It has been amusing to watch some of the sillier, more melodramatic reactions to Yahoo's announcement that it will buy the blogging platform Tumblr. Given Yahoo's history of wrecking or abandoning services that it has purchased (GeoCities, Flickr), it's somewhat understandable that people would worr ... More >>
Today's notes on national stories, local trends, random tastes, and other bycatch dredged up from the food media.
1. Food Truck Technology. Mashable has a post up about apps that food trucks and popups are using. The programs, most of which work on smart phones of tablets, range from the popular ... More >>
By now you've seen the clip for "Lotus Flower," off Radiohead's just-released King of Limbs. (A first take here.) And you've probably been unsettled by the apparent disparity between what a madly writhing Yorke seems to hear in his head -- when he dances through the entire video -- and what you hea ... More >>
You utter bastards...What are readers clamoring to read? Good question. Here are the answers: San Francisco Examiner: Everyone has a case of the Mondays after Monday the swan was killed over the weekend at the Palace of Fine Arts -- ostensibly by beer-swilling ingrates. S.J. Merc: Wanna drive fro ... More >>