Siri Proxy is a proxy server for Apple’s Siri “assistant.” The idea is to allow for the creation of custom handlers for different actions. This can allow developers to easily add functionality to Siri. Here’s a demonstration that I wrote: It allows me to control my thermostat when I am at home. Doesn’t require a […]
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The OneNote app for Windows Phone makes grocery shopping a breeze, until someone at home modifies the list on the family’s touch screen PC. See what happens when dad’s shopping list syncs via SkyDrive and comes to life. It’s a great time to be a family. via Teusje
One of the Portal-themed levels in Mari0: Again, this game will rock! Mari0 →
Next to being a appealing mouse, the video also shows an important message: Building prototypes and using them, and touching them, and breaking them, and fixing them is a key part of our process so that you fail early, so that you know exactly what you need to fix. via teusje
On October 26th, a hole was blasted in the base of 125′ tall Condit Dam on the White Salmon River in Washington. In less than 2 hours, the reservoir behind the dam drained completely and the White Salmon flowed unimpeded by a dam for the first time in 100 years. via kottke
In our second film, we meet writer turned knife maker Joel Bukiewicz of Cut Brooklyn. He talks about the human element of craft, and the potential for a skill to mature into an art. And in sharing his story, he alights on the real meaning of handmade — a movement whose riches are measured in […]