Make sure to put on your headphones for this.
New features at www.academicreader.org: The statistics and nonlinear dynamics feeds from arxiv have now been added. These parts of the arxiv aren’t as active as the physics arxiv, so don’t be surprised to see empty feeds occasionally. The physics arxiv is largely complete back to the beginning of 2007. Adding new feeds to your feed […]
Via truthdig. Quote: This is the four-minute highlight reel from “Iraq for Sale” that documentarian Robert Greenwald wanted to screen for Congress as part of his testimony. Republicans blocked him from doing so. If you haven’t been following the outrageous war profiteering going on in Iraq—like many of our elected officials—this is a must-see clip.
Here’s a fun little quiz to test what American accent you have. According to my results I have a north-eastern accent, which allegedly is close to the correct dictionary pronunciation. Given that I’m not American this isn’t terribly surprising.
Watch Steve Jobs’ keynote presentation to the Apple World Wide Developers’ Conference 2007 here (roughly 1.5 hours). Some of the highlights: The announcement of EA and id game titles for OSX. A sneak peak at OSX Leopard with many new features. The announcement of a Windows version of Safari. Application development for the iPhone. And […]