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Erin Jo Richey

‪Really liked this story from @aarti411 on live translation apps, feat. the pros & cons of trying to get a pedicure. http://www.npr.org/sections/alltechconsidered/2017/03/20/520832901/finding-a-pedicure-in-china-using-cutting-edge-translation-apps‬

Erin Jo Richey

I'm missing the desert flower super bloom, but here's a video from Anza Borrego https://www.nytimes.com/video/science/100000004980922/desert-bloom-anza-borrego-2017.html

Erin Jo Richey

Mr Rogers would want you to support public media broadcasting. It's the neighborly thing to do. http://www.fredrogers.org/frc/news/fred-rogers-company-statement-regarding-federal-funding-public-broadcasting

Erin Jo Richey

My commute this morning involved a lot more walking than normal. http://hoodline.com/2017/03/civic-center-bart-station-shut-down-after-suspicious-item-found

Erin Jo Richey

Pleased to have celebrated Pi Day with 🍕. Failed to measure r or d before eating, so I'll never know the circumference of the pi pie.

Erin Jo Richey

Erin Jo Richey

I don't know anything about Irish politicians, but this summary of their thoughts on Beyoncé is kind of amazing. http://www.dailyedge.ie/irish-politicians-like-beyonce-3274798-Mar2017/

Erin Jo Richey

An inside look at the company that's coyly leasing you dogs with subprime loans. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2017-03-01/i-m-renting-a-dog

Erin Jo Richey

So a typo is what initiated the AWS outage on Tuesday? 😬
https://aws.amazon.com/message/41926/

Erin Jo Richey

Great evening gathered in a living room listening to @lisakaysolomon share about design thinking and saving donuts w user-centered research.

Erin Jo Richey

Things I think when I see people wearing AirPods:
1) Weird earrings
2) Weird Bluetooth headset
3) Sir, there's an alien eating your brain!

Erin Jo Richey

Interesting. Am I cynical to think that this has more to do with Context Graph / ads, less to do with saving stuff?
http://venturebeat.com/2017/02/27/mozilla-acquires-read-it-later-app-pocket-will-open-source-the-code/

Erin Jo Richey

Glad I'm not in Los Angeles today during the storm. LA drivers have no chill when there's rain.

Erin Jo Richey

This is actually a pretty good song. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CopDK_jI6DI&sns=em

Erin Jo Richey

10 mins before the end of the day my (plugged in, fully charged) laptop crashed and now says it's stuck on 0% battery, so that's exciting.🔋

Erin Jo Richey

Obamacare and the Affordable Care Act are the same, but 1/3 of Americans don't know that. 😕 http://erinjo.me/2l9eI87

Erin Jo Richey

Makes sense. I imagine in the future there will be tighter integrations w doorbells, home security, appliances, etc. http://mashable.com/2017/02/15/amazon-google-home-phone/

Erin Jo Richey

So AWS launched a Skype/WebEX/Hangouts competitor? I'm curious to hear how it works out for remote user interviews. https://chime.aws

Erin Jo Richey

I saw the full moon tonight (for once, no fog), but I didn't realize we were getting an eclipse and a comet too. 🌕💫

Erin Jo Richey

In SF, it's pretty windy and rainy, but it's fun to look through the livestream portal and watch the snow falling at the Matter NY office.

Erin Jo Richey

If you're a fan of open access to art, the Met has released 375,000 images from its collection into public domain http://erinjo.me/2kMT5dG

Erin Jo Richey

I finally found watermelon radishes at the store. They were labeled beets. Some unsuspecting consumer is in for a surprise.

Erin Jo Richey

Values, vision, policy, implementation, results. If you're arguing in one area go back a level. You'll have more in common.

Erin Jo Richey

TFW a seagull flies into the transformer outside your office and then drops dead at the door. 😦

Erin Jo Richey

“Good designs are meant for everybody” - 92-year-old IDEO fellow on designing for the aging population. http://erinjo.me/2kBIoco