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TEDx Phoenixville 2014

I attended TEDx Phoenxiville this past Saturday. It feels really cool to be saying that considering I wrote a blog on the same annual event last year! 487 more words

Compass over maps

In one of the best talks at this year’s TED Conference in Vancouver, Joi Ito (Director of MIT Media Lab) said the following:

The idea is that the cost of writing a plan or mapping something is getting so expensive and it’s not very accurate or useful.

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Get Organised - LEGO Calendar

The Lego calendar is a wall mounted time planner. It’s made entirely of Lego, but if you take a photo of it with a smartphone all of the events and timings will be magically synchronised to an online, digital calendar. 16 more words

Willard Wigan's Tiny World Models - Videos | TED Talks

“The Adventures  of Willard Wigan” or “Willard Wigan’s Tiny World” sounds like the titles for a series of engaging children’s bedtime stories.

Instead, it describes the microscopic models sculpted on the top of pinheads, in the eye of needles and on the tops of match heads  –by renown artist Willard Wigan.

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10 Incredible Things You Can Make With 3D Printers

Near the end of the movie “Skyfall”, there’s a scene in which James Bond and M drive out of the city in a classic 1960 Aston Martin DB5, the distinctive silver Bond Car first used in Goldfinger in 1965. 1,854 more words

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