A 75-year-old Georgian woman is facing jail time after she accidentally sliced...– Georgia Woman, 75, Charged With Cutting Off Armenia From The Internet
With the midterm elections now over, most of us are relieved to be free of the...– Above quote is from a post by Gabe Zichermann on HuffPo. It’s ostensibly about gamification, and if you don’t know what that is, it doesn’t matter. I’ve never called anyone out by name in a public forum. But I’ve never read anything quite like this. I know I’m...
The attorneys general for Delaware and Maryland have joined the call for...– If I worked in the government, I’d be supernostalgic for a period in which mass communications lived almost entirely within regulated bandwidth. Google, Apple asked to ban apps for drunken-driving checkpoints - San Jose Mercury News
It’s crazy. Gibson Dunn is the law firm that represented George W. Bush in Bush...– This is my neighborhood. Hell, this is my block. This is why I despair, frequently, not just for Park Slope, but for the very premise of democracy. Is New York Too New York for Bike Lanes? — New York Magazine (via davidgalestudios)
Though Fukushima Daiichi is the ultimate nightmare of technology as sorcerer’s...– Indian Point Is New York’s Nuclear Question Mark - NYTimes.com (via davidgalestudios)
Sleep is More Important than Food - Tony Schwartz... →
Insofar as I’ve ever been in a position to provide or endorse advice, this is strong advice. When we were building Area/Code, I basically went through five years of long-term sleep deprivation; at the end of it, I could no longer remember simple things. It’s better now than it’s been, but I’ve never been so aware of such a direct correlation between behavior and mental...