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2019-02-17: Indiebookclub is to books as ‘What would you say’ is to film

2019-02-17: The state of emergency. “Today’s national emergency is border security. But a future president may …

2019-02-17: Boy, 11, arrested for refusing to say Pledge of Allegiance On a related note .. I revisited If last …

2019-02-17: U.S. Is at Odds With European Allies, Munich Meeting Shows The U.S. … or the Whitehouse? …

2019-02-16: ”One man can change the world with a bullet in the right place.” Anyone? Anyone?

2019-02-16: People Who Took Hipsterism To a Whole New Level … funny collection of pictures that on …

2019-02-16: Plutchik’s Wheel of Emotions Maybe I live under a rock … but I’d never heard of this …

2019-02-16: Something may have happened. I am shocked and deeply disturbed by what might have occurred. Everyone …

2019-02-16: Postscript wants to be the Mailchimp for SMS. ”It all makes perfect sense Expressed in dollars and …

2019-02-15: More on this to come but for now…. MG Siegler says Tumblr is dead. Stowe Boyd disagrees, but …

2019-02-14: So - did this fix the duplicate posting ?

2019-02-14: That moment when the phone bot is so useless in understanding what you are trying to do that you …

2019-02-14: Thanks to Doc Searls - who I still have not managed to get over here …. never give up … just …

2019-02-14: 📚 Currently reading: The Phantom Atlas by Edward Brooke-Hitching

2019-02-14: 📚 Currently reading: The Girl In The Spiders Web by David Lagercrantz

2019-02-14: No misunderstanding here then ….

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2019-02-14: Lufthansa sues a passenger ”the passenger was supposed to fly to Oslo from Seattle via Frankfurt …

2019-02-14: Lovely … a year isn’t enough ”Among his conclusions is this gem: “Five strong …

2019-02-11: For The Record ….

2019-02-11: The twenty second in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ was …

2019-02-11: The twenty first in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ was …

2019-02-11: The twentieth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ was published …

2019-02-11: Link Post 11 Customer Success All that customer success rubbish that people randomly ramble on about …

2019-02-11: Link Post 10 The Humour Of Politics Lest We Forget the Horrors: A Catalog of Trump’s Worst …

2019-02-11: Link Post 9 The Future? Uber looking to integrate London bus and Tube data into its app Will a Robot …

2019-02-11: Link Post 8 Data Meets Art W. E. B. Du Bois’ staggering Data Visualizations are as powerful today as …

2019-02-11: Link Post 7 And then there’s science Technology Addiction – Debunking The Myths Physics explains why …

2019-02-11: Link Post 6 More Tech Shit That Caught My Eye VLC is adding AirPlay support and will reach 3 billion …

2019-02-11: Link Post 5 Tech Shit That Caught My Eye Fast wireless charger for an iPhone or Galaxy phone - 22 …

2019-02-11: Link Post 4 Truth In Art And Images Daily Poems. Well actually, a singular poem. I defy anyone to …

2019-02-11: Link Post 3 Entertainment Deadwood Returns - ‘nuff said. Charlie Brooker on Bandersnatch 7 minutes …

2019-02-11: Link Post 2 Enormous Writing You Need To Read Hope, never to be fulfilled Against software …

2019-02-11: Link Post 1 Web Resources You know when you are looking for sounds to enhance your podcast … try …

2019-02-11: Been doing a lot of spring cleaning from notes collected over the past three months and in the …

2019-02-11: Part Three of My Series ‘It Just Got Personal’ just went up at People First. Part One : The …

2019-02-11: I think I mentioned before that the Venezuela story is all about the oil. Ok - I DEFINITELY …

2019-02-11: Omnifocus, Things, ToDoist, Wunderlist even possibly Bullet Journal users … seems like we might have …

2019-02-11: ”Sure, government transparency and Medicare for all would be great, and yes, the United States is a …

2019-02-10: I think I might have a bike problem

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2019-02-09: I use images on micro blog that are a lot of the time images - not necessarily my photographs - so …

2019-02-09: UK - USA Differalities (2) : Tea “Listen and learn, son. Tea is a herb that’s been dried out …

2019-02-08: 📸 I’ve got a bike - you can ride it if you like - it’s got a basket, a bell - it rings and things to …

2019-02-08: What to? He idly wonders….

2019-02-08: Kellyanne Conway says she was assaulted at a restaurant last year. ”her whole face was terror and …

2019-02-08: Flat Earth rising: meet the people casting aside 2,500 years of science. ”A YouGov poll indicated …

2019-02-08: Jeff Bezos accuses National Enquirer owner of ‘extortion and blackmail’ He has his …

2019-02-08: Philip Green faces £3m legal bill as he drops Telegraph action Nothing in the article suggests that …

2019-02-07: It seems that the term ‘Super Bowl’ is now officially an oxymoron.

2019-02-07: OK - I tried it - and now I am stopping. Following mastodon peeps in the MB timeline makes it too …

2019-02-07: OOHH OOHH OOHH … guess what I just got in the post @macgenie ….. thankyou.

2019-02-07: Substack announces support for paid podcast subscriptions

2019-02-07: Hawaii looking to ban cigarette sales to anyone under 100 … it seems to be a serious thought.

2019-02-06: In case I haven’t shared this before, a little ‘belt and braces’, as they say in the ‘old country’. …

2019-02-06: Emails Show Facebook Is Well Aware That Tracking Contacts Is Creepy ”The Facebook executives who …

2019-02-06: ”If you set out to design a platform that would poison America’s discourse and its politics, you’d …

2019-02-06: WHO calls to reclassify weed ”If the changes are adopted, it would serve as an admission by world …

2019-02-06: The Internet Saved the Record Labels Not yet it hasn’t …. and by what measure is a …

2019-02-06: See what I mean @blot ?

2019-02-06: Mind my Picasso… superyacht owners struggle to protect art. ”Some 1 percenters are forced to hire …

2019-02-06: Are millennials overqualified for the jobs they hold? - Deloitte Insights … imagine how over …

2019-02-05: The Black and White Minstrel Show Last seen on BBC TV IN 1978 On stage in London until 1988 Northam …

2019-02-05: 📸 Time - it’s just a construct.

2019-02-05: Report: Mueller Investigation Nearly Done With First Day Of Trump Campaign

2019-02-05: Ephemeralization ”the ability of technological advancement to do “more and more with less …

2019-02-05: U.S. says foreign meddling didn’t affect 2018 election systems. … who needs to meddle …

2019-02-05: All of Microsoft’s iOS beta programs, and how to sign up. Salvation within @simonwoods ?

2019-02-05: Amazon’s Baby Activity Skill API lets Alexa developers build apps that track tots’ …

2019-02-05: ‘I trusted you!’ Trump voters seethe after realizing they’re getting screwed by …

2019-02-04: Not heard of this one before … a new writing app for mac / ios … just what the world needs.

2019-02-04: Programmer Jailed After Finding Secret Way to Withdraw $1M. It wasn’t that secret then was it? Just …

2019-02-02: 📚 Finished reading: Fear: Trump in the White House by Bob Woodward.

2019-02-02: 🎵Jon Lord plays Dave Brubeck - and nothing wrong with that! I came across it accidentally when I was …

2019-02-02: ”On a morning from a Bogart movie In a country where they turn back time You go strolling through …

2019-02-02: 📚 📸 Looking forward to tucking in - but as I said to my friend Graham, looks as if a snack approach …

2019-02-02: 📚 Currently reading: The People Centered Economy by David Norfors and Vint Cerf

2019-02-01: Apple will reportedly store Russian user data locally, possibly decrypt on request Thin end of the …

2019-02-01: San Mateo Celebrity Chef Reverses Course On Refusal To Serve MAGA Hat Wearers Personally I would …

2019-02-01: Trump claims Foxconn facility moving forward after talks with CEO who isn’t EXACTLY saying the same …

2019-01-30: The NYT Magazine: Can China Turn the Middle of Nowhere Into the Center of the World Economy? ”I …

2019-01-30: ”Facebook has been secretly paying people to install a “Facebook Research” VPN that lets the company …

2019-01-29: Microsoft employees swept up in GitHub reply-all email apocalypse. ”It happens to the best of us.” …

2019-01-29: Protecting your online privacy is tough—but here’s a start. ”Your digital identity has three …

2019-01-29: To all you ‘sketch noters’ out there … take note of ‘Structured Visual Thinking’

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2019-01-28: The Downside Of Extraordinary Sucess ”The Apple Watch and its AirPod wireless earphones have …

2019-01-28: Extraordinary: In a Nutshell

2019-01-28: The two presidential candidates that terrify Wall Street the most “It can’t be Warren and it can’t …

2019-01-28: The Supreme Court may kill Roe v. Wade as soon as this week. Conclusion and Spoiler Alert: ”Roe v. …

2019-01-28: The juxtaposition caught me out @bestoftimes … how big are His TVs I wondered? Then I …

2019-01-28: “Out of his element.” … the Times reported. “Out of his mind.” is more accurate.

2019-01-28: Trump’s ‘Axis of Evil’: Pompeo, Bolton & Abrams I’ve ‘picked a side’ Pompeo …

2019-01-27: Why Silicon Valley billionaires are prepping for the apocalypse in New Zealand ”The aim of …

2019-01-27: Europe ‘coming apart before our eyes’, say 30 top intellectuals Pro-Europeans “no longer …

2019-01-27: Reskilling 1.4 million workers due to automation will cost $34 billion Finally someone talking about …

2019-01-26: The deal also means the roughly 800,000 federal workers who’ve been furloughed or forced to …

2019-01-26: iPad mini 5 Preview Serious thought. IWatch becomes my sole cellular device and I then have an iPad, …

2019-01-26: Invasion Day - the new Australia Day? Protesters blast Australia′s national day I wonder when this …

2019-01-24: Refreshing honesty .. from Alex Karp, CEO Palantir ”You’re not supposed to go exactly …

2019-01-24: ‘a romantic’ is very different to ‘aromantic’ (that’s people who don’t feel romance) …

2019-01-23: The Usual Suspects must have one hell of a back story!

2019-01-23: Courtesy of @xkcd … so true … so funny

2019-01-23: Basecamp CEO Jason Fried says venture capital funding destroys startups File in the ‘not wrong’ …

2019-01-23: Hong Kong moves to criminalize insults to anthem While in America the national anthem is insulted …

2019-01-23: Facebook is a damaging to your health as cigarettes, say tech experts. I was never a fan of smoking …

2019-01-22: Just Wrong

2019-01-22: Now there’s something i can get behind

2019-01-22: For what it is worth today is the one year anniversary of being awarded my Micro Monday Badge - and …

2019-01-22: Dow falls 200 points amid fears the global economy may be slowing down And just ‘two working hours’ …

2019-01-21: Disruption for Thee, But Not for Me Why doest thou hateth Uber they oft’ ask of me …. ”I …

2019-01-21: GOP reaches landmark agreement to juice small-dollar fundraising ”Patriot Pass” … I think I …

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2019-01-20: I was right ….

2019-01-20: The Age Of Surveillance Capitalism has been on my list ever since Doc Searls mentioned it. It’s …

2019-01-20: Time for that walk.

2019-01-20: That moment when you realize that a return flight is 30% cheaper than a single on that very same …

2019-01-19: Microsoft’s Leap Into Housing Illuminates Government’s Retreat ”Microsoft will make $500 million …

2019-01-19: Two minutes later the email was resent - with the ‘typo’ fixed … though I think I prefer this …

2019-01-18: The Case for Impeaching Donald Trump ”Reading this, I was struck by a real sadness. What a massive …

2019-01-18: On Zuck and FB They do this because success has warped their perception of reality. What a crock …

2019-01-18: ”Know the future - decide well today.” John Fluevog

2019-01-18: A particularly good collection of posts on my ‘on this day’ page today. Is that overly repetitive? …

2019-01-18: ”The US government has been shut down by a guy who the FBI thinks might be a Russian operative. And …

2019-01-17: Trump administration calling nearly 50,000 back to work, unpaid, as shutdown drags on - The …

2019-01-16: Canadian Businessman Gerald McGoey Accused of Fraud After Being Foiled by ‘Font Detective …

2019-01-16: I was sitting on a train listening to an absolute groove of some music thinking - well this is very …

2019-01-16: What exactly does it mean to be a 911 survivor?

2019-01-16: Brexit Memes - they are funny and don’t we need a little brevity as the UK’s PM doesn’t invite …

2019-01-16: Cal Newport with Ezra Klein … of course - most excellent.

2019-01-16: What Truck Drivers Say about “Driver Shortage” & Pay Increases ‘Truck Drivers’ in the above …

2019-01-16: Facebook to bring stricter ads rules to countries with big votes in 2019. Why the caveat … …

2019-01-15: British politics goes over a cliff. … arguably a glass cliff.

2019-01-14: California utility firm suspected of starting deadly wildfires goes bankrupt That’s PG & E …

2019-01-14: Rand Paul to Undergo Surgery for Injury From Neighbor Attack in Canada. I presume he can afford …

2019-01-14: I know we don’t believe in polls … but this doesn’t look good for tomorrow.

2019-01-13: I read “algorithms are so good they can ‘figure you out’.” As @smokey wrote in another thread, …

2019-01-12: uncertain | less | different

2019-01-12: Don’t get too excited - this might not work …..

2019-01-12: While I might not disagree at a global level - I bet that it isn’t true if we only looked at …

2019-01-12: The indictments can’t happen soon enough

2019-01-12: A veritable smorgasbord of alphabet soup …. two long reads on RSS and PDF

2019-01-12: Amazon’s Ring videos viewed in cybercrime hotbed Please file under ‘FTW’

2019-01-12: ‘WSJ: The iPhone may become Obsolete like the Walkman and the Polaroid Camera Filed in the duh …

2019-01-11: 3 Ways To Be Smart On Social Media ”One of these studies showed that commenting on a post, instead …

2019-01-11: The Unending Chasm, and How to Survive It Apparently launching s new company / product / solution / …

2019-01-11: Over in VRM Land … there has been recent discussion drawing parallels between online and …

2019-01-11: You know that writing / blogging / publishing debate that crops up from time to time ,… ”In …

2019-01-11: Looks like somebody was caught by surprise …

2019-01-11: Who would not want to read Alan Jacobs Newsletter - with gems like this buried within … …

2019-01-10: The Year Of Paid Loyalty? Isn’t that a contradiction in terms, an oxymoron, a generally messed up …

2019-01-09: if anyone is interested in joining mighty networks I am aiming to start a village in there focussed …

2019-01-09: ”We need an agriculture system that supports small family farms and ranches, not one that rewards …

2019-01-07: Interested to learn what the collective minds of micro blog think about this one.

2019-01-07: What’s wrong with this sentence …. ”Now, the race is on to see which Kentucky bourbon town …

2019-01-07: Seems Right To Me

2019-01-06: OK Alan. Enough. The Vinyl is not going ANYWHERE!

2019-01-05: It seems that in the Home Counties I am known as ‘Vinyl Man’.

2019-01-05: 🎵And they say long hair guitar bands are dead. Welcome 2019.

2019-01-05: Anna Ahola Ward talking about sustainability not scalability. Great conversation/podcast. ”A …

2019-01-04: I like that the ACTUAL delivery date is days earlier than their best guess on ETA … now if …

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2019-01-04: 🎵 Toto you say …

2019-01-04: 🎵YUP

2019-01-04: Dear Lamar - Go FxxK yourself - sorry for the language - but seriously - go do it now. GOP senator …

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2019-01-04: 🎵I do not remember buying this much Hackett vinyl back in the day.

2019-01-04: Attempted assassination in England and diplomatic expulsions ricochet around the world. Actual …

2019-01-03: Through the power of ‘on this day’ … John Philpin - Micro-Blogging De Jour …. just …

2019-01-03: More experimentation than anything … so please move along. That said if what @amit is …

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2019-01-03: McDaniel: ‘I love my uncle’ Romney, but GOP should unite behind Trump. Dear Ronna …

2019-01-03: Yes - a real pencil to control your iPad … or is it?

2019-01-03: Leave the phone at home - put news on your wrist ”If I had to offer a place to start, I’d build on …

2019-01-03: U.S. warns Iran against space launches, ballistic missiles I bet they are shivering in their boots.

2019-01-03: 🎵 The Anchoress predicts the return of the concept album Hmmm … there’s ‘good concept’ and …

2019-01-03: When Will the Marches Begin? – Gotham Gal I thought they had .. not enough, I grant, but I’m sure …

2019-01-03: Watching 3 year old demolish cereal, eggs, bacon, toast, fruit … “Where on earth do you put …

2019-01-01: Outrage after Netflix pulls comedy show criticising Saudi Arabia ”The episode can still be seen in …

2019-01-01: ”A lot of baby boomers like me are going to find their own futures destroyed in the coming economic …

2019-01-01: Happy New Year To Everyone … my three words ? uncertain | less | different

2019-01-01: Lightbulb Sun 

2019-01-01: Julian Summerhayes nails it again. My new year message, which I will post here later, synchs.

2019-01-01: If You Can Correctly Pronounce Every Word in This 1920s Poem, You’re Among the English-Speaking …

2018-12-31: Podcast Episodes 0.3 and 0.4 are both thought through - but I am a little bit nowhere near my …

2018-12-31: Sibling of words and pictures … sounds.philpin.com is beginning to take shape, including an …

2018-12-30: Sorry - I will come back and credit later … just too good not to share immediately.

2018-12-30: Back in the day that building on the right was Honeywell, the building in the middle was clad in all …

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2018-12-30: There is no conceivable reason why you shouldn’t stop doing what you are doing - right now and read …

2018-12-29: Doctor says ‘selfie wrist’ injuries are on the rise. … as the article itself …

2018-12-28: Petulant.

2018-12-28: ”The guy was a genius.” ”But didn’t he cut his wife’s head off?” ”Oh yeah. But he was still a …

2018-12-28: ”I’m not interested in investing in you —- your idea is ‘too tangible’” castro.fm Seriously?

2018-12-28: Not seen the movie … yet … but I did see ‘1’ … so I guess I’ll get to ‘2’ …

2018-12-28: Thinking … just thinking now … that IF I could export my microblog posts to a JSON …

2018-12-28: Be interesting to know if there is any interesting back story to this place’s theme.

2018-12-28: One that popped up in my DayONE Journal from two years ago. Still True. More True. Even Truer?

2018-12-27: A companion image for you @Vasta and @matthew - carefully pointing out that this is not my image - …

2018-12-27: Accidentally discovered this trick to close all open tabs on iPhone’s safari …

2018-12-27: How to rearrange app icons on your iPhone All correct, arcane, slow and miserable. This is the one …

2018-12-27: Brilliant … when the going gets hot, shut down the government so you can delay your cases. …

2018-12-25: February 10th … you know what I’m talking about.

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2018-12-24: What is it that those quants in the fin services industry say .. about the floor.. the support line …

2018-12-24: Doffing hat to @hartlco and if that means nought to you, then it is clear that you are not a …

2018-12-24: Somebody is unclear on the concept of ‘Secret’

2018-12-23: Mark Zuckerberg says fixing Facebook is his ‘personal challenge’ for 2018 Broken promises - so what …

2018-12-23: I wonder how they are getting away with this? Later You learn something new every day. My thanks …

2018-12-23: It’s interesting how Apple ‘branding’ can be replicated so well … … and so badly. …

2018-12-22: 51st Known Mersenne Prime Number Found No idea how it got misplaced to begin with … but all’s …

2018-12-22: It’s hard to be a prankster … Mark Rober’s Glitter Bomb Package Video Was at Least …

2018-12-21: Stunned YouTuber admits aspects of viral HomePod glitter bomb video were faked More

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2018-12-18: Something nice about the safety of Rolls Royce as you hurtle through the Blue Skies.

2018-12-15: Attended ‘People Centered Digital Future on Monday. Started reading ‘The People Centered Economy’ by …

2018-12-14: ‘Ello ‘Ello ‘Ello

2018-12-14: G.E. to Spin Off Its Digital Business You announce that you are getting out of the software business …

2018-12-14: For all you podcasters out there …. The best shock mounts for your Blue Yeti

2018-12-14: ‘123456’ and ‘Password’ Remain Worst Passwords of the Year for Fifth …

2018-12-13: Started collecting all the places to find help on setting up web mentions … any more?

2018-12-13: “This is going to start as a Wicked Problem, and then it is going to get a lot worse.” Me

2018-12-13: The Correspondent just hit its $2.5 million goal need to launch, so they no longer NEED the money - …

2018-12-13: A Public Service Announcement … apologies for al the tests - but at least now we know it’s …

2018-12-13: Appropriately Seasonal Eight Years Ago … A Recipe For A Christmas Cake … not really.

2018-12-12: Tiny Letter It Is. Thankyou @ajay We are running. Please feel free to subscribe to my new …

2018-12-12: Just follow the instructions …..

2018-12-12: Sounds is live and my first two microcasts are in place. Also discovered some files that can not be …

2018-12-12: ”I accept the confidence vote result but Theresa May should still meet the Queen and resign” …

2018-12-12: Phew - just under the wire!

2018-12-12: Welcome to Episode 0.1 - that is Part Two of Episode ZERO, where I explore a little more about how …

2018-12-12: Alan played by the ‘rule book’ all his life. When he turned 70, he started ‘walking on …

2018-12-12: Being in ‘Europe’ in the early 70s I did know of the other bunny … on moving to the US and …

2018-12-12: One day America will emerge from the dark ages. One day. Health and Human Services Department Shuts …

2018-12-11: Introduced some emojis to index a few of my posts on the Words site. 🎵 🎥 📚 🖋 🔗 🗒 💡

2018-12-11: Words and Pictures ... There's Room For Both In my world, there is even a space for both! Pictures - they say - are worth a thousand words. Words …

2018-12-11: How long before we have this integrated into Micro Blog / Wavelength? … asking for a friend.

2018-12-11: And that … that right there … that is the rub (my bold) ”Let’s put that another way. …

2018-12-11: ‘Trust is the new currency for business’ 'Everyone' ‘Trust is the currency for The Mafia’ ‘Me’

2018-12-11: Consolidating Yesterday To Tell A More Connected Story Today. I attended this yesterday …. a 1 day (actually closer to two days squeezed into one day ) …

2018-12-11: The Enormous Life of Anthony Bourdain, According to Those Who Knew Him Best. Why on earth the …

2018-12-11: More Americans get news from social media than newspapers The devil is in the detail, which for such …

2018-12-11: The Cube Rule of Food, the Grand Unified Theory of Food Identification Very clever .. and via the …

2018-12-10: You know those people that talk loudly over the speaker that you are all trying to listen to? …

2018-12-10: I think I know what he means … but is it what he meant? #OurDigitalFuture

2018-12-10: Scooter Firm Chases Funding to Staunch Losses … what could possibly go wrong … well, …

2018-12-08: Dear Mercedes Benz, We live in 2018.

2018-12-08: I was brought up in a house with shelves like this … and my house too had a few shelves like …

2018-12-08: The Guardian

2018-12-08: Why I changed my mind about the Apple Watch’s data plan ”Apple’s AirPods and a watch on …

2018-12-08: Cal Newport on Blogs in the Social Media Age .. good read, spot on and definitely in sympathy with …

2018-12-07: The Noose Tightens - then again he is a snake … very slippery.

2018-12-07: ”Friday’s moves come after stocks rebounded from sharp losses on Thursday on media reports …

2018-12-07: Fox News’ Tucker Carlson Loses Patience With Donald Trump: ‘I Don’t Think …

2018-12-07: Well, I guess I can delete Blogo from my phone. Thought it was going to be good alternative to Mars …

2018-12-07: How US billionaires are fuelling the hard-right cause in Britain ”Until now, there has been no …

2018-12-07: Australia Passes Controversial Encryption Bill Despite Opposition From Apple and Other Tech …

2018-12-07: Another Nail In Uber’s Business Model Coffin

2018-12-07: I looked behind me nothing. Stood up and peaked over the seats. Nada. But for the life of me …

2018-12-07: Who put the ‘Con’ in Content? There’s that word popping up again. As WP launches G and the world at large talks about how they …

2018-12-06: The Helium Balloon With a Magical Ending is a story just too good not to share.

2018-12-06: It’s December 6th - what is a boy to do …

2018-12-06: As oil prices tumble - wondering when gas prices at pumps will drop even a little bit. That’s …

2018-12-06: Oh Yes … been wondering why something like this wasn’t available … turns out it is …

2018-12-05: “San Francisco is assisted living for Millennials.” Kara Swisher … at least Owen Thomas says …

2018-12-05: Mind Officially Blown My friend just came onto the same network as I am on. I got an alert … ‘do i …

2018-12-04: Michelle Obama Tells a Secret: ‘I Have Been at Every Powerful Table You Can Think of. ‘They …

2018-12-04: A Republican Party Server Was Hacked in April. Oddly, Though, Nothing Was Leaked Go Figure.

2018-12-04: I feel mini communities of people in micro blog beginning to form … seems to be around people …

2018-12-04: Wow Brenda … that’s one hell of an opportunity ….

2018-12-04: Waiting

2018-12-04: And … the winner of today’s ‘Happy Travel Case’ prize is …..

2018-12-04: Well Hello

2018-12-04: Wuh woh

2018-12-04: ‘This Is a Coup’: Protests Engulf Wisconsin Capitol as Outgoing Scott Walker and GOP …

2018-12-04: Kellyanne Conway’s husband accused Trump of witness tampering after Trump praised Stone for …

2018-12-04: Trump Takes on General Motors … I think he couldn’t understand why they didn’t fall in line …

2018-12-04: Well that didn’t take long I think I learned about the unusual gun licensing responsibility in …

2018-12-03: ”SWEATERDRESSES is typed entirely with the left hand, JOHNNY-JUMP-UP with the right. ANTISKEPTICISM …

2018-12-03: The Yield Curve Has Inverted! ”That all makes sense, but why do investors think the Fed will …

2018-12-03: Just passing it along … ”Apple Debuts Online Store With 10 Percent Discount for U.S. …

2018-12-03: 🎵 Talk about three people who look like they definitely do not want to be in this photo … and …

2018-12-03: Funny … How pianists dry their socks … via ‘That Eric Alper’

2018-12-03: Skype offering live transcriptions from today, PowerPoint from January 2019 Well that’s an …

2018-12-03: Emergency Protests Planned to Stop Scott Walker and Wisconsin GOP’s “Shocking and Naked …

2018-12-02: Will DOT i DOT am nailing it “We are spending more money on AI than HI” Will.i.am

2018-12-02: The nineteenth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been …

2018-12-02: If you use 1Password - and want to keep track of licences - this is a tip I never knew Not sure it …

2018-12-02: Dear iMore your marketing emails flow directly into my inbox - no fuss - no muss your order …

2018-12-02: 🎵 35 Years Ago: Neil Young is Sued for Not Sounding Like Neil Young How dare he!

2018-12-02: 🎵 ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Earns U.S. Crown, $500 Million Worldwide That aside, the story of …

2018-12-02: RIP Google Hangouts, shutting down in 2020 … and good riddance. Truly an abomination.

2018-12-02: via Stowe Boyd

2018-12-01: Is it just me that loves this? I particularly like the brand name ‘Palessi’

2018-12-01: Test Test Test Test - after one return Test Test - after two returns Test Test - after three returns …

2018-11-30: xkcd: Alpha Centauri BOOM BOOM

2018-11-30: After disappearing down a YouTube rabbit hole of Dave Allen, Ken Dodd and ‘The Good Old Days’ last …

2018-11-30: Pictures A John.Philpin.Com sibling site.

2018-11-30: Sounds A John.Philpin.Com sibling site.

2018-11-30: Words A John.Philpin.Com sibling site.

2018-11-30: Microcasts Added every valid feed for Microcasts on MicroCast Club to Feedly (since it was going to …

2018-11-30: I just updated my post re The Panama Papers

2018-11-30: About MicroCasts …. did I imagine that there is a hidden page somewhere in Micro Blog - where …

2018-11-30: … and Registered

2018-11-30: Missed this originally … Cult of Mac reviewing Wavelength.

2018-11-30: Big Idea: December 10th, The Future Of The Internet And Human Rights In A Digital Age - …

2018-11-30: Sennheiser discloses monumental blunder that cripples HTTPS on PCs and Macs - Ars Technica .. call …

2018-11-29: Stream … ✅ Words … ✅ Pictures … ✅ and finally … Sounds … ✅

2018-11-29: Saw This …. …. Thought of this.

2018-11-29: I was hooked on meth for 11 years. If you know and love an addict, this article is for you. Ed …

2018-11-29: Stunning event last night. Particularly wonderful to see were four people not just trying to start a …

2018-11-29: My inaugural podcast … as we say … ‘FINALLY’ … hopefully it is the first of many and a sign of good …

2018-11-29: Donald Trump May Have Just Lied His Way to Prison David Crook bringing us all up to date with where …

2018-11-29: The deafening post-November silence of Sheryl Sandberg .. that’s November 2016 … and two …

2018-11-29: What does home mean if your bed is on the pavements of Paris? ”Is a home made of bricks and mortar …

2018-11-28: A visual guide to America’s concentrated uncompetitive markets. We were talking about breaking …

2018-11-27: Systems Affected : Microsoft Windows ”This joint Technical Alert (TA) is the result of analytic …

2018-11-27: Truth … reminds me of my old days in large corporate change management initiatives … …

2018-11-26: Apparently : ”The current effort to retrain American workers, labor authorities agree, is small …

2018-11-26: The eighteenth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been …

2018-11-26: 📚 The Channel Island of Sark has no cars or streetlights - and by the end of the week might have no …

2018-11-26: Time to workout what a ‘tie-break’ means in Chess.

2018-11-26: If one country fires a weapon into another country … isn’t that an act of war? Asking on …

2018-11-26: Synth .. “interactive podcasts in byte size increments.” Does anyone reading this have any …

2018-11-25: ”You can’t have a heart unless you do a GoFundMe for 10K’ is not a just system.” …

2018-11-25: Who needs democracy when you have data? ”The algorithm is thought to highlight suspicious behaviors …

2018-11-24: Spain’s Sanchez confirms deal reached over Gibraltar ”Sanchez said any future decisions …

2018-11-24: The Decline and Fall of the Zuckerberg Empire.

2018-11-24: World’s Loneliest Tree – New Zealand ’The introduced spruce is considered the most isolated …

2018-11-24: The iPad, HomePod, and Apple TV need multi-user support. … umm because those devices are …

2018-11-23: I have TOTALLY forgotten how to add text snippets to the ios special keyboard … which means …

2018-11-23: Good Grief The Fall of FAANG … and they even call out ‘Alphabet’ in the body copy! Sincerely …

2018-11-23: ‘We Are Not Robots’: Amazon Workers Across Europe Walk Out on Black Friday Over Low …

2018-11-23: On Cluetrain’s 2nd decenniversary Some unintended symmetry I suspect … ‘remembering …

2018-11-23: Happy Boxing Day Thanksgiving … ”The generally accepted definition of a bear market is a 20% …

2018-11-22: I have told Doc about Micro Blog - but still he is not here … but he does have a 1999 …

2018-11-22: any other blot people I am missing from the micro blog [blot community] - looks like we have a total …

2018-11-22: Tim Cook: Wanted to show kids it’s ok to be gay ”While Cook said he didn’t come out in order to …

2018-11-21: 🎬 ”If I had to live my life again, I’d do everything the same, except that I wouldn’t …

2018-11-21: From John Fowles with Love: how the author’s first true romance and lost poem came to light As a …

2018-11-21: Thanks to the new photo grid just enabled - I came across this one from earlier this year … Very …

2018-11-21: GREAT NEWS - I cannot see the shores on the other side of the Bay. That’s great because a few …

2018-11-21: I think it is important … I guess BizCatalyst feels the same way,

2018-11-21: When somebody writes ”But sometimes writers looking for a story don’t fully understand what they …

2018-11-21: ‘Maybe I will go?’ Trump floats idea of attending correspondents’ dinner Better …

2018-11-21: If you visited Sausalito 50 years ago, you might assume it hasn’t changed … then again …

2018-11-21: ok - that’s working … next stop fixing RSS

2018-11-21: Robert Reich — Break Up Facebook and while We’re At It, Google, Apple and Amazon I don’t often …

2018-11-21: Workflow Thoughts …. seems to me that my link publishing process gets slowed down by forcing …

2018-11-21: W00t … it’s raining …

2018-11-20: Map: How to split the USA into two countries, red and blue My thanks to my long time buddy, …

2018-11-20: Apparently I am in the running for my own portrait from The Correspondent - all thanks to …

2018-11-20: for @roelwillems

2018-11-20: 🎵 is now a tag on one of my blot sites

2018-11-20: Here’s What the Big Tech Companies Know About You … nuff said, except that is a great …

2018-11-20: Democrats Prevail In 1 Florida Recount. In a nail biter, the new Agricultural Commisioner for …

2018-11-19: The seventeenth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been …

2018-11-19: It’s all about influence .. and you pay for it .. a lot it would seem. Tens of thousands of dollars …

2018-11-19: Micro Monday Recommendation Number ‘FOUR’ once more with feeling Just a reminder that I keep my …

2018-11-19: This is a test for @AndySylvester - does this appear over there?

2018-11-19: Micro Monday Recommendation Number ‘FOUR’ just a reminder that I keep my recommendation history here …

2018-11-19: Micro Monday Recommendation Number THREE @til a superb stream of posts from Simon. Well worth a …

2018-11-19: Micro Monday Recommendation Number TWO @blot David has been delivering blot to many people for a …

2018-11-19: Micro Monday Recommendation Number ONE @jenett just massive thanks to him for all the help he has …

2018-11-19: What Are You Doing On December 10th? The Topics Some Of The Presenters

2018-11-19: Vint Cerf, Wendy Hall & Tim Berners-Lee Join to Issue Wake-Up Call to Global Tech Industry on …

2018-11-19: New Instagram Bug Raises Security Questions STUNNED. A Bug? Security Questions? At Instagram? How …

2018-11-19: I have noticed that a few of the people I know in the digital world have become ‘founding members’ …

2018-11-18: I wrote this article in June of this year, about a young man called Riley who survived the Sonoma …

2018-11-17: “All the problems in Africa. All the problems in The Middle East. They are all because of …

2018-11-17: Here’s an interesting fact … the United States is the only United Nations member that has not …

2018-11-17: “It’s not laws that can change people.It’s culture.” Farid Younos.

2018-11-17: ‘w00t’ …. is I believe the correct word on this occasion ….

2018-11-16: Thinking Aloud Sometimes it puts it all into perspective. But if we all did it all the time … …

2018-11-16: It’s probably just me - but every time I hear this Apple ad …I am reminded of this Rowan …

2018-11-16: If you are a blot user - take a look at this post As I say in the post - if there is interest in how …

2018-11-16: Once again - enormous thanks to @jenett for cracking my image in the footer problem …. we are …

2018-11-16: Been watching the Correspondent develop their US presence for what must be two years now … …

2018-11-16: Camp Fire: 63 dead, 631 missing putting the headline Northern California air quality rated the worst …

2018-11-16: Thieves snap up rental scooters in SF Hope they manage to get them all.

2018-11-15: Uptime – Safer Computing The SysAdmin is unstoppable. Fun cartoon on the click through.

2018-11-15: Robert Reich — THE NEXT CRASH ”By the first quarter of this year, household debt was at an all-time …

2018-11-15: Uber Posts $1 Billion Loss…Ahead Of Planned IPO Next Year Success in the making.

2018-11-15: Team Human is Done! - Rushkoff Ordered.

2018-11-15: ”But this Soros thing is different. This is no passive failure. It’s a malevolent action taken …

2018-11-14: Puzzle Montage Art … very cool … via Kottke.

2018-11-14: hello hello hello

2018-11-14: Spot On …. and delighted to say that I am working with one such company that is working in …

2018-11-14: Last week I was one of hundreds that hit the pavements and canvassed over 4 days in Stanislaus …

2018-11-14: Observation re blot cross posting to micro blog - sometimes it is just some words … sometimes …

2018-11-14: Micro Bloggers I have captured in my Mastodon list … there will be a lot more … but before I …

2018-11-13: The Modern Talent Supply Chain. “The Brightfield team has earned a privileged position as the …

2018-11-13: A new micro blog community resource - this one around mastodon ….. I have started a micro blogger …

2018-11-13: Nothing to see here … just move along now ….

2018-11-13: Well Hello Mastodon!

2018-11-13: Peter Thiel’s dream of a floating libertarian city beyond national borders lives on … pictures

2018-11-12: Every now and then my desktop loses files if I am using stacks, Restarting finder OR toggle ‘use …

2018-11-12: Just came across this as I have been purging my social sites and consolidating ….. It still holds …

2018-11-12: The Art Institute of Chicago just added 50,000 images to a free online resource (via Kottke) so I in …

2018-11-12: Another one to watch in the ongoing argument re data, who owns it and what rights the authorities …

2018-11-12: There is this thing called the glass cliff … ”So what, exactly, do so many people have against …

2018-11-12: “From a VC perspective, a sustainable company is not considered a success as it prevents an …

2018-11-11: San Francisco celebrates 100 years ago    

2018-11-11: Hello Mastodon.Social (twice - I think) … in the hope I am going to make it more social ! …

2018-11-11: Eleven, Eleven, Eleven, Eleven The First World War officially ended 100 years ago today … November 11, 1918. More than 16 million …

2018-11-11: Armistice Day, wildfires and mummified cats: Sunday’s best photos Absolutely stunning images …

2018-11-11: NFL Discussed Relocating Chargers vs. Raiders Due to California Fires Priorities. Right?

2018-11-11: How Blue States Help Red States Donald Trump … ”Residents of “blue” states send more tax …

2018-11-10: As I start to re-engage with DayONE … up pops this from DayONE from three years ago.

2018-11-10: Toying with a second blot site … purely for photos replacing Instagram, Flickr and a couple …

2018-11-10: Google admits too much white in apps is bad for battery life … that’s why we have ‘dark mode’

2018-11-09: The fires in Butte County are 150 miles away…. just for perspective.

2018-11-09: Trump calls French President Macron’s idea for a European army ‘very insulting’ …

2018-11-09: [Amazon Is Kicking All Unauthorized Apple Refurbishers Off Amazon …

2018-11-09: Losing GOP candidate files lawsuit claiming newly-elected Latina state rep in Arizona is not a …

2018-11-09: Why I returned the new iPad Pro less than 24 hours later - Business Insider Business Insider is more …

2018-11-09: How to Download All Your Flickr Photos Already got mine … trying to decide where to put it.

2018-11-09: ‘You Ask a Lot of Stupid Questions’: Latest Attack on Free Press as Trump Threatens to …

2018-11-08: I’m fascinated by the technical “class” obsession w/ iPads replacing laptops. Great summary … …

2018-11-08: In Praise Of Mediocrity … and spot on.

2018-11-07: It’s not Trump who is running uphill against American tradition, it’s the people who are trying—with …

2018-11-07: And there we have it. More to come.

2018-11-06: After Four days of canvassing … and it still isn’t over … my favorite quote … …

2018-11-06: On the ground support still rocking on #election day #knockharder

2018-11-06: Did you?

2018-11-06: Bob Schieffer - just said it ( i paraphrase) … Today is not a referendum on Trump. Today is a …

2018-11-05: Another post from two years ago that records a conversation I had before I realized there was no …

2018-11-05: Danny’s Speech … posted 2 years ago today … I repeat the words I wrote at the …

2018-11-05: ”The company’s legal team had to double-check that it was even possible to send that much money in a …

2018-11-05: Never take the right to vote for granted … this is what others have done for you, so that you can …

2018-11-05: ”What I am asking you, even demanding of you, is that in every checkbox you mark on your ballot, you …

2018-11-05: The sixteenth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been …

2018-11-05: “Aloha” … read the sign on the door … right above the other sign that said “This house …

2018-11-05: It’s 2018, and the United States is the richest nation in the history of the world… but …

2018-11-05: Election Day is tomorrow but National Day Calendar doesn’t record that, instead highlighting …

2018-11-04: Know Your Hobo Changing lights carved into the bar.

2018-11-04: My 2nd day of 4 leading up the ‘E’ Day … trading the people turning out to canvas …

2018-11-04: Taxi Leaks: Is The Tide Finally Turning Against Uber? ”After the two day hearing, Dinah Rose …

2018-11-03: Parkland Dad Manuel Oliver Placed Bulletproof Vest on “Fearless Girl” Statue to Protest …

2018-11-03: 30 Million Early Ballots Have Been Cast for Midterm Elections ”Forecasters aren’t predicting that …

2018-11-03: President Donald Trump Tweetstorm ” … the endlessly energetic President Donald Trump heads …

2018-11-03: The Paradise Papers: another tax-shelter leak implicates Apple, Trump, Putin, Hollywood, Twitter, …

2018-11-03: U.S. top court rejects Trump administration bid to halt climate trial ”U.S. Supreme Court on Friday …

2018-11-03: We are all responsible. All of us.

2018-11-03: In Memoriam That is so cool … Pratchet lives on.

2018-11-02: “Only Connect!” E.M. Forster my thanks to @gapingvoid for the quote and the image. As usual - so …

2018-11-02: Here’s an idea - don’t vote … be isolated and uninvolved in what is happening around …

2018-11-02: Can You Help … that’s what I’m doing close to full time until Tuesday night.

2018-11-02: Thinking about that usb c change on ipads and impact on iOS devices in (say) 2 yrs. You have a …

2018-11-02: React.js deemed too complex and not in the ‘spirit of Wordpress’. But there is ClassicPress, an …

2018-11-01: Today’s Questions … 1] How many people use a digital calendar … be it google, outlook, …

2018-11-01: Trump comment, chipmakers power Wall Street’s third day of gains … they know he lies …

2018-11-01: UK has not seen any successful interference in its democratic processes: May’s spokeswoman …

2018-11-01: The mayor of Taipei released a rap video … all good … but the click through reveals a …

2018-11-01: Satoshi Nakamoto’s idea turns ten — A future of possibilities

2018-11-01: “An artist needs a certain amount of turmoil and confusion.” [Joni Mitchel ... via …

2018-11-01: Can beer be saved from climate change? ”Most of the crops that go into making beer will not survive …

2018-10-31: I know it is not Christmas - but I hold to my ‘unalienable right’ to say “bah humbug to Halloween …

2018-10-31: The FAANG stocks are flirting with their best day in almost 3 years (FB, APPL, AMZN, NFLX, GOOG) …

2018-10-31: Google wants to improve your smart home with iRobot’s room maps I need to dig out my old post …

2018-10-31: Remember when Scottish workers stood up to a brutal dictatorship? So much goes on in the world that …

2018-10-30: ”The United States government is accelerating efforts to monitor social media to preempt major …

2018-10-30: Netflix’s libertarian-fascist corporate culture is a hell no one deserves … … well that is …

2018-10-30: note to self - remember not to download all the apple updates at once … there is simply not …

2018-10-30: I Am Using Blot and Micro Blog to extract myself from Corporate Networks. … written in …

2018-10-30: I am spending four days on the campaign trial in Turlock this coming weekend - and through to the …

2018-10-30: Never even heard of this one … but for all those writers out there …. Nisus Writer Pro …

2018-10-30: Red Hat takes over IBM … at least that’s what Bob Cringely is predicting … including …

2018-10-30: ”Demagogues rarely commit violence directly. Instead, they use blame, ridicule, fear and hate – and …

2018-10-30: Time Off To Vote on November 6th #TimeOffToVote ”I have felt for a long time that election day in …

2018-10-30: October 30th Apple Event Liveblog – 512 Pixels ”10:30 AM: I think that’s it for the liveblog. It …

2018-10-29:

2018-10-29: Voter suppression is a crucial story in America, but broadcast news mostly shrugs

2018-10-29: ‘We Wish to Respond to Evil With Good’: Muslims Raise Over $120,000 in 48 Hours for …

2018-10-29: The fifteenth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been …

2018-10-29: The fourteenth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been …

2018-10-29: I live in a ‘safe district’ so signed up to help a candidate campaigning in a ‘not safe district’. …

2018-10-29: iBeacon use slows to ‘a trickle’ … well knock me down with a feather.

2018-10-29: Thinking aloud … what if your cellularless 🍎 watch didn’t sit ‘on the back’ of your iPhone. …

2018-10-28: Trying to find something I wrote about Ad Tracking and instead found this from last year abouthow …

2018-10-28: Is The US Exporting Hate? ”U.S. officials are pursuing an effort to strip the word …

2018-10-28: Well now … the big corporate race to consolidate and absorb the Independant continues …

2018-10-28: Interesting variation on the self identification tags that some use … The Geek Code - …

2018-10-26: Interesting to note that the term ‘Denver Omlette’ was recorded to be first used in print in exactly …

2018-10-26: How a Middle East Startup Took on Uber — and Won Banned in countries and cities around the world, …

2018-10-25: Why RSS … … for all the reasons we know and love.

2018-10-25: Get a copy of the data associated with your Apple ID account … added to my list of things to …

2018-10-25: Sometimes truth leaps off the page … as with Julian Summerhayes “The aim of life is to live, and to …

2018-10-25: Kate Kennedy … never heard of her until last Saturday. What a life.

2018-10-25: Museum of the Bible says five of its Dead Sea Scrolls fragments are forgeries. This after forfeiting …

2018-10-25: Reprobates - All Of Them But against all odds - live to tell their tale - and seemingly still going …

2018-10-25: Is it the zeitgeist, coincidence or just that people don’t credit people. Just read and followed …

2018-10-25: Using dark mode in CSS with MacOS Mojave … knowing how we all like to tinker with shiny …

2018-10-25: I hope so … No experiment is an absolute failure.

2018-10-24: #IIW

2018-10-24: #IIW

2018-10-24: It might look empty now … but that’s because everyone is in session. Come back in 90 minutes …

2018-10-24: The Human OS Three For Three … Within The Hour #IIW

2018-10-24: Enabling Contextual Integrity In Systems Second Of Three … Still Going #IIW

2018-10-24: The Data Transfer Project First Of Three … One Hour To Do It All #IIW

2018-10-24: Proof .. if proof is needed … that my name is John, I am a dog, I am representing myself and …

2018-10-23: Trump calls Saudi handling of Khashoggi’s killing a total fiasco It MUST be real bad …. …

2018-10-23: Details. ‘Just’ Details. A Point of Law - Futility Closet Better get ’em right.

2018-10-23: Deep Discussion #IIW

2018-10-23: Mei Lin Fung Identity IN A BOX …. certainly one way of lifting the message and spreading the …

2018-10-23: Heidi explains the nuances of the un-conference. #IIW

2018-10-23: Computer History Museum #IIW

2018-10-22: So … what is an ‘Identity Protocol’ .. well … Sovrin has one

2018-10-22:

2018-10-22: “Digital Home? More Like Digital Man Cave.” Mei Lin Fung

2018-10-22: “It’s not a revolution if nobody loses.”

2018-10-22: We Sued Brian Kemp This Morning Are You One of 769,436 Voters on the Colorado Purge List? [Are YOU …

2018-10-21: That moment when 3 white boys turn up and play Reggae - badly.

2018-10-21: Fascinating. A bot writes a Ted talk after analyzing other Ted talks. I think the bot nailed it. At …

2018-10-21: With Steve Bannon in the Shadows, Brazil’s Right-Wing Forces Accused of Illegal WhatsApp …

2018-10-21: Leading U.S. senator blames Saudi prince for Khashoggi death Spoiler alert .. it’s Corker … …

2018-10-21: Facing mounting criticism from the right, Facebook has quietly ramped up donations to Republican …

2018-10-20: Robert Reich — MESSAGE TO MILLENNIALS You are the largest, most… Circulate it far and wide …

2018-10-20: Stowe Boyd — Almost all good writing begins with terrible first efforts. You need to start …

2018-10-20: Text UDHR to 738 674 …. and find out what you can do to reaffirm the cause for Human Rights …

2018-10-20: United Nations Day

2018-10-20: For U.S. Senate: Beto O’Rourke - and that’s The Houston Chronicle folks - via @cgrayson …

2018-10-20:

2018-10-19: 🎵 🎬 1954 - A Star is Born Never saw it - but I think this was the story’s second celluloid outing …

2018-10-19: Nationalism Isn’t Patriotism Kottke

2018-10-19: Facebook inflated ad metrics up to 900 percent: lawsuit ”If true, Facebook’s big “pivot” to video …

2018-10-19: Stop grinding on Jesus

2018-10-18:

2018-10-18: The Typographic Ticket Book … something for all fellow grumpy old nerds.

2018-10-17: 🎵Lindsey Buckingham sues his former Fleetwood Mac Bandmates … get the popcorn.

2018-10-17: Apple Fixes Bagel Emoji I mean … what could be more important in 2018?

2018-10-17: Political Correctness Gone Mad. CoL Richard Kemp Slams Order Banning Poppy On BTP cars. … as …

2018-10-16: What ‘’clarity of ‘consent’ should mean ….

2018-10-16: Since I upgraded to Mojave, my dual monitors changed behaviour. (The default icons ran down the …

2018-10-16: ”Sears has been dying for many years. It’s been obviously improperly run for many years and …

2018-10-16: Race and poverty aren’t the only challenges facing some students. During the last school year, …

2018-10-15: Paul Allen Dies at 65

2018-10-15: How to use Spaces, Apple’s mostly ignored macOS Mojave productivity feature Love Spaces .. and …

2018-10-15: Are we in brackets season? Here’s one with a difference

2018-10-14: Trump says he will call Saudi King Salman about journalist Khashoggi And he’ll get off the call and …

2018-10-14: Jared Kushner ‘likely’ paid little or no income taxes for years Explains his ever …

2018-10-14: There’s this: Negotiators reach Brexit divorce deal But then there’s this: Britain’s Labour …

2018-10-14: Saved from being hung by a jury that was itself hung …. The Ghost in the Garret Should I file …

2018-10-14: About that voter suppression stuff that we shouldn’t worry about … How Georgia Is Restricting …

2018-10-13: Trump: U.S. would be ‘punishing itself’ if it halts arms sales to Saudi Arabia Besides, …

2018-10-13: The Battle Of The Beards

2018-10-13: 1 Password Subscriptions - A Gouge? Asking myself why I hadn’t upgraded to 1Password7. Because subscription I reminded myself. 36 …

2018-10-13: ‘This Is Pathetic’: Progressives Furious as Schumer Rubber Stamps 15 More Right-Wing …

2018-10-12: Another blast from the past over on Beyond Bridges - this one primarily a quote from John Scalzi on …

2018-10-12: Just re-discovered this post … one of my own … ‘Context Matters’ from 2013 …

2018-10-11: Just An Experiment … … move along now.

2018-10-11: Gaping Void. Yes. And. The ‘industrialization of everything’ quickly reduces to automation and we …

2018-10-11: The thirteenth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been …

2018-10-11: My definition of a tablet. Sorry Frank 😊

2018-10-11: Someone I know won the Nobel Peace Prize. … no, not a joke. It’s true and my article can be …

2018-10-11: The twelfth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ is published on …

2018-10-11: The eleventh in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ is published on …

2018-10-11: Apologies in advance. I am about to catch up on announcing some of my recent placements at …

2018-10-11: Man Perfectly Explains Women’s Rage Today Using Brutal Analogy So That All Men Can Finally …

2018-10-11: Plaint Can anyone explain why, on reading this, I burst out laughing?

2018-10-11: Not Voting Doubles the Value of Someone Else’s Vote ”I don’t care who you want to vote for, I …

2018-10-11: Who the hell cares what old people think about climate change? … nuff said.

2018-10-11: Create your own visual journal of data Knowing how many people out there are aficionados of the …

2018-10-10: ”It’s also true that young people are notoriously unreliable voters. A poll this summer showed …

2018-10-10: Pity The Nation … Lawrence Ferlinghetti … one of the locals … 100 years old next year.

2018-10-09: Indiana Caught Illegally Purging 20,000 Voters – Are You one of them?

2018-10-09: Today’s The Last Day To Register To Vote In Many Key States In case you didn’t know .. and you have …

2018-10-09: How to delete your Google+ account. … before they do it for you in the middle of next year.

2018-10-09: If you read something on Kottke and about an hour later, the exact same thing again on a different …

2018-10-09: SVT’s Data Chief Helena Bengtsson seeks social justice through spreadsheets … well, not …

2018-10-09: Can you miss something you never use?

2018-10-08: I first heard about Indigenous People’s Day this morning … and I thought ‘interesting’. …

2018-10-08: Sometimes Decisions Are NOT So Black and White

2018-10-08: Do you pay Medium to read their … sorry our … stuff? Do you get alerts from Medium as …

2018-10-08: Teething Problems at Starbucks, or …. Super Dooper new one opens, you know the kind - with the beer, wine and couches. BUT a few teething …

2018-10-07: Well knock me down with a feather - it isn’t just me, here’s the NYT … Get Angry, and …

2018-10-07: One illegitimate president helping another illegitimate president … the proof will be in the …

2018-10-07: Got to say that little Dark mode extension that came out for Safari …. is making me spend more time …

2018-10-07: Daring Fireball: Microsoft Surface Event 2018: The 5 Biggest Announcements ”They all look nice.” …

2018-10-06: I pay for stuff I pay for, that is useful to me and smooths my work - not somebody else’s.

2018-10-06: “SoftBank is changing the tech landscape by investing massive amounts of money in startups. …

2018-10-06: ”Maybe.” William James The Full Story … replying to the question as to whether life was worth …

2018-10-06: “I thought there might have been more.” Donna Strickland The Full Story … on being told that …

2018-10-06: Gaslighting Dishing up lies while proclaiming the love of facts, Trump and Sarah Sanders gaslight …

2018-10-06: "Facebook is a data factory. " Ben Thompson The Full Story

2018-10-06: Amazon raises minimum wage to $15 for all US employees ”A step in the right direction for Amazon, …

2018-10-06: ‘Clever’ must be today’s word.

2018-10-06: National Theater in London Offers Glasses With Live Subtitles - The New York Times Clever.

2018-10-06: Daring Fireball: Buzzfeed: ‘Apple Insiders Say Nobody Internally Knows What’s Going on With …

2018-10-06: Uber Drivers Work Together To Create Price Surges ”Uber drivers are deliberately going offline in …

2018-10-06: 🎵Musical guests on an 80s Australian talk show perform covers of Stairway to Heaven I first heard of …

2018-10-06: How do two people give off chaotic energies in different directions? Isn’t chaos directionless?

2018-10-06: Every single GOP justice on the SCOTUS has been appointed illegitimately Example ”Neil Gorsuch: …

2018-10-05: After Backing Kavanaugh, Funding Platform to Unseat Susan Collins in 2020 Crashes From Traffic Surge

2018-10-05: In Just The First 3 Weeks Of Their Probation, 97 Uber Drivers Were Suspended Or Dismissed. LONDON is …

2018-10-05: Chinese spy chip: The five reasons I believe Apple’s denial

2018-10-05: Great article that got me to thinking about the drink/drug problem in Hawaii. Iceland knows how to …

2018-10-04: I wish everyone could read the FBI report. Anybody who thinks politics isn’t involved ought …

2018-10-04: ”Lagunitas, Petaluma (owned by Heineken), said it would lay off 12 percent of its workforce. The …

2018-10-04: I am concerned for someone writing about the future - that is open to exploring and trying out …

2018-10-03: On Facebook and Privacy …. this graphic says it all. The full article by Ben Thompson can …

2018-10-03: I’m sorry, maybe it’s time to slow down construction in SF as we are informed that the damaged …

2018-10-03: Calling all residents of Georgia, or people with friends and family in Georgia, or if you even think …

2018-10-01: Ancestry and Spotify … what can possibly go wrong?

2018-10-01: 🎵 Nothing like a little bit of ‘Public Service Broadcasting’ to close the day out. ‘English …

2018-10-01: See What I Mean?

2018-10-01: File in the ‘new news’ bucket, for me at least … "I recently sailed from Bergen, Norway to Lerwick …

2018-10-01: Wow - L-O-V-I-N-G ‘command, shift, 5’

2018-10-01: There really is a web site for everybody … just tripped over this one. Everyday Carry For all …

2018-10-01: And there we are … ‘Big Day for Net Neutrality’ as California Governor Signs Bill …

2018-09-30: Spotted On A Coffee Cup ”The problem with political jokes is that they get elected.”

2018-09-30: Not just sober - but in a room facing the Senate, where emotions are kept in check.

2018-09-30: Do Floors Talk To You? Just looking down at a floor today and these faces started looking back at me …

2018-09-30: Interesting to note that there are things you could do in the very old iWork that had been …

2018-09-30: Came across this little ‘billy doo’ from @Manton this morning - originally posted 6 years ago. ”A …

2018-09-29: ”The Macalope knows it’s Saturday, but he’s here with a late-breaking news update: turns out new …

2018-09-29: 🎵True Story - enjoy … particularly the two 🎵 links at the end. I will update with the links …

2018-09-29: How to measure altitude with iPhone .. I thought this was going to be a really clever piece of …

2018-09-29: Why should anybody trust Facebook with their personal data? Better Question … why do …

2018-09-29: Get the award-winning BusyCal 3 for only $20 I have used BusyCal (and contacts) for a couple of …

2018-09-29: It seems appropriate … enjoy the video

2018-09-29: Democratic Senator Tester says will oppose Kavanaugh for top court Why would ANY democrat vote for …

2018-09-29: As Flake Demands One-Week Delay, Warnings That Key Senators Could Use FBI Probe as ‘Political …

2018-09-29: Sparking Progressive Fury, Tom Perez Says DNC Would Continue to Back Any Democrat Who Votes for …

2018-09-28: “Kavanaugh showed himself to be a vicious partisan who feels entitled to do and say whatever …

2018-09-28: “But overall, it was hard to see translating Kavanaugh’s outrage, shouting, conspiratorial …

2018-09-28: “All this for a few thousand steel jobs and coal jobs that shouldn’t be saved in the first …

2018-09-28: Can Jeff Flake stop being his name sake and make a decision?

2018-09-28: Google reportedly paying Apple $9 billion to remain default search engine in Safari on iOS I’m in …

2018-09-28: Mojave and Backblaze .. well given I am 100% into Mojave .. I guess I’ll posptpone the backblaze …

2018-09-27: Dear Young People: “Don’t Vote” I wonder if they will pay attention?

2018-09-27: Conserve the Sound, an Online Museum for Old Technology Sounds … very cool … and is it …

2018-09-26: Oh the irony …. British spooks admit to ‘unlawfully’ collecting data on privacy …

2018-09-26: New news from @manton (at least to me. I have just discovered that we can embed recent micro blog …

2018-09-26: U.S. business asks PM May how bad can Brexit get? Well she won’t know will she?

2018-09-26: Rupert Murdoch’s Fox to sell Sky stake to Comcast It’s telling that I was so much against …

2018-09-25: So finally my time capsule gave up the ghost and now looking at alternatives to it for my backups. …

2018-09-25: Just re discovered this … and saved it in a more logical place so that I can go through it …

2018-09-25: Domain clean up time …. Whilst deleting the old humor site, I decided that I might as well …

2018-09-25: Ten Years After Not One High-Level Banker Sent to Jail for Tanking Global Economy, Man Gets 20 Years …

2018-09-25: Labour set to vote against Brexit deal, open to second referendum Oh … now they are puffing …

2018-09-25: Trump criticizes Iran as ‘corrupt dictatorship’ in U.N. speech … he criticizes …

2018-09-25: Uber can force drivers into arbitration: U.S. appeals court

2018-09-25: Playing Defense … click through for a great cartoon from Tom Tomorrow.

2018-09-24: I know how to move app icons around the iOS screens - but I sure do miss the ability to reorder the …

2018-09-24: … and so with the import complete and now fully tagged - bye bye to humor.philpin.com - …

2018-09-24: ”The Republican rats are building themselves yet another mighty lifeboat. And unless it is burned …

2018-09-24: Civil War … enough already .. take no prisoners. NONE.

2018-09-24: Uber’s New Look Is it a duck?

2018-09-24: Photographs Of The Moon … using an iPhone 7 and a telescope. STUNNING

2018-09-23: All Reuters RSS Feeds in one handy place. Enjoy.

2018-09-22: Activists are being charged under terrorism laws for the first time in Britain 15 years ago we …

2018-09-21: Some of these people on ‘the hill’ need to be taken out … literally … in whatever way, …

2018-09-21: And Another One Bites The Dust For the past two months, I have been running blottings.philpin.com in parallel with a free wordpress …

2018-09-21: Just In Time Advice From Julian Summerhayes What kind of advice? I hear you ask. The kind that you …

2018-09-21: S.W.E.E.T. Just connected my codepen ‘css for Blottings’ to iA Writer - so now as I type, my preview …

2018-09-21: Prezi - a neat little solution for doing presentations that don’t look like Powerpoint and allows …

2018-09-21: Interesting observation about the new iA Writer shortcuts …. In (say) Feedly and reading oh …

2018-09-21: xkcd: Curve-fitting messages Maths, Visualization and Humor … All in one handy package.

2018-09-21: Write to Organize Tags in iA Writer … Lessons for MicroBlog @manton?

2018-09-20: Just to remind you that IF you like what I drop into this site …… or wherever you are reading this …

2018-09-20: Two Years Ago Today and Nothing Has Really Changed I wondered back then if some people were above the law (spoiler alert - they seem to be) According …

2018-09-20: Seven Years Ago Today and still as fresh as ever.

2018-09-19: ”Checking the time by pulling out your phones like it’s a new-age pocket watch.” I kinda liked this …

2018-09-19: Would a hAPI make us happy? Cal Newport riffing on Bezos isn’t concluding either way. From …

2018-09-19: For all you podcasters … and aspiring podcasters … out there …. … I am …

2018-09-19: A large collection of phone and watch reviews on Reddit. … just in case you haven’t …

2018-09-18: Not going to weigh in on conversations I am seeing in various places re Apple’s iPhone pricing …

2018-09-18: Three Years In A Row - That’s John Oliver my friends.

2018-09-18: ”I heard from a lot of DF readers earlier this year who said they use Chrome instead of Safari just …

2018-09-17: Those samples must have been great. Or do you think I should have taken the books?

2018-09-17: Confused? This particular ‘ToGo’ is Going - maybe the writing was on the wall as well as the door!

2018-09-17: Good To Know

2018-09-17: Brett Kavanaugh’s fellow alumni at Yale Law School call him ‘morally bankrupt’ in scathing open …

2018-09-17: Marc Benioff Buys Time Magazine For $190 Million … because if you are a tech founder and …

2018-09-17: #The Constant Consumer ##Amazon’s mission is to make customer identity more primary than citizenship …

2018-09-17: Brexit Explained

2018-09-17: And how do you make a GDPR-compliant blockchain anyway? ”People whose data is ‘controlled’ or …

2018-09-17: About The Mueller Report ”As I keep saying (and as Mueller’s boss Rod Rosenstein has said in …

2018-09-17: Japanese Prime Minister Wishes to Change Constitution to Create Military Forces Because MAGA has …

2018-09-17: While Women’s Rights Group Demand Kavanaugh Withdraw, Susan Collins Doesn’t “Know …

2018-09-16: Occupy Silicon Valley - A Billion People Massively appropriate for our community.

2018-09-16: Anyone use Better and if so … why?

2018-09-16: For You fellow Blotters …. @herself @jack @fiona @amit @vasta if there are other Blotters out there …

2018-09-16: Virginia Winery Loses Nearly Entire Grape Harvest in Overnight Heist 2 ½ tons harvested and …

2018-09-16: Four features iCloud Drive desperately needs. If iCloud had a robust solution to those 4 features …

2018-09-15: Chinese Media Flip Out … But not because of the headline … because of this: …

2018-09-15: As Trump WH Disputes Book’s Claims, Woodward Says He Will Release the Tapes If Sources Agree …

2018-09-14: If Jeff Bezos wants to help low-income people why not just pay them better? Now there’s a good …

2018-09-13: New Study Says Beer, Not Bread, was Man’s Motivation for Cultivating Cereals I Knew It!

2018-09-13: Evernote is dead to me Removed from iOS when they wanted to charge for having it on more than two …

2018-09-13: What Water Shortages in the Western U.S. Would Mean for Craft Beer T A K E H E E D

2018-09-13: Uber drivers in Denmark must pay fine for every ride, supreme court rules “We are changing …

2018-09-13: Horace Dediu “The important call to make is that Apple is making a bet that sustainability is …

2018-09-13: The iPhone Franchise “The purpose of yesterday’s keynote was less an exercise in selling a …

2018-09-12: Field Notes … Ok … I guess I am in …. easy to work out which way I am going …

2018-09-12: It Must Be Me. Not You. That day you walk into a coffee bar with a big beautiful Espresso Machine behind the cashier. …

2018-09-12: …. and so with the Apple event behind us - let us return once more to rampant frivolity. …

2018-09-12: iPhoneX ‘r’ iPhoneX ‘s’ and should have been iPhoneX ‘t’ … too obvious?

2018-09-12: I am pretty sure that Phil just recites this stuff off the top of his head … no teleprompter …

2018-09-12: Can’t wait to have everyone listening and talking to their iPhones without headphones … …

2018-09-12: They need a ‘Chief Product Naming Officer’ at Apple.

2018-09-12: Every year … “we are delighted to be releasing the most advanced iPhone we have ever …

2018-09-12: Hermes … where the straps are four times the price of the watch.

2018-09-12: All day battery life … that’s 18 hours … the space time continuum over at …

2018-09-12: Security

2018-09-12: Apple’s “Gather round” event. Historical analysis to explain the day? We will see.

2018-09-12: I was wondering how Kavanaugh was going to get away with it … He did seem to be and then …

2018-09-12: Algorithms to fix underrepresentation on Wikipedia Now that is very cool.

2018-09-12: Apple Events App downloaded and queued. Coffee imbibing in process. And though most of the news is …

2018-09-11: Amazon Delivery Drivers Reveal Claims of Disturbing Work Conditions File in the cheap T-shirt’s / …

2018-09-11: This past week, I had occasion to interact with a number of organizations. I now have proof of what …

2018-09-11: Things To OmniFocus I know there are others like me that work with both.This reddit thread points to …

2018-09-11: Editorial: Trump’s White House divided - SFChronicle.com … well that says that the Whitehouse …

2018-09-09: More On Kavanaugh “He refused to answer a yes or no question about whether he had discussed …

2018-09-09: Kavanaugh Will Kill the Constitution. ”The legitimacy of the Supreme Court is on the line.” …

2018-09-09: On Uber In London. ”Half the people in the driver’s seats of Uber vehicles don’t have …

2018-09-09: ”So, let’s review the presidents we’ve had since 1998: A sexually harassing policy wonk, a genial …

2018-09-08: Just released: CleanMyMac X, the 10th anniversary edition I upgraded pretty much as it got released. …

2018-09-08: Daring Fireball: Burt Reynolds Dead at 82 “You just can’t have this many hits without being …

2018-09-08: I remain at a loss (or do I?) why Collins and Murkowski are always seen as ‘saviors’. Flake and …

2018-09-08: More Americans Taking ‘Facebook Breaks’ If you stop forever is it still ’a break’?

2018-09-08: Uber CEO: ‘I had no fricking clue what I was getting into’ Really? He should have called …

2018-09-08: Answering the question how easy is it to contradict yourself in a single headline, we have this …

2018-09-08: Americans Trying To Locate Asian Countries On A Map Is As Depressing As You’d Imagine. …

2018-09-07: Jeffries, Corden, Fallon and Kimmel … sometimes it’s good to watch a late night host not …

2018-09-07: Sometimes I wonder

2018-09-07: New News …. more on this separately (scroll to the bottom) - but a mystery is solved! …

2018-09-07: Top Mac App Store utility ‘Adware Doctor’ is stealing user information Oh the irony.

2018-09-06: Why Banks Need To Die VoiceMail: This is BofA … please call us at your earliest convenience, we believe your card …

2018-09-06: ”You’re born, you take shit. You get out in the world, you take more shit. You climb a little …

2018-09-06: The Web Design Museum As Kottke says a blast from the past … what web pages of our favorite …

2018-09-05: All this chit chat about commas … oxford, discretionary, et al … reminded me of a …

2018-09-04: Funny how nobody robs Google or Microsoft stores…

2018-09-04: If you pronounce it ‘Pareeeee’ Why pronounce it ‘Melborn’?

2018-09-04: Dimwits. Halfwits. Idiots. just updated with a pithy comment from Dave Pell.

2018-09-04: The Isle Of Wight Festival 1970 Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Chicago, Procol Harum, The Doors, The …

2018-09-04: Remember the micro blog swag that @modernlittleme and I were talking about - summarized here Not …

2018-09-04: Thinking Aloud About People On Micro Blog Back in the day when I was using Dave Winer’s 1999 - he used to have a class of user called …

2018-09-04: EPA watchdog tallies up Scott Pruitt’s security costs, finds he spared no expense – and doubled that …

2018-09-04: Transcript: Phone call between President Trump and journalist Bob Woodward - The Washington Post …

2018-09-04: Coming soon from Apple: a lesson in adaptability… and some new phones Another pundit missing the …

2018-09-04: Two-thirds of Californians would advise young people to leave the state, survey finds I find it a …

2018-09-03: ”Greed operates under one rule … ‘manipulation is not against the law’” Arlene Switzer Flynn

2018-09-03: You know that America First slogan? A slogan - because whatever and however you measure America …

2018-09-03: America Winning …

2018-09-03: ”God created man in his own image” When I read that ‘we are creating algorithms in our own image’ … …

2018-09-03: ”It has long been my sense that the US has Labor Day when we do because of May Day’s …

2018-09-03: Screwing Your Vocal Minority Specifically, M G Siegler on why Twitter sucks.

2018-09-02: Snitching-ass startup raises $10 million to privatize the surveillance state. I thought the …

2018-09-02: ”Only fools worship their tools.” Dee Hock

2018-09-02: “We are at that very point in time when a 400-year-old age is dying and another is struggling to be …

2018-09-02: ”A clear, meaningful purpose and compelling ethical principles evoked from all participants should …

2018-09-02: Cleaning out my inbox and came across this and needed to share.

2018-09-02: Differences In Similarities

2018-09-02: The problem isn’t the 1% the problem is that most are convinced its all about becoming the 1%. …

2018-09-02: ”Some Uber drivers are now allegedly using a fake GPS app called Lockito to create a series of fake …

2018-09-02: 🎵 1984’s It’ll End in Tears, 1986’s Filigree & Shadow, and 1991’s Blood will return to shelves …

2018-09-02: The tenth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been published …

2018-09-01: Is Donald Trump just a liar or has he lost his grip on reality? Why ‘or’? Why not ‘and’? … …

2018-09-01: Andrew Gillum Shocked Florida With a Primary Win. But an F.B.I. Inquiry Clouds His Campaign. Yet FBI …

2018-09-01: The carrot is not important. Chasing it is. Nice article from Kottke … though I do take …

2018-09-01: Retired Arizona Marine says he kept 40 pipe bombs in his house to keep doomsday prepper wife happy …

2018-09-01: Trump will study issue of federal worker pay after moving to freeze it Trump will study it? Can …

2018-09-01: ‘First Man’ leaves the U.S. flag out of Neil Armstrong’s moonwalk and people are …

2018-08-31: The ninth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been published …

2018-08-31: Using advanced multiple nonlinear regression models I have found that drinking more causes people to …

2018-08-31: R.E.S.P.E.C.T. … across the Atlantic … from one Queen to another. (Video embedded in …

2018-08-31: Beer Mile World Record Holder Disqualified for Not Chugging Enough Beer The takeaway for me isn’t …

2018-08-31: He could walk down your street. And girls could not resist his stare Pablo Picasso never got called …

2018-08-31: Is Silicon Valley losing its edge? Yes.

2018-08-31: Marketers Know AI Is the Future, But Do They Understand AI Today? No.

2018-08-30: Rudy Giuliani is putting together a dossier to slime Robert Mueller’s ‘legitimacy’ …

2018-08-30: I’m writing a book. I’ve got the page numbers done. Steven Wright .. me too.

2018-08-30: Apple, Google, Twitter, Facebook accused of suppressing political content in lawsuit Filed in …

2018-08-28: Password Choices: ‘Password123’ was in use by 1,464 accounts, ‘Project10’ by 994, ‘support’ by 866, …

2018-08-27: Walt Disney World strikes deal with union to start paying employees a living wage in 2021 … …

2018-08-27: The search for two missing fishermen has been called off after the coastguard discovered their …

2018-08-27: This is world class winning air guitar? Seriously?

2018-08-27: Trump Has Remade the Republican Party “With the 2018 primaries about to end, all but two of the 37 Republicans Mr. Trump has endorsed for …

2018-08-27: ”The idea of Republican “Family Values” only makes sense if you mean the Gotti Family. …

2018-08-27: Is the ubiquity of JJ Abrams beginning to wear thin? … it is for me.

2018-08-27: Wow Asimov’s Foundation coming to the ‘small’(*) screen. I’m excited - how about you? (Actual …

2018-08-27: Rachel Whetstone is departing Facebook for Netflix Good grief it is hardly any time since she was …

2018-08-27: An ode to a keyboard ….. The best mechanical keyboard is the one you’ve customized. …

2018-08-25: BrewDog Opens Ohio Hotel with Beer Taps in Every Room You read that right … beer taps in …

2018-08-25: One Of The Masters

2018-08-24: Fox News anchor Bret Baier says Trump was ‘clearly’ not being truthful in his Fox & …

2018-08-24: Tech giants meeting today to discuss countermeasures to election disinformation campaigns Now …

2018-08-23: Pontefract Liquorice Festival If Pontefract was in America it would be known as ‘The Liquorice …

2018-08-23: Lyft will offer free rides on Election Day in November More on this to come - but I have long held a …

2018-08-23: Rainbow magically appears during Aretha Franklin tribute at a Detroit Tigers game. … wouldn’t …

2018-08-23: Simon Cowell Extends Term as ‘America’s Got Talent’ Judge When I first read the …

2018-08-20: w00t as the modern world has it … still work to do, but we have cross posting to Micro Blog working …

2018-08-20: ”I just want you to know that you’re loved, you’re loved, and you’re …

2018-08-20: The Font Which Toppled a Government I knew the short version of this story … but Dan Lewis …

2018-08-19: A new James Bond Aston Martin for $3.5 million - rotating license plate included The phrase used to …

2018-08-19: I am completely baffled why some people seem to be choosing Mastodon over Micro.blog … what …

2018-08-18: Wouldn’t it be nice if people were actually considerate?

2018-08-18: OK - final step - work out how to fully control CSS in Blot and then I can kill …

2018-08-18: The Slippery Slope of Complicity A wannabe Mussolini and his party of apparatchiks ( PAUL KRUGMAN ) has the full story.

2018-08-18: But after a decade of operation and perhaps a year or so away from its initial public offering, an …

2018-08-18: Omarosa Manigault Newman “has a stash of video, emails, text messages and other documentation” of …

2018-08-18: Zinke Considering Selling Public Lands “The Trump administration is proposing to dispose of federal …

2018-08-18: The blockchain bonanza is over for graphics card makers. “The results were pretty good …

2018-08-18: Trump had stupid argument with Vietnam veterans about Apocalypse Now It’s incomprehensible to …

2018-08-18: AirPods’ Live Listen Feature in iOS 12 Live Listen … makes an audio bridge between your …

2018-08-17: Oh my - I do believe this is working … and that makes ‘moi’ happy.

2018-08-17: Thinking I might sign up for blot - and move JohnPhilpin.wordpress.com over

2018-08-17: Solving the spaghetti problem I have to say that I needed to read this to learn what the problem was …

2018-08-16: My ‘quotespace’ space is slowly coming together. Though I wish the longer items would at least hold …

2018-08-16: Judge Rules Mueller Probe Is Constitutional A federal judge appointed by President Trump “ruled that …

2018-08-16: A group of Oxford dons were sunbathing nude by the River Cherwell when a female student floated by …

2018-08-16: Sam Nunberg reveals that John Kelly is ‘prodding’ the president to arrest Omarosa over tapes …

2018-08-16: Senate Dems Threaten Suit to Get Kavanaugh Records as Poll Shows Trump Nominee Least Popular in …

2018-08-16: Fox News “mistakes” Patti LaBelle for Aretha Franklin “Although, I guess it …

2018-08-16: "Miles Mogulescu' Impeachment is not a constitutional crisis. Impeachment is the cure for a …

2018-08-15: 🎵 I was just ruminating on my ‘travels’ yesterday. I started in Scotland, headed over to Ireland and …

2018-08-15: Disney (yes, Disney) declares war on “overzealous copyright holders” "Disney is being …

2018-08-15: Hands on: Scrivener 3.03 is the best tool for writing books "Scrivener isn't necessarily the best …

2018-08-15: Democratic turnout surges to 20-year high as voters look to check Trump "It looks like Trump's ugly …

2018-08-15: RSS: The Persistent Protocol “The tension between walled gardens (or lock-in, or whatever you …

2018-08-15: Brad Feld talking RSS … and predicting that we are in for some innovation in the space. Good.

2018-08-15: Teen Accused of Pushing Friend Off Bridge Speaks Out The teen tells NBC News she “feels really …

2018-08-14: It’s over a year old - BUT - Tumblr was at 19 in the 100 websites that ‘rule the internet’. …

2018-08-14: 12 weeks today, America will be voting and by tomorrow we will know what the next two years is …

2018-08-14: How would English sound if it were phonetically consistent? The end result sounds a little like …

2018-08-14: I am excited to see this - but will ‘devices’ include my macs … and if not - why not - …

2018-08-14: Precision. Focus. Attention To Detail.

2018-08-14: Good One @LionCourt - thankyou.

2018-08-14: Boing Boing by Milton Glaser.

2018-08-14: “This is sarcastic, not that a lot of Twitter commenters were wise to that fact.” David Frier …

2018-08-14: “Roger Daltrey says ‘hip-hop hasn’t evolved at all’ and calls Kanye West’s music “kind of …

2018-08-14: Good Old Google …. makes you feel proud. Right? "Google’s snooping proves big tech will not …

2018-08-14: "In Defense Of Slow News "Many years back, I remember seeing Michael Arrington, the founder of …

2018-08-14: What could possibly go wrong …. "The way you press, scroll and type on a phone screen or …

2018-08-14: Good Grief. Every day you think we finally have hit the bottom with these stories and then suddenly …

2018-08-14: "Collusion Is Worse Than a Crime "It’s true, as Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani keeps insisting, …

2018-08-13: Thanking my phone for informing me that because of ‘light traffic’, this morning’s …

2018-08-13: Dead Coins – A Complete List of ICO Exit Scams and Extinct Coins When virtual coins intersect with …

2018-08-13: Shoppers are buying clothes just for the Instagram pic, and then return them Filed in the FTW bin.

2018-08-13: What Makes Technology Deliver Good Customer Service Spoiler Alert. It doesn’t.

2018-08-13: Are you in pain by having to gas up your own car? There’s an app for that. On-demand gas startup Yoshi expands to 16 cities to end your pain at the pump … so now we are …

2018-08-11: Asbestos … seems like it is coming back! The EPA’s own staff are aghast that Trump is …

2018-08-11: I don’t think for one minute that had Trump not started Twitter Wars, we would find The Russian …

2018-08-11: Call it a public service. Links to the first 8 of the BBC TV Series Grumpy Old Men that started in …

2018-08-11: TSA Won’t Make You Remove Liquids From Your Bag at These Airports Bay Area people … …

2018-08-10: Why people insist on writing long blog posts in the form of short tweets is beyond me - but, in this …

2018-08-10: MicroBlog For Twitter Users thankyou @macgenie

2018-08-10: Just had a great conversation that was about how we might get seemingly disparate organizations …

2018-08-10: 🎵 The Pineapple Thief share video for new single Try As I Might … and yours truly totally …

2018-08-10: Insane mudslide caught on video in Switzerland Holy mackerel!

2018-08-09: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Why Do We ‘Write Blank Checks for War’ But ‘Our Pockets …

2018-08-09: This is also an experiment Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Suspendisse …

2018-08-09: This is a an experiment …. what can i tell you other than to just ignore it. Even this. Lorem …

2018-08-09: 'Big Win for the Public': The Awful Tribune-Sinclair Merger Is Dead ”“Sinclair isn’t likely to learn the right lessons from the collapse of this …

2018-08-09: A nice side ‘benny’ of the On This Day extension is that old posts show up - of course. But now when …

2018-08-09: Major US news sites are still blocking Europeans due to GDPR … and we thought Instapaper was …

2018-08-08: 🎵 Musicians Only Made 12% of the Music Industry’s Revenue We were talking about this the other day. …

2018-08-08: Facebook throws an extra $10m at Zuck’s personal security Two reasons people spend money on …

2018-08-08: The Public Square “Twitter is not the public square. It just wants you to think it is. The …

2018-08-08: Apple responds to US lawmaker concerns about tracking. “The customer is not our product, and …

2018-08-08: Alex Jones has not been barred from speaking ... he’s just had his microphone taken away. Inside the triumphant Alex Jones banned everywhere story is a worrying nuance about free speech and …

2018-08-08: China to ignore Trump sanctions, continue doing business with Iran … would it be unpatriotic …

2018-08-08: The Shadow Rulers of the VA Every day it seems we find another shadow ‘organization’ sticking their …

2018-08-08: I Changed The Password Anyway … Good Practice

2018-08-08: Journalism Needs To Be Saved Before It Is Too Late … John Oliver from two years ago!

2018-08-08: 🎵 ZZTop’s “Legs” and U2’s “Streets Have No Name” are the same …

2018-08-08: Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach can legally oversee recount in his own race for governor …

2018-08-07: A beautiful pedestrian bridge in Vietnam “This new pedestrian bridge at the Sun World Bà Nà Hills resort near Da Nang, Vietnam is …

2018-08-07: Listen: ZZTop's "Legs" and U2's "Streets Have No Name" are the same song “Aaron Oppenheim writes, “I made a lil lazy mashup of Legs and Where The Streets Have No …

2018-08-07: 🎵 Oh My: John Etheridge guitar Theo Travis flute, sax, Fender Rhodes piano Roy Babbington bass …

2018-08-07: For whatever reason I routinely type ‘from’ and it regularly gets input as ‘form’. Sadly I can’t use …

2018-08-07: The Article The Web stopped to be an HyperText medium serving people. It became a marketing …

2018-08-07: Apple chip supplier TSMC admits downtime caused by unpatched Windows systems … doesn’t anyone …

2018-08-06: The eighth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been published …

2018-08-06: The seventh in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been …

2018-08-05: Facebook has begun internally testing its dating feature So Facebook staff are all dating each …

2018-08-05: How to Use Apple Pencil with Any iPhone or iPad It does work if the video is true, but what about …

2018-08-05: Kräftskiva - Gastro Obscura … weren’t we talking about ‘bibs’ recently?

2018-08-05: Google’s Real Motive in China. Money.

2018-08-05: Open Thread - How To Troll The Right Wing Internet I don’t often laugh out loud at the shenanigans I …

2018-08-05: John Cage’s ten rules for students and teachers It’s a list like so many other wise …

2018-08-04: Actor Steven Seagal appointed Russian ministry’s ‘special representative’ I have …

2018-08-04: What Will Cause the Next Recession? “and with a bit of imagination, picture how the recession …

2018-08-04: Trump voting commission had no evidence of widespread voter fraud, former member says My best guess …

2018-08-04: Google Categorically Refuses to Remove The Pirate Bay’s Homepage … In related news and …

2018-08-04: Jean-Paul Sartre Attempts to Return Some Socks I really believe that Existential Comics get their …

2018-08-04: Can Google ‘do the right thing’ if it is creating a censorship search engine for China? Probably …

2018-08-04: Social Decay when the signage reflects the reality of today.

2018-08-04: Musicians, Developers, Authors everyone is being screwed by the corporates. Audible puts the screws …

2018-08-04: David Crosby Rails Against the ‘Theft’ of Streaming Music … and software …

2018-08-04: Authoritarianism expert warns GOP candidates may use claims of Russian hacking to avoid conceding …

2018-08-03: Lets call my Tesla 3 ‘Democracy’ “Yes .. my car drives in the dark.”

2018-08-03: I am a founder member of DigLife - and though I did not (they did) go to the Decentralized Web …

2018-08-03: Bald - Full Head of Hair Clean Shaven - Moustache - Beard Glasses - No Glasses Tanned - Pasty White …

2018-08-02: Feedly * Unread * Reeder I have used Feedly for the longest time - always done it for me …. and then I switched on …

2018-08-02: And Another Thing … Facebook Page Posting You Say

2018-08-02: Naive? Or Ahead Of His Time? We live in a world where knowledge, experience, thoughtfulness, kindness are really not valued. Just …

2018-08-02: For Posterity Steadily working through the snippet collection backlog … and decide to drop these in here. …

2018-08-02: 40 Senate Democrats Join GOP to Send $717 Billion Military Spending Bill to Trump’s Desk In …

2018-08-02: Not Just A Corner … what @burk says is important to remember. If only the media would …

2018-08-02: there are certain people in the micro.blog community who I want to track as writers, thought …

2018-08-02: The Bullshit Web — Pixel Envy is a good read that I picked up from The Loop this morning. Click …

2018-08-02: Movie Pass added to my growing list of failed companies. Not just failed. Spectacularly failed. …

2018-08-01: Good Grief … and sadly so common it barely scrapes into the news cycle.

2018-08-01: Things that happen in Silicon Valley and also the Soviet Union. Superb List … and so true.

2018-08-01: W00T - IndiePaper working on MacOS and iOS. Coupled with Reeder and Feedbin, moving towards a one …

2018-08-01: Synch micro.blog site with MarsEdit. Thankyou @danielpunkass Search for term in MarsEdit. Identify …

2018-08-01: And you wonder why we have problems in the USA … This surgeon wants to offer cheap MRIs. A state law …

2018-08-01: ”Look, I know you’re tired of the Trump news. And I know this stuff makes you sick. Believe …

2018-08-01: Apparently micro.blog handles Webmentions out of the box. Maybe I have a different box?

2018-08-01: “Our industry has forgotten about persuasion, and has become obsessed with promotion.” John Hegarty …

2018-08-01: Thanks to @cleverdevil I enabled ‘on this day’ yesterday. Today, it picked up 4 posts from 2016 …

2018-08-01: The Late Muscle “Once you start caring less about punctuality and showing up on time it gets …

2018-08-01: “First Lady, backed by Mr President, is working with Greenpeace.” … now while that sentence …

2018-07-31: Strictly Speaking There AreTwo Charts, but otherwise click through and read this: One chart that …

2018-07-31: FINALLY got round to updating the index of my BizCatalyst 360 articles on my micro blog

2018-07-31: Has the world gone mad? The City of Austin Is Discussing Renaming the City of Austin What do you …

2018-07-31: Ok the article dates all the way back to 2011 … but I wonder what Christopher is doing these …

2018-07-30: 🎵 Khruangbin @ Villain - Pitchfork Live

2018-07-29: Find Out More

2018-07-28: Bill Would Ban Sex Between Law Enforcement, Those in Custody So surprised … not that we need …

2018-07-27: Trump Ready to Bomb Iran Within One Month: Australian Govt Sources … everyone go watch ‘Wag …

2018-07-27: Britain’s Fake News Inquiry Says Facebook And Google’s Algorithms Should Be Audited By …

2018-07-27: Buffalo Wild Wings Just Opened a Restaurant With a Self-Serve Beer Wall … what could possibly …

2018-07-27: Apple reportedly planning to turn classic ‘Time Bandits’ movie into a TV series. … perfect …

2018-07-27: The housing market in America’s most expensive cities is imploding What is it that @Gruber …

2018-07-27: The iPad vs. Mac juxtaposition … what Shawn said.

2018-07-27: Archive Pages. Now there’s a thought.

2018-07-26: Didn’t Charlie Brooker have a Black Mirror episode that was all about this? The World of Rated …

2018-07-25: Hello Twitter, LinkedIN and Medium … more to come.

2018-07-25: I paraphrase: “If the US Administration doesn’t say that you cannot arrest our …

2018-07-25: “It’s hard to believe there isn’t an outright revolt right now in Congress.” Sen. Bob Corker …

2018-07-25: Making eBooks (and print books) effortless … a glowing review for Vellum … anyone care …

2018-07-25: Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Leave a Giant Parabolic Mirror in Your Car on a Sunny Day …

2018-07-24: “We don’t know yet what the connectivity is.” Why invent words when another word already exists …

2018-07-24: Trying out indigenous - thanks to listening to @macgenie and @eddiehinkle on a microcast

2018-07-24: A post from last year … it was probably back then when I started formulating Travels without Charley

2018-07-24: The syndicated Wordpress site of my micro.blog is working nicely - thankyou @michal … still …

2018-07-24: Alex Jones claims Robert Mueller is a pedophile, fantasizes about killing him What was Zuckerberg …

2018-07-24: Fitness tracker cheating is big business in China … and as we start to tie fitness and gym …

2018-07-24: Heathrow boss demands Americans be allowed to use e-gates Imagine the outcry in America if European …

2018-07-24: Home Depot offers to rehire black man it fired after Trump supporter’s racist rant – Here’s why he …

2018-07-24: “Experience teaches us that when we are in the act of writing we are alone and on our own, in …

2018-07-24: Man decides to keep box of cables he’s had since 2002 for another year … I’m surprised …

2018-07-23: There’s no such thing as free podcast hosting .. nice call out for our man @manton by Jason …

2018-07-23: ‘Vomit fraud’ - yet another reason to avoid Uber That’s right folks … ‘vomit fraud’ … …

2018-07-23: I know - I know - Wavelength … but what if you wanted to construct your podcast on your Mac …

2018-07-23: Great Idea

2018-07-23: ”Greed operates under one rule ‘manipulation is not against the law’“ .. not my line, but a comment …

2018-07-23: Free Podcasting … @manton taking issue with Anchor.

2018-07-23: GOP senator threatens former CIA chief for calling out Trump’s treason … Maybe Rand …

2018-07-23: Tech workers in San Francisco want electric scooters to return As the scooters reappear on the …

2018-07-23: “We [Estonian intelligence] have detected a network of politicians, journalists, diplomats, business …

2018-07-22: Good to know … Trump argues the reason Obama didn’t stop Russian meddling is because it …

2018-07-22: 80% of teenage girls suffer serious mental illness after sexual assault I am surprised that is …

2018-07-22: 🎵 Opera Based on Pink Floyd Album ‘The Wall’ Makes US Debut Why on Earth would you bother?

2018-07-21: 🎵 Fred Frith - Founder of Henry Cow - A Little Joint History I came across an old Fred Frith album in my collection today and recalled that when at school I …

2018-07-21: Florida Sheriff Won’t Arrest Parking Lot Shooter Because if you ask someone a question and …

2018-07-21: When a link to a news story shows the source of the story, some people end up trusting it less. …

2018-07-21: Welcome @bobbyandi

2018-07-21: The US produces more Italian cheese than American cheese ”Specifically … Cheddar Cheese …

2018-07-21: Ecuador Will Imminently Withdraw Asylum for Julian Assange and Hand Him Over to the UK. What Comes …

2018-07-21: How to beat LinkedIn: The Game ”Work your way through the corporate food chain like an intestinal …

2018-07-21: Lest We Forget ... If Indeed You Remembered It First ... Because Only Then Can You Forget .... Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived …

2018-07-20: Uber: Everything you need to know! Click through if you wish … I’m really more interested to …

2018-07-20: Cyclist ignores warning gates, tries to ride onto lifted drawbridge and fails … Wisconsin. …

2018-07-19: 🎵40 Essential Albums You Probably Missed So Far in 2018 … probably? In my case definitely. Even …

2018-07-19: 18% of Americans Own a Smart Speaker … … count me in the 82% category … assuming they really …

2018-07-19: I wonder how good the autonomous driving software is going to be since it now seems that a $225 GPS …

2018-07-19: Oh My - Floyd from the archives. All standing around playing their electric guitars and not a cable …

2018-07-19: This from the Daily Show Now, I write not as ‘An Englishman in New York - but certainly ‘in America’ …

2018-07-19: GP ordered contract killing via ‘Chechen mob’ website Only in America …. Oh wait …

2018-07-19: Peter Jackson is remastering old WWI film footage Awesome idea … Even more awesome results.

2018-07-19: A good rule of thumb in business, and in life generally, is that if you find yourself defending …

2018-07-19: Cloudflare launches the Athenian Project to protect election websites Now we’re talkin’

2018-07-19: In case you still need a reason to not ride with Uber …. Uber partners with Cargo to help …

2018-07-19: Tables Turned Chance the Rapper bought local Chicago news site Chicagoist … Or at least …

2018-07-19: Britain’s seaside shelters – in pictures 1) The variety, beauty and legacy that these ‘tiny …

2018-07-18: 🎵 ”Without music life would be a mistake.” Friedrich Nietzsche

2018-07-18: Zuckerberg defends allowing InfoWars, Holocaust deniers on Facebook ”Zuckerberg, who is Jewish, …

2018-07-18: Private-Equity Firm Silver Lake Offers to Invest $500 Million in iHeartMedia … translation …

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2018-07-17: Remember this? … here’s more about it … On Tuesday, July 10, the DOJ announced a landmark …

2018-07-17: Mandalay Bay hotel owner sues more than 1000 victims of the Vegas gunman Filed under ‘Not The Onion’

2018-07-17: Trump appears to back Putin over US intelligence agencies. “Appears to” …. maybe the …

2018-07-16: … Trump plans to build mass detention facilities, which could fast be turned into …

2018-07-16: Alex Salmond’s RT show ‘misled’ viewers, watchdog rules Nothing like that would ever happen in …

2018-07-16: Uber is under US investigation over gender discrimination … quel surprise

2018-07-15: Bye Bye Feinstein ? De León won 65 percent of the 333 ballots cast, while 28 percent preferred “no …

2018-07-13: And so this … this right here … this very post …. SHOULD be the final test - he …

2018-07-13: Still experimenting … sorry.

2018-07-13: Still experimenting.

2018-07-13: Just An Experiment … move along now.

2018-07-13: The sixth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been published …

2018-07-13: “Cricket is a game which the English, not being a spiritual people, have invented in order to give …

2018-07-11: Why Americans only use a fork to eat. This explains a lot …. except, I am not sure it does …

2018-07-11: A Landmark Ruling Opens the Door for Homemade Firearms Let’s put it another way ….. whoever …

2018-07-10: The Secrets of Leonard Leo, the Man Behind Trump’s Supreme Court Pick …. and we wonder where …

2018-07-10: U.S. Opposition to Breast-Feeding Resolution Stuns World Health Officials American lobbyists …

2018-07-08: Long before they are nominated, conservative jurists will try to avoid a “demonstrated hostility” …

2018-07-07: Adding 'Value' In The 21st Century “A man makes a $250 million fortune loading up companies with debt and then extracting …

2018-07-07: 🎵 Antoine Baril - One Man Genesis … if you like Genesis, instrumentals and covers - this is a …

2018-07-07: Says more about Grammarly than me I think …

2018-07-07: Well - this is new news. You have heard of / seen the .io domain extension - right? Here is the …

2018-07-07: We start with data .. then color that data with context for information .. connect that information …

2018-07-07: Reading more and more about bike rental companies being valued at billions …. and then I …

2018-07-07: Careful now ... in case you were thinking about renewing that Green Card. A quiet change in US policy threatens immigrants who apply for a change in status ”non-citizens who …

2018-07-07: Eight Republicans pick the worst possible place to celebrate July 4 … in Russia specifically. …

2018-07-06: A little late for the day - but really - always relevant … thankyou @gapingvoid

2018-07-06: Reasons I Don’t Gamble - number one million, two hundred and sixty seven thousand, nine …

2018-07-06: 🎵 … while I am on the topic of Danish Music … Kim Larsen with Gasolin … no apologies. …

2018-07-06: 🎵 Always liked this song … please don’t hate me for it.

2018-07-06: Me: “What beers do you have” Bar Tender: “Oh - we have an extensive selection. We have Bud, Bud …

2018-07-05: Now THIS looks interesting … hat hung onto.

2018-07-05: The fifth in my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’ has been published …

2018-07-05: OMG. Same guy now talking to credit card company validating his charges because he ‘had been …

2018-07-05: Guy on speaker phone just shared his name, phone number & password, with a very loud voice. Loud …

2018-07-04: Just saying Hi ….

2018-07-03: How to celebrate the Fourth of July if you can’t deal with America right now

2018-07-03: It’s all about trust. People who have connected third-party apps to their Gmail accounts may have …

2018-07-03: Mitch McConnell Says School Shootings Are a “Darn Shame,” but There’s Nothing More He or Congress …

2018-07-03: Israel says Hamas created fake dating app to steal intel from soldiers. The battles are being fought …

2018-07-03: Tulsa man nearly sent to jail over 2014 movie rental he lost after becoming homeless – but …

2018-07-01: I can explain it to you. I cannot understand it for you. Mike Harlos Read All About It

2018-07-01: Trump will press Putin on election meddling denials And Putin will say - again “me? No not me.” And …

2018-07-01: What’s the best password manager for macOS and iOS? Spoiler Alert : 1Password.

2018-07-01: In the World Cup, celebrating a goal can be an act of political defiance Politics in Sport? Never …

2018-07-01: One word shows how much we’ve changed the way we talk about race … is my first offering …

2018-06-30: North Korea humiliates Trump even more with secret nuclear production I thought we are all agreed …

2018-06-30: World Cup 2018: Brazil hitting form in time for Mexico showdown My money has been on Brazil since …

2018-06-30: Smart Home Security Camera Sends Footage to Wrong Person, Is Maybe Not So Smart After All No - …

2018-06-30: Restaurant manager in Canada fired for refusing service to customer in MAGA hat I remember when …

2018-06-30: Well, This Japanese Private Rocket Launch Certainly Could Have Gone Better … or maybe they …

2018-06-28: Amazon jumping Into the Drug Business It is already in the Wine business and expanding that business …

2018-06-28: Sci-fi writer Harlan Ellison dies at 84 … so now there are no writers left to pay.

2018-06-27: Beer is being rationed in the UK … thought that was an Onion headline … but no.

2018-06-26: You often see signs in stores and restaurants and bars and …. saying that they have the right …

2018-06-26: Running iOS12 beta myself and love this … for example, it makes editing a micro blog post a …

2018-06-25: The fourth of my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’. …. has been …

2018-06-24: ‘The way they manipulate people is really saddening’: study shows the trade-offs in gig …

2018-06-24: Trump’s America … you just got to click through and watch.

2018-06-24: Remember this? …. the very next day I just ran through it again … added 8 more !! …

2018-06-24: Tony Blair calls on US to stand by Europe If a tree falls in a forest and nobody hears it … …

2018-06-24: Gallery Owner Arrested for Heroin Spoon Sculpture at Purdue Brilliant … not the arrest …

2018-06-24: Now THERE’S an idea “I propose that instead of taxing the import of American serviettes, we …

2018-06-24: Not QUITE sure what they are trying to achieve here. Anyone? Anyone?

2018-06-24: When is presidency ends he will definitely have a role as the arch villain in the next Bond.

2018-06-24: Uber’s future depends on convincing a London court it has changed Of course they actually LOST their …

2018-06-23: Titanic Titans ”Krauthammer was - like George Will - the sort of conservative pundit who largely does not, and …

2018-06-23: George Will; Vote GOP out in midterms ”they will then have time to wonder why they worked so hard …

2018-06-23: If you are in the current discover tab on micro.blog - but I wasn’t following you - well I just …

2018-06-23: 🎵 The Guy On The Left - Mick Moody, ex Whitesnake. The Guy On The Right - Harmonica player Alan …

2018-06-23: Original Roger

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2018-06-23: Not quite sure what the message is - but certainly memorable …

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2018-06-23: Sadly no longer The Morland Brewery - but the conversion to living accommodation seems to have …

2018-06-23: Keith Emerson immortalized Tyne Side’s ‘Five Bridges’ in 1970. I wonder if he first practiced on …

2018-06-23: “Until we came to a side road, and off the side of the Side road there was” …

2018-06-23: They are obviously invisible and/or not very good.

2018-06-23: Though accurate in reporting the company names — I wonder what the reporter thinks the ‘G’ stands …

2018-06-22: Verizon and AT&T to Limit Sales of Cellphone Location Data … which means that they …

2018-06-22:

2018-06-20: Giuliani “We believe maybe two of the people with similar biases are presently working on …

2018-06-19: Catfish, not the TV show, a new band coming out of the UK. Serious chops. If you love Blues then you …

2018-06-19: I am aware of one or two places in my hood that are brewing English Ales .. hadn’t realized it was a …

2018-06-19: Liam Gallagher speaks out on his plans after his next solo album ”I’ll have a bit of a break …

2018-06-19: This AI program could beat you in an argument - but it doesn’t know what it’s saying. Is this the 5 …

2018-06-19: All-you-can-eat restaurant goes bust after people ate all they could I wish more stupid marketing …

2018-06-19: Meghan Markle’s Dad Got $10,000 For Interview Priceless : ”Markle did not attend the royal …

2018-06-18: Voice Assistants Are the New Marketing Battleground Apparently … ”Advertisers are using the …

2018-06-18: 🎵 I like to think of these albums as ‘perfectly formed nougats of beauty’ … not saying they …

2018-06-18: 🎵 It was more a collective than a band per se

2018-06-18: 🎵 Anyone know this crew?

2018-06-18: The case for invading America ”Justin Bieber and Nickelback have already done more to dull American …

2018-06-17: The third of my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without Charley’. …. has been …

2018-06-17: 🎵 …. and right up to modern times …. keep your ears open for Dom Martin 🎶

2018-06-17: 🎵 You Forget Don’t You?

2018-06-17: 🎵 And Better

2018-06-17: 🎵 Just Keeps Getting Better

2018-06-17: 🎵 And Let’s Not Forget

2018-06-17: 🎵 More Old School

2018-06-17: I love this picture.

2018-06-17: Alpha males? Surely there is a better term – how about tossers?

2018-06-16: Why isn’t there greater outrage about Russia’s involvement in Brexit? It’s a good question, and I …

2018-06-16: Theranos. Enough said. Written about it before. Will again. For now …. no smoke without fire …

2018-06-16: 🎵 Old School

2018-06-14: As China’s Didi expands globally, it’s competing with the very companies it backed to fight Uber My …

2018-06-14: Came across this post from 2 years and 2 weeks ago I appended some up to date commentary to it … I …

2018-06-14: LEGO - it’s going to catch on. Recreate Jurassic Park’s Velociraptor Chase in LEGO Brutalist …

2018-06-14: ”They called Obama an inexperienced, self-serving celebrity. Then their party chose Trump.” Tom …

2018-06-14: Two Norwegian politicians nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize .. once more reality and satire take …

2018-06-14: First they came for ….. Amazon has already begun automating its white-collar jobs Over at …

2018-06-14: Ian Bogost has a mixed vision of the future .... Ian Bogost asks Are Apple AirPods Any Good? This caught my eye: ”The earbuds won’t disappear, just …

2018-06-14: Not for me, but knowing how many people in the MB community are into this world … well …

2018-06-13: Lost In Translation … or just sloppy reporting? BBC Headline: “Brighton shopfitter finds …

2018-06-13: “Well hello @Dori It’s so nice to have you back where you belong …” Sorry - couldn’t resist I …

2018-06-13: Capitulation or chaos? Theresa May is forcing the Brexiters to choose ”It says a lot about Theresa …

2018-06-12: 🎵 Completing my musical post trilogy … An excellent podcast featuring Angelique Kidjo and …

2018-06-12: 🎵 and more music added to my buy list: Tears For Fears to release first new album in 14 years - …

2018-06-12: 🎵 Spiritualized To Release New Album “And Nothing Hurt” On September 7 Filed under 🎶 I …

2018-06-12: I am delighted that the second of my series … ‘Real Stories of Real People – Travels Without …

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2018-06-12: I wrote In Praise of MicroBlog in answer to a question @andysylvester had of me. He just replied - …

2018-06-11: You’re kidding right? Upload my contacts to YouTube? I want what you’re on.

2018-06-11: Workers of the world unite on distributed digital platforms – George Zarkadakis | Aeon Essays “This kind of bottom-up, self-organised business network is what Trebor Scholz, a professor at …

2018-06-11: Inessential is the blog of @brentsimmons and he is on a roll … well if the last two posts …

2018-06-11: “Friends, we are no longer trying to avert a constitutional crisis. We are living one. The question …

2018-06-10: There I was wondering if ‘team trump’ understood the meaning of ‘ad hominem’ France might have had …

2018-06-10: Disgraced Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes Is Allegedly Looking to Start Another Company Yup - no …

2018-06-10: White House ratchets up trade war with ‘special place in Hell’ slug at Trudeau ”Canada does not …

2018-06-10: Bourdain talking with Remnick Take 20 minutes of your life and listen. You won’t regret it. …

2018-06-10: Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat, I love … No it’s not that video … it’s an entirely different …

2018-06-10: Google Chrome: Flash Usage Declines from 80% in 2014 to Under 8% Today I’m surprised it as high as …

2018-06-10: Roger Bannister’s Sub-Four-Minute Mile I’m not a runner, but this event has always been …

2018-06-10: Eunice Gayson, the first Bond girl, dies aged 90 Nice anecdote on the origin of that famous …

2018-06-10: Dennis Rodman traveling to Singapore for North Korea summit I thought that was The Onion … …

2018-06-09: I work with Defy Ventures which exists to help people coming through the American Judicial system. …

2018-06-09: Arron Banks seems to be such a stand up guy at least according to his Wikipedia entry

2018-06-09: It’s An Absolutely Awesome Time To Look For A Job If employment is so high why on earth would …

2018-06-09: As Manafort gets hit with more charges, Trump won’t rule out a pardon And Mueller is probably …

2018-06-09: That moment when three children are bouncing on the edge of the bouncy castle and the parents are …

2018-06-09: LeBron James played in the NBA finals with a broken hand Which to my mind begs the question: Is he a …

2018-06-09: China emerges as master dealmaker I think China has been demonstrating its prowess in this arena for …

2018-06-08: Did not know anything about this, until I saw this yesterday. Needless to say, no line was crossed.

2018-06-08: Is There Any Point in Letting Red Wine Breathe? ”The truth is this: It entirely depends on the …

2018-06-08: Looping …. I’ve always loved what a great musician can do with a looping machine … on …

2018-06-08: Enjoy @simonwoods The Tesla Buying Experience

2018-06-08: You canNOT make this stuff up!

2018-06-08: Bourdain commits suicide. Another good one gone.

2018-06-08: Cow Tipping might be an urban legend but it seems that in Abingdon - Fly Tipping has reached such …

2018-06-07: AirPods to get Live Listen feature in iOS 12 Now that’s clever.

2018-06-07: Things Pumpkin Can Do ”We live in an incipient dictatorship. I wonder when more of us will start to …

2018-06-07: What’s wrong with bots is they’re not ours @dsearls is not wrong … interesting breakdown of …

2018-06-07: Facebook bug set 14 million users’ sharing settings to public … well they said it was a …

2018-06-07: Warriors and Leno leading … nothing final yet, but all heading in the right direction.

2018-06-07: 3 - 0 …. wow … and I don’t even follow basketball!

2018-06-06: Hedera Hashgraph … any insights from this fine community?

2018-06-06: Uber to Spend Up to $500 Million on Ad Campaign … designed to repair their image. What could …

2018-06-05: We might not have had as many people as San Jose … but I bet we could compete on the total …

2018-06-05: Not a lot to argue with …. … but if that is the case do we agree with the conclusion …

2018-06-05: There’s something about bookshops … like when you find 4 books you want to read all arranged …

2018-06-05: In Praise of Micro.Blog is written in response to a friend who asked me to ‘tell him more’. Rather …

2018-06-05: Under Pressure, Uber Tries New Approach in Japan … you know … that one where you …

2018-06-04: My first story from the new series ‘real stories from real people’ is now published on BIZCATALYST …

2018-06-04: More an experiment than anything. Do I mention the WWDC conference on Monday OR did I have to …

2018-06-04: Microsoft confirms it’s buying GitHub for $7.5 billion I saw a 2 billion number this morning …

2018-06-04: Sex robots ‘won’t solve loneliness’ Good to know … but was that the intent?

2018-06-04: 📚 🎵 My Book of Genesis looks like a good one if you want a different spin on the band

2018-06-04: James Patterson has a new book out : The President Is Missing Apparently ”weaving a suspenseful and …

2018-06-04: How important is accent to ascent?

2018-06-04: ”We think we grow old, we grow wise and more tolerant; we just grow more lazy.” John Fowles

2018-06-03: Microsoft Reportedly Acquires GitHub Linux Journal reporting news that I didn’t expect to read this …

2018-06-03: Delighted to report that BIZCATALYST 360° are going to be syndicating my People First stories. The …

2018-06-03: 🎵Marvelous Stuff From Guthrie Govan and Mohini Dey

2018-06-02: The EPA Spent $1,560 on a Dozen Fountain Pens Question - should we grant EPA honorary membership of …

2018-06-02: Just a reminder : next weeks London micro meetup : john.philpin.com/uk-meet-u… June 5th : …

2018-06-01: ”Don’t eulogize the past until the future has had its turn.” … Anyone? Anyone?

2018-06-01: I just stumbled on an old post of mine from 2015 entitled Self Improvement I wonder if I am any …

2018-06-01: Bypassing GDPR Without VPN … With VPN …

2018-06-01: 🎵 Riverside are back … including a new European tour … add that one to your ‘music to listen …

2018-06-01: Advice to Donald Trump originally offered by Timothy Olyphant as Raylan Givens to Damon Herriman as …

2018-05-31: Sure, More People Working, But What Good Does It Do? … and he doesn’t even get to workers who …

2018-05-31: He must be right? Mustn’t he?. Because if he is wrong, there is a tsunami hurtling towards the …

2018-05-31: Wait! What? When did this happen?

2018-05-30: 🎵 The Chords Of The Universe … what were we all saying about Maths again … It’s no surprise …

2018-05-30: The Tech Bro Alignment Chart Pretty accurate if you ask me. (I know - I know - you didn’t!)

2018-05-29: Turns out you can’t sell your own data …. 🍿🍿🍿🍿🍿 … lots of it … I am predicting a fun ride.

2018-05-29: ”We build our computer(systems) the way we build our cities: over time, without a plan, on top of …

2018-05-29: Met Officers Moonlighting As Minicab Drivers Say What?

2018-05-29: Uber Adds 911 Button to Help Riders Feel Safer I’ve employed a ‘feel safer fix’ for years that has …

2018-05-29: You don’t have a right to believe whatever you want to FINALLY … someone calls it!

2018-05-29: Put me in front of 100s of people … I’ve even done 1,000s, and I will talk, present, joke and …

2018-05-28: Do you think if I bought the Castro Subscription the ‘Castro unexpectedly quit’ message will stop …

2018-05-28: How to Win in Ride Hailing Without Any Money “HKTaxi, a five-year-old taxi-hailing app founded by two college buddies, has managed to hold …

2018-05-28: Another great article from Frederic Filloux on publishing and subscriptions … and it seems he …

2018-05-28: The Bill Gates Line “That’s a crock of shit. This isn’t a platform. A platform is when the economic value of everybody …

2018-05-28: What makes people distrust science? … apparently not politics. I think, with absolutely no …

2018-05-27: Any graphics peeps out there that I can contract to build something for me … one image needed …

2018-05-27: 🎵Nothing More To Say … You might call it Deep Purple … I call it Jon Lord

2018-05-27: Society And Attitude Need to Catch Up With Reality … from the archives of People Passion 360 …

2018-05-27: Is Silicon Valley A Laggard In Best Workplace Practice? … from the archives of People Passion …

2018-05-27: I write for BIZCATALYST 360°. They publish and syndicate in many places. I have two more in the …

2018-05-27: Good Grief …. Half of Republicans Believe Millions Voted Illegally

2018-05-26: The World’s Tiniest City Park Just Got a Little More Official Who knew that it is in Portland?

2018-05-26: Elites Still ‘Out of Touch’ Progressive Outrage After DNC Chief Tom Perez Endorses Cuomo …

2018-05-25: Any thoughts on whether one should update from 1Password 6 to 1Password 7 ?

2018-05-25: More anthem / kneeling Now that the owners have made it a workplace rule to stand during the anthem …

2018-05-25: Here’s Amazon’s explanation for the Alexa eavesdropping scandal Weed is legal in Seattle, in case …

2018-05-25: Zuckerberg set up fraudulent scheme to ‘weaponise’ data, court case alleges I am …

2018-05-24: Anyone other than @devilgate and myself interested in a MicroMeetup in Central / West London on June …

2018-05-24: Oh No … Really ? Woman Says Alexa Device Recorded Her Private Conversation and Sent It To …

2018-05-24: … and again … the kneeling thing Trump praises NFL anthem rule, says kneeling players …

2018-05-24: Even more on that anthem thing Personnel who choose not to stand for the Anthem may stay in the …

2018-05-24: More on that anthem thing He also said he planned to halt concession sales during the anthem. …

2018-05-23: Just off the phone with Verizon. $10 a day OR $40 a month for using their service in the UK. The …

2018-05-23: The new Micro Blog Wiki that @eli has put up is a phenomenal resource - check it out .. so good, I …

2018-05-23: Lots of new people (to me at least) in the Micro.Blog discover section this morning

2018-05-23: Facebook’s policy chief for Ireland. Ms. Sweeney said that one way Facebook was trying to address …

2018-05-23: Kneeling Used To Be A Sign Of Respect Next time I am in a Church and we are all asked to kneel, I will stand, since it is now obvious that …

2018-05-23: I wrote this about Google’s AI demo 5 days ago. Gruber yesterday … who seems to be on the …

2018-05-23: If you want to be a good writer then you can’t worry about the numbers. The stats, the dashboards, …

2018-05-22: Tax cuts aren’t saving jobs at Harley-Davidson - Vox

2018-05-22: Facebook’s Zuckerberg apologizes to EU lawmakers over data leak. …. so that’s all right …

2018-05-21: In amongst all my “please stay with us GDPR clutter” I found; We’re taking a different …

2018-05-21: 🎵 Steven Wilson and his band then went on to perform a stunning show for over three hours to an …

2018-05-21: 🎵 Steven Wilson on stage at Portland … How many people in the audience saw us play Seattle …

2018-05-21: There are a series of posts that I am publishing at People First that are my simple, beginners …

2018-05-21: The Supreme Court on Monday said that employers could block employees from banding together as a …

2018-05-21: After settling with a federal regulatory agency, Theranos can start operating a clinical laboratory …

2018-05-21: Former Wall Streeter turned down $2 million and pays herself less than her interns in order to build …

2018-05-20: Paul Ryan’s House Is Collapsing Couldn’t happen to a nicer chap.

2018-05-20: Teen phone tracking app exposed thousands of Apple accounts (For) TeenSafe to work you have to turn …

2018-05-20: “When I face the desolate impossibility of writing five hundred pages, a sick sense of failure …

2018-05-18: What Google isn’t telling us about its AI demo The boys have always been really good at …

2018-05-17: The respect of personhood vs the respect of authority R E S P E C T Great points. No. Excellent …

2018-05-17: Did China Just Bribe Trump to Undermine National Security? Yes. Yes they did. .. and all American …

2018-05-17: A Senator on the US House Science, Space and Technology Committee ”Every time you have that soil or …

2018-05-16: See that finger? That’s for you Ajit. Now go and slink off back into the slime you came from. Next …

2018-05-16: If you feel inspired - please share this link john.philpin.com/intereste… .. into your stream …

2018-05-14: Oh My 🍺🍺🍻🍻🍺🍺

2018-05-11: I am closed to done with LinkedIN … it was going downhill before the softies bought them - …

2018-05-11: Aaaahhhhh

2018-05-11: The power of the blog, even if it is on Medium It’s a piece by SF mayoral candidate Jane Kim … calling the SF Chronicle out on their attempted …

2018-05-10: Oliver North - President elect of the NRA speaks volumes .. and then he turns it up to 11 … …

2018-05-09: Thankyou for the warm welcome Portland. First words ‘spoken’ to me came from a screaming man in a …

2018-05-08: ”China and Russia have spent years attempting to convince countries that they are stable and …

2018-05-08: Peak Corbyn? You What? Jeremy Corbyn will be the next Prime Minister!!!!!!!!!!! What say you UK …

2018-05-07: There’s a new sandwich named for our ‘esteemed’ President, here’s how you make one … White …

2018-05-06: When you have absolutely nothing and see the potential of something ‘just a boat ride away’ … …

2018-05-05: The irony is palpable Politico reporting how Seattle, San Francisco et al are too expensive to live in because highly paid …

2018-05-04: The Original Tweet via @agropper

2018-05-04: The Echo Chamber Great read - and spot on … “And this leads to my second reaction, which is the deepest …

2018-05-04: How it should be done - courtesy of NordVPN.

2018-05-04: How Lyft’s Missteps Killed Its Chances of Overtaking Uber Not convinced. Not convinced at all. I …

2018-05-03: Love this kind of stuff Via Futility Closet

2018-05-03: Walmart To Buy 73% of India’s Flipkart For Up To $16B Now THAT’S a play …. The …

2018-05-03: Cambridge Analytica As I said … they will be back …. ”In recent months, executives at Cambridge Analytica …

2018-05-03: Most Americans Think Trump Is A Liar … don’t be fooled - the real news is that 39% think that …

2018-05-03: Cambridge Analytica: Will data scandal firm return from dead? I must have missed the news declaring …

2018-05-02: Seriously? 5 performers, a multimedia audio visual show that includes equipment, the transport, the …

2018-04-30: Good Morning Medium … some of these posts will be short … some long … but on …

2018-04-30: It’s still Micro Monday - so go add @simonmumbles - funny, irreverent and if you are close to my …

2018-04-29: PM accepts Rudd’s resignation after 200 MPs sign letter accusing her of making up immigration policy …

2018-04-29: Home secretary Amber Rudd quits as immigration crisis grows ”When the going gets tough … …

2018-04-29: I liked a line written by @cdevroe here, so added it to my nascent micro.blog quotes page

2018-04-29: 🎵 Your Sunday Morning Smile. 1969, the same year as Nice / Everything As Nice As Mother Makes It …

2018-04-29: If @Manton should ever decide to rewrite the Micro.blog contracts I have found just what he needs as …

2018-04-28: Still got some formatting and re arranging to do - but the wishes list has now been modified to …

2018-04-28: Analogue

2018-04-28: This is such a great story … I really hope to meet @brandontreb and his family in real life …

2018-04-28: Good Grief!

2018-04-28: “I had believed every word of the American dream — work hard, make money, be happy — but it wasn’t …

2018-04-27: just discovered @ianbetteridge on micro.blog - belated welcomes ….

2018-04-27: Hellooooooo @brennan - welcome aboard.

2018-04-27: A question for Portlandians …. and I know there are many of you …. tell me … …

2018-04-27: I know what he means - I really do …. but there is something missing in this equation … what …

2018-04-27: Well …. looky here !!

2018-04-27: ”A spectacular multi-media show with effects you would expect from Muse or Roger Waters playing …

2018-04-26: B.A. degree in philosophy - youngest graduate of Bard College at 15. and Graduated Yale Law School …

2018-04-26: Is it just me that sees @DaveyCraney and reads Dana Carvey ? I even thought it was an anagram at one …

2018-04-25: Amber Rudd ‘deeply regrets’ failure to spot scale of Windrush issue Good grief … …

2018-04-25: I’m sorry - why is KAC being rolled out onto CNN again? ‘KAC’ by name ‘Cack’ by nature.

2018-04-25: … not my photos … but will be when he gets to SF in mid May … pour vous …

2018-04-25: Mac and Cheese served in Gourmet Restaurants … it’s a thing … but should it be?

2018-04-25: 1000% is my best guess as to how much the quality of the ‘total Prius driver population’ would grow …

2018-04-25: Not that it is a popularity contest but the guinea pig conversation is happening. The hedgehog one …

2018-04-25: WhatsApp will require users in Europe to be at least 16 years old Which begs the question; what data …

2018-04-25: iPhone unlocking firm Grayshift faces extortion demands after data breach … …. is …

2018-04-25: Driver Expertly Navigates a Gorgeous But Perilous Nepalese Road That Runs Through a Waterfall …

2018-04-24: When due, projects, areas … all listed down the left … be good if the list of tags in …

2018-04-24: When a douche bag comments that someone is ‘Very Honorable’ … why would you believe the …

2018-04-24: Hedgehog and Coffee … I seem to be on a cute critter coffee roll !

2018-04-24: I think at LEAST @macgenie might enjoy …

2018-04-24: If you want to keep your Flickr account and data from being transferred, you must go to your Flickr …

2018-04-24: BTW @d0gc0w welcome back .. you’ve been quiet.

2018-04-23: Dear Brian (Williams) … Rand Paul did not ‘come round’ … he just grandstanded, mumbled …

2018-04-23: In a forgotten town by the Salton Sea, newcomers build a bohemian dream Coincidentally, I passed …

2018-04-23: Mike Pompeo narrowly approved for secretary of state by Senate committee Rand Paul is a 💯 poser. …

2018-04-23: In Defending Trump, Giuliani Will Lean on His Rolodex and Reputation His Rolodex will need to be …

2018-04-23: To the world at large and specifically those that celebrate Saints Patrick, Andrew and David with …

2018-04-23: ‘Nazi pug’ video-maker has no regrets - BBC News … as J. Pie said “it’s …

2018-04-23: Marketers Warn: ‘Day of Reckoning’ Over Facebook Data Scandal Coming Hat absolutely not …

2018-04-23: Number of zero-hours contracts in UK rose by 100,000 in 2017 How do these abominations even continue …

2018-04-23: I wonder when Trump will say thankyou to the man who stepped in and stopped the Waffle House killer?

2018-04-23: I wonder what the penalty for the father of the Waffle House killer will be?

2018-04-22: Words I want to hear in a bar … “that’s ok - I’m going to take a taxi” … Words I …

2018-04-22: Robert Reich (The Shameful Silence of the CEOs) If the leaders of American business remain silent …

2018-04-22: The last living human link to the 19th century is gone Yesterday Nabi Tajima, the last known …

2018-04-22: With Flickr gone … any guesses as to how long before Tumblr is moved out? And if it is …

2018-04-22: Why We Urgently Need a Female Elon Musk … remember that Glass Cliff I was talking about …

2018-04-22: Matt Adrian’s Bird Paintings Oh my … well worth a click through … via @stoweboyd

2018-04-22: Oh which iOS App to use?

2018-04-22: Michael Cohen case shines light on Sean Hannity’s property empire We already know that Kushner …

2018-04-22: Hello From Icro … Thankyou @hartico

2018-04-22: About Flickr and SmugMug My bold …. We think you are going to love Flickr under SmugMug ownership, but you can choose …

2018-04-22: Four Ways To Not Make Coffee Hot water : forgot to put coffee in filter Cold water : forgot to …

2018-04-22: The glass cliff - where females are more likely to achieve leadership roles during periods of crisis …

2018-04-21: Amazon May Have a Counterfeit Problem May?

2018-04-21: Melania Trump, Clintons and Obamas attend funeral of Barbara Bush Says it all really.

2018-04-21: Kurzweil Predicts Universal Basic Incomes Worldwide Within 20 Years Who am I to argue with Kurzweil …

2018-04-21: Sheriff’s Deputy Is Fired After Fatally Shooting Unarmed Man in Houston nytimes.com Doesn’t ‘fatally …

2018-04-21: I didn’t think that the podcasting app had been around long enough to qualify for ‘an era’, much …

2018-04-20: …. feeling good ? Pilger …. how about now?

2018-04-20: Maher mocks Giuliani for joining Trump legal team: ‘Rudy got famous attaching himself to a …

2018-04-20: The Weinstein Co. Names Executive With Experience In Restructuring To Board Of Directors Yeah yeah …

2018-04-20: Why you should learn how to use Google Sheets vs. Excel … the usual blah blah blah - get out …

2018-04-20: Apple offers replacements for swollen 13-inch MacBook Pro batteries Cannot recall when - but back in …

2018-04-20: AI Will Wipe Out Half the Banking Jobs In a Decade, Experts Say Good Start ?

2018-04-20: German court says ad-blocking is legal I have heard the arguments that it isn’t … but those …

2018-04-20: Allison Mack of ‘Smallville’ Is Charged With Sex Trafficking Wait? What?

2018-04-20: Remembering When Americans Picnicked in Cemeteries No - but sure - I’m listening ….

2018-04-20: Apple iPhone X will be killed off this year, analyst says Meanwhile …… ”Samsung’s top …

2018-04-20: Solved: A Decades-Old Ansel Adams Mystery I love science

2018-04-20: ”So, she hired a handstand coach. Yes, I know what you’re thinking, but evidently this is an actual …

2018-04-20: Feature request …. edit comments

2018-04-19: Lance Armstrong reaches $5m settlement in $100m federal fraud case I thought I misread it, but no. …

2018-04-19: The sad, gradual decline of the fade-out in popular music. >With a mere depression of the …

2018-04-19: Robot successfully assembles an IKEA chair Well sure. Now you tell us. What is it? Six months since …

2018-04-19: Pompeo Nears Confirmation but Faces Historic Rebuke From Committee A rebuke? Either thumbs up or …

2018-04-19: Palantir Knows Everything About You It is interesting how VERY VERY quiet Mr.Thiel’s Palantir is …

2018-04-19: Why You Should Not Delete Facebook Again not me .. but … I’m specifically not deleting my account because: 1. I intend to …

2018-04-19: ”If I had time to remember my facebook password, I would delete my account now.” Not me. Someone …

2018-04-19: The Surprising Link Between Language and Depression Remind you of anyone?

2018-04-19: Siri - Drafts Experiment The following is an experiment using Siri to talk to Drafts which I will then publish to microblog. …

2018-04-19: Facebook moves 1.5bn users out of reach of new European privacy law In other related news Mark …

2018-04-18: My Wishes page got me to thinking. Why not a quotes page?

2018-04-18: In the spirit of the emoji page provided by @burk - I have set up a ‘wishes’ page … let me …

2018-04-18: Listening to @manton and @danielpunkass chatting … and I am confused … how are there …

2018-04-18: The list of new things in Things 3.5 is so long it’s like having a new app

2018-04-18: Writing in Drafts to send to Micro.Blog later. Editing some words later. And …..

2018-04-18: How Sad via @stoweboyd Read All About It.

2018-04-18: Wavelength clarification question. I can record and assemble my micro.cast in wavelength ... no …

2018-04-17: Teslas and Porsches Cost Less Than Golf Carts in Hong Kong … sounds weird … but makes …

2018-04-17: Russia Asks Apple to Remove Telegram from the App Store … so the question is … will …

2018-04-17: I gotta tell you .. the micro.blog people … they are my kind of people.

2018-04-17: Old pieces now - but let’s not forget the connections that don’t seem to be too much …

2018-04-17: As I read that Erik Prince seems to be negotiating a deal to put a private army into Syria … my …

2018-04-17: US and UK warn that Russia has been hacking routers worldwide In case you haven’t already … …

2018-04-17: GrayKey May be Able to Bypass 6-Digit Passcodes in 11 Hours on Average What isn’t clear to me is …

2018-04-17: Most of Toyota’s cars will talk to each other by 2025 Good grief … it’s going to get …

2018-04-17: Something that @simonmumbles will appreciate.

2018-04-17: Pulitzer Prize For Breaking News Reporting Awarded to the staff of the Press Democrat in Santa …

2018-04-17: I wrote this back on April 12th. Seems like I was not the only one thinking this way. Greg Herrera …

2018-04-17: The Missing Building Blocks of the Web He doesn’t mention micro.blog …. but I have to say, if …

2018-04-16: Who Pays Best Between YouTube, Pandora, Spotify, Google, Amazon and More? … that’s one …

2018-04-16: That Eric Alper provides a Paul McCartney Remix that leaves me shaking … in a good way. Do …

2018-04-16: Wait - take an image - create a watch face? When did that happen?

2018-04-16: The Winners of the 2018 Pulitzer Prizes … awesome list … now if only they had 1% of …

2018-04-16: These Literary Vending Machines Serve Up Short Stories Love it … short form literature …

2018-04-16: the discover tab is alive with people I haven’t followed before …. welcome @ecschwarz @Bobfa …

2018-04-16: “If I Had More Time, I Would Have Written a Shorter Letter.” Who Knows? This is why.

2018-04-15: Stowe Boyd — A Proposal for Markdown Comments …. would be interested to hear from the …

2018-04-15: Do NOT be content with content

2018-04-15: Thank goodness this is old news 🍻

2018-04-15: I should have coffee before I try to make coffee

2018-04-14: Experimenting - as you do - with a web mention

2018-04-14: Observation that a Sunlit image URL on Micro Blog has a different format to an image uploaded …

2018-04-14: Chicken Pot Pie like no other Chicken Pot Pie.

2018-04-14: Malcolm Gladwell … towards the end talking about why he podcasts … I particularly like …

2018-04-14: I know I shouldn’t laugh, but really - what else can you do?

2018-04-14: Love this kind of stuff … file it in the too much time on their hands … but glad they …

2018-04-14: Chunky Mark Nails It

2018-04-14: In case you think that it’s all being made up - Fox is actually running the government

2018-04-14: www.commondreams.org France Claims “Proof” Chemical Attack Was Assad, Russia Says …

2018-04-14: Dear Comcast when you have that bot answering your phone lines - that little typing sound effect …

2018-04-14: Found a bunch of new people on discover tab this morning. Welcome (or belated welcome if I was …

2018-04-14: ”I’m not old enough to remember the discovery of fire, but I do know we’ve found a lot of uses for …

2018-04-14: Eight new breweries take root in the past three years alone. … we’re talking about …

2018-04-13: Breathing.

2018-04-13: Paul Ryan Will Retire as the Biggest Fake in American Politics

2018-04-12: Buzzfeed on Theranos Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes’s Desperate Letter to Shareholders … but …

2018-04-12: Pando Nails It If poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world, then the Congressional …

2018-04-12: David Frier Enter Title Here Micro bloggers will understand.

2018-04-12: New News … to this chap at least … John Dillinger engaged two underworld plastic …

2018-04-12: DCJ on the usual, this time asking … Based on his words, do you believe Facebook won’t share …

2018-04-12: A Guide to Micro.blog For People Who Have A Love/Hate Relationship With Twitter – The Brooks Review …

2018-04-12: Kottke I think Bill Russell needs to make a few phone calls to Congress… … what Kottke …

2018-04-12: From Kottke Trailers for Wall-E in the style of seven different genres. … what was I saying …

2018-04-12: Paul Ryan Is Fucking Everything Up for the GOP Really? I think they are doing a perfectly fine job …

2018-04-12: After Cambridge Analytica, Privacy Experts Get to Say ‘I Told You So’ Nellie Bowles was at last …

2018-04-12: This is - oh - the 8th update (?) since they started the beta testing … and each time my …

2018-04-12: What Can Possibly Go Wrong? The premise is simple: instead of owning your own bike, you can find and rent a JUMP bike directly …

2018-04-12: Is Wavelength the new cheese? text, image, sound, no video yet … is that next? “Don’t be the …

2018-04-12: ”went to a boxing match - and a hockey game broke out.” Steven Wright // reminded by @joelhamill

2018-04-12: Been living with this for a while now … Not sure I can live with this at all …

2018-04-12: Two weeks ago I changed one of my site designs. I updated Mars Edit this a.m. and it duly published …

2018-04-12: An unwelcome consequence of living in a world where everything is “easy” is that the only skill …

2018-04-11: Rent your space in Space Hotel ”A 12-day trip will cost $9.5 million per person, and reservations …

2018-04-11: You Can Now Book a Stay at the World's First Space Hotel “A 12-day trip will cost $9.5 million per person, and reservations for the first four months …

2018-04-11: ”Yahoo just notified users of a new policy of gathering data from email and sharing with verizon and …

2018-04-11: I use ‘uniquename at philpin dot com’ when i register and sign up for stuff. GDPR means that I am …

2018-04-11: Observation - here on Micro.Blog I have done what I usually do - follow everyone who I see and then …

2018-04-11: Ryan is NOT retiring because of problems with Trump OR the House being under threat … of course not …

2018-04-11: How Facebook Helps Shady Advertisers Pollute the Internet “Facebook’s targeting algorithm is so powerful, they said, they don’t need to identify suckers …

2018-04-11: Healthcare Is not the same as Healthcare Insurance The headline, Josh Kushner’s healthcare start up caught my eye, so I read on. Oscar, the health …

2018-04-10: Revisiting Full Contact any views - positive or negative about its behavior, use of data etc

2018-04-10: Please make your mind up.

2018-04-10: Sarah Cooper is always a good read as she examines the ’22 year old hiring the ‘45’ year old who is …

2018-04-10: The internet that took over the Internet This caught me eye: ”The more I think about it the more I …

2018-04-10: Heh there @billbennettnz … or @billbennett as you are known in MB / this is what I mean about …

2018-04-10: Right up your street @d0gc0w …. My iPad, my accidental typewriter – Bill Bennett …. by …

2018-04-09: Ta-Nehisi Coates Made the Case for Reparations—Here’s Who Is Making the Plan ““For two centuries the Negro was enslaved, and robbed of any wages—potential accrued wealth …

2018-04-09: Trump Aggressively Fought Sprinkler System Law That Could Have Saved Man in Trump Tower Fire “Though President Donald Trump has spent his career boasting of his wealth, he claimed in the …

2018-04-09: Fleetwood Mac’s Split With Lindsey Buckingham Well, not the first time, but to me the …

2018-04-09: Tariffs … what happens if China just decides to call its loans to the US back home?

2018-04-09: Long-Closed Part of Westminster Abbey to Open to the Public for the First Time in 700 Years Whoa! …

2018-04-09: Brian Krebs on ‘Security Questions’ and Facebook Surveys “Consider, for example, the following quiz posted to Facebook by San Benito Tire Pros, a tire …

2018-04-09: How Facebook got into a mess – and why it can’t get out of it “How did we get into this preposterous mess? Answering this question requires an understanding …

2018-04-09: 401: He Uses His Powers For Evil “Harlan Ellison is probably one of the best writers of the last century, but he may be more …

2018-04-09: This Hawaiian Lawmaker Fought Mark Zuckerberg Off Native Land. Now He’s Running for Congress. “I called Mark Zuckerberg a modern-day colonizer, and it made some international news. After a …

2018-04-09: Parasitism and the fight for the wrong century “There’s a new playbook for oppression today. Instead of outright totalitarian rule, you …

2018-04-09: We are idealists and we are realists. We are dreamers and we are builders. We are experiencers and we are experimenters. We long for certainties, yet we ourselves are full of the ambiguities of the... “We are idealists and we are realists. We are dreamers and we are builders. We are …

2018-04-09: one grey icon gone - just that gnarly yellow one left ….. time to visit @wpmudev support :-)

2018-04-09: Surge in Millennial Voters Could Upend U.S. Politics … could something similar happen in the …

2018-04-09: Anyone want to ask Woz if he’d like to join micro blog Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says he’s …

2018-04-08: 50 million quid is not to be sniffed at. Still, I am ‘sniffing at it’. New centrist party gets £50m …

2018-04-08: Can anyone tell me what ‘leftist fascism’ is - like is it a ‘thing’ ?

2018-04-08: Meat - Meet Meat This is a great read … essentially talking about the many different initiatives around the …

2018-04-08: 🎵 “Suffering convictions on a two-way stretch inside The air in here is pretty thin, I think …

2018-04-08: 🎵Something Better Change “I said something better change I said something better change I …

2018-04-08: Ex-President Lula’s Corruption Conviction Is Upheld by Brazilian Appeals Court. Now What? Well, now …

2018-04-08: When the pass debuted in the ‘80s, we were entering a decade of decadence. Brands were competing for …

2018-04-07: One Year Of The Dow

2018-04-07: Grown men - jumping up and down - dancing - showering some dude with water - and the crowd cheers …

2018-04-07: The Daily Beast What do you like to drink after a shift? ”Water. Lots of it. I try not to drink on …

2018-04-07: Who Knew? In pictures: The Italian village that makes the world’s guns

2018-04-07: Time.com Trump tweeted that fire was “Very confined (well built building).” Asked if assessment was …

2018-04-07: ”I Am My Own System Of Record” John Philpin … started using this line on emails a loooong …

2018-04-07: The “Sharing Economy” as defined by most is not actually sharing at all - it is simply ‘old power, …

2018-04-07: ”There is no FDA for identity.” Someone at the IIW last week. … which makes me 1) realize that they …

2018-04-07: I am not going to go into the story here - but if you want the chance to help change someone’s life …

2018-04-07: Outrage Follows Puerto Rico’s Announcement It’s Closing Nearly a Third of Its Public …

2018-04-07: David Cay Johnston Trump, the President, Isn’t Such a Great Businessman …. he had me at …

2018-04-07: Twitter Weeds ”Twitter will continue to improve. I believe they’re trying. But the root issue can’t …

2018-04-07: I bet Travis wished he’d had this when he was at Uber ….. Facebook’s secret tool to …

2018-04-07: Books, Music, Film, Taxis, Hotels - now it is Goverment’s turn.

2018-04-07: Saw @DazeEnd on slack … so followed here … welcome aboard!

2018-04-06: If you need an armored car that can keep going even after being riddled with bullets, a security …

2018-04-06: Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg: If You Want Privacy, You’re Going to Have to Pay for It …

2018-04-06: It’s official …. twitter sucks. Time to abandon them and file in same waste in as Facebook? …

2018-04-04: Whoa! Peacetones

2018-04-04: The isolation of Julian Assange is the silencing of us all John Pilger What do you think?

2018-04-04: The important thing to me about RSS is, I pick my sources, and then I see everything they publish. …

2018-04-04: The Streets of San Francisco via Loop Insight Not sure why streets like Greenwich and Union are not …

2018-04-03: Cat Herding at the IIW

2018-04-03: The Internet Identity Unconference

2018-04-02: First 10 minutes of @gruber podcast with @settern (Serenity Caldwell) provides THE best summary of …

2018-04-02: Living vicariously through @d0gc0w - any thoughts on @Omni 3 - since all this time later - I still …

2018-04-02: What’s the Difference Between a Church, a Cathedral, and a Basilica? The sub heading says it’s …

2018-04-02: On Good and Bad Weather Apps I kinda like the idea for having two apps - one for good weather - the …

2018-04-02: What @Gruber said here Yes the podcast is worth a listen Yes Zuck is twisting words in a way that …

2018-04-02: I was just scrolling through my timeline and thought - my goodness - @svenseebeck is on a roll - …

2018-04-02: Holding Forth on Internet Identity

2018-04-02: Micro Monday call out ? Why @jeremycherfas of course .. he called me out on a claim a couple of …

2018-04-01: From The Guardian Stain of antisemitism must be removed from Labour Eddie Izzard

2018-04-01: who else remembers the days that this was so unacceptable that the perp would have been fired if he …

2018-04-01: …. and a happy new year to you tRUMP Easter tirade: Trump attacks Nafta and says ‘No …

2018-04-01: Wait. What. Dual British-EU citizenship? Interesting.

2018-04-01: The Republican Party Is the Most Dangerous Organization in Human History It is a long read … …

2018-04-01: Throwing Write.As into the mix as a simple blogging tool / environment. Came across it because I was …

2018-04-01: is it just me or do you think Phaux News is missing a contributor … I am thinking of Road …

2018-04-01: It’s a few years old now - but if you want to break down with laughter - check out this youtube …

2018-03-31: Cleaning up a few old posts - see over in the slack channel if interested in how I am utilizing Mars …

2018-03-31: 2191 of 3135 … nearly there.

2018-03-31: Dear @omni … i wonder just how far down the list of 10,000 people I am #omnifocus3

2018-03-31: Someone in here commented a couple of days ago how they were often deemed over qualified for a job. …

2018-03-31: As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul …

2018-03-31: Each line is a web site and ideally all icons should be green …. nearly there! Thank-you WPMU

2018-03-30: Jimmy Carter - pushing 94 - ROCKS

2018-03-30: Just saw the advertisements …. really … I don’t care.

2018-03-30: Why do Americans pronounce ‘non English names’ with an accent ‘country appropriate’ but for English …

2018-03-30: Why do sports commentators shout?

2018-03-30: I don’t do sport …. I definitely don’t do ice hockey .. but I love that accountant dude.

2018-03-30: 📚 Exit West is suddenly on my reading list …. anyone read it?

2018-03-30: David Brooks just said it …. the world IRL is nothing to do with the Twitter world. (I …

2018-03-30: Is blot.im the best approach to what seems to be a simple solution? Who else?

2018-03-30: Listened to two podcasts today about the Apple education stuff earlier this week … one was a …

2018-03-30: Yesterday Stowe Boyd asked what we think about Twitter’s 280 character limit. Today his Work Futures …

2018-03-29: European Commission Says It Will Cancel All 300,000 UK-Owned .EU Domains … so .EU means the …

2018-03-29: Uber Settles With Family of Woman Killed By Self-Driving Car, Avoids Lawsuit How long before we know …

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2018-03-29: Russia expels diplomats in tit-for-tat action over Salisbury attack I know you are - but what am I?

2018-03-29: Axios reporting … U.S. ambassador to Israel: If Abbas won’t negotiate, someone else …

2018-03-29: Can’t help but wonder where the fanning of this particular flame is coming from. Just the latest …

2018-03-29: Years of complaints against Cambridge Analytica reveal how it influenced voters … and NOW we …

2018-03-29: Grindr exposes location of 3 million daily users … no words - except a reminder that anything …

2018-03-29: Has it really come to this? ”A new startup wants to be the future of private space. Are they onto …

2018-03-29: The Lost Tradition of Playing Ball in Church to Celebrate Easter … time to revisit my …

2018-03-29: Still Waiting ….. sigh

2018-03-29: Walmart in early talks to buy Humana I guess CVS buying Aetna started a trend! Of course nobody …

2018-03-29: I know I posted this just now - but I liked the @gruber summary … ”In other words, Firefox …

2018-03-29: Now we’re talking New Firefox Extension Builds a Wall Around Facebook

2018-03-29: US visa applications may soon require five years of social media info …. of course they will …

2018-03-29: Jeremy Cherfas provides a users perspective on Indieweb … nicely made points, like … …

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2018-03-29: Afternoon Coffee Sunny, restful, quiet - the opposite of the actual day!

2018-03-29: Somebody on NPR just said “data is the new oil” …. I kid you not … not even going to …

2018-03-29: uh oh - they’ve updated iTunes ….

2018-03-29: I have started to collect RSS feeds of blogs belonging to Micro Bloggers (two does make a collection …

2018-03-29: Did not know this until I read @petebrown @TheAtlantic has hired a known troll. I don’t care if he …

2018-03-29: 💯 + 💯 + 💯 .. and counting

2018-03-29: Tim Cook’s statement about what he would do if he was Zuck can be summarized by the line … …

2018-03-29: Alan Lightman on the Longing for Absolutes in a Relative World and What Gives Lasting Meaning to Our Lives "“The notion that science and spirituality are somehow mutually exclusive does a disservice to …

2018-03-28: omnifocus 3 with @Omni and @brentsimmons… 10,000 in line for the beta …. one thought - …

2018-03-28: Robert Mercer - yes THAT Robert Mercer - is apparently a reserve cop in New Mexico Cop Who knew? …

2018-03-28: It’s ostensibly about Australia … Cheating at cricket just one of the unthinkable things …

2018-03-28: Re @dave and Feedbase, has @matthewlang or @kulturnation .. or anyone else started building a …

2018-03-28: what a slob. 4 seats. sits at one. spreads self over two others. phone rings. starts talking in loud …

2018-03-28: ”Give a man an 0day and he’ll have access for a day, teach a man to phish and he’ll have …

2018-03-28: If cities roll out bike sharing services, why can’t they roll out ride hailing, too? Stowe Boyd …

2018-03-27: Same as it ever was

2018-03-27: ” ‘We the people’ need to intervene because ‘we the consumer’ haven’t.” John Wunderlich

2018-03-27: I wonder if Sarah Sanders understands what she is saying .. certainly nobody else does .. I can no …

2018-03-27: Any other DayONE users underwhelmed by their updates?

2018-03-27: I wonder what the other 38 states are waiting for? NYT Reporting that 12 states are suing the Trump …

2018-03-27: On Stephen Hawking I did not know that Hawking … died on Einstein’s birthday, and was born …

2018-03-27: Apple and Education “We’re making CEO’s, not secretaries.” Fraser Spiers Wouldn’t it be cool if …

2018-03-27: The Trump administration gave less help to Puerto Rico than Houston … much as we suspected …

2018-03-27: Caught my eye as I was scanning Dave Pell’s latest newsletter …. and I thought, all the …

2018-03-27: Is the Next Nobel Laureate in Literature Tending Bar in a Dusty Australian Town?

2018-03-27: A Potential Subscription Model For ESPN Turner Sports Service to Let Fans Buy Portions of NBA Games - Bloomberg .. which got me to wondering …

2018-03-27: Ok - with many thanks to @Kitt john.philpin.com is starting to get where I want it to be … …

2018-03-27: Saw the image of two bottles of ink on Penaddict and at a stroke my mind journeyed back a life time …

2018-03-27: If you happen to be visiting john.philpin.com - please note there is a re-styling going on that I am …

2018-03-26: Holy Artichokes Batman - if this is only 20% true - Gotham is in for a ride! Seriously …. …

2018-03-26: I keep forgetting about the gear - thanks @manton ( note this comment will ONLY appear here.)

2018-03-26: Just in case you all didn’t know @Kitt ROCKS …and we are of course still in micro monday - so …

2018-03-26: Which matters most – vision, skill, effort, money or technology acumen? "While success is not pre-ordained, any company without a positive attitude to change is on its own …

2018-03-26: Stephen Hawking’s Radical Thinking "“People have the mistaken impression that mathematics is just equations,” he once explained. “In …

2018-03-26: Save your AirPods’ serial number to replace lost parts “Take a screenshot or picture of your AirPods serial number. You can’t replace any parts …

2018-03-26: “While U.S. ambassadors are operating in one-third of the world’s capitals, special …

2018-03-26: Guillaume Rey was fired from his waitering gig at a Canadian restaurant for being “aggressive, …

2018-03-26: 🎵Well worth a listen - the truth is finally out, thanks to Rolling Stone. I didn’t see the film as a …

2018-03-26: Language warning - but this Jonathan Pie rant absolutely nails the state of the world. Context baby. …

2018-03-26: Today’s micro monday recommendation : @derekpeden I love his microblog contradiction Cause I …

2018-03-26: Dear Regus I did not express interest in your product or company. I did not sign up for your …

2018-03-26: This weekend I spotted a summary of ‘American - English’ once more ‘doing the rounds’. They are …

2018-03-26: This one of mine from a couple of years ago regarding American Citizenship …. re-discovered …

2018-03-26: In case you find yourself in an argument, you might find this a useful read Of course, there’s …

2018-03-26: Things That Make Your Cry

2018-03-25: Mattis isn’t sure he can work with Bolton. Who in their right mind could?

2018-03-25: Students Start Fire While Cooking Pasta Without Water The ignorance is astounding.

2018-03-25: Request to team @things can we have a view of today and all days following so I can drag the vents …

2018-03-25: Just an idea for @manton - filter the discover section so that the list is of people that you don’t …

2018-03-25: And yes, this is what happens when neither your operating system nor your app care about your …

2018-03-25: Not from yesterday. Still Appropriate. via David Frier

2018-03-25: oh it is THAT Eric Bolling that is friendly with Trump, talks to him ‘all the time’ and wants …

2018-03-24: After a week of Facebook scandals, Mark Zuckerberg’s credibility is so damaged that we hear …

2018-03-24: Daring Fireball: Not The Onion: Pennsylvania School to Arm Kids With Buckets of Rocks as Defense …

2018-03-24: 🎵 Missed this at the time - but sharing because I was blown away to see Steven Wilson on BBC …

2018-03-24: Actually .. There Is Something New ... It just Doesn’t Seem To Be Better I concluded this post with the comment that ‘there is nothing new’ - but of course there is … …

2018-03-24: Oracle’s new live-in campus in Austin looks very similar to the emerging ‘company towns’ that …

2018-03-24: Spotify Saved Music … Can It Save Itself? I can’t emphasize enough how much I so vehemently …

2018-03-24: Dropbox went public and is now worth $20 billion ”Houston’s 25.5% ownesrship of Dropbox …

2018-03-23: Sherlock - “what’s that … what are you typing?” Watson - “a title” Sherlock - “ a title? What …

2018-03-23: Wait … what ? Really ? ihnatko.com Formerly Of The Chicago Sun-Times

2018-03-23: The Self Same Day Just 5 hours and 5 miles separates these two images.

2018-03-23: Martini, Up, with a Blue Cheese-Stuffed Olive

2018-03-23: Erasing Complexity Reminds me of Chase Jarvis … “the best camera is the one that’s with you” …

2018-03-23: ‘Lone DNC Hacker’ Guccifer 2.0 Slipped Up and Revealed He Was a Russian Intelligence Officer …

2018-03-23: “We didn’t elect him to be a saint, we elected him to be a leader.” It is galling to keep reading …

2018-03-23: Uber’s Crash ”Knowing what we know about Uber, would anyone be surprised to find that this crash …

2018-03-23: Just how deep is the British Establishment in Cambridge Analytica? Very

2018-03-23: TV news this morning included a piece on ‘Golden Gate Bridge’. The reporter spent some time …

2018-03-22: Catch 22 Or Just Irony ? The Facebook scandal is interesting in a number of ways, not the least of which is that we’re …

2018-03-22: Best price I have found for a new Paper53 stylus - $30 Best price I have found for a new Paper53 …

2018-03-22: My goodness @manton does have a deep voice .. castro.fm … good thoughts with @danielpunkass

2018-03-22: Zuck, Zuck, Zuck, Zuck …. really?

2018-03-22: Individual Rights The GDPR provides the following rights for individuals: The right to be informed The right of …

2018-03-22: ‘Ashamed’ Fox News Commentator Quits the ‘Propaganda Machine’ ""Fox has degenerated from providing a legitimate and much-needed outlet for conservative voices to …

2018-03-21: The Gamblers Betting Against Donald Trump … and Getting Rich - The Ringer PredictIt is a real-money …

2018-03-21: Anyone have knowledge of / use Arena? They seem to be raising money in a different way

2018-03-21: Why you should not write for free. I have always felt that Scalzi would benefit from a blog post …

2018-03-21: The headline reads Sir Ringo Starr awarded a knighthood I don’t think it’s pedantic to point out …

2018-03-21: Puppies - nuff said.

2018-03-21: This Man Took a Photo With Every Mailbox in Seattle Alrighty then.

2018-03-21: “Psychographic data” … what are you doing to protect yours?

2018-03-21: In one of my other lives (yes there is more to me than micro.blog), a friend just pointed me to this …

2018-03-20: Testing Testing - please ignore.

2018-03-19: Sometimes you have to wonder.

2018-03-19: The Question Isn’t So Much Is Trump Thinking About Firing Mueller, But What Would Congress Do About …

2018-03-19: Pretty Clear (ORDER LIST: 583 U.S.) MONDAY, MARCH 19, 2018 ORDER IN PENDING CASE 17A909 TURZAI, MICHAEL C., ET …

2018-03-19: He’s republican. Very republican. ”If you have an innocent client … act like it” Trey Gowdy …

2018-03-19: Nice Freudian Slip …. “walk down to the courthouse with your liars … I mean your …

2018-03-19: A message to Penske … This is spam take me off the list immediately. I never gave you …

2018-03-19: ”Facebook was being used as it’s designed, and that’s the problem.” NYMag: What …

2018-03-19: ”For better or worse, the gloves are off. The wheels may soon follow.” Dave Pell

2018-03-19: “It sounds a dreadful thing to say, but these are things that don’t necessarily need to be true as …

2018-03-19: Into markdown? Need presentations? Maybe Deckset is for you. Not used it myself - but @stoweboyd …

2018-03-19: “People are attacking us personally because they can find no fault with our message.” Emma Gonzalez …

2018-03-19: Micro Monday People two this week: @herself - engaged, different, fun, alternative, recommender, …

2018-03-19: Crossing The Chasm by Geoff Moore is a useful model to think through adoption. Indie Web is …

2018-03-18: ”A lawyer must first get on, then get honor, then get honest.” Anonymous, quoted in The Book of …

2018-03-18: Starting a conspiracy theory. The Loop tells us that the story of Scott Kelly’s genes changing …

2018-03-18: ”This was not a security breach. This is simply what Facebook is: a massive surveillance machine.” …

2018-03-17: Dear @ulysses users .. is there a way i can ‘embed’ text so i have a page: original words standard …

2018-03-17: Dear @ulysses users - is there a way that I can create a link in one place in Ulysses that will jump …

2018-03-17: 🎵 OOOOHHHH

2018-03-17: A nice primer / summary of Geoff Moore’s core / context model. It also starts to move towards …

2018-03-17: A really good start, if 18 months late. **Cambridge Analytica**, has been suspended from Facebook. …

2018-03-16: Marc Benioff is famous for the launching the idea and images of ‘no software’- maybe it is time to …

2018-03-16: I would argue that if 885 stores close - then the loss of 30,000 jobs is more than ‘a risk’!

2018-03-16: How do you define meat! Cheesecake - is it a pie? Hot Dog - is it a sandwich? … and what exactly defines a bridge? …

2018-03-16: ABC - Accelerated Bridge Construction - Faster - Safer - Cheaper … which sits at odds with …

2018-03-15: What the SEC did not get from either Theranos or company founder Elizabeth Holmes was an admission …

2018-03-15: Another @gapingvoid image that reminds me of micro.blog - in fact it might even be an image created …

2018-03-15: When Is A Bridge Not A Bridge? Building on a recent debate as to whether a ‘hot dog’ is actually a ‘sandwich’, which at one point …

2018-03-15: Keeping The Dialogue Going In a parallel space, on a different topic, someone directed me to 16 of Stephen Hawking’s Most …

2018-03-15: While searching my blog for 2 posts I came across this one referencing @dave back in 2016 .. ‘what …

2018-03-15: I have commented on Theranos for a couple of years now, eg; On 12 Sep 2016 and On 17 Jan 2017 In the …

2018-03-15: Honorable Monks … just as it should be - a story of 🍺 and 🍻

2018-03-15: The copy is the original “We could even say that the copy is more original than the original, or the copy is closer to …

2018-03-15: Thus spake Albert “Einstein was not only a great scientist, he was a great man. He stood for peace in a world …

2018-03-15: Stephen Hawking and me “It may surprise you to know that I once almost killed Dick Feynman, too, but that’s a …

2018-03-14: According to Alexa on the Ford advert on the TV (don’t ask) … a hotdog is a sandwich … …

2018-03-14: Cough Umm - apologies for the sudden deluge in updates - forgot that would happen. Will try harder!

2018-03-14: 'Mean-Spirited': DeVos Attacks Effort to Better Serve Students of Color and Those With Disabilities “Civil rights advocates are calling out Trump Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for her …

2018-03-14: Repudiating Trump DOJ, Court Delivers Victory to LGBTQ Advocates in Workplace Discrimination Decision ”“a woman who is subject to an adverse employment action because she is attracted to …

2018-03-14: I was ecstatic for a second there … and then I read it again. Damn. Graffl. Graffl. Graffl. Not …

2018-03-14: Strongmen rise “Chinese President Xi Jinping solidified his grasp on power yesterday, with the …

2018-03-14: Sessions Dines with Rosenstein in Show of Solidarity - Political Wire ““The symbolism was unmistakable: the three top ranking officials in the Justice Department …

2018-03-14: Why can’t we work out a technological solution for music distribution? “Coupled with the reproduction of musical notation (thank you Gutenberg), the notion of …

2018-03-14: Elon Musk wants to use satellites to bring broadband to the masses “SpaceX’s plan calls for 4,425 satellites but it has also applied for another 7,518. FCC …

2018-03-14: Even if I got one of these I still couldn’t draw like @gapingvoid … it’s about …

2018-03-14: Orange @d0gc0w @douglane

2018-03-14: Early days, but it will grow … because every now and then I find yet another useful Micro.Blog …

2018-03-14: Etowah sheriff pockets $750k in jail food funds, buys $740k beach house Filed under things that you …

2018-03-13: 🎵 two years and two days since the passing of keith emerson …. seems forever ago and just …

2018-03-13: Wouldn’t it be cool if @dayone allowed us to edit this list. Stationary? Sure. But doing what? …

2018-03-13: We need a list maker in micro.blog so far the following I count @apulianas @zorn @manton …

2018-03-13: Leaving Silicon Valley - The Irony It’s Time to Leave San Francisco over on Medium, penned by Sunil Rajaraman Two observations 1} He …

2018-03-12: @Casper (The Mattress Company) takes on the Internet This from Fast Company. It makes for an interesting read that I haven’t picked up anywhere else. A …

2018-03-12: I learned a wrinkle of US passport rules: if you have less that three months of valid time on your …

2018-03-11: now THAT is interesting - #Ulysses keywords show up as tags in the #Mac #Finder if the file is …

2018-03-09: 🎵 What do we consider is the average price for rock concert tickets these days - not a big name - …

2018-03-09: What to Watch via @davepell “When the Berlin Wall fell in 1989, there were 11 countries …

2018-03-09: iOS Things just been made part of my world - though MacOS Things will have to wait, to understand if …

2018-03-08: Why do I like the Guardian? Well, their sections match my interests … sport and soccer aside.

2018-03-08: My photo of Vint Cerf at The People Centered Internet event supporting Puerto Rico this past Tuesday …

2018-03-08: Who is interested in #Identity #LostIdentity #IdentityTheft ? If you answered yes on any one …

2018-03-08: Well - that’s a new one …. and not seen for a long long time …. i got an email …

2018-03-08: One for you @d0gC0w Things 3 From an OmniFocus and TaskPaper User

2018-03-08: According to Grammarly I set new personal ‘productivity’ and ‘vocabulary’ records last week. …

2018-03-08: via @davepell Trump signed his tariff order and the 11 remaining signatories of the TPP signed the …

2018-03-08: Pretty sure I have shared this before … but it bears repeating … Twitter - a stalking ground …

2018-03-08: Jon Favreau to Executive Produce and Write Live-Action Star Wars Series

2018-03-08: Time to reorganize (delete?) some of the RSS feeds in my Feedly. SixtyOne ‘news’ items in my ‘read …

2018-03-08: Watching the emerging crap surrounding MoviePass and I keep hearing ‘Data Is The New Oil’. It …

2018-03-07: Definition of A Mellotron? “A synthesizer in a drinks cabinet” Read More

2018-03-07: This just in from @gapingvoid .. and I thought - you know - this is micro.blog. Shouldn’t we be …

2018-03-07: Lonely? Isolated? Read On. This just in … as an Englishman I obviously need to pay more attention. I did not know that I had a …

2018-03-07: Duty Free Shoppers - The Untold Story As an Englishman, I definitely know this company, but never knew the backstory of the co-founder who …

2018-03-07: Just found this one … nice.

2018-03-07: That was a cool event last night : working on all things ‘Puerto Rico’.

2018-03-06: ✍🏼 Frustrated that I couldn’t get what I wanted today .. but today was ‘commit’ day, so got myself a …

2018-03-06: In fact @d0gc0w and I are one step ahead of you @burk

2018-03-05: A little bit pumped about tomorrow 🖋️

2018-03-05: 🎵 Robert Plant at 66 on The Jools Holland Show … educating us on how it is done. Absolutely …

2018-03-05: Talking of inane … which we were not … but others are … this particular post is a prime …

2018-03-05: Oakland Police does have a bad rap, but they are getting better. Over in NYC, it looks like it was a …

2018-03-05: Micro Monday @michal who is helping the micro.blog community with his WordPress plugin. The latest …

2018-03-04: The Deep Fake

2018-03-04: There are so many car smash-and-grabs in San Francisco — 30,000 were reported last year — that …

2018-03-04: Who knew that SLICES OF BREAD is an anagram of DESCRIBES LOAF ? Via Futility Closet and Dean Mayer

2018-03-03: question for @omni … when omnifocus3 comes out - will you be allowed to view AND edit tasks …

2018-03-03: JohnPhilpin @ablaze this is my equivalent layout on Omni2 - forget the black - how are you getting …

2018-03-03: “By the year 2018, 4 out of 5 Americans will have their own personal cryptocurrency”. Really …

2018-03-02: 🎵 Just for you @seansharp Click Here

2018-03-02: 🎵 26 Seconds The ‘full’ version of the ‘single second’ … for @seansharp .. more …

2018-03-02: BEing Seen and BEing Heard - Mitchell Levy Great to see my friend Mitchell Levy on The TedX Stage.

2018-03-02: Decision Making Just read Stowe Boyd on ‘Decisions’ (scroll down to the second article). An interesting read, to …

2018-03-02: As someone called ‘Gaga’ by a very little person … I was fascinated to watch this and …

2018-03-02: I think ‘@’ call outs don’t work on titled posts … so letting @modernlittleme know …

2018-03-02: February, 2018 ... One Second A Day. My thanks to @modernlittleme for the tip on ‘1 Second Every Day’ … I have been …

2018-03-02: On Vero … just one quote: ”under Hariri’s watch, over 31,000 complaints of nonpayment of …

2018-03-02: Once again The Onion nails the truth : Report: We Don’t Make Any Money If You Don’t Click The …

2018-03-02: Sinclair Moves to Skirt Rules and Get Tribune Merger Approved … is it any wonder that we …

2018-03-02: Have to say in a normal movie house I am typically surrounded by coke slurping, popcorn crunching, …

2018-03-01: Guntown

2018-02-28: said it before - saying it again … the apple never falls far from the tree - I’m looking at you …

2018-02-28: Kushner’s Business Got Loans From Companies After White House Meetings - The New York Times … …

2018-02-28: OK - who told me about 1 second every day … I THINK it was @modernlittleme - just can’t …

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2018-02-28: So I micro blogged a comment on pen and paper that got syndicated to twitter and a friend tweeted …

2018-02-27: Not exactly a purge. Definitely liberating … Draft posts in three different blogs Text files …

2018-02-27: time for me to circle round once more. i have seen all the excitement in here around the analogue …

2018-02-26: Micro Monday Nomination : @FrankM … a fellow traveller from 1999

2018-02-26: Cape Town's "Day Zero" is a bellwether of global water crises “With reservoirs already extremely low after a punishing drought, Cape Town is now projected …

2018-02-26: Pots and Kettles "I got through about three minutes of Phantom Thread. I put in a good solid three," Lawrence said …

2018-02-26: Spelling Is Important

2018-02-26: After China, the EU is now working on a Law that could Force Companies like Apple to give up Customer Data on Demand “The EU push comes as a landmark legal battle in the United States nears its climax. The U.S. …

2018-02-26: Bucket lists are ruining tourist hotspots – here’s where to go instead “I first noticed the phenomenon in Seville cathedral. A tour group trailing behind an …

2018-02-26: Parents are buying bulletproof backpacks after Parkland “Caregivers have been stocking up on bulletproof backpacks, tracking devices and doorstops …

2018-02-26: California Democrats Shock Dianne Feinstein; Favor Challenger 54% to 37% ““The outcome of today’s endorsement vote is an astounding rejection of politics as usual, and …

2018-02-26: Old Age - When Does It Start? I only know Julian Summer Hayes through his writing here. This particular post came through the …

2018-02-26: Report: Russian spies hacked computers at Winter Olympics “Russian military spies hacked hundreds of computers at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South …

2018-02-26: America Is the Gun “We have venerated the gun and valorized its usage. America is violent and the gun is a …

2018-02-26: Speeding increases energy in a crash proportional to the square. Bottom line - if you are traveling …

2018-02-26: Closing The Stable Door After The Horse Has Bolted. US credit bureau Equifax has formed a …

2018-02-26: 'Notes From The Web' Is Back … though with a different angle after an hiatus of over two years!

2018-02-25: A First … for me at least!

2018-02-25: The big-eyed wolf spider of Hawaii has two cousins that live in lava caves. One is called the …

2018-02-24: No 🏉 in discover for Six Nations dialogue?

2018-02-23: Apple Seating - via Sunlit On The Viewing Platform Where the ‘spaceship’ really does feel like it is in space … it’s so …

2018-02-23: “American collapse is a catastrophe of human possibility without modern parallel . And because …

2018-02-23: “Wake me up when Alexa can do anything remotely this complex, and I’ll start to worry about Apple …

2018-02-23: When I started with micro.blog I favorited responses from people assuming (wrongly) that the other …

2018-02-23: 🎬 Phantom Thread Nominated For Six Oscars They’re all sewing away …. and I see Somner run through the scene and say, …

2018-02-22: If Just Rediscovered: If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on …

2018-02-21: UK - USA Differalities (1) : Football In The UK there is a sport played with the feet - called …

2018-02-21: Rushkoff | Team Human | Episode 74 ”Technology philosopher Damien Williams on how the algorithms …

2018-02-21: Bezos and Longnow If you listen to the news, it’s as if; Longnow hadn’t existed for the past twenty years. Jeff …

2018-02-20: Remembering Hand made with love.

2018-02-20: Burros No relation to Edgar Rice … it isn’t even spelt the same!

2018-02-20: 📸 One Two. One Two. Originally Posted On Instagram

2018-02-20: The good news is that the two grey icons are now gone … which means all the tests are working …

2018-02-20: Interesting … using workflow to replicate a page of micro.blog posts into Bear 🐻 … …

2018-02-20: Where was that dialogue about using workflow to publish from IAwriter to micro.blog [filed under …

2018-02-20: Why do American TV sports announcers speak with that aggressive,phony, half scream. They could just …

2018-02-20: Doc Searls : Google Condemns the Archival Web … it’s as if Google is providing more nails …

2018-02-19: With all this talk about eschewing digital and moving to paper … whatever happened to …

2018-02-19: ”I can’t drive a Formula One car to work. It would be really cool to be able to do that, and I could …

2018-02-19: Proof reading a post and got stuck trying to work out what a ‘Word Professor’ was … Processor! …

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2018-02-19: Is it just me - or has Amazon taken the day off aswell ?

2018-02-19: Things I have learnt today (so far) My dentist works on Presidents (1) Day My doctor does not work …

2018-02-19: Chunky Mark On Corruption

2018-02-19: Micro Monday : @johnholzer : for his inspiration!

2018-02-18: 📺 ”At least organized crime is organized.” … name that show.

2018-02-18: It might surprise you to learn that even in the Whitehouse they use decision theory.

2018-02-18: Just heard someone on CNN condemning North Korea for how many people are incarcerated there. Know …

2018-02-17: Funny since I discovered micro.blog realized that tumblr had really just fallen off the heap …

2018-02-17: Having sold their business in China, sounds like they are preparing to sell the entire South East …

2018-02-17: Random Words 7/7 And you have got your message. I think you might be able to come to the game …

2018-02-17: ”So Apple employees in the company’s new campus have been walking into glass walls. Looks like they …

2018-02-16: ”As America gets whiter, the world gets darker … and I ain’t talkin’ skin tone.” ‘Someone’

2018-02-16: 🍻 Now THAT’S a pub crawl! 🍻

2018-02-16: Random Words 6/7 But it didn’t take that much more to get better than it was before.

2018-02-16: Thankyou UCD Olive Oil directly from the fields.

2018-02-16: Homepod Or Echo For years I have listened to people as they gather around the ‘internet campfire’ discussing …

2018-02-16: A Perspective From England

2018-02-16: I saw a 🎥 on 📺 last night … The Parking Lot Movie .. super way to spend an hour and ten minutes … a …

2018-02-16: An Excellent Read From The Outline On Gun Violence … to which let me append a quote I shared just …

2018-02-15: Twitter - a stalking ground for the sanctimoniously self-righteous who love to second-guess, to leap …

2018-02-15: 🎵 was it @stefp or @minton or @laurentboileau or @pgor that put me onto Night Watch - and I was told …

2018-02-15: 🎵 If you are already a user of any Rogue Amoeba product … this is a nice little thank-you …

2018-02-15: 👋 @manton - thanks for the 🚀 recommendation .. I am sure @katiefloyd will come around … I did

2018-02-15: There’s something about this set up that is - oh I don’t’ know - beautiful?

2018-02-15: I like that the iphone no longer needs to connect to iTunes to manage itself .. but I sure do miss …

2018-02-15: Random Words 5/7 Hello again from my phone as I use the predictive text function on the …

2018-02-15: Random Words 4/7 Here we are in the same place as we were in yesterday afternoon and the morning was …

2018-02-15: Glasgow is where it is at … just added it to my bucket list … Oh wait - already been to …

2018-02-15: It Can’t Happen Here By Sinclair Lewis (the first American author to receive the Nobel Prize in …

2018-02-15: Let’s see …

2018-02-15: Well how clever is this thankyou @manton ….. I think this is an interesting and potentially …

2018-02-14: 👋

2018-02-14: 🎵 OSI This popped into my feed today Reminded me that I hadn’t listened to it for a while … …

2018-02-14: File Netanyahu in the bucket of “If I say I am innocent - I must be innocent.”

2018-02-14: 🎵 meets 📺 … there has been dialogue in the micro.blog network about Black Mirror … did not …

2018-02-13: I keep on thinking Skype be damned … bye bye … and then I read things like this and I …

2018-02-13: Who was it talking about crosswords … and the use of numbers in same. This is even worse

2018-02-13: Free Photo Resources Here

2018-02-13: If you use an ad blocker and visit Salon …. know that your computer is going to be used to help them …

2018-02-13: I have been collecting snippets of writing that I have had distributed all over my computers and …

2018-02-13: Data Privacy Day I heard a lot of narrative about ‘Passwords’ and how important they …

2018-02-13: #Rules Of Online Behavior Your online persona is under everyone’s control, no matter how in control …

2018-02-13: Shoutout to someone we all know and love … @manton …. Let me explain. I have an …

2018-02-12: I {well, someone else - not ‘me’ per se} Built A Bot To Apply To Thousands Of Jobs At …

2018-02-12: #Curation Consolidating unpublished snippets and thinking in Ulysses Posted in manageable chunks …

2018-02-12: ”The essential American soul is hard, isolate, stoic, and a killer. It has never yet melted.” …

2018-02-12: Your Rights The right to be informed The right of access The right to rectification The right to erasure The …

2018-02-12: Talk about an anti-climax .. it buys Google a 0.34% stake in Uber - because they still value Uber at …

2018-02-12: Half Time Score : 🍺🍺🍺🍺🍺 - 🍷🍷🍷 It isn’t important - except it is CRAFT BEER IS BETTER FOR YOU …

2018-02-12: You might think them unusual … but in England they are the norm … Ten Unusual British Festivals via …

2018-02-12: Random Words 2/7 We are getting ready for our first trip tomorrow morning to see what the weather …

2018-02-12: I like Dan Rather. He’s a fine newsman, an interesting person to talk to, and quite a bit …

2018-02-12: It tickled my funny bone via Marketoonist

2018-02-11: Random Words 1/7 The only thing is that you can’t see the difference between the photos and the …

2018-02-11: Got to write the words

2018-02-11: Apparently we need bots to help people report workplace abuse … Phil Libin, the co-founder of …

2018-02-11: Micro.blog is no longer on my phone’s first screen … it is on the dock.

2018-02-11: The New Yorker provides an alternative view to how most of us think about printers. Who doesn’t see …

2018-02-11: 🎵 Fascinating short on the making of 10CCs ‘I’m Not In Love’. Creme and Godley were massive …

2018-02-11: The History Of Unicode as told by xkcd.com

2018-02-11: Engadget reports that the Equifax breach may have exposed more data than first thought …. of …

2018-02-11: A review of Ulysses from Apple Insider provides some interesting insights. Been using the product …

2018-02-10: Twice in as many days Apple has decided that there is a threat to my account and insisting that I …

2018-02-10: Excellent piece this morning from JP Rangaswami on John Perry Barlow. Particularly interesting to me …

2018-02-09: 🎥 The Hundred Foot Journey I saw something this morning float by in the stream claiming that France has the ‘best restaurant in …

2018-02-09: About Communication A text file is mere kilobytes. Movie files are megabytes. Real life bleeds into …

2018-02-09: Just ran through one of my IFTTT accounts and purged 80% of the triggers. Half of them were just …

2018-02-08: Just about seamless sharing from DayONE into micro.blog via the iOS share sheet … lovely …

2018-02-08: Adlai E. Stevenson II “In America, anybody can be president. That’s one of the risks …

2018-02-08: Michael Lewis ”Success is always rationalized. People really don’t like to hear success explained …

2018-02-08: It must be me - more tech difficulties.

2018-02-08: Technical Difficulties Received from a friend who noticed a couple of typos in an email just as he …

2018-02-08: 🎵 Pete Frame Read all about him on Wikipedia or - pop over to his web site I had two of his books a long time …

2018-02-08: Behavior We can change the behavior of companies that do not support our belief system. Vote with …

2018-02-08: 🖋️📚 Question for the writing cognoscenti … specifically Ulysses users … what is the …

2018-02-08: Airlines Will Need 637,000 More Pilots Before 2035 Extraordinary when you think that even today most …

2018-02-08: Wise words from a colleague, in response to asking a group of people what they thought about a …

2018-02-07: Recording

2018-02-07: Newton’s Three Laws Of Getting Things Done Newton’s three laws of motion can be used as …

2018-02-07: Practice makes perfect … lots of practice I am going to guess. via Futility Closet

2018-02-07: Some people just have too much time . . not that I am complaining mind … via Coudal

2018-02-07: Pinboard Commit OK … commit to pinboard … check import old deli.co.us tags for posterity … check all 12,396 …

2018-02-07: 💥 no cross posting to twitter for this one … and loving the conversation swipe @Manton

2018-02-07: Apparently the NHS sucks … and is so bad that Trump et al want nothing to do with it … …

2018-02-06: Life is what happens when you are busy making other plans .... John Lennon’s words came to my mind this morning driving on the 101 to a meeting. Apparently …

2018-02-05: 3:10 To Yuma … on my list 3:17 To Paris … not on my list Yes … I know it’s …

2018-02-05: Maybe Why We Rebel Against Machine Learning? Not my words … in fact, not sure whose they are … if I find out, I will come back and …

2018-02-05: Who I Am By the numbers there’s my driver’s license, car registration, license plate, zip code, various …

2018-02-05: The Open Web My own work right now is with Customer Commons, on terms each of us can assert, and that sites and …

2018-02-05: Time Being of a certain generation … the existence of The Berlin Wall is very much part of the DNA …

2018-02-05: Tech is now a weapon for propaganda ... … and the problem is way bigger than Russia. If you are following the debate around privacy, …

2018-02-05: The Inimitable Sarah Cooper on What to say when asked to work for free

2018-02-05: John Philpin … no we haven’t met … yes we have talked on the phone … yes we are related (we …

2018-02-05: 🎵 Martyn On Monday Reminded of this today … A live BBC recording from his Solid Air album. John was never …

2018-02-05: Vellum Does anyone have any knowledge / experience / thoughts about Vellum? ##Later Now - that is really …

2018-02-04: Personalized E-mails Should Be .. Well .. Personalized! There must be something about me at this time of the year .. apparently I first signed up with IFTTT …

2018-02-03: 🎬 AT IMDB : The Shape of Water RATING : 🌟🌟 COMMENTS : Didn’t want to see it based on the ads … and …

2018-02-03: Just a post shared from Unread after seeing it (the reader - not the Post) promoted by @Brentsimmons …

2018-02-03: Moving My 1999 Posts to Micro.Blog I have linked my 1999 site into Micro.Blog - so that if I publish something on …

2018-02-03: Funny how milestones come all at once …

2018-02-03: New ‘To Do’ … that might never get done … move 450 or so posts from my 1999 Server to …

2018-02-03: Bought DayONE 2 … 2 Years Ago Today … according to DayONE 2 … is that meta - or …

2018-02-02: Wait … Groundhog Day? Today?

2018-02-02: Hat hung onto … feeling good about the workflow … still not quite right … but …

2018-02-02: Customer Centricity at AmEx .. 1) Sorry - you can’t do that on the web site - please call the number …

2018-02-02: Ryan, Sara and Justin … I am with you …

2018-02-01: 🎵 Steven Wilson Concert Setlist at Sala Tejo, Altice Arena, Lisbon on January 31, 2018 Looking …

2018-02-01: Now THAT’s what I am Talking about When you look at these sorry efforts … knowing that what …

2018-02-01: August 1939 Mobile, Alabama History Rhymes

2018-02-01: Doomed … my bold ”I’ve kept one promise after another and we’re just getting started …

2018-02-01: thanks to @colinwalker i now have an Instapaper App running on my Mac.

2018-02-01: My bold … and edits As of this writing Apple’s market cap is $860B. That’s based on a price to …

2018-02-01: David Does David Just watch It will take five minutes and 24 seconds of your day. **File Under ** Just Great 🎵

2018-02-01: Five Blue States Could Determine Who Controls The House In 2018 Specifically; New Jersey, …

2018-01-31: Good Grief sometimes - you just have to wonder …. Hundreds of top-secret and highly classified cabinet …

2018-01-31: Heh @vincent - was just looking at your web site - nice, clean and simple … is it a micro.blog site? …

2018-01-31: nice to meet you @michal

2018-01-31: Last Night’s Supermoon Eclipse. Well … I got up. I looked. I watched. I waited. Pretty amazing … although you wouldn’t …

2018-01-31: Micro Blog Safely Delivering A Post To Wordpress This is a specific post - with a specific reason. The specifics relate to using this plug in on one …

2018-01-31: First we saw the Coachella line up - and i remember reading that ‘ROCK MUSIC is dead’ …

2018-01-30: #Observation …. when you write a post with a headline in it such as - symbols like 🎵 embedded in the …

2018-01-30: Shop Class as Soulcraft I captured the following information on this 📚 somewhere ( maybe even here ). I haven’t read it - …

2018-01-30: Steven Wilson File Under : 🎵 Over the past ten days I have dropped a daily entry of an image, with a comment into …

2018-01-29: Informed Consent A question raised recently, that ‘everyone’ should be able to answer … How do …

2018-01-29: Experiment Playing around with Bear. I already have Editorial and iAWriter, but somehow neither are …

2018-01-29: Just thinking. It’s what you do.

2018-01-29: Discovery Discover Suggestion for @macgenie …. how about an index somewhere (another icon?) of all …

2018-01-29: It’s Micro Monday - thanks for the reminder @magenie … when I read Along The Ray … I think …

2018-01-29: Pre No-Man Album Release - take note @minton 🎵

2018-01-29: Artists Start To Get Paid A Bit More Read All About It “A federal copyright board has raised the music streaming royalties for …

2018-01-29: Maybe I am just getting too cynical for my own good, but when I read that Marillion is releasing a …

2018-01-29: 🎵 Truly sad news … I guess it happens to us all.

2018-01-29: 🎵 10/10 Not Much He Doesn’t Do

2018-01-29: Serenity Caldwell at iMore with the complete low down on what you can and cannot play through the …

2018-01-28: Oh Wait 2017-12-28 I’m A Fan 2017-12-29 Maybe A Sign Of The Times

2018-01-28: Test posts flushed - it’s what you do.

2018-01-28: It's People That Make A Company. Got to tell you … @Manton at Micro Blog rocks. For a variety of reasons I have posted trouble …

2018-01-28: 🎵 9/10 Not Your Grandma’s Communion

2018-01-27: Sunlit - Straight Out Of The Box Observations And Comments I am running the beta of Sunlit (thankyou @manton). I have done two posts so far …. This one …

2018-01-27: 🎵 8/10 Art, An Album, A Scrap Book

2018-01-27: Kicks Riding The Road. Living The Dream. No … that isn’t me - I’m the dude on the other side of the …

2018-01-27: Get Your Fix On Route 66 Just passing through Oatman on Route 66 … and found a gunfight in process. It was unclear if …

2018-01-26: Editorial and IAWriter So playing around with both Editorial and IA Writer - both have their ‘bennies’ and I can see a role …

2018-01-26: I am now official …. and Micro.Blog is now my ‘go to’ place for posting in Mars …

2018-01-26: 🎵 7/10 Still contains one of my favorite instrumentals

2018-01-26: Let The Speaker Wars Begin

2018-01-26: 🎵 Some Homepod Details HomePod can play purchased iTunes music, podcasts and stream Beats 1 without …

2018-01-26: Farrago is a new app from Rogue Amoeba … the video sold me … and I don’t even need it …

2018-01-25: I had an idea to add 🎬 to the discover thread maybe also 👩🏽 to help us find more diverse people to …

2018-01-25: Feature Request Would a reply all function end up being too hard or result in unintended …

2018-01-25: I just heard @kentwada say that ‘data about who I am’ and ‘who I am’ … are one and the same. …

2018-01-25: Apparently drugs are arriving in America through the USPS … who knew? Apparently, not the …

2018-01-25: 🎵 6/10 Each Letter Has Meaning

2018-01-25: Are we adding 🎬 to the 📚 and 🎵 search capability any time soon?

2018-01-24: 🎵 5/10 A Little Heavier Than A Storm In A Teacup

2018-01-24: The Scourge of Clickbait … nice piece from @gruber on @Apple scrapping the #iPhoneX … …

2018-01-24: Instant ‘Unicorn’ status … for a doorbell maker. Apparently, it isn’t just a doorbell, it’s a …

2018-01-24: Is That How You Do It? …. because, when you put it like that, it seems so easy … How to Write a Blog Post I …

2018-01-24: The Homepod 🎵 What’s in YOUR HomePod makes for a quick interesting summary of some of the tech that makes it …

2018-01-23: The Funniest Comedian in the world apparently

2018-01-23: I think I have just realized something …. if you open a MICRO.BLOG post with …

2018-01-23: And now … ?

2018-01-23: Westminster council rejects Margaret Thatcher statue plans Not surprised … other than .. …

2018-01-23: 🎵 Via Dave Mark over at LoopInsight Pandora Promo Using Album Covers

2018-01-23: 🎵 4/10 A Veritable Spectrum

2018-01-22: Been Missing My Old Friend Today …

2018-01-22: “I found out for the first time last night that the person who technically shuts the …

2018-01-22: An Experiment This is a bit of an experiment. I am writing using Editorial #Inspiration Thanks to @frankm who was …

2018-01-22: “Nothing underscores wealth inequality like paying someone to hold your place in line” ... Elaine …

2018-01-22: A Mathematician’s Lament A friend of mine sent me this, written by Paul Lockhart. I don’t have time to read it in its …

2018-01-22: Bit By Bit … Little By Little … One Step At A Time … Slowly Does it … …

2018-01-22: 🎵 Oh my …. Stairway To Heaven like I have never heard! Well worth a click through and listen …

2018-01-22: 🎵 3/10 Dark Lyrics. Happy Tunes.

2018-01-22: Business Insider An Apple Store Experience From Hell — And It’s Clear There Are Larger …

2018-01-22: I think I’m with Shawn 2018 Duke University commencement speaker announcement www.loopinsight.com

2018-01-21: Journalism and Platforms It’s time for journalism to build its own platforms The ‘Monday Note’ take I think we can all agree …

2018-01-21: 🎵 2/10 Revisiting this one today on the recommendation of @laurentboileau

2018-01-21: Did a search for ‘Mac’ … 23 accounts came up …. over half listed as zero posts …

2018-01-21: Wait … what? NYT - Hawaii Governor knew that the alarm was false in two minutes What the hell …

2018-01-21: Cough! Pants

2018-01-21: For those of you that follow 📚 and read with a device rather than paper …. you might find …

2018-01-21: Integration and Aggregation Capturing this link now and will come back to it later. Micro.blog Help - Replies and @-mentions …

2018-01-20: Just discovered the 3D Touch option to post on Micro Blog … very nice. Naturally, This posted …

2018-01-20: Quiet. Nice and quiet.

2018-01-20: I love how you can add a twitter handle in Micro.Blog which is inactive on Micro.Blog but becomes a …

2018-01-20: 🎵 1/10 It will become clear. Probably in 11/10 This was the first …

2018-01-20: Cringely’s take on how the recent corporate tax windfalls are essentially a stab in the eye for all …

2018-01-18: I have too many writing apps … again … how does this happen? Answers on a postcard …

2018-01-18: Breakfast this morning at Bucks which can only be described as a Silicon Valley institution - with a …

2018-01-18: Truth Imagination Is Life ... Hugh Macleod

2018-01-18: 🎵 Anyone in here a Steven Wilson enthusiast ?

2018-01-18: People First It’s a focus of mine. Learn more at - where else? People First Come say ‘hi’

2018-01-17: <br> Just bring me ~~~ 📚 John Fowles John Irving John Steinbeck John LeCarre

2018-01-17: Awesome. Worked out how to import a Wordpress blog into my micro.blog - and how to replicate the …

2018-01-17: Excellent It works …. in case you are wondering, the last two posts - and this one comes to …

2018-01-17: #Thinking As you do … and wondering if it will work. Later - yup - it did!

2018-01-17: Just Overheard … “Oh no - sorry - Andrea is no longer with us.” “I am sorry to hear that she …

2018-01-17: Daring Fireball, John Gruber: Farhad Manjoo: ‘It’s Time for Apple to Build a Less Addictive iPhone’

2018-01-17: Post Number One …. Let’s see!

2018-01-10: Power To The People Vendors spend billions of dollars every year on software to manage their ‘customer relationships’. …

2018-01-10: Ageism Odd … Isn’t It? When you were aged twenty to thirty years old, you were told that you …

2018-01-07: Be Busy

2018-01-07: It’s amazing what you can find in a desert.

2018-01-07: Electric cars are older than you think

2017-08-25: Texture Picture

2017-08-25: You Incomplete Me!

2017-08-16: Maybe Single Silos Are The Way To Go?

2017-07-26: Captured

2017-06-08: Hawaii - gods country - and j amnit even religious !

2017-05-03: Ferry to San Francisco will be here soon #commute #sausalito #bayarea #summerhasbegun

2017-04-08: So Long - And Thanks For All The Fish And So ... The end of the River Experiment.  Continue Reading Here.

2017-03-20: What You Need To Know About Uber This last post highlighted a recent article about the likely failing of Uber .... it was one of a …

2017-03-20: Uber Is Not Natural And Needs To Die This article neatly and concisely summarises everything that I dislike about Uber. If you follow …

2017-03-20: Time To Find A New Coffee Place Interesting - it’s kind of like expecting good food from a business who’s job is to fly …

2017-03-17: Dear Mr. Trump .... … Recognise anyone?

2017-03-17: Voice Ads - And Not What You Are Hoping For Google Tests Waters of Voice Ads on SpeakerAn unprompted promotion highlights balancing act the tech …

2017-03-09: John Philpin - The Other One no we haven’t met yes we have talked on the phone yes we are related (we think) this is one of …

2017-03-09: Car Sticker With Truth

2017-03-07: What It Means To Be American ... it certainly explains why I am not Republican. A couple of choice extracts:Nearly six in 10 …

2017-03-07: America Continues To Lead ... ... that's sarcasm folks .... I have to say it took Battersea many many false starts before it got …

2017-03-07: Does The End Of The London Taxi Portend The End Of Everything? First they licensed Uber, and I did not speak out - Because I was working. Then the Trade Unionists …

2017-03-03: Uber [ No Longer ] Alles Good Grief To lose 1 senior VP in a week is never good. To lose two is very careless. Add to the …

2017-03-02: We Dumbed Down The Entrance Qualifications For The Presidency - Now Some Wag Is Trying To Do The …

2017-03-02: Is Uber Trying To Get More Crazy and Confused Than The Trump Administration? Interesting to see that when I wrote ... this  and this and this oh - and this   as I …

2017-03-02: Uber - Liars or Just A U-Turn? Remember when Uber said ... not us ... ... looks like it is! As Gruber writes: The message to …

2017-03-02: Apparently We Are Tapping Our Leaders Phones Absolutely Brilliant !!!!

2017-03-01: Life ... Not 'Liff' .. Life Read All About It.

2017-03-01: Travis, Travis, Travis .... WTF Seriously?  You just can't make this stuff up. If this and this wasn't enough - now you have …

2017-02-28: My Psion Has Been Updated I won’t be getting this one - but I did have the first - what was it thirty years ago?

2017-02-28: The Truth About Uber Continues To Surface ... I wrote and published this post about the trials and tribulations (ok - not trials - YET) of Uber …

2017-02-26: Forbes? Seriously? No Auto Rotation?

2017-02-26: I Spy With My Little Eye - Something Beginning with 'T' Private Eye Reports ... According to her attack-dog attorney, Charles Harder, the Mail’s …

2017-02-26: Let The Punishment Fit The Crime Virginia man gets 11 years in prison for trying to join Islamic State ... not actually joining, and …

2017-02-24: TRUTH Thankyou Hugh Then again - there is this … What Makes A Thought Leader - Brian Solis

2017-02-23: Time Moves Faster When You Are Older As we move steadily into 2017, I know that I am not the first to recognize that we are now 50 years …

2017-02-23: Slick By Name ... Slick By Nature Absolutely brilliant. Back in England - in the middle ages - people would occasionally get …

2017-02-23: The Precursor To The Fall Oh c'mon! And for heavens sake grow up. Conway says she gets 'different set of questions' on TV Oh …

2017-02-23: Thanks For The Reminder Gaping Void On It

2017-02-21: I Don't Even Know What To Write ... British MPs lined up on Monday to pour scorn on a “racist and sexist” Donald Trump, who they …

2017-02-21: Now We Know Where The Line Gets Drawn After I wrote this at the beginning of the year, where .. The Chicago Review of Books (had) made the …

2017-02-20: And Another Example Of Recurring History First - there was this. Then on reading about who actually built Mar-a-Lago, it is revealed to …

2017-02-20: Mar-a-Lago Finally Fulfilling Its Destiny? Now that is an interesting piece of history - given where we are today .. Mar-a-Lago is an estate …

2017-02-20: Remember When Serving Your Country Was an Honour ... .. and not a way to make a quick buck - I offer this as an example. The U.S. Marshals Service says …

2017-02-18: AirBNB Facing Significant Law Suit Denver-based AIMCO, one of the biggest landlords in the US, owns and manages over 50,000 apartments …

2017-02-18: Snap - Not just a Company - But A Description Of Market Position Snap is going to market, trying to pitch itself as a unique blend of Silicon Valley and Hollywood. …

2017-02-17: Will It Be Amway or Blackwater that drives future Education policy in the USA? Old pieces now - but let’s not forget the connections that don’t seem to be too much …

2017-02-17: If You Are In The US - Replace Dragon With Shark Great post from the people at Taxi Leaks on Uber's business model ... Dragon: So you are going to be …

2017-02-17: McSweeney's Nails It ..... We love what you’ve done so far with Season 1. We think this is shaping up to be a truly unique …

2017-02-16: A Finely Tuned Machine Pretty Sure this is as finely tuned as the Whitehouse right now.

2017-02-16: And Another Thing .... … ‘BT Wi-Fi with Fon’ told to fk off and die.I have just returned from the UK - I …

2017-02-15: Beyond Bridges - Come On Over Read All About It Delivered To Your Inbox

2017-02-15: My Reading List Just Got Longer - And Re-priortised At the centre of The Book of Dust is the struggle between a despotic and totalitarian organisation, …

2017-02-15: A Zoetrope of Galloping Despair Today, during my morning routine of opening my laptop, clicking on literally anything, and just …

2017-02-14: Next To Go? You got to be quick if you gonna delete tweets.

2017-02-14: The First Stepford Husband

2017-02-13: Self Driving Cars ... PAH Self-Flying Drones .... THAT's where the future is at. While we here in the West are …

2017-02-13: Somebody Needs To Document The Agregated LayOffs ... In the tech industry AND the AR/VR industry Don't forget this that I wrote in Mid January - …

2017-02-12: As Carl Sagan Would Have It ...

2017-02-12: Dear Fullers Brewing Company ... I enjoy your beer. Very much. I detest your online policies .... 24 Hours? 28 Days!!!In my world - …

2017-02-11: Reuters Reporting Ten Year Old News As Something New. I have written many times before that Tesla is not a car company. For example - 18 months …

2017-02-11: You Have To Seek Truth ... It Won't Seek You. I love Flowing Data. Which is one reason why I am highlighting this post. Lessons for all ... not …

2017-02-11: Uber Is Above The Law. That Can Be The ONLY Explanation. Remember when I wrote this? And this? And how if you are paying attention, you will get the idea …

2017-02-11: How To Make A Living If You Are A Connector Way back in 2012 I wrote this. ... as long as I have been in business I keep hearing (and repeating) …

2017-02-10: The Long Game - Is It Really Relative? The entire contraption of “Unbridled Energy” is supported only by a rote optimism: “The United …

2017-02-10: Been On A Break … but back and ramping up to deliver our normal service. Don’t forget …

2017-01-24: Shepard Fairey Thinking Applied To Hugh Macleod I love the work of both Hugh and Shephard - my apologies if I take their name in vain.

2017-01-23: Is Zuck Real? This Team Runs Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook Page Gruber's original post ... ending with Key point …

2017-01-23: Writing Tips To match the number of novels, letters, essays, and other scribblings Asimov produced in his …

2017-01-23: Good Question Will Donald Trump be assassinated, ousted in a coup or just impeached? Read All About It.  The …

2017-01-23: Grown Up Reporting In the movie Now You See Me ( 1 and 2), there are some nice quotes about the essence of magic. Was …

2017-01-23: Fakebook News Facebook:We will work with third-party organizations on how to better understand and to promote news …

2017-01-23: Masks Whichever way you look at it - same face.

2017-01-18: You're Fired The paper tried to rise above all this, but it made a new rule: If you sack a compositor, get him …

2017-01-17: Fact Fatigue Is Settling In The saddest part of this : Third of Republicans Think Trump Won Popular Vote ... is that I am not …

2017-01-17: Smoke Without Fire I wrote this yesterday ... and then it got me to thinking ... Theranos - this just the latest …

2017-01-16: You Can't Have It Both Ways What Grande does need is a reality check. Sorry, honey but you can’t base a career on selling sex …

2017-01-16: The Underbelly of Silicon Valley Continues To Be Exposed There are nay-sayers out there letting us know that there is nothing to worry about. Then again - …

2017-01-16: Hawaii Story-telling ... It's A Tradition. I love how Podcasts are really emerging as a story-telling vehicle. Of course Serial is the famous …

2017-01-16: Just Ignore This - Like Usual So my tributary feeds my river. And my river feeds my estuary. But not always. I wonder .... as …

2017-01-14: XFinity and Beyond .... It just appealed to me. And I know it's naughty - but as I have demonstrated a few times before ... …

2017-01-11: Apple Is Doomed Seriously? I Thought Peter Thiel was meant to be a visionary. These are all his comments ... 'age of …

2017-01-08: Beer Maps - And Not The Kind You Are Thinking This right here. This link. This is the single most important link you ever need to have. The Beer …

2017-01-08: Playing Around With OPML Files If you see this ... you can ignore it.

2017-01-08: Truth ? Fiction? Who Cares? If the election of an American president abetted by Russian interference seems stranger than …

2017-01-07: There Are Leaks - And Then There Are Leeks I still don't get why Billy Bush was so bad that he was essentially thrown off TV - but Trump is now …

2017-01-07: Retro I have not owned a printer for the better part of 4 years. In that time I have had to actually print …

2017-01-07: OPML - Bug Or Incompatability I was fixing a bug in OmniOutliner where it wouldn’t open a file with an uppercase .OPML …

2017-01-07: Anyone Can Be A Patron Of The Arts Fascinating read from NPR. Bottom line - you do not have to be rich to sponsor the arts. Beth …

2017-01-07: Outlier or Just Business As Usual The drama has some investors predicting more disasters. “What if Theranos is the canary in the …

2017-01-04: And Another One Bites The Dust There is a lot of noise about the inadequacy of Twitter, that it is stagnant, lacks innovation and …

2017-01-03: Micro-Blogging De Jour You might guess that I am a big fan of this idea - it's a kick starter project for …

2017-01-01: New Beginnings 2017 is upon us and while this piece of writing is not about new years resolution, it is an …

2017-01-01: Fact Checking On The Fly In remarks to reporters upon entering a New Year’s Eve celebration at his Mar-a-Lago estate on …

2017-01-01: Keeping It 100 My thanks to my buddy Louis for this link .... a long story, full of detail and exposure …

2016-12-31: Guilty Until Proven Innocent ... .. and that’s just your house! No crime had been committed in the Sourovelises’ house, but …

2016-12-30: A Cling-filmed Parcel of Hamburger Meat "Where else are you going to hear Donald Trump described as “a clingfilmed parcel of hamburger …

2016-12-27: Truth Continues To Be Stranger Than Fiction To succeed, House of Cards has to be wayyy over-the-top compared to the reality of …

2016-12-27: How Would You Change Your Business If You Knew ... that you 1] Can never sell or retire. 2] Can have no more than 10 clients at any time. 3] …

2016-12-27: North Carolina Ranks Right Beside Other Failed Democracies Well - you were probably wondering anyway - right? Now it is official. In the just released EIP …

2016-12-27: And We Wonder How Fake News Takes Hold So Easily .... More than seven-in-ten (73%) say that Jesus was born to a virgin and 81% believe he was laid in a …

2016-12-27: Fun, Topical, Clever, and I have to confess - I have always liked the song.

2016-12-27: Celebrate Independent Thinking I agree ... if only Republican party members in Congress and Senate would realize that it is ok.

2016-12-23: Private Eye - LIVE You know how America keeps coming up with ideas and calling them their own? Archie Bunker and …

2016-12-23: Now THAT is a Full Nelson ! HTML is precisely what we were trying to PREVENT— ever-breaking links, links going outward only, …

2016-12-23: People Power And did they get you to trade Your heroes for ghosts? Hot ashes for trees? Hot air for a cool …

2016-12-22: You Say Computer - I Say Truck Excellent Post and Video From Jason Snell. As Steve Jobs said: When we were an agrarian nation, …

2016-12-22: Anyone Worried? ... or even asking questions? When it happened, I commented that in the USA, it would probably …

2016-12-22: We Are Back It is a loooong story - which I will recount on my main site when I have a moment - but back we …

2016-11-09: In The Sincere Hope That I Am Totally Wrong Hilary Lost. We delivered on the request made in the video. Everyone got it wrong. I am not going to …

2016-11-08: Trump and Brexit - Another Connection Donald Trump is like Brexit in three key wayswrites Lord Ashcroft. In his piece he highlights …

2016-11-08: Another Misconception This just in from Patently Apple. It is about how the new touch bar borrows from Microsoft …

2016-11-08: When Will They Ever Learn This kind of stupidity has been going on for years. I can't believe that it is still happening. …

2016-11-08: Twit Meets TWiT “You can trust Jason Calacanis he’s an expert in incompetence.”… first comment …

2016-11-08: Chips Without Semi Conductors What is the fuss all about ? Read All About it.

2016-11-08: More Generational Claptrap I think The ' Prof ' at MarketingProfs must be on sabbatical. The Headline reads : Four Ways to …

2016-11-08: Trump's Gold We read a lot about Trump and Gold. Turns out he even models himself on The Golden Ratio. Ok, not …

2016-11-07: What's The Difference Between 'Magic' and 'Faith' To date, Magic Leap has raised nearly $1.4 billion in venture capital, including $794 million this …

2016-11-07: Truth In Humour Via Loopinsight

2016-11-06: Prescient ? Two Tribes

2016-11-06: This Is America One comment I did not reflect in my conversation with a couple of Republicans the other night was my …

2016-11-05: And They Say We Don't Need Government ... Today New Zealand’s Telecommunications Industry officially announced today that “For …

2016-11-05: Shared Experiences I went to see Steven Wilson play last night. Post to come - but during the evening found myself in …

2016-11-05: Mad King Ludwig I wish there were more reviews and such positivity in the world ... what a great review. Who's he …

2016-11-05: People Matter .. it was a movie. It was true. Keep it in mind when you think. When you vote. When you live.

2016-11-04: Getting On The Inside Track So this post is much more of a test than ever before - having just read this post and watched the …

2016-11-03: Gates and Windows not needed in an Open World Tickled my funny bone: Bill Gates: “So, how’s heaven, Steve?”  Steve Jobs: “Great ! It …

2016-11-03: Doctor Strange and Pink Floyd Read All About It

2016-11-03: Seriously Funny Sarah Cooper - two back-to-back pieces well worth a read. If it wasn't so true - it would be really …

2016-11-03: Understanding Great Britain, The UK and England Nice guide to understanding the UK - in case you get confused by this one. Two HighlightsEnglish – …

2016-11-03: Belief - Against All Facts Surprisingly, nearly two-thirds of subscribers believe the autonomous car revolution will take place …

2016-11-03: Seth Meyers on Choice “Do you pick someone who’s under federal investigation for using a private email …

2016-11-03: The True Meaning Of Words Remembering a lot today ...

2016-11-03: 'Prince' David For today's Musical delectation ...

2016-11-03: My 1999 Story REPOST First thing to point out … I definitely am not a techy - but love what Dave Winer …

2016-11-03: Auspicious Beginnings REPOST I Liked Dave Winer’s post ‘this’ morning (actually April 22nd). … …

2016-11-03: Prince Rocks Out REPOST Originally posted on April 22nd, 2016.

2016-11-03: Follow Your Dreams

2016-11-03: There's Something's Extraordinary Happening ... Superb Article from Gustavo Tanaka, a Brazilian author and entrepreneur. The article was …

2016-11-03: Want to Live? Start Bidding. FutureWorld is a boutique consulting group that help companies visualize and try to understand where …

2016-11-01: There Is No Technology Industry Great Article from Anil Dash that popped into my feeds today (even though it seems to have been …

2016-11-01: Silicon Delta … just a name I am thinking about. There is a lot going on up there.

2016-10-31: 1999 - Documenting Some CSS Issues Important this post was written in and an on a for 1999 .... now the post is here - it is probably …

2016-10-30: LAAS - Language As A Service I don't get it - I sent in my $39 - and I still can't speak German. The iMore headline specifically …

2016-10-30: Marketing Attribution Excellent read if you at all care about the F**D up world of Marketing.... Gartner’s recent Hype …

2016-10-30: Level The Playing Field Ian Duncam Smith's  single point - The British Government needs to level the playing field when …

2016-10-28: Who 'Owns' Customer Experience? Great Article From Brian Solis. Turns out that the problem companies have with 'Customer Experience' …

2016-10-28: Mesmerized If the soundtrack is not Tangerine Dream - whoever it was must have been inspired by them. via …

2016-10-28: Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality I've commented on Mr. Scoble before. And I am going to do it again. This just in. In it Robert talks …

2016-10-28: 'We The People' Are Rising In Maui

2016-10-28: Maui and GMO - The Tide Just Might Be Turning You might not know this ... but The islands of Hawaii are the world’s epicenter for GMO testing. …

2016-10-28: Tuning The Self Building on the happiness monk - watch the video here,  I just discovered this link … …

2016-10-28: The Platform Revolution If you know me, you know I ramble on about Platforms. They are very specific things. I love the …

2016-10-25: A Blank Reminder I attended VRM day yesterday down at The Computer History Museum. More of that to come. But one of …

2016-10-23: It's True .. Macs cost a LOT less than PCs I have never understood why Apple hasn't really used the RoI story to sell its Macs. I have long …

2016-10-22: World's Colliding If you track my stuff you will know that there are a couple of consistent threads that run through …

2016-10-20: Creative, Engaging and Message Delivered 30 Days. 30 Songs. “A playlist of songs that Donald Trump will hate.” ‘The Washington …

2016-10-20: Welcome To The Machine Music to blow your mind too.  One guy. One guitar and a little bit of looping.

2016-10-20: What Is Innovation? I often find myself reading that Apple has lost its ability to innovate. Most recently demonstrated …

2016-10-20: Happiness I have now watched this three times ... .. you should watch it at least once

2016-10-17: Marketing Success ... .. the original post was called 6 Steps to Marketing Automation Success. I don’t …

2016-10-17: Unemployment Visualized Further to this post, while my mind is in that frame I came across a post from the inimitable Nathan …

2016-10-17: Better Information Sharing I am in the process of writing an article about Visual Thinking, which is in turn a set up for a …

2016-10-17: Hitler Finds Out Trump Supports Amnesty I knew there had be one.

2016-10-14: Answer The Question ... Just Answer The Question ! Well I would say to any one of my kids and any children in this country that Donald Trump and I are …

2016-10-13: How Quick We Forget Back in the day, because I knew a little bit more about technology than other family members, I was …

2016-10-10: Dave Pell On Singular Form Today Just some of the one liners from him today .... Right from the outset, there was bad news for Trump: …

2016-10-10: Self Protection Blaming ad blocking and tracking protection on the companies providing them is like blaming …

2016-10-10: Fingers Crossed Via Paris Lemon

2016-10-10: The Second Debate Funny. Here is a short extract. Clinton: I want to do all kinds of things. I want to do good things. …

2016-10-10: Come Together … no not that one. This one.I first heard it nearly twenty years ago, bought the album and it …

2016-10-10: Palm Springs Invaded By Old English Dudes ... including Paul McCartney, Roger Waters, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards. Pete Townsend, Roger …

2016-10-10: Shameful Written about this before - writing about it again. The most common strategy among Trump-supporting …

2016-10-09: I Want To Punch Him In The Face A while back, I posted this. More recently, the Guardian had this .... Actor and director Robert de …

2016-10-08: Thinker

2016-10-08: Which Is Worse? These people are so far on the wrong side of history … Ryan, the top-ranking Republican in …

2016-10-08: Saturday It's a beautiful morning. Just thought I would share.

2016-10-07: Reunion Every year, UEA - my alma mater - has a global reunion. I attended my first one last week. I cannot …

2016-10-07: White Privilege If you have an aversion to hearing Cruz's voice - and I do understand - then scroll through to the …

2016-10-06: Fair and Balanced Just 7 LINKS to share today. Apple Insider Patently Apple Engadget Mac Rumors  BGR The Verge …

2016-10-06: Seems We Do Employ People To Spy On Us A National Security Agency (NSA) contractor has been arrested and charged with stealing highly …

2016-10-06: Maurice's Spin Off. Today’s musical offering.

2016-10-06: Is It Time To Stand Up Yet? From Bertrand Russell to Oswald Mosley It is always difficult to decide on how to respond to people …

2016-10-06: In Case You Were Thinking Something Different ... Time is now to spread your voice, Time’s to come there’ll be no choice, Why do you feel …

2016-10-05: To The Crazy Ones This is too good to not add to the flow, even though I had already posted about this earlier …

2016-10-05: Maybe It's Digital - Not Virtual - 'Reality' Lots of news. Lots of commentary. Lots of noise about Virtual Reality. Augmented Reality. And it got …

2016-10-05: Turning Everything On It's 'Radiohead' This morning's musical offering for your delectation. Gentle. Liquid. Listen.

2016-10-05: Conundrums I need to investigate the connection further ... but just read these words from Shunryu Suzuki "To …

2016-10-04: FutureSpeak It was George Orwell who wrote “The Party seeks power entirely for its own sake. We are not …

2016-10-04: Yin and Yang - Harmony Work Life Balance as a concept has always annoyed me - and continues to do so. Balance is not only …

2016-10-04: Skeleton Tree  Stunning Album. Absolutely Stunning. He was in the middle of a record that was already eerily …

2016-10-04: Why Vote? Marvelous stuff … and important.

2016-10-04: Off The Grid This is a great idea - but I would have been more impressed if it was one of Brad's team writing …

2016-10-04: The Arrogance Not enough to title the piece “How to Own the Consideration Phase” - this little …

2016-10-03: Tributary Where it all starts .... is of course the tributary ... but before you even get there, if you …

2016-10-03: Estuary Current rivers powering my estuary include Podcasts that have piqued my interest that I am currently …

2016-10-03: The River Is Launched. I am back. There has been a little bit of a break as I have been moving both DNS and service …

2016-09-20: Sarbanes Oxley - When Does It Apply Again? “You should resign”, Senator Elizabeth Warren told Stumpf, who had injured his right …

2016-09-18: NO Snowing Snowden I don't intend this site to become home to movie commentaries - so this will likely be the last on …

2016-09-16: Getty Sued This will become a major article on the Beyond Bridges site. Shameful. Bottom line - donate …

2016-09-16: Sully Sullied I haven't seen Sully. I don’t' intend to. I like Eastwood Movies ... generally .. but I tend not …

2016-09-16: The Unseen Legacy Of MLK This is so sad .... When the African-American history museum opens on September 24th, there will be …

2016-09-16: Dot Dot Dot Dot ... etc Well that is something I never knew ..... and it has been doing it for 60 years. Read All About It …

2016-09-16: 176 Reasons Why Trump Should Take A Hike I miss Keith Olbermann. I guess I need to spend more time seeking him out. Still - this video …

2016-09-15: Onesto ... If You See Them ... Buy Them

2016-09-15: Browser Wars

2016-09-15: Blackfield 5 Ordered … Blackfield V sees the duo of Steven Wilson and Aviv Geffen return to full …

2016-09-14: It's Getting Hot When you look at it this way – should we be worried?HELL YES! Read All About It. And here is …

2016-09-12: Pixelated Reality

2016-09-12: Theranos. Again .... … during an inspection by the Food and Drug Administration earlier this month, regulators …

2016-09-12: Follow The Money Read All About It.

2016-09-12: Move Over Bullit - Wallace and Gromit Are Here Via Kottke and I agree - great chase.   But Steve's was nearly 50 years ago.

2016-09-12: Fox Adopts The News Of The World Playbook If you live in the UK you might recall the News International hacking scandal that ultimately …

2016-09-12: Rules Of Engagement I am in the process of writing an article on engagement. You know - that thing we are all meant to …

2016-09-11: The Magic Of Apple This is part of the magic of Apple. They tell us the future without telling us their future.A truly …

2016-09-11: Snowden The former Genesis man wrote the song specifically for the upcoming Oliver Stone-directed film …

2016-09-11: Love The EFF - But This is Bullshit Seriously .... while Apple stands up to the EU and the Feds - someone at the EFF thinks they will …

2016-09-11: It's Not Just Trump That Gets To Be Graded On A Curve If that >>>> was an iPhone ... the media would be alight with outrage and 'doomed' Apple …

2016-09-11: Maybe There's A Reason For Multiple Personalities Fascinating Thought ... “A person’s identity,” Amin Maalouf wrote as he contemplated what he …

2016-09-11: Courage Once again I am with Gruber … this time on that word ‘courage’. How much more …

2016-09-11: Gruber - On The Phone Again - spot on ... There is a large contingent of pundits who apparently would be more excited …

2016-09-11: Gruber On The Watch Couldn't have put it better myself .. Jeff Williams claimed that in 2015 Apple was the number two …

2016-09-10: The English Language Is Very Structured I have tweeted about this already - but I still find it fascinating. Capturing the information so …

2016-09-09: Rene Descarte Was A Boring Old Fart .... In Hume’s view, Descartes’s program of demolishing the world through doubt and then rebuilding …

2016-09-09: Peggy Noonan Weighs In Read All About It Beyond that, anti-Trump Republicans treat his voters like immoral enablers of a …

2016-09-09: Well Worth A Watch As it says - carefully curated - so who am I to embed the video here. Go on - click through and …

2016-09-09: w00t ... is I believe the word. I got this running - all by myself  I wonder if it will stay up when …

2016-09-08: Launched - And Now The Backlog All caught up .... and I think I am there . You might notice that I have NOT been publishing as much …

2016-09-08: Oracle Funding Trying to decide whether this is a good thing ... or a bad thing? Overall - I think good - but there …

2016-09-08: Should Gawker Have Been Allowed To Live ... Dave Winer writing on the passing of Gawker. Now that the line has been crossed, it's fair to …

2016-09-08: Vindication Apple: If we’re forced to build a tool to hack iPhones, someone will steal it. FBI: Nonsense. …

2016-09-08: Lite Beer Is Not In My Lexicon ... ... for very good reasons. That said, it accounts for seven of the top selling beer brands in the …

2016-09-08: Pilger On War The conclusion of this piece …. For only a movement that swells into every street and across …

2016-09-08: Zara (Yes - THAT Zara) Should Be In Court For Stealing This is a great post from my buddy David Airey. SHAMEFUL actions by Zara. A boycott by all of their …

2016-09-08: Roger Dean - Cover Artist .. but not what you expect in many ways. For a start - as a 'cover' artist - he was truly original. …

2016-09-08: Terrains Like You Have Not Seen Love Maps

2016-09-08: I Had That Album ... In his testimony, Plant says he doesn’t remember ever hearing the track Taurus. He says: …

2016-09-08: Should Gawker Have Been Taken Out? In the end, even if you think Gawker deserved punishment, media organizations should not face the …

2016-09-08: Death Comes To Us All ... ... some times sooner than you think Running through my music feeds this morning. Not one, not two - …

2016-09-08: Guest Appearance Buddy Guy was on the same bill as Beck - and guess who did a surprise appearance?

2016-09-08: Jeff Beck (3 of 3) one more

2016-09-08: Jeff Beck (2 of 3) and another

2016-09-08: Jeff Beck (1 of 3) I wish I had been there ..... but thankfully my friend Bill was - who had a friend Keith who took …

2016-09-08: Cards Against Humanity - Wins Both Ways Click through if you want to extend your Cards Against Humanity set ... this is why you should ... …

2016-09-08: #Uber ... #Again Uber removing the Yellow Cab option for their app ? Of course they are.

2016-09-08: People Make Mistakes This makes for a fascinating listen .... Malcolm Gladwell in his Revisionist History Podcast talking …

2016-09-08: Another Reason I Am Happy To Be a MacOS User The home and personal editions are clearly being primed to become advertising platforms. Ad blockers …

2016-09-07: Dear Prezi - Flash Is Dead We live in 2016. Jobs declared Flash dead a little over 6 years ago. Google plans to start blocking …

2016-09-07: My First Seven Jobs #FirstSevenJobs ... it's a meme and made me think about mine ... - Baby Sitter - Newspaper Delivery …

2016-09-07: Just One Of Thirty Two Extraordinary Photographs Click through for the collection.

2016-09-07: Would You Pay For News Well ... would you? The click through is an interesting article from Fred Wilson who did a 'deep …

2016-09-07: Power For The Few .... "Power for the few will be assumed through the inaction of the many. " Apparently these regulations …

2016-09-07: Kite Flying Can Be Harmful To Your Health Have you ever read the book 'The Kite Runner' ? If not you should. If so, you can imagine why that …

2016-09-07: A Little History Of My Maui Music I was in Maui on the Southside nearly ten years ago watching a subset of the Molinas family …

2016-09-07: Why Apple Sits Apart Engineers left in a vacuum might say “well, that’s maybe not so important; we can get a …

2016-08-11: Gershwin ... Meet Queen Lovely …. Scott Bradlee via David Frier

2016-08-11: So Nice President Trump Will Be An Intern ... God Help Us All Every non-hyperbolic tweet is from …

2016-08-11: Unusual Angles Of The Golden Gate Click through of the whole article - and even more stunning imagery.

2016-08-11: It's All About The Headline .... Opening copy reads : One of Apple's largest component suppliers, Samsung Electronics ...... not …

2016-08-10: Jobs Coming BACK To The USA Heh - GREAT News - Adidas is bringing jobs back to America. See - it can be done. Read All About It. …

2016-08-10: Saying It Like It Is “Really,” Steve said, and waited. “ ‘Does she want a job at Apple?’ ” I said, quoting his e-mail. “A …

2016-08-10: Spot On #VRM #PeoplePower Maybe the best thing to do is to start unilaterally giving the users more power …

2016-08-09: Another Reason Why We Are All Doomed How safe do YOU feel flying in these planes, given that they can barely keep the electric on? …

2016-08-09: More Corporate Skulduggery - AT and T This Time Doesn’t a $7.75 Million fine seem like a drop in the bucket? I bet it is less than the money …

2016-08-09: Talking of Birthdays ... Revolver - 50 The Web - 25  and now Netscape … went public 21 years ago today. I wonder …

2016-08-09: Thieving Cable Companies Still Not Locked Up The news today is just formal confirmation that the TV guys really don’t want to give away …

2016-08-09: Privacy - The Killer App Privacy by design: Only Apple could make 'differential privacy' sound cool. TechCrunch Talks …

2016-08-09: The Only Good Use For a Keurig Machine Love it … via Gizmodo Hadn’t realized that there was such visceral dislike of Keurig - …

2016-08-08: It Isn't Just You - We Are Getting More Stupid Dumbing down. You read about it a lot. Just the other day, someone told me that a recruiter had …

2016-08-08: Journalism Needs To Be Saved Before It Is Too Late If you think it’s all free - then you don’t know value.

2016-08-07: Uber Drivers Now A Charity Case There's this one, and this one and this one and this one and that is just me randomly searching …

2016-08-07: Web Sites - 25 Years Old And this is the REAL first web site .... Tim's (the other one) one :-) The Tory-graph Engadget …

2016-08-07: Revolver - 50 Years Old Some interesting background to Revolver - now clocking in at 50 years old. And as a bonus, Klaus …

2016-08-07: Wilson Does Lazarus Gorgeous … and unusual to see Wilson do a Tree track solo ….

2016-08-05: Mercedes Is Being Disrupted It's extraordinary to think that Mercedes can get away with charging $249 to update the maps in …

2016-08-05: From The Law Offices Of Levin, Minnemann and Rudess Read My Review Here

2016-08-05: ICANN !! I Can't - But They Can !! I know right? I am just as confused. I just read this .... the headlines reads .... Simply not …

2016-08-04: Steven Wilson - Transience .. available for the rest of us in September. Upon its original vinyl release Transience reached …

2016-08-03: Why Won't People Stand Up And Be Counted NOW The Speaker of the House, the Majority Leader of the Senate, senators like Tom Cotton and Marco …

2016-08-03: iOS Updates Occur More Often Than Brain Updates People update the Operating System (OS) in their smartphone more often than they update their own …

2016-08-03: What Apple's iCloud WILL Support I don't fit this particular edge case in any of the scenarios described - BUT - in case you are …

2016-08-03: Uber Clickbait Poised - but not the same as is actually ... Uber Now Poised to Grab More of Southeast Asia

2016-08-02: Data Connection People ... CONNECTION - NOT Collection. Just read What Is The Data-Driven Organization? - a great collection of  interesting …

2016-08-02: Playing With IFTTT Move along now. Nothing to see here. (For you anyway.)

2016-08-02: 1999 ... meet IFTTT and DayONE - I think you will love each other. One of the challenges (for me) with 1999 is the inability for me to easily search for content txt I …

2016-08-01: How To Write A Good Blog Post - Om Malik I have been clearing out my cupboards and found a great post from Om Malik, who in turn was clearing …

2016-08-01: Settling The Debate On 'The Most Famous' Band. If you like music, this is a fascinating flip on how we usually think about bands. Click through and …

2016-08-01: Criminal Justice Reform I wrote this piece on Criminal Justice Reform a couple of weeks ago. Delighted to see this from The …

2016-08-01: Apple By The Second Read All About It.

2016-07-30: Somethings Never Change A post, including a video, from John Gushe 4 years ago - and every bit as relevant today ... filed …

2016-07-29: Telling It Like It Is So Good.

2016-07-29: Paper53 Is A Stunning Piece Of Software In The Right Hands The art that is possible with something as seemingly simple as Paper53 is really extraordinary.

2016-07-29: I’m Hillary Goddamn Clinton It opens with  I’m Hillary goddamn Clinton. I’m a political prodigy, have been since I was …

2016-07-29: A Position On Trump Read All About It.  You just cannot argue with the logic.

2016-07-29: Uber Hoodwinks Regulators Again Cheap settlement to sort it out this week - wonder what the demand will be next week The records …

2016-07-29: Idiots - So Many Idiots It never ceases to amaze me that people are so stupid that they have to be protected my this kind of …

2016-07-28: Hello Posting from my iPad - and simultaneously using IFTTT to drop my posts into DayOne  - which …

2016-07-28: 'T' In Mediation Helps Keep Balance Just realized that having some 't' in the middle of a 'mediation' will result in 'meditation'.

2016-07-28: Larry Just Used Oracle To Pay Himself $3.5 Billion Oracle just bought a company Larry Ellison mostly owns, entitling him to $3.5 billion in cash - …

2016-07-28: Laszlo Bock Moves On .... This is big news …. be interesting to see what he does next. A lot of unemployment evolves …

2016-07-28: The Importance Of Second Chances This is so right on, I thought I would link to it here for posterity. Read All About It.

2016-07-28: BB Shows How It Is Done It is extraordinary to listen to this. But then when you watch it and realize for half the song he …

2016-07-28: The Vision Of Central Park I like this analogy. Read All About It Comparing the growth and infrastructure of New York to The …

2016-07-28: And The Winner Of 'The Most Popular Product Of All Time' Is .... Apple took about 2,450 days to sell the first 500 million iPhones and only 836 days to sell the …

2016-07-28: Jobs? What Jobs? Apple’s secondary manufacturer, Pegatron, is following in the footsteps of Foxconn and …

2016-07-28: Anyone can now print out all TSA master keys Since the hackers didn’t have a photo of the last key, they bought as many Safe Skies locks as …

2016-07-15: The Inimitable Mr John Cooper Clarke Spin through to around 3 minutes if you just want the poem.

2016-07-15: Boom! ... Drops Mike. Walks Off.

2016-07-12: Relationships ... ... between words ... provides phrases.

2016-07-12: Maui Arboretum

2016-07-12: Zappa Being Zappa Without The Music

2016-07-12: If This Doesn't Put A Smile On Your Face ...

2016-07-12: The Aisles Will Be Full When The Ailes Trial Happens. I never really thought that the Cosby saga would have gone this far. Now I see that Ailes is in the …

2016-07-12: Lest We Forget ... Newt GingrichSpeaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA) led the push for Bill Clinton’s impeachment. Following a …

2016-07-12: Steven Wilson Dedicates Lazarus to Prince and Bowie From The UKFollowing Opeth at their best would be a tall order for any accomplished musician and …

2016-07-11: Steven Wilson - Part 3

2016-07-11: My Mentors's Latest 'Secrets of Success' For BA Inflight

2016-07-11: A Little Bit Of Culture

2016-07-06: Absolutely Fabulous Audience Members Ejected ... from cinema for laughing Read all about it ....  Meanwhile I have yet to sit through a …

2016-07-05: Everybody Dies - Not Every One Lives Came through my feeds today. Nice .

2016-07-05: I Am My Own System Of Record An email signature I have used from time to time for nearly 7 years reads “John Philpin – I Am …

2016-07-05: Brexit Fun

2016-07-05: The Hitler Meme Applied To Boris and Brexit

2016-07-04: The Ummagumma Bug Ummagumma makes top 10 new species list ... I didn't know that there was  bug named after …

2016-07-04: July 4th Reality I usually like Brad Feld's thinking - but I definitely take issue with his conclusion to this piece. …

2016-07-03: It Is Such A Long Time Since I Received One Of These Dear Friend, I am Patrick Kumuila Mbaye, former Head of Accounts Department at the Diamond Mining …

2016-06-21: Post Brexit Commentary From The Sun Geldof, Brown, Thompson, Blair, Sugar… you just took one hell of a beating – The Sun ... it's …

2016-06-21: How To Set Up An Ubuntu Server on AWS Wondering how to set up 1999 on AWS - wonder no more. Mr Andy Sylvester has published a 'hot to' …

2016-06-18: Disqus .. has now been added to the 1999 family. Very cool .... and now the style of the comments should …

2016-06-13: 1999 Returns To Status Of Experiment Just posted this to my blog For nearly 2 months, specifically since April 21st, I have been playing …

2016-06-10: Simulation? “Does it matter that we might be living in a simulation?” That question has been raised …

2016-06-09: Na na na na - Nineteen

2016-06-09: First They Came Reminded of this here First they came for the Communists And I did not speak out Because I was not a …

2016-06-09: We Don't Need No Damn Robots Seems like we don’t need to make robots - we just need to turn people into automons … …

2016-06-08: Unintended Consequences In other words, you can almost see the Warriors as a metaphor for the way the tech industry …

2016-06-08: Consensual Sex Read All About It

2016-06-07: Henri Herbert - St Pancras Oh My !

2016-06-07: The Revolution Will Not Be Televised Marvellous Stuff

2016-06-07: Does 'The Beast' Live In Marin ?

2016-06-07: A Real Professional Tells It Like It Is

2016-06-07: Bliar (sic) Prepares To Live Up To His Name Blair, frustrated by the repeated delays in the production of the report, has been meeting his …

2016-06-07: Data Driven Is A Mugs Game Too many people are data-driven - if it is all about the data - you will be replaced. Data-first vs …

2016-06-06: Delivered Santana IV and Bruce Soord's new solo - tucking in now. And most excellent, particularly Bruce's.

2016-06-06: They Were Different Times "He had gained notoriety among the city’s hippie community when he and a biker buddy, Hairy Henry …

2016-06-06: Two Weeks In A Row Awesome ..... 'Finding Superheroes' .. the latest in my weekly series at Biz Catalyst is trending. …

2016-06-06: JP - The Other One ... Musical Exploration - the link is at the bottom of JP's post.

2016-06-06: A Win For People ... Can’t wait to read mainstream media’s take on the Verizon Strike … here is one …

2016-06-06: Too Much Truth From GapingVoid I know - right ?  

2016-06-06: Mapping The World I talked about my passion for maps in a recent 'Pour Vous' post on my web site. Remember when you …

2016-06-06: There Are So Many Reasons Not To Be On Facebook Another post from my partners in crime over at This Is Enchant. If you don’t like Mark snooping …

2016-06-06: WeWork cutting 7% of staff WeWork, the fast-growing shared workspace startup, is cutting about 7 percent of its staff and plans …

2016-06-04: Sadiq Khan - PLEASE READ This is EXACTLY why I think that the UK/London authorities are being paid off ....

2016-06-03: Living In The Past Machine Head ? Wish Your Were Here?  I thought I was in a time machine for a minute! Wait - I …

2016-06-03: The Real Mary Meeker You can either read through Mary Meeker's 213 page Powerpoint ( where every known rule of Powerpoint …

2016-06-03: Is Uber A Scam ? According to this ... could be !

2016-06-03: Funny As Hell

2016-06-03: History In The Making The whole article is worth a read … Democracy is not about I or us vs. them. Democracy, as …

2016-06-02: An Old One - But Worth A Click Through The 4Cs are growing

2016-06-02: I Think Roger Daltrey Doesn't Think He's old - but that is no reason why he shouldn't get it. "I would have to pay to make a record. …

2016-06-02: I Translate - That Is Why Business Needs Me Startups can’t explain what they do because they’re addicted to meaningless jargon, …

2016-06-02: So Long BHS Just last week I posted this - scroll down to 'Fraud' - where I pointed out that Philip Green has …

2016-06-02: Are You Qualified To Be Competent? I was just in a conversation with Melinda Fouts on this very topic. Well not quite, we were …

2016-06-02: This Is A Simulation Fascinating thoughts from our man Elon .... If many sufficiently advanced civilizations exist, and …

2016-06-01: Marrying The Wrong Person Is ... ... not as bad as you might think. The marriage of reason was not, in hindsight, reasonable at all; …

2016-06-01: William Gibson Just added a new comic to my list of things to buy.

2016-06-01: The Three Ages Of Slavery The Source

2016-06-01: Blockchain Great review of a new book by The father and son team 'The Tapscotts' ... definitely on my reading …

2016-06-01: Someone Else Who Doesn't Get It A piece by Robert Scoble on “Why Tim Cook better worry.”  …

2016-05-27: Thinking About Thoughts

2016-05-27: From @GapingVoid #TRUTH

2016-05-26: Apple's Modus Operandi Struck me that this is Apple's modus operandi. Projects - not processes. The sign of an organization …

2016-05-26: Controlling Trump Thinking aloud .... If artists consistently opted out of performing in shows that feature Trump - …

2016-05-26: Is This Good Advice? I don’t' think so. Inc - why a startup should think about having a board of directors. Board of …

2016-05-26: Who Gets Funded? Sadly - the answers are painfully obvious - just sad to see the facts .. although the fact that no …

2016-05-26: Killing Your Own Sale Wise words from Jill Konrath

2016-05-26: Sign Of The Times ? Angels invested more money in fewer companies last year. Angel investment rose slightly in 2015, as …

2016-05-25: The Salish Sea

2016-05-25: Can You Resist ? Wonderful afternoon with Joe Salish of UC Davis. If you want to learn more - click here ... more …

2016-05-25: A Quiet Beverage Was In Order

2016-05-25: Tittle Tattle Tittle tattle over the ‘tatty over titty’ debate is just ignorant ‘PC’. I really hope titty …

2016-05-25: Chewbacca Impersonation Breaks Facebook This is a modern day version of Charles Jolly's Laughing Policeman ... No ?

2016-05-25: Hackett Need To Buy This ... http://www.hackettsongs.com/news/newsAlbum6.html - 

2016-05-25: Arrested Development

2016-05-24: Absolutely Shameful .. and they wonder why we hate them. Microsofts latest little trick is to turn the 'close window' …

2016-05-24: VRM VRM has been in my mind a lot today - and then this popped into my inbox. Buy it here.

2016-05-24: Two Generations Of Flight http://www.futilitycloset.com/2016/05/24/skyward-4/

2016-05-24: Time Out Time Out ? - more like 'Far Out' at the time

2016-05-24: Just A Sucker For Bridges

2016-05-23: The Future Of Work I think this site is my inspiration for my next Future Of Work piece.

2016-05-23: An Interesting List An interesting list of Twitter accounts - being all the people that presented at last weeks …

2016-05-23: Lego Power Remember this ? This is it playing >>>>

2016-05-23: Hell Fire !! The Growth Of $1 Million Dollar Properties In San Francisco in the past 4 years. (Red is where the …

2016-05-23: Just Added My Fifth Article To LinkedIN 1) The Importance Of People 2) Social Sales Is Not New, It's Thousands of Years Old …

2016-05-23: Get It Right People - It’s An Internet of People ... and ‘things’ - things that are in the service of …

2016-05-23: Work. Is It Irrelevant? This weeks article for Biz Catalyst - 'trending' as I type

2016-05-23: But Are You Happy ? The Atlantic writes about 'Why So Many Smart People Aren’t Happy' ... touching on a lot of points …

2016-05-23: You Cannot Make This Stuff Up ... Question : Is it OK if I work at home on Friday ? Answer : No - you need to open and close the …

2016-05-23: Graphical Trump ... Not mine - a meme starting to circulate ... I think it might catch on.

2016-05-23: Tree Trunk

2016-05-23: Crunchbase : Monday May 23rd SharesPost said it called off the proposed Uber deal.  A broker of private technology stocks …

2016-05-23: Avoid Solving The Wrong Problem Really Well ... ... as applied to music.

2016-05-22: Can a computer really recruit the best staff? Good Question !

2016-05-22: Ubered - Love It.

2016-05-21: Steve Jobs - 1997 An Hour Of Your Time

2016-05-21: I Love Lego Creativity A Lego Guitar

2016-05-21: Pay Gap ? What Pay Gap Gender pay gaps for major U.S. occupations

2016-05-21: Larry Ellison Gets Philosophical Life isn't about money: 'At some point, you can't spend all of it. Trust me, I've tried'

2016-05-19: Wine Warehouse

2016-05-19: I Like This Quote ... Marketers want to sell to your lizard brain or your monkey brain, and your inner CFO has to …

2016-05-19: Noël Coward ... I love criticism just so long as it’s unqualified praise.

2016-05-19: The Crazy Ones Found Here ...

2016-05-19: Imagine Images

2016-05-18: If you had a 'B.S. Marketing' ... Would you promote it ? And just ignore the #Irony ?

2016-05-18: An Experiment

2016-05-18: We Blame Apple - Why Not Beyonce ? [www.theguardian.com/commentis...](http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/may/18/beyonce-ivy- …

2016-05-18: Question - When Did Australia Move To Europe ? Or is it because the Eurovision team are running out of countries ? …

2016-05-18: About that Fire .... Seriously ? The ONLY copy ? Destroyed ? …

2016-05-18: Can There Be Smoke Without Fire ? Good Question >>>> …

2016-05-18: Penn and Teller On Vaccinations ... 2010 video that is still relevant, equally true, very visual and well worth a watch.

2016-05-18: How Mighty Are The Fallen Ed Miliband: now Doncaster’s 40th-most powerful person Just behind Steve Currier of Cooper …

2016-05-17: Do People No Longer Pick Up The Phone ? Apparently not !

2016-05-17: Too Much Of A Good Thing Car Parks Galore - in fact so many of them that there is nowhere to go - via David Frier

2016-05-16: How Can Any Of Us Keep Up ? Delighted that Twitter is moving the limit .... here’s my take .. Twitter - link sharing and fast …

2016-05-16: Life's A Continual Surprise Brad Feld's blog makes for a fascinating read ....one of his latest posts lives here. I know not …

2016-05-16: Apple Wish List - IPad Pro Specific Really cool ideas ... I wonder how many + will appear + will appear this year

2016-05-15: Sharing Economy ? What Sharing Economy ? I have long held that the 'sharing economy' is closer to the 'exploitation economy' and actually …

2016-05-15: Travis Got Booed ... poor soldier. This was back in September and was something that completely slipped me by at the …

2016-05-14: Who Pays The Writers Really Useful Resource that I will write more about on my blog when I have time - the link via …

2016-05-14: Security Issues ? The UK have just announced that it will be possible for us all to add our Drivers License into our …

2016-05-13: 'Word' "It's all about nuance"

2016-05-13: Networks

2016-05-13: Twitter Account Hijacked I wonder if Amy protected her tweet account after the 'other Amy' got more famous ?

2016-05-13: I Hate My Job It's Friday - who can resist Drew Carey. But if you are still at work - maybe put headphones on …

2016-05-13: There's Gonna Be A Revolution .... Finally, someone is listening to the plight of poor people. - via NextDraft

2016-05-13: LinkedIN empowering us to learn ? Good Read

2016-05-13: And ... You Don't Know What You've Got Till It's Gone ! ... you just don’t !

2016-05-13: I read the news today oh boy .... ... distressing !

2016-05-13: The Seven Deadly Sins The fine people over at Quandl made me aware of their new campaign focussed on data presentation. As …

2016-05-13: Mark Twain ... “I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and …

2016-05-12: Look What Robert Scoble Just Sent Out In A Newsletter I think I disagree with him on some points ... Last Friday I visited the Internet Archive. This …

2016-05-10: Why Are We All So Angry ? J P Rangaswami writes ... There’s a lot of anger in the world right now. Maybe it’s always been …

2016-05-10: I Might Be Nitpicking ... ... but I think it is appropriate. My comment on Tumblr regarding a post from GapingVoid, where …

2016-05-10: Apple News - Very VERY Precise. My goodness Apple News is pernickety. Just spent two hours tracking down why three of my posts …

2016-05-08: Old power downloads and commands; new power uploads and shares Just finished listening to the @davewiner rough podcast, where he talks about technology and …

2016-05-08: The ignorance in our world is extra-ordinary ... When I first saw this reported on - Fusion.net - I assumed it was a piece of 'Onion' - but no - here …

2016-05-08: A 1999 Summary ... not so much a bug report as a list of enhahncements ... I have to post first - and then go back …

2016-05-08: How Long Does Uber Have ? Now that outspoken critic of Uber - Sadiq Kahn is mayor of London - I wonder if he will do anything …

2016-05-08: Radiohead and the new Radiohead is released ... listening already. #InstantGratification

2016-05-07: More About 1999 "Labour’s Ken Macintosh, who has held the Eastwood seat since 1999, in fact ended the night in …

2016-05-04: About Me >>>> My new About Me page is live.

2016-05-04: Buckminster Fuller You never change things by fighting existing reality. To change something, build a new model that …

2016-05-04: Silicon Valley - Leaders Of The Pack ... Or Ice Pack ? Posted this today across a couple of spaces …

2016-04-30: Truth Sometimes the simplest image conveys what we all feel - but we can’t QUITE encapsulate. Follow …

2016-04-29: Gilmour https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UcDHXoQmxu0WOW

2016-04-29: Very Funny Mashup from The BBC http://kottke.org/16/04/a-cult-meeting-in-adoration-of-the-leader FUNNY 

2016-04-29: Prince Covers Radiohead http://www.openculture.com/2016/04/princes-extraordinarily-poignant-cover-of-radioheads-creep.html …

2016-04-27: Revamped @ Beyond Bridges Realignment of Beyond Bridges Site ? Check !

2016-04-27: UC Davis Innovation Week There are some really clever ideas emerging from The UC Davis Innovation Week.

2016-04-26: It's 1999 All Over Again - Follow Us If you are interested in following the tweets of us 1999ers- pop over here

2016-04-24: Beyond Bridges Post Prince. Pantone. Blockchain. Brexit. 1999. All covered in my latest post on Beyond Bridges.

2016-04-22: Euthanasia ... I am waiting for the next big debate to be truly talked about .. open and honestly. …

2016-04-22: One Of Those Sharing Ideas Things I am not sure if Dave's system is / can run some kind of aggregator or list of all of us who are …

2016-04-22: First Thoughts On 1999 First thing to point out ... I definitely am not a techy - but love what Dave Winer keeps on pushing …

2016-04-22: Read First Noted :  http://scripting.com/2014/03/19/howToAskForHelpWithSoftware.html

2016-04-22: More Prince Great #Prince story : http://www.storiesofapple.net/the-mac-in-graffiti-bridge.html

2016-04-22: Dave Winer @ 1999 http://my.1999.io/users/davewiner/

2016-04-22: Building An Index http://thisisindexed.com/2016/04/important-people-life/ Love Indexed - trying to come up with the …

2016-04-22: I Liked Dave's post this morning .... http://scripting.com/2016/04/22/1207.html ... as I wrote yesterday, auspicious that the day his …

2016-04-22: Prince, Petty, Winwood, Lynne .... <iframe width="420" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/6SFNW5F8K9Y" frameborder="0" …

2016-04-22:

2016-04-22: Integration Delighted to report that my 1999 RSS feed is now displayed on my blog at www.beyondbridges.net

2016-04-21: Beginning To Connect My Apps Across The Internets Big day today as I revamped 'Beyond Bridges', dabbled in 'The Grid' - and now launched into '1999'

2016-04-21: 1999 - Prince Winer My thanks to @davewiner for allowing me to join 1999 - an auspicious day as Prince passes into …

2014-04-22: Retirement You can retire to Phoenix , Arizona where... You are willing to park 3 blocks away from your house …

2014-03-09: It&#039;s An Approach “Bless me Father, for I have sinned. I have been with a loose girl.” The priest asks, …

2014-03-09: Language ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the …

2014-03-08: Non Accidental Accents ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the …

2014-03-08: Hesitantly Patriotic ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the …

2014-03-08: Copper Clappers et al ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the …

2013-02-21: Rolling On The Floor ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2013-02-04: Why Men Are Seldom Depressed Men Are Just Happier People – What do you expect from such simple creatures? Your last name …

2012-07-19: Starting Fights HOW TO START A FIGHT One year, I decided to buy my mother-in-law a cemetery plot as a Christmas …

2012-07-19: Science Puns When chemists die, they barium. Jokes about German sausage are the wurst. I know a guy who's …

2012-07-01: iPads It’s in German, but totally understandable in any language. A Daughter is visiting her father …

2012-06-19: Don&#039;t Drink and Drive - Take A Bus Home I would like to share an experience with you, about drinking and driving. As you well know, some of …

2012-06-13: A Dummies Guide To What Went Wrong In Europe Helga is the proprietor of a bar. She realises that virtually all of her customers are unemployed …

2012-06-04: Excuses Excuses Excuses ..... At Penn State University , there were four sophomores taking chemistry and all of them had an …

2012-05-12: 📸 Blue Skies Originally Posted On Instagram

2012-05-01: 📸 It’s Coming 🎵 Originally Posted On Instagram

2012-04-28: 📸 Signs Originally Posted On Instagram

2012-04-24: Bob and The Blonde Bob walked into a sports bar around 9:58 PM. He sat down next to a blonde at the bar and stared up …

2012-03-26: FOR THOSE WHO LOVE THE PHILOSOPHY OF AMBIGUITY, AS WELL AS THE IDIOSYNCRASIES OF ENGLISH: 1. ONE TEQUILA, TWO TEQUILA, THREE TEQUILA, FLOOR. 2. ATHEISM IS A NON-PROPHET ORGANIZATION. 3. IF …

2012-02-26: 📸 Sebastian - Maui Originally Posted On Instagram

2012-02-25: 📸 Classic Controls Originally Posted On Instagram

2012-02-22: A Modern Parable A farmer named Sid was overseeing his stock in a remote moorland pasture in North Yorkshire, …

2012-02-05: The British and The French ... … from the British perspective :-) The Difference Between The British and The French: Why do you …

2012-01-24: Letters To and From The Editor Dear Tech Support, Last year I upgraded from Boyfriend 5.0 to Husband 1.0 and noticed a distinct …

2011-12-28: A TOUCHING Christmas Story

 A married couple had been out shopping at the mall for most of the afternoon. Suddenly, the wife …

2011-10-19: Another Take Enjoy - and I look forward to posting the male equivalent :-) PREGNANCY Q & A Q: Should I have a …

2011-10-12: The Reality Sets In A man and a woman who had never met before and who were both married to other people found …

2011-10-07: Children Writing About the Ocean The next time you takean oceanography course, you will be totally prepared … 1) - This is a …

2011-10-07: The Secrets To A Long And Happy Marriage ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2011-09-26: Top 45 Oxymorons for you to consider:- Act naturally Found missing Resident alien Advanced BASIC Genuine imitation Airline Food Good grief …

2011-09-20: 📸 Ordered! 🎵 Originally Posted On Instagram

2011-08-26: Saying It Like It Is ADULT: A person who has stopped growing at both ends and is now growing in the middle. BEAUTY …

2011-08-22: 📸 Bridge Experiment Originally Posted On Instagram

2011-07-17: A List Of Light Bulb Jokes Some crackers within here : Light Bulb Jokes. Including : Q: How many marxists does it take to screw …

2011-05-19: The Blonde and the Ventriloquist A ventriloquist is on stage telling dumb blonde jokes. A blonde shouts, “I’ve heard …

2011-05-12: New Movie with an Old Spin ... as the description says : When a smoking hot babe is asked on an expensive dinner date, she …

2011-05-05: Recession Woes Have Hurt Us All MY thanks to 'Bruce' for this one ..... The recession has hit everybody really hard...  My neighbor …

2011-04-12: The Lyrics For Jobsworth - By Jeremy Taylor My thanks to one Bob Bolton - where I have sourced these lyrics on a post going back to 21st April …

2011-04-05: Retro iPad Full Article :: Here Passed on - with thanks to :: Them ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On …

2011-03-30: Breakfast In Bed ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2011-03-18: Who&#039;s In Charge - It&#039;s Not Who You Think All the organs of the body were having a meeting, trying to decide who was the one in charge. "I …

2011-03-15: How To Be A Gracious Bitch Jennifer's wedding day was fast approaching. Nothing could dampen her excitement - not even her …

2011-03-09: Potential Tommy Cooper One Liners - for when he returns ... A mate of mine recently admitted to being addicted to brake fluid. When I quizzed him on it he …

2011-03-05: Health Advisory for Men Police are warning all men who frequent clubs, parties and local pubs to be alert and stay cautious …

2011-03-05: Important Women&#039;s Health Issue Do you have feelings of inadequacy? Do you suffer from shyness? Do you sometimes wish you were more …

2011-03-03: The 2010 Darwins are out!!!! Yes, it's that magical time of year again when the Darwin Awards are
bestowed, honoring the least …

2011-03-03: The Truth Is Out [Image] ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2011-02-08: The Special Relationship Between The USA and The UK The train was quite crowded, so a U. S. Marine walked the entire length looking for a seat, but the …

2011-02-07: The Irish Debt Reduction Program It is a slow day in a damp little Irish town. The rain is beating down and the streets are deserted. …

2011-02-01: Heard The One About The Dead Banker? Always a sucker for some quick fire gags - my favorite from this particular collection A London …

2011-01-24: Both Sides Now ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2011-01-24: The Two Sides Of Life ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2010-12-31: Does Santa Exist As a result of an overwhelming lack of requests, and with research help from that renown scientific …

2010-12-31: National Health Service Cuts The British Medical Association has weighed in on the new Prime Minister David Cameron’s …

2010-12-31: Why Men Are Never Depressed Men Are Just Happier People -- What do you expect from such simple creatures. Your last name stays …

2010-12-24: Holiday Pleasures Merry Christmas from Don Imus and friends ... Don Imus - 77 WABC ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted …

2010-12-24: My Blackberry is broken - and My Apple&#039;s not too hot either ... Harry and Ronnie doing their stuff- very funny, Passed on - with thanks to : BBC - BBC One …

2010-12-20: Philosophy - Jewish Style Once again my thanks to Mike K for these….. A Jewish woman goes to see her Rabbi and asks, …

2010-12-17: I Owe My Mother Thanks to Mike K for the list :::: 1. My mother taught me TO APPRECIATE A JOB WELL DONE . "If …

2010-12-14: Lose-Lose Situation A young Jewish man excitedly tells his mother he’s fallen in love and that he is going to get …

2010-12-13: Recipe for a Christmas Cake Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 stick butter 1 cup of water 1 tsp baking soda 1 cup of sugar 1 tsp salt …

2010-12-04: A Different Point of View Two Israelis are sitting on the beach in Tel Aviv, reading. One has got a quality newspaper, the …

2010-12-04: Final Request A Norwegian, a Faroese and an Icelander are about to be executed. Each one gets a final wish. The …

2010-11-14: Good Breeding ? I took my dad to the mall the other day to buy some new shoes (he is 66). We decided to grab a bite …

2010-11-08: And God Created Wisconsin ...
 God was missing for six days. Eventually, Michael, the archangel, found him, resting on the seventh …

2010-10-30: Truth known only to an avid golfer! Another list courtesy of M Klein Don’t buy a putter until you’ve had a chance to throw …

2010-10-05: Paradoxical Conundrums of the English Language My thanks to Mike K for this batch.... 1. The bandage was wound around the wound. 2. The farm was …

2010-08-07: The American Dream From George Carlin ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2010-07-13: He&#039;s Leaving Home - Bye Bye Classic ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the …

2010-07-08: 4.00 AM ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2010-06-11: FIFA Controversy Apparently the news report was all about some FIFA controversy down in South Africa - seems like …

2010-06-10: Jane Lynch in Apple Spoof ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the …

2010-05-15: Who Knew My thanks to John Caswell for bringing this to my attention. Marge Simpson does Europe. View The …

2010-05-15: The Latest In Social Networks Very funny - and a little bit too close to the truth :) ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On …

2010-05-06: Golf and All That It Means "Golf's a hard game to figure. One day you'll go out and slice it and shank it, hit into all the …

2010-04-22: The Knit in The Knot A man and woman had been married for more than 60 years. They had shared everything. They had talked …

2010-04-17: Charles Fleischer Insists: All things are Moleeds ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2010-04-05: As Reported in Newspapers …. you probably missed them - because you don’t read them any more - look what you are …

2010-04-05: Five announcements that London Tube drivers have made to their passengers ... “Ladies and Gentlemen, I do apologize for the delay to your service. I know you’re all …

2010-03-22: &#039;Chuzpah&#039; - Love It. Years since I have seen ‘Andy Capp’ - and still hits the bone. My thanks to MK for the …

2010-02-28: Anagrams PRESBYTERIAN: When you rearrange the letters: BEST IN PRAYER 
ASTRONOMER: When you rearrange the …

2010-02-15: Prove me wrong …….. … well don’t actually - these are just some fun things I turned up recently …. …

2010-02-02: Financial Planning Dan was a single guy living at home with his father and working in the family business. When he …

2010-01-30: GOVERNMENTIUM Lawrence Livermore Laboratories has discovered the heaviest element yet known to science. The new …

2010-01-30: Husband Store - Wife Store Husband Store A store that sells new husbands has opened in New York City , where a woman may go to …

2009-12-20: The Pope and Gordon The Pope and Gordon Brown are on the same stage in front of a huge crowd. The Pope leans towards …

2009-12-20: Members of Parliament - Members of Congress - No Difference One day a florist goes to a barber for a haircut. After the cut he asked about his bill and the …

2009-12-09: English hospitality An American tourist in London decides to skip his tour group and explore the city on his own. He …

2009-10-31: Marriage - according to the kids ... Another tip of the hat to M Klein …. the younger generations take on marriage … HOW TO …

2009-10-31: Major General Peter Cosgrove This is an entirely untrue story - read here to see why, however - it is a cracker ;) For those that …

2009-10-31: Inanimate Objects - Male or Female My thanks to Mike Klein for the following : You might not have known this, but a lot of non-living …

2009-09-27: Bird and Fortune on You Tube I just LOVE these guys - a link to their You Tube Offerings for your delectation … YouTube - …

2009-09-02: The Wisdom of Larry the cable guy...... So many of these hit true - just had to record for posterity … 1. A day without sunshine is …

2009-08-12: Skinny Dipping An elderly man in Louisiana had owned a large farm for several years. He had a large pond in the …

2009-08-08: Funny - if not necessarily true ! Click on the link if you want to get to the original …. What People say in Court …

2009-08-06: Buddy and Edna Buddy and his wife Edna went to the state fair every year, And every year Buddy would say, …

2009-07-24: Oxymorons - Part Two The list continues to grow …. Click Here For The List Microsoft Works … still my …

2009-06-20: O&#039;Bama - courtesy of Jib Jab ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2009-06-01: The European Commission The European Commission has just announced an agreement whereby English will be the official …

2009-05-28: Bird and Fortune - Subprime Crisis It’s an older one - but well worth a revisit. ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On …

2009-05-22: Age Three mischievous old Grandmas were sitting on a bench outside a nursing home when an old Grandpa …

2009-05-22: Oxymorons &#124; 45 of the best Couldn’t resist - number 1 - at the bottom is the personal favorite …. Originally …

2009-05-21: 33 Creative and Humorous Guinness Print Advertisements These just caught my tickle bone - enjoy. 33 Creative and Humorous Guinness Print Advertisements …

2009-05-10: Thirsty Angel Fish An interesting humorous site I just found through the ‘twitterverse’ … Thirsty …

2009-04-29: Who Is Your Real Friend ? Try this experiment. Put your dog and your wife in the boot of the car for an hour. When you open …

2009-04-29: Men Are Just Happier Originally Posted Here, recounted here for posterity … NICKNAMES: If Laura, Kate and Sarah go …

2009-04-27: Zen Teachings Do not walk behind me, for I may not lead. Do not walk ahead of me, forI may not follow. Do not walk …

2009-04-24: English from Around the World In a Bangkok temple: IT IS FORBIDDEN TO ENTER A WOMAN, EVEN A FOREIGNER, IF DRESSED AS A MAN. …

2009-04-22: I Used To Say &#039;Bush&#039; ... Now I Say &#039;Brown&#039; … they’re all ‘B’s’ …. Real B’s ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE …

2009-04-20: For Scrabble Players and Crossword Fanatics DORMITORY: When you rearrange the letters: DIRTY ROOM PRESBYTERIAN: When you rearrange the letters: …

2009-04-15: Life Explained On the first day, God created the dog and said: ‘Sit all day by the door of your house and …

2009-04-06: Dear Technical Support, Please can anyone help. 18 months ago I upgraded to Girlfriend 1.0 from DrinkingMates 4.2, which I …

2009-03-30: The love story of Ralph and Edna. Ralph and Edna were both patients in a mental hospital. One day while they were walking past the …

2009-03-30: In Memoriam : Tommy Cooper I’m on a whiskey diet. I’ve lost three days already! I was reading this book today, The …

2009-03-30: The Rules of Cricket It’s an old one - but still fun You have two sides, one out in the field and one in. Each man …

2009-03-29: UCLA Study ... A study conducted by UCLA’s Department of Psychiatry has revealed that the kind of face a …

2009-03-09: Talking Dog A guy is driving around the back woods of Tennessee and he sees a sign in front of a broken down …

2009-02-14: Atheism is a non-prophet organization - and others follow ... The roundest knight at King Arthur’s round table was Sir Cumference. He acquired his size from …

2009-02-11: George Carlin - Absolutely Stunning … even if you aren’t so keen on him - I know there may be one or two of you …. …

2009-01-30: Logos For The &#039;New World Order&#039; Just click on here …. … and with thanks to : ‘who was it now that sent me these …

2009-01-12: Criminal Lawyer ... or just not so clever ... When I first saw this, I was taken in by that last line and nearly posted it to ‘That Would Be …

2009-01-11: Every Simpsons Couch Just caught this through a Guy Kawasaki Twitter … very funny - very good … Every …

2009-01-10: Goodbye To The Normals I got this sent to me as a wmv file that had the front and back edited out …. Goodbye To The …

2009-01-09: Air New Zealand - A Perfect Record ... A mother and her young son were flying Air New Zealand from Auckland to Sydney . The little boy who …

2009-01-01: Welcome to 2009 … and a Happy New Year to You … just click on the link to access the new year …

2008-12-18: Sock and Awe! Hit The Link - Knock Yourself Out - Knock Him Out ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On …

2008-12-18: Robin Williams Perfomance on Bush Robin Williams ‘does’ Bush ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a …

2008-12-17: All Puns Intended My thanks - as so often is the case - to ‘Mike’ 1. Two antennae met on a roof, fell in …

2008-12-17: Stay Out Of The Doghouse A salient lesson for all men this season … with thanks to : Advertising Ageand J C Penney and …

2008-12-15: Donkey Time This (Donkey Time ) is an absolute cracker !! thankyou rob for the heads up ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE …

2008-12-15: Wall St bailout explained Once upon a time a man appeared in a village and announced to the villagers that he would buy …

2008-12-14: Santa Claus Is Coming To Town ... Dear Santa I wud like a kool toy space ranjur fer Xmas. Iv ben a gud boy all yeer yer Frend, BiLLy …

2008-12-14: Quotes For The Times 1) The exchange between Churchill & Lady Astor: She said, ‘If you were my husband …

2008-12-14: What The Doctors Said About The Financial Crisis The Allergists voted to scratch it, and the Dermatologists advised not to make any rash moves. The …

2008-11-22: Dems Leave Lieberman Unpunished Another fine contribution from ‘The Onion’ ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On …

2008-11-22: Consumer Prices Fall Record Amount The Onion - America’s Finest News Source [Consumer Prices Fall Record Amount] The Onion - got …

2008-11-12: Is A Computer Male or Female A SPANISH Teacher was explaining to her class that in Spanish, unlike English, nouns are designated …

2008-11-03: The True Balance Sheet of US Investment Banks There are two sides of the balance sheet: the left side and the right side. On the left side, there …

2008-10-08: Some Breaking Financial News from Japan ... Origami Bank has folded. Sumo Bank has gone belly up. Bonsai Bank announced plans to cut some of its …

2008-10-01: The Stella Awards It’s time again for the annual ‘Stella Awards’! For those unfamiliar with these …

2008-10-01: Investment Advice If you had purchased £1000 of Northern Rock shares one year ago they would now be worth £4.95. With …

2008-09-18: Best Out of Office Automatic Email Replies I am currently out of the office at a job interview and will reply to you if I fail to get the …

2008-09-10: Why Did The Chicken Cross The Road BARACK OBAMA: The chicken crossed the road because it was time for a change! The chicken wanted …

2008-09-05: A Satirical Look At Campaigning JIB JAB - always very good with their political skewering and satire let loose their latest on the …

2008-08-07: Exam Question At Penn State University , there were four sophomores taking chemistry and all of them had an …

2008-08-05: One Liners Thanks to ‘Mike’ for these … 1. Two blondes walk into a …

2008-08-05: Decision Time This test only has one question, but it’s a very important one. By giving an honest answer, …

2008-07-30: It&#039;s All About Giving ... A driver is stuck in a traffic jam on the motorway. Nothing is moving. Suddenly a man knocks on the …

2008-07-14: Strange Directions While sitting at your desk, lift your right foot off the floor and start making clockwise circles …

2008-05-23: Texas Texas Here is what Jeff Foxworthy has to say about folks from Texas … If someone in a …

2008-04-03: Jewish Husband Courtesy of Mike Klein … A jewish boy goes home from school and says to his mum “guess …

2008-04-03: The Helpful Eye Witness A man walks into a bank, gets in line and when it is his turn he pulls out a gun … and robs …

2008-04-02: April Fools&#039; Stories You Shouldn&#039;t Believe Love Love Love … How to Change the World: April Fools’ Stories You Shouldn’t …

2008-03-28: KIller Biscuits - Wanted For Attempted Murder Linda Burnett, 23, a resident of San Diego , was visiting her in-laws, and while there went to a …

2008-03-20: More Fun With Statistics More fun with statistics … (Via … My Friend Kevin.) ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally …

2008-03-05: Stanley and the President George Bush goes to a primary school to talk to the kids to get a little PR. After his talk he …

2008-02-25: WordPress Resources at SiteGround WordPress is an outstanding blog software and that is why many people choose to use it for building …

2008-02-10: Thoughts ... so many Thoughts When a man steals your wife, there is no better revenge than to let him keep her. Sacha Guitry …

2008-02-07: Airline Dialogues Tower: “TWA 2341, for noise abatement turn right 45 Degrees.” TWA 2341: “Centre, …

2008-02-07: Philosophical Thoughts If there is no self, Whose arthritis is this? >> Be here now. Be someplace else later. Is that …

2008-01-11: Dear Kathy Letter recently received at a problems page :Dear Kathy, My husband is a liar and a cheat. He has …

2007-12-27: Gordon Trevor the farmer was in the fertilised egg business. He had several hundred young layers (hens), …

2007-11-21: Is A Man Still Wrong ... … if he says something in the woods - and no woman is there to hear him ? ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE …

2007-11-20: More interesting versions than the ones you and I have to suffer All too rarely, airline attendants make an effort to make the in-flight
”safety lecture” …

2007-11-20: Being English Being English is about driving in a German car to an Irish pub for a Belgian beer, and then …

2007-11-15: The world has not changed as much as we think ... If you don't read the newspaper you are uninformed, if you do read the newspaper you are …

2007-10-26: Hell - As Explained By A Chemistry Student The following is an actual question given on a University of Washington chemistry mid term. The …

2007-10-19: Natural Selection in Employment 1. Put 400 bricks in a closed room. 2. Put your new hires in the room and close the door 3. Leave …

2007-10-10: A Yiddish Dictionary for our Times Another nod of thanks to Mike … Jewbilation (n.) Pride in finding out that one’s …

2007-10-10: Days of innocence (or simpler mischief, perhaps) … thankyou Mr Kleinsome of you will remember the “Hollywood Squares” and its …

2007-10-08: Gotta love the Scots! Bono, the lead singer of the band, U2, is famous throughout the entertainment industry for being …

2007-10-04: Quiz Questions Classic - Thanks Lou UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE Bamber Gascoigne: What was Ghandi's first …

2007-09-20: War - What Is It Good For .... At the US War College, a General is a guest lecturer and tells the class of officers that the …

2007-09-10: 2012 olympics OPENING CEREMONYThe flame will be ignited by a petrol bomb thrown by a native of the area, in the …

2007-08-30: Tee Total ? An Irishman walks into a bar in Dublin, orders three pints of Guinness and sits in the back of the …

2007-08-24: 40 things to say at the office I can see your point, but I still think you’re full of sh*t.2. I don’t know what your …

2007-08-08: Why did the chicken cross the road? MOHAMMED SAEED AL-SAHAF (COMICAL ALI): The chicken did not cross the road. This is a complete …

2007-07-26: Happiness How to Make a Woman HappyIt’s not difficult to make a woman happy. A man only needs to be: 1. …

2007-07-26: The Husband Store A store that sells new husbands has just opened in New York City, where a woman may go to choose a …

2007-07-22: Haiku Error Messages In Japan, they have replaced the impersonal and unhelpful Microsoft error messages with their own …

2007-07-18: Ferrari Decision Making The Ferrari Formula 1 Team fired their entire pit crew yesterday. The announcement followed …

2007-06-20: Word … and all that … ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now …

2007-06-17: Security Levels European Heightened Security The English are feeling the pinch in relation to recent terrorist …

2007-06-15: Choice A Muslim was seated next to an Australian on a flight from London to Sydney. After the plane was …

2007-05-21: Non Smoking ... Blessed Are The Non Smokers … is a piece by Oliver Pritchett of the Telegraph - tickled my …

2007-05-14: Crazy Spiders ... Spiders - you need to watch ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct …

2007-05-11: The Things Kids Say More thanks to Mike Klein … TEACHER: Maria, go to the map and find North America . MARIA: …

2007-05-09: Official Announcement My thanks to Mike Klein - again … ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - …

2007-05-08: Organic one-liners Another Klein special … You invented Tipp Ex, correct me if I’m wrong. So I went to buy …

2007-05-03: The Jewish Funeral Sam died. His will provided $50,000 for an elaborate funeral. As the last attendees left, …

2007-05-03: Chicken Run Trevor the farmer was in the fertilised egg business. He had several hundred young layers (hens), …

2007-04-29: Dictionaries Mike - I don’t know your source - but keep them coming … WOMEN’S ENGLISH 1. Yes = …

2007-04-29: One Liners Give a person a fish and you feed them for a day; teach that person to use the Internet and they …

2007-04-26: Make The Pie Higher … my thanks to Mike Klein for this … A short poem created entirely of actual …

2007-04-26: Blondes - Do They Have More Fun ? BLONDE LOGIC Two blondes living in Oklahoma were sitting on a bench talking and one blonde says to …

2007-04-26: An affectionate view of the eternal battle ..... … once more - my thanks to Mike Klein NICKNAMES If Laura, Kate and Sarah go out for lunch, …

2007-04-24: Gentle/Gentile Humour … thanks to Mike Klein Thank God for church ladies with typewriters. These sentences actually …

2007-04-24: New Drugs for Women … thanks to Mike Klein DAMNITOL Take 2 and the rest of the world can go to hell for up to 8 …

2007-04-21: Some Great One Liners, Jokes and Stories From Probus .. thanks to my Dad - and his friends at Probus - for these great one liners. 1. I went to buy some …

2007-03-30: YouTube - Web 2.0 ... The Machine is Us/ing Us YouTube - Web 2.0 … The Machine is Us/ing Us … very clever. ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE …

2007-03-30: YouTube - Introducing &#039;Le Book&#039; YouTube - Introducing Le book - very funny. ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com …

2007-03-29: History Lessons .... Don’t know if any of the following is accurate, but it sounds good! In George …

2007-03-29: Twelve of the finest double-entendres that were aired on British TV and Radio … with thanks to Dinesh …. 1. Pat Glenn, weightlifting commentator - “And this …

2007-02-26: The Great Divide A Japanese company (Toyota) and an American company (Ford) decided to have a canoe race on the …

2007-02-06: Anagrams - there may even be a palindrome ! DORMITORY: When you rearrange the letters: DIRTY ROO M PRESBYTERIAN: When you rearrange the letters: …

2007-01-29: UK Spin on US Ads from Apple New Mitchell and Webb Spins on US Apple Ads … very - VERY funny. ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally …

2007-01-28: Disorder in the American Courts Thankyou Graham … These are from a book called Disorder in the American Courts, and are …

2006-11-11: The Letter A father passing by his son’s bedroom, was astonished to see the bed was nicely made, and …

2006-09-14: Clever Video Link ENJOY .. thanks Lou. ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. …

2006-09-06: Spanish Computers A Spanish teacher was explaining to her class that in Spanish, unlike English, nouns are designated …

2006-08-13: Mac Spoofs - It&#039;s Bill V Steve with a Spin Mac Spoofs .. just enjoy ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct …

2006-07-19: What A Mush ! ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2006-07-14: A Spin On An Old Trick ... milaadesign.com :. professional flash designer … fun in a kind of funny way .. …

2006-07-14: Zidane Headbutt Outrage Zidane Headbutt Outrage: new video evidence | The Register … very clever in terms of humour - …

2006-07-01: Una cerveza helada lo cura todo ... .. A frozen beer cures everything OK - a new email signature if ever I saw one ! ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE …

2006-06-25: A Letter to the USA from John Cleese In light of your failure to elect a competent President of the USA and thus to govern yourselves, we …

2006-06-25: DEFINITIONS 1. THINGY Female…… Any part under a car’s hood. Male….. The strap …

2006-06-25: Inland Revenue letter (or tax-dollar piss-artist) Dear Mr Addison, I am writing to you to express our thanks for your more than prompt reply to our …

2006-06-25: Sipping Vodka A new priest at his first mass was so nervous he could hardly speak. After mass he asked the …

2006-06-25: Things you&#039;d love to shout out in the office 1. I can see your point, but I still think you’re full of ***. 2. I don’t know what your …

2006-06-09: Why We Split Up …She told me we couldn’t afford beer anymore and I’d have to quit. …Then I …

2006-05-30: Washington Post Definitions The Washington Post published its yearly contest in which readers are asked to supply alternate word …

2006-05-30: The Shepherd A shepherd was herding his flock in a remote New Zealand pasture when suddenly a brand-new BMW X5 …

2006-05-27: The Farming Guide To Politics DEMOCRATIC You have two cows. Your neighbor has none. You feel guilty for being successful. Barbara …

2006-05-27: Business Or Pleasure A man boarded an airplane and took his seat. As he settled in, he glanced up and saw a most …

2006-05-26: Why Government Is Like It Is A Washington, DC airport ticket agent offers some examples of why our (I think they mean the US) …

2006-05-26: English Some reasons why the English language is so hard to learn: 1) The bandage was wound around the …

2006-04-17: Microsoft Deal with China worth 1.2 Billion Dollars … seen as a major step in the war on software theft - but the real question (according to the …

2006-04-17: Biggest Ever Disaster In US ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2006-04-17: Bush Is Dead ... ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2006-04-10: Kidnapped A driver is stuck in a traffic jam on the motorway. Nothing is moving and suddenly a man knocks on …

2006-04-09: Globalisation Princess Diana’s death represents the truest definition of globalisation … An English …

2006-04-09: The Five Rules For Men To Have A Happy Life It’s important to have a woman who helps at home, who cooks from time to time, cleans up and …

2006-04-09: A Holiday Greeting cut and paste away … For My Attorney Friends: “Please accept with no obligation, …

2006-04-09: Quantas After every flight, Qantas pilots fill out a form, called a “gripe sheet,” which tells …

2006-04-09: Corporate Lessons Corporate Lesson 1: A man is getting into the shower just as his wife is finishing up her shower …

2006-04-09: The Guinness &#034;evolution&#034; ad Best Ads On TV ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I …

2006-04-09: Engineers and Life... Understanding Engineers - Take One Two engineering students were walking across a university campus …

2006-04-09: Letters to the editor that never got published Hats off to the England cricketers for their achievements in the Ashes this summer, Which rightly …

2006-04-09: What Does It Mean To Be Fifty (Part Two) … or alternatively - for those born before 1986 Part One can be found here on the …

2006-04-09: Church Bulletins (They Are Real) The Fasting & Prayer Conference includes meals. The sermon this morning: “Jesus Walks on …

2006-04-07: How You Know You Are Flying Over Africa ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. I moved the content …

2006-04-07: Statisticians and Accountants A statistician is someone who loves to work with numbers but doesn’t have the personality to …

2006-04-07: Over Engineering When NASA first started sending up astronauts, they quickly discovered that ballpoint pens would not …

2006-04-04: No Really ... Would You Have Invested ? The guy in the lower left is Bill Gates worth $80 billion. Paul Allen, the co-owner with a net worth …

2006-04-01: Brain Cramps - Now That I Know It All Question: If you could live forever, would you and why? Answer: “I would not live forever, …

2006-03-23: Juggling Music Not the best track ever, not a dog, but not the best. Even so. make sure your speakers are plugged …

2006-03-21: Insanity My thanks to Mike K … It doesn’t hurt to take a hard look at yourself from time to …

2006-03-19: IPOD for the Masses ? Click Click … totally right on - thank god “I Mac”. ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally …

2006-03-17: Sorry ... A couple arrives home to their 5-bedroom house in a leafy suburb. Uponentering the house, they call …

2006-03-17: Fainting Goats Fainting Goats - click here … the video needs to be watched.: OK - I shouldn’t laugh …

2006-03-13: Managing Customer Expectations … thanks to Mike Klein for this one. Click on the image to see a larger rendition. …

2006-03-12: The Best Letter Ever From The Inland Revenue ? Dear Mr Addison, I am writing to you to express our thanks for your more than prompt reply to our …

2006-03-12: Stress Management A lecturer, when explaining stress management to an audience, raised a glass of water and …

2006-03-12: Ponderisms Ponderisms … funny things these - Carlin-esque … in in some ways. ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE …

2006-03-11: For Those Who May Take Life Too Seriously 1. Save the whales. Collect the whole set. 2. A day without sunshine is like, night. 3. On the other …

2006-03-04: Latest Stella Award - Maybe True ... Maybe Not It’s time once again to review the winners of the Annual “Stella Awards.” The …

2006-03-04: Definitons TESTICULATING. Waving your arms around and talking Bollocks. BLAMESTORMING. Sitting around in a …

2006-03-04: News Flash! In an attempt to thwart the spread of bird flu, George W. Bush has bombed the Canary Islands …

2005-07-02: Planning Permission Thanks to John (two Jags.) Prestcott there is so much building going on everywhere else, on …

2005-07-02: 15 Pieces of Advice ... .. to be passed on to your mum, your daughters, grandaughters, nieces, aunts, girlfriends … …

2005-07-02: Never - Never - No Really Never Never Copped A Feel ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct site. …

2005-07-02: The Future of Drugs ? “In pharmacology, all drugs have two names - a trade name and a generic name. For example, the …

2005-06-03: Well Now - Try Out This Little Test ... Colo(u)r Test<hr> ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On Humor.Philpin.com - a now defunct …

2005-05-15: Camilla Queen …. is a play on a well known Queen track - enjoy ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On …

2005-05-08: Gonzo Stunt Game Muppets.com – Gonzo Stunt Game - boring after a 100 tries - but the first 50 keeps you …

2005-05-04: The eBay Song The eBay Song .. click the link - sit back and enjoy ;) ITS.A.JOKE.PEOPLE Originally Posted On …

2005-05-03: Republicans in the US - Labour in the UK My thanks to Mr. Potter’s mum :) A woman in a hot air balloon realized she was lost. She …

2005-04-28: A Study of Women&#039;s Arse Size ... There is a new study out about women and how they feel about their arses. The results were pretty …

2005-04-26: The Bush Archive JibJab.com is where you will find the info from the previous post - I was specifically thinking of …

2005-04-26: A non-profit election message GBjab … I will see if I can find the original Bush one that was published for the US …

2005-04-25: Bush Banter .. or as it is known in the trade : BUSH !!! … during the last election in the US - I …

2005-04-25: Question : Is Hell exothermic (gives off heat) or endothermic (absorbs heat)? The response : First, we need to know how the mass of Hell is changing in time. So we need to know …

2005-04-25: ATM Usage A sign in the bank lobby reads: “Please note that this bank is installing new Drive-through …

2005-04-25: Management Definitions TESTICULATING - Waving your arms around and talking b*llocks. BLAMESTORMING - Sitting around in a …

2005-04-25: AAADD - Age-Activated Attention Deficit Disorder It's hopelessly incurable and a very cruel disease. This is how it manifests: I decided to wash my …

2005-04-24: Dares For Points - Points For Dares ... ONE-POINT DARES 1. Ignore the first five people who say ‘good morning’ to you. 2. To …

2005-04-24: Welcome To Philpin Phun Just an experiment to collect humorous ‘bits and bobs’ as they say in …

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