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    Boing Boing

  • Get free at-home Covid tests from Uncle Sam starting this week
    Starting January 19, free at-home COVID-19 tests will be available through the U.S. government website covidtests.gov. Every home in the U.S. can soon order 4 free rapid at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests. The tests will be completely free—there are no shipping costs and you don't need to enter a credit card number. — Read... Read more »
  • Motorist Karen furious at the victim of her bad driving mistake
    Here we are treated to the spectacle of a United Kingdom Karen who didn't bother to check for traffic before she opened her car door after parking on the side of a busy street. When another car going down the street slammed into the open door, damaging both vehicles, the... Read more »
  • The battle over Howard the Duck
    Although Deadpool holds the title of being Marvel's most contemporary fourth-wall-breaking character, he's far from the first. Before the merc with a mouth became the comedic flagship at Marvel, She-Hulk preceded him in the 80s with John Byrne's legendary run that's filled to the brim with metatextual comedy. — Read... Read more »
  • Check out this doggo's comical look of disapproval every time his frisky pal acts up
    A sprightly pug named Gus and his mellow buddy, Briggs, make for a highly entertaining doggie duo. In this post from goth_pack on TikTok, every time the little guy gets into shenanigans (which seems to be a lot), the big guy tries to bond with his humans by shooting them... Read more »
  • Carote non-stick frying pans are excellent
    Carote non-stick frying pans are coated with some kind of natural granite material and they have a bakelite handle that stays cool. They heat up quickly. I don't need to use a spatula with it — I just flip whatever it is that I'm cooking. — Read the rest... Read more »
  • Devo sweater and silver track suit from streetwear brand Slam Jam
    Italian streetwear brand Slam Jam collaborated with Devo to create a small line of spudwear. Along with the Energy Dome sweater above, there's a Reverse Evolution track suit along with a couple of t-shirts and a hoodie. When a problem comes along, you must wear it. — Read the rest... Read more »
  • VideoA woman recalls her LSD-induced love affair with a pigeon
    My LSD-Induced Love Affair With a Pigeon features one of the most eccentric people I've seen appear on Hamilton's Pharmacopeia. In this episode from the show's third season, psychedelic researcher Amanda Feilding recalls an intense love affair she had with a pigeon when she was 23 years old. — Read... Read more »
  • Listen to Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream," the deep house mix
    From 1989, Fingers Inc.'s beautiful mix of "Can You Feel It" with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech: monsieurgiron · Mr. Fingers – Can you feel it? (Martin Luther King mix)... Read more »
  • VideoPink Floyd Apples and Oranges on American Bandstand 1967 (Newly Colorized)
    This newly colorized version of Pink Floyd performing Apples and Oranges took close to a year to edit, and the result is absolutely dreamy. The wizard behind this stunning colorization goes by Artist on the Border on YouTube. The color greatly magnifies the psychedelia of the music. — Read the... Read more »
  • This guy tracked down a lot of 80's TV vehicles
    This very straightforward video is a lot of fun! This 30 minute YouTube reminded me of many forgotten gems from 80s TVland like the Battlestar flying motorcycles. Pretty sure I know someone who wants their own Air Wolf.... Read more »
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    Boing Boing

  • Get free at-home Covid tests from Uncle Sam starting this week
    Starting January 19, free at-home COVID-19 tests will be available through the U.S. government website covidtests.gov. Every home in the U.S. can soon order 4 free rapid at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests. The tests will be completely free—there are no shipping costs and you don't need to enter a credit card number. — Read... Read more »
  • Motorist Karen furious at the victim of her bad driving mistake
    Here we are treated to the spectacle of a United Kingdom Karen who didn't bother to check for traffic before she opened her car door after parking on the side of a busy street. When another car going down the street slammed into the open door, damaging both vehicles, the... Read more »
  • The battle over Howard the Duck
    Although Deadpool holds the title of being Marvel's most contemporary fourth-wall-breaking character, he's far from the first. Before the merc with a mouth became the comedic flagship at Marvel, She-Hulk preceded him in the 80s with John Byrne's legendary run that's filled to the brim with metatextual comedy. — Read... Read more »
  • Check out this doggo's comical look of disapproval every time his frisky pal acts up
    A sprightly pug named Gus and his mellow buddy, Briggs, make for a highly entertaining doggie duo. In this post from goth_pack on TikTok, every time the little guy gets into shenanigans (which seems to be a lot), the big guy tries to bond with his humans by shooting them... Read more »
  • Carote non-stick frying pans are excellent
    Carote non-stick frying pans are coated with some kind of natural granite material and they have a bakelite handle that stays cool. They heat up quickly. I don't need to use a spatula with it — I just flip whatever it is that I'm cooking. — Read the rest... Read more »
  • Devo sweater and silver track suit from streetwear brand Slam Jam
    Italian streetwear brand Slam Jam collaborated with Devo to create a small line of spudwear. Along with the Energy Dome sweater above, there's a Reverse Evolution track suit along with a couple of t-shirts and a hoodie. When a problem comes along, you must wear it. — Read the rest... Read more »
  • VideoA woman recalls her LSD-induced love affair with a pigeon
    My LSD-Induced Love Affair With a Pigeon features one of the most eccentric people I've seen appear on Hamilton's Pharmacopeia. In this episode from the show's third season, psychedelic researcher Amanda Feilding recalls an intense love affair she had with a pigeon when she was 23 years old. — Read... Read more »
  • Listen to Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream," the deep house mix
    From 1989, Fingers Inc.'s beautiful mix of "Can You Feel It" with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech: monsieurgiron · Mr. Fingers – Can you feel it? (Martin Luther King mix)... Read more »
  • VideoPink Floyd Apples and Oranges on American Bandstand 1967 (Newly Colorized)
    This newly colorized version of Pink Floyd performing Apples and Oranges took close to a year to edit, and the result is absolutely dreamy. The wizard behind this stunning colorization goes by Artist on the Border on YouTube. The color greatly magnifies the psychedelia of the music. — Read the... Read more »
  • This guy tracked down a lot of 80's TV vehicles
    This very straightforward video is a lot of fun! This 30 minute YouTube reminded me of many forgotten gems from 80s TVland like the Battlestar flying motorcycles. Pretty sure I know someone who wants their own Air Wolf.... Read more »
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    ReadWrite

  • The Automation Boom is Coming. Will the Internet Be Ready?
    We live in an increasingly connected world. It’s estimated that there will be about 260 million internet-connected devices in the U.S. by 2020, and the next wave of these devices will push our data demand even further. New Bluetooth advancements, for instance, enable devices to perform within a range that’s four times greater, twice the... Read more »
  • These Teen AI Entrepreneurs Will Amaze You
    Starting a business is not an easy decision to make. Building a company requires work and money as well, and time. The resources of time, work, and money mean you will have to make sacrifices to start your business. It takes someone who has a lot of passion and confidence... Read more »
  • What You Need to Know to Use Drones for Your Wedding
    The popularity of wedding drone photography is constantly rising. It’s not surprising because these flying machines can take really amazing photos and videos. But many people still aren’t sure about the necessity of aerial photography at weddings or different events. We’ve gathered for you the most important information you need... Read more »
  • Trade Secrets Claimed by Prolacta to Steal Founders’ Company – Again
    Elana Medo has dedicated many decades of her life to making mother’s milk available to premature babies. Now a questionable trade secret lawsuit threatens to destroy her life’s work and leave preterm infants without access to life-saving milk. The cost of a Corporation Stealing from an Individual has been the... Read more »
  • Achieving Paperless Operations and Document Automation with AI and ML
    Paper is an essential commodity for office operations. Most conventional offices rely on paper for completing the simplest tasks. Even after digitization, the dream of a completely paperless office is far from reality. Humans are used to a standard form of note-taking and documentation. Here is how to achieve paperless... Read more »
  • Secret to Getting Leads with Digital Marketing Technology
    Nowadays most companies are doing SEO, PPC, and Content Marketing. Yet sometimes the company’s are not getting the leads they need. Some businesses get leads — but not quality leads, or they don’t get the leads that fit their expectations. The main reason a company doesn’t get the leads they... Read more »
  • Successful Scaling: How to Grow Without Tumbling Back Down
    “Breathing would be delightful,” the director of products told me in our kickoff. His startup was growing fast. It had a bunch of new funding, the pressure was on to ship, and the team was underwater. I was there to help and take the pressure off so they could breathe.... Read more »
  • WIB Vulnerability: Sim-Card that Allows Hackers to Takeover Phones
    In the past, we’ve all witnessed sim-jacking attacks that allow a hacker to impersonate the targeted victim to steal the phone number. Hackers can gain access to unauthorized information related to the victim using the vulnerability, ‘SimJacker’ was that vulnerability. Recently there’s a similar vulnerability that has popped up, which... Read more »
  • 6 Industries Blockchain Technology Will Revolutionize
    In line with new evolving computer technologies, a lot of issues previously found complicated are now seen as an easygoing task, for example, e-commerce, contactless payment, secured online transactions, and ride-hailing. All thanks to blockchain, a new technology that massively revitalized all-around sectors, equipping the financial industry with enhanced solutions... Read more »
  • 4 Unique Growth Tactics for 2020
    Marketing tactics change constantly. Each year new tactics become more impactful, and old ones fade into obscurity. Sticking to the same tactics is stale for your current customers and potential customers, too. Instead of just running the same growth tactics for years on end, it’s time to make a switch in 2020. Here... Read more »
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    ReadWrite

  • The Automation Boom is Coming. Will the Internet Be Ready?
    We live in an increasingly connected world. It’s estimated that there will be about 260 million internet-connected devices in the U.S. by 2020, and the next wave of these devices will push our data demand even further. New Bluetooth advancements, for instance, enable devices to perform within a range that’s four times greater, twice the... Read more »
  • These Teen AI Entrepreneurs Will Amaze You
    Starting a business is not an easy decision to make. Building a company requires work and money as well, and time. The resources of time, work, and money mean you will have to make sacrifices to start your business. It takes someone who has a lot of passion and confidence... Read more »
  • What You Need to Know to Use Drones for Your Wedding
    The popularity of wedding drone photography is constantly rising. It’s not surprising because these flying machines can take really amazing photos and videos. But many people still aren’t sure about the necessity of aerial photography at weddings or different events. We’ve gathered for you the most important information you need... Read more »
  • Trade Secrets Claimed by Prolacta to Steal Founders’ Company – Again
    Elana Medo has dedicated many decades of her life to making mother’s milk available to premature babies. Now a questionable trade secret lawsuit threatens to destroy her life’s work and leave preterm infants without access to life-saving milk. The cost of a Corporation Stealing from an Individual has been the... Read more »
  • Achieving Paperless Operations and Document Automation with AI and ML
    Paper is an essential commodity for office operations. Most conventional offices rely on paper for completing the simplest tasks. Even after digitization, the dream of a completely paperless office is far from reality. Humans are used to a standard form of note-taking and documentation. Here is how to achieve paperless... Read more »
  • Secret to Getting Leads with Digital Marketing Technology
    Nowadays most companies are doing SEO, PPC, and Content Marketing. Yet sometimes the company’s are not getting the leads they need. Some businesses get leads — but not quality leads, or they don’t get the leads that fit their expectations. The main reason a company doesn’t get the leads they... Read more »
  • Successful Scaling: How to Grow Without Tumbling Back Down
    “Breathing would be delightful,” the director of products told me in our kickoff. His startup was growing fast. It had a bunch of new funding, the pressure was on to ship, and the team was underwater. I was there to help and take the pressure off so they could breathe.... Read more »
  • WIB Vulnerability: Sim-Card that Allows Hackers to Takeover Phones
    In the past, we’ve all witnessed sim-jacking attacks that allow a hacker to impersonate the targeted victim to steal the phone number. Hackers can gain access to unauthorized information related to the victim using the vulnerability, ‘SimJacker’ was that vulnerability. Recently there’s a similar vulnerability that has popped up, which... Read more »
  • 6 Industries Blockchain Technology Will Revolutionize
    In line with new evolving computer technologies, a lot of issues previously found complicated are now seen as an easygoing task, for example, e-commerce, contactless payment, secured online transactions, and ride-hailing. All thanks to blockchain, a new technology that massively revitalized all-around sectors, equipping the financial industry with enhanced solutions... Read more »
  • 4 Unique Growth Tactics for 2020
    Marketing tactics change constantly. Each year new tactics become more impactful, and old ones fade into obscurity. Sticking to the same tactics is stale for your current customers and potential customers, too. Instead of just running the same growth tactics for years on end, it’s time to make a switch in 2020. Here... Read more »