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Music Interfaces

Posted on January 8th, 2007 11:44 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

It occurred to me that I associate certain music with the interface through which I played it. I suppose this shouldn’t come as a surprise (something akin to muscle memory), but I wonder if other people ever experience this?

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ISWC 2006

Posted on November 8th, 2006 03:13 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

The International Semantic Web Conference is currently taking place here in Athens, Georgia, and it’s been really great so far.

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Posted on October 22nd, 2006 11:58 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

Earlier this month I spent a few days in Maine visiting friends and enjoying the scenery. Unfortunately, the foliage couldn’t seem to make up its mind, and the trees were mostly either green or brown.

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Flickr Photo Maps

Posted on September 1st, 2006 02:06 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

It’s been around for a few days now, and I’ve got mixed feelings about Flickr’s new geo-tagging support. On one hand, they’ve done more for the cause of spatial photo annotations in the last few days than anyone has ever done before. On the other hand, the data still ends up being controlled by Flickr, and the simple coordinate approach to geo-tagging means that you can’t attach any other interesting data off of locations.

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Two Weeks in California

Posted on August 17th, 2006 02:57 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

This most recent trip to California is coming to a close, but it’s been a great trip. I spent four days in San Diego with my parents, three siblings, two brothers-in-law, four nephews and two nieces. We had a great time visiting the San Diego Wild Animal Park and Sea World, paddle boating around and watching fireworks across Mission Bay, and attending a Luau.

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Posted on August 8th, 2006 01:08 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

It bothers me that when discussing An Inconvenient Truth, WGBH DJs refer to it as being a “Power Point presentation” instead of a “Keynote presentation”.

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Wright and Eno

Posted on July 14th, 2006 04:32 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

There are very few things I wouldn’t have considered doing to be able to attend the Long Now seminar from last month with Will Wright and Brian Eno.

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Party Pictures

Posted on July 10th, 2006 12:31 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Photos from the barbecue in LA are now online.

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Thunderstorm Season

Posted on June 23rd, 2006 12:06 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

The other night Matt kept pestering me to grab my camera and get some shots of the approaching storm. I’m sure glad he did because I got about 3 shots off from the balcony before it started pouring rain and this one captured the lightning very well.

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Photo Strategies

Posted on April 27th, 2006 07:32 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

For a long time, I’ve tried to consider what the best way to present my photos on this website is. Here’s some background on what I’ve done in the past, what I’m doing now, and a solicitation for thoughts on how to move forward.

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Over the River

Posted on April 23rd, 2006 07:10 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Went to a talk by Christo and Jeanne-Claude on Friday night at Wheaton where they discussed their current work, Over the River: Project for the Arkansas River

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Back from Japan

Posted on April 11th, 2006 02:05 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

So I’m back from Japan. I have been for about a week, actually. It took a while to get caught up on sleep, though. I haven’t had time to publish all the photos yet, but I’ve put some highlights in a (Flickr) Japan Set. Expect more soon.

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Spring Travels

Posted on March 20th, 2006 03:47 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Last week, Kat and I spent a few days of spring break in Vermont, doing all the Vermont things we could think of. Also, I leave tomorrow for two weeks visiting Kabir in Japan.

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Making Photos Private

Posted on January 27th, 2006 12:22 AM | Comments (5) | Pings (0)

I’ve just made public a feature on this website I’ve been playing with for several months. After discussion privacy issues at ISWC with Libby and Bijan, I added support on the photo pages for marking individual photos as private. The idea here is that if you’re in a photo, you have the option of taking it offline.

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Christmas Squid

Posted on December 25th, 2005 07:35 AM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

Happy Squiderific Holidays!

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John Spencer, RIP

Posted on December 16th, 2005 11:03 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Sad to see John Spencer go. He was a fantastic actor. The future of the West Wing doesn’t look good without him. NBC news just had a bit about his death while showing clips from Leo’s heart attack in West Wing. That seems in very bad taste to me.

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Thanksgiving (with Photos)

Posted on November 25th, 2005 10:46 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Last Saturday we had a great early Thanksgiving in Providence before everyone left town to be with their families, and this week I’ve spent the actual Thanksgiving holiday with family in DC. Photos are now online.

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ISWC Wrap-up and Pictures

Posted on November 15th, 2005 10:38 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

I’m finally back from Ireland (and England) and ISWC. There are pictures online from the conference and my weekend in London.

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Pumpkin Pictures

Posted on October 23rd, 2005 05:06 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Pictures from the Keene Pumpkin Festival are now online.

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Posted on October 21st, 2005 08:55 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

I’m drooling over the announcement of Aperture. The demo videos (and quite frankly everything I’ve read about it) make Aperture look like a near-perfect post processing application for photos. It’s clear that Apple took all the serious issues photographers deal with when working in digital, and thought long and hard about how to solve them. From the stacking of rapid-fire shots, to the backup vaults, the pervasive metadata support to the beautiful user interface, Aperture looks like a winner.

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The Baroque Cycle

Posted on October 17th, 2005 09:39 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Oh my god, I’m finally finished with The Baroque Cycle.

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iTunes Gifts

Posted on October 13th, 2005 12:57 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

You can now “Gift” any iTMS album or song to someone. It doesn’t look like you can do this with full iMixes yet, and iMixes are still always public, but I like where things are headed. We’re getting close to being able to send people full mix tapes via iTunes.

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Posted on September 29th, 2005 02:57 PM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

If you could recommend any one book to me, what would it be? Would the answer depend on me (would it be a different answer for a different person)?

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Commander in Chief

Posted on September 28th, 2005 07:49 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

I’d like to take this opportunity to warn any of you who might have missed the premiere of ABC’s new Commander in Chief last night to avoid this show at all costs. It was offensively bad. On so very many levels.

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LA and Providence

Posted on September 25th, 2005 08:42 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

New photos are now online from the Cnation mini-reunion at Sunset and the Housewarming at our new place in Providence.

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At the Airport Again

Posted on September 12th, 2005 02:09 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

I’m back at the airport. Again. Back to LA for a week. I’ve got lots of work to do while there, and lots of other things to take care of, but I promise, I’m going to start posting more often.

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Posted on August 21st, 2005 07:53 PM | Comments (5) | Pings (0)

All the Wheaton crew was back together this weekend, meeting in Freedom, Maine for Greg and Laura’s wedding. The weather was pretty damp and cold, but the rain mostly held off for the wedding, the reception was under a large tent nicely erected atop several birch trees, and a great bonfire warmed everyone up later on in the night.

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Kasey Chambers

Posted on August 7th, 2005 11:36 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Thanks to Gary for the heads up, we caught Kasey Chambers at the Celebrate Brooklyn festival last night, and it was amazing. I’m so glad I made the trip, because Kasey put on an excellent show.

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STS 114

Posted on July 26th, 2005 05:48 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

I’m glad the shuttle is back.

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Posted on July 24th, 2005 12:16 AM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

The D&D game raging in my living room has just entered it’s thirteenth hour.

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Posted on July 21st, 2005 06:34 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

OK. Everyday since getting back, I’ve promised myself that I’d post an update. And sure enough, every day I’d not do it. But today is different. Today is the day that I get back into the habit of posting. I swear.

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New Orleans

Posted on July 8th, 2005 09:16 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

We’ve been hanging out in the French Quarter and enjoying the night-life of New Orleans. We leave tomorrow heading back to Providence, but New Orleans has been tons of fun.

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Posted on June 10th, 2005 06:46 PM | Comments (4) | Pings (0)

Well, I finally got around to seeing Naqoyqatsi last night. It’s a stunning collection of video and audio depicting our technology, culture, and violence (in many senses).

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Because I’m a total sucker for these memes, a list of languages used in my music collection (via Kottke).

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Music Meme

Posted on May 23rd, 2005 11:31 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Another day, another meme: Total size of my music library, last CD I bought, currently playing, and five songs that mean a lot to me.

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Posted on May 22nd, 2005 03:58 PM | Comments (6) | Pings (0)

Wheaton’s Graduation was yesterday. It was great, as always, to see so many old friends and to watch the seniors graduate. So congratulations to the class of 2005. Thanks for being such amazing people, and here’s hoping you stay in touch.

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Posted on May 15th, 2005 11:19 PM | Comments (5) | Pings (0)

Matt came down to visit this weekend, together with Simon, we found ourselves at a Wheaton party where seniors and the underclassmen that are staying for graduation are all enjoying the week before commencement and the beginning of summer.

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Posted on May 11th, 2005 07:40 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Nikon is fucking up big time on this RAW debacle. The refuse to engage the community of their users, and it’s utterly frustrating. Engadget’s recent interview with Steve Heiner, head of Nikon’s DSLR group, had an obnoxious cut-in by Nikon public relations trying to avoid saying anything at all about the RAW issue, or Adobe’s DNG format.

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Station Dinner

Posted on April 24th, 2005 12:40 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

I’ve put up pictures from the WCCS Station Dinner at Paragon last night, with a few additional shots of the flowers that are springing up all over Providence.

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Jimmy Eat World

Posted on April 17th, 2005 04:32 AM | Comments (12) | Pings (0)

Dara, Anna and Heath drove down from Bangor today, and Simon and I joined them for the Jimmy Eat World concert.

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Silent March

Posted on March 28th, 2005 03:32 AM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

I’ve been doing terribly at updating this month. Really quite awful. So here’s a recap of the month.

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Posted on March 17th, 2005 08:18 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

Simon, Kat and I went to see the Dropkick Murphys show at Lupo’s the other night. It was a great show, and Kat helped me put my spikes up (it’s been so long!).

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Death Valley Photos

Posted on March 9th, 2005 10:29 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

My Death Valley photos are now online.

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Posted on February 15th, 2005 07:21 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

It would seem that my need to meticulously record things has replaced my 2004 list of beer with a new 2005 list of the books I’ve read. Here’s a list of books I’ve read since the beginning of January.

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Code and Photos

Posted on February 8th, 2005 06:41 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

With a working computer back in my life, I’ve been cleaning up some code, and making some changes to the website.

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George Clinton

Posted on January 20th, 2005 01:26 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Simon and I just got back from four hours at Lupos where we saw George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic.

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Posted on January 3rd, 2005 03:34 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

Walked down to Izzy’s in the rain last night, and enjoyed the assorted 2am crowd.

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Christmas Eve

Posted on December 25th, 2004 05:41 AM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

Photos from our Christmas Eve dinner and church service are online.

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Back in LA

Posted on December 21st, 2004 02:52 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Here’s a photo of Logan from the plane while we were waiting to be de-iced.

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The Candles’ Glow

Posted on December 7th, 2004 04:51 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

The silence was getting to me, so here’s a photo from Wheaton’s Luminaria.

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Image Searching

Posted on December 2nd, 2004 10:12 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Optimizing the image search continues. It’s much faster now than a few days ago (again), but still slow for interactive use. Here’s a screenshot, though, to tide you over.

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Querying Images

Posted on November 29th, 2004 11:16 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

I had intended to write a short bit about why you wouldn’t be able to browse pictures on this site by location for a long time, but two days of solid hacking on an good-enough solution using RDQL has gotten me so much closer than I would have thought possible just a few days ago.

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Posted on November 21st, 2004 08:23 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

The pictures are now available to be browsed by year and month.

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Kasey Chambers

Posted on November 16th, 2004 08:09 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

I can’t believe Kasey Chambers played in Boston last week, and New York this evening, and I didn’t know about it.

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Posted on November 13th, 2004 02:59 AM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

It is totally snowing.

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Posted on November 11th, 2004 03:13 AM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

There are now 8642 photos, at least partially annotated, on this site.

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Beer Pictures

Posted on November 9th, 2004 01:55 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

The photos from the Beer Festival are online.

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New Photos

Posted on October 26th, 2004 05:38 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

I’ve been putting tons of work into the photo annotation code, and am about ready to tackle the trip photos. To test the code, I’ve been adding lots of new pictures, and going back and annotating lots of old pictures.

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Maine Books

Posted on October 18th, 2004 11:54 AM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

We ended up at the South Portland Library fall book sale, and loaded up a bag. Between the book sales at South Portland and the local Providence Library, I’ve just acquired a stack of books two feet high.

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Coming Fall

Posted on October 13th, 2004 02:23 PM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

Fall color is everywhere. Herewith, photos from the last week.

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Quite Night, Two

Posted on October 9th, 2004 06:13 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

I ended up watching “I, Robot” last night. What a bizarre mish-mash of culture.

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Cellular Audio

Posted on October 5th, 2004 06:28 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

New idea: audio installation with a grid of speakers controlled by cellular automata.

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Failing Medium

Posted on September 28th, 2004 04:18 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Eno says, “Note to the artist: when the medium fails conspicuously, and especially if it fails in new ways, the listener believes something is happening beyond its limits.”

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Annotating Trip Photos

Posted on September 20th, 2004 12:01 AM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

I’ve begun the long, arduous process of sorting, selecting, annotating, and publishing the roadtrip and Ireland photos.

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Long Now Projects

Posted on August 2nd, 2004 06:16 AM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

I’m reading The Clock of the Long Now, and it’s great. I’m reminded of a story from KSR’s The Years of Rice and Salt.

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Posted on July 25th, 2004 08:41 PM | Comments (5) | Pings (0)

ComicCon is in San Diego right now, and Rich and I hung out walking around the booths.

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Beach Photos

Posted on July 23rd, 2004 04:53 AM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

The camera I mentioned earlier is my new Nikon D70. It’s awesome, and I’ve put up a new photo album of shots of surfers and kitesurfers at sunset in Malibu.

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Posted on July 23rd, 2004 01:28 AM | Comments (5) | Pings (0)

It’s Photo Friday again. This week’s subject is “Mother,” and I’ve got the perfect photo.

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Posted on July 12th, 2004 11:59 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Today’s wordPhoto is “Boat.”

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Image Search

Posted on June 22nd, 2004 11:18 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

You can now search for photos on this site by place name, latitude/longitude pairs, and Wordnet terms.

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Photo Pages

Posted on June 18th, 2004 01:48 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Almost all the photos in the pictures section now have individual pages describing who appears in the picture, the date and location at which the picture was taken, and the camera used to take the picture.

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Sorrowful Songs

Posted on June 15th, 2004 09:29 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Gorecki’s Symphony of Sorrowful Songs for a sorrowful day.

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Posted on June 10th, 2004 02:55 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

A photograph of a door in the Garage, Cambridge, submitted to wordPhoto for “Graffiti.”

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Black and White

Posted on May 30th, 2004 04:09 AM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

Photo Friday, a couple days late: Black and White.

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Posted on May 28th, 2004 02:05 AM | Comments (5) | Pings (0)

William Gibson’s Pattern Recognition is fantastic.

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Posted on April 20th, 2004 04:06 PM | Comments (12) | Pings (0)

I want the iTunes Music Store to become friendly to mix-tapes. Except without the tapes.

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Posted on April 18th, 2004 11:15 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

An entry for Word Photo’s “Night” topic, too late for submission, ends up on my site instead.

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Posted on April 16th, 2004 05:20 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

Photo Friday: Self-Portrait.

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Four Photos

Posted on April 5th, 2004 02:14 PM | Comments (9) | Pings (0)

Four photos from the past week.

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Fred Gallagher

Posted on April 2nd, 2004 12:40 AM | Comments (7) | Pings (0)

Thanks to Mike, who alerted me two hours ahead of time, I had a great time at MIT this evening at a talk by Fred Gallagher, creator of MegaTokyo.

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Tulsa Drone

Posted on March 28th, 2004 11:37 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

I’d like to take a moment to mention how awesome Tulsa Drone is.

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Posted on March 22nd, 2004 09:29 PM | Comments (4) | Pings (0)

My pictures from Austin are online.

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Posted on February 23rd, 2004 05:10 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

I was completely making it up when I said I had embedded RDF in ID3 before.

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ID3, RDF, and XMMS

Posted on February 21st, 2004 11:58 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

I’ve had some success with embedding RDF in ID3, but I’ve still got a long ways to go before I’ve got a workable system.

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ID3 Issues

Posted on February 19th, 2004 10:11 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

I’m having problems embedding RDF in ID3 tags.

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Etzioni and McNamara

Posted on February 17th, 2004 08:50 PM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

Amitai Etzioni criticizes The Fog of War, and I’d like to hear more in-depth reasons.

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The Dreamers

Posted on February 8th, 2004 11:50 PM | Comments (5) | Pings (0)

The Dreamers.

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Posted on February 8th, 2004 05:05 PM | Comments (7) | Pings (0)

The Getty’s Thesaurus of Geographic Names is fascinating.

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Posted on February 5th, 2004 10:41 PM | Comments (6) | Pings (0)

Photo Friday is here with “Glamour.” And here’s Ben, strutting his stuff.

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Alaska Photos

Posted on February 3rd, 2004 08:57 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

My Alaska photos are now online.

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Posted on February 2nd, 2004 10:59 AM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

Until I can get a full photo album online from my recent trip to Alaska, here’s one of the best shots I took of Turnagain Arm, south of Anchorage.

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Posted on January 23rd, 2004 12:26 AM | Comments (4) | Pings (0)

Photo Friday, “Man”: My brother, Glen, wearing my sister’s scarf and hat. Christmas, 2003….

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Posted on January 15th, 2004 11:39 PM | Comments (6) | Pings (0)

This week’s Photo Friday theme is “Motion.” Here’s a shot of the red line in Manhattan, taken on the night before New Year’s Eve.

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The Fog

Posted on January 14th, 2004 11:41 PM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

Wow. Fog of War was very good. Errol Morris did a fantastic job of combining interview footage with Robert McNamara, stock footage of America, World War Two, and Vietnam, and a stirring Philip Glass soundtrack.

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Posted on January 13th, 2004 05:53 PM | Comments (7) | Pings (0)

I want to use the new Mars QTVR as a panning desktop background.

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Pictures, Again

Posted on January 10th, 2004 09:24 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Trips Pictures are flooding back onto this website. Also, there are some pictures up from Shuli’s Birthday in 2002.

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Posted on January 10th, 2004 02:49 AM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

I just saw Tron at the Nuart’s midnight movie with Gary and Lauren. It was even better on a big screen than the dozens of times I’ve seen it on a television or computer. There was a huge turnout, and…

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Posted on January 8th, 2004 11:15 PM | Comments (7) | Pings (0)

It’s photo friday again: Woman.

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Posted on December 9th, 2003 09:52 PM | Comments (4) | Pings (0)

A photograph of the Nalgene rainbow on a wall at REI.

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Posted on December 4th, 2003 11:25 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

It’s photo friday. This week’s theme is “Structure,” and I’ve got two shots of my uncle’s new house in Buellton.

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Posted on November 8th, 2003 11:38 PM | Comments (5) | Pings (0)

I went to sleep with three Godspeed albums in the playlist and woke with a start two hours later certain I was dying.

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Posted on October 24th, 2003 12:54 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

I saw Lost in Translation again this week.

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My Life Without Me

Posted on October 15th, 2003 09:50 AM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

My Life Without Me is another excellent movie.

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The Tank

Posted on October 10th, 2003 04:49 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

This lovely stencil showed up recently behind the In-N-Out in Westwood.

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Posted on October 6th, 2003 06:41 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Once upon a time, all the music industry complained about with the Internet was lyrics sites!

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Lost in Translation

Posted on October 4th, 2003 05:17 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

Gary and I saw Lost in Translation last night. The filming (especially the cut-scenes) was astounding.

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The Animation Show

Posted on October 2nd, 2003 01:28 AM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

Lauren, Mike, Gary and I went to see Mike Judge and Don Hertzfeldt’s The Animation Show at the Laemmle Regent Showcase on La Brea this evening.

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The Man in Black

Posted on September 12th, 2003 03:03 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Johnny Cash died just minutes ago.

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The Show

Posted on September 7th, 2003 06:12 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

On Friday, Gary, Lauren and I drove down to meet Rich at San Diego’s Street Scene.

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Posted on August 23rd, 2003 09:07 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

The Secret Life of Cowboys does indeed have a stunning cover, and even sounds like an interesting book. Worth checking out, perhaps.

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Posted on August 23rd, 2003 12:47 AM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

Wonko points us to a Yahoo! News story about Johnny Depp being the current choice to play Willy Wonka in Tim Burton’s remake of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

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Posted on August 22nd, 2003 06:01 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Brad Sucks is going off the DIY deep end with an amazingly cool offer: A CD of his music, hand burned and shipped anywhere in the world for five bucks.

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Posted on April 19th, 2003 06:28 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

KCRW played ECC’s Rocked by Rape on Pop Secret last night.

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Michael Moore

Posted on April 3rd, 2003 08:45 AM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

Love him or hate him, there’s mounting criticism of Michael Moore and his work on Bowling for Columbine and Stupid White Men.

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Posted on April 1st, 2003 04:58 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Kasey Chambers’ new album, Barricades & Brickwalls has the most wonderful Hank Williams-esque twang in track number five, A Little Bit Lonesome.

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Sunday Morning

Posted on March 25th, 2003 02:57 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

So the Final Cut thing didn’t happen after all.

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War Music

Posted on March 22nd, 2003 09:06 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Is anybody else noticing that KCRW is using the soundtrack from The Hours as the background music during station identification and commentary on the war coverage?

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Book Meme

Posted on March 14th, 2003 02:28 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

What book is in your purse/backpack? Walking by Henry David Thoreau. What book is on your bedside table? Writings on an Ethical Life by Peter Singer.

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Another HTML Lackey

Posted on March 11th, 2003 12:07 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

So I’ve fallen into the job of helping the LAFCO guys with their webpage.

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Posted on March 5th, 2003 05:09 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

LAFCO sounds promising (despite having an all-but-empty website at the moment).

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New Pictures

Posted on March 5th, 2003 12:57 AM | Comments (3) | Pings (0)

I’ve put new pictures (from film!) online.

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Kronos Quartet

Posted on February 14th, 2003 12:26 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

The Kronos Quartet will grace our studios in live performance on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

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My Name is Jonas

Posted on January 8th, 2003 02:29 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

A gem found while organizing the offices of WCCS: The hand written lyrics sheet to the Donut Patrol song My Name is Jonas: My name is Jonas I’m ruining the school. I don’t care what you think This is how…

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1,353 feet

Posted on December 2nd, 2002 07:25 PM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

“Father Christmas, give us some money. We got no time for your silly toys. We’ll beat you up if you don’t hand if over. We want your bread, so don’t make us annoyed. Give all the toys to the…

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Posted on November 23rd, 2002 07:48 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

The My So-Called Life (Complete Series) on DVD is finally available (after spending an eternity in rental-only hell … just like Hackers). Tasty….

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Luna Park

Posted on November 21st, 2002 03:36 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Jen and Kate played at the Den tonight after discovering that they had shown up on campus on the same day. Seeing them play again was wonderful, despite keeping me from working on the-thesis-that-won’t-wrap-itself-up. I asked them to play Not…

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MTX Punk!

Posted on November 10th, 2002 02:30 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

“I still haven’t found a girlfriend, Though i’ve tried a lot. So, can you help me please, It’s tougher than i thought. “The odds are pretty good, but the goods are pretty odd. Though at this point, I’ll take…

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Posted on October 9th, 2002 04:33 PM | Comments (1) | Pings (0)

Abandoned Places has wonderful pictures of abondoned buildings: factories, houses, and warehouses….

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Wimbledon Park Slim

Posted on September 30th, 2002 06:49 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Architecture Week has a neat piece on 84 Arthur Road, an element of drama to an otherwise sleepy suburb of southwest London.: “Wimbledon-based Terry Pawson Architects had to work on a very restrictive site, only 15 feet (4.6 meters) wide,…

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Who knows Aramaic?

Posted on September 25th, 2002 04:48 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

This is far too weird. ABC News is reporting in Language ‘no barrier’ for Gibson’s flick - in Latin: “Mel Gibson is set to direct a movie about Christ’s last 12 hours played out entirely in two ancient tongues -…

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Spirited Away

Posted on September 21st, 2002 08:50 PM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

We treked into Boston last night to see Hayao Miyazaki’s latest offering, Spirited Away.

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Tumbling Woman

Posted on September 19th, 2002 02:23 AM | Comments (2) | Pings (0)

Here’s an AP story about “Tumbling Woman”, a statue in Rockefeller Center which was abruptly draped in cloth and surrounded by a curtain wall today. The statue depicts a woman with flailing arms and legs, and is meant to be…

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Punk, Yuppie, Hip Hop, and more!

Posted on September 12th, 2002 02:14 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

Nikki S. Lee, a “Korean-born conceptual artist unfolds a multiplicity of lives and identities documented through the lens of her point-and-shoot camera” (via metafilter)….

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Posted on August 24th, 2002 12:46 AM | Comments (0) | Pings (0)

I made a huge mistake by going into Midnight Special the other day, and although I was able to restrict myself to buying only the new Kim Stanley Robinson book, The Years of Rice and Salt, there are more additions…

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