Thursday, June 21, 2012

Link roundup

1. "If you asked people in 1989 what they needed to make their life better, it was unlikely that they would have said that a decentralized network of information nodes that are linked using hypertext." Via.

2. Are we sure video surveillance is a bad thing? "An aged bus monitor employed by the Greece Central School District in Rochester, New York, is moved to tears while being verbally abused by a murder of petulant school children in a blood-boiling video uploaded to YouTube by a concerned third party." $133k has already been raised for the woman.

3. Negative review of Ikea's new tv.

4. Comment and win an art print.