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  • Vossa: Rentable Space
    Vossa is a new space available to rent for presentations and stuff. Very tricked out, and I may be interested in using this for one of my ventures.
  • np
    I Love L.A. Crank up the Beach Boys, baby Don’t let the music stop We’re gonna ride it till we just can’t ride it no more (…but I’m staying in San Diego)
  • Awesome Diversion!
    The hilariously funny (and, please, also not for kids or sensitive adults) The Story About The Baby has been updated with a new series of columns: The Story About the Toddler. The true adventures of a father who looks at things cynically, wittily, and foulmouthedly.
  • The Power Of Slideshows
    The Decline of Fashion Photography — An argument in pictures — by Karen Lehrman in Slate
  • Quorn = SCOP
    This stuff called quorn seems a lot like the “scop” (a commodity single cell protein food source found in novels of Bruce Sterling, particularly my favorite, Islands in the Net. And hey, here’s a site called scop. Nifty. Including some other terms from Sterling works.
  • Lots of Individuated Blog Entries!
    I’ve been on a tear of posting lots of individual entries with neat stuff I found or stuff that upsets or entrances me. Well, there will be more of that. Soon I’ll take a breath and talk more seriously and at more length about: changes in my personal life, changes in my professional life, and…
  • My First Python Program
    Here’s my hello world moment for the programming language Python: #!/usr/local/bin/python print “Content-type: text/html\n” print “hello” if 1 == 0: print “1 is 0” else: print “1 is not 0” print “” print “word “*10 Which results in hello 1 is not 0 word word word word word word word word word word Expect more…