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The 'Busy' Trap. Flash mob in the Copenhagen Metro. Copenhagen Phil playing Peer Gynt. Hate E-mails with Richard Dawkins. GAY MARRIAGE - Darcy Michael's One Skinny Bitch Stand Up Comedy DVD Preview. Darcy Michael - A Letter From Martha. Church drum and bass rave. "Carmina Burana" Westbahnhof Wien. Oatmeal v. FunnyJunk Update: Charles Carreon files restraining order to keep donated funds from being distributed to charities : technology.
Som Sabadell flashmob. Mission Control: Celebrating NASA and Space Explorers everywhere. Runescape (dunkview) Stacey Pullen - Essential Mix [2011-08-20] by D2Techno. LINK presents Troy Pierce at Treehouse Oct 28 2011 by troypierce. If Betelgeuse goes Supernova, how will it affect Earths ecosystems? : askscience. Summertime And The Livin's Easy - Biww by DubStompin. Sublime Text 2 Tips and Tricks (Updated) Sublime Text 2 is one of the fastest and most incredible code editors to be released in a long time!
With a community and plugin ecosystem as passionate as this one, it just might be impossible for any other editor to catch up. I'll show you my favorite tips and tricks today. Sublime Text 2 is currently available for all major platforms: OS X, Linux and Windows. 1 - Bleeding Edge Versions. Aerobie AeroPress Coffee and Espresso Maker: Kitchen & Dining. Brew the Best Possible Coffee Without Breaking the Bank. Pour-Over Coffee Is an Intriguing Alternative for Coffee Snobs.
Student files lawsuit against Human Sexuality professor who required students to masturbate 3 times and keep a sex journal to pass his class : sex. For the old school runescapers : gaming. 130892] | RuneScape. How To Tell People They Sound Racist. 10 Shocking Secrets of Flight Attendants. By Heather Poole Heather Poole has worked for a major carrier for more than 15 years and is the author of Cruising Attitude: Tales of Crashpads, Crew Drama, and Crazy Passengers at 35,000 Feet .
We begged Poole to reveal 10 workplace secrets. (In return, we promised to buy her something nice from SkyMall!) You know all that preflight time where we’re cramming bags into overhead bins? Josh Derock on Mill Avenue. Progeria. Progeria (pronunciation: /proʊˈdʒɪəriə/) (Hutchinson–Gilford progeria syndrome, HGPS, progeria syndrome) is an extremely rare genetic disorder wherein symptoms resembling aspects of aging are manifested at a very early age.
Progeria is one of several progeroid syndromes. The word progeria comes from the Greek words "pro" (πρό), meaning "before" or "premature", and "gēras" (γῆρας), meaning "old age". The disorder has a very low incidence rate, occurring in an estimated 1 per 8 million live births. Those born with progeria typically live to their mid teens to early twenties. It is a genetic condition that occurs as a new mutation, and is rarely inherited, as patients usually do not live to reproduce.
Although the term progeria applies strictly speaking to all diseases characterized by premature aging symptoms, and is often used as such, it is often applied specifically in reference to Hutchinson–Gilford progeria syndrome (HGPS). 5 Logical Fallacies That Make You Wrong More Than You Think. The Internet has introduced a golden age of ill-informed arguments.
You can't post a video of an adorable kitten without a raging debate about pet issues spawning in the comment section. These days, everyone is a pundit. But with all those different perspectives on important issues flying around, you'd think we'd be getting smarter and more informed. Unfortunately, the very wiring of our brains ensures that all these lively debates only make us dumber and more narrow-minded. For instance ... Tips from your local black guy. Ep. 1 - Wicker Park Visitors... : chicago. Become a Google power searcher. You may already be familiar with some shortcuts for Google Search, like using the search box as a calculator or finding local movie showtimes by typing [movies] and your zip code.
But there are many more tips, tricks and tactics you can use to find exactly what you’re looking for, when you most need it. Today, we’ve opened registration for Power Searching with Google, a free, online, community-based course showcasing these techniques and how you can use them to solve everyday problems. Supporting entrepreneurship in France at Le Camping. Entrepreneurs all around the world are building technologies that empower their communities and address both local and global audiences.
Last week, a team of Googlers from 10 countries gathered in Paris to spend time with entrepreneurs and startups at Le Camping, an accelerator program that’s part of Silicon Sentier, an association focused on supporting promising digital projects in the Ile de France region. We celebrated the results of the first two seasons of the program and welcomed the new startups for season three. Le Camping’s program selects 12 new startups each season (one season lasts six months). Using large-scale brain simulations for machine learning and A.I. You probably use machine learning technology dozens of times a day without knowing it—it’s a way of training computers on real-world data, and it enables high-quality speech recognition, practical computer vision, email spam blocking and even self-driving cars.
But it’s far from perfect—you’ve probably chuckled at poorly transcribed text, a bad translation or a misidentified image. We believe machine learning could be far more accurate, and that smarter computers could make everyday tasks much easier. So our research team has been working on some new approaches to large-scale machine learning. Launching Google +1 Recommendations Across the Web. UPDATE (7/9/12): After a few productive weeks in platform preview, we're rolling out +1 recommendations to all users today.
Thanks for your feedback at Google I/O, in the discussion forums, and on our Google+ page. We're always eager to hear from you -- so keep it coming. Working on +1, we often hear people say they want to see more of what their friends recommend. Likewise, when we talk to site owners, they ask us to help them show more relevant content to their users. Today, we are rolling out a new feature of the +1 button in platform preview: when users hover over a +1 button, they will see recommendations for other great content on your site. The playground is open. (Cross-posted on the Official Android Blog) Last year at Google I/O, we talked about momentum, mobile and more.
This year, we’re picking up right where we left off. Chrome for Android out of Beta! +1. For our international readers, this post is also available in French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese and Spanish (Latin America, Spain). - Ed.
A year ago we started a small project called Google+—to bring friends and family closer together, and to inspire new connections through meaningful conversation. Today more than 250 million people have upgraded to Google+, and we want to give thanks. To you. Google+ Events in Google Calendar. Posted by Michelle Chen, Software Engineer Today at Google I/O, we announced Google+ Events, a new way to create, capture and share public and private events. Google+ Events are seamlessly integrated with Google Calendar to simplify the planning process, so you’ll always know when you have something coming up.
Introducing Chrome for iPhone and iPad! Android 4.1 Jelly Bean coming in July with Project Butter UI, Google Now, richer notifications. The next major upgrade to Android will be version 4.1 Jelly Bean, it has been announced at Google I/O today. Project Butter is the major new innovation in Android 4.1, focused on making the entire UI "fast, fluid and smooth. " That includes triple buffering in the graphics pipeline, to ensure consistent frame rates with interface animations. Google's I/O demo showed two Galaxy Nexus devices side by side, one running Ice Cream Sandwich and the other on Jelly Bean, with the latter offering a significantly higher frame rate when navigating the Android UI.
Google Now is a big addition from the Android team, introducing a sort of self-aware quality to Android phones — automatically updating you on your favorite sports teams in real time, learning your commute route and checking traffic, and also providing public transit information when it senses you're close to a transport station. Live from Google I/O 2012, day one. Google I/O 2012: everything you need to know. NOISIA - Devil May Cry Soundtrack Sample. 11 Months, 3000 pictures and a lot of coffee. 11 Months, 3000 pictures and a lot of coffee. I wish I had this much patience when rebuilding engines. : videos. Terrestrial Planet Surfaces Compared to Earth's.
Live from Google I/O 2012, day two. Wasted years instrument change. Offline document editing and Drive for iOS. In April, we introduced Google Drive, a place where you can create, share, and keep all your stuff. Today at the Google I/O conference we announced two new ways to get things done in the cloud: offline editing for Google documents and a Drive app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Offline document editing No internet connection? 17 Things We've Loved in Web Design This Year.
The world of Web design is constantly evolving and endlessly growing, and that’s exactly why it’s worth taking a step by and looking at how far we’ve come. Of course, designers and developers are never going to be purely serious (as you’ll see below), and that adds to the awesomeness of the Web. Here’s a list of 20 things we’ve loved in 2012 so far, the useful, the funny and everything in-between: Home › Todd Walden. 7 Things I Wish I Knew Before the First Round.
Helping to Create Better Websites: Introducing Content Experiments. Create Better Websites: Introducing Content Experiments. Route | Humanity.TV. Humanity.TV Is the Connected Generation's Travel Channel. Infographic essay on the meaning of life. SuperBetter. The Chrome Story. Your Chrome, Everywhere. Your web, everywhere. Celebrating Pride 2012. Dev Channel Update. Google Analytics Adds "Content Experiments" How To Cash In On Government As A Platform. Education is undergoing a startling revolution: Let’s support it! Pareto principle. Work Less and Do More by Applying the Pareto Principle to Your Task List. Two Lists You Should Look at Every Morning - Peter Bregman. “Cookie Monster” Explains Occupy Wall St. « FETISHISM OF THE MONOTONY. Two Lists You Should Look at Every Morning. Influence Yourself With a "Why-Do" List. Home | Chicago Critical Mass. Type_socmedia_infographic.jpeg (1056×6240) How to Not Give a Fuck about Pickup Line Rejections.
Kimchi. The agony and the ecstasy of Chrome on iOS. Hands on with the Nexus 7 Android tablet. Google’s Nexus 7 starts a whole new tablet war (hands-on) How Playing Games Makes You Live Longer. Google Maps will be on your iOS devices after all, says Google VP. Wait, What? No Update For Google TV?