Monday, January 11, 2016

Link roundup

1. Instructions for making a Lego Tron lightcycle.

2. "Daily Telegraph Installs Workplace Monitors On Journalists’ Desks"

The devices can tell whether newspaper staff are at their desk by using heat and motion sensors, BuzzFeed News has learned.
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Journalists were baffled by the unannounced appearance of the boxes. Staff resorted to googling the brand name and discovered they were wireless motion detectors produced by a company called OccupEye that monitor whether individuals are using their desks.
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UPDATE: The devices have been removed following this story.
3. Check out the Shanghai Apple store.

4. "Army, rural values help Harney County sheriff face militants"