From The Telegraph
Rome’s cracks are showing – but London is no better – Telegraph
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When states are sinking: I am a rock, I am an island | The Economist
It’s not just Google glasses anymore. Lifelogging devices are showing up in other formats.
A wearable camera with context
via News Republic
Highs was almost fired by his University for being too unproductive.
Peter Higgs: I wouldn’t be productive enough for today’s academic system
What was behind the Bristol bus boycott? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23795655
“They will make their own holidays, their own laws. We need to send mature people, because we won’t be telling them what to do.”
Article from Appy-Geek
- It’s not just consumers who are avoiding Windows RT these days
- Asus chairman Jonney Shih said that his company has no plans to release any more Windows RT tablets
- The results from earlier RT tablets have been “not very promising”
The words of the new anthem will not be a prayer.
It will be religion neutral.
Swiss to launch anthem competition http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-23550915
Bots help geeks nab best tables in San Francisco and the Silicon Valley http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23462687
I have one does not replace a laptop, I find there are many things are much more convenient to do on the Chromebook.
I also like it’s quick cold boot time.
I started using the coffee card app on android last year just out of curiosity. Now it’s my prefered way to pay at SB.
Here’s a linke to the Engadget Article entitled “Starbucks gets increasingly digital, 10 percent of transactions made by phone”
How Scientology changed the internet http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23273109
Why are so many Japanese men refusing to leave their rooms? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23182523
Study Finds No Single Cause of Honeybee Deaths – NYTimes.com – http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/03/science/earth/government-study-cites-mix-of-factors-in-death-of-honeybees.html?ref=earth&pagewanted=all&_r=0&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=pulsenews