‘Light ‘ Phone Experiment Observations

So back in my post about the Light Phone 2 - I decided to give it a go with setting up my iPhone as much like a Light Phone 2 as possible and give it 2 weeks. Visit my first post to see what I stripped the phone down to. Here's some observations. Day Two [...]

All Minus One: John Mill’s Ideas on Free Speech Revisited

Was listening to Jonathan Haidt on on an episode of Joe Rogan's podcast from awhile back. So much good conversation and ideas there, especially with regards to the current state of education and social media's effects on kids. One thing that came out of that as well was Johnathan's mention of this book - really [...]

Concrete and Wood in Sri Lanka

Really dig the contrast in tones and textures thanks to concrete and wood in this house in Sri Lanka. The lines and angles are nice as well. I especially appreciate the joints where the wood and concrete meet. https://www.dezeen.com/2019/03/07/k-house-sri-lanka-holiday-home-concrete-norm-architects-aim-architecture/

Summum Bonum

Some months back I loaned my copy of Yuval Noah Harari's Sapiens to a friend-of-a-friend. He messaged me awhile ago and said that he 'owed me a book'. I asked for clarification and apparently his dog, a Vizsla that goes by the moniker Frank Tempo, had 'dispatched' the book with due prejudice. I laughed and [...]