Jovian Salak does Tom still record conversations? Do you know if he kept the ones he did record/does anything with them?
john_nye not sure I’ll be able to get one shipped to Iceland anyway (for a sensible price at least, plus import duty). I wonder if they’d donate one to your testing lab?
Jovian Salak I’ll see if I can get it up this evening. Got lots of emails, code and postcards to sort as well though!
Jovian Salak just go for the cheapest one. Looking forward to seeing your photos! I did a nice panorama from the office roof a couple of days ago, and have made a fancy way of showing it on the web
12924 #steps today
Walked along a nice bit of beach-ish area near my flat. Realised that whilst I’m fairly experienced at creating UIs where the creation of sound is the end result (musical instruments), I’ve never really given much thought to the use of sound in other UIs.
The house lights across the bay twinkle a lot — perhaps because of the heat. It’s cold outside here, but inside all the buildings is really toasty, thanks to ubiquitous geothermal power.
8665 #steps today
Small rooms or dwellings help the mind to concentrate itself; large rooms are a source of distraction.
Note that I skipped a whole tonne of Da Vinci’s longer notes, which can be summarised as: “painting is great, poetry is rubbish, music and sculpture are somewhere in between”.