Worth checking out

Never ran across Kuriositas before, but glad I did. Lots of interesting posts.

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I get knocked down. (Just ’cause it’s been one of those weeks.)

Via AV Club.


Old school

Article in the New York Times about the resurgence of hand-painted signs, New Bohemia Signs, and a pretty cool sounding exposition in San Francisco.

 Andres Guerrero, proprietor of Guerrero Gallery, used the word “authentic” in describing the exhibition’s appeal — noting as well that fans of sign painting run the gamut from graffiti enthusiasts to typography nerds.

“We could all use Photoshop all day and make letters,” Mr. Guerrero said. “Yet there’s this element of hand — your style, how you control things.”


Resting his eyes


BLU

30 amazing urban murals by BLU. Via BuzzFeed.


Yarn bomb on the Lower East Side


The hits just keep coming

Another week, another issue with privacy and info security at Facebook. Posted yesterday on Symantec’s site …

Third parties, in particular advertisers, have accidentally had access to Facebook users’ accounts including profiles, photographs, chat, and also had the ability to post messages and mine personal information.