This Day in Blogging History: Sandy's Fibonacci spiral;; Dashboard lighters are the new cup-holders

One year ago today

Hurricane Sandy's Fibonacci golden spiral: JimWich: The satellite photo is public domain and I've given my poster of it a CC license.

Five years ago today is a website launched by the Obama team's Presidential Transition Project which documents the transition into power and solicits ideas from the public.

Ten years ago today
Dashboard cig lighters are the new cup-holders: The automotive cig lighter has become a kind of lingua-franca for chargers of all descriptions — this CNN piece calls it "the new cup-holder." The same thing is happening in USB: I charge virtually all of my devices (phones, PDA, etc) with retractable ZipLinq USB cables these days — sure makes travelling easier.