"That which is overdesigned, too highly specific, anticipates outcome; the anticipation of outcome guarantees, if not failure, the absence of grace."
-- William Gibson, All Tomorrow's Parties
Dumpster Diving with an API.

Garbage Scout

Take pictures of crap people are throwing away, spam it to an email addr, and they use the Google Maps API to point it out, along with the picture.

I think this is the first time anyone has done this. The tech to do it quite this simply certainly wasn't there before now.

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February 11, 2006 6:33 PM