I read a lot of blogs every week so you don’t have to. Welcome to the Saturday blog roundup!
Dilbert creator Scott Adams thinks that for most of us, that is, people who aren’t fully anti-immigration or fully wide-open-borders, don’t have enough information to know how much immigration is a good thing. He says someone needs to do the math. Read Where’s My Immigration Prediction Model?
Typography fascinates me. And I love Berlin, from my brief visit there in 1984. And so I find a blog about Berlin’s typography to be compelling! This week it considered the typography of the city’s S-Bahn train stations. Read The Many Faces of the S1
A software developer is building an app that lets you scan film negatives using your iPhone and a light source. Seriously! What an exciting experiment! James Tocchio at Casual Photophile got an early look — and shows some scans. Read We Go Hands On With FilmLab, A New App For Scanning Film With Your Smartphone
The first blogger I ever followed, Mark Evanier, lost his partner recently. He is beginning to write the stories of her end, including a real love letter to the palliative care industry. Read A Month Later…