Yes, An Invisible Bike Helmet. For Real! UPDATED

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Currently, my elder son is bicycling from Penn Station to his job, every day, and yes, he wears a helmet, but that doesn't mean my heart doesn't skip a beat every time I contemplate him riding in nutty New York City traffic -- especially if he's having one of his days of creative pondering.The kind of creative pondering that brings forth ideas like invisible bike helmets.Yes, invisible bike helmets. I think if my son wore one, I might feel a little bit better as he cycles through … [Read more...]

Steve Jobs, RIP –UPDATED

What a piece of work is a man! How noble in Reason! how infinite in faculties! in form and moving how express and admirable! In action how like an Angel! in apprehension how like a god! the beauty of the world! the paragon of animals! and yet to me, what is this quintessence of dust? -- Hamlet, Act II, Scene IIWell, we are stardust, finally. And what a force has passed, like a comet, through our era!I confess, my geek husband and Elder Son appreciated his multi-layered genius much better … [Read more...]