Combined gifs – the art of taking clips from two or more different videos and mixing them together to create a funny little story – are hitting a new high water mark. Here's a collection of some good ones. Please share your favorites in the comments.
Esta es la "obra" por la que en estos momentos el mundo del arte esta de luto pic.twitter.com/4jDyIZnK3E — Pedro Damian (@PedroDamianMA) February 9, 2020 Art critic Avelina Lésper wanted to demonstrate her feelings about a work of art by Gabriel Rico on display in Mexico, so she approached it and set a can of… READ THE REST
A random dude did about $15,000 worth of damage to the famous bronze "Charging Bull" sculpture, by attacking it with a banjo. He managed to cut a deep gash in the thick bronze. As Artnet reports: Onlookers watched with cell phones aloft as the man repeatedly bashed the sculpture. They were unsure whether the act… READ THE REST
In the Ways of Seeing post, commenter Frederick_Hagemeiste suggested the 1980 series Shock of the New. The first episode makes a compelling case that engineering had a vast influence on 20th century art. READ THE REST
Ask most Apple Watch users about their biggest beef with the most popular wearable in tech today and many will likely answer with the same beef had by many users of wirelessly charged devices. It just isn't so simple making sure your wireless charger is lined up properly with your device to get a steady,… READ THE REST
This week in thinking machines news, a Harvard professor and his students have now raised $14 million to create artificial intelligence so smart that even hackers can't crack it. Meanwhile, reports from the White House suggest the federal government is close to issuing their directives on how agencies should regulate AI going forward. And if… READ THE REST
Back when you used to split time between home and the office, it really wasn't usually a big deal. But now that you spend hour after hour tapping away at that one laptop all day and all night long, you should probably start paying attention to just how freakin' hot that thing is getting. In… READ THE REST