Archives for March 13, 2012

The problem: You are reading your favorite blog and there is an ad along the top banner or on a sidebar that seems to conflict with the contents of the blog you are reading, perhaps even disturbingly so. Why does this happen and what can be done about it?

Maggie’s Interview will be on April 1st. This Sunday, we will be in the studio with a Special Guest: Jen McCreight. Maggie Koerth-Baker is the author of the new book, “Before the Lights Go Out: Conquering the Energy Crisis Before It Conquers Us”. Maggie is the science editor and a regular writer at Boing Boing,…

DId you ever wonder if people “back then” really sounded like Rudolph Valentino or if there was just something wrong with all the recording equipment? Turns out ….. Hat Tip C.A.

(Hat Tip: Miles)

Homeless Hotspots, animated

Obviously, since the hardware can be stolen, this would work better if the gear was surgically implanted in the homeless people who could then constitute a new race of cyborg servants who would not have to be paid much.