July 11th, 2011

My tweets

  • Sun, 14:10: RT @andrewducker: A fantastically funny story of when a small child interjects into a roleplaying game. http://bit.ly/pTlJ0j
  • Sun, 16:34: Thanks to @cobrabay I am now listening to Steve Davis' prog rock programme on Radio 6. Excellent stuff!
  • Sun, 16:38: @chrisgreen @webgnu We have interesting new American wines too...
  • Sun, 17:36: Brownies in the oven. Per @marypcbuk's suggestion I have added preserved ginger to my usual chocolate orange recipe. Cubano brownies!
  • Sun, 18:27: Recent Reads: Midnight Riot. Ben Aaronovitch's rookie bobby mage discovers more to London than meets the eye. That's the way to do it!
  • Sun, 20:23: Well that's the Floating Ciy Daring Sorties completed for this weekend. Must now listen to Astronauts and Heretics.
  • Sun, 21:18: @superglaze Enjoy being under the lindens!
  • Sun, 21:35: Sign up link for @ThomasDolby's Floating City game. Good music and intriguing puzzles combine! http://bit.ly/plJzO2
  • Mon, 11:20: RT @ChrisBulow: Magical thought: On 12 July it will be exactly one Neptunian year - or 164.79 Earth years - since its discovery on 24 Se ...

(New York) World Order

I watched the keynote session from Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference this evening, getting another dose of Steve Ballmer in full-on marketing mode.

While there wasn't much news in the session, World Order, the Japanese dance group that started the event, caught my attention, with their slow-motion robotic moves. So I've just been watching a selection of videos of them in action on YouTube.

Here's one where they take to the streets of New York:

Awesome stuff!