New album from Stars, a band that I haven’t listened to in a while but still love very much.
This video of the MAN Spacetruck was taken last year. But man, how awesome would it be if trucks started appearing on the road like this? Sort of like the Walmart WAVE prototype.
I didn’t know the MTA was doing this, but apparently from the YouTube video description: As part of an ongoing project to reduce wheep slip on trains, a rail grinder is used to make grooves in the rail for better traction, and as a result this sound is made when trains go over the rail. […]
Here’s a great Detours episode from The Verge on the Sigelock Smart Fire Hydrant. The need for an updated and robust new fire hydrant has come, especially since the traditional design — prone to fast decay and malfunction — has been around for about 100 years.
I really like the new all-white and simple Blue Bottle coffee packaging. No more brown paper bags pretty soon!