Great Song, Great Video, and a Source of Inspiration
First off, kudos to @SeriouslySheila for bringing this artist to our attention. Second, get a hold of us Sheila we would like to hear more from this talented artist. Sheila sent us a tweet asking us to re-tweet this artist’s video. After checking it out, we decided that it was well worth a post. Listeners, check him out in the video below.
I Am So Glad Geek Is Kewl
Back in my day, being a geek met wedgies, being bullied and being the but of many a joke. Fortunately one of the things I got geeky about is Aikido. I think that started to change when Gates landed a fashion model.
Lilly Allen give the geek a positive spin with URL Badman. Check out the kewl effects in this video.
So remember, “a broadband champion” is an awesome thing to be.
This Video Explains How Patent Trolls Came to Be
If you listen to our news broadcasts here, you are very likely to hear stories about patent trolls and “copywrong” as Lumpy uses to refer to the current state of intellectual property law. It has reached the ridiculous point where trolls are laying claims to broad matters such as playlists and podcasting. This is about as logical as patenting the alphabet. The video below, explains how old law and new tech combined to create software patent trolls.
Happy Birthday Song Turns 90 and Warner Still Owns It
As we often comment here, the system is broken. Stephen Colbert, as usual, has a great take on it. Check out him poking fun at this “copywrong” situation in the video which follows.
I found out about this funny mock commercial from Funny or Die at a post which is much more serious. I would encourage you to read the more serious post at TechDirt. Unfortunately, the reason this video, featuring former porn star Sasha Grey, is funny is because it is true.
- GLENN GREENWALD: The NSA Can Store ‘One Billion Cell Phone Calls Every Single Day’ (businessinsider.com)
- Navy Vet Asks If NSA Is Spying On Him – NSA Says It’s None Of His Business (sgtreport.com)
Have you ever wondered what happened to the Disney Princesses, after Happily Ever After? How about why Ariel was in such a rush to get out of the ocean? No?
No worries, now you don’t have to, in a video that is nothing short of genius, Youtube sensation Paint gives you a glimpse into the lives of the Princesses after the credits roll.