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How Data Can Improve Your Life [Data]

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This week’s NYT Magazine cover story , penned by Wired’s Gary Wolf, is about people who obsessively collect data on themselves—how much they eat or sleep, how happy they feel, etc.—and use those numbers to methodically improve their lives. More

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Yin Yang Bunk Beds [Design]

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For every positive, there’s a negative. For every orange, there’s an apple.

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Microsoft’s Official Humor Guide: Funny Because It’s Real [Bad Ideas]

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The company that brought you the comedy gold of Jerry Seinfeld and Bill Gates gabbing about footwear has solved humor forever, the end. Meet Microsoft’s education competency guide to humor, and please remember to tip your waitress: More

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People Shot in the Face With Cupcakes in Super Slow Motion [Slow Motion]

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The weekend officially starts with this video: Cupcakes hurled at people’s faces with a 120psi cupcake cannon, captured at 700 frames per second. Repeat: Super slow motion cupcake EXPLOSIONS. MLM Leads . Custom Jewelry . [ Johnny Cupcakes ] More

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The World’s Largest Telescope Will Look for New Earths [Science]

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The Europeans weren’t kidding when they named it the Extremely Large Telescope. It’s, indeed, extremely large, obliterating previous records. The adaptive optics mirror on the ELT is 138 feet in diameter, compared to the 98 feet of comparable space eyes .

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The World’s Largest Telescope Will Look for Alternative Earths [Science]

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The Europeans weren’t kidding when they named it the Extremely Large Telescope. It’s, indeed, extremely large, obliterating previous records.

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Create Some Video Game Crossovers [PhotoshopContest]

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A hacked game lets you play the original Super Mario Bros with any number of old-school video game characters . But this idea could be taken so much further! Let’s combine games across consoles and eras, shall we? More

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Apple’s Now the Biggest Phone Company in the US [Apple]

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With Motorola’s latest quarterly sales of 8.5 million, the former biggest phonemaker in the US lost its lead to Apple, who sold 8.8 million iPhones last quarter. A moment of reflection, please.

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Amazon Stabs Penguin in the Throat With Ebook Pricing for Real Books [Amazon]

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Amazon? Not playing around with publishers when it comes to ebook deals. Penguin’s contract ran out on April 1, so Amazon can’t sell their ebooks.

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CyberWalk Virtual Reality Treadmill: This Is the Holodeck [Virtual Reality]

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The problem with walking through a virtual reality world is that you’re subject to the physical world’s spatial limitations. Quebec Foundation companies . Custom Jewelry . That’s why the Enterprise ‘s holodeck always gave me headaches. But I get it now: they had a CyberWalk. More

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