Iceland's mother tongue and cultural identity is drowning in an online ocean of English
A transcriber on the Isle of Man can decipher almost anything.
The fundamental question, always, when it comes to President Donald Trump is this: Is he following a grand plan that only he can see or is he just saying and doing things with no broader blueprint in mind?
Tumblr is a place to express yourself, discover yourself, and bond over the stuff you love. It's where your interests connect you with your people.
Politicians tell us it is the pre-eminent subject. Nonsense. They're just obsessed with measuring, targetry and control
Military job titles are going to be changed to be less sexist-but only some of them. And that says something about how language handles gender.
The Hermit Kingdom makes a lot more sense when you know its roots: Japanese fascism.
I get mail. And sometimes I want to share it with you. Especially when it's email like this one, from Jacques Mattheij:
As the backlash to Aaron Sorkin's all-too-tidy Steve Jobs biopic shows, digital audiences have learned to embrace a messy, unpredictable style of tale that mirrors real life.
Creative Commons allows people to grant others freedom, but with very specific and often mutually exclusive conditions. And that's only sort of freedom.
Let me tell you how I read: I sit in my apartment with my back to shelves of lovely books, hundreds of carefully chosen books, and I fire up a web browser and go to archive.org, the Internet Archive, which, per its name, is a significant not-for-profit organization dedicated to archiving the world's knowledge, and I think of a word-say, the word "ornament"-and I search. At which point hundreds of ...
Using technology to recreate heritage items can help connect nations.
One of the most exciting things about widespread access to 3D printing is how it has started to push cultural institutions to begin digitizing their 3D col
Founding chairman of the Digital Public Library of America, who appears Monday at Miami Dade College, argues that libraries are still essential.
Archaeologists have increasingly turned to LiDAR to survey their areas of interest. Join us for a tour of some of the most stunning sites.
People often say they are enthusiastic about games because "they can tell stories", or because they enable narrative moments not possible in other media. But although there are numerous flashes of brilliance in games, this potential often feels like something they circle, but never attain. That's because the act of writing for games and the
Homo sapiens' domination of Earth is coming to an end, not in some imagined science-fiction future but as the result of today's processes of resource extraction and waste generation.
Fifty Shades of Grey" is part of a corporate capitalist onslaught that has seen women dehumanized, men desensitized, children damaged and violence and exploitation glorified.
It has been 30 years since EastEnders arrived on UK screens to begin chronicling the lives of the denizens of fictional Albert Square in east London. But the history of soap operas goes back a great deal