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More Photos For Bloggers

Posted on March 6th, 2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

I posted over at on Getty Images’ making available some 35 million photos for non-commercial use (via embed code).  Another viable option for blog photos, in addition to the.. read more

Clouds Seattle

Global Warming and the Scientific Method

Posted on March 28th, 2013 · Posted in Uncategorized

Having a lot of family members who are scientists (and no, I don’t count my B.S. in philosophy amongst them), I’m used to people hedging around propositions that seem pretty.. read more

Amanda Palmer on Sharing

Posted on March 2nd, 2013 · Posted in Uncategorized

First of all, Amanda Palmer is NOT one of those artists who doesn’t grok what the Creative Commons “non-commercial” license means.  CC, check out her definition; it might help if.. read more

Step Away From That TV . . .

Posted on December 10th, 2012 · Posted in Uncategorized

Love this article from The Guardian – putting the risks of cycling (and activity in general) in perspective, given the “invisible risks” that accrue, day in, day out, when we.. read more

Building the “Greenest Building on the Planet”

Posted on November 3rd, 2012 · Posted in Uncategorized

The Bullitt Center, under construction Moving to Seattle over a decade ago from the Bay Area, I was struck by the lack of urbanity up here. For all its big-city.. read more

Pardon the Mess . . .

Posted on October 26th, 2012 · Posted in Uncategorized

I moved my hosting and somehow misplaced my old WordPress template.  I’m trying out some new ones.

Fair Weather Cycling

Posted on September 19th, 2012 · Posted in Uncategorized

Not much rain in Seattle this summer (we had a 6 week stretch with nary a drop) and it looks like sun for most of the rest of the month… read more

Thugs in Congress

Posted on September 14th, 2012 · Posted in Uncategorized

US Representatives Sue Myrick and Frank Wolf have written a letter calling on the law firm DLA Piper to not represent ZTE. In the letter, the estimable Congresspeople state that.. read more

Blogging Consolidation

Posted on August 28th, 2012 · Posted in Uncategorized

You’ll notice a bit of a change moving forward on Single Speed Seattle – I’m expanding the focus of the blog to cover things I’ve been writing about elsewhere; namely.. read more

Cycling in my Hometown – Bend, OR

Posted on July 23rd, 2012 · Posted in Uncategorized

Just back from a trip to the town I grew up in – Bend, OR. If you’re unfamiliar with Bend, it’s located in the near-geographic center of Oregon, on the.. read more