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July 23, 2016

Take Vladimir Nabokov's Quiz to See If You're a Good Reader (It's The Same One He Gave to His Students)

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From Open Culture: "He made a quiz with 'ten definitions of a reader, and from these ten,' he had students choose the 'four definitions that would combine to make a good reader.'"

Answers below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some artistic sense

Imagination

A dictionary

Memory

July 23, 2016 at 12:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (0)

Steadicam for the Masses: Universal Smartphone Mount

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What's great about this device — besides the astoundingly low price ($149.95) for what only a few years ago was professional-grade technology —

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is that by stabilizing my videos before uploading them to YouTube I could skip the time and trouble the site requires when such enhancements are applied post-recording.

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Below, vlogger Sarah aka Blumbo demonstrates the device.

$149.

July 23, 2016 at 08:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

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