Based in Sydney, Australia, Foundry is a blog by Rebecca Thao. Her posts explore modern architecture through photos and quotes by influential architects, engineers, and artists.

Big Week, Non-April Fool's Edition

Big Week is a mid-week recap of some big stories I'm following this week. Enjoy. 

Kid President Gets His Own TV Show

That's right friends. Kid President, who I met personally and never knew he would get this big (along with his big bro Brad Montague) are really hitting the big leagues now. They've now got their own TV show that will premiere on the Hub Network this Summer. 

Microsoft is Making Moves

Really impressed with what Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is doing, and he's only been on the job for two months. Looks like Windows 8.1 is much improved, Office apps are finally touch-optimized, and last week he unveiled Office for the iPad. This is looking more and more like a forward-thinking Microsoft. 

Amazon Fires Up TV

Amazon announced its own set-top box today (a la Roku) that has some pretty neat features, like voice search. 

Paper Books vs. eBooks

If OneNote Is A Filing Cabinet, Evernote Is A Bucket