Donkey on the Edge

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Belle and Sebastien

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Sitting here on a Sunday when I should be playing with Nicki and CLF trying to wrangle the information architecture of a corporate brand site into some sort of sensible, digestible expression and listening to Belle and Sebastien’s If You’re Feeling Sinister (label) and had forgotten how incessantly bleak and beautiful it is:-)

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Sony DRM bollocks

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Sony has stopped production of the ‘root-kit’ protected CDs. Thanks for nothing but nice to see a company realise that things are a little more complicated than simply dropping some copy protection on a disk.

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Angry sheep

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So I’ve been sitting here getting increasingly pissed-off about the totally unregulated goings on at Google, the iTunes Music Store, CD manufacturing, spyware galore and a whole host of other nasty little profit-driven abuses of power so in the end I snapped.

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Pakistan relief efforts

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A family friend, Lauren Ingram has set up a fund to help with the relief work. She’s focusing on collecting smaller amounts of money and quickly distributing it to the right people on the ground using an extensive network of trusted local contacts.

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Playing with Flock and liking it…

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Blog This!You can easily blog interesting web content with Flock, in just a few clicks.Example: 1. Highlight a passage on a web page that you would like to blog about. 2. Right-click that selection and choose Blog This. 3. The blog editor opens with that selection already inserted. Not only that, the selection is properly formatted as a Blockquote and appropriate citation is included.

Flock

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Writing your MP

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Sometimes we forget that the laws we obey are written (indirectly) by us.

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Die mauer ist nicht so motorradfreundlich

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An 8-minute lap of the Ring on an R100 Which, as far as my crude appreciation of the language of Siegfried goes, translates to the wall isn’t so motorcycle-friendly (he’s commenting on an orange crash barrier he avoids at a corner’s apex).

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