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by cory doctorow

Rachel sends us "a series of posts about all the cool ways to use dollar store finds in tabletop RPGs. There is an amazing variety of useful things there, from things that could easily work as miniatures, to white boards for sketching maps or tracking...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Peter writes, "Vancouver based ebook bundling start-up, Bitlit has signed a deal with Andrews McMeel publishing. The deal allows readers who own a paper copy of an Andrews McMeel book to get the eBook for 80% off. The deal includes comic collections...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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The Appoquinimink, DE school board is contemplating requiring parental permission slips for students who want to check YA novels out of their school library; district secondary education curriculum director Ray Gravuer came up with this silly idea in...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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A well-meaning friend of Chad Chadwick called the Missouri City, TX police to say that he was afraid that Chadwick was having emotional difficulties; the cops lied to a judge to say that they had reason to believe Chadwick was heavily armed, then they...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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EFF's annual crossword puzzle is a roundup of news stories from the world of digital civil liberties from 2014. Can you get 'em all without googling? Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Etsy seller Rooby Lane makes great, nerdy textiles, sporting designs from sf/f TV and movies, like the Lord of the Rings and Marauders' Map map scarves and the Tardis skirt. (via Geeky Merch) Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Samy Kamkar has a proof-of-concept attack through which he plugs a small USB stick into an unlocked Mac OS X machine and then quickly and thoroughly compromises the machine, giving him total, stealthy control over the system in seconds, even reprogramming...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Tldrbot is the latest bot from Shardcore (previously, previously, previously) that slurps up great novels, algorithmically summarizes them to 1% of their length, then spits out audio files of a synthetic Scottish woman's voice reading those summaries...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Friday, December 19, 2014
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The New Yorker's "Ayn Rand Reviews Children’s Movies" is less funny than it should be (most of the jokes are pretty obvious), but it's not bad. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Thinkgeek's new Captain America Winter Soldier shirt has Cap's armor on the front, and the Captain America shield across the back; the front's pretty cool, but the back's just inspired....
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Monday, December 22, 2014
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Archivist Rick Prelinger sez, "I'm sure Beany's Hamburgers weren't the healthiest food, but this eight-minute home movie from Prelinger Archives takes us inside a fast-food joint from the Korean War era. Filmed in Long Beach, California right across...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Sunday, December 21, 2014
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Grad writes, "While cruising Amazon looking for some new Christmas tree magic for my family, I ran across what must be the world's most expensive Christmas tree." Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Sunday, December 21, 2014
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