Category Archives: Art & Design

WordPress 4.0 “Benny” is here


Dubbed “Benny” in honor of American jazz clarinetist and bandleader Benny Goodman, WordPress 4.0 isn’t a major release; Automattic CEO Matt Mullenweg says “4.0 is just another number for us after 3.9 and before 4.1″ but he says the teams feels it has “put a little extra polish into it.

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xkcd – Universal Converter Box

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IKEA – How to destroy your fanbase

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Andy writes, “For eight years, Jules’ IKEAHackers site has published ways people have hacked their IKEA products. Hundreds of people have combined IKEA products in creative ways to create everything from desks to cat trees. When the fan site turned to a huge part-time job, Jules ran a few small advertisements. Now IKEA’s attorneys have sent the site a Cease and Desist.” [boingboing]

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World’s First Kim Jong-un Impersonator


A musician from Hong Kong has become the world’s first professional Kim Jong-un lookalike. Howard has endured endless jokes about his dictator double ever since Kim rose to power in 2011. Now the 34-year-old is perfecting his wave and stern smile to bag work moonlighting as the ruthless general’s impersonator.

See also previous Sacha.

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