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“I think spending your life trying to dupe innocent people out of hard-won earnings to buy useless, low-quality, misrepresented items and services is an excellent use of your energy.” - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
Handheld Cell Phone Ban | Vermont Highway Safety Alliance - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
Handheld Cell Phone Ban | Vermont Highway Safety Alliance
If you’re under 30, the very idea of getting a cold-call from someone besides a close friend or family member seems intrusive, if not borderline odious. Pundits are talking about the “death of voice.” To Ozzie, this is nuts. “It’s not like voice is an unimportant data type,” he says. “We have mouths! We have ears!” What’s more, he adds, we carry... - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
I still post stuff, but very little of it is actually personal and almost none of it is opinionated in any noteworthy way. Unlike Persson or Fish, I didn’t quit. I just got boring. - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
A case study in internet celebrity. - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
SS7 is inherently insecure, and it was never designed to be secure. - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
“Hey Red Bull…” Inside the World of Longsword Fighting - NYTimes.com - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
most people do not even know that they are being followed. - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
As the head of one British advertising firm puts it: “Once people realise what’s happening, I can’t imagine there won’t be pushback.” - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
It’s critical that you speak out about what the consensus science shows—no wavering or hedging to appease critics that fail to use good science. You may have to take a forceful and uncomfortable stand in the face of vocal criticism. Science is not a democracy. We don’t get to vote on whether a whale is a fish or a mammal. - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
Ditching Twitter | Incisive.nu - http://incisive.nu/2014...
The Assault Weapon Myth - NYTimes.com - http://www.nytimes.com/2014...
Can you even imagine what Facebook Pay would be like? - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
So yes, confirmed: iPhone 6 Plus renders at 1242x2208 (414x736pt @3x) and downscales to the 1080p panel. No 1:1 pixels. RIP 1 pixel lines - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
The median coffee drinker is willing to pay a premium of 50 cents for a cup of fair-trade coffee. However the maximum amount a fair-trade grower would receive from that same cup of coffee is only one third of a cent. - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
According to Grumpy Cat Racing logic, the fine oil particles being spewed into the crankcase will be directed into this old car radiator atop the engine, where the oil will condense back into a liquid and flow back into the oil pan instead of being sprayed onto the track. (via 24 Hours of LeMons Colorado Car Inspections | Car and Driver Blog). God... - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
According to Grumpy Cat Racing logic, the fine oil particles being spewed into the crankcase will be directed into this old car radiator atop the engine, where the oil will condense back into a liquid and flow back into the oil pan instead of being sprayed onto the track. (via 24 Hours of LeMons Colorado Car Inspections | Car and Driver Blog).
 
God I love LeMons. One of these years I’ll join in.
“The green overlay was added in code to the app itself. It was simply a view with a background color of [UIColor colorWithRed:0.0 green:1.0 blue:0.0 alpha:0.75] overlaid on the entire UIWindow.” (via Let’s Make a Promo — Medium) Clever! - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
“The green overlay was added in code to the app itself. It was simply a view with a background color of [UIColor colorWithRed:0.0 green:1.0 blue:0.0 alpha:0.75] overlaid on the entire UIWindow.” (via Let’s Make a Promo — Medium)
 
Clever!
A tendency to prefer truthiness to more complicated truth is and pretty much always has been associated with political conservatism, and this tendency is especially strong in an era when leading politicians get their monetary theory from Ayn Rand novels. - http://brandtkurowski.tumblr.com/post...
Classic Papers in Programming Languages and Logic - http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~crary...
FLIR ONE - Infrared Accessory - fits Apple iPhone 5/5s - See the Heat - (Space Gray) - http://shop.flir.com/dp...
Lookback - See how people really use your app! - https://lookback.io/awesome
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