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ballet

scored a 2nd row center seat to Jewels at NYC Ballet last night ($100). Lovely performance (but I liked West Side Story better 2 nights before). "Pay-what you want" night at 2 museums today - MOMA (4-8 pm), Whitney (6-9 pm). Whitney Biennial started ye

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scored a 2nd row center seat to Jewels at NYC Ballet last night ($100). Lovely performance (but I liked West Side Story better 2 nights before). "Pay-what you want" night at 2 museums today - MOMA (4-8 pm), Whitney (6-9 pm). Whitney Biennial started ye

Review: Get extraterrestrial in Natural Selection 2

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Game mods have come and gone throughout the years, some leaving their mark while others vanish without a trace. Some mods manage to extend, improve or completely reinvent a game; ten years ago, Natural Selection did that for the Half-Life engine. The mod was free to download and introduced...
Review: Get extraterrestrial in Natural Selection 2

VIDEO: How to stage an 'ant ballet'

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Artist and designer Ollie Palmer explains how he has developed technology that he hopes will allow him to stage an "ant ballet"....
VIDEO: How to stage an 'ant ballet'

Trust me, you’ve got time for this.

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Last weekend, a woman named “Sweet Brown” was interviewed about her experience of escaping from a fire in her apartment. The delivery of her comments put a humorous spin on a serious story and resulted in the 40 second video going viral shortly after. Her reaction: “Are you serious?...
Trust me, you’ve got time for this.

Will the Kalq keyboard finally spell the end for qwerty?

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Researchers at the University of St Andrews have developed a split-screen keyboard that they claim can increase typing speeds for touchscreen users. Will it get the thumbs up?Since the arrival of touchscreen tablets, our opposable thumbs have evolved to a whole new level of refinement. It has become second nature...
Will the Kalq keyboard finally spell the end for qwerty?

Targeting Power Moms, VolunteerSpot Secures $1.5M In Series A From ff Venture Capital And More

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By simply owning small humans that are ultra-dependent and oftentimes unruly, moms have an incredibly tough job. But after you pile on all the little things — soccer practices, ballet recitals, doctors appointments, etc. — being a parent becomes damn near impossible. But to that end, a company called VolunteerSpot...
Targeting Power Moms, VolunteerSpot Secures $1.5M In Series A From ff Venture Capital And More

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

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Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?
LG demonstrates of power of the Optimus G with ballet, archery and goofy hand gestures [video]

Still Missing iGoogle? Try Backstitch Instead

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In July, Google shut down iGoogle, its personalized homepage which users customized with gadgets of their choosing, including things like Twitter updates, shopping lists, calendar appointments, news feeds, weather and more. There was a surprising amount of backlash at the time – apparently, some folks out there were still pretty...
Still Missing iGoogle? Try Backstitch Instead

5 Questions: How author Maria Semple nailed Microsoft's culture

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Maria Semple’s new Seattle-based book, Where’d You Go, Bernadette, is a hilarious take on our fair city and all it has to offer — Craftsman houses, helicopter parents and, of course, the importance of tech in this town. None other than Microsoft plays a big part in this story of...
5 Questions: How author Maria Semple nailed Microsoft's culture

Watch These Sphero Balls Do Ballet! (AAPL, GOOG)

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Orbotix, the company behind the robotic smartphone-controlled Sphero ball, produced the video below to demonstrate the capabilities of its MacroLab app. The app lets you create simple repeatable commands for Sphero to follow. On a grand scale, you could coordinate a bunch of them to do ballet. Like this. Thanks...
Watch These Sphero Balls Do Ballet! (AAPL, GOOG)

U. Michigan Launches World's Biggest Sandbox for Wi-Fi Connected Cars

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A not-so-futuristic world in which drivers, cars and roads operate in a highly connected network of instantaneous data got one step closer to reality today. The scale of the project, managed by the University of Michigan's Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI), is unprecedented. For the next 12 months, nearly 3,000 cars...
U. Michigan Launches World's Biggest Sandbox for Wi-Fi Connected Cars

All About Dance - Free Tights w/ Capezio Pro Canvas Ballet Order using coupon code PROCANVAS

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All About Dance - Free Tights w/ Capezio Pro Canvas Ballet Order using coupon code PROCANVAS

We Don't Want Everything For Free. We Just Want Everything

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Recently, I gave a Sita Sings the Blues talk to a roomful of 15-to-17-year-olds. Near the end I explained Free Culture and my stance against copyright, which led to some interesting discussion. Turns out most of them are manga fans, and familiar with publishers’ complaints about scanned and translated manga...
We Don't Want Everything For Free. We Just Want Everything
Choreograph a Glowing Multi-Sphero Ballet

headed to NYC Ballet tonight. ALL Robins performance. They used to have $10 standing room. Not sure about this year. http://ff.im/grLYo

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headed to NYC Ballet tonight. ALL Robins performance. They used to have $10 standing room. Not sure about this year. http://ff.im/grLYo
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