Today I have another Victorian fad: sword canes or “sword sticks”: harmless-looking walking sticks with blades concealed inside, one of several variations of “novelty canes” produced in the nineteenth century. 358 more words
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Straits Times 19 Jul
MORE private home owners are not making their mortgage payments on time, figures from the Credit Bureau of Singapore show.
The number of borrowers with delinquent mortgages – accounts that have not been paid for more than 30 days – hit 4,186 in May, up 20 per cent from the 3,340 a year earlier, the Credit Bureau told The Straits Times… 474 more words
Banksy, Bitcoin, And The Winklevoss Twins: An Online Art World Love Story | Fast Company | Business + Innovation
BANKSY, BITCOIN, AND THE WINKLEVOSS TWINS: AN ONLINE ART WORLD LOVE STORY
BY NEAL UNGERLEIDER
Somewhere Andy Warhol is smiling a crooked smile.
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, the Internet entrepreneurs perhaps best known for their associations with Facebook and Bitcoin, are the latest techies to leap into the art world. 617 more words