Link Locker is a collection of links from the web curated by Joshua Holland. Writing Tips Learn to write better by rewriting bad writing. Want a better headline? Check out these tips from Copyblogger. The best writing is transparent; it shouldn’t obscure the message. Write simply and be direct to be understood clearly, even in business. Tech Promising initial review of Batman: Arkham VR. The series has done…
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Conversations about transportation usually generate yawns from audiences but not in Seattle. Last week citizens filled an entire room at Seattle Public Library’s Central Branch for SDOT’s first “Where Are We Going” speaker series event. With transportation systems around the world being reimagined, Scott Kubly, SDOT’s new director thought it would be an excellent time to pause and reflect on larger trends emerging in how cities…
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  Last week flew by thanks to a mix of time spent helping Citizen University with digital media support, attempting to build a “perfect” city on Sim City, and working on Jumpstart. I always fail at staying idle for extended periods of time. My gears are turning again. Short post this week about what I’m up to. Completed… Social media support for Citizen University HTML and…
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Movies by nature are designed to entertain but on a deeper level they carry subtle messages and themes, which explain the dreams, ambitions, and fears of the cultures that create them. I recently stumbled across an article in the New York Times titled, “Movies in the Age of Obama” The piece was placed in the entertainment section but provides a fascinating cultural analysis of American film…
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