Musings of a dabbling dilettante. A collection of thoughts, ideas, and projects that I find interesting.
Beautiful animation highlighting the wonders of sound
Rough video I put together of my summer trip in Nicaragua.
A very real video reminding us to put away the phone and enjoy the present
It is easy in the world to live after the world’s opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after your own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
More than 280 million Tweets posted from mobile phones reveal geographic usage patterns in unprecedented detail:
Work as hard as you can, imagine immensities, don’t compromise, and don’t waste time. Start now. Not 20 years from now, not two weeks from now. Now.
- Debbie Millman
Immersion: a people-centric view of your email life
Really interesting way to browse your email connections. You can filter by time, drill down to invidual connections, and visualize the relationship between different nodes in the network. So cool. Check it out here
To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.
- Henri Bergson
Foursquare Data Viz captures the pulse of major cities
I love how the day goes from being primarily food/services and slowly fades into nightlife/bars. Makes sense.
If you see that some aspect of your society is bad, and you want to improve it, there is only one way to do so: you have to improve people. And in order to improve people, you begin with only one thing: you can become better yourself.