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The Arts – live, free and on demand

The Arts – live, free and on demand

How to add Medibuntu repository in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise pangolin and 11.10| Via Terminal and GUI Updated 10/03/2012 Medibuntu is a packaging project dedicated to distributing software that cannot be included in Ubuntu for various reasons, related to geographical variations in legislation regarding intellectual property, security and other issues: patentability of software, algorithms, formats and other abstract creationlegal restrictions on freedom of speech or communicationrestrictions on the use of certain types of technical solution, such as cryptographylegal restrictions on imports of software technology, requiring for example specific permissionsetc. In this tutorial will show you how to add medibuntu repository to Ubuntu 9.10+ and above including the upcoming release Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin 1- Install Medibuntu using command Line in Ubuntu 9.10 + ( Including Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin): Open terminal and enter the folowing command : Now you may also wish to add the following packages. sudo apt-get install app-install-data-medibuntu apport-hooks-medibuntu Is done.

Get Ready for A Summer of Arts with The Space The BBC and Arts Council England have teamed up to launch a new service for mobile, tablet, PC and connected TV called The Space. The service is also available on digital television in the UK and is accessible via the BBC’s ‘Red Button‘ function for TV too. The experimental idea is aimed at allowing artists and cultural organisations to capture and distribute their own work on the platform. The initial idea was to create ‘a new era of public engagement in the arts’, and to build digital capacity and skills within the arts sector. Users can expect to see a wealth of newly accessible archive material from the Arts Council England, including film, images and further information. Though it has taken a long time to get to this stage, access to cultural works and archives on digital platforms is important. A packed agenda In May alone, the offerings are impressive. There will also be historic footage from the British Film Institute (BFI) National Archive and Arts Council Film Collection.

Sebastian E. 50 of the World’s Best Breakfasts from Around the World - Written by Victoria Philpott Salivating. That’s the only way to describe me after looking at all this food porn. I love to eat breakfast, it’s the best meal of the day as far as I’m concerned. If you’ve got a tasty recipe for a breakfast you’ve made in a hostel kitchen, let us know. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47.

Film Map - Original Open Edition H60 x W80cm A street map made up of over 900 film titles including cinema classics such as Lost Highway, On the Waterfront, Jurassic Park, Reservoir Dogs, Carlito's Way, Nightmare on Elm Street, Valley of the Dolls and Chinatown. The Map, which is loosely based on the style of a vintage Los Angeles street map has its own Hollywood Boulevard and includes districts dedicated to Hitchcock and Cult British Horror movies. Like most cities it also has its own Red Light area. There's an A-Z key at the base of the Map listing all the films featured with their release dates and names of the directors. Original open edition litho print for £25 plus p&p Alternatively buy the Limited Edition print for £100 plus P&P >

A beginner's guide to BitTorrent sob, demonoid is no private tracker. half the torrents are externally tracked from the likes of tpb. even then it's ridiculously slow. and if you think oink is impossible to get into, good luck with the other great and more elusive and unknown private trackers out there. I'm tempted to recommend inviteshare, but most of the best aren't even on there..and the ones that are..fat chance of getting an invite (particularly when your email address is out there in the open to the site admins too...). Also, pg2 is only as good as its blacklist, which is not good at all because it blocks IP addresses arbitrarily based on known blocks belonging to certain organizations and what have you. So essentially, peer guardian is a complete waste of resources for bittorrent. Lastly, the "official" bittorrent client is better known as mainline.

Face Swap! Incredible Photoshop Identity Theft Face Swap! Incredible Photoshop Works of Identity Theft Art Article by Marc, filed under Drawing & Digital in the Art category. Photoshop is a geek’s favorite tool, and the internet’s best friend. Nic Cage is Everyone (Images via screenjunkies, cinemablend, boingboing, unrealitymag, niccageaseveryone, theouthousers) “Nic Cage is everyone” is one of the best memes making the internet rounds right now. Man Babies (Images via blahbethany, 2pep, buzzfeed, knowyourmeme) Every father wants their child to grow up to be like them. Celebrity Face Swaps (Images via knowyourmeme, weakstream, dailydawdle, iywib) They say working together for a long period of time makes two people incredibly close. Face Bombing (Images via motherboard, funnyjunk, faceswaps) Face bombing is when a face swap goes global. Face Swap! (Images via buzzfeed, themetapicture, yellowmeansgo) A perfect face swap can make the day just a bit brighter, and terrifying. Even More Man Babies Face Bombing Extravaganza Animal Hybrids - Download Freeware and Shareware Computer Utilities. Leonard Weisgard's Stunning 1949 Alice in Wonderland Illustrations by Maria Popova A vibrant mid-century homage to one of the most beloved children’s books of all time. It’s no secret I have a soft spot for obscure vintage children’s book illustration, especially by famous artists or of famous works. Spotted on the lovely Vintage Kids’ Books My Kids Love, here’s a beautiful 1949 edition of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, illustrated by Leonard Weisgard — only the second version of the Lewis Carroll classic, and the first with color illustrations UPDATE: Reader Mark Burstein, an avid Alice collector, kindly points out there have been multiple editions before Weisgard’s, including some in color. The vibrant, textured artwork exudes a certain mid-century boldness that makes it as much a timeless celebration of the beloved children’s book as it is a time-capsule of bygone aesthetic from the golden age of illustration and graphic design. HT Flavorpill Donating = Loving Brain Pickings has a free weekly newsletter. Share on Tumblr