If you remember dropping Quarter after Quarter into arcade games at the mall when you were a kid, you’re going to love the Internet Arcade. Tons of arcade games, available to play on the web. I spent about an hour playing a few games. The only downside is you must use Firefox or Chrome, Safari just doesn’t seem to work.
The story is interesting in the fact that it sets a precedent (in Canada) for the ever-gray area of “expectation of privacy.” As is usually the case with these legal stories, all the genius’ in the comment section are more fun to read than the brief article.
I’m not sure what people’s fascination with making the email process into anything but email, but apparently Google is on board. Gmail wasn’t bad enough, now there’s Google Inbox. I wonder how long it’ll be before they kill this, too.
Some great video of the current construction progress at the Apple Campus 2 site. Apple certainly isn’t wasting any time here. The size of this thing is just amazing. The “raised” circular area will be the courtyard in the middle of the building and will actually be the ground level. The area around it will eventually be sub-ground level floors and parking.
Did you know that 80% of you (if you’re in the U.S.) will have a BBQ or picnic today, where you will help consume over 150 million hot dogs? Shocking. I mean, who eats hot dogs when they’re not at a sporting event?
Happy Independence Day!
Fonts. We love them. From cool to crazy, free and open source to extremely expensive, there are a massive number of fonts in the world, and we want to collect them all for current and future projects.
While impressive, an ever-expanding personal font collection can become unwieldy, problematic and even unusable over time.
Join Extensis font management expert Jim Kidwell in this free webcast to learn how to:
- Remove corrupt fonts from your workflow
- Dispel the dreaded “missing font” dialog box in Creative Cloud apps
- Efficiently organize your font collection
- Speed font prototyping
- Remove font duplicates
- Clean font caches
- And more
Getting Started with Bitcoin over at WeUseCoins is an excellent resource if you’re looking to find out more about Bitcoin and whether or not you want to start accepting Bitcoin for payment for your business.
The article is filled with helpful links and is written in ‘plain English’ for those that aren’t complete geeks.
The PowerCurl is a clip-on cord wrap for the whole family of MacBook power adapters (Air, Pro, Retina, et. al.). It makes it easy to unplug and pack up quickly without having to untangle a mess of extension cords the next time you set up shop.