Amanda Palmer. Wow. I’ve heard about her for a few years now. I’ve seen people obsessively tweet about her, discuss her; I’ve followed her success through the interwebs. I was even at The Scottish Ruby Conference and sat in the next room while she performed to group of technical, geeky superstars from all over the globe (yes, I should(…)
After falling into a coma at 17 years old, and waking up 17 years later with a fully functioning mind, Karen was asked: “…how do you feel being here now? After so long. I mean, not just what’s new and different, but what does now feel like?” Karen’s response, which resonates to today, even though the(…)
It’s simple and makes sense: bring users what they want and do it in one space. They’ve pulled a number of different element together: Shop for the clothes, buy the songs off iTunes, take quick pics of your favourite outfits and participate while tweeting, commenting, sharing – all through one dashboard. The only thing they(…)
You may have seen the news over the past week that for the first time ever, Q3 results show that the Samsung Galaxy S3 is outselling the iPhone 4S. This is specific to Q3, so pre-iPhone 5, which may skew the results back, but in my opinion, I can see why. We were on holiday(…)
I LOVE Haloween. I LOVE Tetris, so obviously I love this Jack-O-Lantern that is a working game of Tetris! It’s called: Pumpktris and is a fully playable version of Tetris inside a carved pumpkin from the author of Haha Bird. Hat tip goes out to Collossal for sharing.
This morning I decided to pull out my yoga mat and have a pilates and yoga session, to kick start myself into getting back into a fitness routine. My Osteopath very correctly told me I should get back into pilates and yoga, and to stay at the beginner level for a long time. My muscles are built up well, but(…)