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The Millions : 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award Finalists Announced

The Millions : 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award Finalists Announced | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

The finalists for the annual National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) Award have been announced.

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The 20 Movies We'll Wait in the Cold to See at Sundance | WIRED

The 20 Movies We'll Wait in the Cold to See at Sundance | WIRED | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The Sundance Film Festival is a wonderful celebration of nearly every kind of film imaginable. It's also set in Park City, Utah, which—although stunningly beautiful—is also really damn cold. Here are the films we're willing to wait in the cold to see.
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Surreal Portraiture and Cubism Combine in Beautiful New Illustrated Tattoos by Artist Duo ‘Expanded Eye’

Surreal Portraiture and Cubism Combine in Beautiful New Illustrated Tattoos by Artist Duo ‘Expanded Eye’ | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The work of artist duo Jade Tomlinson and Kev James of Expanded Eye (previously) spans paintings, installations, street art, sculptures and most importantly tattoos that blend line work, typography, and geometry.
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Unlocking Scrolls Preserved in Eruption of Vesuvius, Using X-Ray Beams

Unlocking Scrolls Preserved in Eruption of Vesuvius, Using X-Ray Beams | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Researchers say that for the first time, they can read letters inside the scrolls without unrolling them, by using a laserlike beam of X-rays.
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Uma das minhas tias esteve aqui em passeio e estive à convesa com ela sobre isto

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The Internet of Things is really about software - O'Reilly Radar

The Internet of Things is really about software - O'Reilly Radar | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The Internet of Things (IoT) is everywhere right now. It appeared on the cover of the Harvard Business Review in November, and observers saw it in practically every demo at CES....
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Seth Rogen likens American Sniper to a 'Nazi propaganda film' - Daily Mail

Seth Rogen likens American Sniper to a 'Nazi propaganda film' - Daily Mail | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The Interview star compared the movie about real-life American sniper Chris Kyle to Nation's Pride - the fake Nazi propaganda film in Quentin Tarantino's Inglorious Basterds.
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World's largest book on sale

World's largest book on sale | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
When I went to the Poptech conference 10 years ago, one of the talks featured one of the world's largest books, a book of photog
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A Mythical Monkey writes about the movies: American Titan: Searching For John Wayne By Marc Eliot

A Mythical Monkey writes about the movies: American Titan: Searching For John Wayne By Marc Eliot | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
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Watch: Oscars Nominees Open Up in Video Screen Tests

Watch: Oscars Nominees Open Up in Video Screen Tests | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The stars of the 2015 Academy Awards confess their cinematic crushes, favorite love stories, and the movies that make them cry.
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51st Annual Cinema Audio Society Awards Nominations Announced [WATCH ... - Movie News Guide

51st Annual Cinema Audio Society Awards Nominations Announced [WATCH ... - Movie News Guide | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Related posts: ‘The Boxtrolls’ Leads the 42nd Annual Annie Awards Nominations [WATCH VIDEO] ‘Mockingjay Part 1’ Earns $21.6 Million Despite Slow Post-Thanksgiving Movie Views The 19th Art Directors Guild Excellence in Production Design Awards Nominees...
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Goodbye to the good life? Italian film directors decry anti-smoking plans

Goodbye to the good life? Italian film directors decry anti-smoking plans | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Industry elite say plans to regulate smoking on screen will limit artistic freedom and the ability to portray real life
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A Veteran’s View of 'American Sniper' (Guest Column)

A Veteran’s View of 'American Sniper' (Guest Column) | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Paul Rieckhoff is CEO and founder of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), an Iraq veteran, and the author of "Chasing Ghosts: Failures and Facades in Iraq: A Soldier’s Perspective." He ...
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31 Rolls of Undeveloped Film from a Soldier in WWII Discovered and Processed - PetaPixel (blog)

31 Rolls of Undeveloped Film from a Soldier in WWII Discovered and Processed - PetaPixel (blog) | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Photographer Levi Bettweiser is the man behind the Rescued Film Project, an effort to find and rescue old and undeveloped rolls of film from the far corner
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Arduino Workshop, a good book for getting started

Arduino Workshop, a good book for getting started | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
I started working through Arduino Workshop by John Boxall over the holidays, and it's a lot of fun so far. I highly recommend it if you're thinking about getting into Arduino projects and you're brand new to this stuff.

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Whitney Museum Puts Online 21,000 Works of American Art, By 3,000 Artists

Whitney Museum Puts Online 21,000 Works of American Art, By 3,000 Artists | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Soir Bleu by Edward Hopper, 1914.
The trend has now become delightfully clear: the world's best-known art institutions have got around to the important business of making their collections freely viewable online.
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Sundance Film Festival: Ten films to watch - BBC News

Sundance Film Festival: Ten films to watch - BBC News | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
BBC Culture picks ten highlights of the film festival, including comedy, science fiction and a horror movie starring Keanu Reeves.
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The Public Domain Project Makes 10,000 Film Clips, 64,000 Images & 100s of Audio Files Free to Use

The Public Domain Project Makes 10,000 Film Clips,  64,000 Images & 100s of Audio Files Free to Use | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Sure, we love the internet for how it makes freely available so many cultural artifacts. And sure, we also love the internet for how it allows us to disseminate our own work.
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Coen Brothers Named Jury Presidents of 68th Cannes Film Festival - Variety

Coen Brothers Named Jury Presidents of 68th Cannes Film Festival - Variety | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Joel and Ethan Coen will serve as co-presidents of the 68th Cannes Film Festival jury, organizers announced. The official lineup and jury of the 2015 festival will be announced in April. “We look f...
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Graves and Garbage: The Hard Life of an Archeologist - The New Yorker

Graves and Garbage: The Hard Life of an Archeologist - The New Yorker | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
A one-time-only archeology book club shares the specifics of their mysterious profession.
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Haruki Murakami’s Advice Column (“Mr. Murakami’s Place”) Is Now Online: Read English Translations

Haruki Murakami’s Advice Column (“Mr. Murakami’s Place”) Is Now Online: Read English Translations | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Earlier this month, the reading world thrilled to the news that Haruki Murakami would, in a new column on his official site, take on the role of agony uncle. I, for one, had to look up the term 'agony uncle,' a term out of British English, a language that surprises me even more often than does Murakami's native Japanese.
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A Mythical Monkey writes about the movies: American Titan: Searching For John Wayne By Marc Eliot

A Mythical Monkey writes about the movies: American Titan: Searching For John Wayne By Marc Eliot | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
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Enchanting European Landscapes Inspired by Brothers Grimm Folk Tales Photographed by Kilian Schönberger

Brothers Grimm’s Wanderings is the second in a series of European landscape photographs by Kilian Schönberger (previously) intended to reflect the feeling of Brothers Grimm folk tales.
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Oscar Nominations 2015: Full List

Oscar Nominations 2015: Full List | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The nominees for the 2015 Academy Awards have been announced. See below an updated list of the nominees: Best Picture “American Sniper” Clint Eastwood, Robert Lorenz, Andrew Lazar, Bradley Cooper a...
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Oscar Short Film Nominees 2015 - Short of the Week

Oscar Short Film Nominees 2015 - Short of the Week | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Watch trailers and select full-length films from the 2015 Oscar Short Film Nominees. Vote and discuss your favorites in Live-Action, Animation & Documentary
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Sundance Film Festival 2015: best of the line-up - Telegraph.co.uk

Sundance Film Festival 2015: best of the line-up - Telegraph.co.uk | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
We run down the best films at this year's Sundance, featuring Scientologists, murderers, ex-gay Christians and Ewan McGregor playing Jesus
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