From the CopyBot website comes Ray Cadaster's list of the 50 most intersting articles on Wikipedia, sure to keep you busy reading for hours.
Deep in the bowels of the internet, I came across an exhaustive list of interesting Wikipedia articles by Ray Cadaster. It's brilliant reading when you're bored, so I got his permission to post the top 50 here.
Bookmark it, start reading, and become that person who's always full of fascinating stuff you never knew about.
|The NSA Prism Whisteblower: Everything You Need to Know|
|Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's Crack Story Tops Even Barack Obama On Google Trends|
|“Google is our modern man's God.”|
|The Mobile Browser is Dying|
|@GIFFFFR: Make Animated GIF Out of YouTube Videos|
|“Recent advances in the field of artificial intelligence.”|
|“A two-legged robot created by Agility Robotics, designed to get your delivery from a car to your door.”|
|“For the first time in the history of life, we can affect the future of our evolution.”|
|The (Very Scary) People of Public Transit|
|Recycled Vacuum Lamps|
|CaptchaTweet: Write Tweets in Captcha Form|
|“Self-driving trucks will begin hauling mail between USPS facilities.”|
|“Many [Silicon Valley] parents now have serious concerns about tech's impact on kids' psychological and social development.”|
|“The company is losing billions, has essentially no underlying value, and its business could be hammered overnight.”|
|Naked Preacher Lady [NSFW]|
|“A deep fake sex video emerges in a Google search of your name.”|
|“How these systems are being fused together to design new regimes of totalitarian surveillance and control.”|