We spent our Thursday and Friday evenings attending parts of the Vector Festival here in Toronto: Vector Festival is a participatory and community-oriented initiative dedicated to showcasing digital games and […]
It occurred to me today how differently I order food now. I used to call a number, have an awkward conversation with someone about how I would like to customize […]
Three years ago I bought my first (!) real smartphone after living with Blackberries for a long time. I loved my Galaxy Nexus and it served me well for a […]
Welp, it seems like the Turing test might have finally been passed. A supercomputer running a program simulating a 13-year-old boy named Eugene has passed the Turing Test at an […]
C’mon, man. I subscribe to, like, 400+ news feeds. Gimme a break. .:. Image from gdesigneralex, used under Creative Commons.
One of these bad boys is supposed to arrive at our home any minute now. I’m kind of excited.
Anyone following my Twitter feed or spending a moderate amount of time with me lately would have seen my rant about Uber. I was intrigued by the idea because of […]
About a month ago I got a new phone. But not really. I’d held off on getting a personal smartphone for a long time, relying mostly on my work Blackberry […]
My blog host had a little hiccup on Sunday, which means two things: Accented characters are displaying strangely right now. Not sure why just yet. Character code set something or […]
A few weeks ago my wife was watching an episode of Community and one of the characters said something that kind of made me feel old, but mostly made me […]