Infusion Profusion

Put room-temperature booze into the cream whipper. Add herbs, seeds, whatever. Close the whipper and charge it with nitrous oxide (N2O –the regular whipped cream chargers). Swirl gently 30 seconds…

Infusion Profusion

cryp.sr faq

cryp.sr is an experimental minimal host-proof cryptographic list manager. It has no authentication, uses no cookies, no email is required for registration, and your password never leaves your…

cryp.sr faq

shardcore » the truth

A cursory glance at these gossip sites reveals that the tone and structure of the language used is quite different to more traditional approaches to reportage. This experiment attempts to capture the…

shardcore » the truth

Uncorporate Identity

States draw their legitimacy from symbols. Crowns, currency, flags, passports, mythology, monuments, skylines, cultural output – these symbols constitute a state’s power, its brand identity. And the…

Uncorporate Identity

tf–idf - Wikipedia

The tf–idf weight (term frequency–inverse document frequency) is a weight often used in information retrieval and text mining. This weight is a statistical measure used to evaluate how important a…

tf–idf - Wikipedia

Maybe there’s something beckoning over the horizon that’s not design and not futurism but just something we might call…

“Maybe there’s something beckoning over the horizon that’s not design and not futurism but just something we might call speculative culture. Like, can we find a set of principles or a way to grapple this larger set of social possibilities? I’d just like to list a few of the approaches that I think both design and science fiction have in common: scientific experiment, scenario work of all kinds, user observation studies, simulation, story boards, story telling, flow charts, analytical software, interaction design, brainstorming, historical analogy, extrapolation and last but not least mash-ups.”

Bruce Sterling

The Traffic Guru

In the last few years, however, one traffic engineer did achieve a measure of global celebrity, known, if not exactly by name, then by his ideas. His name was Hans Monderman. The idea that made…

The Traffic Guru