Fighting Neo-Nazis and the Future of Free Expression
I am deeply disturbed by this knee jerk blocking. The EFF make some great points but even they seem afraid of offending by mentioning. Never would I agree with these opinions, but as Voltaire never said, you can say them.
Before this website existed I had another one, norcimo.com. For quite some time accessing a top level area of that site has redirected to a holding page. I’ve just changed things to redirect here instead. How exciting.
Insanely impressive “found timelapse” Continue reading
An online tool to guess my age from a photo? Oooh, how young I am Continue reading
Colour choices make a map confusing Continue reading
There has been quite some controversy over a Columbian women’s cycling teams kit this week. So much so, the BBC Sport section reported on it. This is the photograph (a full version of which was widely distributed over the internet) they used to illustrate the story; As the story notes, Continue reading …
Surprised more hasn’t been made of the Google Maps Gallery. Lots of nice stuff there, including a load of historic maps.
Liking the Depressed Alien webcomic by Connor Ullmann; made me laugh.
Today’s Google Doodle celebrates Hermann Rorschach’s infamous inkblots. I think they may be having a bit of fun though, unless no one else clearly sees the cute kitty And a teddy bear: OK, that confirms it: Gnomes And dinosaurs Unless of course this is all just me…
Due to a damaged cable somewhere in the outside world our office has had no internet connection (or telephones) for very nearly a week now. BT taking their good time as usual. At least the lack of emails means things are quiet!