The Rise Of The Fat Start-Up

The Rise Of The Fat Start-Up For much of the past decade, tech investors have been enamored of software companies that could grow very quickly for little money, but modern capital markets have since unlocked far grander opportunities for tech entrepreneurs. Source: The Rise Of The Fat Start-Up (read here)

The New Diploma Mills

The New Diploma Mills Rushing to boost graduation rates, more school districts are relying on “online credit recovery” — a form of instruction that may be selling students short. Source: The New Diploma Mills (read here)

Groove Out To This Very Bad ‘Redbone’ Sing-A-Long

Groove Out To This Very Bad ‘Redbone’ Sing-A-Long We all know that person who loves to sing, but is bad with lyrics. A complicated figure with such complex and layered emotions is hard to describe, but this incredible tweet and video from Ian Crumley somehow captures that guy in all his mumbling glory.... Continua »
maggio 25, 2017

Medieval Fantasy City Generator by watabou

Medieval Fantasy City Generator by watabou “This application generates a random medieval city layout of a requested size. The generation method is rather arbitrary, the goal is to produce a nice looking map, not an accurate model of a city.” Source: Medieval Fantasy City Generator by watabou (read here)

Words Of Wisdom From Chess Grandmaster Maurice Ashley

Words Of Wisdom From Chess Grandmaster Maurice Ashley Digg had the honor of sitting down with Maurice Ashley, an International Grandmaster of chess, to learn how chess-playing skills can translate into life-playing skills. Learn how chess masters size up their opponents and problems, push through failure, and ultimately become power players in the... Continua »
maggio 25, 2017

Scientists Engineered Bacteria to Make Picture of Super Mario

Scientists Engineered Bacteria to Make Picture of Super Mario A team of scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been engineering E. coli bacteria to respond to red, blue, and green light. This means they can make color pictures just by shining light onto the bacteria. Source: Scientists Engineered Bacteria to Make Picture... Continua »
maggio 25, 2017