Got rid off almost all of my giant bin of computer cables. Turns out I just don’t use audio, vga, Ethernet, or coax!
Today’s NYTimes mini crossword is pretty great! @khanacademy
The U.S. Senate has approved the nomination of Dr. Carla Hayden to be the 14th Librarian of Congress.
Today is Chuck Close's birthday! I love his incredible woodblock prints. "Lukas" took 123 blocks + 219 colors 😳�ve
...eventually sponsored by restaurants and people watched from boats on the river. Print, Utagawa Kunisada, 1858.
...started as a purification rite to dispel plague and famine spirits... Print, Utagawa Hiroshige, 1829.
Ryōgoku Bridge, Sumida River (Edo, modern-day Tokyo), summer firework display. Print, Utagawa Toyoharu, 1770.
Before the Rain, Mono Lake, by Chiura Obata, 1930, Japanese woodblock print.
El Capitan, Yosemite, by Yoshida Hiroshi, 1925, Japanese woodblock print.
My precious commit streak is hidden! 😉 github.com/blog/2173-more…
Y This is a great, positive, change though - kudos!l
Hit 500 wins with Hunter in Hearthstone! Love playing midrange/control decks. Still fun after two years! 😊f
📣 Introducing grafi.js 📣
JS Image Processing Utility. It's like underscore.js but for imagegrafijs.org
Easter is the one time of the year when I can safely buy a 9lb ham without being judged. In related news:
Amazing interactive coding environment to teach beginners, by @maryrosecook
"So who the hell was Hieronymus Bosch?" apollo-magazine.com/more-than-grot…
A fascinating take on what a library could be and how it could facilitate serendipitous discoveries and research: vimeo.com/157990864
The documentary 'Finding Vivian Maier' is now on Netflix: youtube.com/watch?v=zya5kG…
An amazing photographer and fascinating story.
Always awesome when a new @khanacademy
language comes online. Most recently: Bengali! bn.khanacademy.org
Google's AlphaGo is competing live against Lee Sedol right now! youtube.com/watch?v=vFr3K2…
Will be interesting to see the outcome!
The results of @khanacademy
's new SAT prep: prnewswire.com/news-releases/…
19% reduction in ALL paid prep!!
Fujio Yoshida (1887-1987) Painter, woodblock printer. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fujio_Yos…
Bertha Lum (1869-1954) Woodblock printer. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bertha_Lum
Helen Hyde (1868-1919) Woodblock printer. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helen_Hyde