teh glorious interweb as it got stuck in my camino tabs this past week – the edited version.
:flash: Hackers attack Large Hadron Collider – "Hackers have mounted an attack on the Large Hadron Collider, raising concerns about the security of the biggest experiment in the world as it passes an important new milestone." erm.
:flash: Top Secret Pics from Inside CERN – "Skepchick reader “NotReallyAlice” has come through with top secret photos from inside the CERN research center, where about four hours ago scientists successfully fired up the Large Hadron Collider" lawl
:flash: I Survived the Large Hadron Collider – the tshirt: "# 6.1 oz 100% cotton, preshrunk and darned comfy! # Available in S, M, XL, 2XL, and 3XL" the logo sucks but the punch line is good.
:flash: 30 stunning images of the Large Hadron Collider – "Since the Large Hadron Collider didn't destroy the world this morning, isn't it high time we forgive and forget? And what better way than with a meaty gallery of industrial goodness from all stages of its development, cataloging the effort to build the largest particle accelerator in the world." s t u n n i n g!
food recipe of the week
:flash: POLPETTINE DI PATATE – had this for lunch. niamm
online video killed the …
:flash: At the end of the day – "At the end of the day, at the end of the day, at the end of the day. At the end of the day, at the end of the day, at the end of the day, at the end of the day, at the end of the day. At the end of the day, at the end of the day, at the end of the day. At the end of the day, at the end of the day, at the end of the day, at the end of the day, at the end of the day. " at the end of the … that video, you never wanna hear that expression ever again.
:flash: Beautiful Sexy Young 16 years old Angelina Jolie – "16-year-old Angelina posing for a sensual modeling shoot." saw this at raymi's, it is odd, how ridiculous this fashion shot looks.
:flash: THE SIMPSONS intro lego style – "This is the famous series Simpsons intro but it´s done in lego. It took me about two days to film and edit. It won me about 40$ in a movie making contest."
:flash: John McCain Gets BarackRoll'd – "John McCain gets BarackRoll'd at the Republican National Convention."
:flash: Angry Tyra Banks Godzilla, Angry Tyra Banks Chipmunk – "I can't quite put into words why these two YouTube videos of a high-drama moment with Tyra Banks are so fun to watch over and over and over again. Maybe you can figure it out. Top: slow-mo rage-out. Bottom: Chipmunk version of same."
schmooze and abuse
:flash: Workin' With Shadows In Kaunas, Lithuania – inspired idea for streetart project.
:flash: split words – match words from fragments. quite hard for non-native english speakers, i reckon. but a great game nevertheless.
:flash: IPhone Takes Screenshots of Everything You Do – "Your iPhone is watching you. If you've got an iPhone, pretty much everything you have done on your handset has been temporarily stored as a screenshot that hackers or forensics experts could eventually recover, according to a renowned iPhone hacker who exposed the security flaw in a webcast Thursday." oh [big] brother…
:flash: Two years of sleep – "Today is the day that completes two full years of keeping track of my sleep: remembering what time I turned the light off, and what time I woke up." genius!
:flash: Copyright row dogs Spore release – "Hundreds of people have complained about the copyright protecting system on the long-awaited game Spore."
:flash: Content – cory doctorow's latest book, a collection of his essaies called "content" comes with an introduction by john perry barlow. i shall read that on my ipod, thanks to air sharing.
:flash: World Names Profiler – "Search for a Surname to view its Map and Statistics." there are some zuppinger elsewhere, but we rock switzerland. [via waxy]
:flash: "Borat" Court Victory: Three Lawsuits Tossed Out – "A New York judge has tossed out lawsuits brought by a driving instructor and two etiquette school teachers who said the makers of the movie "Borat" deceived them."
:flash: A table that's made to order – "You want to eat out. You want good food, nice wine, a convivial ambience. Why let a waiter stand in the way? This is the premise of Inamo, a restaurant in Soho, central London, where diners use their table to order."
:flash: OiNK Admin Charged With Conspiracy to Defraud – "Today, OiNK admin Alan Ellis has been charged with conspiracy to defraud. Charges against four OiNK uploaders will follow later today."
:flash: Flickr Home Page Update Exposes Hidden Social Features – "Photo sharing website Flickr launched some enhancements to its homepage Wednesday. The changes, which roughly double the number of photos users see on their home page, and give greater weight to the users’ Recent Activity news feed, are accessible now to logged-in Flickr users."
:flash: Can a Pizza Box Save the Planet? – "It's simple really: Take the standard box, perforate the top into quarters, and they can turn into plates. Perforate the edges of the bottom of the box, then once down the middle, and you can fold that into a leftover box that's half the size of the original. Less than that, actually, since the box is wedge shaped." can it?
:flash: FingerGaming – "The art & business of gaming on the iPhone" blog dedicated to reviews of iphone/ipod apps and mostly games.
:flash: MoreCowbell.dj – "MoreCowbell.DJ is an application built using The Echo Nest Analyze API . Analyze API is a tool that enriches your software's understanding of music. It uses a perceptual model of human listening to generate detailed XML descriptions of a song's structure and musical content to power music applications with a much deeper musical understanding." nice stuff, but it did not work for the 3 songs i tried to upload.
:flash: All Your Base Are Belong to Us Mounted Rubber Stamp – "Do you know a nerd? If so….you need this stamp!" < --- knows a nerd. :flash: Are You an Observer ? Guess the Logos ! – "Enter the text appearing in the original website logo (that you must find) in the corresponding text field. The number under each logo correspond to the number next to each text field." i failed quite miserably. only spotted the yahoo and boing boing logos.
:flash: Banksy Art and Graffiti: The Ultimate Guide – "This thoroughly researched in-depth eight-part guide will walk you through the entire world of Banksy, from his stencil and graffiti work to prints, interviews, quotes, forums and other resources." so ultimate i’d call it the ultimatest, if that was a word.
:flash: Looking for Love In All the Right Alleles – "Swiss startup company GenePartner is offering to evaluate singles and couples according to the potential union of their HLA genes, which help regulate immune response"
:flash: My Mother Wears Combat Boots — kick-ass punk-parenting book – "The best pre-natal advice I ever got was, "Pick one book, any book, and only one book." They all get you there, but they take different, and often mutually exclusive paths. I cheated — I read several — and of the lot, the best was My Mother Wears Combat Boots: A Parenting Guide for the Rest of Us by Jessica Mills"
:flash: Out of It » Brad Sucks – "Recently I was asked if I’d do anything different this time around. Would I still give the music away for free? Would I still give away my source files? Would I still be easygoing about copyright? Surely I could pull back now and try to cash in. And I honestly couldn’t imagine why I’d do things different." yay, brad still sucks, not.
:flash: Secrets of flirting revealed – "Research revealed that if a person shows someone their feelings, through eye contact, smiling – or simply telling them – they are more likely to return the sentiment."
:flash: pixelhotel – maybe stay there next ars?
:flash: オバッチのJacket Lunch Box – album covers in japanese food.
:flash: The Post Punk Kitchen: Vegetarian cooking & vegan baking with no attitude – 'We are a public access vegan cooking show, currently on haitus but we'll be back, promise!"
:flash: Rauma Vegan Daylight Dinner Delight – cat and lara’s vegan cooking show
:flash: spat+loogie – cat and lara, two australian media artists i met in linz.
:flash: DARK DESIGNS – "In an age when technology is omnipresent, in a society of flux, transparency and also of widespread surveillance and paranoia, the Internet seems to have become the favorite support system for an upsurge in rumours and wild conspiracy theories. Dark Designs questions the current relevance of conspiracy theories and their digital avatars.” conference held in yverdon, switzerland.
:flash: Cabaret Voltaire – "Willkommen zum Online-Kunst-Supermarkt. Hier können Sie alles kaufen. Mit alles meinen wir natürlich Kunst, echte Zürcher Kunst. Also, vom Abfalleimer, über den Hydranten bis zum Grossmünster. Und das Beste: den Preis bestimmen Sie!"
:flash: Melting Swiss Glacier Yields Neolithic Trove – "The unremarkable journey through the Schnidejoch pass, a lofty trail 9,000 feet above sea level, has been a boon to scientists but it would never have emerged if climate change were not melting the nearby glacier." [thx michael]