Archive: July 23rd, 2014

Hot, sweaty, and thoroughly rocked out. That was a fun @SalterCane gig.

Come to the Prince Albert this evening to celebrate @wordridden’s birthday in style …with @SalterCane.

Also ready to rock.

Also ready to rock.

Ready to rock.

Ready to rock.

Had fun talking apes with @Malarkey and @BrendanDawes.

Now to tune up my bouzouki for tonight’s @SalterCane gig at the Albert.

Getting ready to discuss primatology with @BrendanDawes and @Malarkey.

Getting ready to discuss primatology with @BrendanDawes and @Malarkey.

Best bus seat.

Best bus seat.

The Pattern Library

Literally a library of patterns: y’know, for tiling background images. Old school!

Guy Walks Into a Bar - The New Yorker

If you’re going to check out the New Yorker’s nice new responsive site, might I suggest you start here?

Google’s ‘Nearby’ Lets Your Smartphone Talk to the Internet of Things | Motherboard

An early look at the just-in-time interactions that Scott has been working on:

Nearby works like this. An enabled object broadcasts a short description of itself and a URL to devices nearby listening. Those URLs are grabbed and listed by the app, and tapping on one brings you to the object’s webpage, where you can interact with it—say, tell it to perform a task.