The British Museum publishes the first 3D scan of the Rosetta Stone online

The British Museum in London has published the first 3D scan of the Rosetta Stone online at Sketchfab, where its hieroglyphics are accompanied by the websites new sound support feature.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/20/british-museum-publishes-first-3d-scan-rosetta-stone-online.html

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Yale archaeologists make amazing ancient Egyptian 'billboard' discovery

Archaeologists from Yale and the Royal Museum of Art and History in Belgium have discovered the earliest-known ‘billboard-sized’ hieroglyphs in the ancient Egyptian city of Elkab.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/22/yale-archaeologists-make-amazing-ancient-egyptian-billboard-discovery.html

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Prague's unofficial 'Apple Museum' boasts rare items among 472 exhibits

Article Image Prague’s newly opened “Apple Museum” claims to be the largest private exhibition of its kind, featuring rare items like the Macintosh TV, Steve Jobs business cards from NeXT and Pixar, and an Apple Lisa.

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Silicon Valley celebrates Moore’s Law, looks forward to next 50 years

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What better place to celebrate Moore’s Law than the Computer History Museum? In an all-day, all-star, event, valley pioneers looked back and looked forward and what the next 50 years might bring.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/203677-silicon-valley-celebrates-moores-law-looks-forward-to-next-50-years

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Museums say no to selfie sticks in bid to protect exhibits (and humans)

If you’ve been thinking about heading to New York City’s Museum of Modern Art with the intention of using your selfie stick to grab a shot alongside Pollock’s One: Number 31, 1950, forget it – articulated monopods are now banned.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/02/11/museums-say-no-to-selfie-sticks-in-bid-to-protect-exhibits-and-humans/

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The Strange Resurrection of Atari's Long-Buried E.T.


The National Museum of American History, part of the Smithsonian, has added a vintage copy of the Atari 2600 video game E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial to its collection. This particular game is meant to fill a void in the museum’s collection, namely the unrepresented dark days of the 1980s when the United State video game industry crashed. This Atari game didn’t come from an old collection, though. Rather, it’s an example of the truism that one person’s trash is another’s treasure. This game cartridge was unearthed at a New Mexican landfill.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/81509.html?rss=1

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Night at the museum: Robots to live stream after-hours tours of Tate Britain

Art-loving tech enthusiasts can enjoy a night at the museum this week as four camera-equipped robots gear up to live stream tours of the London’s Tate Britain art gallery. Time your visit right and you can even take control of one of the bots. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/08/13/night-at-museum-robots-to-live-stream-after-hours-tours-tate-britain/

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San Francisco MOMA to honor Apple designer Jony Ive with lifetime achievement award

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art will honor Apple’s head designer Jony Ive with a lifetime achievement award celebrating his “revolutionary achievements” this fall.



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