The coolest place on the internet, according to this tagline.
AskArchiveFAQ

April 22, 2014
In case you needed your mind blown this evening, there’s a new Chrome plugin called Project Naptha which allows you to select text inside images. To give you an idea:


Project Naptha automatically applies state-of-the-art computer vision algorithms on every image you see while browsing the web.
The result is a seamless and intuitive experience, where you can highlight as well as copy and paste and even edit and translate the text formerly trapped within an image.

In case you needed your mind blown this evening, there’s a new Chrome plugin called Project Naptha which allows you to select text inside images. To give you an idea:

Project Naptha automatically applies state-of-the-art computer vision algorithms on every image you see while browsing the web.

The result is a seamless and intuitive experience, where you can highlight as well as copy and paste and even edit and translate the text formerly trapped within an image.

21:53 // 2 days ago
May 24, 2012
As we mentioned a few weeks back, Getty Images has updated their watermarks, in an effort to make them something a tad less annoying for folks to share. What do you think?

As we mentioned a few weeks back, Getty Images has updated their watermarks, in an effort to make them something a tad less annoying for folks to share. What do you think?

13:38 // 1 year ago
April 22, 2012
reuters:

Residents visit the crash site of a Boeing 737 airliner, operated by local airline Bhoja Air, in Islamabad April 22, 2012. Pakistani officials on Saturday promised a full investigation into the crash of the domestic flight that killed 127 people, saying they were examining all possibilities, from a technical fault to the age of the Boeing 737. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood
IMAGES: The most-telling photos of the past week from Reuters

Pakistani officials also promised new regulations for all private aircraft in an effort to ensure they are safe to fly.

reuters:

Residents visit the crash site of a Boeing 737 airliner, operated by local airline Bhoja Air, in Islamabad April 22, 2012. Pakistani officials on Saturday promised a full investigation into the crash of the domestic flight that killed 127 people, saying they were examining all possibilities, from a technical fault to the age of the Boeing 737. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood

IMAGES: The most-telling photos of the past week from Reuters

Pakistani officials also promised new regulations for all private aircraft in an effort to ensure they are safe to fly.

18:12 // 2 years ago
August 27, 2011
lookhigh:

TraceyMcCain: Oh wow! Praying everyone is safe! #Irene2011 ”@Mr_um: Irene floods Belhaven, NC. (via Twitter and Twitpic)

Jesus christ, this is the worst flooding photo we’ve seen so far.

lookhigh:

TraceyMcCainOh wow! Praying everyone is safe! #Irene2011 ”@Mr_umIrene floods Belhaven, NC. (via Twitter and Twitpic)

Jesus christ, this is the worst flooding photo we’ve seen so far.

(via abandonedcurrenteye-deactivated)

14:23 // 2 years ago
May 10, 2011
newsflick:

Police spray Ugandan opposition party leaders with coloured water during demonstrations in the capital Kampala, May 10, 2011. President Yoweri Museveni has vowed to crush the protests and blamed rising food and fuel costs on drought and global increases in oil prices. (James Akena)

We saw this earlier today — and couldn’t believe it. It’s evil and wrong — this bizarre form of suppression is below the belt.

newsflick:

Police spray Ugandan opposition party leaders with coloured water during demonstrations in the capital Kampala, May 10, 2011. President Yoweri Museveni has vowed to crush the protests and blamed rising food and fuel costs on drought and global increases in oil prices. (James Akena)

We saw this earlier today — and couldn’t believe it. It’s evil and wrong — this bizarre form of suppression is below the belt.

(Source: newsflick, via abandonedcurrenteye-deactivated)

20:47 // 2 years ago