GOOGLE’S INTENT IS REALLY TO POWER APPS AND SERVICES THAT MAKE USE OF EMAIL DATA, BUT AREN’T TRYING TO BE EMAIL CLIENTS.

I expect the innovation will come from developers having to spend a lot less time wrestling with IMAP to do relatively simple things — we’ll all be able to spend a lot more time on the functionality we want to add.

The community is the first recourse, the platform is the second recourse, and the government is third recourse, rather than the reverse.

Chesky seems more optimistic that Airbnb is a better system for creating an open world than the government.

I wonder if you know what it felt like to stand in the middle of the excitement #fourthofjuly #explosions #theycallmematches (at My Fiery Dreams)

I wonder if you know what it felt like to stand in the middle of the excitement #fourthofjuly #explosions #theycallmematches (at My Fiery Dreams)

Yow I said it before the tourney and I’m saying it again: somebody tell me where I can get this poster for my room! #oranje #istillhangposters #artwork

“if you’re a VP or CMO, consider taking another look at hiring and promoting practices. Are you perhaps overvaluing certain traits, like traditional brand management experience, at the expense of new and probably more relevant ones like platform fluency, analytics, and programming skills?”
“Wearing a Nymi on your wrist potentially allows you to never enter another password again and instead rely on your vital signs to “wirelessly take control of your computer, your smartphone, your car and more.” Just be alive near your smartphone or PC, and you’re logged in.”
“The emphasis on motion and nailing microinteractions is an intensely refreshing component.”
“So instead of trying to impose a strict visual aesthetic, Google defined a set of principles that leave more freedom to individual designers, while still pushing their numerous apps in the same consistent direction.”
“My concern isn’t about a widespread disillusion with the tablet’s role in the marketplace, but the practical consequences of an operating system that isn’t letting people use the iPad as their only non-smartphone computer.”

bigzaphod:

This week Apple introduced app extensions into both iOS and OSX. When a 3rd party app wants a particular kind of service (such as photo editing), iOS presents the user with a list of other apps on their device that have the desired extension. Once the user picks one, the extension appears right…

“With an orbit that’s more than 300 times the scale of Pluto’s around the Sun that completes in just 12 years, this system — if we’re modeling it correctly — will provide one of the greatest tests of General Relativity of all-time.”
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“Dating from the 2011-12 season, up to and including last night’s Game 2, the Heat and the Spurs have played 14 games. In those 14 games, the Heat have scored a total of 1,385 points and the Spurs have scored 1,386 points. That — in the most simplistic, reductive of terms — is the minuscule margin between these two teams over the past three full seasons. One point.”
“Westbrook had 40, 10, and zero fucks, and the Thunder outscored the Spurs in fast-break points you-have-no-chance-to-catch-him-so-just-let-him-go to 0. In other words, right now, the Spurs are playing chess and the Thunder are playing PlayStation.”