Sunday, July 29, 2018

Things of Interest Goes Secure

DesignTechnology

As you might have already noticed, over the past week I’ve spent some time migrating Things of Interest from a web server that used a regular unsecured HTTP connection to one that uses HTTPS. While there isn’t any particular reason … Continue reading →

Friday, July 27, 2018

Mr. Rogers Was My Actual Neighbour   

Television

Adam Eisenstat, writing for Vox: Mr. Rogers and the world I had stumbled into briefly after ringing his doorbell, the very world conjured on his show, offered a glimpse into how things could be if adults treated children with real … Continue reading →

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Ulisti

iOS

Ulisti is a new app, available free on the App Store, created by yours truly. For the past few months I’ve been working on it in my spare time, and I would really appreciate if you gave it a try. … Continue reading →

Sunday, May 27, 2018

The Matrix in 4K HDR

Movies

I originally watched The Matrix in a friend’s basement when I was 16 or 17. It was a poor quality copy playing on his rather small TV connected to his rather slow computer. But that didn’t stop me from being … Continue reading →

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

What Explains U.S. Mass Shootings?   

Politics

Max Fisher and Josh Keller reporting for the New York Times: But there is one quirk that consistently puzzles America’s fans and critics alike. Why, they ask, does it experience so many mass shootings? Perhaps, some speculate, it is because … Continue reading →