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Tuesday: March 9, 2010

Amazon to start working on a better web browsing experience for the Kindle.Amazon to start working on a better web browsing experience for the Kindle.

Engineers are hard at work, or will be hard at work once the position is filled, to bring you a richer web browsing experience on your beloved Kindle device. Maybe you'll even get to see some media (like images) when all is said and done. Images on the web, what a concept!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 3:16 PM | Tags (8) | amazon | browser | images | kindle | text | text | web | webmonkey |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: September 21, 2009

Twenty-five images recreated using food as the primary canvas.Twenty-five images recreated using food as the primary canvas.

Nothing screams fine art to me like the Mona Lisa done entirely in cabbage. Now I'm hungry.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Artsy @ 4:43 PM | Tags (6) | artsy | bacon | food | fruit | images | pictures |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: June 19, 2009

Behold! The first image showing off how a memory is actually formed.Behold! The first image showing off how a memory is actually formed.

The finding provides the first visual evidence that when a new memory is formed new proteins are made locally at the synapse - the connection between nerve cells - increasing the strength of the synaptic connection and reinforcing the memory.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Science @ 8:38 AM | Tags (5) | images | memories | proteins | science | synapse |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: June 17, 2009

Aviary pulls the curtain back on new online image markup application.Aviary pulls the curtain back on new online image markup application.

Should make things easier for those of us who need to annotate images on the fly.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 5:14 PM | Tags (5) | falcon | aviary | editing | images | manipulation |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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