Things That Have Caught My Attention

Dan Hon's Weekday Newsletter

Tag: Wearables

Episode One Hundred and Ninety Five: 

0.0 Sitrep 7:06pm, in the basement in the work cave, stood in front of the giant Thunderbolt display on a weeknight after a decidedly “meh” day at work. The kind of day where you kind of get things done but there isn’t just any oomph and lots of things just *happen* to your work diary. […]

Episode One Hundred And Forty Six: Not All…; Now Wear This; Uber

0.0 Station Ident Back in Portland, hiding in my corner in the basement writing this, the first time that I haven’t been looking at what’s been happening in Ferguson. Lots of meetings and phone calls, readjusting to being back in the family home, and nosing around websites having a think about strategy and communication using […]

Episode One Hundred and Forty One: Essentially Walking Sensors; Recorded For Your Safety; More 2014

0.0 Station Ident Writing this sat at PDX airport again for a family trip this time, not work – spending some time down on the father-in-law’s family farm in Missouri, reuniting with my wife and son who’ve been out there for a week already. … and now I’m in Boise, Idaho, after what sounds like […]

Episode One Hundred and Sixteen: The Material (3); Odds

0.0 Station Ident I’m still getting the hang of the freelancing thing after having unilaterally declared yesterday and today to be vacation days. Which mean that most of today was spent with my son, looking for exactly the right kind of bathtime boat. Most boats that we saw today, we both agreed, did not exhibit […]

Episode One Hundred and Fifteen: Manifest Destiny; A Little Bit Desensitized; The Material (2)

0.0 Station Ident It’s hot in Portland and we don’t have a/c. So I’m melting. 1.0 Manifest Destiny There are some people who, in reaction to the Facebook emotion contagion study, have asked “how could Facebook misread the situation so badly?” At some point, you wonder: was this a misreading, or was this just in […]