Daily Archives: March 7, 2010

So your twitter account has been hacked, now what?

It happens to the best of people, like John C. Dvorak.

If it does, don’t panic. Go to twitter, click on “Settings” on the top right of the page and look for “Password”. Go in there and change your password to something more difficult. Also, see “Connections”? Go in there and revoke any applications you don’t recognize or want.

You can find more tips here and here.

The great photographs of Uzbekistan by Umida Akhmedova

According to the site, English Russia,

In the end of 2009 the Uzbekistan Agency on Press and Information has initiated a criminal proceeding against a talented documentarian photographer and the first camerawoman in the country – Umida Akhmedova. She was charged with the “slander and outrage against the Uzbek people” in her photos. She is threatened to be sentenced to 2-3 years of correctional works or to 6 months imprisonment.

This is a shame: her photographs appear to be anything but slanderous and outrageous. Here’s a great shot of an old woman

and another of a young girl

There’s more at the English Russia site (as well as all sorts of fascinating stories from that side of the world).

More brillian Legomation: this time Star Wars

If you liked the great job that was done in reanimating a scene from the Matrix, then you will love this video, The Force Unleashed. Equally well done.

As a side note, there is a site Bricks in Motion that looks to bring together Lego animators. Here’s hoping the result is more great legomation.