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Floppy Disk Desk [Art]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bp, C6, Cam, cat, Children, clear, Cloud, color, cycle, de, Decor, design, desk, Desks, Disks, Display, diy, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Et, ff, flo, Flop, floppies, Floppy disk desk, format, formats, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Ink, Io, Ion, ions, Isp, La, Labels, Led, Les, Lg, Linux, media, Men, mid, Mod, Ms, NK, Ny, Of, om, One, Opera, operating system, Operating Systems, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PC, PI, Pixel, Play, Pot, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, Rf, RSS, rtm, Rv, serve, source, Spot, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Ui, Up, upc, Us, V, Via, Waste, X1

To think, our children won’t be able to build colorful desks out of nostalgic media formats because cloud distribution is inherently less wasteful. The shame! [ Humbleablog via Unplggd ] More

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DOJ Apple Investigation Branches Out Beyond Music [Apple]

by on May.30, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ANT, Ants, app, apple, apple music, AR, Art, Ati, Bp, C5, cat, CERN, Ces, clear, color, Companies, Dc, de, digital, Display, Doj, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Epa, Et, ff, Film, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, II, Im, images, In, investigation, Io, Ion, Isp, ITA, iTunes, Justice Department, La, Labels, Law, Les, Mac, Macintosh, Men, mid, mini, Mod, Music, Nes, nin, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Q, quant, Rc, ROAD, RSS, rtm, Rumors, Rv, serve, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, unconfirmed, Us, V, Vest, why, X1

Double uh oh. That Justice Department investigation into Apple’s music practices? It got a bit broader, with word out this weekend that the DOJ is concerned about more than just digital music

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DOJ Apple Investigation Branches Out Beyond Music [Apple]

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The iPad and Velcro, a Match Made in Heaven [Ipad]

by on May.22, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 40D, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, apple, AR, Art, Av, Bp, cat, clear, Clips, color, Culture, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, F1, ff, first, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, ipa, ipad, Ir, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Make, Men, mid, Mod, My, Of, om, One, order, Padd, PC, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Rf, RSS, rtm, Rv, serve, Style, Tablet, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, TI, TV, unit, V, velcro, Vide, Video, Watch, X1, xl

At first, I thought this would be a bad idea. But having watched this video, I kind of want to stick velcro all over my apartment. [ DV Culture ] More

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The Declassified History of NSA Computers [Retromodo]

by on May.19, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, bd, boingboing, Bp, cat, classified, clear, color, Computer, Computers, Computing, day, Dc, de, Defense, Department of Defense, digital, Display, docs, Ds, E, Ea, Electron, Epa, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Government, Hd, History, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ion, Isp, ITA, La, Labels, late, Men, mid, Mod, Net, Nsa, Nsa computers, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, pdf, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pur, Q, quant, Rc, Retro, Retromodo, Rf, rom, RSS, rtm, Rv, school, serve, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, TI, Tron, TV, Uk, unit, V, Via, X1

Straight from the Department of Defense History comes a recently declassified gem: Samuel S. Snyder’s History of NSA General-Purpose Electronic Digital Computers .

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The Declassified History of NSA Computers [Retromodo]

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Stop Zooming In On My Rug! It’s Already Pixelated [Pixels]

by on May.19, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A8, A9, absolut, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, aila, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Artwork, Ati, Av, Bp, bus, business, Cam, Carpet, carpets, cat, Ces, clear, color, Crafts, cv, D3, de, design, Display, dna, Ds, E, Ea, Epa, Et, ff, Fun, Furnishings, garden, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home, Home Automation, Home Decor, household, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ink, Ion, Isp, La, Labels, late, Lg, logo, Love, Make, Men, mid, Ming, Mod, My, Nes, NK, Of, om, One, order, Padd, PI, pill, Pillow, Pillows, Ping, Pixel, Pixel rug, Pixels, Play, Pr, price, Pro, Q, quant, que, raf, Rc, Rice, RSS, rtm, rug, Rugs, Rv, serve, Shop, shopping, source, Style, T1, Tag, tech, ted, TI, Top, TV, Ui, Up, Us, V, Via, work, X1, Zoo, Zoom

While pixelated images make me cringe, I think that the playful pattern of this wool rug is absolutely lovely. Prices are only available on request and the matching pillows are unfortunately sold separately. [ Nanimarquina via BLTD via Unplggd ] More

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Never-before-seen Photos of Hitler’s Bunker and Apartment [Architecture]

by on May.19, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, Air, and, ANT, Ants, AR, arc, architecture, Art, ash, bd, Body, Bp, Bras, bunker, Cam, cat, cc, Cell, Cia, clear, color, dash, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, E3, Ea, Et, Fda, ff, Ge, German, Germany, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Hdd, History, Hitler, Hitler's apartment, Hitler's bunker, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Love, lte, Men, mid, Mod, NK, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, photo, photos, PI, Play, Pr, pre, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, rtm, Rv, screen, serve, Show, Style, Tag, tech, third, TI, TV, Us, V, X1

If you love beautiful, airy architecture that shelters the body and inspires the soul, you came to the wrong place. These never-before-published images of Hitler’s quarters—at the Reich’s New Chancellery—only show brassy, oppressive interiors that inspire disgust. More

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The Prettiest Cow Skin You Could Ever Wrap Around Your iPad [Cases]

by on May.15, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, 838, A8, absolut, Ac, Accessories, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, apple, apple ipad, AR, Art, Bp, bus, business, Cam, Case, Cases, cat, cc, Ces, clear, Clothing, color, cow, D3, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Et, Etsy, F1, f16, Fb, ff, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, ipa, ipad, iPad Case, ipad cases, IpadCase, Iphone, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Leather, Leather ipad case, Lg, Men, MER, mid, Mod, Nes, Of, om, One, order, Os, Ovi, Padd, People, phone, PI, Ping, Play, Pr, pre, price, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, Rice, rip, rom, RSS, rtm, Rv, series, serve, Service, Services, Shop, shopping, ski, Skins, source, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Us, Via, X1

I know a lot of people aren’t fond of leather products, but there’s something absolutely gorgeous about this leather iPad case from the Beautiful Skin series of accessories. Almost worth the $90 price tag. [ Etsy via Unplggd ] More

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This Rusty Double iPod Dock Will Match Your Basement Pipes Perfectly [Docks]

by on May.12, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Accessories, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, AR, Arm, Art, Bar, bin, Cam, cc, Ces, clear, de, digital, Display, Dock, Docks, Double ipod dock, Ds, Dust, E, Ea, electric, Electron, Electronics, Et, Etsy, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gq, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, In, Ink, iPod, iPod Dock, ipoddock, Isp, ITA, Lg, Men, MER, mid, Ming, Mod, NK, om, One, order, Os, Padd, Parts, PI, Ping, Play, player, players, Port, Portable, Q, Rc, Rf, rom, rtm, Shop, shopping, source, Style, table, Tag, ted, TI, Tron, Uk, Us, Via, X1

I don’t think that I’d pay $95 for this peculiar double iPod dock , but there’s something charming about a dock constructed from rusty old bits and spare electric parts found in a bargain bin. [ Etsy via Unplggd ] More

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DustPan+Bin Fits In Your Tiny Ikea Apartment [Design]

by on May.11, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, AR, Art, Av, bin, bus, business, C5, city, clear, core, core77, Culture, Dc, de, design, Designs, Display, Ds, Dust, Dustpan, Dustpan+Bin, E, Ea, Et, garden, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home, Home Automation, Id, Ikea, Im, In, Isp, Les, live, Make, Men, mid, Mod, Nes, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Ping, Play, Pot, Pr, pre, Q, Rc, rtm, Shop, shopping, Signs, Spot, Style, Tag, TI, trashcan, Us, Vacuum, Via, X1

It’s a dustpan! It’s a bin! It’s DustPan+Bin! A smart and pretty idea for those who live in a small apartment and don’t have a vacuum cleaner . [ Lufdesign via Core77 ] More

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One Day, All Humans Will Live In Places Like This [Architecture]

by on May.06, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, AR, arc, architecture, Art, ash, Ati, bbc, cat, Ces, city, clear, dash, day, de, Display, Ds, E, E3, Ea, Education, Emi, Epa, Et, Face, flo, future, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, Green, Hd, Home, Home Automation, humans, Id, Ie, Im, In, Ion, Isp, kin, lace hill, life, lifestyle, live, Men, Mic, mid, Mod, My, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pizza, Play, Q, Rc, Rf, rtm, Rv, Style, surf, surface, Tag, TI, Viv, Vw, X1

In the future, people looking for “holistic, ultra-green lifestyle” will live in dreamy wonderlands like Lace Hill —a beautiful, elvish-like, completely self-suficient gigantic “biomorphic spatial surface”. Good. I’ll keep surviving on cocktails and pizza in Gotham City.

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One Day, All Humans Will Live In Places Like This [Architecture]

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