Buddy Media CEO: 2012 is the Year of Tumblr →
kevin-o: Tumblr Support … The Weekend Shift This is a beautiful thing. And, hey, I’ve been there!
White Whine: Address Book
Apple does numerous big, hard, complex things both elegantly and well. That’s why the Address Book app that ships with Mac OS X is such a glaring standout. Something that should be simple and easy is badly designed to a shocking degree. Every time I open Address Book, I’m never sure where I am or how best to navigate. And, I can’t edit anything in a contact with a click or...
Winter is coming on April 1st!
Apple in Entertainment
Everyone is wondering what Apple should do with some of its $97 billion. I’m not a tech blogger. And, I’m sure everyone will tell me what a stupid idea this is. But, what the hell? I think Apple should create digital entertainment content. Gasp! More specifically, I think Apple should create what we currently think of as television shows. Really amazing ones. It used to be that...
A Second of My Kiva Loans Has Defaulted →
The default percentage on Kiva loans is very low. But, this is still sad to see.
Game of Thrones Returns April 1st
How many people are in space right now? →
jstn: Currently six, “all on the International Space Station.” Twelve more astronauts are scheduled to go during 2012, and China will be sending its first taikonauts to the Tiangong experimental space station it launched last year.
Fair and Balanced
Have you noticed how Apple always has the CNN and Fox News apps next to each other in the App Store? And, have you noticed how the CNN app is always on the left and the Fox News app is always on the right in iTunes and on the iPad? It’s creeping me out.
Five Ways 2011 Made Us Hopeful About RVA's Future →
tessshebaylo: Thanks for the Tumblr shout-out, i.e.*! Besides that one curmudgeonly part of me that wails “NEVER CHANGE, Richmond!” I’m very hopeful too. ie-rva: In June 2011 we launched the i.e.* movement to transform this city from a civil-war attraction into a nationally renowned hotbed of creative talent. At the i.e.* launch event, we exchanged ideas with innovators on the front lines...