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San Francisco's ghost stations
Some details of SF's transit infrastructure
transit  wichary  sf  sanfrancisco  marcin  tootme  muni 
yesterday by nelson
SF homeless infosystem
One System tracks individual homeless people to help provide services more efficiently
homeless  sf  sanfrancisco  politics  tootme 
7 weeks ago by nelson
Day of the Devs
SF indie gaming event Nov 11
games  sf  sanfrancisco  gaming  tootme 
8 weeks ago by nelson
Dirty Water closes in mid-Market
Experimental retail / dining in the Twitter building in SF mid-Market seems to be failing
twitter  realestate  dining  midmarket  sanfrancisco  sf 
july 2018 by nelson
Shahmeen Kasim
SF Twitch streamer does art and Fortnite
twitch  culture  games  streaming  sanfrancisco  sf 
june 2018 by nelson
SF names history
Map of names of streets, etc and their history
maps  history  sanfrancisco  sf  via:reddit 
march 2018 by nelson
Tartine croissant recipe
Details on San Francisco's most-loved croissant
croissant  pastry  baking  tartine  sf  sanfrancisco 
november 2017 by nelson
Truffle Man goes legit
San Francisco's open secret marijuana provider switches to legal sales
pot  marijuana  sanfrancisco  weed  sf 
october 2017 by nelson
Pritikin mansion for sale
Chenery House, a weird mansion in Noe Valley
noevalley  sanfrancisco  sf  pritikin  realestate  house 
september 2017 by nelson
Uber and Lyft in SF
Excellent detailed report from the city
sanfrancisco  sf  uber  lyft 
june 2017 by nelson
Rabois in Glen Park
VC wants to turn a house into a basketball gym
glenpark  sanfrancisco  realestate  sf  rabois 
april 2017 by nelson
SF 1943 streetcars
MUNI rail map from before everything was replaced by busses
streetcar  transit  sf  sanfrancisco  muni  rail 
march 2017 by nelson
Tent Cities of SF
Editorial from last month about the state of homelessness in San Francisco
sf  sanfrancisco  homelessness  mentalillness  compassion 
january 2017 by nelson
SF Clarion Alley
Details on one of San Francisco's biggest street art galleries
streetart  sf  sanfrancisco  art 
november 2016 by nelson
Blacks in SF
Humane story on the dwindling African-American population in San Francisco
race  sf  sanfrancisco 
july 2016 by nelson
Reddit interview with a San Francisco transportation planner
sanfrancisco  sf  muni  sfmta 
may 2016 by nelson
SFBART speaks truth
Amazing event on Twitter; regional transit agency answers people honestly, that its system is old and breaking down
bart  transit  twitter  bayarea  sf 
march 2016 by nelson
SF homelessness
Thoughtful letter about San Francisco's greatest shame
sf  sanfrancisco  homeless  poverty  mentalillness 
april 2015 by nelson
SF frequent transit
Muni and BART that runs every 12 minutes or faster
sf  transit  muni  maps  via:metafilter 
march 2015 by nelson
SF's shittiest streets
A handy guide to our urban dysfunction
sanfrancisco  shit  gross  disgusting  sf  city 
october 2014 by nelson
Muni contract status June 2014
A briefing that Muni has since removed from the web
sf  muni  transit 
june 2014 by nelson
SF buildings in OSM
MapBox funded an effort to trace every building in San Francisco
maps  mapbox  openstreetmap  osm  sf  sanfrancisco 
june 2014 by nelson
SF parking FAQ
Details of various rules for tickets
parking  sanfrancisco  sf  laws 
may 2014 by nelson
SF NexTstop
Advocacy group for turning the stupid SF Central Subway into something useful
sanfrancisco  transit  sf  subway  planning 
march 2014 by nelson
Dolores Park economy
Shhh: there's various grey and black market merchants in the city park
sanfrancisco  dolores  sf  marijuana 
february 2014 by nelson
SF parking failure
Fancy spot detectors' batteries failed
sanfrancisco  fail  parking  sf  waste 
january 2014 by nelson
Nude protest
Hilariously snide article from the SF Chronicle about a local soft-headed nuisance
funny  journalism  sanfrancisco  nudism  sf 
november 2013 by nelson
Rope factory vs SF map
Interesting history of a weird corner of Dogpatch
sf  sanfrancisco  maps  history  railroad  dogpatch 
february 2013 by nelson
about SF shuttle map
Migurski on the process behind Stamen's map of private shuttles in the Bay Area
sf  maps  stamen  google 
october 2012 by nelson
Alamo Drafthouse in SF!
Austin's legendary brewpub / rep movie theater to come to SF!
sanfrancisco  sf  movies  mission 
july 2012 by nelson
Red Rock Island
6 acre privately owned island in San Francisco bay
sf  sanfrancisco  island 
july 2012 by nelson
SF Muni Maintenance
Our public transit system has terrible maintenance
sf  muni  transit  transportation 
june 2012 by nelson
Muni on time rates
Nice map of our 60% on time performance.
SF  sanfrancisco  muni  map 
may 2012 by nelson
1937 SF GGB opening
brochure, photos from the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge in 1937
sanfrancisco  sf  goldengatebridge  ggb  monas  advertising  history 
may 2012 by nelson
SF Uber revisualization
Different view into Uber's data of car trips in SF
Uber  sf  sanfrancisco  visualization  d3  infovis 
january 2012 by nelson
SF cable car history
Map showing all the old routes; used to run down Castro, Valencia, and Howard!
sf  sanfrancisco  transit  cablecar 
august 2011 by nelson
SF war on fun
More police harassment at DNA Lounge
sanfrancisco  sf  nightlife  clubs  dnalounge  jwz  police 
february 2010 by nelson
Swoops the bird
A blackbird living in downtown SF is something of a celebrity
birds  blackbirds  sf  sanfrancisco 
june 2009 by nelson
Klingon pumpkin
A truly international holiday (via Boingboing)
funny  klingon  humor  sara  halloween  startrek  geek  pumpkins  carving  heh  sf  nelson:autotagged 
october 2006 by nelson
SF Bay boat positions
Real time tracking of ship traffic (via Digg)
visualization  tracking  sanfrancisco  map  ships  bayarea  maps  gps  sf  boat  cool  nelson:autotagged 
june 2006 by nelson
Earthquake prep
San Francisco city site for preparing for disasters
security  disaster  emergency  survival  howto  sf  preparedness  tips  kit  earthquake  reference  nelson:autotagged 
february 2006 by nelson
10 best sci-fi films that never existed
Terrific bit of writing about current scifi films (via Populicious)
funny  humor  sci-fi  movie  list  movies  scifi  interesting  article  sf  film  nelson:autotagged 
february 2006 by nelson
SF burrito reviews
Man, I'm missing this (via Metafilter)
bestof  useful  food  eats  burritos  examples  sf  nelson:autotagged 
october 2005 by nelson
CalTrans at work
Painting lanes in rush hour traffic (via Eric Case)
caltrans  sfbayarea  cars  photography  101  sf  nelson:autotagged 
august 2005 by nelson
LotR summary
No need to read Tolkein's epic, this is all you need (via Metafilter)
fandom.lord.of.the.rings  funny  humor  reference  tolkien  fantasy  books  fun  post  sf  nelson:autotagged 
april 2005 by nelson
Seamless City
30 mile stiched-together photo of SF (via Sutter)
good  art  photo  photography  gis  architecture  panorama  sanfrancisco  sf  nelson:autotagged 
august 2004 by nelson
Bay Area wind pattern
Nice realtime map of which way the wind blows
surf  surfing  sanfrancisco  san  sailing  flying  kayak  weather  paragliding  sf  wind  nelson:autotagged 
july 2004 by nelson
Frisson SF
New restaurant from Daniel of the late lamented Elisabeth Daniel (thanks, Marc!)
bay_area  bar  gift  usa  entertainment  restaurant  idea  dining  california  music  sf  nelson:autotagged 
june 2004 by nelson
Red Mars rave
Cory finally reads Red Mars. I agree, it's a fantastic novel.
arts  literature  read  review  books/scifi  books  critique  sf  nelson:autotagged 
may 2004 by nelson
PK Dick
Philip K. Dick - Science Fiction Author - Official Site
fiction  literature  sci-fi  author  science  philipkdick  books  scifi  authors  writing  sf  nelson:autotagged 
december 2003 by nelson

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