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In High-Tech Japan, the Fax Machines Roll On

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Back in 2013, The New York Times reported that "In High-Tech Japan, the Fax Machines Roll On ... Japan is renowned for its robots and bullet trains, and has some of the world's fastest broadband networks. But it also remains firmly wedded to a pre-Internet technology — the fax machine — that in most other developed nations has joined answering machines, eight-tracks and cassette tapes in the dustbin of outmoded technologies.

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Disney/Pixar's X-WINGS Movie Trailer

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Dorkly shared an over three/3 minutes YouTube video parody -- "Disney/Pixar's X-WINGS Movie Trailer -- What happens when the people who made Cars & Planes get their hands on Star Wars' X-Wings.

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Compact Disc (CD) Shattering at 170,000 Frame Per Second (FPS) at 23,000 Revolutions Per Minute (RPM)

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VideoSift shared an over 8.5 minutes The Slow Mo Guys's YouTube video showing a compact disc (CD) shattering at 170,000 frames per second (FPS)!

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How often do you check your personal e(lectronic)-mails these days?

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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)s show our brains shutting down when we see security prompts...

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Ars Technica reported that "Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRIs) show our brains shutting down when we see security prompts. This is your brain after repeated security warnings. Any questions?

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Do you charge your mobile phone(s) daily?

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CodeCombat - Learn how to code by playing a Flash game.

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10:36AM m4tic> VERY good execution - http://codecombat.com/
10:36AM Willie> [ CodeCombat - Learn how to code by playing a game ] - codecombat.com
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EngineerGuy (Bill Hammack)'s YouTube Videos on Engineered Stuff.

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EngineerGuy (Bill Hammack)'s YouTube video channel shows "the engineering details of all the stuff you wanna know about" and "explores the world of engineering".

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Zach King's Vine Videos

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Zach King's Vine Videos, also on YouTube show a bunch of very short videos with magics.

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14/Fourteen Presidential (1/Fir)sts in Tech(nology)

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Yahoo! News (1/one ugly web page without their text descriptions but have links to the original web pages) has a fourteen/14 photo(graph)s slide show gallery showing Fourteen/14 Presidential (Fir/1)sts in Tech(nology)

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How company's logos became... (Funny)

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Localized Spanish Obvious (Mag) shared a few amusing images showing company logos

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Introducing The All-New "Fart Car"

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This funny one/1 minute and 54 seconds YouTube video shows "Introducing The All-New 'Fart Car' -- Ladies and genteman... fart your engines! Why Smart Car when you can Fart Car! ..."

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What did you think of Ascension mini-series?

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Earth -- An animated map of global wind, weather, and ocean conditions.

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10:41AM [Mousey> i saw this the other day, and then lost the link, thankly
          hackernews isn't afraid of dupes
10:41AM [Mousey> http://earth.nullschool.net/http://earth.nullschool.net/
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This is what Worker Ant's job deals with...

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Reddit shared a funny animated graphic interchange format (GIF) image showing what computer people, including this worker ant, have to deal with often at work.

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Ant = Dumb Dino(saur)

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Your old school overlord is basically like this old living dino(saur) Dilbert comic strip. :P

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