How many words per minute can you read ? I got 450 and that’s after a long tiring day. I’ll try again when I’m really awake.
Emotemail from MIt. Interesting concept. Adding emotion to an email.
This spam has some great quotes and what a great name:
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Neevr take counsel of your fears.
If I had to cohose bteewen betraying my country and betraying my friend, I hope I should have the guts to betray my country.
A man canont be too careful in the choice of his eenmies.
Better do a good deed near at hmoe than go far away to burn ineecns.
Be the change you want to see in the wolrd.
Show me a guy who is afraid to look bad, and I’ll show you a guy you can beat every time.
No untroubeld day has ever dawned for me.
Woeehvr wants to konw the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball, the rules and realities of the game.
I neevr see failure as failure, but only as the game I must play and win.
Those epxesrsions are omitted which can not with pporriety be read aloud in the family.
Nick T. Spark Photography.
Nick Spark is a California-based photographer who specializes in montage or composite photography. This is a technique in which dozens, if not hundreds, of photos are seamlessly pasted together to create a unified image. The result is a balanced, yet highly detailed view of reality… albeit slightly enhanced.
Comics inspired by Spam. (Not the canned meat-like substance.
Cuddle Party. Just. Too. Damned. Strange.
Interesting 360 degree camera.
Ovnipan is a circular pinhole camera that has six pinholes equally spaced around its periphery, thus covering all 360º of the scene. The film plane is an inner cylinder that covers a panoramic format of 6 x 18cm. The shutter is the white plastic cylinder that forms the outside of the camera. All six pinholes are uncovered simultaneously, when the shutter is rotated.
Overqualified. This guy writes letters to recruiters asking for jobs and saying why he is suitable for the position. I think I’d like to try this with some recruiters in Ireland. I’ll add it to my to-do list and post up results if I get going on this project.
TypoGenerator. Type in some words. It does a google image search, randomly chooses pictures from the result, plays with them and gives you back something new. This is tech art.
Wink , a handy presentation application. Free for personal and corporate use. No more powerpoint. I can see some e-learning company acquiring this software.
Eunoia which seems to mean “beautiful thinking” is apparently the shortest word in the English language that contains all five vowels
The Ultimate Taxi.With a mirror ball and a keyboard it damned well is !
Quotes on Homosexuality, some choice stuff in that list.
And the day came when the risk it took to remain closed in a bud became more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
A friend and boss just had a baby. This is what he sent out via email. I like it.
This Be The Verse
They fuck you up, your mum and dad.
They may not mean to, but they do.
They fill you with the faults they had
And add some extra, just for you.
But they were fucked up in their turn
By fools in old-style hats and coats,
Who half the time were soppy-stern
And half at one another’s throats.
Man hands on misery to man.
It deepens like a coastal shelf.
Get out as early as you can,
And don’t have any kids yourself.
–Philip Larkin (1974)
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