Month: September 2012

  • Obama Up, Romney Down

    Obama Up, Romney Down

    The New York Times’ wonky FiveThirtyEight blog posted this rather dramatic graph showing the poll numbers of Obama and Romney over the past few weeks. What used to be a 1-2 point difference is now a 5-6 point gulf with the lines getting further, not closer, together.

  • Hello Kitty Assault Rifle

    For those that are wondering, it’s real.

  • Japanese Maps a Unique Challenge

    Japanese Maps a Unique Challenge

    The New York Times has a piece pointing out that the new iOS 6 cartography woes that Apple is experiencing are amplified in Japan which presents it’s own unique mapping challenges. Mainly because they are trying to jam a global mapping paradigm into Japan which has its own challenges. … cities like Tokyo are changing […]

  • Stellar Wind

    Stellar Wind

    There’s a chill wind blowing through the our government. Since 9/11 it’s been known that the NSA has been wiretapping email and phone calls as part of a domestic spying program. Now the evidence is piling up that as of December of this year, a new data center in Utah is getting ready to come […]

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