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Blade Runner 2049 – Movies with Mikey

Movies with Mikey is unequivocally my favorite movie review channel. His reviews are more like deep-dives than reviews, but that’s more of what I’m looking for anyway. I don’t suggest watching his videos until you’ve watched the movies as spoilers … Continue reading

xkcd: Voting Software

Source: xkcd: Voting Software

CHVRCHES cover Kendrick Lamar 'LOVE.' for Like A Version

How did Google get so big?—60 Minutes

Daring Fireball linked to an excellent 60 Minutes report yesterday, covering how Google got so big, and the likelihood that there’s a lot of anti-competition going on there. In addition to 60 Minutes’ excellent report, I’d like to point out … Continue reading

Simone Giertz: Why you should make useless things

Simone Giertz makes a delightful YouTube channel wherein she designs and builds self-proclaimed “shitty robots.” Earlier today, TED Talks posted her talk from April of this year. It’s wonderful example of her work and enthusiasm, and explains why we shouldn’t … Continue reading

Human, Dog, Crow

I’m very excited to announce that I’ve launched a fun, new project. It’s an all new web comic called Human, Dog, Crow. I should have written this article yesterday, since that’s when I launched it, but it turns out that … Continue reading

CHVRCHES – Live on the Honda Stage

Anyone who knows me has undoubtedly heard me go on and on about CHVRCHES at some point. They have long been one of my absolute favorite bands. They recently performed an acoustic set on the Honda Stage at Power Station … Continue reading

Beautiful pixel art from Gustavo Viselner

Gustavo Viselner has created some beautiful pixel art of scenes from TV shows and posted it over on his Behance page. I posted a couple of samples below, but you’ll want to see it all. via kottke.org

Thoughts On Guns

Warning: this will probably make you uncomfortable. It should make you uncomfortable. 17 people were killed in a school today, and at least 16 others injured. Most, of them were children. This is the 18th school shooting this year. I’ll … Continue reading

The iPad I Want

There’s a lot to like in the iPad lineup right now. Since the announcements at WWDC and the announcement of the new 9.7 inch iPad last spring, there has hardly been anything but praise for the iPad. And for what … Continue reading