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 […]
Wireless headphones aren’t a mind-bending thing anymore now that Apple made them the standard thing-to-be-outraged-over-in-the-new-iPhone fare, thereby killing the cool factor. But let’s be reasonable here. Wires really are a pain when you’re running, trying to get off the bus, or even just standing up from your desk. Wireless headphones make sense, they just don’t […]
Python is such a commonly used general-purpose programming language and features such (comparatively) simple syntax, that most veteran programmers consider it an excellent foundation for aspiring programmers. The Python 3 Bootcamp Bundle packs over 30 hours of training into nine courses to build that foundation for you.If you’ve never had any introduction to code at […]