I love walking through London with my camera. Channel 4‘s offices on Horseferry Road (SW1) are quite striking. The big 4 logo outside is stunning, and walking past it is just like being in one of their adverts.
Richard Wallis of Talis recently asked some questions on his blog. Do you think Web 3.0 will be the label of the next technology wave? Will the next wave be based on Semantic Web technologies? Does it matter what we call it? I have a bit of an affinity with Talis, since they also employ […]
Ze Frank recently linked to a wonderful Web 2.0 parody song/video called ‘Here Comes Another Bubble‘ by an a cappella group called The Richter Scales. It’s brilliant. I particularly like this moment from 1:36, with Scoble being used as the backdrop to “blog even if you’re wrong”. Much as I enjoy it, I would make […]
It’s official. I’m on the list of speakers for South By Southwest Interactive 2008. Rachel, Dan Jeremy and I made it through the panel picker. I have a speaker pass, and my flight is booked. Hurrah and huzzah. The tentative panel list is already looking very promising indeed. It includes… The Future Virtual World & […]
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I don’t read dead-tree newspapers or magazines very often, but I do seem to have a subscription to the dead tree version of Wired, which reliably arrives in my work mail dip once per month. I don’t remember subscribing (I believe it was a gift) and I don’t see a price on the front cover. […]
Russell and Steve recently invited me to join the Speechification team, where I have been happily sharing my favourite bits of speech radio. Any team needs its initiation rites, and mine ended up being migrating the blog from Tumblr to something with comments. WordPress 2.3.1 seemed like a good bet. I have not been keeping […]
A slightly delayed hangover cast today due to being out quite late last night. Icelanders enjoy their Friday nights. Hangovercast #3 Kaffibarinn (16:00 Bedroom Community) Greg Haines Nico Muhly Iðnó: 20:00 Rökkurró Art Museum: 20:45 Loney, Dear (SE) 21:30 Trentemøller (DK) Iðnó: 21:30 Esja 22:15 Plants and Animals (CA) I forgot to mention my hangover […]
Friday morning hangovercast (about Thursday night) Nordic House: 13:00 – Boys in a Band 13:30 – Sprengjuhöllin Bookshop: 17:00 Jónas Sigurðsson 17:30 Seabear 12 Tonar: 18:00 Plants & Animals Iðnó: 19:45 Stereo Hypnosis 20:30 Kira Kira 21:15 My Summer as a Salvation Soldier (NB: they’re not actually brothers at all. My mistake.) 22:00 Ólöf Arnalds […]
Sam and I woke up this morning with mild hangovers after the first night of Airwaves. We made a hangovercast over breakfast in which we mumble about the bands we saw last night. Enjoy. Hangover cast #1 – Wednesday night Here are the bands we saw… 12 Tonar: Rokkurro (beautiful) Gavin Portland (loud) Organ: The […]