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The Conversation Prism

The Conversation Prism

July 22nd, 2013

When Brian Solis introduced the Conversation Prism in 2008, the world was a seemingly simpler place. There were 22 social media categories, each of which had just a handful of brands. (“Video aggregation” …

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Hypothetical Pics: If Earth Had a Ring Like Saturn

Hypothetical Pics: If Earth Had ...

June 18th, 2013

Our whole lives we’ve become used to having the full-to-sliver body of the Moon floating past our skies every night. There are some things you’ve never known you wanted until you’ve seen …

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The Deadliest Countries for Journalists

The Deadliest Countries for Journalists

June 17th, 2013

There are journalists whose lives are in grave danger every time they show up to work. These journalists are reporting from the front lines of some of the worlds most embroiled conflicts. Dodging bullets, …

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3 Disabled Music Fans Make Music With Only Their Minds

3 Disabled Music Fans Make Music ...

June 14th, 2013

There’s many things we all take for granted each day. Those of us with hobbies — and proper working extremities — have the ability to work on something we love whenever the feeling arises, or …

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SPIN Mag Covers of the 90s

SPIN Mag Covers of the 90s

June 5th, 2013

Each of SPIN Magazine’s glorious covers is a piece of space fabric in the timeline of rock’n’roll history. Since 1985, SPIN has become one of the most seminal rock music magazine’s …

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Bisous Les Copains – Animated Illustrations by Guillaume Kurkdjian

Bisous Les Copains – Animated ...

June 3rd, 2013

These adorable animated gif illustrations are the what happens when the neurons & synapses fire and collide inside the brain of French designer/illustrator, photographer/animator Guillaume Kurkdjian, …

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Bizarre and Hilarious Animal Mash-Ups

Bizarre and Hilarious Animal ...

May 31st, 2013

Is it a Killer Penguin? A Pengorca? Whatever you want to call it, the hybrid animal above is convincing enough to elicit more than one close look. The work of Reddit user Arne Olav, each of these hilarious …

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Quote a Bluth

Quote a Bluth

May 29th, 2013

The long-awaited premiere of Arrested Development’s fourth season graced our senses this past Sunday, more than six years after the show was cancelled because of dwindling ratings. Fans of the show …

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helen vine … little mummy ladies

Black Ink and Bits of Gold: Cosmic ...

May 3rd, 2013

Helen Vine is an illustrator living and working in the UK. Her work is mainly done in black ink, with some accents of color & gold. Her style conjures up the mystic properties of life, and things …

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Child of the 90s

January 24th, 2013

Internet Explorer was born in the 90s, and as they grew up, a generation known as the Millennials did too. Internet Explorer forgot about everyone for a while – so they decided to right that wrong, …

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California Americana: Photography of Harper Smith

California Americana: Photography ...

July 6th, 2012

via: Visual News & Harper Smith

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vn - tracking vintage album art in NYC-01

Where Could It Be? Tracking Vintage ...

May 31st, 2012

I would always wonder how many amazing people had walked the very same sidewalks as me. NYC is the birthplace of some of the greatest music of all time, where many artists got their starts and in all different …

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Rave Reviews: Why They Matter ...

April 27th, 2012

Rave reviews for a local business are paramount to their success. A business may be able to trick some out-of-towners to shop and dine at their establishments, but if the local population isn’t behind …

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St. Patrick’s Day By the ...

March 15th, 2012

There are nearly 34.7 million U.S. residents who claim their Irish ancestry (Boston is probably home to 20 million of them), but a whopping 122 million Americans celebrate the holiday. Looks like you don’t …

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The Founders Dictionary

March 7th, 2012

Spend enough time in Silicon Valley there’s no doubting you’ve probably overheard some strange banter at the local coffee shops. Words like “pivot,” “hyperlocal,” and …

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HISTORY - jousting interactive

Full Metal Jousting

February 17th, 2012
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