Aug. 16, 2014
Just Another Floating City


Aug. 3, 2014
Charlie and I


Photo taken at London's Natural History Museum, recently.

Had to post something else up here because every time I checked my blog to see how awesome I still am, I'd see my wife's face staring back at me. Awkward and unsettling.

Self-indulgent meta: apparently this thing I am doing here is now called 'indieweb' by all the cool kids. Keeping a blog in 2014 is kind of ridiculous! :)

July 19, 2014
Noosa One Act Play Competition 2014 - Michelle Won!


Michelle has won the Noosa One Act Play Competition 2014 for her play The Invitation - hooray, and congratulations!!!

I feel very fortunate to be married to such an amazing lady. :)

June 28, 2014


Greetings from Porto! Last night's algorave was quite something. Amazing sets from Julio d'Escriván, Andrew Brown, Renick Bell, and the inimitable Mico Rex!

June 10, 2014
Syncthing is Amazing: Decentralised Free Software File Syncing


Amazing! I am blown away by this piece of software instigated by Jakob Borg.

Syncthing replaces Dropbox and BitTorrent Sync with something open, trustworthy and decentralized. Your data is your data alone and you deserve to choose where it is stored, if it is shared with some third party and how it's transmitted over the Internet.

Using syncthing, that control is returned to you.

Syncthing synchronises directories of files between arbitrary computers and devices. It is:

Initial tests live up to the hype. Beautiful execution, inside and out.

Syncthing screenshot

I contributed bug fixes to an Android port that you can install to sync files to your phone or tablet.