February 2008

Emotiv Systems – upcoming $299 mind-reading headset…

Standardizing Your Profile Across Social Websites | White African – well, looks like the lazyweb is alive and well: an effort to standardize online profiles around a single profile you own, just like I asked for the other day.

INDIGO snowboard – I love the stainless steel inlay with the bamboo board…

“It is easy to be heavy; hard to be light” – G.K. Chesterton

BabyPlays Toy Rental Program – Netflix for toys!

Notes from Bill Buxton’s IxDA Keynote

Really a great talk… Stop designing products (a la Peter Merholz): The foundation of my largest career failures was, I thought my job was to have good ideas. I didn’t realize that my job was actually not to design products, it was to design the culture of my organization [Ed: next bit unclear…] to understand…more

modu – make new connections – tiny mobile phone that plugs into other devices to power and connect them.

Glass Virtuoso // Centripetal Notion – wow.

One-line mission statements – Walt Disney: “To make people happy”; 3M: “To solve unsolved problems innovatively”

The Obree Postiom (mk 2): “Superman” Position – man, that brings me back. It was a really uncomfortable position, but pretty fast…