:n/e/t/surf: SMSInternet.org dans la tourmente en Inde
La semaine passée, de nombreux médias et services Web indiens se sont retirés de l’application Internet.org, une initiative lancée par Facebook dans les pays émergents, pour offrir un accès gratuit à Internet. Le problème? L’offre limitée serait en conflit avec les principes de la neutralité Internet.
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textually.orgSeeing more ads on your phone? Mobile ad revenue spikes
Did you notice more commercials while you toyed with your phone or watched an online video? Sales of both jumped last year, lifting total Internet ad spending to a record $49.5 billion in the US. c/net reports.
Internet advertising revenue climbed 16 percent to $49.5 billion in 2014, as a spike in sales for mobile spots pushed it above banner ads for the first time, according to a study from the Interactive Advertising Bureau.
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3DPrintingThis Designer 3D Printed A Rolex Watch And The Results Could Impact How We Personalize Wearables
What you see in the pictures here is a Rolex Submariner watch made at 300% scale using a 3D printer. Everything but the Perspex face and the battery-powered clock mechanism of it were achieved with 3D filament, a tube of super glue and a lot of patience. Forbes.
Designed, produced and assembled by Franc Falco, design specialist at creative consultancy Wolff Olins, the ‘watch’ was an exercise in his own 3D modeling capabilities, as well as that of his Ultimaker 2 desktop 3D printer. In true open source fashion, the plans were made available for anyone to download from Thingverse.com (a library of 3D printed designs run by MakerBot), including schematics for all the necessary parts and a detailed PDF from Falco on how to assemble them.
It may be a technical feat, to 3D print a watch that somewhat resembles a Rolex, but in the eyes of a trademark holder, it's a copy and a fake. My guess is they can expect legal action over this.
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The Good DroneThe Big Bang Theory episode featuring a DJI Phantom Drone
A DJI Phantom Drone makes an impressive appearance on The Big Bang Theory's latest episode Thursday night. (S08E22.The.Graduation). Very funny.