Things That Have Caught My Attention

Dan Hon's Newsletter

Month: November, 2016

s4e01: umbra 

 0.0 Station Ident 8:25am on November 29, 2016. Happy birthday, me. Today, a break from the usual newsletter programming and a continuation of s2e33: Black Design[0]. I am, of course, the kind of person who starts NaNoWriMo at the least best Mo of No. Posting this (of which, I’ll post more… infrequently… maybe?) seems like as good […]

s3e35: Interesting Times

0.0 Station Ident   12:09pm on Monday 28th November 2016 on a puddle-jumper from PDX down to Sacramento for the day. I am now the kind of person who irregularly commutes by plane for the day. It takes around 90 minutes to fly down to Sacramento on a prop (turbo-prop?) plane, so it’s a *bit* […]

s3e34: Netflix Should 

0.0 Station Ident 1:55pm on Wednesday, November 2 2016, sitting in the California Child Welfare Digital Services (CWDS) panel at the Code for America summit. I’m incredibly proud of the team and the work that they’re doing. I’ve talked a little bit about how I was involved in helping set up the CWDS, but if […]

s3e33: DNS Fan Fiction; 100-watt-hour-Trucks 

0.0 Station Ident 2:44pm on Tuesday, 1 November 2016 in Oakland, California at the Code for America Summit listening to the dulcet tones of Tom Loosemore talk candidly about what worked and what didn’t work at the UK’s Government Digital Service. If you’re at the Code for America Summit in Oakland Wednesday 2 and Thursday […]