Hack Dictionaries With A New Definition Of Marriage

psfk-M2-625x418Activists silently fight for the original term to be updated to coincide with current times. Choose and add your sticker
‘The team behind HACKmarriage project have secretly entered the dictionary section of bookstores and libraries in San Francisco and placed stickers over the ‘Marriage’ entry in each one.

‘The stickers portray a more modern version of marriage, changing the phrase ‘a man and a woman’ to ‘two people,’ and also replacing the original phrase to, ‘the formal union of two people by which they become partners for life.’…’

Educational Tablet With Topics Instead Of Apps [Pics]
Psych up your child for his/her preferred career
‘The fuseproject designed XO Tablet, available from Walmart, features a child-friendly interface and protective cover. Developed in collaboration with the One Laptop Per Child Association, the Android tablet’s main screen is organized around topics rather than apps.

‘It is centered around the idea of aspirational “dreams” and prompts children with the line “I want to be an…” to help them navigate around the device. There is a large selection of software, games, and apps surrounding each topic of interest…’

Facebook Board Game Brings Social Media To The Real-World
The idea is that instead of engaging with Facebook on your computer or phone, you can arrange to meet up with friends, have a few drinks and play in real life.
More details are available on request

Twitter Disconnect for Firefox
‘Twitter is notified whenever you visit one of the more than 20 percent of sites on the web that include Twitter widgets (see http://j.mp/dcdefcon).

‘Turn off the flow of your data to them!

‘Twitter Disconnect blocks all traffic from third-party sites to Twitter servers but still lets you access Twitter itself…’


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