Contributed by Wil Alambre over the course of January 30th…
A little something for Ross: how to make your own working bagpipes from duct tape and PVC piping.
Designers Will Code
A good write-up by David Cole that sums up the live-wireframing process we here at Visual Lizard have been using with our design partners. "You're designing the real product, not an abstracted representation."
Massive EVE Online Battle
Over 3000 players called into one system to fight. Over 717 billion ISK worth of ships destroyed, which translates into almost $25,000 USD. There's also some Youtube videos of the escalating chaos, as many players call in alliances and go all in.
RIM is dead, the company renamed offically as Blackberry. Verge covered the launch event for those of you who skipped it.
Amazon Is A Charity
"Amazon sells things to people at prices that seem impossible because it actually is impossible to make money that way."