Things That Have Caught My Attention

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s4e08: Write the future 

0.0 Station Ident Sunday, and I’ve just gone out for a walk because going for a walk is a thing you’re supposed to do. Unfortunately, thinking that you’re supposed to go for a walk is not a thing you’re supposed to do, so you should just go for a walk, so I did. And now, […]

s4e07: News and Religion 

0.0 Station Ident Friday, March 17, 2017. I just spent some time with a number of internet people talking and thinking about, well, digital stuff that doesn’t exist that could exist that would be *helpful* given the current… situation. And while I’ve been thinking about this for a while, I’ve been reluctant to write anything […]

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 […]

Episode One Hundred and Ninety Six: Noticings; Insecure; No Jobs But What We Make

0.0 Sitrep Monday 23 February 2015, 8:15pm. I had two wisdom teeth out on Friday morning: general anaesthetic, not even counting back from ten and the next thing I remember is waking up in the same dentist’s chair with a whole bunch of gauze in my mouth before being slowly bundled into a car and […]

Episode Eighty Four: Day One; Google Everything

0.0 Station Ident I write this at n thousand feet at x speed, on my way down to San Francisco for interesting meetings and O’Reilly Solid, of which there seems to be enough palpable excitement around for it to feel just a little bit like the O’Reilly ETech when it was good, which was the […]