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Tofu-free Vegan Pumpkin Pie – VeggieBoards Community

Recipe: Organic Vegan Pumpkin Pie (tofu-free) Suitable for: Vegans and everyone else Serves: Makes 2 regular sized pumpkin pies or 4 mini pies. NOTE: This recipe makes enough pumpkin filling for 2 regular (8-9 inch) pies, BUT they will be thin – as in you’ll have less than an inch of filling, but being as…

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The Clean Grid – World’s Largest Solar Thermal Plant is on | Design we Need

The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System delivered its first kilowatts of power to Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) on Tuesday 24 of September 2013. The world’s largest solar thermal plant, located in the Mojave Desert, sent energy from its Unit 1 station to PG&E, which provides power to parts of Northern California. When the plant is…

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Powerful WordPress Tips And Tricks

I’ve been working with WordPress since the dawn of time, and even though I peek at the source code regularly, I still discover new tips and tricks. I’ve compiled my own list of 21 techniques that are handy, clever, fun or best practices rarely followed. I hope everyone finds something new in the list!  …

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No Deadlines For You! Software Dev Without Estimates, Specs or Other Lies

In Coding, Fast and Slow, I talked about one of the deepest challenges involved in writing software: the near-total inability of developers to predict how long a project will take. Fortunately, as that post mentioned, I believe there is a way to work, where the software you write ends up being valuable, and the business people you…

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Cookie Clicker – WTF did I just start this?

281 cookies – Cookie Clicker. stoopid little addictive game. i’m done. (not really). watching my cookie farms grow!

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Kenya shopping mall attack: Four-year-old British boy freed and given Mars bar after telling armed jihadist ‘you’re a bad man’ – Africa – World – The Independent

Kenya shopping mall attack: Four-year-old British boy freed and given Mars bar after telling armed jihadist ‘you’re a bad man’ – Africa – World – The Independent. As the group turned to leave, the gunman allegedly called after them saying the jihadists only wanted to kill Kenyans and Americans, not Britons, pleaded with Amber to…

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The Peachy Printer – The First $100 3D Printer & Scanner! by Rinnovated Design — Kickstarter

The Peachy Printer – The First $100 3D Printer & Scanner! by Rinnovated Design — Kickstarter. It’s affordable, small, lightweight, and unique. It’s a 3D printer in a class all it’s own! Update! Addons are allowed! For example if you back the $100 kit you can: – add $60 + shipping for each additional litre of…

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15 Inspiring Design Quotes Infographic – Glow New Media – Liverpool Web Design

<a href=”http://www.glow-internet.com/infographics/15-inspiring-design-quotes.aspx”><img src=”http://www.glow-internet.com/UserFiles/inspiring%20design%20quotes%209301.jpg” alt=”15 Inspiring Design Quotes” border=”0″ /></a><br /><a href=” http://www.glow-internet.com/infographics/15-inspiring-design-quotes.aspx”>15 Inspiring Design Quotes</a> by <a href=”http://www.glow-internet.com”> Glow New Media</a> via 15 Inspiring Design Quotes Infographic – Glow New Media – Liverpool Web Design. <a href=”http://www.glow-internet.com/infographics/15-inspiring-design-quotes.aspx”><img src=”http://www.glow-internet.com/UserFiles/inspiring%20design%20quotes%20930(1).jpg” alt=”15 Inspiring Design Quotes” border=”0″ /></a><br /><a href=” http://www.glow-internet.com/infographics/15-inspiring-design-quotes.aspx”>15 Inspiring Design Quotes</a> by <a href=”http://www.glow-internet.com”> Glow New…

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Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Chronicling America « Library of Congress. Search America’s historic newspaper pages from 1836-1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. Learn more

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Unity – Game Engine

Unity – Game Engine. In another life, I would’ve loved to learn this… Maybe I can sneak some time into this?! Yeh, right….  

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Euclideon Geoverse 2013 – YouTube

Euclideon Geoverse 2013 – YouTube. Euclideon Technology Demonstration for the Geospatial Industry.As many critics pointed out, if you have the ability to run terabytes of point cloud data, how do you store that much? And how would you load it?This is a problem inherent to laser scanning, which generates a lot of data. Geoverse is…

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iFlyChat free up to 10 users. https://iflychat.com/pricing Bankle 25 chats / month http://banckle.com/pricing/chat.html QuickChat free http://www.techytalk.info/wordpress/quick-chat/ \Envolve free up to 25 users ads https://www.envolve.com/pricing.html flex Talk unlimited chats http://www.flexytalk.com/pricing/ Zopim looks to be free https://www.zopim.com/pricing flyzoo free for beta testing http://flyzoo.co/ RumbleTalk free up to 50 users. looks pretty good. http://www.rumbletalk.com/premium51.php  

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Ultimate CSS Gradient Generator – ColorZilla.com

Great tool for generating CSS3 gradients! About The Ultimate CSS Gradient Editor was created by Alex Sirota (iosart). If you like this tool, check out ColorZilla for more advanced tools such as eyedroppers, color pickers, palette editors and website analyzers. As you might know, HTML5 introduced many exciting features for Web developers. One of the features is the ability to…

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▶ BUDDY RICH IMPOSSIBLE DRUM SOLO HQ – YouTube

▶ BUDDY RICH IMPOSSIBLE DRUM SOLO HQ – YouTube. at 70 years old in a tux!!!

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Google swaps out MySQL, moves to MariaDB • The Register

Updated Google is migrating its MySQL systems over to MariaDB, allowing the search company to get away from the Oracle-backed open source database. The news came out at the Extremely Large Databases (XLDB) conference in Stanford, California on Wednesday, one month after El Reg reported that Google had assigned one of its engineers to the MariaDB Foundation. News of…

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blog.reddit — what’s new on reddit: Off the Beaten Path: Smaller subreddits Worth a Visit

Every day reddit powers thousands of active communities. Yesterday there were 5,900 subreddits that received more than 5 posts or comments and tens of thousands that received at least one post or comment.  Most subreddits are small and usually pretty quiet. We all love the large, busy subreddits, but make sure you venture out of…

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▶ Zach Anner Rolls Over Austin Part III: Keep Austin Weird Festival – YouTube

▶ Zach Anner Rolls Over Austin Part III: Keep Austin Weird Festival – YouTube.

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▶ Ups and Downs – Workout Wednesday #4 – YouTube

▶ Ups and Downs – Workout Wednesday #4 – YouTube.

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The 10 Most Important Questions In Science*

I noticed in The Guardian that there’s a book coming out this week listing the 20 biggest challenges for modern science. I’d like to go over 10 of them today, perhaps coming back to the other 10 next week. *Every list of “most important questions” comes freighted with a certain amount of arbitrariness and The…

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Codecademy

Learn how to Code jQuery, JavaScript, PHP, Python, Ruby! Codecademy is an education company. But not one in the way you might think. We’re committed to building the best learning experience inside and out, making Codecademy the best place for our team to learn, teach, and create the online learning experience of the future.  …

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