Archive: 2011-04

  • Japanese elections STFU!

    Japanese elections are a remarkably noisy affair: trucks drive around playing recorded exhortations to vote for a particular candidate for weeks beforehand. Candidates stand in public areas and drone on through microphones. It can be quite tiresome. But here’s how not to deal with it:

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  • Crisis? What crisis?

    Repeat after me: I will not let your lack of planning become my crisis. Keith Mitchell at PIPEX taught me this.——Bill Thompson

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  • hack weekend: RadioBox

    A couple of weeks ago, along with a few others, I joined my friends at for a hack weekend. We threw around some suggestions before and during the event; one of the ideas that coalesced was a visualiser for’s RadioBox events, and that’s what I ended up working on.

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