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Tag: Apple

Episode Two Hundred And Three: Compiling Consciousness.dat; No Apple TV; Negging, but for A.I.s

0.0 Sitrep 8:38pm on Thursday, 12th March 2015 on a flight back to Portland after having spent the first part of this week in the Code for America office in San Francisco. I’m tired, my wrists hurt in that somewhat irresponsible way of “I’m thirty-five and have been typing for probably the last twenty-years (really), […]

Episode One Hundred And Ninety Eight: What Apple Is 

0.0 Sitrep 12:38pm, lunchtime, with a couple slices of pizza on Wednesday 25 February, 2015. 1.0 What Apple Is For what it’s worth, I think I finally have an unsolicited opinion about all this business about whether Apple is making a car or not. Trying to untangle the thought process here, I think somewhere in […]

Episode One Hundred and Eighty: Web Directions South; A Thousand Songs In Your Pocket; Odds 

0.0 Sitrep 9:02am, Friday 31 October in the Seymour Centre, Sydney, Australia. I arrived in Sydney on Wednesday morning local time – having misplaced Tuesday carelessly at a speed of roughly 600 miles an hour – and now I’m sat ready for Genevieve Bell to give the second and final day’s keynote. 1.0 Web Directions […]

Episode One Hundred and Seventy Nine: It’s The Money

0.0 Sitrep Monday October 27, 8:23pm at the Delta Sky Lounge at LAX before a 15 hour flight to Sydney for Web Directions South[1]. I’m speaking at the end of the first day after what’ll probably be a mind-bending opening keynote by Matt Webb and just after an intriguingly titled talk from Tom Armitage. Again, […]

Episode One Hundred and Fifty Eight: WATCH; BERG

0.0 Station Ident Of course I’m not going to be able to resist and will be writing about the new WATCH today. 3:32pm and at home, taking about half an hour to write this before getting on with some chores – it’s XOXO Week here in Portland and we have visitors coming to stay, so […]