This. Was. Awesome.
Nothing can prepare you for LingsCars.com. Nothing.
Learnt an interesting thing today on this arabic course,
The original Arabic number system looked like this, the one we now use.
It was designed so each character had the corresponding number of angles to the number, so the number 1 has 1 angle, 2 has 2 angles, 3 has 3, 0 has none etc…
It is so obvious now, I’ve always assumed its one of those things that just is, with no logical explanation, but here it is, perfectly simple and satisfying
My jaw is legit on the floor right about now :D
Marriage equality where I live.
Been watching The Story of Film: An Odyssey, and it is amazing.
The leaked New York Times innovation report is one of the key documents of this media age -
It’s an astonishing look inside the cultural change still needed in the shift to digital — even in one of the world’s greatest newsrooms. Read it.
Periodic Table of Storytelling. I’m going to be unpacking this for months.