Apple held their annual WWDC conference today. As expected they didn’t have any news regarding a new iPhone, which makes me a sad panda even if I knew it was coming (or I guess not coming, as the case may be). So what did they have? The newest (and possibly last) OSX release, iOS5 details, and iCloud.
Reid Gower made this awesome tribute to NASA and I think it’s a fitting reminder that we need to dream big and sometimes spend giant, heaping amounts of money on accomplishing the ridiculous. So beautifully and eloquently written.
“Our remote descendants, safely arrayed on many worlds through the solar system–and beyond–will be unified: by their common heritage, by their regard for their home planet, and by the knowledge that whatever other life may be, the only humans in all the universe come from Earth. They will gaze up and strain to find the blue dot in their skies…”
This guy deserves a Carl Sagan high five.
Update: Durrrr, it IS Carl Sagan. Should have known that.
SCIENCE! This is F’ing incredible. Came out a few days ago, but I thought I’d throw this up just in case you missed it. ICP needs to write a “Miracles” follow-up about this. How does it work? Speaking of ICP, that’s a post that might be over due…
Comments Off on LCD Pinball Table is Awesome07 July 2010
Saw this on Gizmodo yesterday. It’s a pinball machine with just two displays instead of the table area and attached display. How awesome is that? I’d like to see the base be a little thinner (why not show off that sweet tech), but I think it’s awesome regardless. Here it is in the Nike store in Barcelon with a nice soccer theme: Continue Reading