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This Week's QS Meetups

July 20, 2014

This week there are six QS meet ups planned all over the world. Follow the links below to learn more. You can also find the full list of the over 100 QS meet ups in the right sidebar. Don’t see one near you? Why not start your own! Monday (7/21/14) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Looks like QS…


Recap of Los Angeles QS Meetups

February 8, 2012

I had the great pleasure of attending a QS meetup in Los Angeles this past weekend, hosted by Eric Blue. There was a great group there, 30 or so folks. One great comment in the introductions was from someone near the end of the circle saying, “This is totally blowing my mind!” Eric has put…


Next Weekend: BIL is on

February 27, 2011

Most of you have may have heard of TED or watched the talks online, but do you know about BIL, the quirky, populist, unconference option taking place nearby? Open to the public and fully participant powered, BIL features a wild mix of technologists, scientists, artists, and hackers. Join the fun March 5-6th on the historic…


Sleep Patterns by Artist Laurie Frick @ Edward Cella in LA

February 3, 2011

Over the summer at NYU’s ITP Camp for adults, I met the artist Laurie Frick who was making some breathtakingly beautiful sculptures and installations that looked a lot like our QS charts and spreadsheets. I encouraged Laurie to take a look at the data our community was producing. . In Laurie’s words, “I genuinely think…