So we’ve decided to spend an hour admitting and talking about the fact...– This American Life, ep. 353: The Audacity of Government
Apparently, I do have an incredible immune system. I had hepatitis C and cured...– Keith Richards
Nice Work If You Can Get It
This Week’s This American Life, 329: Nice Work If You Can Get It. Really good episode.
Lithoguru » In Defense of Beer-Drinking Scientists →
Phew, the original story had me worried for a bit.
Writer Arthur C Clarke dies at 90 →
Sad day. I remember the first time I saw 2001. It was on PBS in grade 6. After this I immediately rented and rewarched to try and figure out more. Then I got the book, and then went and read 2010 because it was so captivating.
Stuff White People Like →
This is hilarious. Wow do I feel like a yuppie.
The Omni Mouth » OmniFocus coming for the iPhone →
Steve Jobs' Commencement address (2005) →
Inspiring. Thinking of incorporating some of these thoughts into my speech. Listen
Worldwide Developers Conference 2008 →
A landmark event. In more ways than one. June 9-13, 2008, San Francisco, Moscone West Wish I could go this year…
Hagus.net >> Cycling will never be safe →
“Let’s say you work near the intersection of De Anza and Steven’s Creek. The red circle has a radius of approximately 6 miles. A typical journey from the outermost part, to the center, should take about 7-8 miles depending on the route. That’s about a 25-30 minute cycle at a relaxed pace. The vast majority of these roads don’t have a gradient greater than...
Marathon: Aleph One →
It’s like 1997 all over again for me, makes me think back to my old Performa. (via MacBreak Weekly)
Radiolab » Deception →
Really good episode of Radiolab.
Time Capsule →
Just got Keo’s Time Capsule set up. Fairly easy to set up, very fast when set to N-only mode. I definitely want one of my own when I move back to California.
OmniGraffle 5.0 →
Can’t wait for my upgrade licence to arrive. This program has made many of my school projects much easier. Update: Got my license shortly after posting, loving this update after using the betas for some time.
Expressway: Central →
Traffic camera 1 block south of my old place in Sunnyvale.
I’ve been using VoodooPad for about a week now while studying for my Computer Networks & Security midterm (on upper layer protocol design). Simply an amazing program. Being able to import chapters from a pdf textbook, add additional study notes and outlines to the wiki pages, and being able to search it all is fantastic.