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Sep 20, 2014
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Favorite tweet by @tjalvea »

Favorite tweet by @tjalvea

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Sep 16, 2014
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The Lost Forest World of the World’s Largest Cave »

The Lost Forest World of the World’s Largest Cave

In this technologically advanced age of Google Earth and ever expanding exploration of our planet, there are fewer and fewer places that remain hidden from the gaze of humankind. via Pocket


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Sep 16, 2014
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Thor's Well »

Thor's Well

Sitting on the edge of the Oregon coast is what appears to be a gaping sinkhole that never seems to fill despite the unbroken stream of sea water that drains into it, but Thor’s Well as the natural wonder is known, is not bottomless, simply very dangerous. via Pocket


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Sep 16, 2014
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Ikea Is A Nonprofit, And Yes, That's Every Bit As Fishy As It Sounds »

Ikea Is A Nonprofit, And Yes, That's Every Bit As Fishy As It Sounds

Ikea makes billions tax-free by operating the world’s largest “charity.” Here’s how. Ikea sells $28 billion in furniture a year, making it the world’s largest furniture company. But the retailer pays a slender tax rate of just 3. via Pocket


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Sep 16, 2014
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3 Reasons to stop solving other people's problems for them »

3 Reasons to stop solving other people's problems for them

If you re an expert in some field in your team (the DB guy, the UI gal, the search Guru.. you know), it also means you’re a bottleneck, and people have to constantly wait for you to make decisions on important things. Usually that breaks the ice enough. via Pocket


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Sep 15, 2014
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10 Futuristic Forms Of Transportation We Could See Soon »

10 Futuristic Forms Of Transportation We Could See Soon

Planes, trains, and automobiles may have carried us through the 20th century, but these days, they’re old news. The transportation of the future will be more along the lines of magnetic levitation, jetpacks, and zip lines that fit in a backpack—and they could be here sooner than you think. via Pocket


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Sep 15, 2014
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10 Comically Embarrassing Results Of Computer Bugs »

10 Comically Embarrassing Results Of Computer Bugs

Computer bugs, such as programming errors or oversights, can cause horrific disaster or financial loss. A previous list gave several examples. Not all bugs have such tragic effects, however. Sometimes the result is comical, embarrassing, or both. via Pocket


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Sep 14, 2014
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Apple Failed To Answer The Most Important Question About Its New iPhones And Watch »

Apple Failed To Answer The Most Important Question About Its New iPhones And Watch

In the case of Apple Pay, Apple’s new mobile payments platform, CEO Tim Cook laid out exactly why Apple was tackling this longstanding pain point. Credit cards, as a technology, are extremely inefficient and insecure. Millions of people use them every day, but they’re far from perfect. via Pocket


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Sep 14, 2014
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On Death and iPods: A Requiem »

On Death and iPods: A Requiem

Have you ever loved a car? Maybe it was an old truck you drove for hundreds of thousands of miles, or maybe it was your very first car: where you had your very first beer and your very first kiss. You can love a car and keep on loving it as long as you don’t crash it. via Pocket


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Sep 13, 2014
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Madeon - Pop Culture (Music Video) »

Madeon - Pop Culture (Music Video)

This is a little video idea I’ve been playing around with for the last couple days, hope you like it. You can watch the original video of Madeon’s live perfo… via Pocket


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Sep 13, 2014
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Free vector icons »

Free vector icons

Free vector icons Download all icons in SVG, EPS, PSD or PNG format Top icons Adobe Extension All icons directly in Photoshop, Illustrator & After Effects Download the free plugin Icon fonts You can use all our icons as webfonts Iconfonts demo Font-face generator via Pocket


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Sep 13, 2014
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Lakes and Oceans by XKCD »

Lakes and Oceans by XKCD

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Sep 12, 2014
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Simple, intuitive HR software focusing on people, not paper. »

Simple, intuitive HR software focusing on people, not paper.

Your company isn’t a pile of papers in a cabinet. It’s a dynamic mix of people, projects, and business. Kin manages onboarding, employee data and files, and time off in a web-based exchange that your entire team will enjoy using. That means less paper, less wasted time, and happier people. via Pocket


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Sep 12, 2014
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Apple Watch: Asking Why and Saying No »

Apple Watch: Asking Why and Saying No

Dan Frommer wrote in Quartz about The Hidden Structure of the Apple Keynote. His analysis covered 27 events since 2007, and included things like average length, laughs per executive, and the timing of iPhone reveals. via Pocket


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Sep 12, 2014
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Leaked Windows 9 screenshots reveal the future of the desktop »

Leaked Windows 9 screenshots reveal the future of the desktop

Leaked Windows 9 screenshots have surfaced previously, but this time we’re getting a closer look at how the desktop is transforming in the future release of Windows. via Pocket