Thursday, June 28, 2012

Link roundup

1. Comment and win Adventure Time Mimobots.

2. A recipe app for the iPad with touch free gesture controls so you don't have to get your iPad dirty. Via.

3. "Coal generates nearly half the electricity we use in the United States. We all depend on the fossilized remains of plants — but the vast majority of the coal in the ground comes from a single era, from 360 to 300 million years ago."

4. "Over the last decade in Iraq, we established a whole bunch of nasty precedents about the use of force by mercenaries that could come back and bite us on the butt. Just wait until Chinese mercenary companies start operating in Africa."