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Bezos's bozos: Report shows Amazon has sold no more than 35,000 Fire Phones

Amazon’s Fire Phone is a disappointment. Reviews of the device all pose a question Pando has been asking since the device first became something more than an oft-repeated rumor: Is this really something that consumers need — … 385 more words

Tech

FreeforAll - Margaret Atwood and Christian Ward

A while back The Guardian Newspaper ran an online campaign to promote comics. In it they had novelists have iconic shorts reduced into comics with the help of great comic artists. 13 more words

Life

My To Read Pile

I’ve never really had a to-read pile before.

Sure I make lists of books I want to read on websites like Goodreads, and sure, in the back of my mind all the time I have books I really, really want to get hold of. 529 more words

Books

ACLU and News Organizations Sue Over Closed Blinds During Botched Lockett Execution | American Civil Liberties Union

Lawsuit Seeks Uncensored Access to Executions, Citing First Amendment Press Freedom

August 25, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: media@aclu.org

OKLAHOMA CITY – The American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of Oklahoma, and two newspapers filed a federal lawsuit today seeking to stop Oklahoma prison officials from selectively filtering what journalists can see during an execution. 392 more words

Book Festival: Haruki Murakami.

It speaks volumes that Book Festival director Nick Barley comes on to introduce this event, dubbing it the probable highlight of his career with the festival. 104 more words

Book

We took on the challenge

Finally (does a little dance)… I am able to share with you the project which we took part in back in July. I am rubbish with a secret so you may have seen… 856 more words

Lil G

Pack up folks, we're done!

It’s official, there is no stigma about mental illness anymore! Hooray for the progressive utopia we have created for ourselves. I think a quick pat on the back and then we should get to work on eradicating racism by next Thursday. 1,036 more words