October 01, 2014

9:58 PM | There's No Place Like Here: Brazenhead Books
There's No Place Like Here: Brazenhead Books from Etsy on Vimeo. Tucked high above the bustle of the street, Michael's secret secondhand bookshop is a mecca for those who savor the story behind the volume. Read the Etsy blog post: Directed, shot & edited by: Andrew David Watson Special Thanks: Rachel Rosenfelt and The New Inquiry For more information: […]
4:25 PM | DropBox to SD card on Android
The new version of DropBox for Android has a useful feature that lots of users have apparently been asking for for some time: Exporting Dropbox files to your SD card gives you an easy way to transfer all your stuff — meeting agendas, trip photos, shopping lists, and more — as you move between Android […]Related Posts:Dropbox automatic uploads? There’s an iOS appFlashAir SDHC via Wi-FiDropbox introduces desktop screen capture and sharePaypal and DropBox mashed for […]

September 25, 2014

8:26 PM | Hearing the Islamic Call to Prayer encourages Muslims to cheat less
People placed in religious environments tend to act more morally - but what, exactly, triggers this behavioural shift? There’s been a few recent studies which I think are really interesting, because they begin to reveal the importance of culture.In the first set of studies, Mark Aveyard at the (American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates) tested Muslim students on their cheating behaviour.The students were asked to undertake a computer-based maths quiz. Unfortunately, the […]

September 22, 2014

3:00 PM | WD 1TB My Passport Wireless
A neat package just arrived from Western Digital’s rep containing a one terabyte (1 TB) “My Passport” Wireless. Wi-Fi Mobile Storage with USB 3.0 and an SD slot. The company website tells me that I can connect up to eight devices via my Wi-Fi network (the packaging says five, but I assume the latest firmware […]Related Posts:WD TV Live Streaming Media PlayerWD TV Live reviewStream media from PC or Mac to iPad or Android with Air…Review: Western Digital MyNet N900 […]

September 16, 2014

8:17 PM | The Story of Stuff Project
The Story of Stuff Project.
3:06 PM | Simple modern-day timesaver
I have discovered a simple trick that is so easy to implement it will leave you short of breath but raring to go and wondering why nobody has told you about it before. The trick costs nothing, will take mere seconds to implement and could change your life. Seriously, it will save you many hours […]Related Posts:Mobile phones send number to websiteOn digital embarrassmentSix serious signs you are tech-addictedYour phone is smart, but is it safe?Your online life is real life tooPost from: […]

September 11, 2014

3:50 PM | JCVI: Sustainable Lab / Overview
JCVI: Sustainable Lab / Overview

September 07, 2014

1:12 PM | Rafael Araujo
Architectural Renderings of Life Drawn with Pencil and Pen by Rafael Araujo.

September 05, 2014

10:26 AM | 5 reasons not to unsubscribe from spam
Naked Security has a nice roundup of reasons not to click any unsubscribe links in spam emails: The first is that by clicking the link you have confirmed to the spammer that the emai address they spammed is valid, which means they can spam you again or sell it on to other spammers as a […]Related Posts:Sciencetext email newsletterHiding your email from spammersA simple 1, 2, 3 to an empty email inboxNoPassword15 useful email addresses to knowPost from: David Bradley's Dave Bradley's Tech […]

September 02, 2014

8:39 PM | Supernatural believers see minds at work behind random patterns
“Theory of Mind” is the term used to describe the mental ability to put yourself inside the mind of someone else – to imagine what it is that they are thinking. Recently, there’s been some evidence that people who do not have a strong theory of mind are more likely to be atheists.For example, studies have found that autistic-spectrum people are more likely to be non-believers, and maybe also atheists' preferences for video games could be connected. The basic suggestion […]
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