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Science Hack Day San Francisco 2014 Teams - an album on Flickr

What a fantastic collection of creators!

Sana’a (Idle Words)

A new essay from Maciej on Idle Words is always a treat, and this latest dispatch from Yemen is as brilliantly-written as you’d expect.

Chloe Weil — Science Hack Day

Chloe writes up her experience of the excellent Science Hack Day in San Francisco and describes the hack we built together: Radio Free Earth.

Science Hack Day San Francisco 2013 - a set on Flickr

Wonderful photos from Science Hack Day San Francisco, courtesy of Matt B.

Omni Reboot: Hackers Of The Renaissance

This history of hacking.

Information doth wish to be free.

Science Hack Day San Francisco 2013 Registration, San Francisco - Eventbrite

Registration is now open for Science Hack Day San Francisco at the end of September. Hope to see you there.

The Ecuadorian Library by Bruce Sterling

A good ol’ fashioned rant.

ElectionBot, KineSutra and Other Mad Creations From Science Hack Day | Wired Design | Wired.com

A nice round-up of the most recent Science Hack Day in San Francisco.

Science Hack Day San Francisco 2012 - a set on Flickr

Oh My Science! It looks like the most recent Science Hack Day in San Francisco was great.

The Charge of the Scan Brigade « ASCII by Jason Scott

Live in or near San Francisco? Interested in preserving computer history? Then you should meet up with Jason this Friday:

This Friday, October 5th, the Internet Archive has an open lunch where there’s tours of the place, including the scanning room, and people get up and talk about what they’re up to. The Internet Archive is at 300 Funston Street. I’m here all week and into next.

Sponsorfied | Science Hack Day SF

The next Science Hack Day in San Francisco will be at the start of November. It would undoubtedly be a great event …but it needs sponsorship.

Do you know anyone who could help out?

Cole Valley Cell Tower Authorization Approved By Planning Commission - Tantek

Tantek’s adventure in participatory civic governance.

Ampersand Conference 2011 Focuses on Web Typography | The FontFeed

An incredibly detailed write-up of Ampersand.

Ampersand, the Aftermath — Jon Tan 陳

Jon’s glowing write-up of Ampersand. Feel the love!

Notes from Ampersand conference — My Digest — Laura Kalbag

Excellent notes from Ampersand by Laura. Rather than describing each talk individually, she has documented the emergent themes.

Eye blog » Andmoreagain. Web typography comes of age at Brighton’s Ampersand conference

A nice write-up of the Ampersand conference. Such a great day.

The Ampersand Story | Clagnut § Brighton · Typography · Clearleft · Conferences

Getting the background on Ampersand from Richard is getting me very excited for the conference.

You are listening to Los Angeles

Ambient LA.

San Francisco Rainbow over the Bay Bridge | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

A photograph so beautiful, it doesn’t look real.

San Francisco Rainbow over the Bay Bridge

Comic Sans Criminal - There’s help available for people like you!

A somewhat condescending piece of work about Comic Sans …from a designer who uses the oh-so-passé Museo on his personal site.

Live by the judgemental sword, die by the judgemental sword.

Ampersand · The Web Typography Conference

If you're at all interested in web typography, be in Brighton on June 17th, 2011.

Announcing Science Hack Day SF! | Science Hack Day San Francisco

People of San Francisco: start your science engines. You're getting your own Science Hack Day!

A Content Book Apart : Incisive.nu

Erin is writing about content strategy for A Book Apart. This is good news for everyone.

CS404

This looks like an excellent event: learn about programming without being a programmer.

If San Francisco Crime was Elevation | Doug McCune

Beautiful mapping visualisations of crime data.

Sketchy Santas

He sees you when you are sleeping. He knows when you are awake. Be afraid. Be very afraid. And be good ...for goodness sake.

Welcome - The Bold Italic - San Francisco

A beautifully designed location-based web magazine.

An Event Apart News Archive

If you live in the US, there's a good chance that I'll be speaking at a city near you in 2010. Here are five dates and places for An Event Apart; I'll speaking at all of them.

H&FJ News | Hoefler & Frere-Jones

A nice concise look at the ampersand.

Scanwiches

Sandwiches. Scanned.

The Mesmerizing Curves of Ampersands | The Design Cubicle

Ampersands. Lovely, lovely ampersands.

AJAX APIs Playground

A nice way to play around with Google's APIs. Example code is provided which you can edit and immediately see the results.

The Art of Jim Denevan

The circlemakers work with vegetation. Andy Goldsworthy works with the landscape. Jim Denevan works with sand.

An Event Apart 2008 | The Web Life | ZDNet.com

Follow the fun at An Event Apart San Francisco thanks to the diligent liveblogging of Andrew Mager. The man's a machine!

Death Star over San Francisco // Current

Handheld footage from Imperial Fleet Week in San Francisco.

Seero - Steve_McQueen - Bullitt Chase Scene

Watch the best car chase of all time mashed up with a map of San Francisco to create geo-broadcasting. The added context gives an already perfect sequence added zing.

The Ampersand

A blog devoted entirely to the ampersand.

San Diego Web Standards Group

Live in San Diego? Interested in web standards? Come along tomorrow to the inaugural San Diego Web Standards Group meetup. You won't regret it.

TSA Now Requiring All Electronic Items Placed In Bins at SFO | Laughing Squid

I must remember to allow plenty of time at the airport when I'm leaving San Francisco.

@media 2008 | The Best Practice Web Design Conference

It's back... the conference spanning conference from HTML Dog will be returning in Summer 2008.

Tracking the quake on Twitter | mad dog in the fog

There was a quake in San Francisco last night. The correct response to this situation is to Twitter it.

QuirksBlog: VTM slides

Here are the slides from PPK's talk this morning at the Voices That Matter conference. It's all good JavaScript advice.

Global Nerdy » Blog Archive » The World Needs More Dialog Boxes Like This

Best. Dialogue box. Ever.

Carl Sandburg: The People Yes (excerpt)

This is the poem read by Bruce Sterling during his closing remarks at South by Southwest 2006. "This old anvil laughs at many broken hammers."

Disposable urination funnel

This airtoons like animation demonstrates the correct usage of the magic cone.

AIGA - Talking with Jason Santa Maria: An Event Apart, #04

Stan talks about the upcoming Event Apart in Philadelphia.

Overcaffeinated : I'm moving to San Francisco

If you live in San Francisco, now's your chance to snap up a great roommate: Sergio's coming to town.

Monsanto files patent for new invention: the pig

This, my friends, is the number of the beast.

Fun with Google Maps 2

You'd think someone in the architect's office would have spotted this.