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Episode One Hundred and Ninety Seven: Smarts; Odds

0.0 Sitrep 12:55am, Wednesday 25 February. I should be asleep. I don’t really want to talk about why I’m awake, suffice to say that there are at least two reasons, neither of which, in the grand scheme of things, are things to be worried about, and of which one is probably something that hopefully in […]

Episode Three: Happy Birthday and Connections

1. Happy Birthday, Macintosh In case you missed it, Friday 24th January was the 30th Anniversary[1] of the Apple Mac. Apple celebrated with more of a new direction for what they’re doing on the web with what could only really be described as a classic celebration of thirty years of what kicked off the personal […]

Episode Two: The Desire To Fix Things

I’m writing this on the way to New York, where from what I can make out, it’s officially the coldest place on Earth. 1. The Desire To Fix Things According to some people, San Francisco is having something of an integration problem: a new influx of people, groaning infrastructure, enemies and bogeymen being cast left […]