i sit and drule at this all day… →
A culture is no better than its woods.– W.H. Auden’s Woods (via Evening Tweed)
I really really like this site. I’m sure I stumbled on an earlier version years back, but this is way better.
NetNewsWire vs. Google Reader
I read a lot of RSS. I’m currently subscribed to 132 feeds and in the last 30 days I’ve read 2,643 items. For well over a year I used Google Reader but after hearing lots about desktop readers and reading this by Shawn Blanc, I decided to give NetNewsWire ago. I really really wanted it to work for me. I put up with it for a while thinking I was just too used to Google Reader. But...
This is the first track from the new Sigur Rós...
New Sigur Rós Album
Sigur Rós just announced that they have a new album coming out. So exciting. Its gonna be called með suð í eyrum við spilum endalaust. Read about it here.
Iain Tait just blogged about this so no doubt his ad company Poke did it. It’s pretty amazing. Works really well. Would be pretty awesome to win glastonbury tickets. I really love the way this allows you to interact with an actual cow in a field!
VBS.tv is such a great site, so many interesting shows. I just watch a 14 part documentary (about 45mins in total) on North Korea and it was amazing. It’s insane that somewhere like that actually exists. It blows me away. I seriously don’t think i can comprehend what it must be like for the people who live there. This is the first part. Click here to get to the second and then go from...
Biggest Drawing in the World →
A Swedish artist named Erik Nordenankar has drawn a self portrait of himself by flying a briefcase containing a GPS unit around the world… Pretty cool. Though it must be also be the largest carbon footprint drawing in the world too. (via Infovore)
I couldn’t agree more
found this somewhere on the interweb the other...
Back Online / Debriefing
man, what a shame. must’ve been a stressful 36 hours. muxtape: On May 21st, Muxtape experienced an error that caused every song in the database to be overwritten with the wrong artist & title. I initially reported this as a malicious act, but after taking the site down and investigating further it was clear that it was a fault of the software, for which I am wholly responsible. The...
the first thing i did with my summer →
Today is the first day of my summer. I finished exams yesterday. I don’t start uni again ‘til October. *sigh* So this summer I intend to do a lot of things; to mark the beginning of it all I’ve started this tumblr. This will become my blogging platform. Up until now I used the one that I have built into my site [powered by blogger] but my site’s gonna get a redesign this...