Tag: value
diamond

Here’s a very long read from The Atlantic about the actual low worth of diamonds as a precious stone and the incredible marketing campaign put on by De Beers worldwide to make people believe that diamonds were actually worth a heck of a lot more than the stones sitting outside on the sidewalk. If there […]

facebook-is-worth-more-than

The New York Times puts together this interactive page that strips together the values of different companies and adds them up to show you how much Facebook was recently worth at the end of its first trading day on the NASDAQ. The results may surprise you.

the-colour-clock

How wonderful is this?! The Colour Clock converts the current time (hours, minutes, and seconds) to a hexadecimal color value! Watch as the time just gradually fades into the next color forever and ever. This would be great on a large secondary monitor.