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“A long meandering talk with no specific topic or direction”

Flying foam letters

October 7th, 2010


Giant foam letters that float up in the sky.

At first, I’ll admit, I thought this was an art piece, but it seems it is actually a form of advertising created by a company called Flogos. The video on YouTube…

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Polycranium Techne WordPress theme

April 7th, 2009

Polycranium Techne

Polycranium Techne is the WordPress Theme I made for the Interactive Institute Art & Technology department, where I work. Technically it’s based on my own Polycranium Sleet theme, which is also the ancestor of the theme I am using for this blog:…

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Speed vs features

June 17th, 2008

A while back something happened with, and loading a page – any page -  suddenly took ages. I couldn’t really find the strength and time to fix it (especially since loading the administration pages was just as slow…) and…

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May 7th, 2008 blog

I’ve been working on the site for a while, transforming the old site into a WordPress-driven site. Tonight we flicked the switch and put it online. Go and have a look (and tell me if you find stuff that’s…

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Lecture at Physical Computing course – handouts

January 31st, 2008

Yesterday I spent two hours talking to the students at a physical computing course at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH). I talked about what physical computing (i.e. the art of “sensing and controlling the physical world with computers”, to…

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New site

January 11th, 2008

Tonight I finally got round to put the WordPress-driven site online and remove all stuff from the old site.  Enjoy. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, just mail me.

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One of those days…

January 7th, 2008

I just heard John mumbling quietly to himself: “Today is one of those days when I’m talking to myself…”

No arguing with that.

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Je ne spam pas

December 17th, 2007

Last week I got loads of what looks like bounces for spam being sent with a sender address (Where something includes Largent-Coxwell, mosab.matza, porkwt, Ruquiyah_Hertel and other inventive aliases).

For anybody trying to track them down: I certainly did not send…

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Not a blog blog

October 24th, 2007

As you can see is now a blog. Or at least, it’s powered by a WordPress blog.

I have no intention of becoming a famous “blogger” – all this means is that it’s now a little easier for me to…

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