There’s a decent amount of talk going on about “glance-able information” in the form of dashboards and second-screens. The central idea is to use digital to be ambiently aware of information, or add commentary to your experience. They augment what you are currently doing. Not in an AR kind of way, just casually. backchannel
“15 songs, 23 minutes. Perfect.”
Samuel posted very briefly about The Descendents’ album Milo Goes To College. It got me thinking a little bit about album length and attention spans. It’s a rare skill to nail album length, and they have usually been dictated by the capacity of the format available. drop the needle
I don’t use Google Chrome.
I’m told I should, but I don’t really want my entire internet experience mediated through Google (despite perversely sitting here using a MacbookPro laptop and Safari browser).