Recommended civil excavation project
To quote: “Urban histories can be told in a thousand ways.”
How might simpler models act as a “fresh entry point into processes that have…
Bridging the idea of maintenance & infrastructure across history (Ed Glaeser), economics (Larry Summers), and entrepreneurship (Martin Casado).
Recommended aerial view
This month’s books, poised
My favorite definition of cyberphysical systems (CPS) comes from the National Science Foundation (2018):
CPS tightly integrate computing devices, actuation and control, networking…
What’s the etymology of the Chinese word for “system”?
Via the fantastic Pleco app
Lately I’ve found myself in a lot of bookstores. Used book stores preferred, but…
Wandering through the highly specialized William Stout Architectural Books in SF’s North…
Running through Dogpatch earlier today, a friend and I paused to wonder about this…
Recommended Lyft conversation
Rough notes in conversation with my morning Lyft driver, Oscar.
A man of many specialties—
I work in underground construction. You know, infrastructure.