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Building networks that can expand and survive the internet of things, plus some tips on crowdfunding

Whether it's crowfunding questions or worries about how to get your device online this week's podcast has you covered with a mix of insights on funding and new frontiers in networks.

the interview show: Jessy Lanza

4 days agoMusic / Dance & DJ : Versus

Jessy Lanza is a electronic music producer and performer from Hamilton, Ontario. Her debut record Pull My Hair Back was a top 10 finalist for the 2014 Polaris Music Prize. Jessy and I chilled out in her van for a bit and ate candy. I asked her about her time as a piano teacher, her […]

U.S. dairymen adding cows on good margins - AgMinute for October 23, 2014

U.S. milk production was up 4.1 percent in September over year-ago levels, boosted by 78,000 additional cows and increased per cow production of almost 2 pounds. Click here for the full story

Copyright 2.0 Show – Episode 346 – The New Guy

This week we introduce a new face to the Copyright 2.0 Show as Evan Sheres comes to chat about copyright news and provide his much-needed insight!

the audacity of derivative works

This weekend, my friends hosted a 1920s occult party. There were tarot readings, Ouija boards, and a seance. Everyone was encouraged to attend in appropriate attire, and we sipped absinthe while movies like The Golem and Fantomas were projected on the walls. Anne and I got our clothes from Unique Vintage and Clockwork Couture. While […]

Naked and marooned for 60 days on a tiny island

4 days agoOdd : Boing Boing

Expedition expert Ed Stafford survived for 60 days on an uninhabited island. The hardest part didn't happen until he was back home again. Interview by Mark Frauenfelder Read the rest

50 Great Indie Halloween Songs – Beach House, Radiohead, The Kinks, Pavement, Beck, Cults, The Kills, The Black Keys

Happy Hallowscream. Over the years, IRC has put together over 20 different Halloween playlists, featuring hundreds of Halloween, or Halloweenish, songs. Some songs were picked merely because the title is in some way, Halloweenish; you know, blood, ghosts, monsters, death, vampires, skeletons, darkness, and so on. You’ll also hear some tracks that don’t really sound [...]Show More Summary

Imagine Dragons - I Bet My Life

Sounds like: OneRepublic, Bastille, Of Monsters And Men Song: Imagine Dragons - I Bet My Life What's so good? Imagine Dragons are back, and they're making damned sure you notice. "I Bet My Life" is the first single to be released off the Las Vegas-based band's upcoming album (which has yet to be named). Show More Summary


Dva - "Zoppe". Are you a trumpet or are you a man? It is one thing if you ask this question of a person; it is another if you ask it of a trumpet. Would a trumpet say, "I...

Cricket Show S5 Episode 41: Bowl, Eat, Drink, Sleep, Bowl

4 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

Feats of amazing athletic fielding are in the mind of the team this week. Mark Garaway and David Hinchliffe discuss exactly how to throw down the stumps in spectacular fashion like Matthew Wade did. There is also a discussion on the question of coming back for a second spell, or bowling two days in a row. Show More Summary

FS Crop Advisers Help with Nutrient Management Plans

This is the final installment of a four part series on Nutrient Management sponsored by FS/GROWMARK John Musser, a crop adviser with Stephenson Service Company, has been a crop consultant for over 30 years and a Certified Crop Adviser for the past two decades. He was the 2012 winner of the Illinois Certified Crop Adviser Award for helping his growers... Read More

Robert Solow on Growth and the State of Economics

Robert Solow, Professor Emeritus at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Nobel Laureate, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about his hugely influential theory of growth and inspiration to create a model that better reflected the stable long-term growth of an economy. Show More Summary

Ag Economy; Biotech; C.O.O.L; and, Political Notes- Monday

Agricultural Economy University of Illinois agricultural economist Gary Schnitkey indicated on Friday at the farmdoc daily blog (“Cash Deficits Projected for Corn in 2014 and 2015”) that, “In Tuesday’s article (farmdoc daily, October 21, 2014), gross revenue from corn was projected to be much lower in 2014 and 2015 than in 2011 through 2013. Total […]

Become An Oaf Again

5 days agoMusic / Rock & Pop : Fluxblog

Panda Bear “Mr. Noah” Have you ever had a hazy memory of a song you haven’t heard in a long time, and then heard the song again and noticed that it wasn’t quite as cool as the version that was there, half-formed, in your memory? “Mr. Noah” sounds like a vague memory of some ‘80s […]

Episode 330: John Wick: “Cut us, do we not bleed? Wrong us, do we not revenge?”

The Overthinkers tackle board game movie adaptations and the Keanu Reeves revenge thriller "John Wick." Episode 330: John Wick: “Cut us, do we not bleed? Wrong us, do we not revenge?” originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]

Back to First Internet Friend Visit

creative commons licensed ( BY-SA ) flickr photo shared by cogdogblog Last night, in 2014, Tim and I sat in his living room in Eugene reminiscing how we first connected. We both are fuzzy on the timing, but are pretty sure it was 1994. Show More Summary

Heads Gone! (Premier League Weekend Review Podcast)

5 days agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

With so many talking points from the weekend Premier League matches, we start by discussing the drama at Old Trafford where Manchester United battled Chelsea before diving into all of the “heads gone” drama up and down the country during … Continue reading ? Heads Gone! (Premier League Weekend Review Podcast) is a post from World Soccer Talk.

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