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Work And, as if by magic, I have a new job. Less involved, less senior, and not entirely on-path; but better paid, more interesting and without any commute at all. This week will be my last week at ELS, and

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Over the christmas holidays, I generally attempt to do a technical project in something that’s new to me. I think I bit off more than I could chew with the main thing, which was a look at Amazon Lumberyard and

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So yesterday, I was attempting to navigate home after the pub with my boss, and we’d basically lost London at this point. There were buildings, and people, and I could see a Pret and a Starbucks. So I dug out

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[I left this in my out-tray. I’m an idiot] One of those. I learnt a new thing! I played with Aftereffects for several dozen hours, learning how enough bits of it work to make something, and produced a new video

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It’s weird to see someone you knew as a person revered as an icon, especially someone who I disagreed with as much as Rocky. But he died last night, after a long life filled with music, and I’ll miss him

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Not the band of wizards, the game. The Magic Circle is the the closest thing to an advancement of whatever genre Portal is since… well, since Portal. It’s not Portal, though. It’s kind of an RPG in the same way

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A few days in a field has cleared my brain fabulously, although I’m a few days off the week update. Work Bug fixing in one place, refactoring in another. Soon, new development. Invoicing week on planet Istic.net, which means getting

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

Last year, flush with the success of a year without changing employment more than once, I bought one of the most geeky items I have ever bought. On spec, I ordered a wi-fi enabled kettle. This isn’t as crazy as

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