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.

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.