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Hahaha, Mad Magazine apparently mashed Steve Jobs into some Calvin and Hobbes strips... creating the hilarious Calvin and Jobs! *Jermacide

Hahaha, Mad Magazine apparently mashed Steve Jobs into some Calvin and Hobbes strips... creating the hilarious Calvin and Jobs!

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A Computer Glossary or, Coming to Terms with the Data Processing Machine by Charles and Ray Eames 1968.  Fun to watch this video today and realize that it's still a completely relevant and useful lesson on how computers work. *Jermacide

A Computer Glossary or, Coming to Terms with the Data Processing Machine by Charles and Ray Eames 1968. Fun to watch this video today and realize that it's still a completely relevant and useful lesson on how computers work.

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Jaeger LeCoultre's Atmos 561 mechanical clock as designed by Marc Newson.  This classic piece runs on ambient temperature, and in this case, is contained entirely in a blob of Baccarat crystal.  *Jermacide

Jaeger LeCoultre's Atmos 561 mechanical clock as designed by Marc Newson. This classic piece runs on ambient temperature, and in this case, is contained entirely in a blob of Baccarat crystal.

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This is believed to be the first video capture of the moon orbiting the earth taken from space.  It's fun to look out the window at the full moon tonight after watching it.  *Jermacide

This is believed to be the first video capture of the moon orbiting the earth taken from space. It's fun to look out the window at the full moon tonight after watching it.

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Great shot of a Gnathophausia Zoea from the Creative Commons.  *Jermacide

Great shot of a Gnathophausia Zoea from the Creative Commons.

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James May (one of the hosts of the Top Gear) was fired from AutoCar magazine in 1992 for hiding a secret message in the first letters of each article.  Here is a picture of all of those articles put together. *Jermacide

James May (one of the hosts of the Top Gear) was fired from AutoCar magazine in 1992 for hiding a secret message in the first letters of each article. Here is a picture of all of those articles put together.

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I just noticed there are 2 exposed screws on the new iPhone 3G.  Is it wrong that I am really disappointed?  Is Steve losing his maniacal grip over his overworked industrial designers? *Jermacide

I just noticed there are 2 exposed screws on the new iPhone 3G. Is it wrong that I am really disappointed? Is Steve losing his maniacal grip over his overworked industrial designers?

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Livescribe pen records your writing and relates it to the audio it recorded as you were writing.  Audio quality doesn't seem great, but its a cool commercialization of an idea I first saw at CHI a few years ago.  *Jermacide

Livescribe pen records your writing and relates it to the audio it recorded as you were writing. Audio quality doesn't seem great, but its a cool commercialization of an idea I first saw at CHI a few years ago.

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Eric Tan and Pixar teamed up again for the  WALL-E posters.  I'm liking the fake ad spin. *Jermacide

Eric Tan and Pixar teamed up again for the WALL-E posters. I'm liking the fake ad spin.

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Cheeky video from Richard Hammond (of Top Gear) ~ promoting his new book "On The Edge" - love the roles his wife and kids (and dog!) play in it alongside the sleek cars. *Jermacide

Cheeky video from Richard Hammond (of Top Gear) ~ promoting his new book "On The Edge" - love the roles his wife and kids (and dog!) play in it alongside the sleek cars.

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Production company Action Figure made a music video for Ocelot's remix of Robyn's "Be Mine" by filming their employees being punched in the face at 1000 frames per second.  *Jermacide

Production company Action Figure made a music video for Ocelot's remix of Robyn's "Be Mine" by filming their employees being punched in the face at 1000 frames per second.

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The New York Times officially launched their TimesMachine site that lets you see the original layouts of every New York Times paper since 1851.  Check out the sinking of the Titanic (shown)  and Lincolns assassination. *Jermacide

The New York Times officially launched their TimesMachine site that lets you see the original layouts of every New York Times paper since 1851. Check out the sinking of the Titanic (shown) and Lincolns assassination.

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Another claim for the glossy black plastic iPhone 2, apparently with chrome volume buttons now.  Beyond 3G data, it supposedly will have real GPS too. *Jermacide

Another claim for the glossy black plastic iPhone 2, apparently with chrome volume buttons now. Beyond 3G data, it supposedly will have real GPS too.

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Cool sunlight poem projector by Jiyeon Song shows different parts of a poem as the day progresses.  *Jermacide

Cool sunlight poem projector by Jiyeon Song shows different parts of a poem as the day progresses.

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Cute screech owl stowed away on an aircraft carrier and nursed back to health by Zachary Gorman, an aviation mechanic who happens to be a licensed falconer. "Fod" - foreign object debris *Jermacide

Cute screech owl stowed away on an aircraft carrier and nursed back to health by Zachary Gorman, an aviation mechanic who happens to be a licensed falconer. "Fod" - foreign object debris

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Strange clear acrylic chair by Ralph Nauta and Lonneke Gordijn of design drift - with what looks like white liquid injected during moulding.  *Jermacide

Strange clear acrylic chair by Ralph Nauta and Lonneke Gordijn of design drift - with what looks like white liquid injected during moulding.

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Kinda scary video of the spread of Walmart locations  around the United States over the years.  *Jermacide

Kinda scary video of the spread of Walmart locations around the United States over the years.

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The Darvaza Gas Crater is a burning crater formed from a failed gas drilling attempt that has been burning for the last 35 years in the Karakum Desert in Central Asia. *Jermacide

The Darvaza Gas Crater is a burning crater formed from a failed gas drilling attempt that has been burning for the last 35 years in the Karakum Desert in Central Asia.

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Before iPod and Nike was Apple II and Puma.  These Pumas had a built in "electronic pedometer" that used a serial interface to plug into your Apple II for reporting.  Full gallery of fun pics of the old worn out shoes. *Jermacide

Before iPod and Nike was Apple II and Puma. These Pumas had a built in "electronic pedometer" that used a serial interface to plug into your Apple II for reporting. Full gallery of fun pics of the old worn out shoes.

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Where does “Blue” end and “Red” begin?  A project that used the Amazon Mechanical Turk  to have random people name the color presented to them.  *Jermacide

Where does “Blue” end and “Red” begin? A project that used the Amazon Mechanical Turk to have random people name the color presented to them.

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The Big Dog walking robot got another spooky update.  Make sure to check out the part where it tries desperately to stay balanced when walking on ice.  *Jermacide

The Big Dog walking robot got another spooky update. Make sure to check out the part where it tries desperately to stay balanced when walking on ice.

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Worth 1000 vintage ad competition.  Also check out the 'Girls Gone Wild' one.  *Jermacide

Worth 1000 vintage ad competition. Also check out the 'Girls Gone Wild' one.

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Pretty new HTC Advantage X7510 smartphone looks very laptop like.  I don't think I'd want to be seen talking into it, but its magnetic keyboard looks spacious.  *Jermacide

Pretty new HTC Advantage X7510 smartphone looks very laptop like. I don't think I'd want to be seen talking into it, but its magnetic keyboard looks spacious.

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Mathematical Society of Traffic Flow in Japan replicated traffic jams that occur for no reason on a circular test track.  Fun video of the jam propagating backwards like a shock wave.  *Jermacide

video post Mathematical Society of Traffic Flow in Japan replicated traffic jams that occur for no reason on a circular test track. Fun video of the jam propagating backwards like a shock wave.

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The Newton Virus by Troika is a Mac 'virus' that turns on gravity on your desktop.  Fun video of it in action.  *Jermacide

The Newton Virus by Troika is a Mac 'virus' that turns on gravity on your desktop. Fun video of it in action.

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Morpho Towers -- Two Standing Spirals by Sachiko Kodama.  A new ferrofluid video using magnetic spiral structures and a chill soundtrack. *Jermacide

Morpho Towers -- Two Standing Spirals by Sachiko Kodama. A new ferrofluid video using magnetic spiral structures and a chill soundtrack.

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Old Banksy's painted in the parking garage of the Swiss embassy, apparently unveiled for the first time on Friday.  They were painted in exchange for the right to throw a rave in the garage.  *Jermacide

Old Banksy's painted in the parking garage of the Swiss embassy, apparently unveiled for the first time on Friday. They were painted in exchange for the right to throw a rave in the garage.

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The ebb and flow of movies from 1987 to 2007.  A beautiful graph of movie theater box office revenue over the years.   *Jermacide

The ebb and flow of movies from 1987 to 2007. A beautiful graph of movie theater box office revenue over the years.

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Improv Everywhere just took their desktops to Starbucks, in their classic straight faced comedy style.  Check out the great video. *Jermacide

Improv Everywhere just took their desktops to Starbucks, in their classic straight faced comedy style. Check out the great video.

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It will never be the same.  Another single purpose site, but with a hypnotizing interactive road to keep you passively engaged.  *Jermacide

It will never be the same. Another single purpose site, but with a hypnotizing interactive road to keep you passively engaged.

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Fun underwater photography by Martin Strmiska.  This is a pregnant pigmy sea horse at Bunaken island. *Jermacide

Fun underwater photography by Martin Strmiska. This is a pregnant pigmy sea horse at Bunaken island.

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Great ad showing henna painted hands with tourist destinations in Hawaii written all over them.  Done for Travel Corporation India by agency Grey Worldwide India.
*Jermacide

Great ad showing henna painted hands with tourist destinations in Hawaii written all over them. Done for Travel Corporation India by agency Grey Worldwide India.

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The kindle's been reverse engineered, only to reveal some cool google maps tricks, like faux gps and fun stuff like a picture viewer and minesweeper.  All on the free CDMA cellular data service.  Sprint wont be happy. *Jermacide

The kindle's been reverse engineered, only to reveal some cool google maps tricks, like faux gps and fun stuff like a picture viewer and minesweeper. All on the free CDMA cellular data service. Sprint wont be happy.

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Interesting bluetooth vibrating bracelet. 100 hours on a 3 hour charge. Not so pretty, but best they can do with all those electronics perhaps? *Jermacide

Interesting bluetooth vibrating bracelet. 100 hours on a 3 hour charge. Not so pretty, but best they can do with all those electronics perhaps?

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Impressive ad by BETC euroRSCG for a Canal+ tribute to Gainsbourg.  Pretty risqué from an American's perspective.  Reminds me how much I miss France. *Jermacide

Impressive ad by BETC euroRSCG for a Canal+ tribute to Gainsbourg. Pretty risqué from an American's perspective. Reminds me how much I miss France.

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Massivly multiplayer online word association game called The Human Brain Cloud.  Well designed with really pretty views of the current games as fun bubbly animated networks.  *Jermacide

Massivly multiplayer online word association game called The Human Brain Cloud. Well designed with really pretty views of the current games as fun bubbly animated networks.

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The Furminator.   They call it "first person shooter pinball", it's  a virtual reality capsule built around a mechanical pinball machine.  Be sure to watch the videos under the 'media" link. *Jermacide

The Furminator. They call it "first person shooter pinball", it's a virtual reality capsule built around a mechanical pinball machine. Be sure to watch the videos under the 'media" link.

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Incase does their best attempt at outdoing Mr. Ives with the cleverly named "Protective Cover for iPhone".  *Jermacide

Incase does their best attempt at outdoing Mr. Ives with the cleverly named "Protective Cover for iPhone".

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Red Interactive Agency's sweet interactive victorian avitar-based chat/browsing interface is pretty slick and fun to explore.  Make sure to try fun keyboard combinations.  *Jermacide

Red Interactive Agency's sweet interactive victorian avitar-based chat/browsing interface is pretty slick and fun to explore. Make sure to try fun keyboard combinations.

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Crazy $800 titanium iPod nano case by Kiwami Studios. *Jermacide

Crazy $800 titanium iPod nano case by Kiwami Studios.

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Sweet new image editor for the mac called Pixelmator.  First serious image manipulation app written entirely in Core Image for OS X.  Plus its gorgeous.  Photoshop could use the competition.  *Jermacide

Sweet new image editor for the mac called Pixelmator. First serious image manipulation app written entirely in Core Image for OS X. Plus its gorgeous. Photoshop could use the competition.

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Giant designer cats by Lifestyle Pets.  I love the spots.  Starting at $22,000.  *Jermacide

Giant designer cats by Lifestyle Pets. I love the spots. Starting at $22,000.

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Blood puddle pillows.  By Keetra Dean Dixon.  Lots and lots of other fun projects on her site.  *Jermacide

Blood puddle pillows. By Keetra Dean Dixon. Lots and lots of other fun projects on her site.

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More interactive paper furniture, but this time with a fun video.  *Jermacide

video post More interactive paper furniture, but this time with a fun video.

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Playboy in braile.  I personally think it ads a classy touch to a magazine that from a design perspective is generally tasteless.  *Jermacide

Playboy in braile. I personally think it ads a classy touch to a magazine that from a design perspective is generally tasteless.

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Mr. Eiffel's original book promoting his tower has been reprinted beyond the 500 originally printed for his friends.  The original is also available in full here: http://gallica.bnf.fr/anthologie/notices/01206.htm *Jermacide

Mr. Eiffel's original book promoting his tower has been reprinted beyond the 500 originally printed for his friends. The original is also available in full here: http://gallica.bnf.fr/anthologie/notices/01206.htm

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