In Case You Missed It of the Day: Not sure what’s most impressive here: Mama Bear lifting the garage door, the cub’s acrobatics, or the cub angling the ladder in such a way as to not hit the station wagon.
Google Glasses Hack of the Day:Will Powell, an augmented reality developer in the U.K., has beat Google at the future. His version ofGoogle’s glassesis hacked together from Vuzix glasses, HD webcams, and a mic headset powered by a custom-coded Adobe Air app and Dragon voice recognition software. Translation? He built them himself using existing technology and duct tape.
A statement at the end of the video silences naysayers: “All video is recorded in real time and is undoctored.”
Twitter Fail of the Day:The hullabaloo surrounding this weekend’s 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic means a whole generation of youngsters isslowly realizingthat the disaster was more than a figment of James Cameron’s imagine. Sigh.
As Mad Men implied, The Rolling Stones really did write a jingle for Rice Krispies in the mid-’60s. Here’s the commercial in question — is it catchy enough to finally get “Zou Bisou Bisou” out of your head?
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