Jake, Lori's 34-year-old only son, was killed on September 19, in a charity bicycle race for cancer. By any standard, the world would have called Jake brilliant.
The White House aide, who died after a weekend cycling accident, brought kindness to a debate that often lacks it.
"Simply put, Jake was one of the best."
As niche social networking services are becoming more prevalent and more focused, a window of opportunity is wide open for studying and understanding social physics.
At 1 billion "bits per second," a gigabit is 200 times faster than today's U.S. average of roughly 5 million bits per second. But the question remains: what can we actually do with that kind of speed?
Some really strange stuff went down when the Sunlight Foundation gave a Congressional bill and a camera to a couple. Totally unexplainable.