Rube Goldberg

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Name: Rube Goldberg
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Video Dominates Talk At AOL's Pro...

Video was the name of the game at lastnight’s Programmatic Upfront event hosted by AOL, which I guess should be expected from an event with the word “Upfront” in it. But it wasn’t just digital video: AOL was alsoplugging linear TV.In addition to launching ... [Published Media Post - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

EDITORIAL: The District's contempt of court

The District of Columbia is too clever by half. When a federal judge ordered the city to recognize the right of residents and nonresidents to carry guns for self-defense, the city channeled Rube Goldberg , the cartoonist who drew those convoluted designs ... [Published Washington Times - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Build a Bigger Mousetrap

[embedded content]Mark Perez, Rose Harden and the team behind the Life Size Mousetrap have taken a childhood game and turned it into a sideshow spectacle that any carny would be proud to be a part of. The structure itself is an impressive Rube Goldberg ... [Published Embedded Computing Design - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

11 of the most entertaining UC Berkeley alumni

Sometimes, all you feel like doing is curling up on your unmade bed — in your ratty sweatpants and with a cup of overly strong coffee — and watching YouTube clips. If this is the case,  you clicked on the right blog link — especially if you enjoy feeling ... [Published Daily Californian - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Why Is Obamacare a Rube Goldberg Contraption?

Have you ever wondered why Obamacare is burdened with so much complexity? Here’s the answer: Barack Obama. Obama? Yes, the president himself. He campaigned on the promise that he would put partisanship aside and unite the country behind sensible answers ... [Published Independent Institute - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 4 reports

Let’s Fix The Internet | TechCrunch

I hate to be the one to tell you this, but: we, the people of the Internet, have collectively run up a colossal amount of technical debt[1]. Much of our online infrastructure consists of band-aid and/or legacy Rube Goldberg solutions hacked together with ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Rube Goldberg Rocket Launch

In my previous column, I described how I moved to a new home and created Orbis, a piece of Arduino-powered kinetic artwork. This led to my launching a Kickstarter project for my Dr. Duino diagnostic shield for debugging stacks of regular Arduino shie ... [Published EE Times - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

WATCH: A light-powered Rube Goldberg machine

Cartoon aficionados have seen this so many times before: a contraption that uses a complex series of machines machines to perform a simple task—always to amusing effect. Such contraptions—called "Rube Goldberg" machines after the engineer and cartoonist ... [Published GMA News Online - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Power of Optics: A Rube Goldberg Machine Powered by Light and Magnifying Glasses

[embedded content]A fun little Rube Goldberg set-up that primarily uses light and magnifying glasses to set off a number of the chain reactions, by melting ice, popping balloons and so on. An advertisement for Japanese high-speed optical internet service ... [Published Daily Grail - Sep 15 2014]
Entities: Rube Goldberg, Optics
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 3 reports

The power of optics

Instead of trinkets, this awesome Rube Goldberg machine plays with light, to spectacular effect. ... [Published Malay Mail - Sep 12 2014]
Entities: Optics, Rube Goldberg
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

This Rube Goldberg Machine Plays With Light Instead of Trinkets

Submitted by:(via au ) Tagged: design , rube goldberg , Video Share on Facebook ... [Published The Daily What - Sep 11 2014]
Entities: Rube Goldberg
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Cartoon helped spark Goldberg memories

The Aug. 22 editorial cartoon showed a person with a cup held out for a donation.It was like a flashback to a Rube Goldberg machine. This was an amazingly complex route to accomplish a simple task.I pictured in my mind how this person slaved to get this ... [Published Journal-Gazette - Sep 04 2014]

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Video Dominates Talk At AOL's Pro... [Published Media Post - Sep 30 2014]
EDITORIAL: The District's contempt of court [Published Washington Times - Sep 30 2014]
Week in Geek: Two missions to Mars [Published MSNBC - Sep 29 2014]
Go, girl! Apps with positive female role models [Published Lafayette Journal & Courier - Sep 28 2014]
After Scottish shock, reshape Britain! [Published Workers Liberty - Sep 28 2014]
Build a Bigger Mousetrap [Published Embedded Computing Design - Sep 27 2014]
The Great Circuit Divide Over Individual Subsidies [Published New Jersey Law Journal - Sep 26 2014]
Not Just Another Selfie: Storehouse Lets You Te... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 26 2014]
If Common Core Math Is the Problem [Published LewRockwell.com - Sep 26 2014]
Tröegs Brewing Company: handcrafted food and beer [Published Examiner.com - Sep 26 2014]
For foodies, this commander in chief is a five-... [Published New York Daily News - Sep 25 2014]
11 of the most entertaining UC Berkeley alumni [Published Daily Californian - Sep 25 2014]
Musical Precision And Chaos Collide In Buke And... [Published WBUR - Sep 25 2014]
Shelby County and Memphis “In the Zone” [Published Memphis Flyer - Sep 25 2014]
Inspire young Kiwi inventors these school holid... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Sep 25 2014]
Why Is Obamacare a Rube Goldberg Contraption? [Published Independent Institute - Sep 24 2014]
Don't Feed the Trolls [Published Portland Mercury - Sep 24 2014]
Cell-to-Cell Growth Signals Are Mechanical, Not... [Published Genetic Engineering News - Sep 24 2014]
Review: In The Boxtrolls, the Monsters Are the ... [Published Time - Sep 24 2014]
Review: In The Boxtrolls, the Monsters Are the ... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - Sep 24 2014]
Review: In The Boxtrolls, the Monsters Are the ... [Published TIME.com - Sep 24 2014]
The Oiliness of Everything: Invisible Oil and E... [Published Resilience - Sep 24 2014]
‘Science:’ You Use The Word, But It Doesn’t Mea... [Published Acton Commentary - Sep 23 2014]
Denzel Washington Will Kick Your Ass Now: The E... [Published Deadspin - Sep 23 2014]
Q&A: OK Go’s Tim Nordwind [Published Emory Wheel - Sep 23 2014]
Photos: Happy Park(ing) Day! | Seattle Bike Blog [Published Sightline Daily - Sep 22 2014]
EHR design and dissatisfaction: It's a matter o... [Published HealthCareIT News - Sep 22 2014]
7 Lost Characters We Wanted to See More [Published Esquire - Sep 22 2014]
Obamacare Isn't Perfect, But That's No Reason t... [Published Mother Jones - Sep 22 2014]
Let’s Fix The Internet | TechCrunch [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 20 2014]
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Review: In The Boxtrolls, the Monsters Are the ... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - Sep 24 2014]
Imagine that ancient Paris had been built on the vertiginous slopes of San Francisco, and you’ll picture Cheesebridge, where the highborn dwell in rancid splendor at the top and society’s dregs live underground. These are the boxtrolls, uggy creatures ...
Review: In The Boxtrolls, the Monsters Are the ... [Published TIME.com - Sep 24 2014]
Imagine that ancient Paris had been built on the vertiginous slopes of San Francisco, and you’ll picture Cheesebridge, where the highborn dwell in rancid splendor at the top and society’s dregs live underground. These are the boxtrolls, uggy creatures ...
Let’s Fix The Internet [Published TechCrunch - Sep 20 2014]
 I hate to be the one to tell you this, but: we, the people of the Internet, have collectively run up a colossal amount of technical debt. Much of our online infrastructure consists of band-aid and/or legacy Rube Goldberg solutions hacked together with ...
Let’s Fix The Internet [Published TechCrunch Europe - Sep 20 2014]
 I hate to be the one to tell you this, but: we, the people of the Internet, have collectively run up a colossal amount of technical debt. Much of our online infrastructure consists of band-aid and/or legacy Rube Goldberg solutions hacked together with ...
Taking back Mosul: The next, ‘much harder’ phas... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
WASHINGTON – The U.S. air campaign to thwart the advance of fighters from the Islamic State has been the easy part of President Barack Obama’s strategy in Iraq and Syria. Soon begins the next and much harder phase: rolling back their gains in Mosul, ...
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Taking Rube Goldberg Seriously [Published Slate Magazine - Apr 24 2014]
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