Quantum computing breakthrough arises from unknown... →
news.uns.purdue.edu — “This development may not bring us a quantum computer 10 years faster, but our dreams about these machines are now more realistic.” and there is this
Boing Boing = Boing Brother? →
To me boingx2 is experiencing what every hippy commune of the 60’s learned: the more you complain about The Man the more you become The Man. I submit (for the sake of experiment) a variation of Jack Black’s character “Dewey Finn’s” rant from School of Rock: Don’t bother expresssing yourself or blogging what you really think, because in this life, you...
The surveillance system now approved by Congress provides the physical apparatus...– Mark Klein, AT&T whistleblower, on Congress’s FISA cave-in. Thanks, Gabby! Thanks, Barack! (via superhamburgeramerica)
rocketjumper: How To Make An Invisible Mask
Disney to stream full movies online for free →
Daniel Shiffman’s work on a giant wall screen. I want one.
Gizmodo: Live Webcast of Apple iPhone roll out →
I am watching this on a lunch break right now. the constant refreshing is a little annoying. But the live stream is kinda cool. (Just ended I think- but follow link to see for yourself.) So far I have learned: • The new 3g (third gneration) will include GPS (predicting a huge explosion in location based web services.) • Will have plastic back and metal buttons and be in WHITE or black. • 8 gig...
Microsoft's Ballmer on Yahoo and the future of... →
kiyoshimartinez: WaPo: Quote: There will be no newspapers, no magazines that are delivered in paper form. Everything gets delivered in an electronic form.