Monthly Archives: June 2018

Xiaomi’s New Mi Pad Is No iPad Mini Clone

Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 with 8-inch Full HD display, Snapdragon 660, 4G LTE, AI Face unlock announced Xiaomi has finally announced the Mi Pad 4, as it had promised. It has an 8-inch Full HD screen with 16:10 aspect ratio, … Continue reading

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Internet Archive: 52 Issues Of Psychotronic Video

Psychotronic Video Psychotronic Video was a film magazine originally started by publisher/editor Michael J. Weldon in 1980 in New York City as a hand-written and photocopied weekly fanzine entitled Psychotronic TV. It was then relaunched by Weldon under its more … Continue reading

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The Greatest American Hero: Second Reboot FAILS

I’m coming to this six months late, but even so … Female-Led ‘Greatest American Hero’ Nabs ABC Pilot Pickup TV Pilots 2018: The Complete Guide to What Lives, Dies and Still Has a Pulse ABC Comedy The Greatest American Hero* … Continue reading

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Herbie: The Fat Fury

One of the coolest — if not the coolest — superheroes of the 1960s didn’t wear a costume. And he was fat. He was Herbie: The Fat Fury. The Internet Archive has 22 issues, plus some extras. Get them. You … Continue reading

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“Bust A Cap”

I was surprised to find the term “busting a cap” in the novel True Grit. It was published in 1968. Google revealed others found this long before me. But I got even more curious and I went to look at … Continue reading

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Weekend Review: June 23-24, 2018

I did not wander about much and cut my time in the city short on Sunday, so my sightings were few: 3 Boosted boards, 1 unidentified eScooter (Xiaomi?), 1 unidentified shortboard (oddly, with green Acton front wheels, dark back wheels, … Continue reading

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First Video: Lime eScooter Rentals In Paris

Yellow underline added by me. Electric scooter rentals will win. Hit the CC or Setting gear icon if English subtitles don’t appear: Electric standing scooter sharing service launches in Paris Paris has some rough roads! Previously here: Lime eScooter Rentals … Continue reading

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Fibonacci: The Music Of Math

Music From The Fibonacci Sequence

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YouTube’s Sponsor Button Goes Live

Look what just popped up at a video: Clicking on it …

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Netflix: Hannah Gadsby – Nanette

Bob Lefsetz: Nanette I tend to stay away from Netflix non-series. Their own movies have disappointed. I’m not into watching comedy specials. And the one Letterman I saw I thought was a waste of time. But based on what Lefsetz … Continue reading

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