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A futuristic farm with robot operators is to open in Japan on land swamped by the March 11 tsunami as part of an experimental government project.
Toothpaste For Dinner is a daily one-panel cartoon written and drawn by Drew, author of Veins, Married To The Sea, The Worst Things For Sale, and Superpoop.
This neat trick came across on an internal alias. I hadn't seen this before, but I'm guessing it isn't new. Pretty handy for notetaking (if you're a plain text sort of guy/gal).
Detailed file formats and data formats for programmers. A large collection of programming resources with detailed information. The place to share useful resources with other programmers.
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It is highly recommend you watch the new version of this tutorial at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yb3c-HljFro Official website http://phpacademy.org Suppor...
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This is one of a set of subject pages in the , which facilitates access to websites of scholarly societies across the world. A set of is used in determining whether to include resources.
The Energy Lie
Peter Callesen thrives on creating art from paper, rather on it. Using paper only as a source, he creates beautiful sculptural works. Each work is made by cutting out one sheet of paper, and using the removed scraps to create figures, buildings, and ...
Like something straight our of Narnia, this wardrobe is actually a secret entrance to a playroom. The owner of the house had the wardrobe and figured he might as well add a touch of magic to the house for a pretty amazing result.
Recently, someone for a list of the best science fiction books of all time. Being a fan of sci-fi, and wanting to expand my own reading list, I thought it would be helpful to tally the results and preserve them here for future reference.
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If you've already seen the , then this page layout probably seems a bit familiar. However, this time we aren't playing around with background images, or indeed images of any kind. Instead we're creating static-text popups purely through the power o...
With only a month and a half left in 2011, it's hard to believe another year is drawing to a close. If you're a long time reader of WDL, you probably know that
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stolencamerafinder reunites people with lost or stolen camera equipment by searching the web for the serial numbers embedded in jpegs.
Things aren't always the way they appear. Although our mind is constantly trying to make sense of the world around us it can sometimes get a little out of control and make us start to see things...literally. While, some of the optical illusions on ou...
R.L. Loeffelbein, a physics teacher at Washington University in St. Louis was about to give a student a zero for the student's answer to an examination problem. The student claimed he should receive a perfect score, if the system were not so set up a...
A stunning collection by photographer Irina Werning . Original post via reddit . (Look out for the one at the Berlin Wall, magic!)
On January 18th, the Internet stood up and told Congress that it didn't want Internet Censorship. See the full story at americancensorship.org
Koalas to the Max, a site made with love by Vadim Ogievetsky for Annie Albagli
A-star (A*) is a shortest path algorithm widely used for RTS games, GPS navigation etc.
A well-thought logo is the one that successfully communicate ideas to people. Logos have great importance in creating brand identity that's why designers
Author : Duncan Shields, Staff Writer The boss was drunk and telling me a story. I didn't mind. These long-range voyages could be boring and it was my first one.Read more...
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I wonder if we missed any. Gee, I wonder if the readers will let us know in the comments (I think I'm just going to make this the summary of every Daily List).
There is a thin line between design and development, and as we move into a new decade, this line is becoming extremely blurry. Is it enough to draw beautiful
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Crazy Egg's Confetti and Heatmap features are simple and affordable web analytics and usability tools that allow you to visually understand website user behavior.
Confronted with a weak wifi signal and no mobile reception, a top technologist knew exactly the right solution. Use an old baking tray as an amplifier.
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Как сказал недавно хороший мой знакомый: "Вы любите вектор также как и я?" Если да, то эта подборочка должна вам понравится. Это уже второй по счету сборник бесплатного вектора тщательн......
Storseisundet Bridge (Norwegian: Storseisundetbrua) is the longest of the eight bridges that make up the Atlanterhavsveien (The Atlantic Road), the road
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WebTreats ETC is a free graphic resource website containing icons, textures and Photoshop resources files.
Can't tell a serif from Sanskrit? This primer will give you the lowdown on web-safe fonts and what all the terminology means.
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If you're coding Web stuff, this list gives you the greatest resources out there - saves you from hunting them down yourself. Bookmark it!
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Mindjack interviews Warren Ellis
EWD316: A Short Introduction to the Art of Programming
I decided to write an article about a thing that is second nature to embedded systems programmers - low level bit hacks. Bit hacks are ingenious little programming tricks that manipulate integers in a smart and efficient manner. Instead of performing...
Choosing a good PHP frameworks can help you develop complex Rich Internet Applications quickly, with a best practices oriented approach, and saving a lot of
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim for.- Bruce Lee Featured in Abduzeedo's Daily Inspiration #993 [link]
Architects have designed a 65-story underground skyscraper they say could be built beneath Mexico City's most historic plaza.