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Using the Macbook Air M1 for development

Oct 13, 2022

I need to emphasise that I'm talking here about using a laptop for development rather than general use. About eighteen months ago I was really struggling with using my ageing Dell XPS laptop for software development. It was just about ok for working on simple Visual Studio .NET...

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Tana: a note-taking app with good bits from Roam and Notion

Oct 9, 2022

Tana is a new note-taking app which looks very interesting. It seems to take the most compelling bits of Roam and Notion. It has the open-ended, journal-like feel of Roam, with the ability to create two-way links It also has the knowledge graph/<a...

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Intentional Technology: We are all cyborgs now

Aug 12, 2022

I've been thinking a lot recently about how to use technology intentionally. What do I mean by that? My starting point is the idea that we are all cyborgs now - expressed extremely well way back in 2010 by Amber Case in her much-viewed TED talk. <div...

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Nature and Technology in Chapter 19 of The Outrun by Amy Liptrot

Nov 20, 2020

I've been reading and thinking about Nature and Technology for years, and one piece of writing that has really stood out and inspired me is Chapter 19: Online in The Outrun by Amy Liptrot. The Outrun...

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May 16, 2019

I'm very interested in the Holochain project. I'm interested from three different angles: The fact it starts with People First rather than technology or data or economic value The extent...

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Nature and Technology

Mar 22, 2019

It's easy to think about Nature and Technology as opposites. On a day where I've spent all day starting at the screen, they certainly feel like opposites. The colour and complexity of the natural world feels very distant. My head is full of binary logic. Nature feels a bit like a paradise...

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In Praise of Resilient Web Design by Jeremy Keith

Jun 22, 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed reading Resilient Web Design by Jeremy Keith (https://adactio.com/). It made me fall back in love with the web and with...

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