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A short history of Rubik’s cube

Keghan explains in under 3 minutes how Rubik’s cube came to life and what are the World’s Records on solving the cube. One thing is for sure: I haven’t played with one such cube in a very-very long time and I should start buying one. The world record for solving the classic 3-by-3 standard Rubik’s […]

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Fasten your seatbelts: learn about flight instructions with Rocketboom

Keghan invites us to Rockeboom Flight Attendant School and we learn that following the flight instructions is REALLY, really important. There are not so many perils while in flight, but you never know. Best is to devote the first minutes of each flight to the instructions those fine ladies are presenting each time. I miss […]

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Pop culture: what’s up with Grumpy Cat?

Kegan, from Rocketboom, explains why the Grumpy Cat became so famous and what led to the memes that transformed this cat into a pop culture icon. “I had fun once / It was awfull” was among the first sentences I have first seen and laughed at like crazy. The Grumpy Cat, by its real name […]

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The history of GIF via RocketBoom

GIF is as ubiquitous as the internet memes are a part of the web today. Called gif or jif, these moving images have spawned an entire ocean of creativity on the web. Some have used gifs in art installations and all the guys who remember the 8 bit game era still love gifs very much. […]

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