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Steinway makes a speaker that costs as much as their pianos

$250,000. Insane, and probably insanely great. Via (Wired).

Steve Jobs on education, 14 years ago

“I don’t believe it’s a problem that has a technological answer. I believe it’s a problem that has a human answer… When we attacked this problem 20 years ago, we really thought that technology would be this miraculous substitute… But it turns out the more you look, the more you see. It’s actually the fundamental […]


Never lose sight

Why does this magnificent applied science which saves work and makes life easier bring us so little happiness? The simple answer runs: Because we have not yet learned to make sensible use of it. In war it serves that we may poison and mutilate each other. In peace it has made our lives hurried and […]