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Occupy Central and Gene Sharp's work on nonviolent struggle

Over the last days, I have asked several Occupy Central activists if they have ever heard of Gene Sharp. Nobody did.

The nearly 90-year-old American scholar published extensively on nonviolent struggle. 501 more words

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An In-Depth Look at Codecs

September 10, 2014


In the below video, cinematographer David Kong presents an in-depth, but digestible, look at codecs.

As Kong writes on Philip Bloom’s blog, “Codecs can sound impossibly complex when all you get is a bunch of numbers and acronyms, but the main concepts at work really aren’t that complicated. 52 more words