Link roundup June 12, 2015

This is the good stuff.

Paul Ford: What is Code? | Bloomberg

How 77 Metro Agencies Design the Letter ‘M’ for Their Transit Logo – CityLab

Go To Hellman: Protect Reader Privacy with Referrer Meta Tags

Can the Swiss Watchmaker Survive the Digital Age?

‘Passports’ To Vermont Libraries Encourage Literary Exploration

Link roundup June 5, 2015

Some links to start your June with

In A Digital Chapter, Paper Notebooks Are As Relevant As Ever : NPR

Pigs and Mice Have the Lowliest Jobs in Richard Scarry’s Busytown | Mental Floss

I’ve been texting with an astronaut – Boing Boing

Link roundup May 1, 2015

May Day! Start May off right with these links.

How Old Do I Look?

A Basement Dedicated to Extreme LEGO Building | Mental Floss

Back Stage at the Machine Theater

Electroninks: Creators of Circuit Scribe, Draw Circuits Instantly!

Link roundup April 17, 2015

It’s spring! Sit at the picnic table and read some rounded up links.

The best icon is a text label

Making Furniture by Molding Growing Trees Into Chairs, Tables, and More | Mental Floss

Link roundup April 8, 2015

Is there a Bill Gates Book Club yet?

Were There Robot Librarians in the 1950s? – Pacific Standard

A British Museum Is Displaying the Guardian’s Smashed Snowden Laptop

Learn more about Books | Bill Gates

Yo: Let’s Make a Book of This on Vimeo

​The Man Who Invented Stereo

Link roundup April 2, 2015

Blurred copyright, screenshots FTW, rainy day art, saving lives with paint and a library made of a library

Volvo’s new luminous paint for cyclists is utterly astounding!

Art That Only Appears When it Rains | Mental Floss

The Most Important Thing on the Internet Is the Screenshot | WIRED

Plagiarize This: A Reasonable Solution to Musical Copyright After “Blurred Lines” | Pitchfork

Link roundup March 23, 2015

A sprinkling of spring links.

When to Wend or Wind? | Pulio’s Word Blog

Be The First | Schulz Library Blog

Memory in the Flesh

How Carrots Became The New Junk Food | Fast Company | Business + Innovation

Nintendo Forms Partnership to Develop Mobile Games

Link roundup March 17, 2015

This is the good stuff.

Zipper robots could dress you



Karuna, Sweden, Has a Playground Made Entirely of Snow and Ice – CityLab

modulator | metaflop