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Pizza News #1

After a couple of years running a blog, you start to notice where your content leans subject wise. In the tag cloud to your right, you'll notice the word "pizza" is a lot bigger than other tags. That wasn't intentional, I just love pizza. So to make it "official", I'm starting a feature called Pizza …

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will.i.am Can See the Future

I can't stop watching this video. Vic Berger is the master of comedic videosurrealism (that's not a thing, I just made it up) and for this particular short, he puts together clips of will.i.am being... will.i.am. The added sound effects perfect the oddities. Stream it below and you'll see what I mean. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGakbjwILKs

New York’s Met Museum Publish Over 375,000 Images For Free Use

Yes, you read that headline correctly. The Met Museum digitised their collection under the Creative Commons Zero (CC0) licence meaning their 375,000 images are free for use without any cost or restrictions. Many of the images come from the late 19th century, when photography was in its infancy and back when albumen silver prints were in use. They …

Internet Archaeology – A Gallery Of Early Internet Images

The World Wide Web is relatively young but the concept of the internet - the "global system of interconnected computer networks" - dates back to the 1960s. The US government aimed to build better communication via computer networks but due to size and cost, computing was restricted to academia, the government and private corporations. When …

Observe The Rugged Side Of The Internet With “Brutalist Websites”

A primer of "brutalism" from Wikipedia: Brutalist architecture is a movement in architecture that flourished from the 1950s to the mid-1970s, descending from the modernist architectural movement of the early 20th century. The term originates from the French word for "raw" in the term used by Le Corbusier to describe his choice of material béton …

Photoshopped Image Wins Nikon Competition, Subsequently Faces Ridicule

If you're going to cheat, do it properly. These words were unlikely uttered in the mind of Nikon competition winner Chay Yu Wei when he entered the following image into a Nikon giveaway. The photographer allegedly used his Nikon D90 to "capture a photo of a plane perfectly composed within the confines of a ladder …