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or anyplace with more trees and less concrete

Archive for March, 2011

Color

Sunday, March 27th, 2011

http://techcrunch.com/2011/03/24/color/ I don’t necessarily believe this app sucks any more or less due to its 41 million dollars in VC funding. It may suck more because of the privacy implications– verified by looking at comments on the iTunes App Store and here. There’s a few reasons I’m not going to download the app; my opinions [...]

A Uniquely Japanese Tale Of Humanity and Excellence in the Face of Tragedy

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Severed From the World, Villagers Survive on Tight Bonds and To-Do Lists I have the feeling that a similar disaster this side of the Pacific might cause some of our fellow USA-native types to resort to something resembling Lord of the Flies — in Japan, it brings out the best in people. Inspirational.