Tag: Slate
slate-laptop-tray

I like this a lot. The Slate Mobile AirDesk is a specifically designed bamboo surface that lets you work with your laptop, mouse, and iPhone in a manner that won’t cause severe burns to your thighs or a complete jumbled mess of your electronics. The idea caught on heavily from Kickstarter and now the AirDesk […]

Thomas-Hoepker-911-WTC-controversial-picture

Photo: Thomas Hoepker (click to enlarge) The week before the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, The Guardian covered a debate and discussion surrounding an odd photo taken on 9/11/2001 by Magnum photographer Thomas Hoepker. The photo depicts 5 Brooklynites lounging around as the World Trade Center towers burn and smolder in the background. […]

2-spaces-after-period-is-wrong

There was a point in time when I used to put two spaces after the period in a sentence. It was a habit I had learned because of teachers who stressed the need for a double-space to increase reading clarity. Then, in high school, one of my English teachers explained to me that this was […]