February 2008

History of war through food – wow.

Public neutral tech support – watch out, Bobby Julich is out to steal your wheels!

Escaping the Entrepreneurial Seizure: Interview with Michael Gerber – “Entrepreneurs invent businesses that work without them. Technicians create businesses that work because of them…81% of all businesses in the US employ no people besides the owner. They

Design Strategy – California College of the Arts – an MBA in design strategy…

Bomberos – the calm look on their faces says a lot about these kids who tow on carts behind trucks in Peru

What if Human Resources was called “Talent”?

YouTube – George Carlin’s famous stuff routine – “If you didn’t have so much stuff, you wouldn’t need a house–you could just walk around all the time! That’s all your house is–it’s a pile of stuff with a cover on it.”

For Obama

It’s not a terrible surprise, I suppose (especially [given my location](http://flickr.com/photos/bobman/2275593336/in/photostream/)), but still worth stating. I am for [Barack Obama’s presidency](http://www.barackobama.com/index.php). Like most people, I was swept up by his hopeful speeches. McCain recently attacked Barack for offering nothing but “platitudes”. Even if that were the case, the country really does need some hope, and…more

Adobe Tour Tracker – really an amazing web app–and the content ain’t bad either.

Absolut Quartet: robots making music with ping pong balls and brandy glasses – Engadget – gorgeous, and perhaps an easier option than hiring this guy to play the glasses for you.