Serendipity

Every second, a few people hit “play” on the same track at the same time. The tracks shown here were recorded over one hour of one day.

A lovely implementation showing folk listening to the same track all over the world.

Raising the Dead

At the bottom of the biggest underwater cave in the world, diving deeper than almost anyone had ever gone, Dave Shaw found the body of a young man who had disappeared ten years earlier

A long yet excellent read.

Myo

The Myo armband is a widget you wear around your upper forearm that:

lets you use the electrical activity in your muscles to wirelessly control your computer, phone, and other favorite digital technologies

There’s a slick video showing off potential applications and a behind the scenes video showing the device in development.

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