rePost:: Letters of Note: I would have gladly mingled with you

Ludwig Beethoven’s Testament: This strangely brought me to tears.  And please do read the whole thing. From  “Letters of Note” blog Though born with a fiery, active temperament, even susceptible to the diversions of society, I was soon compelled to isolate myself, to live life alone. If at times I tried to forget all this, […]

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rePost::Ad Congress pulls out of Baguio, cutting revenues for city’s rehab – Business – GMANews.TV – Official Website of GMA News and Public Affairs – Latest Philippine News

I am reiterating my post yesterday! Let’s go to baguio! Ad Congress pulls out of Baguio, cutting revenues for city’s rehab MARIA ELENA GONZALES 10/15/2009 | 04:51 PM BAGUIO CITY – Organizers of the 21st Philippine Advertising Congress have chosen to hold the event elsewhere, depriving the city of much-needed revenue for its rehabilitation efforts. […]

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rePost::Market Manila – “It’s the best of the best.” – General

Something good where the Philippines is best at  LECHON! The article in the Food & Wine Magazine blog, is written by their restaurant editor, Kate Krader, and includes excerpts of Anthony Bourdain’s interview by the New York Times food critic Frank Bruni at the NYC Wine and Food Festival held last weekend in New York […]

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rePost::Greek maths comic is surprise bestseller | COSMOS magazine

The proliferation of pseudo science and stupidity cannot be counteracted by non-fiction books or not fun (at least to a fictional normal person) reading material. We really need to counteract this by playing to what the market wants. One of the reasons Japan leads in Robotics  is probably  anime.  We need more of things like […]

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rePost::Massively collaborative mathematics : Article : Nature

Someone needs to tell google to give these people google wave invites! The geniuses shows the drones how to get things done. New projects now under way will help to explore how collaborative mathematics works best (see http://go.nature.com/4ZfIdc). One question of particular interest is whether the process can be scaled up to involve more contributors. […]

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