Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
The Girl Epidemic is a multimedia project about a different world where girls are hunted down and killed just for their genes. But that’s not actually too far from what actually happens in a lot of the world. The Girl Epidemic wants to change that.
Great concept, though I think it would play better on Xbox Kinect.
Angry Birds USB Slingshot
Think Angry Birds should be a sport? So do these guys, and they’re creating real equipment to compete with. Their USB-powered slingshot mimics the action of playing on the touch screen to give you total control. The design is still in prototype, but check out the full specs here.
A breakdown of what the average American household buys, based on government data (PDF) for December, 2011.
We didn’t include everything, but we included the biggies, as well as some smaller categories that caught our eye.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Credit: Lam Thuy Vo / Planet Money
Dear average Americans, please spend more on books, magazines, and newspapers and less on alcohol. Your friend, Newsweek.
We second that emotion, but can we start with lowering the utilities bill first? Signed, Fast Company
Amazing budgeting chart!!!