Episcopalian Churches Vote to Finally Allow Same-Sex Wedding Ceremonies Following the Supreme Court’s lead, the Church voted overwhelmingly to support same-sex wedding ceremonies.
Hawaii Becomes First State in The Nation to Ban Plastic Bags The state followed a nationwide trending of cities, finally banning plastic bags.
18-Year-Old Creates Device to Help the Blind Become More Mobile He started at age 12.
F*ck Yeah America Not everything sucks here in the land of the free! Fact: the USA’s national parks are bigger in size than all of England.
Studies Show Race is a Big Factor in Online Dating White men and Asian women are pretty popular online.
Wacky Inventor Creates a Knife That Toasts as it Cuts I wonder what it can do with a bagel?
Tuesday night, I had just finished dinner. Typically, my laptop is open across the table to check in with the news missed over the course of the day. At 9 p.m. PST, I typed in Wikipedia.org to see if their blackout had kicked in yet. And there it was—the first blackout of many over the next 12 hours. It’s weird, because, well… it was simple. That’s all it takes. It’s not the interface. It’s the action. The emotional ripple that streamlines from the stance alone awaits me.
I accidentally fell asleep with the lights on and laptop on my belly. From the moment I woke up on Wednesday, it was an intense sugar rush. Dozens of Firefox tabs were open, and click click click. URLs were entered, and there it all was.
You have never seen #000 (black) applied in a more meaningful way. Click through to check out screenshots I took yesterday morning showcasing the designs used in the great internet blackout.
Mozilla helped lead the message and protest.
I was looking for educational institutions that would show their lack of support. Thank you, iSchool at Syracuse.
It’s not black, but hey… I’m saying “NOPA” with Minecraft.