Wednesday, June 29, 2011

TED: Google's driverless car

It seems to already work nearly perfectly. The sooner this gets used, the better.

Update:

Nevada OK's Google self-driving robotic cars
The future may be approaching sooner than expected with Nevada passing a bill that would allow the state's DOP, Department of Transportation, to setup rules and safety standards for automated self-driving cars. The government decision could be a proactive step towards increasing state income, reducing traffic, and trailblazing the introduction of self-driving vehicles in the U.S.

We had this conversation once I believe

Monday, June 27, 2011

I Find a Computer Indispensable

From View to A Kill with Roger Moore and Christopher Walken

Saturday, June 25, 2011

What's stronger the brand name or logo

For more see the site: brandreversioning
For me the logo wins almost everytime

Friday, June 24, 2011

Portugal, Here We Come!

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Nyan cat just became more epic

The people over at YouTube edited the progress bar of the Nyan cat video :)

Someone even made a script which makes all YouTube videos have this progress bar.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Eyegasm

Drawing vs LSD

These drawings were done as part of a CIA experiment aimed at determining the effects of LSD on the human body. The drawings are incredibly fascinating, particularly due to the progression of style that occurs throughout the experiment. They administered 100ul of LSD to the artist and gave the artist free access to an activity box full of crayons. His subject was the medical assistant who administered the LSD.

Monday, June 20, 2011

Don't steal a hacker's machine!

Friday, June 17, 2011

Hurcules the Liger, the largest cat in the world

Video of Hercules, also featuring some other hybrids.

As an interesting comparison; the polar bear is the largest carnivore on earth. Adult males weigh 350–680 kg and measure 2.4–3m in length. Hercules the liger weighs 450kg and is around 3.7m in length.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

LED display on a bicycle wheel

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Data porn

TED: Aaron Koblin: Artfully visualizing our humanity

Aaron Koblin's website

Johnny Cash project

The Mechanical Turk (we should think of a fun project to do with this)

Sunday, June 12, 2011

The Biggest Mirror in the World

The Salar de Uyuni is the world's largest salt flat at 10,582 square kilometers, when rain covers it with water it becomes the biggest mirror on Earth.

The thought process of a man and a woman

Thursday, June 09, 2011

Battle for Lybia: video made by a Lybian soldier

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Racetrack

1,200 custom-designed cars race around the large scale sculpture metropolis II by artist chris burden. the piece will soon be exhibited at the los angeles county museum of art on a long-term loan. the huge kinetic sculpture contains a massive roadway in which the small toy cars race around. the road system contains 18 lanes with 13 toy trains and a variety of buildings made from lego and lincoln logs. the whole system is designed to mimic a real freeway.

Space Shuttle and Space Station

How was it made? :-)

Which Places Have the Most reddit Addicts? And Global reddit Meetup Day!

From the reddit blog:
Most addicted/engaged countries by avg. pageviews per visit (reddit's Google Analytics, Jan-May 2011):

Canada: 15.72
United States: 15.46
Denmark: 13.99
Norway: 13.81
Sweden: 13.34
Netherlands: 12.89
United Kingdom: 12.86
Ireland: 12.57
Belgium: 11.98
Finland: 11.27
On June 25 there is a global reddit meetup, with one of the meeting places being Amsterdam. I'm seriously thinking of going, anyone with me?

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Reggie Watts

Morphing beauty

Plan of the City

PLAN OF THE CITY from Joshua Frankel on Vimeo.

Beautiful combination of video and audio.

Thursday, June 02, 2011

Cool blog i found

I found a good blog specialy for chicks and gayboys! all check it out :) tasteful living