Sunday, September 30th, 2018
Saturday, September 29th, 2018
Reading New York 2140 by Kim Stanley Robinson.
Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
Oh, that was so cool—right after the ISS fly over, the HTV-7 resupply ship followed!
The capsule capture happens tomorrow:
Brightonians: it’s a crystal clear evening, and the International Space Station will fly overhead at 8:45pm. Let’s go outside and watch it.
Thursday, September 20th, 2018
Tuesday, September 18th, 2018
Sunday, September 16th, 2018
Reading The Power by Naomi Alderman.
Saturday, September 15th, 2018
Friday, September 14th, 2018
In meetings, in Slack, in emails, and any other discussions, I’m making a conscious effort to use the word “tracking” instead of “analytics.”
A small Lakoffian intervention to remind myself of what these scripts mean for the user.
Thursday, September 13th, 2018
Too many businesses treat analytics and tracking scripts as victimless technologies—they only see the benefits (in data acquisation) without understanding the costs (in performance).
Wednesday, September 12th, 2018
Reading Programmed Inequality by Marie Hicks.
Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
I think I might need to make a doctor’s appointment to treat my neck from all the vigorous nodding I did while reading this brilliant piece by @slightlylate:
Sunday, September 9th, 2018
Nostalgically listening back to a panel discussion from 11 years ago, and it’s fascinating to hear the hot topics of the day that we now take for granted (like wishing CSS had multiple background images)…
Tuesday, September 4th, 2018
Conquerers live in dread of the day when they are shown to be, not superior, but simply lucky.
— The Stone Sky
Sunday, September 2nd, 2018
Cookin’ up some chili…
Saturday, September 1st, 2018
Surely William Blake’s Jerusalem is one of the earliest recorded examples of Betteridge’s law of headlines.