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Post-peak growth industries: itinerant wood-oven pizzaiolo.
Instagram kills Twitter integration deader
Rene Ritchie, imore.com
Instagram, the Facebook owned social photo network, that previously cut off support for Twitter’s media-rich card feature has now cut off all support for any all forms of embedded images. Twitter confirmed the change in an update to their original…
Vendor lock-in will do us in.
Australian Police Warn Against Use of Apple Maps Due to Safety Concerns
by Juli Clover, macrumors.com
Police in Victoria, Australia issued a warning to motorists this weekend regarding Apple Maps after several travelers became stranded in the Murray-Sunset National Park trying to reach the city of Mildura using Apple’s…
First World Problems.
Paper maps are a small inconvenience, but “with small inconveniences come small risks” as bikkhu McLuhan said.
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Red Hybrid Tea rose - velvet red with white satin reverse, very large double bloom. — with
Louri Karen Strathie,
Barbara Rhodes Creedle.
Red Hybrid Tea rose - velvet red with white satin reverse, very large double bloom. http://flpbd.it/by0CF
I see there is fellow peak oil doomer at the university today.
"Well-run libraries are filled with people because what a good library offers cannot be easily found elsewhere: an indoor public space in which you do not have to buy anything in order to stay. In the modern state there are very few sites where this is possible. The only others that come readily to my mind require belief in an omnipotent creator as a condition for membership. It would seem the most obvious thing in the world to say that the reason why the market is not an efficient solution to libraries is because the market has no use for a library. But it seems we need, right now, to keep re-stating the obvious. There aren’t many institutions left that fit so precisely Keynes’ definition of things that no one else but the state is willing to take on. Nor can the experience of library life be recreated online. It’s not just a matter of free books. A library is a different kind of social reality (of the three dimensional kind), which by its very existence teaches a system of values beyond the fiscal."