Monthly Archives : December 2010

Happy Festivus!

One of the great, underrated holidays. Happy Festivus!! (Source: http://www.youtube.com/)

World Lens Through a Mobile Phone

world-shaker: This is the future. This is an app that translates text you’re looking at in real time. Mind=BLOWN. Introducing Word Lens (via QuestVisual) (Source: http://www.youtube.com/)

Rudolph the Regular Reindeer

December 14, 2010

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Metrodome Roof Collapse

December 13, 2010

If you haven’t seen this yet, it is worth the 59 seconds of your life. It is video from Metrodome roof collapse. Luckily, it has been reported no one was inside, though you can see a field cart speeding off the […]

Six Channels of Kevin Bacon

I love when celebrities can make fun of themselves. Kevin Bacon personifies this in this Google TV commercial. Not only is it hilarious, it shows what Google TV is and how it works. Can’t wait to try it. (Source: http://www.youtube.com/)

5 Movies to Put You in the Christmas Spirit

Even though the season is just starting, if you are finding yourself in a bit of a Christmas rut, these movies just might be the prescription you need to get your Santa hat out. No one wants to be a Scrooge […]

The Paradox of Choice

December 2, 2010

http://video.ted.com/assets/player/swf/EmbedPlayer.swf Psychologist Barry Schwartz discusses the paradox of choice and how the ability to choose from too many choices has paralyzed us. He also talks about the consequences of making a choice and then second-guessing yourself. (Source: http://video.ted.com/)

The Core of Good Thinking is the Ability to Solve

The core of good thinking is the ability to solve problems. The essence of problem solving is the ability to learn in puzzling situations. Bruce Joyce & Marsha Weil | Models of Teaching