Nest recently announced their 3.0 software update and a new thinner Nest thermostat.
After trying to find out how to update the software, only to realize that it happens automatically, I discovered an easter egg hidden in the device.
If you go to Settings > Legal Info and scroll to the bottom. These messages will display:
Below is a collection of links to inspire your art. Enjoy. Create. Go and make something.
Article about Dieter Rams and his legacy. Presents his famous, Ten Principles for Good Design. Includes an exclusive interview with Dieter Rams.
Recently on my 13″ MacBook Pro ( mid-2012 ), I’ve noticed that when using Google Chrome the screen will freeze up. At other times when using Chrome I will get the standard “kernel panic” message. Thankfully Lion restores everything that was open upon reboot but that does not excuse the problem. Everything else about the machine has been fine and seems very snappy.
The error logs point reference Google Chrome and Intel HD 400 Graphics Card. Others have experienced this problem as well. A few contacted Apple and are told to use Safari until the issue is resolved.
There are many books that I’ve read. My library continues to grow – even with books that I haven’t read yet. My favorites, the best that really speak to me, are few in all honesty. Lately, I’ve been reading a string of books that I wish I would have had 10 years ago ( Linchpin, Design Is A Job, etc.. ). Steal Like An Artist is now on that list.