Category Archives: Life
I went to a talk on Thursday evening hosted by CSaP. It was Mark Henderson talking about his new book, The Geek Manifesto. The talk was interesting and Mark had lots of good points to make about science in government … Continue reading
After you’ve roasted it in foil for an hour, stick a fork in one end, hold it vertically up, and scrape it downwards with a teaspoon.
Earlier this week, my father was lamenting the fact that his boot laces keep coming undone. This is apparently a particular problem when the boot laces in question are under a pair of gaiters, but I personally think it must … Continue reading
The Innovation Agency website has now launched officially. Be delighted by its greenness and its wordiness (and also by its content!). That is all.
This is seriously exciting. If I understand what it says correctly, the UK government is going to require that a whole raft of interesting and publicly relevant data is made available for public use, through dumps or APIs. It’s too … Continue reading
I’ve been pretty quiet for a while. Two weeks of that was in Switzerland, in Adelboden, leading for HF Holidays. It was a fantastic couple of weeks. Great weather (apparently its been a pretty poor summer, so we were lucky), … Continue reading
Its been a while since I posted anything. I’ve been pretty busy with various bits and bobs – hopefully there will be something interesting to talk about soon. I fancied savoury porridge for dinner. I’m not quite sure why. Google … Continue reading
I graduated yesterday. The culmination of four and a half years of stumbling around in the dark, which by a small miracle yielded something that might actually be useful to the wider world. Fortunately, in keeping with the rest of … Continue reading
I’ve spent the better part of a week trying to fix a show stopper bug in my rendering code that manifested itself after my forced machine change. I published a minimal test example on my github repository demoing the bug … Continue reading