Archive for September, 2013

New papercraft kits: Skull and pigeon

September 30th, 2013 by alephnaught

New papercraft kits: Skull and pigeon

While at Bergamot Station yesterday, I went into GFA / Lois Lambert Gallery – it’s a great little shop with lots of very odd things. They had a miniature Vince skull kit (I got the large skull from Fab and assembled it) and a new d-torso kit of a flying pigeon (or flying rat as […]

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Bergomot Station – Checking out art in LA

September 29th, 2013 by alephnaught

Bergomot Station – Checking out art in LA

Aviva and I decided to check out some shows at Bergomot Station – that’s an old warehouse area that’s been converted into a collection of art galleries. We saw three shows that stood out. First, Aviva wanted to see the Irene Hardwicke Olivieri show – the work is wonderful, colorful, thoughtful. Much of the work […]

The Year Without Pants: WordPress.com and the Future of Work (review)

September 17th, 2013 by alephnaught

The Year Without Pants: WordPress.com and the Future of Work (review)

Title: The Year Without Pants: WordPress.com and the Future of Work (review) Author: Scott Berkun File Size: 1931 KB Print Length: 277 pages Page Numbers Source ISBN: 1118660633 Publisher: Jossey-Bass; 1 edition (August 20, 2013) Language: English ASIN: B00DVJXI4M Loved this book! One of the fastest reads I’ve had lately, coupled with more highlighter and […]

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RobotiKits Walking King Crab

September 2nd, 2013 by alephnaught

RobotiKits Walking King Crab

I bought this kit in Japantown in San Francisco and finally had time to assemble it today. And it works! Put it in bright sunshine and it slowly walks – check out the video:   Translate

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