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What kind of power, for whom, and for what?

Moises Naim’s new book THE END OF POWER should properly be called “The Decay of Power”. His thesis is that while it is becoming easier to get power, it is also becoming harder to use it to control others and harder to keep it once you have it.

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The iPhone is a remix

The iPhone is a remix | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
Two mutually exclusive ideas are often voiced: first, that Apple's a shameless thief, and second, that its products are revolutionary. The truth--and the crux of the company's genius for design--lies in-between.
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This simple optical illusion makes a tree look like it's floating

This simple optical illusion makes a tree look like it's floating | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
A tree in Potsdam, Germany, looks like it has been cut in two, with the top hovering over the trunk, and it's thanks to a simple but clever artistic technique.
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European Commission: Horizon 2020 Work Programme – First Calls | 3D Printing Event

The Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2014-15 sets out the funding opportunities under the different parts of the programme; all are being published today on the Participant Portal. Each part describes the overall objectives, the respective calls, and the topics within each call. Each topic describes the challenge to be addressed, the scope of the activities to be carried out, and the expected impacts to be achieved. Compared with the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7), there are relatively fewer calls and topics. The Work Programme reflects the strong challenge-based approach of Horizon 2020, allowing applicants to have considerable freedom to come up with innovative solutions. This MEMO highlights some key aspects of the Work Programme

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Watch Arthur C. Clarke predict the computers of today, in 1974

Watch Arthur C. Clarke predict the computers of today, in 1974 | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
Arthur C. Clarke didn't just put the smackdown on A.I. skeptics -- he also predicted the future of compuers with pinpoint accuracy, in this recently released 1974 interview. Not just the personal computer, but telecommuting and internet commerce.
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sound + vision: Fazer e refazer a história dos filmes

sound + vision: Fazer e refazer a história dos filmes | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it

O trailer desse notável objecto de investigação e cinefilia que é A História do Cinema – Uma Odisseia contém uma sugestão exemplar: são infinitas imagens (e sons) de filmes, desenhando um labirinto de onde, num certo sentido, não é possível sair.

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Skype Premium Account Free Giveaway

Skype Premium Account Free Giveaway | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
With Skype Premium Account you can do much more with Skype. You can make all that skype free account does and also share your screen to a group, group video chat and much more This give away entitl...

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French Café Adds Extra Charge for Rude Customers

French Café Adds Extra Charge for Rude Customers | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
A couple of days ago, we highlighted a delightfully Illustrated Etiquette Guide Explaining How to Ride the Paris Metro in a Civilized Way.
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New Tessellated Origami Masks by Joel Cooper

New Tessellated Origami Masks by Joel Cooper | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
In forms that seem inspired by cast bronze or pewter sculptures, but with incredible geometric textures, these folded masks are made entirely from single sheets of paper by origami artist Joel Cooper (previously).
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▶ Africa For Norway - New charity single out now! - YouTube

You too can donate your radiator and spread some warmth! http://www.africafornorway.com/ Twitter http://bit.ly/Y4NWPH On Spotify http://spoti.fi/Y4NMb8 and i...
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Não me perguntem porquê. Isto fez-me lembrar a estória de uma pequena central térmica que foi oferecida a um certo país africano, com uma pequena condição a de a montarem no campus de uma fábrica de capitais nórdicos, parece que era o único sítio onde seria bem aproveitada...

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Quantum Physics Made Relatively Simple: A Mini Course from Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist Hans Bethe

Quantum Physics Made Relatively Simple: A Mini Course from Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist Hans Bethe | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
Cornell now hosts a web site called Quantum Physics Made Relatively Simple, where you can watch three lectures presented by Hans Bethe in 1999. They’re a little different from the usual lectures you encounter online, as you'll see.
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Jardins Portáteis

Jardins Portáteis | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it

Os novos jardins mantêm as rodas para deslocação, podendo estas também ser travadas. Para além do assento apresentam uma cavidade para colocação de uma árvore ou outra vegetação

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Master statistician weaves Google images into visual quilts

Master statistician weaves Google images into visual quilts | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
Edward Tufte is a master of his field. The celebrated statistician is an information design and data-visualization expert, known for his many writings on the subject including Envisioning...
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Google Security Certificates Forged

Google Security Certificates Forged | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
Recently, Google discovered that a certificate authority (CA) issued forged certificates for Google domains. This compromises the trust provided by Transport Layer Security (TLS) and Secure HTTP (H...
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Female protestor who kissed riot policeman's helmet charged with sexual assault

Female protestor who kissed riot policeman's helmet charged with sexual assault | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
Don't make fun of power.

"Franco Maccari, the Secretary General of Coisp, the Italian police officers' union, said during an interview on Radio24 that he had pressed charges against the demonstrator who kissed an officer's helmet.
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Ah, grande sindicato de policias italiano...

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Uma forma diferente de poesia

Uma forma diferente de poesia | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
Há ideias verdadeiramente brilhantes, que primam pela sua simplicidade. Por seu turno a simplicidade tem uma beleza própria, pois torna-se muito facilmente inquestionável.
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LOW-TECH MAGAZINE: High Speed Trains are Killing the European Railway Network

LOW-TECH MAGAZINE: High Speed Trains are Killing the European Railway Network | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
1 / 2 High speed rail is marketed as a sustainable alternative to air traffic. According to the International Union of Railways, the high speed train "plays a key role in a stage of sustainable development and combating climate change".
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The Log: What every software engineer should know about real-time data's unifying abstraction | LinkedIn Engineering

We're seeking intelligent problem solvers who are inspired and motivated to change the world.
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Exclusive demo: The new Photosynth lets you swoop through 3D panoramas - YouTube

In this talk from TEDGlobal 2013, Blaise Agüera y Arcas of Microsoft introduces us to the new Photosynth, a set of tools which lets the everyday photographer...
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Surveilled, Controlled, Exhausted: Augmented Dance on Machine-Human Interface’s Dark Side

Surveilled, Controlled, Exhausted: Augmented Dance on Machine-Human Interface’s Dark Side | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
BODYLINE BORDERLINE Performance – Schmiede 13 from michaelias on Vimeo.
If BODYLINE BORDERLINE takes your breath away, perhaps you can thank the fact that it takes the dancers’ breath away.
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Accelerate Innovation in the Country of Hardware Design: Industrio Ventures

Accelerate Innovation in the Country of Hardware Design: Industrio Ventures | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
As you may know already, hardware incubators and accelerators are growing in numbers almost worldwide, in line with a growing interest in the hardware business.
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Watch "Cullen Hoback calls for U.S. to grant Edward Snowden immunity" Video at SCMagazine

Watch "Cullen Hoback calls for U.S. to grant Edward Snowden immunity" Video at SCMagazine | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
Cullen Hoback calls for US to grant Edward Snowden immunity. (Cullen Hoback calls for U.S.
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Ancient City Discovered Beneath Biblical-Era Ruins in Israel

Ancient City Discovered Beneath Biblical-Era Ruins in Israel | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
Archaeologists have unearthed traces of a previously unknown, 14th-century Canaanite city buried underneath the ruins of another city in Israel.
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JPN: GeoAgenda: Uma agenda 3.0 para evitar esquecimentos e perdas de tempo

JPN: GeoAgenda: Uma agenda 3.0 para evitar esquecimentos e perdas de tempo | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it

Luís e João cansaram-se de só se lembrarem de fazer as coisas no sítio errado e de esperar por pessoas que teimam em chegar atrasadas. A veia de empreendedor falou mais alto e criaram a GeoAgenda, uma ferramenta que pode dar uma grande ajuda na hora de cumprir tarefas.

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Wanted: An easy test for bacteria in drinking water

Wanted: An easy test for bacteria in drinking water | Tudo o resto | Scoop.it
Our search for a quick-and-easy water test that works where resources are scarce has turned up a list of new and proven options from experts in the E4C community.Tags : water
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