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How Home Air Conditioning Triumphed Over the Open Air Movement

Bill explains how the rise of home air conditioning had to battle the open air movements in public school: They regarded it as only for factories where it was first introduced. Only when movie theatres added air conditioning in the 1930 and 1940s did it become popular for the home.

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Terminator

We are fans of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s overall body of work. Terminator: Genisys piques our interest, even if it’s spelled wrong.

Here’s 7 things you didn’t know about the killer time-traveling robot franchise!

Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare - Multiplayer Reveal Official Trailer

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare takes multiplayer gameplay to new heights.

The core movement system is fundamentally changed with exoskeleton technology, creating the most dynamic, action-packed multiplayer experience in Call of Duty history.

Pre-order the Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare Day Zero Edition!

  • 24 hour EARLY access
  • Advanced Arsenal featuring the Bullet Brass exoskeleton and EM1 Quantum directed energy weapon
  • Two custom weapons, the AK-12G Assault Rifle and CROSSBOW-B2
  • Double XP on November 3rd.

The Real League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

A title sequence produced by Florian Liedtke for a university project. It’s his take on how the League of Extraordinary Gentleman should have gone, complete with a revised cast list.

Song “The Other Side" by Woodkid.

First-Person Hyperlapse Videos [Microsoft Research]

Microsoft Research presents a method for converting first-person videos, for example, captured with a helmet camera during activities such as rock climbing or bicycling, into hyperlapse videos: time-lapse videos with a smoothly moving camera.

Check out the project page for more details:

Peter Hollens - Lord of the Rings: Gollum’s Song

Great cover of the song that plays over the closing credits of The Two Towers.

Buy it from iTunes and support the artist.