Retro Thing

I found this site when i followed a link about Ikea hacking and ended up on a post about Allen Chiang and his quest to restore as many pre-1970 vintage radios as he can. I thought it might make an interesting post for my brother-in-laws smarthamradio.com site. There was another interesting...

Mozilla Advocacy

from Mozilla Your online privacy depends on encryption. Learn more about how encryption works, why it’s essential to a strong Web, and why it’s worth protecting. Learn More. We Are Building a Global Movement to Protect the Free and Open Web We believe the Internet is at its best...

A Man Takes A Single...

 And When You Zoom Out And See It… Mind BLOWN. If you live in San Francisco, California, then you may be lucky enough to come across the art of Andres Amador. He doesn’t paint or sculpt. He prefers a medium that is temporary but absolutely beautiful: a sandy beach at low tide. He...

Happy Birthday Mr. H...

Upcoming Ernie Hudson Projects: 2013 Mob City (TV Series) Bunny 2013 Chick Magnet CEO (2013) Reckless (TV Movie) (completed) Frank Wolfe 2013 You’re Not You (post-production) 2013 Adonis (Short)(completed) 2014 Gallows Road (post-production) Bob Collins 2014 High and Outside (filming)...

Richie Havens Dead: ...

Posted on Apr 22nd 2013 5:00PM by The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) – Richie Havens, who sang and strummed for a sea of people at Woodstock, has died of a heart attack Monday, his family said in a statement. He was 72. Havens, a folk singer and guitarist, was the first performer at the...

Zombies!

Gallery: Articles: My Top 10 Zombie Novels and Series...

NORAD is your friend...

Why We Track Santa For more than 50 years, NORAD and its predecessor, the Continental Air Defense Command (CONAD) have tracked Santa’s flight. The tradition began in 1955 after a Colorado Springs-based Sears Roebuck & Co. advertisement misprinted the telephone number for children to...

Open Source

I’m gonna say this post was inspired by my brother-in-law, but he’s gonna say I’m the one who put the Open-Source bug in his ear by getting him to download OpenOffice to open a PowerPoint Christmas card that someone sent him. And yeah, I know. They should have made it a...

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