Thursday, August 30, 2007

Porter Airlines

Up and coming Canadian airline featuring teh fnky frsh design. Why don't we have airlines like this? Or rail? Or bus?

Link [Via NOTCOT]

Slick Surge Protectors

Belkin, maker of accessories for iPods and computers, spins a few new twists on the power strip.

Link, via NOTCOT

Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Oakland Crimespotting

Wow. Information designers create a super-functional interactive map of crime reports in Oakland (a mashup of data from the city of Oakland's nearly useless CrimeWatch map)

This isn't about the market performing better than government, because this isn't for profit. It's about smart people applying technology in smart ways.