If I was 10, I’d probably be stoked on this. However, as a jaded adult I find the whole experience very underwhelming, difficult to navigate, and lacking a discerning eye. As with a lot of destinations on the internet, the people being paid to feed the information rarely have the knowledge and understanding to truly bring a spectacular product to the public. But hey, it’s an “ongoing” project, so it’ll either get better, or very, very worse. With that in mind, enjoy yourself
The world wide web’s new anthem
Spend the rest of your day watching this tribute to one of the first skateboarding films, The Devil’s Toy. Reimagined through the vision of fourteen directors from across the globe (including one of our faves, Corey Adams), The Devil’s Toy Redux lets you navigate from one film to the next—21st century style—witnessing “the evolution of skateboarding culture as told through these filmmakers.”
Visit here, now.
One Startup’s Struggle to Survive the Silicon Valley Gold Rush by Gideon Lewis-Kraus
Remember when you had to look through encyclopedias to see what places looked like?
Urban Jungle Street View is a google street view hack that turns any place into a tropical environment.
The NYC Crying Guide explores the best and worst places to shed tears in the Big Apple.
Not this one, but these. Fat guy dreams.
How BIG Is Google? Very big.