Things That Have Caught My Attention

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Tag: Television

Episode Seventy Nine: The Internet of Safety; Invisible Technology; Like A Dog Whistle; Odds

0.0 Station Ident The sky was tuned to the colour of a violent heatmap, or, DarkSky was telling me that there was some pretty hardcore precipitation coming down. I’m still at the farm in Missouri. It’s still not quite quiet. We saw two turkeys in a field today. Calvin has taken to climbing onto what […]

Episode Fourteen: The Inevitable Apple TV Episode and Algorithmically Induced Sadness

1. The Inevitable Apple TV Episode So, a couple of things that actually prompt a reckon about Apple and televisions, as opposed to the usual breathless wanking over them shipping an integrated display or whatnot. Item the first: a new Apple TV hardware identifier has been found in developer iOS 7 bundles[1], with a bump […]

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 […]