• Friday Links

    airbnb builds 50 birdhouses modeled after home listings Ha: Minimal Nativity Set. Fleksy, an application that replaces your device’s on–screen keyboard. 10 Pranks for Christmas Morning If you care about taking your very best selfie... The Power of Empathy: A Quick Animated Lesson That Can Make You a Better Person The Wolf of Bedford Falls That is all. Enjoy your weekend.

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    the briefskate board Stain Ceramics by Bethan Laura Wood. (via MY AMP GOES TO 11) Minimalist Posters Depict The Architecture Of 13 Classic Films Now You Can Take Selfies Inside Old Nintendo Games Chemical Reactions Amateur Photographer Shoots Largest Ever True Color Photo of the Night Sky: Photopic Sky Survey Pretty cute. Video of a KODA (kid of deaf adults) enthusiastically singing holiday songs using sign language and animated facial expressions. Cookie-Baking Chemistry. Important stuff. The most saved and shared content across Pocket, from all categories That's it for today. Enjoy your weekend, and get all your holiday shopping done so you ...

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    Mymo: your monogram, reinvented. Create permanent copies of your favorite website pages: Mummify (via Netted) "Super cool" commercial Irina Werning: Back to the Future Killer mom: a clip from Eye of the Leopard narrated by Jeremy Irons. Typography Designer app Gingerbread Art Museums by Caitlin Levin and Henry Hargreaves Miniature Printing Presses For a Mobile Printing Studio by Letterproeftuin In Photos: Global Reaction To Mandela's Death and also, LISTEN: Two Mandela Speeches That Made History Enjoy the weekend!

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  • Note Rocket: the Annotation App for iPhone

    The following post is sponsored by Note Rocket from Panda Eyed Devs. With all the photo sharing that happens nowadays, wouldn't it be handy to just write notes directly on the photo? Sure, it would, and that's exactly the premise behind Note Rocket. You can write directly on photos, then upload them to social media or send via email. Need to make a note just where that artwork will be hung? No problem. Draw the exact spot on the photo, email it off and leave it to the experts (or your significant other). Designers and architects, this could be a ...

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    Corner Ladder by Company & Company (not for sale yet, sad face.) Leicas are expensive, but the one custom made by Jony Ive and March Newson for the (RED) Auction 2013 is estimated to fetch $500,000 - $750,000. Ufogel House (via Tiny House Swoon) These Strangers Become Friends in a ballpit There are some good sites on this list (full disclosure: yes, BLTD is on it) The Case Against Cars in 1 GIF Photos of JFK’S Funeral The Science of Posture Listen to the lovely orchestra of crickets singing at human speed [audio]   Enjoy your weekend.

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    Just in case you're looking for a home in in Wiltshire: Long Barn (via plastolux) Consider a donation to help those affected by Typhoon Haiyan: Doctors Without Borders, Oxfam, and American Red Cross The Giphoscope, an analog GIF player, € 299. (via kottke) Kikkerland will soon have a pop-up shop in NYC Weather: Can you fly your kite? A Year of Reading the World Inujima Seirensho Art Museum Pavillions A.P.C. is selling quilts. Worth a post? Perhaps. Chinese Chopping Blocks, $17.95 - $65.00 Reading Net!!! Image below. (via thisisnthappiness) Jessica Harrison (be sure to check out the Skin pieces)   Have a ...

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    Kickstarter: The Corder Also Kickstarter: The Carpenter Collection All-Natural Wood Watch & Soft Strap Just in case you need it: How to Erase Yourself From the Internet Peter Buechler (via my amp goest to 11) "Social connections are as important to our survival and flourishing as the need for food, safety, and shelter." Social Connection Makes a Better Brain (via We Are Star Stuff) Aluminum Wire Sculptures by Seung Mo Park A Camera Drama. Workshop with Roel Wouters Nothing scary about this, just an interesting point: How Your Airbnb Host Can Use Nest For Surveillance See How Smoking Will Ruin Your Face &...

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    This looks promising: Transparent Concrete Cardboard Ferrari Give Good Art indoor campground hostel Video of Cyrus and Thicke narrated by David Attenborough The the "vandalized" landscape by Banksy was "sold on an auction website for over $600,000, with the money going to help the homeless of New York." Nice. Expect one of these embroideries to be on someone's wish list this year: Lyndsey McDougall Turn your smartphone into a digital microscope for around $10 Hmm. Stainproof Pants on Kickstarter Wow. 100,000 stars (via it's Okay to be Smart) Researchers Draw Romantic Insights From Maps of Facebook Networks   Enjoy your first November (of 2013) weekend!

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    An Afternoon with: Moon and Hey The HISTOMAP Parker Ito - The Agony and the Ecstasy (2012) (via not shaking the grass) Nice connect between two houses: Ansell house by Janusz Design Step inside Louise Bourgeois' home Is Gender-Flipping The Most Important Meme Ever? Now we can all sleep easy... Zombies vs. Wildlife Space Garbage Minimal home: Anne Sophie Goneau Design (via Plastolux)   Enjoy your weekend!

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    A miniature post-apocalyptic world by james cauty Kickstarter: KeyDisk™ "Elegant manure" Kickstarter: Brewbot Beautiful Plastic: Creating a Great Designer Toy How a Radical New Teaching Method Could Unleash a Generation of Geniuses Random science: How fast does an Elephant Pee? 10 Words to Cut From Your Writing (I'm guilty of using several of these)   Enjoy the weekend.

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    Newspapers + x-acto blade = work of Myriam Dion (via the jealous curator) Clever Light Installation by (fos) (via iGNANT) Miminalist pad: 100m3 Kickstarter: The Magic Cube Whoa, this app measures the size of a room, draws the floor plan and creates a DXF file, PDF document, JPEG images, etc. : MagicPlan (via Architizer) Tree in the house (via Phaidon) Comic: Bringing Sexy Back Collage of NASA solar images   Have an excellent weekend!

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    Video: How to be Creative Video: DIY-crafted Seattle micro apartment Calcified creatures A Monumental 3-Ton Aerial Mosaic of Johannesburg Video: Crazy house made of 6 million bottles Sommarhus Gotland (via thisispaper) Su-Mei Tse: Swing (2007)   Enjoy your weekend!

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    Portable Home ÁPH80 from ABATON Architects (conversation) How to Stop Chasing Self-Esteem Helen Friel's paper scupltures The History of the Trapper Keeper Kottke: Richard Feynman explains rubber bands pointerpointer William Faulkner's 1924 resignation letter YouTube: Sheep teaches young bull to head butt NASA: This is what the Earth will look like in 2099 Film: De La Espada Factory (furniture making)   Enjoy the weekend!

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    Eames Elephant DIY Split the bill with an easy bill-splitting app: Tab I can't decide if this is a brilliant or bad idea: The Balcony BBQ (via Good Stuff Happened Today) Ode To The Laser Cutter: Things To Make When No One Is Watching Neil deGrasse Tyson's Science Sermon What happens when you teach young people to code? Temperature chart for the last 11,000 years   Not as many links this week due to a civic service requirement (a.k.a. jury duty). Have a nice weekend.

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    Bio-wool hard shell luggage made from recycled carpets A few good loft spaces over on Architizer It's only a matter of time before you send one of these GIF ecards. Via @netted Cat teaches baby how to walk (or, rather, to hold on to a cruiser) So much fashion at fashion week. And, to you London peeps, have fun next week. Documentary: Herb & Dorothy. Blobfish wins ugliest animal vote. (And it doesn't like the look of you either.)   That's all for this week. Enjoy the weekend!

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    In the absence of an interesting image for Friday Links, I present David Shrigley's FANCY ROOM TEA TOWEL. Half of the people in the United States live in the counties colored in blue. Set your Tweets to disappear with a simple hashtag: Spirit (via Fast Company) "Like a fingerprint, your heartbeat is unique." -Nymi Scientists Spark Auroras In a Bottle for Traveling Northern Lights Show Edible Vegan Chalk (for you or your kids) I’m collecting for someone who.. (not new but clever) If you have a cat, this tshirt is for you: Ask Me About My Cat tee shirt &...

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