How the United States Postal Service (USPS) Fell Apart and A Photograph/Photo. Essay of Its Storied HistorySubmitted by ant on Sun, 11/20/2011 - 6:32am. Communication | History | Personal | Politics/Laws/Rules | Reading Materials | Religion/Culture | Shopping | Sight Seeings | Technology | Work
Next Media Animation (NMA), with its funny 1.25 minutes animated YouTube video, and American Farm Bureau Federation report that "the cost of Thanksgiving dinner is rising. The American Farm Bureau Federation says a Thanksgiving meal for 10 people will increase $5.73 to $49.20. That is a 13 percent rise over last year.
Neatorama shares a couple months old three pages Wired article (one/single page) on its "Guide to Pop Culture's Buried Treasure" -- "... But the truth is that, even in this age of expanded rereleases and digital video disc (DVD) extras, certain cultural artifacts still exist only as rumor, nigh impossible to track down. And that makes the idea of getting your hands on these curiosities, camp classics, and coulda-beens all the more intoxicating. Join us on a tour of the vault of lost artifacts
The digital rights management (DRM) graveyard: A brief history of digital rights management in music.Submitted by ant on Fri, 11/04/2011 - 10:30am. Art/Design | Audio | Development/Quality Assurance Testing | General Computing | Hacking/Modification/Cracking | Hardware | History | Internet/Network | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Personal | Politics/Laws/Rules | Reading Materials | Security/Privacy | Shopping | Sight Seeings | Software | Technology | Television (TV) Show/Movie
How many Apple iPods (excluding iPhones, iPad, etc.) did you own and use since its first day on 10/23/2001?Submitted by ant on Mon, 10/24/2011 - 4:21am. Art/Design | Audio | Hardware | History | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Personal | Shopping | Technology
Neatorama shares a two pages Ranker article, with embedded YouTube videos, showing "The Top Steve Jobs Keynote Moments -- Keynote speeches by Steve Jobs, the co-founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Apple, Incorporation/Inc., have become something of a cultural event. Especially as of August 24, 2011, when he resigned as CEO of Apple. So, relentlessly analyzed, interpreted, live-blogged and picked apart for details, these 'Steve-notes,' as they have come to be called, give insight not only into the new products and features Apple will be touting in the coming fiscal quarter, but Jobs' own outlook on gadgets and technology. With Jobs ongoing struggles with illness, his physical appearance and demeanor as well have become fodder for armchair pundits and tech obsessives.