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More maths fun

More maths fun

It’s no Gomboc, but the boy produced this earlier today using a maths renderer. The function is f(x,y) = (πx3)×y He also thinks you all should know about Acid2, which test your browser to see if it is latest-standards compliant. Share this post? No related posts.

“You’re such a buzzkill, snopes.”

A little Friday video divertissement: What happens when Google’s parents leave town for the weekend. [NSFW.] Share this post? Related posts: Privacy, anonymity, pseudonymity, outing, accountability: where are the boundaries? Were you online in ’95-ish? Tech Tips: Obscuring Spoilers in Comments – Screen Reader Accessible! Typical MND misrepresentation: shame on you, Glenn Sacks OK, his explanation does make sense after… Read more →

“conspire and collaborate”: quilting with 1s and 0s

Sometime Guest Hoyden sajbrfem is putting the “feminism” back in “cyberfeminism”. This Cyberfeminism 101 slideshow is the first of her web-based art project, producing one cyberfeminism work per week for a year. This is the creative-practice part of a doctoral programme in cyberfeminist art. The slideshow covers cyberfeminist basics and the thesis itself, and introduces sajbrfem’s developing cyberfeminist methodology, which… Read more →