Category Archives: Linked

May 12, 2015

Comments Off on Linked: “Beautiful Maps”

I found this awesome Tumblr Blog that took up hours of my vacation time last week. Really amazing to see how generations of cartographers documented our shorelines and cities.  http://mapsdesign.tumblr.com/?og=1

May 1, 2015

Comments Off on Linked: “TomTom GPS Action Camera”

via Engadget: TomTom, a company best known for its GPS gadgets and a line of watches for runners and athletes, is diving deeper into action sports. Meet the Bandit camera: a GPS action cam that’ll beam footage to a connected smartphone. If you’re in a hurry, and don’t want to futz with proper edits on […]

May 1, 2015

Comments Off on Linked: “Apple Watch Insides / PCB Details Revealed…”

via ABI Research: Deconstructing the new Apple watch is not a game for amateurs. ABI Research’s TeardownIQ reveals a design centered on a custom Apple Processor (APL 0778) but includes Broadcom (BCM43342), Dialog PMU, NXP (NFC controller), and AMS (NFC booster) connectivity, IDT wireless charger receiver, Elpida RAM, SanDisk / Toshiba Flash memory, STM sensors, […]

April 24, 2015

Comments Off on Linked: “Is Google making the web stupid?”

via Seth Godin: If you’re a content provider, the shift to mobile, and to social and the shift in Google’s priorities mean that it’s worth a very hard look at how you’ll monetize and the value of permission (i.e. the subscribers to this blog are its backbone). And if you’re Google, it’s worth comparing the […]

April 23, 2015

Comments Off on Linked: “Illustrating What It Feels Like to Leave San Francisco”

via The Bold Italic: 7 & 8 are particularly relatable to me. I sent this to a few friends who recently left the City for other parts of the world. Really well done. I’d love to get a block-print of this to hang up in my office.