vague, but exciting

the porous city - science - networks



email me



In most observed real-world networks, the value of the network is given by n log n, not n^2.

The Wealth of Networks: How Social Production Transforms Markets and Freedom
Just published, sounds v. good. Buy at Amazon or download CC-licensed PDFs. Also see the associated wiki maintained by the author.

graphviz (unix, win32), pixelglow (os x)
Feed it a list of what connects to what, and it'll create a pretty graph of your network.

Google is underhyped. I believe it is the coolest thing on earth.

references on zipf's law
zipf's law and website popularity

...and EditThisPage: "...must be doing something right!" Since when is Zipf's Law normative? (He does have a point, but still.)

Mobile, WRX, Web, Crowdsourcing, Automobile, Data, Net, Hardware, Shopping, RSS, PIM, Storage, barcamp, Energy, a11y, Audio, Visual, Android, Security, Web analytics, MacOS, Open, s60, Medical, Development, Product Management, Collaboration, Business, Wearables, Social, Javascript, OS

Personal care, Sports, Video, Politik, Housing, Agriculture, Food & Drink, NYC, Friday, Statistics, Geography, Boston, History, Clothes, Minnesota, Podcasts, Law, Surfing, Life hacks, Travel, L.A., Bicycling, San Francisco, Feminism, Toys, Activism, Games, Berlin, CrowdFlower, Quizzes, Transportation

Boston, Videos, Mp3s, Events, Booking, Labels, Good tracks, Hip-hop, Shopping, Making, Mixes, Musicians, House, L.A., Reviews, Business, Lyrics, Mailing lists, Streams, History

Me, Meditation, Friends, Exercise, Vocations, Gossip, Life hacks, Family, Working with, Subcultures, Weblogs, Health, ADD, Languages, Enemies, Stories, Heroes, MOTAS

Humor, Events, Poetry, Burning Man, Comix, Movies, Animation, Sculpture, Outlets, Literature, iPad bait, Visual, Spoken Word, Desktop wallpaper bait, Rhetoric

IP Law, Shopping, Real Estate, International Development, Marketing and CRM, Personal services, Non-profit, Web, Personal finance, Investing, Insurance, Taxes, Macroeconomics, Management consulting, Microfinance

Tools, Furniture, Web, Presentations, IA, Process, User experience, Cool, Type, Architecture, Data visualization, Algorithmic

Psychology, Networks, Environment, Zoology, Physics, Statistics and Data

Vagabond '08, Uganda, Kenya, Kingdom of Siam

Photos I Wish I'd Taken, Friends, Moblog


One Acre Fund


Internet classic

Subscribe to this site's rss feed