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Here’s what you see when you track global shipping by satellite

There’s recently been a bit of interest in the satellite tracking of global transportation. Remember when we showed you a visualisation of what the flights over Africa and the world looked like? And remember I mentioned that Marine Traffic was a great app for your mobile device? Well, combining those two ideas, gives you this: […]

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How cool is Points?

Described as: The most advanced directional sign on earth Points looks very cool – and very useful. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video The festival/concert idea shown in this promo video is an excellent idea. And in case you think that this just a computer generated video of some […]

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Memory loss

Sometimes we all need that little helpful hint: Excellent stuff from Jeremy Kaye.

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More Friday Ephemera

I’m trying out Pocket again across my devices – it’s excellent | A great timelapse of Earth from the ISS | Loadshedding – Einstein blames the Government | But miningweekly.com blames the coal | Zuma booed by “Wolves hidden in the sheep skin… infused in Satanism,” says Mbalula | MEDIEVAL ROCKET CATS! via @JacquesR | Quiz Up now available […]

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Not creepy

You may have read the Creepy Things Kids Say post from last year. One of those that gives you cold chills. Well, here are twenty two-sentence “stories” which will have much the same effect. Some examples: The last thing I saw was my alarm clock flashing 12:07 before she pushed her long rotting nails through […]

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