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Tag: Microsoft

s3e03: Peaks and Troughs; Singletasking 

0.0 Station Ident 1:33pm on Friday 25th March 2016 at the XOXO Outpost[1] in Portland, which is happily going to be my new work home for the foreseeable future. Light music on in the background, typing at a standing desk and a Diet Coke (only the first one of the day, mind).[1] XOXO Outpost 1.0 Peaks […]

s2e32: GUT; Sixteen Theses 

0.0 Sitrep 7:34pm after a day that involved a bunch of reading, a bunch of writing, and a little bit of listening and talking on the phone. At one point during the day, a little bit before lunch, and then mostly after lunch, I got so frustrated with the whole thing and the pile of […]

Episode One Hundred and Twenty Three: A Continued Error; Nadella; Hypermedia

0.0 Station Ident I’m at a cafe up the road from our house after having run an innumerable run of errands today. There’s something that I’m struggling with after having had good friends come and visit over the weekend which is the thought that today’s A-list cities have peaked. Of course, I’m allowed to say […]

Episode One Hundred and Eight: Clarity; The Customer

0.0 Station Ident NOSTROMO BLACK went so well last week that I’m off to New York this week for more. One can only hope that it’s not a sort of bug hunt and that the aliens we’re looking for are illegal aliens. Or, worse, that Carter’s sent us on this mission because he thinks it’s […]

Episode Eighty: Motion, Controlled; The Childish Myth; Odds

0.0 Station Ident Over one thousand subscribers! And it only took me 80 episodes! It’s late on Wednesday night, and I’m heading back to Portland tomorrow, sans wife and son. We had a stupid amount of good barbecue today. I can’t eat anymore, ever. 1.0 Motion, Controlled So Microsoft caved and Kinect 2 is no […]