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The Millions : Thirty Minutes at a Used-Book Sale

The Millions : Thirty Minutes at a Used-Book Sale | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

Last weekend, my local library hosted a “bag sale” in its basement

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Bolas, no país errado

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Bob Dylan Reads From T.S. Eliot’s Great Modernist Poem The Waste Land

Bob Dylan Reads From T.S. Eliot’s Great Modernist Poem The Waste Land | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Hear Dylan riff on the first four lines of 'The Waste Land.' He reads Eliot in a faux-beat cadence, sounding like Tom Waits, with a juke joint piano banging away behind him.
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Um Dia fui ao Cinema: Ajuda a tornar realidade o livro "Posters Caseiros Vol.II"

Um Dia fui ao Cinema: Ajuda a tornar realidade o livro "Posters Caseiros Vol.II" | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Procuras uns livros para ornamentar a tua sala de cinema em casa, ou com os quais fascinares os teus amigos cinéfilos, contendo posters alternativos (e muitas vezes melhores que os originais) de filmes icónicos? Não procures mais, a 2ª edição do livro Posters Caseiros está prestes a tornar-se realidade... com a tua ajuda.
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Pixar: 20 Years - YouTube

20 years ago today, Toy Story was released. Take a trip through Pixar's history, accompanied by writer and director Andrew Stanton's TED Talk on how to tell ...
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Um Dia fui ao Cinema: Filmes que roubaram cenas a outros filmes

Um Dia fui ao Cinema: Filmes que roubaram cenas a outros filmes | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Se alguma vez já sentiram que já tinham visto algo num filme, mesmo estando a vê-lo pela primeira vez... se calhar podem ter razão. São muitos os filmes que não têm problemas em roubar descaradamente cenas de outros filmes, umas vezes modificadas, outras vezes nem por isso - e isso afecta tanto filmes clássicos como Blade Runner e The Shining, como filmes mais recentes como Transformers e The Island.
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The 414s: The Original Teenage Hackers by Michael T. Vollmann | Documentary Short Film

In the early 1980s, a group of Milwaukee teenagers broke into dozens of prominent computer systems sparking landmark legislation that impacts how we use technology today.
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Humble Book Bundle com mais de 15 livros Make pelo preço que quiseres pagar

Humble Book Bundle com mais de 15 livros Make pelo preço que quiseres pagar | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
As revistas e livros "Make:" são uma das referências incontornáveis de todos os makers, e agora temos a excelente oportunidade de apanhar mais de uma dúzia delas a um preço verdadeiramente imbatível num Humble Book Bundle.
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Musée Miniature et Cinéma, obras em miniatura | MAGNÉTICA MAGAZINE

Musée Miniature et Cinéma, obras em miniatura | MAGNÉTICA MAGAZINE | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
São obras hiper-realistas em miniatura, que enganam o olhar do público que imagina estes cenários no cinema como se fossem à escala real.
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Free Online: Watch the Films of Andrei Tarkovsky, Arguably the Most Respected Filmmaker of All Time

Free Online: Watch the Films of Andrei Tarkovsky, Arguably the Most Respected Filmmaker of All Time | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
If you enjoy film in an even slightly serious way, you've surely heard the name Andrei Tarkovsky brought up dozens and dozens of times, sometimes — or, if you run in cinephilic circles, invariably — in the context of vertiginously high praise.
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16 filmes concorrem para o Oscar de Filme de Animação

16 filmes concorrem para o Oscar de Filme de Animação | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Do sucesso de "Inside Out: Divertida-mente" até ao misterioso "The Laws of the Universe – Part 0", há muito por onde escolher na corrida ao maior prémio do cinema de animação.
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Color Ballpoint Pen Drawings by Nicolas V. Sanchez

Color Ballpoint Pen Drawings by Nicolas V. Sanchez | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Artist Nicolas V. Sanchez fills entire sketchbooks with drawings of the world around him rendered in precise color ballpoint.
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Here Are The Winners Of The 2015 World Fantasy Awards

Here Are The Winners Of The 2015 World Fantasy Awards | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The World Fantasy Convention was held this weekend in Saratoga Springs, New York, where the winners of the 2015 World Fantasy Awards have been announced!
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A Penny for Your Books

In recent years, low-cost booksellers have proliferated on the web. But how does a company that’ll sell you a book for a penny make a profit?
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Review: Ian Fleming’s James Bond Letters in ‘The Man With the Golden Typewriter’

Review: Ian Fleming’s James Bond Letters in ‘The Man With the Golden Typewriter’ | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
This collection includes specifics and asides about Mr. Fleming and his famous spy character.
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‘Rise of the Robots’ receives Business Book of the Year award | Robohub

‘Rise of the Robots’ receives Business Book of the Year award | Robohub | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
‘Rise of the Robots’ receives Business Book of the Year award
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Microsoft's Free Anthology Includes Some Of Today's Best SF Authors

Microsoft's Free Anthology Includes Some Of Today's Best SF Authors | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Earlier this week, Microsoft released a short anthology titled Future Visions: Original Science Fiction Inspired by Microsoft, enlisting some of the best science fiction writers to contribute stories inspired by visits to the company’s research labs.
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Short Canon - Alexander A. Stepanov

Short Canon - Alexander A. Stepanov | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

In order for the society to function, it needs shared context. The collection of Great Books of the Western World by Mortimer Adler was a great try, but it is not likely that an average person could acquire a mastery of 60 (or even 54) large volumes

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Book Review: Dawn of Small Worlds

Book Review: Dawn of Small Worlds | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Were you a bit saddened when Pluto lost its rank as a planet in our solar system? Perhaps before this you had thought that we had a firm understanding of our solar system and we were ready to look …
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The Internet

The Internet | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Quietly tucked away in a few unassuming buildings in lower Manhattan, massive flows of data pulse through some of the world's largest hubs of global internet infrastructure. 
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O primeiro Fail Film Festival leva os piores filmes a Singapura

O primeiro Fail Film Festival leva os piores filmes a Singapura | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
A projeção da trilogia "Sharknado" compõe o evento que tem lugar na cidade-estado asiática.
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The death of cinema in Congo: how churches killed off cowboy films - The Guardian

The death of cinema in Congo: how churches killed off cowboy films - The Guardian | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
As the country is left without a single film theatre, a new documentary explores the end of a once thriving movie culture
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System automatically converts 2-D video to 3-D | MIT CSAIL

System automatically converts 2-D video to 3-D | MIT CSAIL | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

By exploiting the graphics-rendering software that powers sports video games, researchers at MIT and the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) have developed a system that automatically converts 2-D video of soccer games into 3-D.

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The secret world of hidden independent nations

The secret world of hidden independent nations | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

The BBC casts an eye over countries that do not exist—not just the odd slivers of land with tentative claims on micronationhood,

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