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Published on Aug 14, 2013

I think we can all agree that the Internet has an intense, borderline obsessive, appreciation for cats. With felines as its spirit animal, the internet can even seem cat-like in personality. Where does all this kitteh love come from? Humans made the internet, and humans have had an affinity for cats for centuries. But can we make the jump from "the internet loves cats" to "the internet IS cats"? Watch the episode and find out!

Sources:
Ignite Talk:
http://bit.ly/1cNRps1

The Cat Web:
http://bit.ly/13Ashgd

Google Cat Computer:
http://nyti.ms/17pHN0s

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Music:

"Europe" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
"Carry on Carillon" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
"Bouncy Castle" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
":P" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
"Topskore" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
"Number Cruncher" by Roglok (http://www.roglok.net)
Level 5: Room for the Homeless
http://bit.ly/10N0Ykm
Chiptune - Kenzalol
http://bit.ly/15vKwpN
EatMe
http://bit.ly/17ludvN
Hot Fire
http://bit.ly/16PRAip
Clockwork - Titan (geometry remix)
http://bit.ly/10N0V88

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http://bit.ly/13kzTbU

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