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Nature as art

Awesome data #visualization by +NASA You don’t need to look much further for inspiration, just look around you :) 

History of Art crash course for geeks

This will take 15 secs Now you can impress everyone at parties with your wide knowledge of art :) Google+: Reshared 3 times

3, 2, 1, Launch!

Just click play Outstanding video from NASA…(via +michael interbartolo) Google+: Reshared 2 times

It's an upside down world

I know you like maps on signs so I put a QR code on your sign to open up a map… Someone please explain the rationale for placing a huge QR code on a sign on the space where you would normally put a map, and then having the QR code be a link to [Continue reading]

This is a psychology experiment

Also, proof that cats are smarter than dogs I’m interested in the human nature and would like to measure the effect animals have on people’s psychology. So, I’m posting the sample video below to test emotional response to human-like actions of animals. Please post in the comments how that video made you feel. That said, [Continue reading]

The Inverse Thumbnail Malfunction

Web development fail of the day: when the full-sized image is (much much) smaller than the thumbnail :)

iOS 1986

Awesome retro iOS icons by Anton Repponen http://bit.ly/xq0RJj

This is why people pirate

Awesome Oatmeal comic about trying something as simple as watching your favorite show online http://bit.ly/Aeok0T To quote Valve’s Gabe Newell: "We think there is a fundamental misconception about piracy. Piracy is almost always a service problem and not a pricing problem. If a pirate offers a product anywhere in the world, 24 x 7, purchasable [Continue reading]

The Cross-CMS Perception Matrix

In the spirit of the latest "What People Think I Do / What I Really Do" meme (more at http://chzb.gr/A6accB), here is how #CMS developers view other developers and their favorite system. I think each CMS has it’s own purpose and use but there no harm with a little fun :) Included: #WordPress , #Drupal [Continue reading]

Microsoft: Google.com is malware site

Mark this as #fail of the week: Google.com was marked as a #malware distributing site by Microsoft Security Essentials program due to a buggy update. #Google was labeled as a “severe” threat due to being infected with the Blackhole Exploit Kit – a nasty sounding exploit developed in Russia that allows hackers to target Windows [Continue reading]

Don't forget to dream big!

"We’re gonna tour the world and we’ll spread the cosmic love vibe all over the world and the universe, we’re gonna blaze a trail of red hot funkiness everywhere we go. yep." :)

John Cleese on creativity

How many Jewish mothers does it take to screw a light bulb? :) An excellent video of John Cleese on #creativity not as talent but as a way of operating. http://vimeo.com/18913413 via +Mike Spinak

The greatest Flash animation there has ever been

After 15 years, at last there is a reason for the existence of Flash. It’s called The Scale of the Universe by Cary and Michael Huang and you have to see it now http://bit.ly/wWGTVg Google+: Reshared 2 times

Romney: to defecate in terror!

Apparently Mitt #Romney now has a "Santorum problem". www.spreadingromney.com has managed to come up in the top search results on Google and Bing for "Romney" (#5 on Google on my tests both with "google plus your world" and normal settings) +Search Engine Land has more on the subject http://selnd.com/ytX7Oc(Yes, I suppose this post’s title just [Continue reading]

This is completely wrong, but it doesn't really matter

Finally, a computer for your mom’s living room? Which magically turns to an iPad?Price not set yet. If you really want to know more, click here http://bit.ly/xxa2h3And yes, there is also an iPhone version…. On a more serious note: this started as a #Kickstarter project, where 37 people funded the product with an average of [Continue reading]

Don't forget

For your #WebDevelopment checklist: Always remember to buy that stock photo you are using on your front page before going live :)

Damn you Google!

I need the meme generator to be working perfectly! :)

Lies and money

by +Guy Kawasaki Top Ten Lies of Entrepreneurs1. “Our projections are conservative.”2. “Jupiter says our market will be $50 billion in ten years.”3. “Several Fortune 500 companies are set to do business with us.”4. “No one else can do what we’re doing.”5. “Hurry up because other investors are about to do our deal.”6. “Our product [Continue reading]

The ultimate in Troll technology

You automated our factories – which took our jobs.You automated our travel agents – which took our jobs.You automated buying books – and closed our bookstores.You gave us automated checkout machines at shopping centers – which took our jobs.You automated our skilled radiologists work – which took our jobs.You automated our accounting – which took [Continue reading]

Inevitable

No big internet story is complete without a Hitler video. That said, when I search for "Britney Spears" I dont get her Facebook page but I do get her Twitter account. Her Google+ page is not included, but there is a small link to it under the result for her official page (it’s the new [Continue reading]

Around the World in 5 Minutes

An awesome #time-lapse video by photographer, Kein Lam. Each two-second scene is comprised of about 40 to 60 photographs. More on his site http://kienlam.net/around-the-world (currently down due to heavy load :))

Back to work!

Time’s up, back to work (a.k.a. "ta kefalia mesa" in Greek) :) Photo via +John Pozadzides

Happy 2012!

It’s been a long 2011. Happy new year! :) Google+: Reshared 2 times

How to build a brand identity

Excellent comment by #xkcd :)

Earth time lapse from the International Space Station

Earth time lapse from the International Space Station Google+: Reshared 1 times

Wikipedia, point taken

The internet told you to stop putting Jimmy Wales’ face on the donation banners so now you show us the alternatives. Ok, point taken. I made a small donation, please bring Jimmy back! :) That said, here’s the donation link in case you’ve missed it https://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Donate

2012 is around the corner!

Ready for a fresh start? :) Photo by +Lawrence del Mundo

#Productivity #GTD :)

#Productivity #GTD :) Reshared post from +Kimberly Shoemaker hehehe Google+: Reshared 3 times

Damn alarm clocks! :)

Damn alarm clocks! :) Google+: Reshared 6 times

We are Greeks and we're all right, thank you for asking :D

#greek_crisis