Aug. 15th, 2008

A good mid-August-Friday to you.

Here we go.

» Walk Score

“Walk Score calculates the walkability of an address by locating nearby stores, restaurants, schools, parks, etc. Walk Score measures how easy it is to live a car-lite lifestyle—not how pretty the area is for walking.”
Fantastic idea. My own neighborhood scores a respectable 73 out of 100. (It actually should score higher, they’re missing a bunch of items.) Try yours!

» Origami Joel: Masks

Fantastic. Origami artist Joel Cooper has several pieces for sale (or sold out) and many pieces in public installations.
His flickr site also features lots of other amazing work.
Sent in by Ana D.

» Tampon Crafts

Insane. 🙂
Sent in by Miko, who is fascinated.

» Curveball

An endlessly re-playable 3d-ish version of pong. It’s more fun than it sounds.

Bonus Link!

» Bubble Calendar

“a poster-sized calendar with a bubble to pop every day”
Sent in by Ashy, who will drive everyone nuts. 🙂

Have a great weekend.

Happy Friday everyone.