Links for May 14, 2012

  • America Revealed | PBS
    ‘America Revealed is a unique look at what makes America tick, what it takes to keeps the biggest food machine in the world going, the delicate balance that keeps our supermarkets stocked with groceries and fast food restaurants supplied with fries. How we keep America moving with its vast and complex transport systems.’
  • The Augmented Reality Sandbox | Colossal
    ‘Projects a real-time colored topographic map complete with contour lines onto the surface of the sand while you manipulate it.’

Links for May 13, 2012

Links for May 12, 2012

  • Gaming Can Be Different For Girls –
    ‘But again, girls-don’t-play-games was hard to overturn when girls weren’t around to play them…. It wasn’t until after college that I got a chance to break the the spell by, well, becoming a woman.’

From Sifteo to Floor Is Lava.

Last Friday was my last day at Sifteo. Here’s my new site for business-y stuff: Floor Is Lava.

Links for May 10, 2012

Links for May 9, 2012

  • North Carolina Voters Approve Ban on Gay Marriage –
    ‘North Carolina voters approved a constitutional amendment Tuesday defining marriage solely as a union between a man and a woman, becoming the latest state to effectively slam the door shut on same-sex marriages.’
  • The Believer – Colossal in Scale, Appalling in Complexity
    ‘Randomness was provided by the Chance Machine, a mechanism that worked against the individual motors. A second series of motors shuffled fourteen large ball bearings across the copper rails; the ball bearings completed the electrical circuit, which doubled a horse’s speed by one half-furlough.’
  • Luke’s Local – A Farm Fresh Grocer – LL
    ‘Provide busy customers with high quality, locally available and nutritional foods, all while supporting small farms, reducing packaging, and ultimately reducing the energy consumed by the food industry.’

“Winnie Pooh,” 1969, dir. Fyodor Khitruk

“Winnie Pooh,” 1969, dir. Fyodor Khitruk

Links for May 7, 2012

Trampled By Turtles covers Arcade Fire, “Rebellion…

Trampled By Turtles covers Arcade Fire, “Rebellion (Lies)”

Links for May 6, 2012