Things That Have Caught My Attention

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Episode One Hundred and Seventy Three: Names; The Condition 

0.0 Sitrep 8:29pm on a Monday night, and it’s inexplicably 77 degrees fahrenheit, 24 degrees celsius nearly two hours since the sun went down. I’m writing this on the new work laptop, newly named Insurrection – yes, I name my computers – which I had wanted to call Narcissus (it’s an 11in Macbook Air, the […]

Episode One Hundred and Sixty Five: They Don’t Owe You Anything; Awkwardly Specialised¬†

0.0 Sitrep I am covered in insect bites. Please send antihistamines. 1.0 They Don’t Owe You Anything The culmination of over ten years worth of conversations about institutions and desperately, impatiently¬†wanting them to grasp the potential of the future, to prepare for it and to lead and instead growing up and having a major shift […]

Episode One Hundred and Fifty Nine: She Who Wears The Digital Crown; Designing Community

0.0 Station Ident 12pm on a Sunny Wednesday. Portland is putting on its glad rags for the just-over-a-thousand arriving for annual indie hug-fest XOXO, I’m sitting in a deli thinking to myself: why, with what Apple launched yesterday pundits can keep themselves in business for *years*. It’s enough to make you change your name to […]