November 19, 2019

Making Episode 10 of the podcast has been the most fun yet. We cover:

  • Open floor plans vs Private Office. Bonus: Keyboard clickiness
  • Rainbows and unicorns
  • Honey, macaroons, bread, yogurt, and strawberry jam
  • Kids: birthday parties, sickness avoidance
  • … and much more


November 15, 2019

‪It was a pleasure to speak to the Wellington ICT graduate students today.‬

I remember being in their shoes just a couple of… decades ago. Oh dear.


September 17, 2019

I hope the U1 chip will enable automatic iPhone, iPad, Mac unlock from a trusted, unlocked device (ie. having an Apple Watch on the wrist could unlock an iPhone as it’s picked up)


September 16, 2019

Episode 8 is out:

  • An immigrant’s understanding of New Zealand history
  • Thoughts on the Android 10 and on the Apple’s announcements
  • Todd DeLand’s thoughts on how to introduce kids to News and Current Affairs
  • … and much more


August 25, 2019

I used a blow drier on my beard and now I think I understand people who have to deal with bad hair days.


August 20, 2019

Fascinating: Disney+ will launch in New Zealand in November 2019. Meanwhile, Apple News is still not available, but Apple TV+ is coming.

Surprised to see that video streaming is “easier” than News.


August 15, 2019

So far Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google have confirmed that they have humans who listen (and transcribe) audio recordings we create using their products.

Did I miss anyone?