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/

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

The NYTimes made some infographics to compare Trump's cabinet to former presidents. Spoiler, it's mostly white/male. https://nyti.ms/2jDwP3S

Trying to get downtown for the but the train is so full it didn't even stop.

My friends at @TheCreativeAct launched a new campaign. 100 days of art, proceeds support artists & @thedreamcorps http://what.makesamericagreat.us/

So much thunder, lightening, and heavy rain means I'm wide awake at 4am. β›ˆπŸ’₯

Primatologists have analyzed every known species of primate and 60% are close to extinction, 75% are declining. πŸ’http://erinjo.me/2iCqQR8

Starbucks has sous vide egg bites now. Ignoring that I have no idea what an "egg bite" is, how soon before McD's has sous vide burgers?

Y'all elephants are doing the thing now. Bet you didn't see that coming. 🐘
http://erinjo.me/2jwPqP3

Maybe it's just the microclimates that I move through, but the weather in SF today has felt worse than the storm this weekend.

Also, I guess it's good that we visited Yosemite this past weekend because it sounds like the Merced River may flood and close the park.

Apparently a "monster storm" is headed for the Bay Area this weekend. What's more dangerous, rain or Californians who can't handle rain?

So data from an Amazon Echo and a smart home water meter are sought as evidence in a murder. This will be on Law & Order next month, right?

Going to see the Lion King! 🎢

Landed at SFO and it's so sunny! 😎

Uber's self-driving cars launched in SF today. They've already been caught running red lights.
http://hoodline.com/2016/12/caught-on-camera-self-driving-uber-runs-red-light-in-soma

The In the Dark podcast from APM is a good true crime binge listen for a rainy Saturday.

More evidence to suggest that dinosaurs were something like prehistoric fuzzy chickens. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/08/science/dinosaur-feathers-amber.html