Author: tomwsmf

The Rules On The Rules

The Rules On The Rules Trump says GOP delegates can’t change rules, but they can Donald Trump has made a string of comments lately that have given Republicans heartburn. His racially charged attack on a federal judge of Mexican descent,…

Come for the Yogscast and stay for the RNC/DNC

Come for the Yogscast and stay for the RNC/DNC Watch the Republican and Democratic National Conventions on Twitch — Twitch Blog It’s an election year, which brings with it political discussions in the news, at dinner tables, at work, at…

Harvest RF

Harvest RF For low power projects this is a fascinating power solution. +Personal Telco Project​ +Adafruit Industries​  Freevolt™ – Low Energy IoT Freevolt™ is a new, patented technology that harvests ambient Radio Frequency energy and uses this power to…

CleanSpace | Fully Charged

CleanSpace | Fully Charged Air quality monitoring in your pocket. The CleanSpace Tag by Drayson Technologies is an electronic g This was posted on Google+

The Good and The Bad and The Better

The Good and The Bad and The BetterA nice honest review of the game and why it is not the game itself that is its best feature.  Why Pokemon GO Took Over the World! – Game Exchange Subscribe for…

Schoolhaus Anime GeoPolitics

Schoolhaus Anime GeoPolitics My kids have been pickup up geopolitics and history from an interesting source.Hetalia. I just started watching and oi da fing vey. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hetalia Hetalia: Axis Powers – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This was posted on Google+

Securitymon GO

Securitymon GO If #encryption & #privacy devs added gameification to apps we might see use numbers for encryption and security apps like the first week of the #pokemongo app. "GPG I Choose You….SHA256 encrypt go!!"+Nianticlabs +Electronic Frontier Foundation​  This…

Pocket Slings

Pocket SlingsReuse Recycle Reload. Many uses for many occasions. How To Make Pocket Slingshots – “Super Shooters” Bottle caps and balloons combine to make incredibly powerful pocket slingshots! And Devin Graham tak This was posted on Google+

SocialMon GO Strikes Again

SocialMon GO Strikes Again The Westboro Baptist Church Is Getting Owned In Pokémon Go “We recruited Jigglypuff to deal with the sodomite Clefairy” is probably not a sentence you thought you’d read today. This was posted on Google+

Denver Area Outbreakmon

Denver Area Outbreakmon…and not just in the city center. The outlying areas are thick with folks PokeGressing. Map: Denver’s Gotta Catch ‘Em All with Pokemon Go You don’t need your Game Boy Color anymore. Pokémon Go dropped in the U.S.…

The Slave Patrol Amendment

The Slave Patrol Amendment Thom Hartmann: The Second Amendment Was Ratified to Preserve Slavery Founders Patrick Henry, George Mason, and James Madison were totally clear on that … and we all should be too. This was posted on Google+

Socialmon Go

Socialmon Go In a span of days were so much has come to be that could cause us to feel dread and despair today's outing was a much needed refresher of humanity's better angels Third day of PokemonGo 's release…

The Real World Is Real

The Real World Is Real Flash…as more and more people start reconnecting with the world off screen they are finding all manner of wonderful things. Wyoming teen stumbles on dead body while playing Pokémon Go Pokémon Go is sweeping the…

Null Island Bound

Null Island Bound Null Island: The Busiest Place That Doesn’t Exist Thanks to http://www.audible.com/minuteearth for sponsoring this video. Thanks also to Tom Scott for This was posted on Google+

Gota Catch Em All

Gota Catch Em All You waited and now the wait is almost over. As the servers get the roll out kids, and myself, are banging on the refresh trying to start on the journey..because we want to be the best…

Switching

Switching TWL #10: The Day Sweden Switched Driving Directions In 1967 Sweden decided to change which side of the road they drove on… all in one day. Twitter: ww This was posted on Google+

PiBrothers In A Tardis

PiBrothers In A Tardis 1 pi3 and 3 pi ogs all running headless and patched into the house net. All running Raspberian Jessie lite.The 5th is a pi3 not in the Tardis acting as my desktop/wrangler running Raspberian Jessie full.…

In The Summer Time…

In The Summer Time…+Hyperspace Arcade , my local arcade, was offering up Max Headroom Coke cups and yes I was there to snag one and play copious amounts of Zaxxon. pbs.twimg.com/media/CmVIL9VVUAEAyW_.jpg:large This was posted on Google+

More Pieces of Being Your Own Personal Internet

More Pieces of Being Your Own Personal Internet "A federal judge for the Eastern District of Virginia has ruled that the user of any computer that connects to the Internet should not have an expectation of privacy because computer security…

Diplomacy – The Zines

Diplomacy – The ZinesA great game with a rich culture which has been archived at Internet Archive. If you were. are or about to be into this game it is worth a look. Diplomacy Zines : Free Texts : Download…

Make Placeholder Text Great Again

Make Placeholder Text Great Again Look at that text! Would anyone use that? Can you imagine that, the text of your next webpage?! An ‘extremely credible source’ has called my office and told me that Barack Obama’s placeholder text is…

SurReal Numbers

SurReal Numbers Happily the books resides at https://archive.org/details/SurrealNumbers Surreal Numbers (writing the first book) – Numberphile Donald Knuth coined the term “Surreal Numbers” and wrote the first book about them after lunch with This was posted on Google+

Who is You

Who is You Personal Identity: Crash Course Philosophy #19 Today Hank is building on last week’s exploration of identity to focus on personal identity. Does This was posted on Google+

The EAS Experience

The EAS Experience"We create videos showing the Emergency Alert System in both realistic and extreme scenarios" This was posted on Google+

Crash Course Website

Crash Course WebsiteYour one stop shopping for Crash Course. Playlists, downloads, extras…all in one place. Crash Course CRASH COURSE IS ONE OF THE BEST WAYS TO EDUCATE YOURSELF, YOUR CLASSMATES, AND YOUR FAMILY ON YOUTUBE! FROM COURSES LIKE ASTRONOMY, TO…

Meanwhile in Putin Land…

Meanwhile in Putin Land… In the midst all much bad…worse……Data encryption There's another important amendment aimed at “organizers of information distribution on the Internet”: if an online service—a messenger app, a social network, an email client, or even just a…

Help Save The Youth Of (Your Nation Here)

Help Save The Youth Of (Your Nation Here) "And the cities of Europe have burned beforeAnd they may yet burn againAnd if they do, I hope you understandThat Washington will burn with themOmaha will burn with themLos Alamos will burn…

London Is Drowning And I Live By The River

London Is Drowning And I Live By The River "and you know what they said, well some of it was true" #brexit   The Clash – London Calling (Official Video) The Clash’s official music video for ‘London Calling’. Click to…

#texit

#texit Can Texas Secede from the Union? Help support videos like this: http://www.cgpgrey.com/subbable CGPGrey T-shirts available: http://st This was posted on Google+

Open, Live and Transparent

Open, Live and TransparentBeen watching for hours. While I do not agree with all the particulars I do applaud this step closer to the democracy I want. Make this the new normal and more so. Hey, Congress, Here’s How You…

Democracy Tonight @ The Peoples House

Democracy Tonight @ The Peoples House Finally, I can show my kids this body doing something other than stinking up the joint. More please. #nobillnobreak   #nochuckdnopublicenemy   Democratic Sit-in Over Gun Violence Continues Democrats resume their day-long sit-in, which…

Decoding the Civil War

Decoding the Civil War "The transcription and decoding will contribute to national research, as each participant will become a “citizen archivist,” creating materials that will be of use and openly available to scholars interested in telegraphy, cryptography, communications during wartime,…

Relaxation Cassettes from the NightVale creators

Relaxation Cassettes from the NightVale creators Sub to the podcast at http://withinthewires.libsyn.com/rss Within the Wires: Relaxation Cassette #1 Cassette 1 of 10: Stress, Shoulders Thanks to Audible for supporting our podcast. Get a free 30-day This was posted on Google+

A University In Your Pocket

A University In Your Pocket 1918"Emanuel Haldeman-Julius, an atheist-Jew, socialist, and newspaper publisher, and his wife, Marcet, set out to publish small low price paperback pocketbooks that were intended to sweep the ranks of the working class as well as…

Momentum

Momentum News Update 3 | Fully Charged Just a short news update with some interesting facts about renewables around the world. For more inf This was posted on Google+