Germany is wonderfully bike-friendly. Look at this great double row ramp up the stairs at a Stuttgart S-bahn station.
I used to say that my job as an engineer was to design something that you wouldn’t notice … Ive says “One of the ironies is that, from a design point of view, we feel that we’ve done our job when you finally get to that point and you think, “Well, there couldn’t be a rational alternative.” It appears inevitable. It almost appears like it wasn’t designed. Then we feel like we got it right, which is sort of semi-ironic, as a design team, to not make you feel like it was designed. But that’s what we try to do.
Plum season, mess on the driveway … and I’ve already got purple spots on the cuffs of one pair of khakis …
From: Philippe Klein
Date: July 3, 2013, 0:42:13 PDT
To: Tony Jeffree, Michael Johas Teener
3 logicians walk into a bar. The bartender asks “Do you all want a drink?”
The first logician says “I don’t know.”
The second logician says “I don’t know.”
The third logician says “Yes!”
Like many of you, we were dismayed to learn that Google will be shutting down its much-loved, if under-appreciated, Google Reader on July 1st. Through its many incarnations, Google Reader has remained a solid and reliable tool for those who want to ensure they are getting the best from their…
Making donuts with Ben. Not too unhealthy, using whole wheat flour, xylitol, organic low fat milk, organic cinnamon, but real butter (organic, though). Ben chose to color the butter dip very GREEN.