Archive: March 27th, 2020

It’s another clear night tonight and the @Space_Station will pass overhead at 7:42pm.

Look to the skies, my friends!

So no one told us the internet was gonna be this way | The Outline

An interview with Joanne McNeil about her new book, Lurking:

Someone who was creating, say, a small decentralized community for a specific group of people would not have luck finding investors, as opposed to Facebook, which sought to build a platform for all.

‘Sfunny, when I was on Quarantine Book Club the other day, this is exactly what I talked about one point—how Facebook (and venture capital) moved the goalposts on what constitutes success and failure on the web.

Replying to a tweet from @csswizardry

You’re just like Tom Cruise in that film!…

Rain Man.

Let a website be a worry stone

I find myself thinking about writing more than usual at the moment. This is partially because I am inspired by more people sharing their own thoughts and stories, but also because I want to record how I’m feeling, and what’s happening on a day-to-day basis.

Playing Paddy Fahey’s (reel) on mandolin:

Playing Paddy Fahey’s (reel) on mandolin:

Paddy Fahey’s (reel) on mandolin

Replying to a tweet from @harrybr

The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie.

Binti by Nnedi Okorafor.

Rosewater by Tade Thompson.