Monthly Archives: September 2012

“Acceleration figures being discussed are 0-100km/h in 2.8 seconds” (of course, the cost for this car will set you back just $1.4 million.) =

McLaren P1 official images revealed | carsguide.com.au These are the first official images of the new McLaren P1 supercar. http://www.carsguide.com.au/news-and-reviews/car-news/mclaren_p12_teaser_details?origin=hpc2

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MakerBot Replicator 2? Oh yea, Finley needs this for christmas!! ;)

The New MakerBot Replicator Might Just Change Your World | Wired Design | Wired.com Take the subway to an otherwise undistinguished part of Third Avenue in Brooklyn. Knock on the door. Wait for some stylishly disheveled young man to open … Continue reading

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Awesome, awesome, awesome commercial. (thanks Mom!!)

See The Emmys Pick For Best Commercial | Co.Create: Creativity \ Culture \ Commerce Procter & Gamble landed in a top 3 slot in our very own list of best ads from the 2012 Olympics. Now the brand has earned … Continue reading

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A seriously moving tribute…

Video: A Moving Maori War Cry Farewell at Soldiers’ Funeral in New Zealand Goes Viral The video of a moving, passionate haka, a Maori war cry, performed by the comrades of three fallen New Zealand soldiers, has connected with people … Continue reading

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Alibaba.com expects to sell merchandise this year worth more than that sold by Amazon Inc and eBay combined ($473 BILLION!!) Have you ever shopped there? It’s crazy. Try searching for random things, like aquarium rocks – go ahead… give it a try. Some have minimum orders of a TON. A TON OF AQUARIUM ROCKS???

China’s Alibaba to pass Amazon, eBay in transaction value: executive HANGZHOU, China (Reuters) – China’s largest e-commerce firm, Alibaba Group, expects to sell merchandise this year worth more than that sold by Amazon Inc and eBay combined, Alibaba’s chief strategy … Continue reading

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FACT: If you are a girl – you throw like a girl. Nearly every boy by age 15 throws better than the best girl at any age. (lots of interesting stats in the article too)

Throw like a girl? You can do better. Girls throw a ball worse than boys. This is true across cultures, across centuries. Why? And how can girls learn to do better? We go to Harvard to learn. http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/throw-like-a-girl-with-some-practice-you-can-do-better/2012/09/10/9ffc8bc8-dc09-11e1-9974-5c975ae4810f_print.html

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The story of the only American not on Earth on September 11. (Found on Dave Pell’s “Next Draft” – great daily newsletter, Google it.)

The Story of the Only American Not on Earth on September 11th Astronaut Frank Culbertson watched from the Space Station as the attacks unfolded on the ground. http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/12/09/the-story-of-the-only-american-not-on-earth-on-september-11th/262216/

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The Difference Between Apple & Amazon In One Chart – puts things into perspective!

The Difference Between Apple & Amazon In One Chart Apple and Amazon are both in the business of designing small computers – tablets, ereaders, phones, media players – and selling them to the public. But how they do it is … Continue reading

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I’m so looking forward to taking it for a spin…

Toyota GT 86 real deal Toyota’s digital take on a dystopian lobotomised future — and escape in a Toyota GT 86. http://video.carsguide.com.au/2270938793/Toyota-GT-86-real-deal#.UE3K7xW07EQ.facebook

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Classic … thx Len!

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