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People are tweeting surprise holiday visits, and they’re just heartwarming

12.24.2018 · Posted in Family Articles, Technology Articles

They begin in a similar way: Someone sneaks down a hallway, stealthily opens a door, quietly comes down stairs. Then everyone starts screaming and hugging and someone almost always cries.  Over the past few days, people have been tweeting videos... ...

This story of a noisy neighbor — and cake — shows the power of kindness over anger

12.23.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

Call it the Christmas Spirit: 2018 Edition. Writer Candice Marie Benbow chose to handle what could have been a sticky situation with a neighbor with kindness, and, also, cake. SEE ALSO: Happy Holidays, internet: Here are 5 hilarious seasonal cards to... ...

Holiday carols, one-handed guitar, stump duct tape pick

“I was born without my right hand and play guitar with a duct tape pick I made,” says IMGURian abshow. “I play drums too!”

Here is the ABShow YouTube channel.

This is a clip of my drum cover of Pentatonix' version of this Christmas classic! Hope you enjoy -- feel free to SHARE and let me ...

Listen to this reverb, as a vocalist sings ‘Rejoice’

Unmute this one!

“This is a Pantheon style Cathedral in Montefrio, Spain,” says IMGURian MayMyEnemiesLiveLong.

“The design allows for a 6 second long reverb. As an audio engineer, this definitively blows my mind.”

That reverb.... (Rejoice)

The vocal artist is Malinda.

Source: facebook.com/groups/AudioEngineeringSoc.

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Listen: The Afghan Whigs’ Greg Dulli covers “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas”

As a rule, the only Christmas music I can stand is Vince Guaraldi's "A Charlie Brown Christmas." Now though, I can punctuate those exceedingly joyful jazz tunes with my friend Greg Dulli of The Afghan Whigs doing his hauntingly beautiful take on "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas."

“I saw Meet Me In St. ...

A century ago, two scientists exchanged fantastic microscope slides as Christmas cards

In the early 20th century, Arthur Earland and Edward Heron-Allen volunteered at what's now called the Natural History Museum, London (NHM). The two men spent their time researching fossils of single-celled organisms with shells, called Foraminifera, cataloging the various species, and creating microscope slides of the specimens. But each year when Christmas came around, they ...

Starrkeisha’s Christmas Carols, an insanely great Holiday music video

This is my new favorite holiday video, forever.

The wonderful series of “Starrkeisha” videos you'll find on Random Structure TV are the creations of YouTuber and incredibly talented performer Cameron J Henderson.

If you dig that, here's SANTA'S STOMP TEAM, as a VR180 Experience.

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Happy Holidays, internet: Here are 5 hilarious seasonal cards to send your loved ones

12.14.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

The end of the year is almost here and I can't think of better way to spread some holiday cheer than with a witty card. Since everyone is so *extremely online* all the time, this year, we decided to create some delightful internet and pop culture-ins... ...