Street Art by Conor Harrington
sons and daughters of the milky way
Street art in Montreal
"Our lady of Grace" by the a’shop crew sponsored by the city of Montreal and prevention NDG
Watch this: The perfect ‘gearing up’ supercut
You’ll find the same scene in nearly every action movie: a solemn montage where the hero gears up for battle, putting on gloves, bandanas, a belt, a bandolier of some kind, and (of course) an insane amount of weaponry. This supercut pulls dozens of the scenes together — we spotted Commando, Dredd, and Point Break just for a start — into a five-minute blast of action-camp intensity-building that’s perfect for a Monday morning. Time to gear up.
Forget Google Glass, Android Wear, Smartwatches or contact lenses that give you night vision. Instead let’s talk about the awesomeness that is this 17th century Chinese abacus ring. It’s wearable tech from the Qing Dynasty, perhaps the world’s oldest smart ring.
Measuring a mere 1.2 centimeter-long by 0.7 centimeter-wide, the miniature abacus is a fully functional counting tool, but it’s so tiny that using it requires an equally dainty tool, such as a pin, to manipulate the beads, which are each less than one millimeter long."However, this is no problem for this abacus’s primary user—the ancient Chinese lady, for she only needs to pick one from her many hairpins."
oh my god ancient chinese ladies knew where it was at