Archive for the ‘Internet’ Category


It’s always sort of like finding a secret treasure when you run into something unexpected on Google’s Street View. Last year, Google caught Cubs Manager Lou Pinella walking down Clark Street, just outside the Friendly Confines. But this one is no coincidence. Pittsburgh artists Robin Hewlett and Ben Kinsley organized a neighborhood-wide production when the […]

I used to be a big fan of Yelp, posting immediately after eating at every restaurant, cafe and bistro I visited. But for the past nine months or so, I’ve been a little ‘meh’ about the whole Review or Die craze. Originally, the site itself was a helpful resource for finding thoughtful, honest reviews about […]

Right around a year ago, Stephen Dubner, the author of the wildly popular Freakonomics book and corresponding blog, called for suggestions of a six-word motto for the United States of America. As you might expect, with the primaries just starting to heat up, the contest got really heated. And to make a long story short, […]

Have you ever thought about why we aren’t all astronauts, cowboys, princesses and movie stars? When asked as a kid what you want to be when you grow up, those are the answers we all gave. And yet, those professions are some of the rarest out there. Funny thing is, no kids say they want […]

Will’s digital bites seem like the perfect way to organize all those doodads and bits of useful information you find online – and yet can’t seem to find when you need them. I can see so many uses for this – work, personal, project specific, client presentations, social media, and the list goes on. Bravo, […]