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I used to do this kind of thing monthly in WRP format. It’s as good as any: Work: Skute’s in the wild, to some extent. Beta invitations have been sent out – the demons of the Play Store beta system are

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“No one is actually dead until the ripples they cause in the world die away…” ― Terry Pratchett, Reaper Man I’m rarely out of words, but today’s one of those. It’s around 20 years since I wondered why everyone kept

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New Apple announcement looks interesting. Handily, the new Macbook will been in second revision about the same time I’m looking to upgrade my work MBA, I’m impressed they got a high-res display into a fanless thiner-than-air case without too much

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The previous MTOL were in 2004 and 2007, and soon I’m going to get over this “I’ve been doing this too long” kick. Organisation Google & Omnifocus, mostly. My email is google-app based, although most of my interface with it is

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I am interested in preserving my own history. One of the reasons Aquarionics is hosted on my own server is because when I started this up – and the site in one form or other would be qualified to drive

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Every so often, it occurs to me that Dungeons and Dragons models an extremely schizophrenic variant of competence. “I use Vicious Mockery on the guard” “Okay, you fire off a stream of insults which [Clatter] hit him square in the

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Daily posts are not interesting, and I’ve got the same problem as Norm, to some degree. I’ve got dozens of projects I’m working on, some of them professionally, so I’m going to try weekly updates, with the hope that with

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Sad fact about me: I used to part-run a Black & White fansite. Before Istic, before Aquarionics, before Aquarion even, I ran Top 5, which was a fansite for the top five games due to come out soon that I

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34 years old, which means that this site is now 15. I really should work out what it’s for.

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The great and all-powerful rise of the espresso is confusing to me. I live in a country which has a cultural obsession with tea, where people will wax lyrical about the restorative properties of a cuppa, where it is a

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