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  • Fri, 03:44: I see we're still in the world of post-factual politics.
  • Fri, 05:56: I finally got it working. I am amazed.

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  • Wed, 19:59: Recent Reads: Saga Vol 6. The latest volume in the SF/fantasy crossover series, bringing Hazel back to her parents at last. Complex fun.

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  • Tue, 21:38: Ooooh: "The Books of Earthsea: The Complete Illustrated Edition. With colour and black-and-white illustrations by Charles Vess.
  • Tue, 21:50: Recent Reads: Poseidon's Wake. Al Reynolds wraps up his Akinya trilogy with an existential interstellar mystery. The future is wide open.
  • Tue, 22:05: Not surprised at the initial delivery model for Azure Stack; it's not easy buiding a cloud on existing hardware.
  • Tue, 23:01: Recent conversations with SV enterprise companies leave me hopeful; lots of thinking around the future of dev and of ops. Start "embedded".
  • Tue, 23:02: RT @donasarkar: Turns out #NinjaCat & I can hustle a build from #WPC16. Grab build 14388 from the Fast Ring for PC + Mobile now: https://t.…
  • Tue, 23:03: And another new build of Windows 10 hits the servers. 14388.
  • Tue, 23:07: So anyone know a good way of getting cinnamon out of the lid of a reusable coffee cup? Or is it just hot water and time...
  • Tue, 23:12: Fast Ring, slow network.
  • Tue, 23:49: What I realy really really want is a version of Nethack on the Xbox One. You know you all want it too.
  • Tue, 23:55: Or how about an AR Nethack, where you find items in your street. NethackGo anyone? Who needs Pikachu when you can have a puppy?
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  • Mon, 16:50: So why do I think it was the ALEC links that were what ended Leadson’s run? Because Murdoch would never let the Kochs own British politics.
  • Mon, 16:56: RT @kyliu99: You can grab the first book in the trilogy free now so that you’ll be ready to dive into Book III in September. https://t.co/O
  • Mon, 17:01: New theory: Cameron botched Brexit so he could buy, complete, and move into a house in London in two days.
  • Tue, 11:39: ZDNet blog post: Stop saying the cloud is just someone else's computer - because it's not https://t.co/6VRQtMgFWG #zdnet

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  • Wed, 20:33: RT @codepo8: In @code, press CMD+Shift+P to see all keyboard shortcuts and commands.
  • Wed, 20:36: (Sitting in a sunny Silicon Valley garden writing about a very scary future. I love my job.)
  • Wed, 20:59: (That butterfly was so big it blotted out the sun for a moment.)
  • Wed, 21:23: Now the HD streams have been processed; 3 hours across the US in 6 minutes. Another lovely @VirginAtlantic flight. https://t.co/ntONFXNKEi
  • Wed, 21:50: I'm probably too utopian about open access connectivity, but Facebook's announcement of OpenCellular strikes me as being a huge public good.
  • Wed, 23:02: Hmm. Using my photos in a rewrite of my article without asking for permission? Not good. Not good at all.
  • Thu, 01:40: I've set up a YouTube Channel for my timelapse videos. Enjoy! https://t.co/dyUcioenFw
  • Thu, 01:50: I think we need to find someway to put a tented roof over the terrace back home. This gazebo is a lovely place to work.

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  • Wed, 01:54: Pacifica. Three are a lot of sardines here, so there's a pod of humpbacks moved in for the summer. Just watched a pair breaching...

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  • Mon, 12:57: ZDNet blog post: Meet the LattePanda, a tiny Windows 10 PC for the Internet of Things https://t.co/oe8tVFFSUk #zdnet
  • Mon, 15:24: Staying with friends in Silicon Valley who have three Birman kittens. <iz ded of teh cut3>
  • Mon, 15:46: I am resigned to a continuing exodus of resignations. (What is a good collective noun for resignations, anyway?)
  • Mon, 21:45: Pettin' kittens! This is Nora. https://t.co/NDw4LsQksH
  • Mon, 22:03: Nick would like to eat my fingers. Very much. @ San Jose, California https://t.co/a41ibWlpHS
  • Mon, 22:07: Recent Reads: The Golden Princess. Volume 11 in SM Stirling's Change series. It's time for a new Quest! Let's put the team together!
  • Mon, 23:04: RT @Kleissner: How to defeat that ransomware easily: Download Fiddler, set a breakpoint, manipulate BTC balance https://t.co/ZdJacgmCa8
  • Mon, 23:30: RT @iamdevloper: Today we celebrate the day when Jeff Goldblum blind deployed untested code into a completely hostile environment and it ra…
  • Tue, 03:41: Dear California. Fireworks need to be seen in the dark. The sun is still out. You're wasting good gunpowder. No love, me.

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  • Mon, 00:33: Land at SFO, first thing the CBP officer asks "Were you stay or go..."
  • Mon, 00:35: Then watched an eagle kill a pigeon in the middle of El Camino Real. "That put my wife off her dinner" said the man in the car beside ours.
  • Mon, 00:45: RT @DavidAllenGreen: If you would like to support independent and reliable law and policy blogging at @JackofKent, go to https://t.co/rHucd
  • Mon, 01:04: GoPro battery timed things perfectly, ran out just as we taxied off the runway at SFO. Timelapse from Canada to SFO posting later!
  • Mon, 03:20: Seeing what the Tories have done in a year, it's clear that the Liberal Democrats were more of an influence for good than we thought...

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  • Thu, 19:09: Drunk Parrot has a frenemy: Noisy Magpie.
  • Thu, 20:49: End of the Day. @ London, United Kingdom https://t.co/PmKSDWYj0L
  • Thu, 20:55: It would be interesting to get a list of a) what projects had been funded by EU structural funds and b) how much money had come from the EU.
  • Thu, 20:56: Break an Android N device into pieces, and then cover in chocolate triangles to get a sneak preview of Android T.
  • Thu, 21:07: Finishing up my LattePanda review.
  • Thu, 21:10: An excellent list to add to your TBR. I've only read three of them, but they were excellent. https://t.co/z55PsBsfca
  • Thu, 21:19: (sorry, apparently I was taken in by a parody account)
  • Thu, 22:06: This coming out now isn't going to be good for Gove's campaign: his edits to Johnson's column: https://t.co/hhZ8Vs7GGJ
  • Thu, 22:19: RT @AlsBoy: Here's something you can watch for a few seconds or like me for about five and a half hours https://t.co/tJ7aMU5OFC
  • Thu, 22:22: I am going to be in the US for my first 4th of July. Anything I should know?
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  • Wed, 13:11: Booting a LattePanda board. Teeny tiny Arduino-compatible Windows 10 board.
  • Wed, 13:12: I have one slight problem, need to find a teeny tiny USB keyboard.
  • Wed, 14:16: First Arduino Sketch running on a LattePanda! Dev and test on the same IoT board.
  • Wed, 14:21: Having trouble getting my desktop PC to 14376. It just won't install...
  • Wed, 17:46: And down the river go the Apaches.
  • Wed, 18:05: Welcome to the Happy Happy Land of Dacre-Murdochistan. https://t.co/Oou7MkmzW2
  • Wed, 18:12: The 48% https://t.co/9UJZxFJtPI
  • Wed, 18:53: ProTip: phone numbers really don't live in the global address book anymore.
  • Wed, 19:10: Trying to send a text from Cortana with four devices syncing; text tried to go from all four. Need to be able to specify a phone.
  • Wed, 20:39: Writing up first experiences with the LattePanda board. The TL;DR? A good introduction to IoT on Windows, some flaws due to hybrid nature.
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  • Mon, 17:02: The Party of the City seems to have destroyed the City. I don't see the Tories getting those nice directorships for a long long time.
  • Mon, 18:01: Alex Stewart's Shooting The Rift is an complex novel, a Citizen Of The Galaxy riff in a Cold War setting, with a genderflipped space empire.
  • Mon, 18:09: Recent Reads: Shooting The Rift. Alex Stewart's Heinleinesque space opera flirts with Le Carre; espionage amongst interstellar traders.
  • Mon, 18:17: Ah, the @TweetiumWindows update has just pushed to the Store.
  • Mon, 19:50: I think at this point we've now seen that "Project Fear" was actually "Project Best Case". So where do we go from here?
  • Mon, 20:54: Write to Them: https://t.co/ysQWSdUp0A
  • Mon, 21:59: And so it carries on... https://t.co/VI380Vhghl
  • Tue, 11:13: Most odd being at a press conference in a hotel that used to be the offices of a consulting client. Still got the same great view.
  • Tue, 11:24: Interesting how WileyFox can build on services like Amazon Launchpad and Cyanogen.
  • Tue, 11:29: RT @marypcbuk: at the Wileyfox handset launch; journos don't want to ask about the new devices, just what impact #brexit will have on the b…

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