Sci Foo Camp
One of the most exciting emails this year came in a month or so ago – an invitation to Science Foo Camp from Tim O’Reilly (O’Reilly) and Timo Hannay (Nature) at Google Plex in Mount View, CA. Have just had a quick look at the camp wiki and it already looks like some interesting sessions […]
mass customisation of my feet
Spent last week at Clima2007 conference in Helskini. A podcast (with slides) of the presentation is available on the foresight podcast stream. Photos on Flickr
What the World Eats | Photo Essays | TIME
Whilst in Helsinki i could not resist going to the Left Foot Company and getting measured for a pair of shoes. This was definately the most pleasant shoe purchase i have ever made. Extremely friendly (not pushy) staff, quick but thorough service and in a location that seemed like someones living room. You simply put […]
Crossbow / Microsoft .NET imote pack
Came via kottke.org – i think i would like to sit down at the dinner table of the Ahmed family in Cairo or the Ayme family of Tingo, Equador. I can’t believe how much coke some people drink….
Drivers of Change briefing – Arup Campus, Solihull, June 2007
Crossbow Technology announces Imote2 .Builder for Microsofts .NET Micro Framework – looks like a MS version of the sunspot kit….
The FII team have just completed an impressive briefing (I can be complementary since I was not involved…) at the Arup General Annual Meeting (150 of the firms directors). Chris did a brief intro talking about how “change is constant, context is variable – our work is about looking at our future contexts” and how […]