Archive for June, 2011

Changing the game: Light field cameras

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

Pretty much the most badass technology to come out of Silicon Valley in a long time. It’s a completely new camera technology that lets you “shoot first, focus later.” As described by one of Lytro’s investors: People often refer to taking a picture as capturing the moment, but conventional photography does not really capture the […]

I was pondering signing up for Getaround.

Thursday, June 16th, 2011

Decided not to. If I was living in a city and car-free, I could see myself using carsharing as a renter quite a bit. But right now, and from a car owner’s point of view, it’s just not at all a good idea. I love the concept of communal property for the sake of efficiency, and even […]

7 Overlooked Online To-Do List Managers

Saturday, June 11th, 2011

Online to-do list managers are a dime a dozen these days. That’s good and bad: You get lots of choices, but many interesting contenders get lost among the latter pages of your Google search. The top 3 contenders in this field right now are Toodledo, RememberTheMilk, and Ta-da List. Each has its strengths, but none […]

Everything leads to everything else.