Historic Photos From the NYC Municipal Archives →
Sailen Manna →
From The Economist’s obituary of footballer Sailendra Nath Manna: “His feet were a metaphor for other virtues. He played carefully, like a gentleman. In a 20-year career he was never booked, never swore, and fouled no one. As captain, he did not raise his voice to players. He disciplined by example, and would refuse to take food before they had eaten theirs. Though he seldom let...
Should you experience Coachella at least once in...
Lufthansa’s Frankfurt (FRA) facility handled 110 million creatures of various...– Bloomberg
Songs I heard live at Coachella.
This project is experimental and of course comes without any warranty ...– Tim Berners-Lee at 10:01pm on August 19th, 1991 (source, and I encourage you to read the entire post)
"Reverting is for losers!" →
Ars Technica on Facebook’s release engineering team.
Mining the Grid in San Francisco →
A nice, short piece on exploring SF through the lens of photography. “Today, we gasp at Dubai — think about San Francisco in 1850.”