece of innovative storytelling that perfectly blends the three ingredients for a perfect piece of science fiction: sharply observed technological ...
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
... enjoying Dublin's terrific history exhibit 'Dublinia.' If you are in Dublin, this exhibit is wonderful. I saw bits of it a few years ago, and was eager to return and spend some real time there. The curators ...
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
19. Why are moths drawn to lamps?
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
... moth evolution couldn’t account for was the proliferation of constant electric light in our modern world. When Thomas Edison patented the lightbulb on January 27, 1880 it was a bad day in moth history. ...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
20. A history of the tech worker uprising
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
Tech-sector workers have enormous market-power: companies find it easier to raise cash than to use it to hire qualified developers. Almost every business -- not just Big Tech -- is bidding on tech talent. ...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
... long commutes to school (some students' families have ended up at shelters that are two boroughs away from their schools). It's the largest number and proportion of homeless students in the history of ...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
... men, and have collaborated with law enforcement in schemes to rob the scammers and keep the money -- one group was convicted of stealing $5.6 million this way. Montego Bay has a storied history as a tourist ...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
More on the story of how Epson tricked its customers into installing a fake "update" to their printers so that they would stop accepting third-party and refilled ink cartridges: not only does this force ...
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
This weekend I rewatched Starship Troopers. Robert Heinlein's OG book has long been a favorite. The Paul Verhoeven take on Starship Troopers is a very different story in terms of technology, feel, ...
Monday, 15 October 2018
... from the NPR story, which you can listen to and watch: Across the country, women in prison are disciplined at higher rates than men — often two to three times more often, and sometimes more — for smaller ...
Monday, 15 October 2018