I got to take some portraits of my friend Katrina today.

I got to take some portraits of my friend Katrina today.

Canal St. and Avenue of the Americas (on flickr)

Shot some film in NY. Felt great.

In the 1950s, the bureaucracy was the computer. People were organized into technocratic systems in order to perform routinized information processing. But now the computer is the computer. The role of the human is not to be dispassionate, depersonalized or neutral. It is precisely the emotive traits that are rewarded: the voracious lust for understanding, the enthusiasm for work, the ability to grasp the gist, the empathetic sensitivity to what will attract attention and linger in the mind.
My friend and co-worker Brad made some awesome Valentine’s Day cards. This one is my fav. See all of them on his Dribbble.

My friend and co-worker Brad made some awesome Valentine’s Day cards. This one is my fav. See all of them on his Dribbble.

From the NYT 2013: The Year in Pictures

Frankly, that guy could have been having sex with an underage boy in the middle of a parliament meeting or whatever the hell they have over there and I still wouldn’t give a shit. I don’t know or care to know who he is, where he’s from, or what he did. What I do know is that if you think I’m going to start paying attention to what’s going on with politics in Toronto or Nova Scotia or Ontario City or wherever the fuck then you’re going to be very disappointed.
I think at some point the disc image that we were generating was around 180 GB," van der Leeuw said. "And if we would have put all the levels in, which we didn’t, because then the disc image generator broke, it would have been around 290 GB of data.

How Sony helped Killzone: Shadow Fall go from 290 to 40 GB

How insane is it that the next generation of consoles, which haven’t even launched yet, have storage media limits that are already being blown through the ceiling by developers?

So: the technical reason we start counting arrays at zero is that in the mid-1960′s, you could shave a few cycles off of a program’s compilation time on an IBM 7094. The social reason is that we had to save every cycle we could, because if the job didn’t finish fast it might not finish at all and you never know when you’re getting bumped off the hardware because the President of IBM just called and fuck your thesis, it’s yacht-racing time.
t3chn0ir:

'So you were in Vietnam? … Yeah. … Were you in the shit? … Yeah, I was in the shit.'
Rushmore (1998)

t3chn0ir:

'So you were in Vietnam? … Yeah. … Were you in the shit? … Yeah, I was in the shit.'

Rushmore (1998)

(Reblogged from t3chn0ir)

steffalopod:

in elementary school john lennon had a homework that asked “what do you want two be when you grow up” and he replied “happy”. the teacher say “you donot understand the assignment” and jjohn lennon said “u dont understand LIFE”. that teacher was albert einstein. reblog if you love god

(Source: vayena)

(Reblogged from drcairns)