If you're the sort of person who worries about having jackboot thugs breaking down your door and taking your laptop, you might consider this "Media Artist Contingency Plan," which helpfully marks off the spot you should aim your high-speed drill if you need to nuke your hard-drive in a hurry. Of course, full-disk encryption is a little less messy and more reliable (though perhaps also a little less stylish and dramatic).
Media Artist Contingency Plan
Here’s a handsome Blue Screen of Death Valentine’s heart. Kathrn Cramer calls it, “A stick-on icon for relationships with a blown motherboard: how to say its over on Valentine’s Day.” Heart Sticker (Thanks, Kathryn!)
An anonymous sticker-comedian has been decorating London tube-maps with commentary on the stations of the Central Line (that’s the long red one that runs down the centre). I like this bit of transit-time humor, though the Chunnel-themed one is quite good, too. Stickers on the Central Line (via Futurismic)
Just look at them. Chiquita Banana Sticker Design Contest (Thanks, Doggo, via Submitterator!) Previously: Just look at this awesome banana shoe. Boing Boing Just look at this awesome banana boat. Boing Boing Just look at this awesome banana skateboard. Boing Boing Just look at this awesome banana Viking helmet. Boing Boing Just look at this […]
The Black Friday Mac Bundle 2.0 is one of the Boing Boing Store’s best-selling Mac bundles yet, and it’s about to come to an end. If you don’t get your copy now, here’s what you’ll be missing:This bundle comes packing 9 top-rated Mac apps in one package, at the hugely discounted price of just $23.99. […]
The Boing Boing Store’s Gift Guide is full of ideas for pretty much anyone in your life like hipster ice cub trays, Xbox controllers, Halo Boards, and even diamond necklaces. As always, all products in the Boing Boing Store come at great discounts, too. Shop by price bucket starting at under $20. Under $20:Bloxx Jumbo Ice Trays […]
Unlike traditional lighters, the SaberLight features an electronic plasma beam that’s both rechargeable and butane-free. This sleek lighter is even approved by TSA, so you’ll never be stuck buying lighters you’ll just have to throw away partially used. For some people, like me, this is a pretty big game-changer. The SaberLight’s beam is actually both hotter and cleaner […]