Sunday, 14 February 2016

Check Out This Awesome TV Map of the UK | Kasterborous Doctor Who News and Reviews

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Dr Who News > Check Out This Awesome TV Map of the UK: Philip Bates is a writer at Kasterborous Doctor Who New...”
www.kasterborous.com — This is an ideal map for anyone who loves British television. American designer, Tim Ritz has created this incredible map of the UK charting where shed-loads of British shows are set, and where they’re actually filmed. So, for instance, Doctor Who: set in all of time and space, but filmed largely in Cardiff… Ritz lives in...

Jumping, With Chopped

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S. G. BASU says “Jumping, With Chopped”
sgbasu.com — Weird topic, right? What's a writer got to do with jumping and what's jumping got to do with Chopped, you'll wonder. I'll get to that eventually. I think. First though, I have to tell you a secret....

Future of the Internet

Jule Owen
Jule Owen says “Future of the Internet”
www.quantumrun.com — Godlike search engines. Virtual Assistants. Wearables replacing smartphones. AR vs VR. AI and the future, global hive mind. The dead finding a digital afterlife on the web. Learn insider secrets about the future of the Internet.

Blind 8-Year-Old Girl Empowers Classmates With Braille Valentine's Day Messages

Pete Planisek
Pete Planisek says “Blind 8-Year-Old Girl Empowers Classmates With Braille Valentine's Day Messages - Yahoo”
gma.yahoo.com — Amelia, a blind 8-year-old girl from Seattle, is flipping the script and empowering her fellow sighted classmates with braille Valentine's Day messages this holiday. Using a Perkins Brailler, known also as "a braille typewriter," Amelia wrote individualized compliments for each of her second-grade classmates, such as "I think you're really smart" and "You're an awesome artist," according to her mother Gail, who asked ABC News to only identify her and …

Dying Light: The Following Review

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Dying Light: The Following Review: First-person zombie brawler Dying Light is full of cars--burnt out, abandon...”
www.gamespot.com — Dying Light's latest DLC supplements the full game's first-person parkour with customizable dirt buggies, drastically different environments, and a conspiracy-driven mystery.

4 Harsh Truths & A Spiral Plan That Will Help You Sell More Books

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Jule Owen says “4 Harsh Truths & A Spiral Plan That Will Help You Sell More Books”
services4authors.com — If you're one of those people who knows everything already, you can leave now. You won't need any advice from someone who worked his way up from sleeping on the back seat of his car to getting mainstream published in 11…

These Are National Geographic's Favorite Photographs From 2015

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Paul Keene says “These Are National Geographic's Favorite Photographs From 2015 -”
www.iflscience.com — National Geographic has released an album of its favourite Daily Travel Photographs of 2015. Assessed both on their creativity and their content, the images capture all the natural wonder and cultural intrigue that comes with globetrotting. Be prepared to want to grab your passport and pack your bags.

Roma Nova – romantic?

Anna Belfrage
Anna Belfrage says “An excellent post about what makes us truly care for characters - emotions! Roma Nova - romantic? via @alison_morton
“I hate romantic fiction – I wouldn’t let my wife read it!” This was how one over-excited male member(!) of a writing group greeted my first pages of INCEPTIO where the heroi…

Who’s Your Hero?

Ricki Wilson
Ricki Wilson says “Who's Your Hero? via @MimiBarbour
Who’s your hero? Is he the guy on the cover or between the covers? I always thought the cover came after the story was written until I met an author who did it differently. S…