Things That Have Caught My Attention

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Tag: Wieden+Kennedy

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 […]

s3e24: OVERNIGHT SUCCESS 

0.0 Station Ident Tuesday, 12 July 2016, and as of this moment, failing to get player information from the server for the last fifteen minutes. There’s been a bit of a hiatus in “things that have caught my attention”, and only belatedly did I realise that struggling with anxiety and depression might have an impact […]

s2e10: Celestial Emporium; Algorithmic Copyright; Up And To The Right; More Empathy; Terms 

0.0 Stirrup 1.0 Celestial Emporium of benevolent knowledge[0] of things to write about, or rather, the things that are in a Notes file on my phone that I jot down whenever I think I might have something to think about in one of these episodes. So, today: 2.0 Algorithmic Copyright Based on a previous post about unclear […]

s2e03: Any Old Iron

0.0 Sitrep At mumble mumble thousand feet on the way to Chicago and then Madison on a family vacation to visit friends and attend a friends-of-family wedding. It is, bizarrely, going to be significantly warmer and less rainy in Portland than it’s going to be in Chicago and Madison (a difference of a good 12ish degrees […]

Episode One Hundred and Eighty Nine: Ops, Not Apps; The Internet (Of Things); Reviewing Reviewing A Year In Review 

0.0 Station Ident 7:32pm West Coast time, on a flight down to San Francisco for the week. I’ve been – uncomfortably, I think – on hiatus from the newsletter writing, and I’ve been thinking a bit about why. I’d made the decision to not write in the evenings – to leave that for family time […]