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Alec Soth & Brad Zellar; intro by Eric William Carroll: “I struggle when I know the words to a place by heart”: Photographs

On Places, a selection of photographs from LBM Dispatch, an irregular broadsheet newspaper reporting the stories of a strange and perhaps broken world.

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30-Day Status Update On LibreSSL

ConstantineM writes: "Bob Beck — OpenBSD, OpenSSH and LibreSSL developer and the director of Alberta-based non-profit OpenBSD Foundation — gave a talk earlier today at BSDCan 2014 in Ottaw

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You! Be Inspired! – Dangerously Beautiful Chalkboard Typography

Two anonymous graduates spent their senior year enchanting the halls of Columbus College of Art …

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The Penrose Annual 1965, Volume 58

I shouldn't reveal my sources really. But then this was an exceptional case and I don't expect it to be repeated any time soon. 99p. OK, plus £5 postage but still, 99p. Ebay. Expect to pay more.

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Free Business & Finance Vector Icon Set (EPS)

This free download contains 140 icons in vector format.

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Die CMS-Landschaft im Jahr 2014

Dreimal habe ich hier im Blog bereits verschiedene Content-Management-Systeme verglichen und Empfehlungen ausgesprochen:

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Laura Tarrish: Hunter/Gatherer: Botanicals

Each of us has a connection to nature — a primal response to certain landscapes — yet we don’t always use it as raw material for our own work.

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This Good World

This Good World is a search discovery platform that highlights and supports businesses doing good things.

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Better Swag!

What's the coolest swag you've ever received? What was it? What company gave it out? — Tina Roth Eisenberg (@swissmiss) May 14, 2014 Ever gotten some swag that really made you go wow!

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Dear Massimo

Envelope design by Erik Marinovich.

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Easy Color Palette Tips

Visual art contains six elements: line, shape, color, texture, value, and mass.

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Momentus Big Bang Findings Questioned

sciencehabit writes "The biggest discovery in cosmology in a decade could turn out to be an experimental artifact, according to a report by a physics blogger.

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Mason Jar Cocktail Shaker

The first time I blogged about the Mason Jar Cocktail Shaker it was a Kickstarter. Now, I see it fore sale in neighborhood stores and it makes me smile. Total hipster shaker, I know…

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Book on Book

“Book on Book” is an acrylic transparent page holder that keeps a book open.

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Dinner Conversation With My 8 year Old

Me: “What do you think I do at work all day?” Ella (8): “Sit at your computer and laugh!” Dead on. The fact, that Ella knows my job makes me happy, is the *best thing ever*.

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A few months ago, when Catherine Hoke, founder of Defy Ventures, spoke at CreativeMornings, she asked: “What if you were only known for the worst thing you’ve ever done in your life?” I remember

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Pseudo Papercut Illustrations of Eiko Ojala

What is more awesome than a series of papercut illustrations that are paper-free?

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Overcoming social media fear

The reason many corporate social media feeds are boring is because of fear. Fear of making a mistake. But, it doesn't need to be that way.

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At Work With: Danny Sturgess, Stipla

Danny Sturgess is a London-based digital designer and part of the team behind independent iPad magazine Stipla, the first edition of which was published late last year.

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Why Scientists Are Still Using FORTRAN in 2014

New submitter InfoJunkie777 (1435969) writes "When you go to any place where 'cutting edge' scientific research is going on, strangely the computer language of choice is FORTRAN, the first computer la

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Magazine of the Week: Boat #7

Boat has long been a favourite project here at magCulture, for its ambition in setting out a brave new nomadic idea of magazine publishing.

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Bonnie Siegler: Dear Bonnie: Taunted in Tehran

This week Dear Bonnie answer Taunted in Tehran about proper credits when you've collaborated with a group, but one person runs off with the idea.