Oct. 25th, 2013

Hallowe’en Weekend becons…

Here are some Friday Links to get you prepared…

» Collegehumor: If Popular Books Had Clickbait Titles

In which “Charlotte’s Web” becomes “This Adorable Pig is Beyond Amazeballs”.

» QZ.com: The highly unusual company behind Sriracha, the world’s coolest hot sauce

“If David Tran were a more conventional CEO, he would be a fixture at conferences, a darling of magazine profiles, and a subject of case studies in the Harvard Business Review. Sriracha hot sauce, made by Huy Fong Foods, which Tran founded 33 years ago in Los Angeles, is one of the coolest brands in town.”
This is a pretty fun read.

» Computer Orchestra

“Computer Orchestra is a crowdsourcing platform that allows users to create and conduct their own orchestra. They can choose to upload their own music or download samples to integrate into their formation.”
A great implementation of a mostly-technological set of tools.
Sent in by several subscribers.

» Cut The Monster

A really creative puzzle game. Use lasers and other devices to cleverly cut up monsters.
Sent in by Lisa R.

Bonus Link!

» 27 Actors Who Got Their Starts on Miami Vice

Ben Stiller! Benicio Del Toro!

Have a lovely Friday, and a spooky, entertaining Hallowe’en.