Notes

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Monday, October 29th, 2018

If you’re in Berlin, make sure you get a ticket for the excellent Accessibility Club Conference next Monday—a steal at just €80:

https://accessibility-club.org/

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

The Apache server for adactio.com went down, and I didn’t notice for half a day because my service worker script kept everything ticking along nicely.

(The server is back up and running now.)

Saturday, October 27th, 2018

Checked in at The Joker. Hanging with Tantek for one night only. map

Checked in at The Joker. Hanging with Tantek for one night only.

Checked in at The Hope and Ruin. She Makes War map

Checked in at The Hope and Ruin. She Makes War

Friday, October 26th, 2018

  1. ctrl+click on a Sketch file and “Duplicate.”
  2. ctrl+click the duplicate, “Rename” the .sketch extension to .zip.
  3. Double-click that .zip file.

Voilà! A folder full of assets: images, previews, and pages.

(thanks, @cassiecodes!)

Thursday, October 25th, 2018

Reading about @CodebarBrighton in today’s @Guardian.

Reading about @CodebarBrighton in today’s @Guardian.

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

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Checked in at Small Bar

Going to Bristol. brb

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

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Monday, October 15th, 2018

…and all the fond nothings of daily life should clothe themselves in elemental sparks and shoot with fiery speed in a moment, in a twinkling of an eye, from hemisphere to hemisphere…

— A Thread Across The Ocean

Lunchtime reading on the seafront. 📚 🐟🥪

Lunchtime reading on the seafront. 📚 🐟🥪

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

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Checked in at The Bugle Inn

Friday, October 12th, 2018

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Colour contrast testing on iOS:

Settings: General: Accessibility: Display Accommodations: Colour Filters: On: Greyscale

Toggle it with 3 clicks of the home button:

Settings: General: Accessibility: Accessibililty Shortcut: Colour Filters

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Checked in at British Airways Lounge. Heading home. map

Checked in at British Airways Lounge. Heading home.

Listening to @baratunde talk about toast.

Listening to @baratunde talk about toast.

Checked in at Miller's Downtown. A nightcap with Matthew O’Donnell on accordion. map

Checked in at Miller’s Downtown. A nightcap with Matthew O’Donnell on accordion.

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Playing tunes at a session in Charlottesville.

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

Checked in at Mudhouse. Caffeinating map

Checked in at Mudhouse. Caffeinating

Monday, October 8th, 2018

@MargotShetterly Here’s that 1952 paper I mentioned:

The Human Computer’s Dreams Of The Future by Ida Rhodes

https://adactio.s3.amazonaws.com/pdf/IdaRhodes-TheHumanComputersDreamOfTheFuture.pdf

Thank you for the warm welcome to Charlottesville, @MargotShetterly.

Thank you for the warm welcome to Charlottesville, @MargotShetterly.