Things That Have Caught My Attention

Dan Hon's Newsletter

Month: October, 2016

s3e32: Random Walk; Black Design 

0.0 Station Ident 1:11pm on Wednesday, October 26, 2016. Listening to Johnny Cash’s Hurt thanks to a) that episode of Person of Interest and b) that trailer for LOGAN and I’m perfectly fine with admitting that it’s taken me this long to get around to getting into Cash. A random walk today of things that […]

s3e31: Not Actually A Law 

0.0 Station Ident 12:18pm and I only have a few minutes before I’ve got to go jet off and run an errand, so I’ll try and make this a fast one. 1.0 Not Actually A Law So, the New York Times bought The Wirecutter. Background: The New York Times is a really old organization that […]

s3e30: The Generative Surplus 

0.0 Station Ident 10:25am on Monday October 24, 2016. I’m writing this not listening to any music but instead have 1992’s hacker-caper-classic Sneakers on in the background. Right now, Bishop is getting some help from the tiger team through his earpiece on defeating a particularly sophisticated combination door lock. In other news, one of the unintended […]

s3e29: Tiny Brains Mewling In All The Things 

0.0 Station Ident 3:48pm on Thursday October 20, 2016 at the XOXO Outpost, listening to The Promise, by When in Rome. Thanks to everyone who wrote back after yesterday’s episode – all the replies, even the tiny short ones, mean a lot. One of the big things I’ve been…. struggling with? Thinking about? …is the […]

s3e28: Something is better than nothing 

0.0 Station Ident Wednesday, 19th October 2016 and, truth be told, I’ve been going through a bit of a difficult patch. Of course, I’m British so when I say “a bit of a difficult patch” you’ll have to use your culture-sensitivity add-on to figure out exactly how bad (or not-bad) things may have been. Suffice […]