CROSSWORDS: 2010s

Highlights

  • 100th anniv2011: CROSSWORDS and YOU (this course)
  • 2013: 100th anniversary of Arthur Wynne's "word-cross", with many commemorative puzzles

2010

  • rubiconiPad and mobile crossword apps
  • Rubicon (TV show): Episode 1: Will Travers, an intelligence analyst at the American Policy Institute (API), spots related crossword puzzle [Java] answers in multiple newspapers involving the government, suicides, conspiracies, ...
  • A Way With Words (song) (video; 5:49) by Amanda Yesnowitz and Brian Cimmet at ACPT 2010:
    article & lyrics: "I love words. I love words. I love glorious, uproarious, notorious words
    Wouldn’t that be natural for someone like me -- A dame whose name goes literally from A to Z."
  • Monday's Crossword (song) by Drew Citron, album Drew Citron; MayasMix @ 68:50
  • Crossword (jazz) by Crossover Jazz Trio & Tino Tracanna, album 3 Words; MayasMix @ 03:20
  • Crossword (movie): "On a significant day in her life, a lonely woman who finds solace in the daily crossword finds that the answers to the clues are all around her. Is it magic, coincidence or something else entirely?"

2011

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2013

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2017

References

  • Wikipedia: 2010s
  • The Decades That Invented the Future: Part 12: The Present and Beyond Discovery of Earth's Twin planet; Autonomous Cars; Wearable Technology; Growing the Visual Funnel (optics); Wide-Area Surveillance; AR (augmented reality), 3D printing; device convergence; Internet Memes; Kim Dotcom; Prosthetic Athletics; "Pluto Switch" (specialized hardware); Healthcare; 2/8/2013