September 2006

VIDEO: Interbike ’06 – The Towle Files: Andy Jacques-Maynes, Product Manager, Specialized

Interview with Michael Lewis about The Blind Side – I’m about halfway through

Aaron Swartz’s post on using Bemani games (e.g. DDR) to produce transformations

Cool sky photo – good for a painting?

Best Simpsons episode ever–Homer sees an alien–The Springfield files

Creating Passionate Users: Ease-of-use should not mean neuter-the-software – the perils of designing for the lowest common denominator.

Sanders Says: A Mission Statement that rocks: The End of Suffering – all mission statements should be this ambitious, e.g. “Organize the world’s information”, “End suffering”. Specifically how you do it can be more focused and narrow, but your mission, why you’re doing it, should be broad and ambitious.

The Shopper Bicycle / Bike Trailer – BicycleR Evolution – cool, simple, cheapish

Still Playing After These Years on Flickr – Photo Sharing! – James Watson on making models: “It was a symbolic gift, since Watson

RealClearPolitics – Articles – Bring Them Freedom, Or They Destroy Us – fascinating alternative article on how the Middle East works