Link roundup August 4, 2015

This is the good stuff.

The new importance of 'social listening' tools - Columbia Journalism Review

How screens make us feel - Columbia Journalism Review

Can Superman Get Sued for Trashing Metropolis? | WIRED

Link roundup July 31, 2015

This is the good stuff.

The Factory of Ideas: Working at Bell Labs

The UK National Videogame Arcade is the inspirational mecca that gaming needs | Ars Technica

I Can Haz Memento

A Graphical Taxonomy of Roller Derby Skate Names

Link roundup July 28, 2015

I see a theme here – computers are entertainers, directors, performers.

A Sort of Joy

Editor by NYTLabs

GIFs of Japanese Life

The Next Wave

Link roundup July 24, 2015

A block of links sourced from the team. We've got Annie, Adam, dano, and Matt!

A Light Sculpture Is Harvesting San Francisco's Secrets

Toki Pona: A Language With a Hundred Words - The Atlantic

Swedish Puzzle Rooms Test Teams' Wits and Strength | Mental Floss

Link roundup July 8, 2015

This is the good stuff.

Why I Vote GIF

The Fine Art of Forgery

Stuff in Space

As Bar Codes Replace Tickets, Something Is Lost Before the First Pitch

A New Word on the Internet

Link roundup June 29, 2015

This and that for the end of June.

9 Themed Color Palette Collections to Inspire You | Mental Floss

Oxford Scientist Explains the Physics of Playing Electric Guitar Solos | Open Culture


Link roundup June 19, 2015

More rounded up than ever

Spot the Ball: Women's World Cup 2015 -

Toby Glanville's brilliant images of workers in the late 90s

The construction of the Statue of Liberty - Google Cultural Institute

Giphoscopes from Officina K | The Public Domain Review

Link roundup June 17, 2015

Some stuff we liked on the web this week…

Harvard Law's Jonathan Zittrain Defends Libraries — Yes, Even The BPL | WGBH News

Designing The Pen | Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum


Inside Obama's Stealth Startup | Fast Company | Business + Innovation

Don't be Ned Stark — Medium

Link roundup June 12, 2015

This is the good stuff.

Paul Ford: What is Code? | Bloomberg

How 77 Metro Agencies Design the Letter 'M' for Their Transit Logo - CityLab

Go To Hellman: Protect Reader Privacy with Referrer Meta Tags

Can the Swiss Watchmaker Survive the Digital Age?

'Passports' To Vermont Libraries Encourage Literary Exploration

Link roundup June 5, 2015

Some links to start your June with

In A Digital Chapter, Paper Notebooks Are As Relevant As Ever : NPR

Pigs and Mice Have the Lowliest Jobs in Richard Scarry's Busytown | Mental Floss

I've been texting with an astronaut - Boing Boing