Yes geeks, it’s that time of the year again! As usual, DragonCon took place during Labor Day weekend, and as with last year, we’ve got some pictures of various cosplayers attending the event for you.
Iran’s president has urged the country’s ruling clerics to be more open to the Internet. Hassan Rouhani has accompanied his call by allowing 3G and 4G services for the first time.
[Source: CH | Via Neatorama]
The Internet Archive has uploaded around 2.6 million historical photographs to Flickr. The man who found a simple technique to create and automate the upload hopes to inspire other digital libraries to do the same.
Warning: Watching this video got me slightly dizzy. Coming to you at the Six Flags park in San Antonio, Texas, in summer 2015.
Meets Chibatman – a Japanese man who dresses as Batman to make Japanese people smile and who has become an internet sensation.
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A few days ago, James Gunn posted a story he got sent from a fan whose autistic young brother was overjoyed when he realized that Drax the Destroyer was just like him: “He’s like me!
For today’s edition of Deal of the Day and today only, Amazon offers up to 85% off on over a thousand Kindle books for student.
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Prepare yourself for an unrelenting fact blitzkrieg. [Buzzfeed]
Ouch! Fortunately, no one does that, or at least no one I know of. [Dorkly]
Just seeing this makes me glad I stopped working in tech support back in 2011, I just stopped having the patience for this kind of stuff.
Engage! [Via Eatliver]
Don’t you just love that the little gear seems to be powering the whole leg? [Christopher Snell]
For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has Godzilla (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD UltraViolet Combo Pack) for just $19.99.
A Fantastic webcomic by LA-based animator and comic artist “The Nate.” This one might not seem a whole lot geeky at first, but be sure to keep on reading!
From the Star Wars Youtube Channel: Welcome to The StarWars.com 10, a feature where StarWars.com’s editorial staff huddles to discuss — in committee — various topics relating to a galaxy far, far away.
You’ve been warned. [schizoduckie on Reddit | Via LS]