The 60-second $1 million casino money scam

The 60-second $1 million casino money scam
Want to steal? Steal from the 
machines that give you "your" money.


How to exploit a security loophole. From Forbes magazine:

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Technology makes it easy to cheat at chess

Technology makes it easy to cheat at chess
Clark Smiley liked to win.

Why shouldn’t you let a 16-year old use a handheld Dell computer to keep score during a chess match? Continue reading

Revenge of the tech paper nerds

Revenge of the tech paper nerds
Don’t mess with smart people.

Need to write a technical paper but want that paper to make no sense at all? Continue reading

On this stretch of road, we take things literally

On this stretch of road, we take things literally

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Distorted heads and bodies by Levi van Veluw

Distorted heads and bodies by Levi van Veluw
 Levi van Veluw is a Dutch artist
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Creepy whale voice sounds almost human

Creepy whale voice sounds almost human
Meet NOC. He wants to speak to you.

A new paper published by the National Marine Mammal Foundation in the scientific journal Current Biology sheds light on the ability of marine mammals to spontaneously mimic human speech. Continue reading

Zipper-head zombie face makeup

Zipper-head zombie face makeup
A most disturbing zipper face
(Click to enlarge)

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You really want to know what’s in this jar of jam?

You really want to know what's in this jar of jam?
Mr. Gareth called people and told them.

Englishman Gareth Lloyd, 49, was single and took care of his 84-year-old mother.

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When you can’t hide your sexuality on Facebook

When you can't hide your sexuality on Facebook
"Bobbi Duncan desperately wanted her 
father not to know she is lesbian. 
Facebook told him anyway."

In the future, will we be able to hide anything from other people? Continue reading

What’s so odd about these old people in chairs?

What's so odd about these old people in chairs?
It’s not the people or the chairs that are weird…

What's so odd about these old people in chairs?
It’s where they’re sitting

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