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Finally an App to Disrupt Dumpster Diving: TrashSwag, Your Treasure Map to 'Just Some Drawers'

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(Photo: Trashswag) Wondering where you might be able to find some greasy old bedsheets to hang as ironic curtains in your Williamsburg loft? Perhaps you want to fashion a termite-infested piece of wood into a “rustic” dinner table. You could pay thousands of dollars at a boutique furniture store, or...
Finally an App to Disrupt Dumpster Diving: TrashSwag, Your Treasure Map to 'Just Some Drawers'

Copyright Office Seeks Help In Fixing The Culture-Stifling Copyright Records Problem

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Last month, I wrote about the damage to the public domain caused by the difficulty of accessing older copyright registration records. Since much of the information is not digitized and locked up in books and card catalogs in Washington, countless works that have lapsed into the public domain are treated...
Copyright Office Seeks Help In Fixing The Culture-Stifling Copyright Records Problem
Meet Forecast, The Web App That Has Web App Developers Drooling

Show off your panorama skills with PanoPerfect

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PanoPerfect is a new iOS app from HalfPeeled LLC. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store, and is currently enjoying a feature spot in the New and Noteworthy section of the App Store front page. The “panorama” function of the iOS camera app is often forgotten...
Show off your panorama skills with PanoPerfect

Master Thief

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The amazing story of Gerald Blanchard. Thorough as ever, Blanchard had spent many previous nights infiltrating the bank to do recon or to tamper with the locks while James acted as lookout, scanning the vicinity with binoculars and providing updates via a scrambled-band walkie-talkie. He had put a transmitter behind...
Master Thief

Accordion Table Scoffs at Drawers [Design]

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I can't say it's any more practical than existing kitchen countertops, but the Accordion Table concept would certainly make an impressive centerpiece to your cooking space.Instead of being bolted to the floor, the Accordion Table is fit with wheels (or something that can scrape against your flooring), allowing you to...
Accordion Table Scoffs at Drawers [Design]

Gmail For Android Could Soon Get A Navigation Drawer

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The folks over on Android Police must have spent some of their time rewatching I/O videos. While they were doing that, they spotted a potential leak during the “Structure in Android App Design” session. In it, it seems, Google quietly leaked screenshots of what looks to be a revamped interface...
Gmail For Android Could Soon Get A Navigation Drawer
Apple testing increased Genius Bar table size for some stores, ridding of desk in the back

IKEA announces furniture with integrated TV, speakers, and Blu-ray

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If you long for those balmy days when TVs looked like pieces of furniture, good news: This fall, IKEA will release Uppleva, a range of home entertainment systems that integrate a flat-screen full HD TV, 2.1 sound, and a Blu-ray player. At this point, I strongly encourage you to watch...
IKEA announces furniture with integrated TV, speakers, and Blu-ray

Share what you want with Toast

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Toast is a new app from German outfit Giveatoast. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store. Toast is designed to be a social, universal “wishlist” app that allows users to list anything they want as a “wish” and include additional details such as price, relevant website...
Share what you want with Toast

Awesometiny Lego chess set

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This itty-bitty Lego chess set by Flickr user akunthita is only 12 x 12 studs, which makes it slightly less than 10 cm square. It even has little drawers to hold the pieces. [via The Brothers Brick] More: Lego Star Wars chess set Read more | Permalink | Comments...
Awesometiny Lego chess set

Facebook Has 1 Billion Users & I Have Three Questions

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So Facebook has reached the impressive milestone of 1 billion active monthly users. What does it mean? Hard to know without a bit more information. In today's exclusive interview with Matt Lauer on NBC's Today Show, Zuckerberg said, "I really only want to go out and talk when there's something to...
Facebook Has 1 Billion Users & I Have Three Questions

Charger Not Included: U.K. Carrier O2 To Sell HTC Phone With USB Cable But No Plug

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Peer into the drawers of the average gadget addict and you’re sure to find a tangled mess of unused chargers gathering dust. Mobile phones are a prime offender in creating redundant gadget junk, with new models released every few months to drive upgrades. Indeed, U.K. carrier O2 calculates there are...
Charger Not Included: U.K. Carrier O2 To Sell HTC Phone With USB Cable But No Plug

Draw Something With Strangers On A Train: Disrupt NY 2013 Hackathon Duo Building Visual Ice-Breaker App For Galaxy Note

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The Disrupt NY 2013 Hackathon has kicked off and here’s one of the new hacker team pairings hoping to claim tomorrow’s prize after a long night of coding. Michal Shaffer, left, from New York and Peter Ma, right from San Francisco — met at the event and are now collaborating...
Draw Something With Strangers On A Train: Disrupt NY 2013 Hackathon Duo Building Visual Ice-Breaker App For Galaxy Note

With $2.5M in Funding, Koozoo Launching to Be Google Street View for Video

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San Francisco-based startup Koozoo wants to help its users answers questions like ‘how big is the lineup at my favorite restaurant?’ or ‘how crowded is the beach?’ by crowdsourcing live video feeds of the world’s public places. The company announced today that it has closed a $2.5 million seed...
With $2.5M in Funding, Koozoo Launching to Be Google Street View for Video
Bongs, Babes and Vice: Next Media Animation Immortalizes the John McAfee Saga in Amazing Video

Five easy steps to going (almost) paperless

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It's over between me and my file cabinet. Six drawers full of dead trees. Total weight: a gargantuan 194.7 pounds of paper. I can't think of any less useful way to utilize home office space, especially when most of the contents, once filed, will never be touched again. I'm...
Five easy steps to going (almost) paperless

Virtual Pet Shelter founder finds solace in Tamagotchi

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Many virtual pets end up living out their lives forgotten in dark drawers. If a new Virtual Pet Shelter gets off the ground, all those Tamagotchis and Webkinz will have a place to go. [Read more]...
Virtual Pet Shelter founder finds solace in Tamagotchi
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Dear Parents, Please Use This Memory Jar App Instead Of Posting Baby Pics On Facebook

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A new app has just launched on the App Store, looking to give parents a better way to store memorable photos of their kids. Given the fact that we’re in a digital era, it only makes sense that parents would want to store photos of their children digitally, rather than...
Dear Parents, Please Use This Memory Jar App Instead Of Posting Baby Pics On Facebook

That Guilty Pile of Outdated Technology

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The post That Guilty Pile of Outdated Technology appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.(image Wired) Way back in the day when I was making magazines, I was buried in print. I subscribed to at least twenty periodicals, easily twice that many came my way without my asking. It made...
That Guilty Pile of Outdated Technology

5 ways that recycled mobile phones are changing the world

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This post has been made possible by Top Dollar Mobile. Dealing with a complete overload of old mobile phone hardware is a relatively new problem for our society to have to deal with, and unfortunately most households end up going with one of two non-solutions: keeping them stacked up...
5 ways that recycled mobile phones are changing the world

Samsung Galaxy S Advance gets April 30th release date in UK, needs more suffixes

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Pitched spec-wise somewhere between Samsung's first Galaxy S and its very popular sequel, think of the Galaxy S Advance as the original, reimagined for a new generation -- a generation that remembers only a few years back. The attractive Super AMOLED display with dual-core bones caught our eye at...
Samsung Galaxy S Advance gets April 30th release date in UK, needs more suffixes

17m gadgets bypass recycling schemes and end up in landfill sites, says UK report

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A new report suggests that around 17 million gadgets, including mobile phones, sat-navs and music players bypass recycling schemes and head straight to landfill sites. The latest figures from UK mobile operator O2 indicate that a third of adults who simply discard their electronic device could have earned over £40...
17m gadgets bypass recycling schemes and end up in landfill sites, says UK report

Brylane Coupons

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Brylane Coupons is a post from Chris PirilloUntil 6/15/10 Brylane Home has a coupon for 20% off One Item using coupon code BHKPX20. Shipping starts at $4.99 and there is no sales tax (except IN, MA, NY, TX).Here are just a few of the great deals you can use this...
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Nice Laundry uses e-commerce to improve male-sock drawer relationship
Apple Tweaks Genius Bar To Increase Capacity

Brayola Wants To Help Women Find The Perfect Bra

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For many women, finding the right bra is a challenge. Enter Israeli startup Brayola, a new site that aims to make it easier for women to find their next favorite bra. Brayola helps women find their perfect bra size and discover new bras that match the style she likes. Founder...
Brayola Wants To Help Women Find The Perfect Bra

Public Domain Starves While Copyright Office Struggles To Modernize

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One of the biggest problems with copyright law is orphaned works—material for which the copyright status is impossible to determine, or for which the current copyright holder is unknown. Closely tied to the issue of orphaned works is the sheer prohibitive difficulty of looking up copyright registration information: the Copyright...
Public Domain Starves While Copyright Office Struggles To Modernize
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