infovore + sanfrancisco   4 Every morning, I push the STOP button on the....
"You wouldn’t think you could get homesick for a simple button. You’d be wrong."
muni  london  sanfrancisco  disconnect  buttons  paulmison 
may 2011 by infovore
Rebecca Solnit's 'Infinite City' Maps SF in a Whole New Light | 7x7
“Cartography used to be both an art and a science. I wanted to return to that.” This was my present to myself, as a souvenir, from SF. Looking forward to reading it properly - especially all the areas I never had a chance to visit - and can already confirm the maps are gorgeous. But really, it's about the whole package.
books  maps  sanfrancisco  rebeccasolnit 
february 2011 by infovore
Telling time with open realtime data » Headway
"This is my Sony Ericsson MBW-150 bluetooth watch, showing the next few SF Muni bus arrival times for a nearby stop. The code to fetch the arrival times is running on my Droid phone, and communicating with the watch using Marcel Dopita’s OpenWatch software for the Android platform."
development  cities  urbancomputing  bluetooth  sanfrancisco 
january 2010 by infovore
"SFZero is a Collaborative Production Game. Players build characters by completing tasks for their groups and increasing their Score. The goals of play include meeting new people, exploring the city, and participating in non-consumer leisure activities."
games  play  art  sf  cities  urban  open  collaboration  sanfrancisco  sf0 
february 2009 by infovore

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