Friday Link Pack

Physicist David Neevel built an OREO separator machine. I kid you not.

This blog made me laugh: Real tough guys don’t need guns, they just need a positive, can-do attitude. (via), hacker news for music articles and songs. (via)

– Thanks to my friend Ted I discovered Help Scout. It has streamlined our Tattly and Teuxdeux customer support. A real pleasure to use.

– Crafts project for the weekend: Painted Egg Cartons.

– Quarterly is a subscription service to wonderful things. And I am one of their contributors.

Collaborative Consumption just launched their new site.

– My studiomate Sawyer is up for a .net Awards in the young designers category. He is one of the most talented young folks I’ve ever met. Let’s make sure he wins. Submit your vote.

– It’s been an exciting week. We released a brand neux TeuxDeux. If you like keeping lists, you should check out our simple to-do app.

– Don’t use Google Glasses too much. Else

Real actors read Yelp reviews.

– Christoph Niemann tells the story of his lovely app. My son is crazy about it. Get it here.

– The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten. Here.

– Cool: Vimeo now lets you add filters and music to your videos right on their site.

– My friends over at have a super crazy sale going on. 50% on everything. Use discount code: enjoy50.

– Amazon Launches ‘Send to Kindle’ Button For Web Developers & WordPress Blogs

– The fine folks at Happy Cog Austin are looking to hire an Interactive Designer.

Analog is Heavy is a collection of wallpapers for sale by Able Parris, available for just a $2 bill.

– Handy: MacSafe Adapter Keyring (via)

– Where to dispose of one time use and rechargeable batteries in the US.

Don’t overpay for shipping.

Will Ferrell talking to Jeff Garlin for 90 minutes. Wonderful. (via)

– Thanks to Frank Chimero for introducing me to the Pony Mixer.

14 Comments leave a comment below

  1. The google glasses link reminds me of the movie The Jerk. Good times. Good memories.

  2. kudos to your studiomate sawyer for getting in the top 10 but i gotta say, only ONE woman on that list?? :(

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  6. priceless, the Oreo separator is great. Made me laugh. It immediately made me think, there’s a better way, but my German efficiency really gets in the way of “the path is the goal”.

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