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Quotes of the Day - R. Buckminster Fuller - "When I'm working on a problem, I never think about beauty. I think only how to solve the problem. But when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong."
TechCrunch - If Objects Could Talk They'd Say, "SendMeHome." - In his book Shaping Things, Bruce Sterling imagines a future where objects are tagged, tracked, and all tell their own stories. He calls these objects "spimes." I read the book years ago, but it was the first thing I thought of when I visited SendM[...]
The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW) - Apple Stores selling contract-free iPhones - Filed under: Hardware, Retail, iPhoneLast week came the sneak peek at internal AT&T memos meant to coach employees on the sale of unsubsidized iPhones. Today, there's news that Apple has begun selling no-contract iPhones at their retail stores. Y[...]
Seattlest - Apple: Not Too Hip To Fail - "Apple #1" shot at University Village courtesy of Seattlest Flickr pool member photocoyote. Tech Flash got curious about Microsoft's new budget-conscious laptop shopper ad and did a specs comparison with a Mac, but they didn't cover one area that peo[...]
Lifehacker - Cut Down on Spending by Carrying Large Bills [Money] - Want to cut down on unnecessary spending? Stocking your wallet with larger bills helps keep your cash around longer. Photo by zzzack. How? Money is money right? Mathematically a hundred bucks is a hundred bucks, whether it's in pennies or a single b[...]