50th birthday

50th birthday

Lamborghini Egoista Concept centers entirely on its very fortunate driver (video)

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Many automakers talk of building driver-focused machines; for its 50th birthday, Lamborghini is taking that idea to its logical extreme through the Egoista Concept. The commemorative supercar centers on a cabin that only allows room for the driver and a bare minimum of instruments, eliminating pesky distractions such as...
Lamborghini Egoista Concept centers entirely on its very fortunate driver (video)

Slovak Collection Society Tells High School Students To Pay Up For Music At Graduation Parties

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We recently covered a new report highlighting the parade of horror stories from "copyright collection organizations" or "collective rights organizations" around the globe. We've got one to add to the list. The Slovak Performing and Mechanical Rights Society (SOZA) put up a blog post telling high school students to register...
Slovak Collection Society Tells High School Students To Pay Up For Music At Graduation Parties
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Google Brings Street View To NASA's Kennedy Space Center

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To celebrate Kennedy Space Center’s 50th birthday, Google just added the the space shuttle program’s former launch facilities to its Street View service. With over 6,000 panoramic views, this is Google’s largest special collection of Street View imagery yet. This new collection gives users access to areas of the Space Center...
Google Brings Street View To NASA's Kennedy Space Center
History: iPhone's Great Granddaddy Celebrates 50th Birthday

Airbnb launches Wish Lists for bookmarking all of the places you’d like to stay

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Airbnb, the travel-disrupting service that provides ways for people to rent out their home to holidaymakers, has launched a new feature for planning travel in the future. The company’s lovely layout and glorious photographs can be tempting to travellers but most of us cannot be in all places at once,...
Airbnb launches Wish Lists for bookmarking all of the places you’d like to stay

Tim Dowling: this is who I am now

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How I became friends with Ainsley Harriott...I hear stifled laughter and feet plodding down the stairs. A friend of the oldest one, who spent the night, shouts goodbye and slams the front door. Moments later, the oldest comes into my office with his laptop open, looking glum. "Look," he says....
Tim Dowling: this is who I am now

Wife of Creative Commons Founder Seeking Donations for Aaron Swartz's Legal Defense

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Troll Face IRL (Photo: Creative Commons) Yesterday, we told you about the new charges being brought against early Reddit employee and activist coder Aaron Swartz. He’s now facing 13 federal counts after allegedly downloading large portions of JSTOR, an academic database filled with articles and data, in order to release it...
Wife of Creative Commons Founder Seeking Donations for Aaron Swartz's Legal Defense

Google photos celebrate Kennedy Space Center's 50th birthday

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Google is honoring 50 years of the Space Center with photos of the space shuttles, an Apollo command module, and the top of a launch pad. [Read more]...
Google photos celebrate Kennedy Space Center's 50th birthday

Celebrate the Kennedy Space Center's 50th birthday with Street View

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For fifty years, NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida has been the launch point for a generation of space technology and exploration. Countless enthusiasts (including this one) grew up longing to see a space shuttle up close and walk in the paths of astronauts. Today, a collaboration between NASA and...
Celebrate the Kennedy Space Center's 50th birthday with Street View
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5 Snapshots We Took While Virtually Snooping Around Space Geek Paradise

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Google gave Nasa's Kennedy Space Center a 50th birthday present Thursday, putting 6,000 vivid, panoramic views of the legendary facility on Google Street View. Now that the space shuttle fleet is retired, Kennedy's mission will change, so these Street View images are among the last views of the site that...
5 Snapshots We Took While Virtually Snooping Around Space Geek Paradise

Doctor Who gets an extra-British 3D special for its 50th birthday

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For all the dimensions that Doctor Who has explored on TV, the third has been a rarity -- there was an early 3D experiment in 1993 for the series' 30th anniversary, a 2010 trailer, and that's that. For the show's 50th birthday, the company is willing to make a...
Doctor Who gets an extra-British 3D special for its 50th birthday
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