A pass to the national parks ($80); vulva-shaped chocolates ($20; a donation to Planned Parenthood (varies); anything from Patagonia (they’re suing Trump); ACLU tees ($28); Cards Against Humanity ($25) and many more items, all in The Guardian’s Ultimate gift guide for the Trump-hater in your life. (Thanks, Mom!)
The annual Share Festival, held in both Turin and Belgrade, features a juried prize for electronic art; this year’s theme is “Fr@nkenstein: The Modern Prometheus,” and will be judged by an international panel under the direction of Bruce Sterling and Jasmina Tesanovic.
Science Friday’s beautiful “File Not Found” series looks at the thorny questions of digital preservation: finding surviving copies of data, preserving the media it is recorded upon, finding working equipment to read that media, finding working software to decode the information once it’s read, clearing the rights to archive it, and maintaining safe, long term […]
Laser Maze is a super-fun electronic board game that challenges players to arrange angled mirrors to route a laser beam from an emitter to a sensor, avoiding obstacles; in The Quantum Game, you undertake the same fundamental task, but with a virtual laser that only emits one photon, and virtual beam-splitters, absorbtive polarizers, quarter-wave plates, […]
Stone River eLearning has over 2,000 hours of instructional content, and lifetime access is currently available in the Boing Boing Store for $85. To help you start training for a new career, Stone River has courses in a wide variety of subjects. You can learn to write code for the web or develop your own […]
To celebrate the upcoming release of The Last Jedi, we’re offering a selection of Star Wars-themed interior decorations in the Boing Boing Store for 15% off the usual retail value — all you have to do is enter coupon code GIFTSHOP15 during checkout. Here’s what you can get: 3D Mega Lamps These custom-fabricated LED lamps light up […]
Holiday gift exchanges are often overpopulated with useless junk, but it doesn’t have to be that way. The following items definitely have some novelty appeal, but not without some actual everyday utility. Plus, everything here can be had for 15% off with coupon code GIFTSHOP15. Hyperchiller Coffee Chiller: 2-Pack Instead of paying $5 for a […]