Archive for March, 2012

March 16, 2012 Off

A few thoughts on iPhone 5, iPad mini, and iTV

By in Assorted Thoughts, General Information

It’s been fascinating to watch Apple build its arsenal of products in the last decade – not only because of their remarkable success, but because of the deliberate, disciplined way in which they did it.  Each built on the framework set by the last – the iPod mini and Nano relied on the same intuitive […]

March 10, 2012 Off

Mr. Wolfram, I bow to your data

By in Neat Visualizations

When I created My Working Life, I thought I had collected a pretty good data set on my work activities.  Then, I saw this blog post from Stephen Wolfram.  The man recorded every single keystroke he typed for “a number of years” – over 100 million keystrokes.  What I admire isn’t just the fact that […]