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Jake Knapp
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Attended University of Washington
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Seattle baristas universally used "split shot" to describe half decaf. When I say it in San Francisco, they stare at me as if I just spoke Klingon. Is this a conspiracy by the Seattle baristas to make me look like a tool? Or am I a tool simply by virtue of ordering a half decaf in the first place? Discuss.
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The latter. ;-)
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Underwhelmed by iOS 5. What, no new wallpaper?
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Reminders is THE BOMB.
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Cable car
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This child looks so boy Tish! Oops! And Darcy says so, too! Must be the dimples.
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After a cumulative 9 hours over two days, we have California license plates! There's gotta be a way to make that faster... Still, everyone we met all along the way was incredibly friendly - from the insurance office to the smog check to the DMV.
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Hi Jakers, How is it going? xoxo
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I'm giving a talk on design strategy with +Braden Kowitz at HIVE2011 (http://bit.ly/hive2011) on Sept 16 in Redmond, WA. You should only come if you want to see the best most amazing talk of all time ever.
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Guess what Waldorf & Statler? We're talking together so I'll just take that as two big compliments.
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I found a 20 sided die on the pavement on my morning run and pocketed it. Let me know if you need to make any saving throws today.
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Okay, that's interesting feedback. Tyrannosaurus rex arms I had heard, giant pipe I had not. :)
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So if I buy this I can't get my son an iPhone (he is only 10), and I can't admit to actually buying legos for myself (even though my wife bought me mindstorm a couple years ago). It'll have to be a "family" gift.
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Portlanders have a lot of sleeve tattoos.
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It's a rich tapestry.
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"Places I Haven't Been (North America)" This guy is my new favorite artist. :)

via: http://thisiscolossal.com/2011/07/places-i-havent-been-north-america/
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or doughnut.
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Education
  • University of Washington
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John
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Design Partner
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  • Google Ventures
    Design Partner, present
  • Google
  • Microsoft
  • Oakley
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San Francisco
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Seattle - Orcas Island - Los Angeles - Rome - Zurich
Fantastic baked goods, pour-over coffee, brunch and more from friendly people.
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reviewed 3 months ago
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