Tag Archive for Misc.

A Few Random Morning Links …

Just picked-up the D-Link DCS-932L mydlink-Enabled Wireless-N Day/Night Network Camera, it’s awesome, recommended. Can keep an eye on the puppy or anything else remotely via a Web browser of my iPhone. Very easy to setup. How great is the curved…

Monday Grab Bag of Links …

Architecture. Swankienda, indeed: 1957 time capsule house in historic Houston Sky High, But Grounded: 16 Incredible Tree Houses Luke Tyler’s 78 Square Foot NYC Apartment Greg and Tammy’s 1953 Kelvinator Foodarama São Bento Residence by Anastasia Arquitetos Pension Briol: Bauhaus…

A Few Random Morning Links …

Is this the best way to grill sausage? Hugo is a beautiful movie 25 years of HyperCard—the missing link to the Web Democracy is most emphatically not synonymous with freedom Remarkable TriBeCa Loft in NY “Orbiting” Around a Massive Stairway…

A Few Random Morning Links …

Ron Paul explains that Capital Controls Have No Place in a Free Society (more) As usual for the political class, special rules for special people This guy won’t give up on his Speedmaster Oh yeah: How Omega’s Speedmaster Got to…

A Few Random Morning Links …

Sammy Davis Jr.’s Watch! Great story. Neon light left on for 77 years, runs up $17,000 in electric bills An honest look at Memorial Day This story isn’t from The Onion?! Hands-on with the Christophe Claret X-TREM-1 – Extremely impressive…

Tuesday Grab Bag of Links …

Architecture / Design. Focusing On Views With A Modern Addition To An Old Farmhouse Crazy Contemporary in Desert Golf Paradise Asks $12M Vintage farm kitchen retro remodel for less than $2500 Beach Home Opening Up Towards a Beautiful Coastal Village…

A Few Random Morning Links …

Verticality In Modern Residential Architecture Wozniak’s original Apple ][ article in Byte, 1977 Glass-Steagall Wouldn’t Have Prevented the JPMorgan Loss or the Financial Crisis Africa is Experiencing Some of the Biggest Drops in Child Mortality Ever Seen, Anywhere in the…

A Few Random Morning Links …

Stat of the day: Right now about 1 in 20 Americans receives Social Security disability … Pay someone to break-in your shoes for you Two columns that should turn you into a libertarian Trailer for the new James Bond movie,…

A Few Random Morning Links …

A sweet vintage Saab, Instagram style Prototype Zenith El Primero Bought By Zenith For 37,500 CHF At Christie’s The 25 drunkest countries … These Imai Hiroki Brogue Boots are slick, but no way I could pull them off, a tad…

A Few Random Morning Links …

The laws of economics are not optional, that includes price controls Betting Better Fake Chicken Meat Will Be As Good As The Real Thing : NPR Bryan Caplan on arbitrary intervention 1970: Thor Heyerdahl sets sail with his crew from…