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6 August 2012

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  1. Orbe.us | ReKognition

    A replacement for the Face.com API? But, judging by the demo, it seems much, much worse at face detection than Face.com.

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  • philgyford’s avatar

    Spending all my spare time happily slumped in front of people competing on telly, I feel like I'm in a Charlie Brooker dystopia.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @alanconnor But. Ex-plained. So. Very. Clear-ly. Alan.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @tomtaylor I like that the BBC occasionally shows little clips of these "drama" things to try and remind us of what it used to be like.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @abscond Fair enough :)

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @abscond I really like this article about why cyclists should behave more like cars than like pedestrians: reut.rs/9iPPef

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @abscond Sorry, still not clear what you mean by “If they’re wrong...” :)

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @abscond I don’t understand, sorry. The two what? “they”? “you”?

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @abscond One main problem with light jumping is that it makes pedestrians and drivers dislike cyclists, and see them as unpredictable.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    FailBetter Games are looking for a web developer. I did some work for them a while back and they’re clever and lovely: bit.ly/NwBUn6

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @designswarm On the way to work this morning there were men outside the pub on the corner of Old St/Bunhill Row happily drinking pints.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @paul_regan Excellent. We can take it in turns to get the gold medal. We should get through everyone in… 219 years.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    What's the point of anything if there's no chance of getting a gold medal and the applause of 80,000 people for it? #uninspiringageneration

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    The most exciting thumbnails.

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  • matlock’s avatar

    I'd rather live in a world that funded great science *and* sporting achievement, and taxed rich people more effectively to pay for it.

  • aanand’s avatar

    “The Mythical Man-Moth” BULLSHIT I know what I saw

  • thecomicscomic’s avatar

    On what news channel was everybody watching that Mars landing? None of them? Alrighty then.