I’ve been looking forward to Marco’s take on things since the Tumblr to Yahoo acquisition news came out and I was not disappointed. A great candid and humble look back on his time at Tumblr. Now hopefully John and Casey can get him to discuss things a little further on this week’s Accidental Tech Podcast too.
Jerry Brewer on David Stern’s Seattle Suckerpunch:
At the end of another heartbreaking NBA result, David Stern taunted us.
“This is going to be short for me,” he told reporters in Dallas on Wednesday. “I have a game to get to in Oklahoma City.”
Commander Chris Hadfield’s Space Oddity video is awesome and it’s arguably nowhere near the most expensive music video ever made.
The Class AAA affiliate of the Detroit Tigers will wear special edition Chewbacca-inspired jerseys on Saturday and Sunday (i.e. “Revenge of the Fifth”), with the uniforms to be made available via an in-game silent auction for charity. The team will also serve Yoda Soda and give 3,000 kazoos away for the fans to perform a post-game Star Wars-themed concert.
Google Glass today is an imperfect prototype of the future where value does not yet outweigh pain.
Good breakdown of where Google Glass is now and its potential for the future.