New town, old product meetup
If I had any worries about quality product meetups in Berlin, I should not have had.
C-word instead of I-word
Notionally, . . .
I've just finished Leander Kahney's "Jony Ive:
The Genius Behind Apple’s Greatest Products". The book has its flaws, but it is definitely worth a read.
My principal objection is that it relies too much on secondary sources. Yet,
the fact that a seasoned Apple-watcher had to resort to such approach tells
. . .
Our libraries have wonderful maps!
By luck more than design we had not one but two fantastic presentations from national libraries.
Nevertheless, I've stumbled across another small reminder where game is less 'fun and games' and bit more 'gaming the system'. And in . . .
Much to my shame, I've tried a few times to get blogging. I never stuck at it properly. Come to think of it - two main reasons:
- Twitter - you CAN say so much with 140 characters, and very easily too;
- I'm yet to learn how to bang out short, to-the point, bitesize posts.
One of the last attempts is over . . .
Lots happened in 2013. On reflection I've got mixed feelings. It feels a bit like a 2-2 football game. Albeit one of those draws at a tough away ground that could yet prove decisive in the title run-in.
For now, though, there are the four strongest impressions I've took from 2013. I've tried to pull in one each from . . .
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