Archive for January, 2009

The Universe is a Hologram

Friday, January 16th, 2009

According to some scientists, our universe could be just a giant hologram. A very interesting read, though a bit tough to wrap your head around.
I find it incredible that science has come far enough to detect this kind of stuff. Trying to put into words as best I can: I personally always thought it was [...]

How Porsche Hacked The Financial System

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

Via Ivan
Adolf Merckle, one of the world’s richest men, committed suicide yesterday by throwing himself under a train, Bloomberg reports. Financial difficulties, and particularly great losses he suffered on Volkswagen stock, are being cited as the key reason he ended his life:
[Merckle's company] VEM was caught in a so-called short squeeze after betting Wolfsburg, Germany-based [...]


Saturday, January 3rd, 2009

Spotify seems like it should be quite useful - maybe not for everyone - but definitely for people who like to find new music. iTunes and Amazon Music have been fairly good at that in the past, but this seems like a much quicker, more seamless, and more satisfying experience. Since the loophole to sign [...]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

[8:40 PM] darkened i flame: oh hey whatd u end up getting for xmas
[8:41 PM] sabsab9291: my dad bought me a gun
[8:41 PM] sabsab9291: i got a sweater that i dont like
[8:41 PM] sabsab9291: a tool that already broke
[8:41 PM] sabsab9291: and some money