VideoSift shared an amusing four/4 minutes YouTube video showing "Ballad of a WiFi Hero ... animated adaptation of the famed McSweeney's Internet Tendency piece, 'In Which I Fix My Girlfriend's Grandparents' WiFi and Am Hailed as a Conquering Hero...'"
Boing Boing shared a Nerd Approved web page showing "Corporate Brands Are Cuter With Hayao Miyazaki And Disney-Style Logos -- Corporate logos tend to be a bit bland, but done in the style of Hayao Miyazaki and Disney they are downright precious. Artist Bruce Yan has taken some of those logos and changed just enough of the details to turn them into something new..."
Deconstruction Zone -- Building Bridges and Supercomputers Is Tough, but Demolishing Them Is Just as Hard.Submitted by ant on Sat, 01/04/2014 - 4:17pm. Art/Design | History | Nature | Personal | Reading Materials | Sight Seeings | Technology | Transportation/Travel | Work
History venerates the builders of great bridges, dams, and towers. But rare are commemorative plaques for the un-builders--those charged with the equally heroic task of dismantling those grand structures, once they become dowdy, obsolete, or downright dangerous.