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Tag: Snow Crash

Episode One Hundred and Forty Three: Email; Snow Crashing (10); 2014 (4)

0.0 Station Ident I’m in Branson, Missouri, on an extended family road-trip, visiting in-laws and newborn cousins.¬†Family is milling around me, grilling chicken and corn, and a ten year old is showing me Lego Marvel Super Heroes.¬† Branson is in Southern Missouri, about a four-hour drive from Ferguson, Missouri, which you might have heard of. […]

Episode One Hundred and Twenty Three: A Continued Error; Nadella; Hypermedia

0.0 Station Ident I’m at a cafe up the road from our house after having run an innumerable run of errands today. There’s something that I’m struggling with after having had good friends come and visit over the weekend which is the thought that today’s A-list cities have peaked. Of course, I’m allowed to say […]

Episode One Hundred: Taking Stock; And The New

0.0 Station Ident It’s a nice sunny day back in Portland, Oregon and I’m sat in Kenny and Zuke’s about to devour an meatball sub. I took my son out to the library for storytime and we had a funtimes sticking things to the window and generally walking around (he walks now! It happened a […]

Episode Ninety Two: Continued Disruption; Snow Crashing (7); Edge of Tomorrow

0.0 Station Ident I spent a pretty good morning with the internet’s Evan Cordes working on a secret project that I think I used to have a code-name for, but have probably forgotten. Which means it’s really secure. The afternoon was taken up with playing with my son in the water and finding out that […]

Episode Sixty Four: Computer Says No, Snow Crashing

0.0 Station Ident As I write this, I’m nestled in a status-upgraded first-class normalcy field at an altitude of around 30,000 feet with a couple megabit’s worth of connectivity, a Diet Coke (naturally) a banana and enough computing power around my person that it’s mostly just idling playing music or displaying text. If it could […]