Penn & Teller’s Smoke and Mirrors – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

November 23, 2007

Catsy showed me these two links and blew me away… as per usual: Desert Bus for Hope and Penn & Teller’s Smoke and Mirrors – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Desert Bus is the best known minigame in the package, and was a featured part of Electronic Gaming Monthly’s preview. The objective of the game is […]

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Catsy is one of the “Six Ideas That Will Change the World” – Esquire

November 23, 2007

Catspaw blogs bout her baby project from a few years back, Psiphon, being named as one of the Six Ideas That Will Change the World by Esquire magazine: Breaking Down the Firewall Internet censorship is the book burning of the modern age, denying as much as a third of the world’s population access to news […]

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Blogging for Large Classes

November 22, 2007

Check out alex’s post and article Blogging for Large Classes. Why? Cause alex is just so smart and thoughtful.

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Sesame Street DVD Deemed Adult-Only Entertainment

November 20, 2007

Slashdot | Sesame Street DVD Deemed Adult-Only Entertainment “The earliest episodes of Sesame Street are being made available on DVD, but the NYT notes Volumes 1 and 2 carry a rather strange warning: ‘These early ‘Sesame Street’ episodes are intended for grown-ups, and may not suit the needs of today’s preschool child.’ So why are […]

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Toys that make worlds

November 19, 2007

The Future Of Virtual Worlds blog pointed me to this video. Will’s Mr Simcity, and he’s talking about the ‘new thing’ for them, Spore, which seems to allow you to control the universe from the bottom up. Something for every catspaw in your life.

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Move over Mac & PC… it’s OLPC time!

November 18, 2007

JuliaD says: Move over Mac & PC… it’s OLPC time!. This is a great little video. Reminds me of the truth of computers.

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Amazon.com: #21,938!

November 16, 2007

Midnight Lullabies is ranked #21,938th on Amazon!

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Copyright Term and the Public Domain in the United States

November 14, 2007

Found this via Archivalia: US: Copyright-Chart updated: Copyright Term and the Public Domain in the United States Now I need to find the canadian version 🙂

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Laptop With a Mission Widens Its Audience

November 14, 2007

JuliaD just pointed me to this NYT article: Laptop With a Mission Widens Its Audience by david pogue that just makes things more interesting.

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hypesultant – Google Search

November 12, 2007

While talking with Rochelle, I called someone a hypesultant and assumed that it was a word that meant a consultant who hypes things… creating interest where there really isn’t any. But it is NOT a word. Bloody well is now!

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