"This Age of Power and Wonder" was a 1930s series of cigarette cards issued by Max Cigarettes, depicting the wonders of the years to come (including, of course, a cure for cancer): "...a series by Max Cigarettes called This Age of Power and Wonder. This series from 1935-38 includes predictions of robot servants, spaceships, live television from exotic locations, and ubiquitous airports atop city high rises."
Need something to sooth your jangled soul today? Pop in the buds, sit back, close your eyes and have a listen to the isolated vocal tracks on the Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows.” There… that’s better. Carl Wilson and the Boys at their finest. [Via Playback FM]
My daughter loves these darling Iwacko erasers, and I kinda do too. You can get a random bag of 30 for $12! These erasers are great quick gifts, or party favors. 30 Assorted Iwako Eraser – Animal Collection (30 items will be randomly selected from image shown) via Amazon
Some people say magic tricks are nerdy and best left to your 12-year-old asthmatic cousin. But others see value in perfecting the slight of hand and showmanship associated with a perfectly executed routine. We’re firmly in the latter camp. And now, we’re giving you the ability to put a few parlor tricks up your sleeve with the Penguin […]
Bluetooth speakers may be convenient to use, but many of them just aren’t that powerful. Sure, it may be fine if you’re seated in front of the speaker. But move across the room, and you may strain to hear what’s coming from those tiny drivers.There’s a reason why the G-BOOM Wireless Bluetooth Boombox (now $79.99 in the Boing […]
If you’re working to build your web programming knowledge, you know you have a lot of ground to cover. With literally dozens of languages, platforms and environments available to coders, mastering all those technologies can be a daunting task.Up-and-coming coders can start learning some of the most fundamental programming study areas with this Web Hacker course bundle – and […]