28-Mar-2002User Interface Misunderstanding in Battle
From WP: But the senior defense official explained yesterday that the Air Force combat controller was using a Precision Lightweight GPS Receiver, known to soldiers as a “plugger,” to calculate the Taliban’s coordinates for a B-52 attack. The controller did not realize that after he changed the device’s battery, the machine was programmed to automatically…
28-Mar-2002Volunteer San Diego…
Volunteer San Diego. Interesting. Sheesh, I have a lot of links lately. Building up I suppose.
Betty Page: The Complete Interview CD, sounds really cool. Betty Page, a pinup queen from the 1950s and 1960s, was one of my earliest net.culture discoveries. I first came across her while browsing the net, then later went looking for books and other materials. She’s been completely unavailable for televised interviews, other than her voice….
28-Mar-2002Information graphics do make a difference…
Information graphics do make a difference, Tufte would be proud.
Hmmm …. Chinese Bootlegged Star Wars Series DVDs. No thanks.
28-Mar-2002San Diego Neighborhoods Map…
San Diego Neighborhoods Map, from the City of San Diego. Useful. There seem to be more neighborhoods here in San Diego since the various times when I was growing up here.
28-Mar-2002Have I mentioned that I think the show Samurai Jack is gorgeous?
Have I mentioned that I think the show Samurai Jack is gorgeous?