A few nice iPhone News images I found:

Line for Radiohead's newspaper, The Universal Sigh, at Amoeba San Francisco
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Image by Steve Rhodes
I still have about 70 photos to edit and more of the ones here to add the iphone photos which were taken


If you missed it, there iss a link to a PDF on this post


You can see the iPhone photos they took of the people who got papers at




Some of these photos are at


A man looked at the hundreds of people in a line which began on Haight Street in front of Amoeba Music San Francisco and snaked into a McDonald's parking lot and asked, "What band is playing?" "A newspaper" was the response from a man in the line. "A newspaper?"

But it wasn't just any newspaper the mostly young crowd was waiting for. It was Radiohead's The Universal Sigh which featured art and writing with an environmental theme which was distributed for free in cities around the world. Most let their photo be taken with iPhones to be uploaded to the paper's website.

Ally Roarty and her friend who gave her name as Britney S. gave out the papers and took photos with their iPhones.

Maxime Stinnett who teaches a student DeCal class on The Life Lyrics, and Music of Radiohead at UC Berkeley, bought the band's new album on vinyl at Amoeba and waited in line to get copies of the paper to use in teaching his class.

A woman arrived and parked her car in the street as the last people in line got their papers. She hadn't been able to get a copy of the paper at another distribution site in the Mission which ran out of the paper, so she drove to Amoeba and was able to get The Universal Sigh.

iPhone News
Image by Andrew Currie
Fortunately this one's just a display model; terrifyingly, you can buy the real thing from SoftBank...

A supporting photo for this blog post.

Diana Speed in the Con
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Image by Steve Bowbrick
Listen to Diana preparing to hand over to Charlotte Green for the 8 p.m. news on Audioboo.

Check out these Apple Watch News images:

Image from page 285 of "The Ridpath library of universal literature : a biographical and bibliographical summary of the world's most eminent authors, including the choicest extracts and masterpieces from their writings ..." (1899)
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Identifier: ridpathlibraryof15ridp
Title: The Ridpath library of universal literature : a biographical and bibliographical summary of the world's most eminent authors, including the choicest extracts and masterpieces from their writings ...
Year: 1899 (1890s)
Authors: Ridpath, John Clark, 1840-1900
Subjects: Literature
Publisher: New York : The Fifth avenue library society
Contributing Library: University of California Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: MSN

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Text Appearing Before Image:
ft with oneOn an endless voyage gone 1Night and morning,Hannahs at the window binding shoes. Fair young Hannah,Ben, the sunburnt fisher, gayly wooes ; Hale and clever,For a willing heart and hand he sues.May-day skies are all aglowAnd the waves are laughing so!For her weddingHannah leaves her window and her shoes. LUCY LARCOM May is passing,Mid the apple-boughs a pigeon cooes. Hannah shudders,For the mild southwester mischief brews.Round the rocks of Marblehead,Outward bound a schooner sped !Silent, lonesome,Hannahs at the window binding shoes. Tis November;Now no tear her wasted cheek bedews; From NewfoundlandNot a sail returning will she lose,Whispering hoarsely : Fisher menHave you, have you heard of Ben ? Old with watching,Hannahs at the window binding shoes. Twenty wintersBleach and tear the ragged shore she views Twenty seasons !Never one has brought her any news ;Still her dim eyes silentlyChase the white sails oer the sea!Hopeless, faithful,Hannahs at the window binding shoes.

Text Appearing After Image:
LARDNER, Dionysius, a British scientist,born in Dublin, April 3, 1793; died at Naples,April 29, 1859. He entered Trinity College, Dub-lin, in 1812, graduated in 1817, and was a residentmember of the University until 1827. He tookorders, and was for some time chaplain of his col-lege. It was during this period that he becamethe guardian of Dion Boucicault. In 1828 hetook up his residence in London; and in 1830began to edit the Cabinet Cyclopedia, which wascontinued until 1844, making in all one hundredand thirty-two volumes, to which Herschel,Brewster, and other eminent authorities contributed. For this work Dr. Lardner wrote the trea-tises on hydrostatics, pneumatics, geometry, etc.In 1840 he eloped with the wife of a British officer(who recovered £8,000 damages), and came to theUnited States, where he remained about five years,delivering courses of lectures in the principal cities,from which he realized 0,000. The followingextract is from one of these lectures. Though lacking in

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Her Father's Cider Bar + Kitchen
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Image by Metrix X
Yesterday I went to the opening of Her Father's Cider Bar + Kitchen (H.F.). This is a great addition to the bar and restaurant scene Give me cider over beer any day. I'm a fan of French ciders so it's good news that Canadian craft ciders are finally coming of age. On Sunday there is even the Appleseed Cider Festival at the Wychwood Barns.

My personal house cider is Shiny Apple Cider 100% Ontario apples. Watch out for the fake 'craft ' ciders purveyed by the large beer companies. Read the label and you will know what I'm saying about the fake part.

Two new ciders to be exited about:

A sparkling cider from Niagara’s Tawse Winery made with a blend of Ontario apples and fermented with champagne yeast. A dry very sparkling, crisp apple taste with a hint of floral wild flower honey. Most sophisticated cider yet but still true to the cider breed.

K W Thai ginger while not a pure cider would pair well with spicy food or even Sushi

I'm sure I will find many more next time I stop by.