Thync Study

Those of you who know me at all, you're probably already tired of me talking about Transhumanism. I am a huge fan of new technologies, and I'm especially interested in technologies that directly impact the performance of the human body. An insane amount of groups out there are working every…

Why I Want to Start Pirating Digital Media

The topic of piracy was in vogue some time ago. It died out, came back, died out again. Sites like Demonoid, PirateBay and services like Popcorn time were investigated or shutdown. And as annoying as it might be for some, they got shot down for good reason. I wouldn't want…

Ants

Happy New Year! Start it with a cute video: the ants from shiva kumar on Vimeo.…

Put My Cloud to Good Use

It's finals week at Brandeis and studying means procrastination. So... Since I have all this extra time I fell too guilty to spend sleeping, what can I do to put my EC2 instance to work and do something cool with it?…

Xiki - a new type of shell

1:23 AM. Sleep eludes me; again. I heard about Xiki's Kickstarter campaign and tonight I remembered about it. I gave it a shot and was pleasantly surprised. Xiki is a more interactive shell, one that leverages useful elements of GUIs. It's designed to be used in a text editor…

Commercials in Bad Taste

I don't understand how companies don't realize that advertisements like this only hurt their brand. Case in point: Samsung's desperate attempt to ridicule a phone that's not even out yet. Note to Samsung: learn some manners!…