nametrends.net let's you track the names that parents give to their spawn over time. here's my name...glad to see I was part of a little popularity spike back in '77
kate bush, you are my overly dramatic girlfriend
trying to pump too many pixels into the machine turned my monitor into a tartan generator
A film by Jessica Yu
You local Office Depot doesn't sport some of these fancy beauties? Check out JetPens for custom writing tools straight from Japan.
Wonderfully odd fan produced video for Justice's track Phantom Pt. II.
I'm not a huge football fan but do love a good time lapse. This video of a Vikings-Packers game compresses 1,194 still images over six hours into two minutes.
I especially enjoy seeing how the cleanup crew picks through the stadium at the end of the video.
Great profile of radio personality, George Gimarc. George Gimarc was a big part of helping me discover cool music growing up in Dallas. I stumbled across these posts about him because I've been looking for a track list of his great Christmas show that he used to do on KDGE in Dallas. If anyone knows where to find that let me know!
That profile lead me to this great video as well.
You gotta check out the moment in this video when Bill (of Dallas institution, Bill's Records and Tapes) talks about how people love vinyl..."they like it real good." Warms my heart.
In an effort to share some of the ideas I work on at my job I've started a blog called:
Beyond the Button
A blog about how museums can use technology, media, and the web from the webteam at the Science Museum of Minnesota
Pop on over and check it out.