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17 Posts

October, 2011 Posts

Silk, Services and Amazon's Interesting Ways
October 01, 2011
Amazon's Kindle Fire announcement and the implications of their Silk browser on user data.
Where people don’t use Facebook
October 07, 2011
An analysis of Facebook's global presence through a unique data visualization.
Non-Random Distribution
October 12, 2011
The revelation of Benford's Law and its implications for accounting data.
Web Start-Ups Hit Cash Crunch - WSJ.com
October 12, 2011
The looming cash crunch for web start-ups
October 15, 2011
Exploring the concept of 'backronyms' and the word 'phat'.
Amazon’s new locker delivery system now live in New York - GeekWire
October 17, 2011
Amazon has launched a new locker delivery system in New York City.
My Advice to the Occupy Wall Street Protesters | Politics News | Rolling Stone
October 21, 2011
The lack of focus of the Occupy Wall Street Protesters and suggestions for demands.
On Creative Technologists
October 29, 2011
The rise and pitfalls of the 'creative technologist' role in agencies.
October 29, 2011
October 29, 2011
Site Updates
October 29, 2011
NoahBrier.com site updates including a platform change and technical improvements.
October 30, 2011
The concept of a device that converts web data into smells.
Going into hospital far riskier than flying: WHO | Reuters
October 30, 2011
Hospitals are riskier than flying due to hygiene and risk miscalculation.
The Past is Harder than the Future
October 31, 2011
An interview with William Gibson on the difficulty of imagining the past.
October 31, 2011
Tilt is a Firefox plugin that visualizes websites in 3D and allows for inline editing.
Conductive Gloves
October 31, 2011
Muji gloves with a conductive finger for touchscreen technology and a reflection on the smartphone market's evolution.
Designers versus Users
October 31, 2011
Designers work on large screens while users view the web on smaller displays.
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