Other Ten Percent 6/26/13

Jun 26 2013

Okay so I’m not writing up full OTPs for these M/W/F entries but I am going to start poking in comments on a few of these I find especially interesting. Bascially if I have a context outside of “oooh this is neat, look at this” I’ll be sure to let you know. I’m also going to try to edit those Tuesday/Thursday entries down a little since just half of the conversation with Jane and I was 3000 words.
3000 words. Jesus. Sorry guys.
Hunting the source of the mysterious Windsor Hum
via Boing Boing http://boingboing.net
June 24, 2013 at 04:44PM
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What Happened to the Mysterious Humans of the Sahara 7,000 Years Ago?
via io9 http://io9.com
June 24, 2013 at 05:25PM
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Video art you can watch online
via kottke.org http://kottke.org/
June 25, 2013 at 07:37AM
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Exploding actresses
via kottke.org http://kottke.org/
June 25, 2013 at 08:17AM
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Hyperlapse video from the PoV of a Tokyo automated train
“David I am a production designer desperate for a new way to visualize navigating the data structure of a futuristic virtual world and pretending like I’m flying through a bunch of electronic components from 1992 isn’t cutting it anymore. Help! Also I read your blog for some reason. Okay, bye.” Dude. Don’t worry about it. Just do this. JUST DO THIS.
via Boing Boing http://boingboing.net
June 23, 2013 at 03:05PM
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Behold the tallest abandoned building in the world
via io9 http://io9.com
June 23, 2013 at 04:00PM
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“In their new project (released 29 Jan 2013), UBERMORGEN…
One man’s “aesthetic and legal provocations to their business model” is another man’s “long Saturday working at the office to ban a whole block of IP addresses from sending in more bullshit spam Kindle books.”
via The New Aesthetic http://new-aesthetic.tumblr.com/
June 24, 2013 at 12:00AM
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Social networking in ancient Rome and 17th century England
via kottke.org http://kottke.org/
June 24, 2013 at 10:51AM
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Inside a Secret Dance Party in an Abandoned Brooklyn Subway Station
Did anybody I know get invited to this? Because if so I demand to know about it and if not I demand you guys get your shit together because we totally should have gotten invited to this.
via Laughing Squid http://laughingsquid.com
June 24, 2013 at 11:09AM
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Who Made That?
If somebody in 2008 told me that “web designer for the NYT” would be a dream job in five years for ANYBODY I’d have laughed in their face.
via swissmiss http://www.swiss-miss.com
June 24, 2013 at 11:41AM
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App shows you the way to the illegally hidden public beaches of Malibu
via Boing Boing http://boingboing.net
June 24, 2013 at 12:00PM
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Daughter Sends Her Dad a Funny Invoice For Fixing His Laptop
via Laughing Squid http://laughingsquid.com
June 24, 2013 at 12:02PM
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Enormous, ancient Maya city found in Yucatán jungle
via io9 http://io9.com
June 24, 2013 at 12:07PM
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How can you tell you’re living in the future?
via io9 http://io9.com
June 24, 2013 at 03:11PM
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Infographic of the Day: The Literal Meaning of Every State Name in the United States
via The Daily What http://thedailywhat.cheezburger.com/
June 24, 2013 at 03:55PM
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Trash anthropology in NYC
via Boing Boing http://boingboing.net
June 24, 2013 at 04:13PM
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Codefellas, Hilarious Animated Series About the NSA Starring John Hodgman
This is certainly the funniest commentary I’ve seen on the NSA recently but it may just generally be the funniest thing I’ve seen on the web recently.
via Laughing Squid http://laughingsquid.com
June 25, 2013 at 10:47AM
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