Archive for January 4th, 2010

Another great Ted Talk. VS Ramachandran discusses how neurons help people empathise by copying each other. Ted Talk: HERE


This story is interesting as a PR stunt, as well as a bizarre piece of brand protection. BeautifulPeople.com is an online dating agency that claims to only allow the most attractive members. The service claims to have expelled 5,000 of its members for putting on weight over the recent Christmas/New Year festivities. The quote from […]


Interesting trivia list from Adam Woods in Revolution Magazine. Link: HERE 1. The Arpanet (Advanced Research Projects Agency Network) launched in 1969 as a forerunner to the web. 2. The Arpanet was devised as a response to the Russian launch of the Sputnik in 1957. 3. UCLA programmer Charley Kline sent the first electronic message, […]