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It Slices And Dices

It Slices And Dices

September 21, 2010

File this one under wow! Agencies Dentsu London and BERG reinvent light painting by using the iPad to extrude images:

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Corporate Matters

Corporate Matters

September 20, 2010

Yes, indeed, it’s back-to-work Monday. Let’s kick the week off right, with four excellent “online business” infographics from the Intertubes!

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Rainbow Mosaics

Rainbow Mosaics

September 17, 2010

“I travel the world, and I’m happy to say that America is still the great melting pot – maybe a chunky stew rather than a melting pot at this point, but you know what I mean.” – Philip Glass

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The Price Of Weed

The Price Of Weed

September 15, 2010

Fans of the bong – and anyone interested in black market economics – might enjoy the Price Of Weed, a crowd-sourced database of what people pay for marijuana throughout North America:

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Stuff White People Like

Stuff White People Like

September 14, 2010

Is Stuff White People Like really the stuff that white people like? OkCupid delivers the answer with its trademark panache, by scientifically mashing 500,000+ online dating profiles into lists of “interests” for each race and gender.

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Rubik’s Proved

Rubik’s Proved

September 12, 2010

Scientists have recently proven that God’s Number is 20: any Rubik’s Cube can be unscrambled in twenty moves (or less). Read the nitty-gritty details on Cube20.org, and for more Rubik’s trivia, see home improvement site Fixr’s infographic.

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Going Parabolic

Going Parabolic

September 10, 2010

Andrew Lewicki maps the parabola to skater-space, complete with metal pipe on the lips and stairs up to the platforms on top. The word on the street? That after legendary Japanese photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto rode this, he declared it “totally radical!”

Where The Antelope Roam

Where The Antelope Roam

September 8, 2010

In the latest update to our “distance to McDonald’s” map, a lone restaurant has winked out of the wide-open spaces of northeastern California:

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