Round Up: Pi Day

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Today is Pi Day! For the foodie math nerds, myself included, this is a truly auspicious occasion. Here are a few stories from around the Internet to help you celebrate.

Calculating Pi with Raspberry Pi

For those of you not familiar with the nanoform (read as “tiny”) personal computer, this is great way for the curious student of any age to learn software coding and computer design. Oh, and the motherboard alone is about $5.

For the truly nerdy and ambitious, here’s a way to calculate the value of pi using a Raspberry Pi.

An ‘Airbnb for Office Space’

Optionspace, a new Berlin-based startup, today launched a new service they refer to as an ‘Airbnb for office space’. The new service allows you to rent furnished office space for periods as short as one month.

Snowed-In In New Jersey, New York, or Boston? Porn Company Will Plow You For Free

Angelina Travels reports that the popular porn web site is offering to plow you for free if you live in the Northeast and are snowed in. Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow…

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About Jim Ogden

Jim is an information technology strategy consultant who has traveled extensively for client projects. Despite having logged many miles for business, it is the personal travel he most values. When traveling for pleasure, Jim prefers to seek out the authentic soul of the places he visits. His favorite travel memories are not of the tourist-friendly areas but rather the places off the beaten-path. As an expat and foodie, Jim brings a perspective of writing based on maximizing the experience of traveling.

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