If you're like me, you secretly hate all of your friends, but secretly. If they ever found out you hated them, you'd go, "no I don't," and then buy them some ice cream. Well, if you've ever wanted to know about the kind of games to make them start s...
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David Graeber, who wrote last year's incredible Debt: The First 5,000 Years, has an extraordinary essay up called "On the Phenomenon of Bullshit Jobs," which explores the phenomenon of people in productive industries (nursing, teaching, etc) being re...
Big John plays chess for a three-dollar donation. C bets customers five bucks they can't beat him. John plays days. C works the chessboard until 5 a.m. John has a family, an apartment, a job. C hustles to survive. These are New York's street players.
A mash up of a sketch by artist Emmy Cicierega of Portal 2's mute protagonist Chell sitting in bliss on her trusted weighted companion cube as the faint sounds of rain and Portal 2 soundtrack exclusive Exile Vilify (by The National) wash over her.
Hideaki Matsui and Andrew Spitz, students at the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design, built the Super Angry Birds desktop slingshot controller as project for their Haptic (tactile feedback) technology class.
The priceless treasures of Syria's history - of Crusader castles, ancient mosques and churches, Roman mosaics, the renowned "Dead Cities" of the north and museums stuffed with antiquities - have fallen prey to looters and destruction by armed rebels ...