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2020-09-15: Watch my 5m review, on how this was both the BEST & WORST EVER Apple Product Event: …

2020-09-15: Biggest High-Level Issue: Why 1 hour on hardware and only 1 minute on software?? Is it cos software …

2020-09-15: #iOS14 coming tomorrow! | #Apple #AppleEvent

2020-09-15: Is this audience-free #AppleEvent the most thought through video of all time? Love details like them …

2020-09-15: Then on the explanation, she says “the same footprint as the previous Air”. Great complete redesign …

2020-09-15: iCEO claim: “#iPadAir is a completely redesigned experience”. Isn’t it just a slightly …

2020-09-15: Onward to #iPad : #iPadOS14 is improving #ApplePencil : great, an actually humanizing touch!

2020-09-15: Oh they’re actually charging for this bizarre form of obsessive solo masochism?! #Fitness+ …

2020-09-15: ‘Treadmilll’ & ‘Walk’ is possibly the saddest combination of two words since …

2020-09-15: #FamilySetup is an interesting effort to come good on Tim’s claim of ⬇️ in #iPhone supremacy. …

2020-09-15: My Dad (a #Doctor) says re. #BloodO2: “Well it’s a clever addition from a #marketing point of view …

2020-09-15: Straight off the bat: no mention of #iPhone12 | This is due to delays to late-Oct iPhone 12 release, …

2020-09-15: Live Blogging the September “Apple Media Event” here, with special focus on #digimini …

2020-09-14: 🎵 MC Beastly | ‘Amanda Holden’ [#MusicVideo] premiering tonight on …

2020-09-13: Warning: backup your iPod Classic before connecting to Mac OS Catalina (or soon Big Sur). Otherwise …

2020-09-09: Return of the 90s: mxb.dev/blog/the-… . Fantastic take on renewal of personal sites like …

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2020-09-09: New Topic: Book Reviews from my profile on ItalicType.com: a gorgeous indie web competitor to Amazon …

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2020-09-01: 👏 @ajlkn on new #Carrd feature: dynamic (video & image slideshow) backgrounds eg MCBeastly.com | …

2020-08-28: 👏 @ajlkn on new #Carrd feature: dynamic (video & image slideshow) backgrounds eg MCBeastly.com. …

2020-08-25: Sued g00gle. Today was a good day. — Did you also have a (barely-used) Google+ account? You can grab …

2020-08-20: Great time to start an AirBnB Experience y’all! laurence.link/airbnb-ex…

2020-08-20: Cop #Chicago outfit Inspire11.com top 20 on #INC5000: …

2020-08-20: Holla my alma mater @Uchicago CS Dept for inventing a leading #privacy tool. IMO needs a web …

2020-08-20: Homeowner homies: do this on maps.google.com #privacy #g00gle

2020-08-20: holla @cdevroe for recognizing my photo comp sub: cdevroe.com/2020/08/1… “.. w4rner …

2020-08-20: The moment that #NSA start playing #Snowden and calling out #surveillance, is the moment it becomes …

2020-08-08: Micro Blog Photo challenge | Day 7: daytripping (@stevesmit) or should I say ‘a Day L8’, as I …

2020-08-06: In this episode of English people pronouncing foreign names (1m vid from BBC): …

2020-08-06: Micro Blog Photo challenge | Day 6: bisect (@cdevroe)

2020-08-05: Micro Blog Photo challenge | Day 5: flow (@TheDimPause) The side of me that’s got it.

2020-08-04: Micro Blog Photo challenge | Day 4: peace (@dejus) My peaceful side (heightened by removal of Father …

2020-08-03: Micro Blog Photo challenge | Day 3: bug (@CTD) Édouard Manet pesting at Art Institute of Chicago

2020-08-02: August FirstWeek FlipPh.one begins. Disabling cross-posting from blog.w4rner.com to socials!

2020-08-02: Micro Blog Photo challenge: Day 2: floating (@RossA)

2020-08-01: Micro Blog Photo challenge: Day 1: up (@LJPUK)

2020-08-01: “Tech Companies Promising You The #Unrealistic” Even Non-Profit @Mozilla are at it! #DailyFaily “Tech Companies Promising You The #Unrealistic” Even Non-Profit @Mozilla are at it! #DailyFaily

2020-08-01: “Tech Companies Promising You The #Unrealistic” Even Non-Profit @Mozilla are at it! #DailyFaily

2020-08-01: “Hello, World!” (of POSSE) | now syndicating micro.blog/w4rner | #OwnYourSocialMedia #IndieWeb “Hello, World!” (of POSSE) | now syndicating micro.blog/w4rner | #OwnYourSocialMedia #IndieWeb

2020-08-01: “Hello, World!” (of POSSE) | now syndicating micro.blog/w4rner | #OwnYourSocialMedia …

2020-07-22: #DailyFaily : Accidental Email Spam If you ditch g00gle (👏) and export your Calendar: Don’t do as …

2020-07-19: WordPress Import 1). Date metadata is retained. This makes my micro.blog ‘hello, world!’ …

2020-07-19: Trying the Wordpress import feature, to bring over my old codingforpeoplepeople.wordpress.com blog. …

2020-07-08: Looking for a standing desk, to put on top of an existing kitchen table. Went to a texpo in Ningbo, …

2020-07-07: P.S. RescueTime is going in the ‘tryna be Smart AI’ direction: answer first 6 survey …

2020-07-07: FWFP Tech reflect: RescueTime June Trends 1 - Mail: Divested Gmail. All custom domains with Proton. All email out of Apple Mail Mac OS. Next: …

2020-07-07: Feature request: allow Category selection on MacOS app.

2020-07-07: Turns out Micro.Blog sees # as more of Markdown’s ‘octothorp’ than the …

2020-07-07: Big up Caroline Lucas MP for Brighton (2nd most live music venues) for pushing for more support for …

2020-07-07: What do parties think we’re talking about with ‘arts & culture’? Labour - ‘artists, …

2020-07-07: HMG say most money will go to Britain’s “crown jewels”… ‘V&A, Albert Hall’ I wonder …

2020-07-07: Arts&Cult Qs— £1.59bn funding: HMG claims “to support freelancers” (like …

2020-07-06: Help: using Micro.blog as mothership?? As a multi-disciplinary entrepreneur have a more diverse audience set than most. Possible to use …

2020-07-06: Wanna setup cross-post to LinkedIn.com/in/w4rner & Twitter.com.com/@vv4rner next week. …

2020-07-06: Micro.blog doesn’t seem to impose a character limit. I will keep mine to Twitter’s 280 …

2020-07-06: Web-app: you can’t copy&paste photos in. Have to save & post 1 at a time (here’s …

2020-07-06: Have figured out how to add Categories. Then click three dots to Show Categories. I’ve created …

2020-07-06: My Micro.blog isn’t on my FirstWeek FlipPh.one social media blacklist, so feels like a great …

2020-06-22: As I'm gradually divesting Google, I looked further into Dropbox: As I'm gradually divesting Google, I looked further into Dropbox: ?dl=1 renders in Apple Mail …

2020-06-01: Hello, world!

2020-05-12: Congrats fellas! Congrats fellas! This is a cheeky & provokative campaign FirstWeekFlipPhone.com would have been …

2020-04-05: *Super specific follow-up on ProtonMail Bridge* *Super specific follow-up on ProtonMail Bridge* Of the settings, these are the two I’m still trying …

2020-04-05: Without “Inbox Pause”, Superhuman is inhuman Without “Inbox Pause”, Superhuman is inhuman Why I’m putting The World’s Most-Wanted App on pause On …

2020-03-09: Sharing permissions matter for Drive btw: must be set to ‘Anyone with the link can view’. Sharing permissions matter for Drive btw: must be set to ‘Anyone with the link can view’.

2020-03-09: Thanks for the Google Drive hack. Does anyone know the equivalent for Dropbox? Thanks for the Google Drive hack. Does anyone know the equivalent for Dropbox? The usual link …

2020-02-26: Mars, Mars, Personal congratulations for furthering your journey into tech. Thanks for the shout-out for …

2020-02-05: Imogen, Imogen, So glad that Jez’s piece …

2020-01-27: As I’m launching my series “net:work?” As I’m launching my series “net:work?” at FulbrightNetwork.com/news, looking back at this John …

2020-01-27: Rebecca: fantastic introduction to the reasons companies might rebrand. Rebecca: fantastic introduction to the reasons companies might rebrand. You might be curious to read …

2020-01-09: Jeffrey: fantastic introduction to Rethink’s core product ‘Rethink Files’: hope it will encourage… Jeffrey: fantastic introduction to Rethink’s core product ‘Rethink Files’: hope it will encourage …

2020-01-09: Rethink. The Essence of a Rebrand Rethink. The Essence of a Rebrand The company fka Publist recently got $1.5m in venture funding, and …

2019-11-18: Juan Sanchez Bonet Thanks for sharing this wonderful array of products. Juan Sanchez Bonet Thanks for sharing this wonderful array of products. Great companions to taking a …

2019-11-16: Andrei Cioara But what about limitations on organisations seats? Andrei Cioara But what about limitations on organisations seats? E.g. see image. I have multiple …

2019-10-14: Go Polsky homies Simmer! Go Polsky homies Simmer!

2019-07-23: Having been on both sides of entrepreneurial projects — data analysis & viz and product lead — I… Having been on both sides of entrepreneurial projects — data analysis & viz and product lead — I …

2019-05-09: I gave up my Smartphone for One Week each Month for a year How do I smartphone detox? Inspired by First Week Flip Phone, I pitched Team Smartphone Detox (under …

2018-12-13: The New Information Controllers: Information Overload from Gutenburg to Zuckerberg An op-ed style piece written for U Chicago’s “Censorship & Information …

2018-11-30: Jake, Jake, Thank you for sharing your smarter smartphone habits. I love ‘Sprint’ — have been reading it …

2018-09-26: Neat piece. Neat piece. My game theory prof would be sad if I didn’t mention in the ideaof a co-ordination game …

2018-09-22: Submission Guide Submission Guide Shortcut Publication Step 0: Scoping article Before you get deep into a piece, …

2018-09-21: Shortcut Style Guide Shortcut Style Guide Images Images help break up your content. You’re encouraged to intersperse them …

2018-06-21: Juan, Juan, Thanks so much for sharing your experience my man! I’m so glad my memories took you back to …

2018-06-21: Good catch bruv! Good catch bruv!

2018-06-03: Could you live without your smartphone for a week? Could you live without your smartphone for a week? What would be the hardest part for you? Write a …

2018-06-02: Why I’m giving up my Smartphone for One Week each Month A flip phone defies impossibility “You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide …

2018-02-07: 7 - Scraping the interwebs

Why?

Imagine you really want to extract some information from a website. Let’s say you really …

2018-01-31: If anyone connected with Gary wishes to share their stories/thoughts, I encourage them to ‘Write a… If anyone connected with Gary wishes to share their stories/thoughts, I encourage them to ‘Write a …

2018-01-27: Steel City Strong Steel City Strong “If I ever did leave Gary, I would want to return one day to contribute to the …

2018-01-07: 6 - See the data

Silicon Valley diversity

Mark Zuckerberg, Evan Spiegel, Tim Cook. What have they all got in common? …

2017-11-23: 5 - Too many twits

Assignments

I travel 4,000 miles across the Atlantic to get away from the humdrum shitshow that is …

2017-11-22: 4 - Top Secret Public Data

Some exciting news: I have been taken on for my first data science project… in The Real …

2017-11-09: 3 - What's a pirate's favorite language?

The deep end

This is what it looks like:

[code language=“r”] WS=c(ls()) rm(list=WS) …

2017-10-02: 2 - A blog by any other name

Coding for People People: what does it mean?

Coding is a pretty easy one: it means writing code for …

2017-08-28: 1 - What are you doing?

January 2017. Boardroom of London law firm Sullivan & Cromwell LLC.

“First question. …