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Links for Friday, September 28, 2007

  • Bad Astronomer: The Supernatural Does Not Exist – “Anything that has a physical, measurable manifestation is within the realm of science. Which leaves me to say the thing I have said so many times, but which so many people don’t seem to want to understand: there is no such thing as the supernatural. If something exists, then it is real, and it is natural.
  • GigaPan – “GigaPan consists of three technological developments: a robotic camera mount for capturing very high-resolution (gigapixel and up) panoramic images using a standard digital camera; custom software for constructing very high-resolution gigapixel panoramas; and, a new type of website for exploring, sharing and commenting on gigapixel panoramas and the detail our users will discover within them.
  • Dave McClure: VCs & Tech Lawyers: INNOVATE, AUTOMATE, SIMPLIFY – “If you continue to use complex term sheets, please at least acknowledge to the entrepreneurs you’re funding or providing legal services to that you’re intentionally screwing them over with complexity in order to gain a negotiating advantage.