Tag: replacement

I’ve written about Soylent before. It’s that Kickstarter-funded magic formula of nutrition that can reportedly replace food altogether for an average human being. You can make some at home if you don’t want to be on their waiting list, but if you enjoy other people’s company and the actual taste of food, you won’t be […]


Interesting news coming from Digg. They are building a new Google Reader replacement hopefully set to launch by July 1st when Google Reader shuts down. Users are requesting that it basically be a clone of the current Google Reader with only a few modifications. Simple is key, no?

ParaNorman – Faces of ParaNorman from Grow Film Company on Vimeo. You saw a preview already of how they made ParaNorman and now here’s another video showing just how complicated the filmmaking process was for this film just on the character faces alone. I’m not knocking their process (I am a sucker for stop-motion animation […]


Cool! For just $30, iFixit will sell you a transparent back for the GSM/AT&T iPhone 4 that’s made of glass! And with iFixit’s fantastic step-by-step installation instructions, this iPhone 4 hack is as easy as ever!

This video made by photographer Stephen Mallon (of trains being dumped into the Atlantic fame) shows a time-lapse of the delivery of the Willis Avenue Bridge on July 26, 2010. It looks like Stephen was allowed to place cameras atop of the bridge section during transport on the Hudson River (that’s kinda cool!).

WOW WOW WOW! Talk about being blown away by trivia! Did you know that the Winklevoss twins in The Social Network were not actually played by twins? In fact, they were played by two completely separate individuals. [via] On screen, you know the Winklevoss twins as the face of actor Armie Hammer, but during filming, […]