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Introducing the mental_floss iPad App!

We’re very excited to announce the launch of the iPad version of mental_floss magazine! The app is free, and if you download it now, you can get the new issue free as well (thanks, Boeing). If you’ve always thought about giving our magazine a shot, now seems like the perfect time. Download the mental_floss iPad [...]

Downloadable Weeping Angel Mask

Doctor Who fans know how terrifying the Weeping Angel is, and what an awesome Halloween costume it would be. Download and print your own mask! Link -via The Daily What Geek

Town Turns Itself into a Virtual Library

Your town lacks space for a library? Try this virtual solution by Project Ingeborg in Klagenfurt, Austria: An initiative called Project Ingeborg has placed 70 stickers equipped with QR codes and NFC chips in various locations around the town, Engadget reports. When you hold your smartphone up to one, it sends your browser to a website [...]

Downloading knowledge – Matrix style

Scientists have made the first steps towards being able to download skills directly in to the brain. It isn’t quite on par with the movie “The Matrix”…

Win some free downloads at Wolfgang’s Vault!

A couple weeks ago, I wrote about and promised you a chance to win a couple free downloads. Well, that day has arrived: Today marks the big moment as WV has just made 1,000 more concerts available for legal download. (Massive cheering and lighter lighting a la “Freebird”). So how do you win? Easy… sort [...]