On Saturday, September 21, 2013, a "first": Four of the Boing Boing editors will be on stage, all at the same time, at the XOXO festival in Portland, Oregon.
Mark, Cory, Pesco and I will be speaking with Glenn Fleishman about the past 25 years (yep!) of Boing Boing, from early zine days to all we are now, and where it's all going next.
Anil Dash says he may try to liveblog it at dashes.com. Should be a lot of fun.
We do not have a recent group photograph, so here is a stock image of four kittens. Up to you to guess which one represents which Boinger.
You’d be forgiven for thinking the videocassette format long-dead, but it turns out that Betamax is still around. Sony is finally going to withdraw tapes from sale, bringing a 40-year story to an end. The last recorders were sold in 2002. ベータビデオカセットおよびマイクロMVカセットテープ出荷終了のお知らせ [Sony; via The Verge]
A leaked Comcast memo discloses that the company’s consumer data caps have nothing to do with network congestion, contrary to its public claims. The internet service provider has often complained (such as when lobbying against net neutrality) that it must impose limits on service to prevent network congestion. The argument suggests that these measures are […]
LA Makerspace co-founder Tara Tiger Brown shares a project that her kid-friendly maker workshop is trying to make a reality.
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