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2022-08-11: Did you get this month’s SonyMusic ThatWordleOffend? You should cos it was the same as last month’s! …

2022-08-10: Buzzing for Rap Game UK S4 to start tomorrow! Might do some Beastly reactions! Graft & Saidu …

2022-08-10: 🔏 Glad Ricky asked Sam Harris about Hypnosis. I wanna try that Stanford scale test 🎙

2022-08-09: so good to see a fellow cross-genre artist Heath McNease topping the Bandcamp charts in one of his …

2022-08-09: We've got someone doing a PhD about #tech *podcasting* in the Micro.blog community: @MartinFeld 🎙 He’s been giving me some helpful advice about getting started distributing my own podcast.xml …

2022-08-09: YouTube scared of TikTok, partners with music-industry to license music. But this begs the question …

2022-08-09: ooffftt @Vimeo upcoming Enterprise pivot is already manifesting by blanking Pro individuals emailing …

2022-08-09: 📚 Reviewed this FirstWeek vlog: Finished reading: The Rosie Result by Graeme Simsion Currently …

2022-08-09: Twitter’s stock obsession runs deep. It still has a legacy #tech feature called …

2022-08-08: 🗳But if @UKParliament so keen to promote #tech skills.. start with your Parliament.UK #website …

2022-08-08: 🗳 Fam asked me yesterday why errbody inflation, but UK stagflation Low #tech R&D since the 90s …

2022-08-06: Beware Vimeo customers. They’re trialling stingy new plans for new UK customers. (#tech)

2022-08-04: 🔏 Gotta rate commitment: he’s registered with 18 link in bio services just to list a single …

2022-08-02: New game from Sony Music Entertainment called ThatWordleOffend: Each month they OK 6 Explicit lyrics …

2022-08-02: Was recommending Atom as text-editor to my students only to discover it’s sunsetting in Dec to …

2022-08-01: (trying again with 🎙 tagmoji) 🔏 Anyone here have best practises for distributing podcast.xml file …

2022-08-01: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly websites (intro to front-end #tech - seminar 1) As selected by my 16/17 y/o students this week. Was fun to see a few of them send for Esteemed …

2022-07-31: FirstWeek FlipPhone Less #tech this week

2022-07-31: [#BURNER](https://BU.RNER.me) time 7 Deadly Sins of SOC7AL: Workshop.CeruleanSounds.com to hear full …

2022-07-31: Queen in green (#W2022 #arts)

2022-07-29: 1 number doesn’t change for LF System yay! (#BPM #arts) keeps off No. 1 a #UKDrill track SO …

2022-07-29: Bo’s Outtakes are better than most people’s films 🍿. Fittingly my #DividedSelfie album …

2022-07-29: 🔏 hey M.b Microcasters: Based on @jean not syncing micro monday to Spotify, I surmise it’s …

2022-07-29: Wow a song with tempo change(s) might make 5 weeks at #Number1 @OfficialCharts. “Sunglasses …

2022-07-28: Thx @ProtonPrivacy for incl. #EmailAlias tool @SimpleLogin in top-plans. Was easy to reboot thx to …

2022-07-28: Even ex-Googler @DeliberateCoder wasted $46k on a #WebAgency for a #rebrand. His advice: (1) hire an …

2022-07-27: glad @ALLFM enjoyed my ‘Manny way’ signoff! Tune into my final …

2022-07-26: £175 x 220 = £38.5k🏦 < £25k🏆 Sponsoring the #MercuryPrize really must be ‘free now’.. …

2022-07-26: Youtubers: wanna list a Short (to Reach more randos) but share as normal channel video (so next vid …

2022-07-26: My #GenZ brethren: I’ve got 17 #tapes of a dope debut-album left now at just a fiver, go get …

2022-07-26: 🔏Today was my “let’s pretend we’re at Oxford” day. Helped seeing …

2022-07-25: 🔏 What makes a good leader? A strong pioneer who can relate to people’s emotions! (According …

2022-07-24: Don’t need a guitar to put on a show, “just give me a mic, and a pair of sunglasses. …

2022-07-23: Microcast: ALL FM interview about my new album (🎵 #arts) Abridged cut from full 1h20 podcast, the most definitive interview on The Divided Selfie LP to date. …

2022-07-23: worth tuning into @ALLFM on Sundays at 3pm wherever you are, but especially for young creatives …

2022-07-22: SOCIALs wanting us #openweb bloggers to post directly in your silos? Letting me know the date I made …

2022-07-20: Listen back to Sunday’s appearance on @AllFM, mastered for podcast by yours truly! 🎙 Enjoyed …

2022-07-20: Just previewed this week’s Brighton @MicRecordsUK set which has been brought forward to …

2022-07-19: DistroVid by @DistroKid now fully launched. Tho Vevo benefit looks easier for non-OAC oddballs like …

2022-07-18: Dropbox #SmartSync broken since MacOS 12.3. Rather than actually fix their killer-feat, #Dropbox …

2022-07-17: Never seen a URL like this, but if you’re outside Manny, you can tune into my @AllFM interview …

2022-07-17: Thx @CaramelCharmz! Will be an inspiring listen for anyone thinking about how they project …

2022-07-16: Inside deluxe by Bo Burnham, quick listen: 1985 good stuff 5 years good Drake parody And a version …

2022-07-16: Love an artist who pushes others music too. Cooler when their own stuff is dope like …

2022-07-15: my 1st support slot couldn’t have gone much better! If you’re into rap music - even just …

2022-07-15: Responding to @NemRaps: right in that case, I punch in too, though not as choppy as Kendrick. I …

2022-07-15: After reviewing John Green & David Levithan’s co-authored novel yesterday, Twitter testing …

2022-07-14: So what did Twitter’s always-on #productivity brigade do today?! Given that impressions …

2022-07-12: couple new #DividedSelfie reviews from abroad on DividedSelfie.CeruleanSounds.com/#press. 🇧🇷 …

2022-07-12: How-to track redirect analytics with Cuttly: use a Cuttly link! (#SavvyIndie #tech) e.g. type …

2022-07-12: & just as I get back to #InboxZero, some productive individuals take the time to tell me …

2022-07-12: Rick Rolling with the times: Like Kate Bush’s “Running up that Hill”, this song’s always been on …

2022-07-12: Video & Audio recordings at different speed? How-to resync in iMovie by simply retiming clips (#tech) See the podcast mic that’s propping up the artwork in the thumbnail for my album-launch …

2022-07-12: Proton is back online. Gotta respect the transparency & comms of @ProtonMail (#tech)

2022-07-11: ProtonMail having intermittent problems - both pre-and-post login - this evening. Love an excuse to …

2022-07-11: 🙏 @WeAreYMX for incl #DividedSelfie 🎵 in your weekly round-up, alongside a talented vocalist like …

2022-07-11: Creators, don’t bother ‘upgrading’ to Twitter Professional. Address spotlight …

2022-07-11: Extra Notes on Kenyans Running book & Finn’s LoveTrails talk📚 🔏 3 running habits …

2022-07-11: I mention in my vlog the incongruity of Four Thousand Weeks by Ollie Burkeman being over-marketed as …

2022-07-11: Finished reading📚& reviewed in FirstWeek vlog (#arts): Four Thousand Weeks by Oliver Burkeman | …

2022-07-09: 🔏 view from @DukeAndDuchessOfCambridge: “Your Insta-highnesses, new photo-tags this weekend in …

2022-07-09: 🔏 Are flu/cold comparisons now valid enough for Covid risk-communications? I’m not a scientist of diseases, but in 2020 when there was no immunity, one of the easiest …

2022-07-08: 🔏Getting a lightbox? Get one with well over 100 letters, unless you like getting creative with the …

2022-07-08: 🔏 also re. IndieWebRing directory: s/o other neighbour Maya for sickest profile. Unnervingly static …

2022-07-08: 🔏 Got IndieWebRing profile @schmarty : removed dupe h-card which was problem, and beefed up correct …

2022-07-07: 🔏 Proton’s new 10-buck Unlimited plan is SO perf, nearly downgraded. But I’m a …

2022-07-06: 🔏 Covid solo-working = prolific Wednesday website editing day. I back my web-design evermore, so one …

2022-07-06: 🔏 fellow Brits: the delayed date to tell gov not to share (non-Corona) health-data is THIS MONTH! …

2022-07-05: 🔏 Tried to do right thing and report positive test and… Computer says No. This is a …

2022-07-05: 🔏 No video this time, but I took something away from LoveTrails Fest other than loads of running …

2022-07-04: 🔏 Really enjoyed the rest of Love Trails fest 2022. Was fun to get the album artwork up. Hope to …

2022-07-03: It’s FirstWeek FlipPhone, but the countdown timer website has moved from FlipPh.one to …

2022-07-03: It’s FirstWeek so here’s the final 7/7 #SOCIAL deadly sin : FB = Envy. Full …

2022-07-01: well deserved break for Owain here at LoveTrails fest SouthWales. Not sure 15k trail runs my idea of …

2022-06-28: thx @RoadieMusicMag for being the 1st #SustainableCurator to pick out “Real” as a …

2022-06-27: wow YT’s reccing my BURNER phone #tech reviews Phil Swift’s commercial fans. I must be a …

2022-06-27: Americans: wanna get as far from #SCOTUS as poss? Consider Tuesday’s virtual presentations …

2022-06-27: 🙏 M.b’s @vincent for giving The #DividedSelfie ad-space on Gluon.app. 🤞 some of this glut of …

2022-06-26: 🔏 I spy with me little eye a family having the best fun on the tube playing that game, and also what …

2022-06-26: The #SmalltownDreamer 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 vibes continue in #LondonIsAVibe today at the play that got me into …

2022-06-26: Skinnyman wheeled up the cipher @RailwayLive when I #SpitFireBars about selling 1st 2 copies of my …

2022-06-25: 🎵 @BeastlyBoyBen & I taking notes on sibling performances for tonight @RailwayLive #BeastlyBoys …

2022-06-24: Will be bringing this bag of goodies down @RailwayLive tmr night, find me after my 8.30-9pm set! Dad …

2022-06-24: #DividedSelfie: day 2 📊 Bandcamp sales! No YT reach, but high watch-time. No streaming, but Release …

2022-06-22: 🔏 Hey M.b Music lovers 🎵 I released a very personal album today called The Divided Selfie LP. Spare …

2022-06-19: Love the ‘body percussion’ on this from Michelle Shocked’s new project. Always …

2022-06-17: Best BGT final: Amanda on Flintz: “authenticity, joy & truth” Eva Abley: so fresh …

2022-06-17: Looks set for a lovely (slightly cooler!) evening tomorrow for our 7.30pm set. Come find …

2022-06-17: If ‘Swan Centre’ was a sitcom, it would be Westleigh. Proper impressed with these …

2022-06-17: Honoured to be playing Interval Set for the Kazbaas at Valley Park Life day-fest @FrancisValley. …

2022-06-17: Square vids still being counted by YouTube as #Shorts, tho not getting any Shorts traffic & …

2022-06-17: Ahh love it when dystopic BigTech provides a benefit, like a free covers-setlist for …

2022-06-17: My good friend Eric is hosting a climate-comedy workshop this summer (from ‘Brits on a …

2022-06-16: Beastly bars for next week’s show in #AmandaHolden manor Winch, special Piers diss verse for …

2022-06-16: dropbox.com/shop seems like an easy way to mometise digi assets w/o resorting to burning planet …

2022-06-15: 1 yr in and Truth Social hasn’t expanded outside American iOS users. They really built a …

2022-06-15: Here’s a #SavvyIndie trick: use subdomains like SavvyIndie.CeruleanSounds.com to avoid paying …

2022-06-13: oooh #Logic seem to have fully implemented DolbyAtmos mixing. How much harder is it versus setting …

2022-06-13: While waiting on @ProtonMail to implement #SimpleLogin integration, #BitWarden have made a big leap …

2022-06-13: ‘My Creative Week’ vlog 📚: Finished reading: @Waterstones #BookOfMonth Sorrow and Bliss: …

2022-06-04: 🔏 M.b: BeRe.al feels like a cont. of May Photoblog chal (as well as an iOS app I designed in my …

2022-06-04: FirstWeek FlipPh.one @CeruleanSounds back on IG, I kid you not, only because I’ve a friend who …

2022-06-04: FirstWeek FlipPh.one #SOCIAL 6/7 Twitter. 15s📺 on Micro.blog/warner where I syndicate to the angry …

2022-06-04: 🔏 🇫🇷 Normandy Trains full til later so

2022-06-03: 🔏 nous avons arrivee 🇫🇷 36h til I run my first half-marathon (de la liberte) in this tee in honour …

2022-06-03: \@UmmJackson has spot-on view on #CryptoGratiaCrypt. And Musk should concede that isn’t …

2022-06-02: Buzzing that re-releasing “island” is finally getting the song its deserved recognition. …

2022-06-02: Don’t: believe the hype about the new ‘Elizabeth Line’. West it’s just the …

2022-06-02: Best gags in #Stratgem by #AlanPartridge: Time Machine, Intel Inside, HT dog pics, chair-suit, …

2022-06-02: Spoke too soon on new #ProtonVisionary support email. 1 wk response and they directed me to …

2022-05-31: 🔏 I don’t have a spare £16 lying around, but let it be known digitally (w/o minting an NFT) …

2022-05-31: The fact that it took me the whole the month to find out that Zoom 1:1’s now have 40 minute …

2022-05-31: 🇷🇺 TV host tried moral-relativism, and the dissenting ex-general was basically like: India …

2022-05-31: 🔏 I get slower every time at Blenheim Triathlon! Mad impressed with my Dad though. He was well fast …

2022-05-30: 🔏 Reformatting images in Medium exports to Micro.blog: just simplify down the image block to just …

2022-05-28: Now there’s another anthem for #Liverpool fans to boo (#UCLFinal #arts)

2022-05-28: Cuban-American artist promoting her album #Familia at Euro arena while scouse families getting …

2022-05-28: Stevie G actually knows some Camila Cabello songs (#arts)

2022-05-28: Has an active Prem manager ever pundited like Stevie G? (⚽️ #ChampoLeague #Final #arts)

2022-05-28: Yeah but what Time @LL_Sports_Club?! As you’re not responding email & don’t have …

2022-05-28: Yup just 30m listening to Jack Conte speak confirms that if I do subscription for my Cerulean Sounds …

2022-05-28: Ooo @DistroKid have stealth released music-video distribution. Probs not right for me at that price …

2022-05-27: A 3m edit of “island” is heading out on streaming today & now included in Bandcamp …

2022-05-27: spotted: Spotify are beta-testing a ‘Campaigns’ feature (poss related to Marquee ads) to …

2022-05-26: Finished reading in a week cos it was that damn good: Sorrow and Bliss: Shortlisted for the Women’s …

2022-05-26: Finished reading Cracking meta-book: A Book of Book Lists: A Bibliophile’s Compendium by Alex …

2022-05-26: Proton rebrand: Beastly called name first #BURNER. #ProtonDrive may actually be a viable …

2022-05-26: Hmm maybe #Imgur being down will force supposedly #tech savvy Redditers to either: a) own their …

2022-05-26: Thx FreeIndieCulture for playlist #island - “I like the vibes, the melodies, the strength of …

2022-05-25: wish more of these judges were as brave as Navalny 🔏

2022-05-25: Dunno why @Vimeo is email-promoting its Mac app. It’s barely functional and they told me its …

2022-05-25: New #SpotifyCanvas for “Become an MC”. He’s Toast! (#arts)

2022-05-23: 2 promising #BrightonFringe stand-ups: @MrSidSingh = Cali-boi skewering European racism | …

2022-05-21: Honoured that Brighton guitarist Mickey Frost has passed on one of his guitars to me. He’s …

2022-05-21: Proud of you pops, doctor for today’s Women’s playoff final (@SouthamptonFC 1-0 up on …

2022-05-20: Introducing the new AirBnb.. for wealthy people! Course this is Chesky’s favourite …

2022-05-19: Thanks @Amiiirakk for playlisting & shouting out #island as a #SustainableCurator! I’m …

2022-05-19: The might of UMG finally admit defeat against DistroKid (aka 1 guy Philip Kaplan)! #SavvyIndie …

2022-05-18: Holla at MusicHood Peru for adding #island to their playlist saying “it’s very calm …

2022-05-17: Media 🎪. Would love to upset the apple-cart (⚽️ #SOULIV #arts)

2022-05-17: Klopp impersonator? Ralph’s a shoe-in 👟 #KloppOfTheAlps (⚽️ #SOULIV #arts)

2022-05-17: SO bringing the fire to the quad-chasers #SOULIV (⚽️ #arts)

2022-05-17: 🔏 Poll by @cdevroe: how often do you check: Email: twice-daily RSS, Micro.blog: daily Mastodon: …

2022-05-16: As @GNev2 pointed out, it’s amazing modern footballers articulate enough to give a 7m …

2022-05-16: Big up Jake Daniels. Your open honesty just made the game a little more beautiful (⚽️ #arts)

2022-05-16: An ephemeral social shout-out is one thing, but I love @JasrajHothi (M.b @Jasraj) putting a blogroll …

2022-05-16: I already announced my album release-date, but thanks to #ARM @Eurovision for doing me a GIF for it! …

2022-05-16: ‘history wagging it’s finger’ already. Basically Cary Fukunaga is a hypocrite …

2022-05-16: I like this new #Carrd template for mindful #SavvyIndie creatives, as they can describe what’s …

2022-05-15: I can sepia the similarity #SmalltownDreamer (#arts)

2022-05-15: Fair play #Grimbsy clapping our #Spitfire girls. Sacha Baron did u wrong (⚽️ #arts)

2022-05-14: Some #MonopolyGuy landowner tried to block a public-path in the SO used for 20+ years with a Fence …

2022-05-14: Chelsea won in 1970 despite a Leeds team that make today’s paper-throwers look tame. The ref …

2022-05-13: Who's more creative with 'Pot': my family or Micro.blog? Comparing #MbMay 📸 vs. lockdown King's Gallery 🖼 #AllHailKingBen (#arts) Micro.blog - the blogging tool for this site - contains a wonderful range of people who every year …

2022-05-12: 🔏 Finished reading: The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why It Matters by Priya Parker 📚 Lent by …

2022-05-12: 📚 Reviewed in FirstWeek vlog, for a couple mins more than #BookTok: An Island by Karen Jennings …

2022-05-11: #Backstage botched takeover of brilliant #StarNow. Pasted on their inferior UI/UX + lost valuable …

2022-05-11: Vimeo continue to show themselves to be an unworthy ethical YT alternative. They’ve gone out …

2022-05-11: Alas, after a brave protest, Kremlin-backed Lenta returns to normal business. Which looks like a …

2022-05-07: Carrd following Moderner design of ‘scroll to contact’ first thing with this new …

2022-05-05: 🔏 yo @schmarty : having 2 problems with IndieWebRing: not showing up on directory despite having …

2022-05-04: 🔏 updated music page to 1st-person to own how I’m innovating as an indie artist releasing …

2022-05-01: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#tech)

2022-05-01: FirstWeek FlipPh.one #SOCIAL 5/7 On YT cos the very proud geniuses at IG locked me out (#arts)

2022-04-30: Fascinating #SongExploder from @FranzFerdinand 🎙(#arts) Enemy at the Gates inspo like …

2022-04-30: 📺 #InsideNo9 2 (#arts) Pemberton’s headmaster! “Email? Is that the one with the little …

2022-04-30: 📺 #InsideNo9 1 (#arts) “He’s a right pedalo” “Been in @FiveGuys? At …

2022-04-30: Excited for M.b photoblogging challenge, starting just as FirstWeek starts and I stop SOCIAL …

2022-04-30: Did watch “Navalny” (BBC iPlayer) - def. worth it. Only wish they’d turned it …

2022-04-29: If #SavvyIndie Brit artists ask me about registering a company, I will genuinely recommend …

2022-04-29: MD & MC agree: #PartyGate = deadly hypocrisy. Eastleigh: let’s vote for local 🟡 …

2022-04-28: Did someone say Beveragino @SlugLettuce? Nope, cos no one ever said that + I go boozer for fry-up …

2022-04-27: Updated #tutoring webpage Lea.rner.me to include group-sessions (revision or summer-school) …

2022-04-27: \@SignalApp currently run by WhatsApp founder Brian Acton, just regained feature-parity (change …

2022-04-26: \@NetNewsWire custom article themes are dope, and a good template for how companies like Twitter …

2022-04-26: \@Punkt should consider incorporate new ChangeNumber feature from @SignalApp into Pigeon to overcome …

2022-04-26: ugh this ‘incredible journey’ has ended in a gambling company using their domain. Rather …

2022-04-26: I’m glad Adriaan thinks @SimpleAnalytic have a privacy-edge over #Fathom & #Plausible, cos …

2022-04-26: If @ProtonMail integrate SimpleLogin into product, I’d switch back from cheaper @AnonAddy …

2022-04-26: Holla @JasrajHothi for curating his Twitter (and M.b @jasraj) (#arts). And to Twitter for failing to …

2022-04-26: Fun that @Navalny also thought his phone-call was thriller-movie worthy. Is there anything new in …

2022-04-26: Twitter: bought on single human’s whim MC Beastly 📺: > “It a fringe show, runt of the …

2022-04-26: Hey Elon Musk’s new private silo focussing on algorithmically-amplified-free-speechwriting! …

2022-04-26: 📺 #BGT 1b&2 (#arts): Dante: brave Joy: moves from Gove 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 Axel: don’t do him wrong …

2022-04-26: when you put genre as rap @DistroKid assumes Lyrics explicit. Wasn’t build for beastly …

2022-04-25: Here’s a system the ‘geniuses’ @Meta cooked up: “no email? Let us send you …

2022-04-24: View from the @Vimeo Mac OS app they abandoned, to focus on GIFs & Toks. “15m vlog? …

2022-04-23: You know it’s Saturday at 3 in the @VanaramaNL when they’re doing a back-4 heading …

2022-04-23: 👏 TimesSquare blackout from @Algorand for their carbon-neutral claim. Problem: last #CarbonNetural …

2022-04-23: 👏 Amazing young musicians @RomseyCMF brining Mozart to the kids making classic lit in just half-hour …

2022-04-22: Interesting Q&A with viral tweeter @AJLKN on my Q about #Carrd variables. Designed for passing …

2022-04-22: The #StopTheTraffik sculpture has moved library from Eastleigh to Soton #Shhh. If like me …

2022-04-22: The future of Twitter #AnotherPodcast listen notes (#tech): 23’ music industry peaked at $30bn …

2022-04-21: Tough for me to support Saints tonight against a proper #SmalltownDreamer club ⚽️ #BURSOU. Burnley …

2022-04-21: It’s absolutely bonkers that a Privacy comms service is strongly directing high-paying …

2022-04-21: Ben & I glad #BGT is back. Ep. 1 highlights: Scooter = brave Guitar = pure Sheeran Phantom = got …

2022-04-19: Top-bid $280 on Dorsey NFT. That would probably barely cover the carbon-credits needed to neutralise …

2022-04-18: The Accountant (prod. “Swan Centre”) previewed the new record, and he thinks “Tip …

2022-04-18: 🔏 you can syndicate YouTube channel RSS feed (like mine) onto M.b, but scheduled livestreams post …

2022-04-16: Always feel better about watching the football (#SOUARS ⚽️) after doing some exercise myself (Witney …

2022-04-14: #Carrd by @ajlkn becomes even more compelling for client #websites now visibility can be controlled …

2022-04-14: “This guy ’s as wonderfully weird and quirky as me” feeling’s mutual …

2022-04-14: given how he’s used the platform to manipulate share-prices, regulators would be foolish to …

2022-04-13: New Nando’s: Teddington to chat indie distribution w/ @jasraj | catching up w/ Yvngie & …

2022-04-12: I shoulda guessed from the domain, but Internet.BS are exactly what the TLD suggests. .li domain: …

2022-04-12: Shouted out fellow Micro.blog ger @AaronPK in my Tula Mic review for recommending it (#tech)

2022-04-12: Though Frankfother and Flanagan’s attempt to stop greedy lawyer hawking was admirable, …

2022-04-11: Finished reading (as much as I needed to to name my 2nd concept album after it): The Divided Self: …

2022-04-11: Finished reading: Movie Speak: How to Talk Like You Belong on a Film Set by Tony Bill 📚 | vlog …

2022-04-03: 🔏 Setting an intention to get my posts > replies here by end of year, so hopefully y’all …

2022-04-03: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#arts) #SOCIAL 4/7 @Snap: BEWARE BEWARE THE SOCIAL SEES All the ick pics …

2022-04-03: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#tech)

2022-03-29: 🐦 Props to the British slebs - incl. family-man @Matt9Dawson & v. kind @MartineOfficial - for …

2022-03-28: acchhh think my spinning Lacie HardDrive broke! #NotSoRugged Questions 4 HiveMind: a) my next one …

2022-03-26: I think Hendry stole all Ainsworth’s garments on #SoccerSaturday ⚽️. Come on @EastleighFC v. …

2022-03-26: In “Late Night Driving”, @Arrdee says 🎵 Turn off my phone for a week, no socials See …

2022-03-26: Eastleigh 10k join me glamorising our town with dope race vid & Paul Hammond with his pics …

2022-03-26: #RateMyMealDeal @BeastlyBoyBen #WellFedArtist (#arts)

2022-03-24: 📸 🐦@BeastlyBoyBen & I bumped into Local lad from near Silverlake turned South Today’s …

2022-03-24: Huh, Sator was an ingenious name for Nolan’s palindromic Russian oligarch 🍿 (#arts)

2022-03-22: Amazon really are looking to take Pandora’s scalp as #2 signed-up US streamer. They’ve …

2022-03-17: 🔏 Delighted my Micro.Camp speaker gift has been taken up by my close friend & collaborator …

2022-03-14: 🙏 Austin Metro for $128 and a priceless case of Life Imitating Art: 🔏 (📹 SXSW vlog)

2022-03-07: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#tech)

2022-03-07: FirstWeek FlipPh.one March #BURNER | #SOCIAL 3/7: YouTube (#arts)

2022-03-04: On my #BandcampFriday YT livestream tmr 5pm PT (1am UK), I’ll discuss Epic buying BC and play …

2022-03-02: Firefox Monitor by @Mozilla is a decent start - it successfully found recent addresses in 1 site. …

2022-02-28: Carrd by @ajlkn has added a big-boy feature: Variables. My minimalist ethic says …

2022-02-28: 📧 Blue Monday 8: Shot a Short-Film (@YnvgError #arts)

2022-02-24: Props to @MacPaw for continuing ops while West tries to #StandWithUkraine. Reminds us why we need to …

2022-02-24: Proud of Harvey Brough from my Mum’s choir @VoxHolloway : upcoming musical showcased on BBC …

2022-02-22: Thanks @jasraj for shouting out on M.b my recent YouTube vlogging content, incl. highlights from …

2022-02-22: 📧 Blue Monday 8: The Brits have left The Beach (@yvngerror @unitsi_ai #arts)

2022-02-15: Medium: “You have 2 weeks to acquire clout. Good luck” Me: deleting articles from Medium …

2022-02-11: Thanks to @manton for building scheduled cross-posts for M.b 🔏, I’m now pushing drafted …

2022-02-11: Hey M.b 🔏: has anyone made a Custom Home Page they are super proud of? @cheri’s is great. …

2022-02-07: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#tech)

2022-02-07: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#arts)

2022-02-07: Come see me perform “OURSS.SOCIAL” live at @austin_musick gig on 20th, once I’m …

2022-02-06: thanks M.b @jacob for adding me to Musician’s on Micro.blog list 🎵. Very #SavvyIndie website 👍 …

2022-02-04: 🔏 working my way through old bookmarks. @jean did say “M.b is the 1 place it’s not weird …

2022-02-04: (🔏 testing IndieWeb RSVP plugin with a genuine) ✅ RSVP to Micro.Camp 📍I’ll likely be tuning in …

2022-02-03: Coughed up for #Vimeo PRO for vlog storage. Though I’m happy to get YT parity w/ Chapters …

2022-02-03: TikTok export: try 2: it’s still as useless as before - i.e. data is useless on iOS and …

2022-02-01: Carrd by @ajlkn templates are about to get a lot more user-friendly. You can already copy most of my …

2022-01-31: Congrats Dave 🐦@EasternMargins for making 🐦@Bandcamp homepage bought “Stanley” for …

2022-01-29: were the plastic & paper not in the palm of our hands already @Southwest? #skeumorphism …

2022-01-28: 🔏 As I’m upping the amount of Cerulean Sounds arts content I’m cross-posting from here …

2022-01-25: I’d said that @DesignZite should have kept their ingenious ‘reverse-engineered’ …

2022-01-20: Landed #BritsByTheBeach (#arts)

2022-01-16: critTLDs: Trademark-proof Domain Names; or, How to Irk Trump's Lawyers for 20 bucks (#tech) Want to be 100% sure that your domain name is uncensorable e.g. by a trademark owner? Register at a …

2022-01-16: 🎫 #BritsByTheBeach 🇺🇸 w/ 🐦 @YvngError begins tomorrow if #LosAngeles #tsunami doesn’t make …

2022-01-14: New 📸 for @CeruleanSounds #arts socials Mastodon & Twitter banner: #SmalltownDreamer 2022 pp: …

2022-01-13: Beware: 'Catphishing' on #FakeBook Messenger (#tech) My brother Ben has unfortunately been on both ends of this in the past week. Identity Theft A couple …

2022-01-13: 🔏 updated About page: fleshed out bio, but also included more calls-to-action: clearer how-to join …

2022-01-12: FYI fellow #SavvyIndie artists: @Spotify deprecated follow button during Holidays. Was using the …

2022-01-12: Kate @mcmansionhell Wagner’s takedown of prototype “metaverse” experiences …

2022-01-11: 🗞 : “2021: 3 spookily accurate predictions” (#arts)

2022-01-11: Back from FirstWeek of Jan with my 1st monthly vlog about life without a smartphone in 2022 (#tech)

2022-01-03: Finished reading: C.J. Sansom The Shardlake Series 5 Books Collection Set - Heartstone, Revelation, …

2022-01-03: 🔏 Finished reading: Blankets by Craig Thompson 📚 Read Xmas Eve - Boxing Day. Incredible: will review …

2022-01-03: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#tech) | off blogging completely for 1st half of week on spa retreat with Ben

2022-01-03: Signing off for FirstWeek FlipPh.one this week with the Unboxing for the phone for this year: Punkt …

2022-01-02: 'crypto gratia crypt' 👎 Explore blockchain use-cases without killing climate (#tech) ‘crypto gratia crypt’ is my Latin motto for cryptocurrency speculators. Where ‘ars …

2022-01-01: Sorry to see you go @spitfire_bars #BURNER | highlights coming to new open archive at Retu.rner.me …

2021-12-31: My top 5 blogposts of 2021: 2 vlogs about life sans-smartphone, 2 talks about Micro.blog & an …

2021-12-30: On the 13th day of Christmas, my true love gave to me: 13 DRY violations 🙄 (#tech)

2021-12-29: Pre-livestream pub lunch with Ben in Winch (#arts)

2021-12-25: 🎉 @26_lhr breaking @Letterboxd this xmas, with a dope/sick review (🍿 #arts)

2021-12-23: My top 5 blogposts of 2021 (#tech) I added (privacy-friendly) Plausible Analytics in October 2020, 4 months after joining in June, so …

2021-12-23: You can now easily add privacy-friendly analytics to Micro.blog using Footer. Thx @manton for …

2021-12-23: They find the money when they need to… We need more collab in govt make the trade-offs …

2021-12-18: "Nanos Gigantum Humeris Insidentes": helping students get a foot on the internet (ft. @tamaramunzner) (#tech) At the start of the pandemic, I was shortlisted by OXFO for a venture remotely guiding groups of …

2021-12-17: 🇬🇧🗳 Lot of people will talk about Tories vote halved, but Labour’s more-than-halved from 2nd. …

2021-12-16: 🇬🇧💉 stuck in waitlist entire yesterday. Finally picked a date, and then got this. Doh! (#tech)

2021-12-14: Thx to M.b @manton for making Bookshelves CSV-import parse @Italic_Type shelf names 📚 Have to …

2021-12-14: My M.b website Wa.rner.me now on the IndieWebRing, link in Footer. Tested out the Next, and guess …

2021-12-14: (watch review comparing Thomas Cromwell to Dom Cummings in FirstWeek vlog) Finished reading: Dark …

2021-12-14: Finished reading: The Return of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 📚 (#arts). Possibly the …

2021-12-14: New from #Carrd by @ajlkn: customize YouTube embed. Don’t bother tho. Removing player controls …

2021-12-13: 🇬🇧 💉 Finally NHS get round to confirming that YoungAdult boosters available Weds (#tech)

2021-12-13: FirstWeek vlog | No Phone! Next year: @Punkt MP02 | 💿 @SlickKing_ | 📚 CJ Sansom's Shardlake --- (12/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021 #arts) or on YouTube 0:00 No Voice 1:00 No Phone 2:45 My Cultural Week 4:45 Moving Channel - 🔗 Tyler …

2021-12-08: Created a taxonomy of domain hacks & refined city metaphor explanation. Now feel confident to …

2021-12-05: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#tech)

2021-12-05: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#arts)

2021-12-05: 🇬🇧💉 Still no luck with booster on website 5 days later, and it’s been 152 days for me now.! …

2021-12-04: 🇬🇧🗳 Tory downswing at Sidcup -> Reform UK = Labour = round 7%. Electoral reform -> centre-left …

2021-12-03: Ben & I’s other 2 VVarner brothers Spotify Wrapped. Thanks Fam! (🎵 #arts)

2021-12-03: No clarity from @FCDOtravelGovUK on US 1-day test rule ✈️. Will simply have to assume what 🇬🇧 call …

2021-12-03: y? @visauk @amazonuk (#tech)

2021-12-03: As Skinnyman @railwaylive postponed, Beastly support set going livestream in 10 mins on YT (🎵 #arts)

2021-12-03: 🎄 on 🔏 at Pop’s

2021-12-01: Thx @Vardy7 for coming up to the stand to say Hi after gifting us that point in #SOULEI !! — …

2021-12-01: Dope to have @ShowcaseCinemas in Soton now. But all sequels: Spiderman, Matrix, King’s Man, …

2021-12-01: ‘GoDaddy Websites + Marketing’ users: og:image is drawn from ‘Image Logo’, …

2021-11-29: 🔏 🇬🇧 booster 💉: Called 119. 5 #s later: Outdated (“if over 40”), no pickup within 10m. …

2021-11-29: Finished reading: Dissolution (1st Matthew Shardlake Tudor Mystery) by C. J. Sansom 📚 Quick: Dom …

2021-11-29: Ppl who don’t mind signing in with g00g or bookie: go vote for my tourmate @YvngError ’s …

2021-11-26: Some good shouts from Sopel (maybe Kuennsberg’s replacement?) I for one and v. Thankful to be …

2021-11-25: An aerospace magazine company just bought FirstWeekFlipPhone.com for 301 redirect: probs misguided …

2021-11-24: I thought syncing my M.b “Currently Reading” on my about page was neat. But when Bill …

2021-11-19: Great to get to hear more from @DeviSridhar on live Q&A. Big takehomes: West could have learnt …

2021-11-15: I recommend #SavvyIndie artists to demo drafts publicly. Plagiarism risk is low, and you stand to …

2021-11-13: Fully back @The_Portraits quest for John Lewis to donate for ripping off their slow “Together …

2021-11-13: Thank you @adamhillscomedy for the honour 🇦🇺 ! Do you think Border Control would accept this for an …

2021-11-12: We’re sat right behind Hillsy & guests (Jodie Whittaker, and Darren Harriot) so should be …

2021-11-12: Tune into C4 at 10pm to try spot @SfcBen & I in @TheLastLeg audience (#arts)

2021-11-11: 🔏 more Normandy pics. Minute’s silence time now

2021-11-09: 1st look at AirTable “Interfaces” for #SavvyIndie simple collab - which @ChrisDancy …

2021-11-09: This FirstWeek + a day (see vlog for review) I finished reading: The Three Stigmata of Palmer …

2021-11-08: This FirstWeek (see vlog for review) I Finished reading: The Christmas Pig by J. K. Rowling & On …

2021-11-08: FirstWeek vlog | @TheLightPhone II : Voice-To-Text👍 | 💿 @cinningbao @MTImmonsMusic | 📚 @jk_rowling 🎄, McEwan, PKD --- (11/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021 #arts) or (higher quality - 13th Dec) on YouTube from Wednesday 0:00 “Yammering Introduction” …

2021-10-31: FirstWeek FlipPh.one 🔏

2021-10-31: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#tech)

2021-10-31: FirstWeek FlipPh.one (#arts)

2021-10-31: 🔏 Earlier in October, I went abroad for the first time since Covid. We went near Omaha Beach, …

2021-10-31: Last 24hrs #Tech News(Paper) @Guardian: @ImogenWK great writer, but pls get tech expert opinion on #FakeBook to avoid criti-hype + @DrinkAware : r u drunk? 🍺 (soz blurry, full digital version) Imogen West-Knights is clearly a brilliant writer & …

2021-10-31: Last 24hrs #Arts News(Paper) @Guardian @ObserverUK: politician #InstaGlam & #HalynasLaw Truss is gonna beat him at his own game. Foreign Sec activities are waayyy more IG friendly than …

2021-10-30: And it ended 2-0 to the South Coast. Saints score got cutoff first time, but this photo from 30mins …

2021-10-30: Jeff Stelling’s a #SmalltownDreamer legend no doubt (Middlesborough rant). But shame …

2021-10-30: Loved how @SoccerAM hosts pointed out that mixtapes are just less confident albums to SX | still …

2021-10-30: One of the things I love about #Carrd by @ajlkn: it’s limitations force you to focus on …

2021-10-30: Some great British TV has happened in last 24hrs incl. this Classic #Pointless moment: (📺 #arts) Classic Pointless moment. Ben & I are applying tomorrow Easiest Chase question ever? Gonna …

2021-10-30: South Coast 2-0 up ⚽️ #WATSOU #Spitfire (#arts)

2021-10-29: 🔏 Was nice to take a break from my screen - blogging about the ever-encroaching digital spectre of …

2021-10-29: Roblox is down. Roblox kidz: why not listen to a podcast instead. 🎙 @BenedictEvans #AnotherPodcast did one on you guys. Here's my listen notes (#tech) Listen on Apple Podcasts 18:30 At least they advertise they don’t know what they’re …

2021-10-29: Stumbled on the fact that @BoBurnham let BoBurnham.com expire for 7 days this Spring (then clearly …

2021-10-29: Transpired that TruthSocial is an uncrediting fork of Mastodon. Now the mighty Eugen Rochko has …

2021-10-29: Meta.com : from charitable open-science initiative to corporate front | Zuck's philanthropic mask slips (#tech) Zuckerburg & Chan, before Meta.com’s ‘incredible journey’ Jan 23, 2017: Meta …

2021-10-28: Facebook rebrands as Meta: my initial reaction. A failure, which might pay off (#tech) This quick reaction is based purely on Guardian article. Will write fuller piece by end of week once …

2021-10-28: though M.b 🔏 is definitely a green app, which escapes my FirstWeek digital detox, I’ve decided …

2021-10-27: My fave 'Connection' photos 📸 from Micro.blog October Photoblog Challenge #MbOct | Nature vs. Tech (#arts) I’m glad to be connected to this wonderful range of people, even if just in the meagre digital …

2021-10-27: Yesterday's #Tech news(paper): @TheTimes | front page #FakeBook: how gov supports them, and a better way of being a tech company Anti-FB dominating the front-page! Main paper: Times2: so poignant what was said about …

2021-10-27: Yesterday’s #arts news(paper): @TheTimes Arabs in English football. To be celebrated: the …

2021-10-25: Today's #Tech News @TheTimes | #FakeBook #Surveillance Come on savvy people, the only moral way to make money from Facebook is Class Action lawsuits! Still …

2021-10-25: Today's #Arts News @TheTimes | #AlecBaldwin (@IMDbPro : pls redact sensitive contact deets), #DavidBeckham, #Oxfam, #Yorkshire Please consider signing petition for Halyna’s Law. Also, speaking of protecting people, IMDb …

2021-10-25: Adriaan from @SimpleAnalytic_ smashes it with the strongest #privacy rebuttal yet to “Let them …

2021-10-25: Quick thoughts on v. superficial play on NodeNogg.in @adamprocter 🔏. Created a Microcosm. But link …

2021-10-25: can any fellow #musicians recommend good entry-level fitted in-ear monitor? 🎵 Looking at …

2021-10-24: Good on the mighty @Radiohead for selling their records through @Bandcamp | I’m glad I’m …

2021-10-24: If you’re considering joining Micro.blog, today’s a good day, because you can share your …

2021-10-24: In 5 clear points, @jasraj (Tw @indiewriterjas) makes a compelling case for why writers should own …

2021-10-21: Workshopping #SpitFireBars 🎵 “SOC7AL”, sequel to #BURNER. Need #artist collab to render …

2021-10-21: This @HumaneTech #tech #podcast 🎙Q&A with @FlowGenome ’s odd but wise #JamieWheal hits …

2021-10-18: What I love about the #OneClickSafer campaign from @HumaneTech_ is: a) tiny UX change creates …

2021-10-16: US Gov finally announce “early Oct” date as Mon 8th | 7th Oct was my cut-off date, so …

2021-10-13: While we’re ragging on #Medium, what’s up with the hyphens in the url? (#tech)

2021-10-13: Overhyped “Facebook is Too Big, Fail” article. VC on a “RIP JK Rowling” …

2021-10-13: Big statement from @YvngError with his new music video. Amazing break-up song! | Proud to have …

2021-10-13: Today’s #livemusic: a short #cover a lovely @MClancyMusic ballad + draft of my #song about …

2021-10-13: New #Carrd by @ajkln Personal 1-pager | trend for Social(s) Proof figures upfront. Gap in market for …

2021-10-13: It’s a shame that, to fight bad guys, Apple have removed insights from good transparent …

2021-10-12: TLDs available cost-price from today from @Cloudflare. Let the DomainH.ac/ks begin! Remember: …

2021-10-12: Last week #YouTube briefly A-B tested new web design on my Firefox browser. Following Mobile in …

2021-10-11: FirstWeek vlog | @TheLightPhone II 👍 | 💿 Holly Honey Church & @MClancyMusic | 📚 @WinPoetryFest --- (10/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021) (#arts) or on YouTube 0:00 Not much more to say on LightPhone 0:45 My Creative Week… 1:30 📚 …

2021-10-07: Finished reading: Wanted by Mark Millar 📚 #arts | shockingly violent. Do not read unless you want …

2021-10-07: The #tech company trying to make everything virtual had to literally go to the server room like the …

2021-10-07: It would be ‘outrageous’ to confuse, then quickly correct yourself, about the surnames …

2021-10-06: My favorite Touch photos from 🔏 Micro.blog October Photoblog Challenge --- 📸 by @cdevroe @jean @ptrck @KeithPound @kyletm @jdm @munish @TheDimPause @omrrc @LukeMPerez @mroutley @peroty @jpayne @crossingthethreshold @JayGogh @adders As you’ll know from The King’s Gallery, I love a good open art submission based on a …

2021-10-06: Example of how the Sun do a write-up about Ed Sheeran’s Companies House filings the day after …

2021-10-05: You couldn’t make it up. All Facebook apps go down on the 1st day of FirstWeek FlipPh.one. 🔏 | …

2021-10-04: Slack exports are rubbish unless you are Enterprise. What little you get is not tailored for humans. …

2021-10-04: Blue Monday 40 #arts | Mentioned Micro.blogger @hollyhoneychurch’s new album!

2021-10-04: Disabling cross-posting for FirstWeek FlipPh.one so posts this week just for M.b 🔏. May not even be …

2021-10-04: Switching from Polypane to open-source Responsively for web design device previews. | Immediately …

2021-10-03: FirstWeek FlipPh.one #tech

2021-10-03: FirstWeek FlipPh.one #arts

2021-10-01: Finished reading: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (Center Point Platinum Fiction …

2021-10-01: 🔏 October Photoblog One 📷 [touch] suggested by @warner. oh wait that’s me! good to be able to …

2021-10-01: Can’t wait to see a #FB whistleblower lay into the ‘largest autocracy on earth’ …

2021-10-01: Hello @MikeParry8 : did the nuremberg story inspire you to bang your hand and bark “We should …

2021-09-30: My thoughts with #FPL no.1 rank who got account hacked. And anyone who’d given up on #Saka. …

2021-09-29: 🔏 An amazing piece on the state of being Teetotal — An Ex-Drinker’s Search for a Sober Buzz - …

2021-09-29: New review for “Whoa” with @ItsYourBoyAD & @Weezophicial. When I #SpitFireBars: …

2021-09-29: 🎙 Long overdue discussion of task management software trying to implement GTD. David explicitly says …

2021-09-28: Great way to end my summer in London, playing a truly #LondonIsAVibe venue @Water_Rats with …

2021-09-28: I’ve been looking for years for a cerulean coloured tracksuit, and then I see hundreds on …

2021-09-28: Even (sensible) Germans agree radical action needed in fight against #Monopoly property owners (see …

2021-09-28: complacent reporting from @theipaper calling IG a “photo-sharing” app. Mosseri himself …

2021-09-28: Yeesh: they couldn’t have picked a worse time to boycott. Still, pls support if you can. …

2021-09-28: Corbynism is pretty much only relevant for fighting Big Tech. 1). nationalise internet …

2021-09-28: Good that “Out Out” crew credited Stromae 🎵, though I still think they should have left …

2021-09-28: agreed, kids shouldn’t be allowed on Big Socials. You can’t (and shouldn’t) stop …

2021-09-27: Fellow @Cutt_ly users beware: unlike with websites @SImpleAnalytic, public analytics pages about …

2021-09-27: So now @Cloudflare have Email Routing via waitlist as well as big boy #Apple (on iCloud+, still …

2021-09-27: IG/FB take 1 YEAR to agree an artist DJing popular music to promote it to a couple dozen people …

2021-09-26: Yo which legend in #Bournemouth has been slamming SilverLake on repeat on @AppleMusic ? Celebrating …

2021-09-26: Found a perfect pair of pantalons for Unknown P @MunyaChawawa. It was in the Observer so no doubt …

2021-09-26: Based on a rigorous sentiment analysis (aka the top 16 of EmojiTrackers.com) I conclude that …

2021-09-26: Oi #crypto twitter, do any of you #blockchain cheerleaders know anything about HNS domains? Curious …

2021-09-26: From what I’ve read about food science, buying this new simple version of Shreddies is a no …

2021-09-25: So happy there will be some #SmalltownDreamer lads at Royal Albert Hall on Tuesday. They should come …

2021-09-23: You forgot to mention guitarist, librettist and triangle-player beeb #arts

2021-09-21: “Harrogate came top” (of best places to live 🇬🇧). Not surprised based on the liveliness …

2021-09-21: Doesn’t look like he had much to do with it, but fair play BJ 👏. Now make sure they get …

2021-09-21: Who needs Warner Music Group, when you’ve got the Warner family pumping out bangers like …

2021-09-20: Thx Elliot Levy, social media manager for Netflix kids show for having Lucy & I into …

2021-09-19: Wouldn’t #AppleWatch wheel design make more sense if ordered by increasing exercise with …

2021-09-18: Got a new fave teetotal bev 🍺 Sneaks under my 1% limit with citrusy applomb. Shame it’s £1.50 …

2021-09-18: Exporting data from TikTok is a nightmare --- #tech Following from my shocking Customer service experience with FB this week, it seems that none of the …

2021-09-18: JBP is discussing with Muslim thinkers for 1st time, over next month 🔏 Revealed at 1h30: in podcast “No Safe Spaces“ Was great to hear he’s aware of this …

2021-09-18: Same week AAPL celebrate their freedom to price gouge a US developer (Epic) and same summer they …

2021-09-18: Don’t do it #Microsoft until physical #2FA affordable. #Yubikey usb-c still 60 bucks. Password …

2021-09-18: 🔏 Come on Boris, one success pls 🇬🇧✈️🇺🇸

2021-09-17: FB: “We reviewed your report”. You’re either: a). manipulative (pretending to be a …

2021-09-17: The first time I’ve been glad for YouTube #tech burying hyperlinks. Minimalist design on Video …

2021-09-17: Two very cool new #humanetech features from @signalapp on Desktop: 1. reduces noise, 2. reduces …

2021-09-17: OK @WarnerMusicAS that’s great you’ve got a sick team page 👍. But WMG artist …

2021-09-17: Notes on #iPhone13 #AppleEvent: main feature: Camera: ‘editing’ functions can now happen …

2021-09-17: Really? I’d have thought the Kurtan (this country, geddit) was closing on this messy tweenage …

2021-09-17: Good to have the Lionesses down on the South Coast. I hear they’ve been training @EastleighFC. …

2021-09-17: Go crazy with Piers (the dummy thinks it’s fun to be beholden to Murdoch) but Kuenssberg? She …

2021-09-17: We’re heading way of US with their BONKERS SIZED produce 🔏

2021-09-16: “Moving digital artwork”… errr not really! @EveningStandard leading way on #tech …

2021-09-16: Just met a guy in a steam room (basically 🦠 in a box surely), whose betting syndicate is putting …

2021-09-14: Was honoured to close out a show @ZigfridHoxton on Sunday | + just booked a final feature in …

2021-09-14: Recommend manual Software Updaters update to iOS 14.8 and Mac OS 11.6 ASAP — #apple #security …

2021-09-14: re. #HaveIBeenPwned by @TroyHunt Opt-Out. Why would you wanna do option 2? Surely in 2 it’s …

2021-09-14: Thx @YvngError for the shoutout 🎹 on ‘Wonderland’ 🎵 | can’t wait to go busking …

2021-09-14: This logo from #BritishJournalismReview is an absolute mess. Pls hire a minimalist #designer | #tech

2021-09-13: I’ve moved my 2020 #AppleEvent vlog reviews from my brief #tech YouTube to Vimeo-hosted on my blog: …

2021-09-13: If you haven’t already seen it, check out the first episode of my tour doc Smalltown Dreamers now. …

2021-09-13: Finished reading: Hamlet, Revenge! by Michael Innes 📚 great source for a period film! #arts …

2021-09-13: Finished reading: Touch: The Science of Hand, Heart, and Mind by David J. Linden 📚 #nonfiction for …

2021-09-13: @TheLightPhone II | 👍👍 Directions --- (9/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021) #digimini #tech or on YouTube 0:00 New Feature + Camera Angle 1:45 Directions How-to (New Feature!) 6:45 My Creative …

2021-09-07: I’m still using Dropbox SmartSync while waiting on ProtonDrive to expand, but for those …

2021-09-06: Gonna get back into before & after FirstWeek FlipPhone RescueTime ScreenTime reporting 🔏 | In …

2021-09-06: Finished reading: Casebook Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 📚 #arts — was written …

2021-09-05: Even though I’ll still hashtag #arts or #tech for categories (see my Micro.Camp talk), every …

2021-09-05: FirstWeek FlipPh.one — #tech

2021-09-05: FirstWeek FlipPh.one — #arts

2021-09-05: 2 new things for #Spotify kids: 1). Every track across #SmalltownDreamer now has a peng animated …

2021-09-04: How is THIS spine being torn apart by one singer #TomGrennan? Surprised #Yungblud has outrun him, …

2021-09-04: Proud of Lucy: after organising Smalltown Dreamers, the 1st gig back @EastleighFC Hospitality, they …

2021-09-04: Apple backed down on scanning our images for now. | gonna gradually slide away from iCloud now. | …

2021-09-03: 🎙 Colin Greenwood from @Radiohead on @JamesAcaster "Perfect Sounds" #podcast | refreshing rare appearance from #radiohead --- 🎵 #arts My take Seek out online content from people who seldom exist here. They often bring more of …

2021-09-03: Sorry I was tardy for Wednesday’s usual Jester’s Song slot @TerryGrier & anyone else …

2021-09-03: Very cool story about Gen Z IRL meetups. Sad to see how many phones are out there. Shouldn’t …

2021-09-03: I find “BURNER” the perfect background music to sign @EFF petition against iPhone …

2021-09-03: Our fellow artists @DistroKid have spoken: “Let me go” by @SpitFire_Bars is a smooove …

2021-09-01: 🎙 "imposter syndrome: accepting your worth", Solo Collective #podcast w/ @RebeccaSeal & @anna_mathur | good reminder #arts My take walk into any start-up environment, and you’ll hear imposter syndrome is the Great …

2021-08-26: Such a cool sketchnote from @BoffoSocko on Syndication. 👍 meaningful diss of POOSNOW. All acronyms …

2021-08-24: Apple embrace hashtags for indexing too #tech

2021-08-22: 2 #Hampshire legends meet: @SfcBen & #HugoHammond. I say “what’s your …

2021-08-21: Footage from Weds open mic 🎤 | Check @YvngError’s too 🎥 | + announcing booked for …

2021-08-20: London: 🎫 @QuackPotUK ’s “Meet Cute” @CamdenFringe #arts fest 🎭 — Dryden …

2021-08-19: Props to @edsheeran wrongfooting everyone and going for = before -. Funny to see the #arts content …

2021-08-19: Twitter: It’s What Was Happening: (in the spirit of being out-of-date I’m posting this …

2021-08-19: My Hosted Microblog wa.rner.me down with SSL error @manton 🔏

2021-08-19: FYI @chrisaldrich : was hoping including your post URL in my article title (rather than body text) …

2021-08-19: In [response to](https://boffosocko.com/2021/08/15/55794681/) @chrisaldrich on og tags #tech Ahh I now understand the point of the post was to point out the flavours of metacrap by customizing …

2021-08-19: Holla Soton boi @DrJennings for unveiling the horrendous bias towards anti-vax online: 65.5% of …

2021-08-19: “The Social Dilemma” onto YouTube til end of Sep. Though better if @HumaneTech_ made …

2021-08-18: Excited to join @YvngError at a #arts 🎵 #openmic tonight in #LondonIsAVibe. I’ll play songs …

2021-08-18: Decided not to make a Low-Code.Club on Clubhouse about #lowcode #tech. Redirected to SavvyIndie.com …

2021-08-18: 🔏 @maique have you considered the username maiqueroblog? 😁

2021-08-17: It’s a shame that @ExpressVPN’s marketing team undermine the product so bad, cos …

2021-08-17: Hear the massive-brained @szhang_ds talk about being an FB whistleblower 🎙. She essentially relieves …

2021-08-16: Hollywood-style sign in Wrexham | Jack @SpitFire_Bars Swag!! Gotta show em why Eastleigh can be …

2021-08-16: British Broadcasting Corp couldn’t be bothered to adapt a Date Input which defaulted to US …

2021-08-16: Just announced an extra monthly helping of Live Music 🎫: @Bandcamp Fridays special - the best day to …

2021-08-15: Great sculpture finds @ChrisAldrich and clever how he attempted to customise preview per site, but …

2021-08-15: is it this aspect you’re referring to @chrisaldrich (re. delightfully abstruse comment on …

2021-08-15: Thanks @ChrisAldrich & @kimberlyhirsh at Micro.Camp bookclub for pointing out that Narnia in …

2021-08-14: Micro.Camp Day 2 Live | Watch my Talk! | (#tech) My Talk “Micro.blog Mothership for your #SavvyIndie Creative Journey” It’s all …

2021-08-14: Me & @jasraj did our own lil Micro.Camp 🏕 Breakout (in the true IRL sense of the word) this …

2021-08-13: Back in the day Bryn BP woulda got buried by dropping the Beeb | but she’s so #SavvyIndie …

2021-08-13: Micro.Camp Day 1 Live (#tech) It would be a Micro.Blog virtual gathering if I didn’t blog about it.. right?! 1. The State of …

2021-08-13: yuck: #Google censors require ID verification for #YouTube | another reason for #SavvyIndie …

2021-08-13: snagged the last 🎫 to see @theatregoya ’s Smart Casual 🎵 at @CamdenFringe 🎭 | dir. on Oxford …

2021-08-13: ⚽️ MC Beastly renewing FPL league. More deets: MCBeastly.com | @RutTheNut you have til …

2021-08-12: Turning off iCloud Photos for privacy? How-to and alternatives (#tech) ft. Dropbox + E2EE storage options (Cryptomator & ProtonDrive) | re. the #ApplePrivacyLetter …

2021-08-12: Whilst I’m stoked @CulturedCode have kept updating Things free (unlike @Fantastical…) | …

2021-08-11: Got bored of converting HEIC to JPG on Mac | fair cop @cdevroe + other 📸 ? — #ShotOniPhone …

2021-08-11: Is using #AppleWatch / #AirPods / #Wearables in the spirit of a #SmartphoneDetox like FirstWeek FlipPh.one? Not in my #DigiMini book --- #Apple #AR #VR #Wearable #AppleGlass #tech From my digital minimalist perspective, where the goal is to avoid becoming an addict to digital …

2021-08-11: The @KuruptFM boys just perfected the art of the magazine interview in @TimeOut 👏 - can’t wait …

2021-08-10: JetBlue to launch NY-UK flights despite pandemic - BBC News | barely cheaper than BA | I miss …

2021-08-10: Excited to see the old master @SkinnymanMudFam spitting fire with some high-class jazz backing …

2021-08-10: thx @chrisaldrich for “HuffDuffing” my trial microcast with @jasraj | expect me to put …

2021-08-09: "Micro.blog Mothership for your #SavvyIndie Creative Journey" - Micro.Camp talk notes --- #tech 1. Own your output a) Publish content on your own custom domain with custom design b) Divide content …

2021-08-09: Honoured to appear on Micro @Monday with @Jean 🎙 — right after my buddy & fellow creative …

2021-08-09: @TheLightPhone II | 👍 Podcasts - special review of @jasraj0 on @microdotblog pod 🎙 | 👍 4G signal --- (8/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021) | filmed in Ealing 📺 --- #digimini #tech Watch ad/distraction-free: or on YouTube - @jasraj on @monday: Listen here Subsequent episode of …

2021-08-09: Signed the ApplePrivacyLetter — initial “CSAM Detection” use-case irrelevant | …

2021-08-05: !Old #tech bio W4RNER.com now at W4.RNER.me! — Loving these rner.me DomainH.ac/ks : links …

2021-08-01: FirstWeek FlipPh.one | #tech

2021-08-01: FirstWeek FlipPh.one Begins #BURNER | Look forward to sharing the #SmalltownDreamer launch episode …

2021-07-25: Fellow #YouTubers who wanna retain control #SavvyIndie : turn off auto chapters, and curate your own …

2021-07-25: 📊 #FluYork (first 7 days) | Decent #YouTube, disappointing #IGTV & #Kickstarter | #SavvyIndie transparent analytics --- #comedy #indie #arts 🎥 IG:TV First time putting scripted material there. Assuming retention is always lower here, but …

2021-07-25: 🎙 @SamHarris and @EricTobin on Vaccine Hesitancy --- good simple stats & history of vaccines | countering #disinfo & role of bad #tech My take: Couple rhetorical mis-steps that might leave then vulnerable to critique, also don’t …

2021-07-25: Tw @SpencerJayCase 🎙 @OliverTraldi : analysed #cancelculture while the #moralpanic raged --- #tech My take: Philosophers gon be philosophers: hold everyone to higher intellectual standards. But these …

2021-07-24: One side dark 🕶, one side light ☀️ ⚫️⚪️ | 📸 from last week w/ Tw @YvngError | #arts While the sun’s been shining last week: I was putting final touches to the pilot of “Flu …

2021-07-23: Carrdby @ajkln continue trend toward business > personal pages with another new template| but …

2021-07-23: Tw @Dominic2306 finally updates us OG Wordpress subs that he’s moved behind paywall. | Missed …

2021-07-23: Tw @AndyYen on #Tresorit takeover making me think: is non-profit the only bankable business model …

2021-07-23: M.b @mdrockwell re. cross-posting: surely better to just become an M.b user and get both anyway?! …

2021-07-23: Really nice topics on #humanetech in M.b @rosiesherry latest mailer — #balance #tech

2021-07-22: Cummings slips up (”no one knows if Brexit *good”, nek minute: “obviously Brexit …

2021-07-20: 📣 “Flu York, Flu York (Pilot)” out now 📺 — #newcomedy #britishcomedy #lockdown …

2021-07-20: 🎓 glad to be back in the classroom @OxfordRoyale teaching #tech | + for first time #leadership …

2021-07-19: Caution #Carrd by @ajkln users (clarification): you can’t 301 redirect from a /#link. This …

2021-07-17: Caution #Carrd by @ajkln users: Bug - when redirecting a url which was previously a section, it is …

2021-07-15: Carrd by @ajkln releases its first “start-up” template. I’d need to see better SEO …

2021-07-13: I miss my bedroom in Eastleigh 🎙, but cooking beastly music 🕶 in an actual studio w/ the mighty …

2021-07-13: Check out where I’ve journeyed too toward the end of FirstWeek FlipPh.one while offline 🧭⬆️ : …

2021-07-13: @TheLightPhone II | 👎 Speaker | 👎 on-off (7/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021) | filmed 😀 in Yorkshire | 📺 #digimini #tech Watch ad/distraction-free: or on YouTube — FlipPh.one to join me on a week-long smartphone detox …

2021-07-09: Yee hah! 🇺🇸 Now I just need Biden to look as kindly upon Blighty 🤞 And Snowflak.es can fall in SoCal …

2021-07-07: #Carrd tip: Scroll Points - if in doubt use “Center on next” (e.g.) : it’s more …

2021-07-07: Now that Carrd are allowing Public template links, I’m starting an exclusive database for …

2021-07-07: On waitlist for Neeva to come to UK for 3 month trial of ad-free search | also trying Brave Search …

2021-07-07: Thanks Theatre Royal for coming good with my 2 tix | Who’s up for 3 hours with Ian McKellan …

2021-07-06: YouTube turning all Unlisted vids from its first decade to Private | massive transparency issue for …

2021-07-06: After revelations of shareholder-driven anti-climate-science: if you owned Exxon shares over past …

2021-07-06: surveillance capitalists doing individual targeting at scale: Google are giving you a generous 2 …

2021-07-06: EFF make a great case for ‘symmetrical’ internet speeds (bringing upload speeds to parity with …

2021-07-06: Neat Doctorow piece on why conspiracy theorists would be better off getting their kicks playing ARG …

2021-07-06: Ban students from using phones in schools… of course! | but the adults must also learn to put …

2021-07-05: FirstWeek FlipPh.one | #tech

2021-07-05: FirstWeek FlipPh.one | #arts

2021-07-04: Is “audio sampling” different from this “Clip” feature I’m using here: …

2021-07-04: YouTube claim they don’t notify subscribers of Shorts: so I’m surprised my Subscriber Status % …

2021-07-02: Supported collaborator @itsyourboyad on Patreon: looking forward to seeing you experiment with …

2021-07-02: Enjoyed #SmalltownDreamer and wanna find out about the man behind the music? 🎵 My podcast convo with …

2021-07-01: Right now I’m at: Eastleigh Nando’s I’m grateful for: these two making my album …

2021-06-29: Prepping for tomorrow’s album launch gig: www.youtube.com/watch w/ @yvngerror hosted by …

2021-06-29: If you’ve seen one of these round #Eastleigh #Hampshire scan for …

2021-06-28: Me + the South Coast = A Perfect Fit | Come see me perform where the ❌ marks the spot: …

2021-06-27: 🎙 @BenedictEvans #AnotherPodcast on #Publishing & #Media | space too chaotic, reliable: transparent content creators & ethical open web tools --- #tech The world of creating content to sell things online is so chaotic and changes so quickly. I am …

2021-06-26: Privacy win @simpleanalytic #DeleteGoogle — #webdesign #tech

2021-06-26: Proud of my family sweepstake draw Denmark, doing it for Eriksen ⚽️ #WALDEN | if they go to final: I …

2021-06-26: "Can't you see the sun is shining on Albion" 🏝!! | 📸 from 🎹 for @YvngError | #SmalltownDreamer launch Weds --- #indieartist #SavvyIndie #community #arts O, to perform on England’s South Coast Yesterday, was a pleasure to Skoda the YvngError boys …

2021-06-25: For those that want to enjoy the story without giving the Sun any ad rev: here it is on Wayback …

2021-06-25: Forget Kim K - Handcock just broke the internet — @thesun #down | #ukpolitics #webdesign #tech

2021-06-23: Album launch made it into print in the @DailyEcho yesterday! Feel the crinkle of the paper.. real …

2021-06-20: @JesseSingal on @SamHarris podcast 🎙 | #BlockedAndReported #moralpanic #tech SH shows disappointing levels of anger & hypocrisy simmering, and seems to be increasingly …

2021-06-20: Jason Fried from @basecamp on @SamHarris podcast 🎙 | #basecamp #moralpanic #tech My overall take JF been skewered by own sword of his & DHH activism (corportate criticism via …

2021-06-19: 🎉🎙 @BenedictEvans podcast is back with WWDC Review --- #Apple #tech Compare mine Listen Main conclusion: Apple gonna try stifle Goog & FB bus models Listen notes: …

2021-06-19: Well done @TheatreRoyal for coming good: #ShowMustGoOn. Glad we limited numbers to album launch) in …

2021-06-19: I rate the #rebrand of @Wise (follows pattern of simplification I advise) for their direct IPO, but …

2021-06-18: 📣 Q3 project: “RSS Metadata” | Wanna speak to a) beta testers: Feed Reader users & #bloggers, b) …

2021-06-18: If you missed #island 📻 live on @voicefmradio last week, listen back 🔗 on album press page. Thanks …

2021-06-17: Tip: #AirTable integrations : when you go full @chrisdancy and add emojis to Table names, be sure to …

2021-06-17: Should refund random selection & let some still see @IanMcKellen play the Dane in June …

2021-06-17: Thx @SignalApp for automating disappearing. I set 1 week, keeps me focussed. But I’m fine with …

2021-06-16: @TheLightPhone II | 👍 Podcasts 🎙 | 👍 e-ink screen ☀️ | (6/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021) | 📺 #tech Watch ad/distraction-free: or on YouTube — FlipPh.one to join me on a week-long smartphone detox …

2021-06-16: Sold a handful of tickets for the launch event already: Hampshire - come join us on June 30th! …

2021-06-13: As discussed at end of M.b pod, when I setup wa.rner.me @w4rner here I was only intending on posting …

2021-06-08: Now ProtonMail’s redesign goes public, I’m ditching Apple Mail Bridge for web. I do wish …

2021-06-07: W4RNER's WWDC Review | my Digital Minimalist reaction --- #apple #tech Quick-take: Apple wants you to spend all your life looking at one of their devices, it doesn’t …

2021-06-07: Thanks @mdrockwell for inspiring me to customize Firefox for the first time. Here’s what both …

2021-06-07: Giving 1.1.1.1 (btw - what black magic is that domain?!) a go on Mac. M.b (e.g. @sonicrocketman): …

2021-06-06: FirstWeek FlipPhone — #tech

2021-06-06: FirstWeek FlipPhone — #arts

2021-06-06: Just added a triplet of promo videos for the Album Launch to the webpage, ranging from the …

2021-06-06: While I’m offline for FirstWeek FlipPh.one next week, dig out the wireless 📻 and tune in live …

2021-06-06: I can’t help but find it adorable when #Carrd by @ajkln can’t render an emoji, so …

2021-06-05: So cool hearing Obama on Conan | fave bit is when he refuses to get carried away about being a …

2021-06-05: FYI: #SmalltownDreamer artists listing their post-lockdown gigs with @Songkick : must use official …

2021-06-05: New Yorker ignore Olivia Rodrigo’s attempt to add edge via capitalisation in otherwise solid …

2021-06-05: “Tech Tech Boom” spoof tech show is a great concept but I’m not convinced about …

2021-06-04: Congrats @StarNow on getting acquired by @backstage . You guys simply built the best produt from …

2021-06-04: Twitter has the audacity to call it’s account search “People”. When you search …

2021-06-04: Thought I already told you: I’m in the 25%! - Though #PornKillsLove for me so stopped in 2014, …

2021-06-04: Agreed too many games @mdrockwell in ADAs. It’s because that’s now Apple’s main …

2021-06-04: Congrats Edem for coming in hard with Creator Care 2nd interview w/ very #SavvyIndie @AudioMack VP | …

2021-06-03: NoCoDB launch: the Wordpress of Databases - major threat to #AirTable if it doesn't open up or innovate faster --- #data #tech I’ve used Trello for years, and then discovered Notion, which was more flexible with view …

2021-06-03: Trend towards less extreme black dark modes. On Micro.blog @stett gives Marfa template a more muted …

2021-06-03: The #Privacy Focussed #Analytics article I wish I’d written: by @CarlCassar from Alan …

2021-06-03: Whilst I rate @_matthewpalmer indie hustle, and back the free tier of “🚀”, the free tier of …

2021-06-01: Ideal evening ⚽️

2021-06-01: SNVC @PolskyCenter (2/2): Axo | Zoom: window defo too small with 2! Miss Pitch “performance”! | Why …

2021-06-01: SNVC @PolskyCenter (½): SAEF Legal Aid | disappointed Zoom-only (people should be bigger) but …

2021-06-01: Was rad taking FirstWeek FlipPh.one through the @PolskyCenter #SNVC ‘19. Don’t see …

2021-05-31: Final nail in ⚰️ for #YouTube as free community 😢 | #Google forces ads on all channels without …

2021-05-31: I’ve previously lauded @pentagram successful logo rebrands - but this one for @calendly was …

2021-05-29: Sam Harris with Antonio Garcia Martinez @antoniogm 🎙- moral outrage fire by #Apple - call for companies to focus on making and less on hypocritical posturing --- #tech #podcast Listen: samharris.org/subscribe… My Listen Notes: First-half Sam: people will draw the …

2021-05-29: Olivia Rodrigo - SOUR (that I'm not as cool as Billie Eilish) | album listen notes --- 🎵 #oliviarodrigo #LA #newmusic #arts Gosh LA just churns em out. Preternaturally talented 18 year old female singer-songwriters. …

2021-05-29: ugh @Slack: please don’t offer ‘Continue with Apple’ and then not make it work with its …

2021-05-28: Wasted too much of my childhood time & money up in the gods @TheO2 but anyone who can afford £80 …

2021-05-27: Quick #AirTable tip: Best way to duplicate table: Sync, then Unsync — it retains field type vs. CSV …

2021-05-27: Enjoyed Jean McDonald's 30m talk "Crossing the Geek Divide" | @MacGenie, @jean (M.b) | excited for Micro.blog to do so & reach more creatives | --- #communication #tech In the context of @Jasraj & I’s podcast imploring more creatives to join Micro.blog, good …

2021-05-27: Fellow Brits: please do yourself a favour and print off this form today, fill it in & give it to …

2021-05-27: So-called “Q” is probably an individual from the West Coast who likes to travel to East Asia | …

2021-05-27: Attn #humanetech advocates: bookmark darkpatternstipline.org/report to share awareness on nefarious …

2021-05-27: Apple moving into ads @BenedictEvans | 1. surely data leaves phone cos linked to iCloud account?? | …

2021-05-27: Album distro: @BandLab launches Albums | @BandCamp competitor with more modern UI & 0% …

2021-05-27: View from cassette tape ordering for Smalltown Dreamer! Apparently many major label …

2021-05-27: #island first week 📊 #newmusic 🎵 #buildinpublic #arts Overall: this content is begging for more traction. 🎥 Views are still sluggish. Click-throughs from …

2021-05-26: Taster of vaccine passports: UK gov yesterday updated guidance for going (green-listed) Iceland | …

2021-05-26: Fellow British indies: make sure to vote in #PPL elections if you’re a member (free), to …

2021-05-24: Feels good to delete final Gmail & #Google Analytics property — Services continuing: long-term: …

2021-05-24: @Jasraj & I discuss why we joined Micro.blog in the past year to blog as indie creatives (👂30m) --- 🎙 Micro.blog #podcast trial --- #SavvyIndie #tech - Timestamps (time to go) -29’ intro, explaining current career as artist Cerulean, and …

2021-05-24: One Year of Lockdown TV Game Shows. I’m ready @ITV. Who wants to be a Cerulean heir? | …

2021-05-22: #island first 72h 📊 #newmusic 🎵 #buildinpublic #arts 🎥 Discovered the new group feature in YTA, so you can compare to a bundle of simillar videos. In …

2021-05-21: Pointless contestant just gave ‘Africa’ as answer to a “Which Country” question. The rest of Q …

2021-05-21: When you mail to delete Groupon account, they offer you credit. I kid you not, you can actually …

2021-05-21: Best of luck to @JamesNewman tonight in #Eurovision. Great to have a proper #singersongwriter …

2021-05-20: 👏 #Carrd on making it easier to collab on sites | definitely makes the CrystalCUBED model of …

2021-05-20: #island first 24h 📊 #newmusic 🎵 #buildinpublic #arts 🎥 It’s not getting as much exposure as “Come Home”. But view duration looks to be …

2021-05-20: “Google revives RSS”. Ugghh: after THEY tried to kill it!! | Use @NetNewsWire instead people: they …

2021-05-20: Note to #email #spoofers: do some research on people’s viewing habits before tryna #ransom …

2021-05-19: My new single “island” is OUT NOW: Ceru.li/sten-isla… | 🎵 #newmusic #singersongwriter …

2021-05-15: Has anyone got a read on #privacy credentials of Dragon’s Den “best pitch ever” …

2021-05-15: Not #SavvyIndie : when coming across more mindful online users, throwing the same copy-paste at them …

2021-05-15: switching from single to double quotation marks on song titles, cos @KhanAcademy said so #SavvyIndie …

2021-05-15: Cory Doctorow’s on M.b… kinda! (syndicating pop culture pix from Tumblr, don’t …

2021-05-13: Congrats to @SimpleLogin on ProductHunt launch. I actually ended up using the solo-founder cheaper …

2021-05-13: Tracking Websites: | the magic of @VisualPing change notifications | + the disappointment of complete archiving | #webdesign #archive #automation #crystal #tech On the other hand, I’ve been disappointed at archiving sites which I’ve previously …

2021-05-12: A v. musically literate review of #EverAfter from #SustainableCurator @WeAreYMX: “the track …

2021-05-10: #SmalltownDreamer album press: a very thoughtful review of my latest single Ever After from …

2021-05-10: 🎙 "Power Of A Good Lunch", Solo Collective w/ @RebeccaSeal & @SigneSJohansen | perf lunch break #podcast! #SavvyIndie #arts Listen: The Power Of A Good Lunch 6 (feedback) skilled hosts would hand-over 1st question slightly …

2021-05-10: 🎉 @SignalApp for deploying the finest meta PR campaign I’ve seen in a long time. The fact that …

2021-05-10: @TheLightPhone II | 👍 Music 🎵 | (5/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021) | 📺 #tech Watch ad/distraction-free here: or on YouTube — FlipPh.one to join me on a week-long smartphone …

2021-05-10: “Logicomix” | Graphic Novel 📚🖼 | 4* | #arts And coming to YouTube later this week

2021-05-10: “Marvel 1602” | Graphic Novel 📚🖼 | 4* | #arts And coming to YouTube later today

2021-05-07: Has anyone Micro.bloggers had success getting personalised support from Mozilla Firefox? They push …

2021-05-06: Voted cos of what Jean-Jacques Rousseau said about England that one time

2021-05-06: Testing the Micro.blog Posting Bookmarklet – Colin Devroe by @CDevroe on Brave by bookmarking his …

2021-05-04: The missing piece of Things Cloud change email instructions: sync options are given. #tech

2021-05-02: FirstWeek FlipPh.one | #arts

2021-05-02: FirstWeek FlipPh.one | #tech

2021-05-02: Remember during lockdown when I’d always post about my Sunday livestreams “The King’s Speech” with …

2021-05-02: #EverAfter & #DrinkDrinkDrink first week 📊 #newmusic 🎵 #buildinpublic #arts Ever After (first 24h) 🎥 It’s not getting as much exposure as “Come Home”. This is partly to be …

2021-05-02: I believe the #FluBot #SMSScam has been caused by #Facebook Data Leak | #DHLTexts #DeliveryTexts #security #tech A few weeks ago, I wrote about how the Facebook data breach, which was probably the single largest …

2021-04-30: I’ll be performing my new single #EverAfter and a song from my American musical Snowflak.es at …

2021-04-28: Monthly pilgrimage 1/6: Jester’s Song, mumma bday, therapy, music video | #arts

2021-04-28: Fellow Brits beware: #Spam #SMS claiming to be delivery from #DHL | Do Not Click or download …

2021-04-27: hmmm I had disabled HTTPS everywhere by @EFF in favour of @Mozilla Firefox in-browser tool. Will …

2021-04-27: My initial reaction to #facebook data breach was: #classaction lawsuit. @DRIAlerts are doing it …

2021-04-27: Props to @Shardcore for his brilliant new piece of AI art, satire on how the world’s 7 billion …

2021-04-27: And YouTube twitter.com/ceruleans… | #arts

2021-04-27: As I’ve said before, cryptocurrency only has long-term value (market as a weighing machine, …

2021-04-27: Also relying on a single platform is not a #SavvyIndie strategy. See how fickle TikTok’s algo …

2021-04-27: Apple estimate average pay per stream at less than a penny. Then remember that on average artists …

2021-04-27: Air Tags coming US Friday | #apple | not sure if UK too, but I’m gonna sit back anyway and …

2021-04-26: So @Spotify finally partnering with @Musixmatch to display synced #lyrics: good for #songwriters. …

2021-04-26: “Drink Drink Drink” released by Cerulean Sounds today: go https://Ceru.li/sten-drink !! Then find …

2021-04-26: Never again #distro @SpinnUpCom by @UMG | No Support | Link Landing Page still not up on 11am of …

2021-04-25: I know we’d promised King’s Speech Compilation by last Sunday of month. But King attended to …

2021-04-25: If (despite everything) you’re still on the bookie, pls make the most of it by voting for my …

2021-04-24: Following data breach #Facebook #biometric #classaction win in #illinois more vital than ever as …

2021-04-24: The revenge of the indie blogger: Dom Cummings's 2-page blog post dictates millions of newspaper front-pages over Boris's Social Noise | #humanetech #blog #ukpolitics #tech 2 days ago on April 22nd, I wrote a rare politics think piece on the need for (Lib Dem) MPs to skill …

2021-04-24: 🎧 "Matthew McConaughey: Looking for life’s green lights" | #acting #inspo #arts Listen to the Jake Humphreys podcast. Summary Eliminate what doesn’t serve you. Choose to …

2021-04-22: #EverAfter first 24h 📊 #newmusic 🎵 #buildinpublic #arts 🎥 It’s not getting as much exposure as “Come Home”. This is partly to be expected given …

2021-04-22: Asking Lib Dem MPs Layla Moran & Tim Farron how & how much they'd regulate Big Tech | very few specific ideas | #ukpolitics #libdems #tech See my previous post “Asking Lib Dem Leader Ed Davey why he doesn’t talk about our digital …

2021-04-21: In “Ever After”, I borrow some Shakespeare for lyrics. I’m curious how @ThreeInchFools …

2021-04-21: How long until Amazon turns the technology they use at Amazon Fresh Ealing onto us for more …

2021-04-21: My new single ‘Ever After’ is Out Now: Ceru.Li/sten-ever… 🎵 #newmusic #arts

2021-04-16: Read “The Next Cyberattack Is Already Under Way”. Tl;dr it’s thanks to Silicon Valley. “move …

2021-04-16: Read “The Capitalist Case for Overhauling Twitter”: NYU @ProfGalloway dresses-down @Jack Dorsey for …

2021-04-16: YouTube embeds of the form: /embed/videoseries?list=X e.g. went down yesterday (incl. for major …

2021-04-16: YouTube playlists on CeruleanSounds.com went down yesterday. Felt silly until saw fellow anagram 🎵 …

2021-04-16: Both from today: 1 of these is a slightly amusing humblebrag. The other one is an insult (8 letter …

2021-04-16: Considering a username change this year too @chrisaldrich. Wondered if you had thoughts? Apart form …

2021-04-16: Beware: hosted micro.blogs can crash if you put the wrong Hugo Shortcode in @colinwalker. More …

2021-04-14: Thanks to @Fulbridge for including my musical writing amidst some impressive writers working in the …

2021-04-14: @TheLightPhone II | 👍 Personal Hotspot | (4/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021) | 📺 #tech Watch ad/distraction-free here: — FlipPh.one to join me on a week-long smartphone detox this year. …

2021-04-12: Tryna get my draft cut of my TV sitcom pilot on #Vimeo, but #NowTV (or should I say #4YearsTimeOnTV) …

2021-04-09: Major Data Breach at Facebook this week | #tech Disgraceful that Facebook has not notified the 11m Brits (including a family member) that this info …

2021-04-04: FirstWeek FlipPh.one | #arts

2021-04-04: FirstWeek FlipPh.one | #tech

2021-04-04: First shop at “my friendly local” 🛒: the infamous first #AmazonFresh in #Ealing 🏠. …

2021-04-03: LinkTr.ee $45m overvaluation: it’s just a one-page site (like my dench Ceru.Li/nkstagram). …

2021-04-03: Can #Zoom pls focus on making video end-to-end encrypted rather than making their insecure tech …

2021-04-03: Another installment in “The Worst Tech Companies are Still Better than Legacy Companies”: …

2021-03-30: If it’s not a real 2ndry school kid behind the ‘Reinstate RS teacher’ petition, they’re …

2021-03-23: Weird to pay $2.5m for a Tweet #NFT. I’m writing a lil musical project @TwitsMusical which …

2021-03-23: Props to #Banksy for auctioning the Soton Hospital superhero piece Game Changer. Expects to raise …

2021-03-22: www.facebookbipaclassaction.com/FAQ.aspx still says: “Payments made about 2 months after Court …

2021-03-21: Good to see the hypocrisy of the #Archewell web takedown mob I observed in my blog post identified …

2021-03-20: I have a lot of time & patience for well-communicated maintenance mode, but it’s not ideal …

2021-03-19: #ComeHome 📊 (4/4: first month) #SavvyIndie | Won’t “travel round the earth” …

2021-03-19: #ComeHome 📊 (4/4: first month) #SavvyIndie | Won't "travel round the earth" without the help of humans! 🙏🎧 #arts It’s been 4 weeks since release! 🎥 Metrics are positive all the way from impressions onward, …

2021-03-16: My application to join the #dearMoonCrew 2023 - extended offline FlipPh.one experiment - #digitaldetox #arts A1 : A project you’re passionate about In May 2018, as a Fulbright Scholar researching the …

2021-03-15: #RickyGervais on #SamHarris #MakingSense 🎙 | Notes focussing on Ricky philosophising #comedy - #arts Summaries & Comments + Timestamped Notes 1 Ricky’s question: Why do we dream? I must say I …

2021-03-15: Haven’t seen the idea of ad-blocking at VPN level before, but NetShield by ProtonVPN seems …

2021-03-15: Did Calendly really just remove the (highly popular) feature request page? We need a #ProtonCalendar …

2021-03-13: #LastPass Free is dead 🪦 this Tuesday (no more multi-device 📱) : Time to #switch: pay - #1Password | free - #KeePass | easy - #BitWarden (read on for my experience) | #security #privacy #tech I’m here to tell you: do not fall for LastPass’s trick of making you pay for …

2021-03-13: I find it really half-baked when brilliant journo scoops from supposedly private encrypted chats - …

2021-03-12: Has Forgotify.com “eaten itself” or simply been forgotten by its own owner? | 🎧 #arts

2021-03-11: My notes on #MeghanHarryOprah: half sym/em-pathy for Meg - half yearning for higher standards on clarity, devotion to facts & skilling up about the internet in light of my https://Archewell.Name experience | #tech Full timestamped (ITV 120’ release incl. ads) notes in appendix (green my comments obv) or …

2021-03-09: Solid argument for #WeNeedEvents from @MASRecords patron @RobertPlant of @LedZeppelin : “We’re not …

2021-03-08: Looking forward to see whether #HarryAndMeghan on #Oprah tonight a) Promote further Discussion on …

2021-03-08: #MicrosoftExchange #email #hack: now switch! For security & privacy: @ProtonMail. For ease & …

2021-03-08: You’ve heard about the Litigiousness of #HarryAndMeghan: This Week I Experienced it First-Hand …

2021-03-08: You've heard about the Litigiousness of #HarryAndMeghan: This Week I Experienced it First-Hand | #tech I own the web domain archewell.name. I had created a simple one-page website there that was …

2021-03-08: @TheLightPhone II | 👎 Slow Typing | 👍 Contacts Syncing | (3/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021) | 📺 #tech Watch ad/distraction-free here: or on YouTube — FlipPh.one to join me on a week-long smartphone …

2021-03-05: 'Fan-powered royalties' by SoundCloud : my immediate #SavvyIndie take | 🎵 #arts Forget the splashy landing page with its right-tail examples (average estimates of revenue swings …

2021-03-03: This code works on my plain html site, let’s see if it also works in micro.blog markdown: Play …

2021-03-03: Asking Lib Dem Leader Ed Davey why he doesn't talk about our digital life more | #tech Thanks to Test Valley Lib Dems for having Only Connect’s “Man of the Year 2020” to Zoom. He is …

2021-02-28: FirstWeek FlipPh.one #tech

2021-02-28: FirstWeek FlipPh.one #arts

2021-02-28: Missed another year of @BenedictEvans predicting the future? Don’t worry I watched the whole …

2021-02-26: Unbundling "The Great Unbundling” - Benedict Evans' 2021 Keynote on #Tech Trends After hearing his surrounding podcasts, I propose reframing it as: “The Humanisation of …

2021-02-26: Just learnt how to do reliable line-breaks in #Markdown : “ “ | I kid you not: it’s 2 spaces …

2021-02-26: 2 Heroes in Conversation: Ed Snowden & Cory Doctorow 📺 tl;dr: Ed’s up-to-date, has political leader vibes & is pessimistic on privacy & …

2021-02-26: Finished reading: Cassandra Darke by Posy Simmonds 📚

2021-02-25: IG DM’s seem to have disappeared from #Facebook CreatorStudio. Any ideas @instagram ? | #tech

2021-02-25: #Carrd by @ajkln users beware: Excluded Sections are revealed if you chuck them underneath your live …

2021-02-25: ScreenTime with @RescueTime Trends : Jan | "The Morning - Break - Evening" WFH Pattern | #ScreenTime #BuildInPublic #WorkHabits #wfh #tech Trends Firefox & Mail remain top. Still waiting on RescueTime to fix Firefox Extension to allow …

2021-02-24: #ComeHome 📊 (3/4: first 7 days) #SavvyIndie | 🎵 #arts 🎥 Still great per viewer feedback, but reach has slowed. If you enjoyed the music video please share …

2021-02-24: Update 25th Feb: actually if below footer #Carrd users beware: Excluded Sections display in …

2021-02-22: 🔓🇬🇧: my Public iCal of Latest Live Dates for Unlocking UK | 📆 #March8 #March29 #April12 | 🦠 …

2021-02-22: Daft Punk retiring, but at least Bebo is coming back! Thanks to @YvngError for alerting me to this …

2021-02-22: My #SavvyIndie take on Spotify’s “Stream On”: Great for BigMusic, Meh for Indie Artists | 🎵 #indie #newartists #indiemusic #arts #StreamOn To make up for Apple copying streaming, Spotify copy Apple’s virtual media event! Watch-back, and …

2021-02-20: #ComeHome 📊 (2/4: first 72h) | 🎶 🎵 📺 #NewMusic #SavvyIndie #arts 🎥 Still 100% 👍 Plus above average view duration. Especially on drone sections like shown (1), so …

2021-02-20: 2 of my heroes in conversation, in 360p: youtu.be/dipfjn3bi… | #privacy #tech

2021-02-19: #YouTube acting like Captain Tom’s family & hiding nasty comments 🙏 #DontFeedTheTrolls …

2021-02-18: #ComeHome : first 24h 📊 🎵 #arts 🎥 100% 👍, thanks for some nice comments incl. from musicians like @kingpryce and Andrew Pashea who …

2021-02-18: Added “Come Home” (https://Ceru.Li/sten-come-home) to @DistroKid ’s 2 near services: …

2021-02-17: Today big personal milestone for me in #arts #music: 🎵 First Cerulean single out now: …

2021-02-15: Just got round to checking out @MelodyVR soon to Known As @Napster. Some neat free content to enjoy, …

2021-02-15: Always fun to see where search traffic comes from on @SimpleAnalytic. First search for any of my …

2021-02-15: Published Landing Page Low-Code.Club, as web home of #Clubhouse #LowCode Club I’ve applied to …

2021-02-14: Rebooting a MacBook 2015: Micro.Blog please help! Was hoping to start from new with Mac OS Big Sur. …

2021-02-14: 9 facts about “Come Home” | 🎵 #arts

2021-02-13: Put the CeruleanSounds.com/kings-gal… in my window for #thegreatbigartexhibition2021. I …

2021-02-12: “Facebook Says “Technical Issues” Were the Cause of Broken Promise to Congress“. They can’t …

2021-02-12: Online copyright is major source of musician lockdown revenue. Such a shame to see cops abusing the …

2021-02-10: Now #Carrd by @ajkln allow draft staged changes via the “exclude section” option! If they sort …

2021-02-09: Ed Snowden’s memoir’s gathering dust on my @ItalicType pause list 📚 | Perfect solution: …

2021-02-09: Media: heard about this viral TikTok hit #DriversLicense out of nowhere?! | Me: “Oh it’s …

2021-02-09: New @YouTube feature, super exciting for #livestream folks like me …

2021-02-09: Signal is getting bloated (features catering for normies). I’m reminded of Cory’s thread …

2021-02-09: Speedtest by @Ookla have a new Video streaming test tool, where they test at HD, Full HD then 4K 👍 | …

2021-02-08: Cool to read about @NetNewsWire founder Brent Simmons getting back into music production hobby. Wish …

2021-02-08: "Square Eyes” | Graphic Novel 📚🖼 | 3.5* 📺 review | #arts

2021-02-08: I was lucky enough to spend the day of @YouTube “Life in a Day 2020” with my Granddad …

2021-02-07: Cassandra Darke | Graphic Novel 📚🖼 | 4* | #arts

2021-02-07: @TheLightPhone II | Receiving Calls 👍 | (2/12 FirstWeek FlipPh.one 2021) | 📺 #tech Watch ad/distraction-free here: or on YouTube FlipPh.one to join me on a week-long smartphone …

2021-02-04: They should include a 30 minute “How to use RSS” in high school education. It would stem …

2021-02-03: #Apple consistent blocking Right to Repair shows it’s not truly committed to environment, as …

2021-02-03: Good analysis on tech bro humblebrags from Doctorow. Explains Tim Kendall’s approach at …

2021-02-02: Posted my first Cover song on SoundCloud: “You’ll Never Walk Alone”” in honour and …

2021-02-01: ooft, Simple Analytics get live visitors, and more importantly Time on Page, as well as a simplified …

2021-01-31: Hey #tech #HumaneTech Social Media, I’m giving up my trusty LG this year to try out a “modern …

2021-01-31: Hey #arts #music Social Media, Catch you on the flip side for big Feb with release of “Come …

2021-01-30: Yo Micro.blog 📸 experts: can m.b post GIFs? This .gif file just renders as a static image both on my …

2021-01-30: Cop @Vimeo acting like #TikTok and introducing downloadable #GIF thumbnails (I believe based on …

2021-01-30: Unboxing @TheLightPhone II | + Why I’m using it 1 week each month in 2021 Watch ad/distraction-free here: or on YouTube FlipPh.one to join me on a week-long smartphone …

2021-01-30: Proud to feat. in @MASRecords special of @SAFOMusicGroup Social #LIVE. Run it up & support …

2021-01-29: How-to use Select Google Services like #YouTube & #Drive Without #Gmail | + Troll #Google with a @ProtonMail address instead! | #DivestGoogle #email #tech If like me you want to divest surveillance capitalism like Google over the coming few years, but are …

2021-01-29: World’s biggest distributor @DistroKid announces “Upstream” to allow their member #indie …

2021-01-29: Think Apple regs have freed us from location tracking? Think again: mobile SDK companies like #XMode …

2021-01-28: #IMDb was one of #Amazon first buys in I believe ‘95. 25 years later logical conclusion: …

2021-01-27: I’m not @OnBeeper until they post a clear and transparent description of @EricMigi claim that …

2021-01-26: Switched #RSS Reader from @InoReader to @NetNewsWire. They’re swagging out at netnewswire.com …

2021-01-25: Update on my first dispute of a spurious #YouTube #Content ID claim on: youtu.be/IyX6zMOS1… …

2021-01-25: “Promotional Header Banner Using Container” : www.indiehackers.com/post/prom… #Carrd …

2021-01-24: Don’t fully understand @VeroTrueSocial . Is it a record label that spun into (music focussed?) …

2021-01-24: Read.cv @Read_cv looks like a good #humanetech version of LinkedIn, more like a simple html CV (a la …

2021-01-23: Good @guardian article: most #SmalltownDreamers in the #arts, don’t easily fit the old …

2021-01-23: From @TheMarkup ingenious Citizen Browser project: Nearly a quarter of Trump voters received …

2021-01-23: If consumers don’t start getting wise and switching ourselves, governments will cack-handedly …

2021-01-22: #tech in the papers: @guardian : 1. #Russian #malware botched solution to #digitaldivide laptop …

2021-01-22: Update on the Jan 14 hearing on #Facebook #facerec #ClassAction suit: 1/5 eligible Illinois …

2021-01-22: Mozilla VPN is now open (via Mullvad servers): vpn.mozilla.org . I’m sticking with Proton for …

2021-01-20: Pentagon logo is good enough: mediaformat.org/fediverse… @boris and I agree the WebFinger …

2021-01-20: 👏 @SimpleAnalytic on new referrers drill-down, so we can see e.g. which tweets drove traffic. …

2021-01-19: The Fediverse is getting a logo: yay! #Crystal I’d usually beef with too many colours (see …

2021-01-19: Did you know that @SalmanRushdie had a cameo in Bridget Jones’s diary 🍿🎥 | #arts

2021-01-19: Ty Parliament for: “UK musicians in the EU” urgent question. @CliveEfford : UK: 1% world …

2021-01-19: I’d have thought #Facebook banned you due to activity on the business pages right @jwz : …

2021-01-19: ppl who use virtual backgrounds: y so embarrassed? | #tech

2021-01-19: 🎵 for tomorrow’s Jester’s Song wanna do an American song to mark their day of (hopefully …

2021-01-18: Lorraine shining so much harder than Keir 📸🔦| #tech

2021-01-16: Happy to share a birthday week with @wikipedia. Happy #Wikipedia20! Amazing a #nonprofit still top …

2021-01-16: I’m not saying any of y’all are gonna incite coups soon, but Twitter’s (totally …

2021-01-15: Does anyone know how yesterday’s hearing in the #facebook #classaction #facerec case went …

2021-01-13: Love the idea of a fake commute to make #WFH more humane. Reminds me of #GirlOnTheTrain by Paula …

2021-01-13: This ingenious new @BurgerKing logo follows in the minimalist trend I described for @Slack , …

2021-01-13: Cory makes a good point about “maskholes” that refuse to wear masks in unventilated …

2021-01-11: Decent intro to Carrd course from: @rydenmartin : gumroad.com/l/free-ca… 10 - Mobile …

2021-01-10: “The remedy for this isn’t forcing the platforms to carry objectionable speech. The remedy is …

2021-01-04: 📺 University Challenge Last Semi-Final: Bless Monty Panesar missing the cricket questions and having …

2021-01-04: Trying to use Micropub to PESOS using RSS feeds into IFTTT webhooks. Trying to adapt @chrisaldrich …

2021-01-04: Yikes even TV ads are personalised now #AdWatch

2021-01-03: 📚 “Invisible” by Paul Auster : 3/5 | #JudgeBookByCover

2021-01-03: New Year, Same Deal: I’m off socials First Monday-Sunday every month | #digitaldetox …

2021-01-03: New Year, Same Deal: I’m off socials First Monday-Sunday every month | #digitaldetox …

2021-01-02: 📱 #Telegram launching voice note ad platform. Great, super private… ads?! Also remember that …

2021-01-02: Felicitación @josefeliciano ! 🎵 See my medley with “Fantasy” by Mariah Carey (both in Em …

2021-01-01: Strange #BBC1 programming last night with #AliciaKeys just singing her catalogue 🎵. Here’s my …

2020-12-31: 📺 #Channel4 #BigFatQuiz Of the Year | all male panellists look tired, esp D. Mitchell and the man …

2020-12-31: Is #AdobeFlash cutoff killing your legacy website tonight? I can quickly build you a future-focussed …

2020-12-31: testing without custom slug

2020-12-31: test

2020-12-29: Turn #Brave #BraveBrowser annoying new sponsored images off | #tech

2020-12-24: LOL at #Apple pretending this “adds” a feature.. it already exists: called “Export …

2020-12-23: 👏 @Bellingcat on @Navalny investigation: best use of #tech in 2020? Here’s “Real-life …

2020-12-23: Get it when I do a cover I haven’t cleared.. But when I just demo an original song on …

2020-12-23: Xmas #UniChallenge back on #BBC 📺 #arts: - can team captains pls start matching Paxo’s level …

2020-12-23: Joined @SongTrust as @DistroKid said most innovative service. Reg takes >3 months, so …

2020-12-23: The pandemic equivalent of a run on the bank. #3rdWave #TestAndTrace #tech | And yup… …

2020-12-22: Great to see @Spotify pushing songwriter’s visibility: artists.spotify.com/blog/song… . …

2020-12-22: I was a strangely discerning kid and gave Home Alone 2 2* like @MattSinger reviewed “My daughter …

2020-12-19: Spoke too soon even via Safari #AmazonPrime #Prem via #HDMI looks like Mitchell & Webb’s …

2020-12-19: Tuning into Saints #Prem game on #AmazonPrime using HDMI cable? Firefox HD doesn’t work. No …

2020-12-19: "Central Park" Ep.1 | ★★★ | 📺 | #arts #reviews Is it just me or has mainstream shit got better? I mean this is a 20 century fox animation, that …

2020-12-18: Smashed it @YvngError (not just the 🎸) : www.youtube.com/watch | #arts

2020-12-17: Lana Del Rey “is a Liverpool fan” and has covered “You’ll Never Walk Alone” say …

2020-12-17: What are #YouTube doing putting this ‘Watch on YouTube’ badge on embedded videos? …

2020-12-17: Thanks to @BitDepth for intro to @MacStories #MacStories. Tried their #AppleMusic Wrapped Shortcut. …

2020-12-17: Fun-fact: Apple TV+ screen goes black when you use native or #QuickTime #ScreenRecord feature. Does …

2020-12-17: Latest #RidleyScott #RaisedbyWolves is too apocalyptic & violent #scifi for my tastes, but gotta …

2020-12-17: Any #Apple heads know why #iMovie felt the need to remove direct upload to YT (& Vimeo?) …

2020-12-17: 👏 Cory @Doctorow pre-announcing an “email sabbatical” during which inbound emails are …

2020-12-16: Great that #AmazonPrimeVideo is a more affordable option than the Sky monopoly on #PremierLeague …

2020-12-16: 😮: My face when I realised that #YouTube were shutting me out #Mevo | Got it up in the end: …

2020-12-11: Strange goings-on in #AirBnB #IPO: Did any other #AirBnBHosts receive the ‘Directed Share …

2020-12-11: Thank you @Brave for giving me the heads-up on #Google #Widevine. Wish there was a g00g-less …

2020-12-09: DistroKid recently added Tencent & Triller, don’t pay $7.95 to auto-add: you can manually …

2020-12-07: “Tales from a Windy City Compilation” blocked by #YouTube ~Nov 22nd due to #copyright claim on …

2020-12-06: For the final time this year, it begins. Will post screen time end of week (aiming for <1h on …

2020-12-06: For the final time this year, it begins | #arts

2020-12-05: @SpitFire_Bars shoot for R&B single “Let me go”. Got to meet an R&B legend …

2020-12-05: Shouldn’t #Google adapt their “subdomains are separate domains” #SEO …

2020-12-04: Georgia Mae, director of Ceru.li/another-y… has followed up with another brilliant & …

2020-12-04: Can you do this to a FlipPh.one though @i41nbeer ?? www.youtube.com/watch #tech #HumaneTech

2020-12-03: Man: I’m shook to hear @quibi shut yesterday. I was in LA a year ago it was all abuzz about …

2020-12-02: FINNEAS brought out a holiday single with the same name as mine (#AnotherYear) the day after. I told …

2020-12-02: Added video of me speaking to @Fulbridge Creative Careers Panel with @DamasoReyes & …

2020-12-01: Thanks for 😍 on Ceru.li/another-y… @BhargavVader 🎵 . Cop @Doctorow repping our former prof …

2020-11-30: Blog post with story behind today’s release of “Another Year”: …

2020-11-27: 👏 Mum for donning the Sgt. Pepper’s gear from “Another Year” and putting on a great …

2020-11-27: Holla at @SimpleAnalytics doing BlackFriday different: simpleanalytics.com/blackfrid… …

2020-11-27: Open sourced our #EmailSignature template on GitHub | #branding #Crystal #tech

2020-11-26: Congrats on #Canada for your wonderful new #privacy laws. You have joined the ABCD-compliant club. …

2020-11-26: Can anyone speak to either side of. Usefulness vs. Privacy equation of whether to enable …

2020-11-26: #SavvyIndie buddies: get savvy with privately sharing your music: use BLACKFRIDAY for 50% off any …

2020-11-25: Micro.blog musicos 🎵 pls support this digital activist turned singer-songwriter’s (me) debut …

2020-11-25: My debut single (as me…) “Another Year (feat. MC Beastly @SpitFire_Bars)” #HappyNewYear …

2020-11-25: ust need @GoDaddy Websites + Marketing to implement javascript code injection (so I can add e.g. …

2020-11-25: @Guardian ask the same question which inspired my #Fulbright Master’s research. Do you agree: …

2020-11-24: Hope all eligible #Illinois residents signed up to the #Facebook #classaction suit which closed …

2020-11-24: I really hope this visualisation #MyLittleCrony was part of the decision to investigate illegality …

2020-11-24: Thanks @burk for sharing the fact that youtube-dl is back up, though youtube-dlc may still be faster …

2020-11-24: Great to see @Doctorow shout out the v. “let’s be honest here guys” work of fellow …

2020-11-24: @Doctorow on how every email alternative eventually becomes email. Agreed, so worth investing in …

2020-11-16: 📺 Smalltown Dreamers: in the Big City | Premiere in 2mins at: Ceru.li/sd-big-ci… | #arts …

2020-11-14: Smalltown Dreamers: in the Big City | https://ceru.li/big-city | #arts 🎵 Delighted to announce a collaboration with @safomusicgroup and @masrecordsuk to take my music doc …

2020-11-11: iCEO took the time yesterday’s #AppleEvent to shout out free creative apps like #iMovie yesterday. …

2020-11-10: Apple: "Hahaha You're too Poor to Afford a Mac!" | 📺 My Satirical Take on #AppleEvent "One More Thing" #tech (update Sep 11 '21: Vimeo) Must we have Apple’s new must-have stuff?! 0:00 - Intro: #ShotOnflipPhone 0:45 - Intro: my …

2020-11-10: Apparently #InstagramDown : please don’t bother coming back, the world is better of without …

2020-11-10: Learning Micro.Blog: Around 4 weeks ago: Micro.Blog cross-posts to #LinkedIn changed from Public Vis …

2020-11-10: Stay tuned for my vlog roundup on Mac night in the next hour #AppleEvent #tech

2020-11-10: Learning Micro.blog: One post: wa.rner.me/2020/11/1… Three different displays from Twitter, …

2020-11-10: When I heard it was all Macs and no #AirPods & #AirTags I was gonna post: They should have …

2020-11-10: Behind this genuinely hilarious #PC diss, lurks the spectre of Monopoly Power which @Doctorow has …

2020-11-10: Director: “now stand up”. iCEO: [stands up] #AppleEvent #tech #VideoProduction

2020-11-10: #BigSur out Thursday! Sweet: I can skip that Catalina supplemental update :D | #AppleEvent #tech

2020-11-10: I’m sure the New MacBooks M1 chips are groundbreaking etc. But do they have an Esc key?? 🤓 | …

2020-11-10: Can someone #cybersecurity please explain the “Security Enclave”? I’ve seen the …

2020-11-10: “There are only two industries that refer to their customers as ‘users’, one is of course #tech, the …

2020-11-10: I know a lot of Micro.Blog folks (@CDevroe, @Burk) love #MacMini. I’ve never considered …

2020-11-10: Seriously, re. fans, have there not been fanless MacBooks already?? | #AppleEvent #tech

2020-11-10: “ML enhanced face detection, so you look more natural” - Welcome to the future folks! …

2020-11-10: “MacBook Air produces all this performance without a fan”… hey I’m sure …

2020-11-10: “people are locked down and using the air to connect” … sorry “using the …

2020-11-10: True to form Apple will only discuss their free software updates (#BigSur) in the context of their …

2020-11-10: Did {Apple’s version of James Bond’s Q} just say “USB-4”? I thought Apple …

2020-11-10: The Social Dilemma, 2020 - ★★★ | Must-watch for #HumaneTech #DigiMini communicators. But let's have more diverse voices in a sequel about positive alternatives 🤞 | #tech 🍿 Having been preaching the gospel of Big Tech Evils since 2018 it was tantalising to see how much …

2020-11-09: Feature suggestion @manton: make it quicker to setup word-based auto category filters. Specifically: …

2020-11-09: Follow HERE: Live take on final 2020 #AppleEvent” (https://www.apple.com/apple-events/): focus …

2020-11-09: Joining IMDb Pro… and leaving #IMDb | Saving "Freddy Got Fingered" from Obvlivion | #arts #reviews #tech To celebrate getting IMDb Pro to manage my new page IMDb.me/Cerulean, I’ve decided one Amazon …

2020-11-09: Polar Express falls off tracks | me & my mo' role on #Arts #Cerulean It is with great sadness that I report that Warner Bros. Polar Express Train Ride at Wensleydale …

2020-11-09: 🙏 to the good folks @ajlkn at @Carrd #Carrd for including renewers in their awesome #BlackNovember …

2020-11-09: Testing Hugo Shortcode on Micro.blog itself (looks fine on site as per @manton suggestion: using my …

2020-11-04: The view from Estonia’s E-Residency Application Program

2020-11-02: Google HQ: “Quick, they’re distracted” Youtube-dl takedown. @Burk know you’re a …

2020-11-02: Doing a clearout of my Firefox Bookmarks this week off socials, and tryna adopt a better system. Any …

2020-10-21: #WORD “ABCD-compliant” (adj.) ABCD stands for those 4-letter acronyms which force techy folk …

2020-10-21: #WORD As you might have gathered, I like to mess with words for fun, often to boil down complexity. …

2020-10-21: #iOS14.1 Included 👍: “Addresses an issue where dragging #widgets on the #HomeScreen could remove …

2020-10-18: #ShotOnflipPhone by The Flip Phoney during Sep & Oct @smartphonedetox (5/5) | #fam #veteran #ww2 1 & 2 - Three generations of Beastly Boys throwing @SpitFire_Bars salutes 🔥 including Granddad …

2020-10-18: #ShotOnflipPhone by The Flip Phoney during Sep & Oct @smartphonedetox (4/5) 1 - Sunday league restarts! Time to get back outside! #SaveGrassrootsFooty 2 - But I just wanna stay …

2020-10-17: #ShotOnflipPhone by The Flip Phoney during Sep & Oct @smartphonedetox (3/5) 1). What my brother Jez did to my notebook. I’m happy though, it’s created a nice visual …

2020-10-17: ‘Super 8’ was the right title. Best bit is the Super 8 film “The Case” in the credit reel at the …

2020-10-16: New Hypeman: Curtis McLennan, #SmalltownDreamer from Eastleigh (Update 20th Nov) Curtis & I have gone separate ways. Continue to direct promo queries to …

2020-10-16: #ShotOnflipPhone by The Flip Phoney during Sep & Oct @smartphonedetox (2/5) 1). Some people have it easy. The rest of us have it Eastleigh. #SmalltownDreamer 2). …

2020-10-14: #ShotOnflipPhone by The Flip Phoney during Sep & Oct @smartphonedetox (1/5) Expression pretty …

2020-10-14: GoodReads isn't Good (in any sense). So what are the alternatives? 📚 (spoiler: @ItalicType) As @cdevroe recently observed: “GoodReads isn’t very good. This only interpreting …

2020-10-14: A Day In The Life in Eastleigh, U.K. at 1430. Receiving a handwritten card from the American …

2020-10-14: Jordan O - 'Family Portrait' EP Review 🎵 #NewMusic #IndieArtist #HipHop Jordan’s a fellow rap/singer-songwriter on the SAFO Music Group Solo Artist MAS Records …

2020-10-13: “Do Not Buy the new #iPhone12” My reaction video to tonight's #AppleEvent #tech: (update Sep 11 '21: replacing YouTube with Vimeo) 2:30 - #iPhone12 8:30 - #HomePod I live-blogged the September “Apple Media Event”, with special …

2020-10-13: How much will #iPhone12 Video Camera disrupt #IndieFilm industry? Do producers like me need to hire …

2020-10-13: NGL would love to be one of the creatives Apple collabs with one day #arts #dreams | #AppleEvent

2020-10-13: #iPhone12Pro #HDRVideo Will 4K become the new norm on #YouTube? | First camera to record in Dolby …

2020-10-13: “Steady Video with Truly Cinematic Feel” - Does this mean you no longer need a gimbal …

2020-10-13: Interesting to note that Pro models have metallic colours vs. colourful to signify #luxury good | …

2020-10-13: A moment of silence for the poor iPhone dopes who aren’t watching this yet are locked in to a …

2020-10-13: The iPhone 12 reel practically glorifies #SmartphoneAddiction | straight up kids pupils dilating, …

2020-10-13: OK it’s Lightnight (if you love USB-C so much, why not put it on both sides Apple?!) | Can …

2020-10-13: So much talk of #WirelessCharging they haven’t even clearly mentioned whether iPhone 12 still …

2020-10-13: View from the roof… with the big 🌈 sculpture, looking like the evil tech company grounds in …

2020-10-13: #WirelessCharging : introducing #MagSafe for iPhone: can #ThirdParty chargers work with MagSafe?? …

2020-10-13: #Video | with #NightMode … Hmm maybe we’ll shoot some #MusicVideo on King Ben’s …

2020-10-13: “Wow what a huge moment for #MobileGaming” | Can someone please explain to me why …

2020-10-13: Sinister to see Apple boost #LeagueOfLegends at a time when they are using their monopoly power to …

2020-10-13: #DigiMini viewpoint on #5G: faster internet = great for B2B products & infrastructure, terrible …

2020-10-13: #CeramicShield does this mean King Ben doesn’t need a #ScreenProtector | p.s. never buy them …

2020-10-13: I’m not one of those “omg new iPhones” Apple geeks | I only care about #iPhone12 …

2020-10-13: #5G impact is underrated. I actually spent like £7 on this @FuturePLC #5G publication cos online …

2020-10-13: iCEO: “iPhone has never been more indispensable” | u wot m8? just did …

2020-10-13: #Privacy When they say ‘strong encryption’, is that End to End Encryption i.e. can Apple …

2020-10-13: #Intercom looks like an interesting #humanetech for family focus | #AppleEvent

2020-10-13: Really dope use of music in #HomePod showcase #FilmProduction | tho would have been cooler if they …

2020-10-13: Lead with #HomePod | will only buy if #privacy is good, will wait at least 1 month to await …

2020-10-13: Micro.blog questions for @Manton & @MacGenie (4/4) Is there a way to update draft posts on Mac …

2020-10-13: Micro.blog questions for @Manton & @MacGenie (¾ now) Is there a way to have Medium only …

2020-10-13: Micro.blog questions for @Manton & @MacGenie (2/3) Does setting future publish date = reliable …

2020-10-13: Micro.blog questions for @Manton & @MacGenie (1/3) How to get better open graph data (& …

2020-10-13: Last editions of FlipPh.one/Fulbright were on how #Covid disrupted #Fulbright.🤞’21 cohort will …

2020-10-13: Live Blogging tonight’s #Apple Media Event” (https://www.apple.com/apple-events/) here, with …

2020-10-09: Predicting Tomorrow Night's BGT Winner After spending lockdown glued to this year’s competition, my brother Ben & I have just …

2020-10-07: Cutt.ly URL Shortener Review: Disappointed | #tech #website So much great promise: features competitive with Bitly (less so Rebrandly) Basic paid tier… …

2020-10-05: All Aboard! (Going Mo Pro) Excited to announce that I’ve been cast in my first professional show: as the lead role of The …

2020-09-28: # https://Ceru.li/a2b-skoda #MusicVideo launch: This Music Video is based on true events: When I got back from the US, my Mum kindly got me second …

2020-09-28: Making an #archive of a #website I’m trying to archive the Squarespace site www.FirstWeekFlipPhone.com, as we’re moving …

2020-09-23: Anyone who lived in #Illinois #Chicago recently: claim $200+ from #Facebook Turns out there IS a reason to use terrible #SurveillanceCapitallism apps… they often #payout …

2020-09-15: Watch my 5m review, on how this was both the BEST & WORST EVER Apple Product Event | #Apple #AppleEvent (update Sep 11 '21: replace YT w/ Vimeo) Live-blogged the September “Apple Media Event”, with special focus on #digimini #humanetech and …

2020-09-15: Biggest High-Level Issue: Why 1 hour on hardware and only 1 minute on software?? Is it cos software …

2020-09-15: #iOS14 coming tomorrow! | #Apple #AppleEvent

2020-09-15: Is this audience-free #AppleEvent the most thought through video of all time? Love details like them …

2020-09-15: Then on the explanation, she says “the same footprint as the previous Air”. Great complete redesign …

2020-09-15: iCEO claim: “#iPadAir is a completely redesigned experience”. Isn’t it just a slightly …

2020-09-15: Onward to #iPad : #iPadOS14 is improving #ApplePencil : great, an actually humanizing touch!

2020-09-15: Oh they’re actually charging for this bizarre form of obsessive solo masochism?! #Fitness+ …

2020-09-15: ‘Treadmilll’ & ‘Walk’ is possibly the saddest combination of two words since …

2020-09-15: #FamilySetup is an interesting effort to come good on Tim’s claim of ⬇️ in #iPhone supremacy. …

2020-09-15: My Dad (a #Doctor) says re. #BloodO2: “Well it’s a clever addition from a #marketing point of view …

2020-09-15: Straight off the bat: no mention of #iPhone12 | This is due to delays to late-Oct iPhone 12 release, …

2020-09-15: Live Blogging the September “Apple Media Event” here, with special focus on #digimini …

2020-09-14: 🎵 MC Beastly | ‘Amanda Holden’ [#MusicVideo] premiering tonight on …

2020-09-13: Warning: backup your iPod Classic before connecting to Mac OS Catalina (or soon Big Sur). Otherwise …

2020-09-09: Return of the 90s: mxb.dev/blog/the-… . Fantastic take on renewal of personal sites like …

2020-09-09: 📚

2020-09-09: New Topic: Book Reviews from my profile on ItalicType.com: a gorgeous indie web competitor to Amazon …

2020-09-06: .

2020-09-01: 👏 @ajlkn on new #Carrd feature: dynamic (video & image slideshow) backgrounds eg MCBeastly.com | …

2020-08-28: 👏 @ajlkn on new #Carrd feature: dynamic (video & image slideshow) backgrounds eg MCBeastly.com. …

2020-08-25: Sued g00gle. Today was a good day. — Did you also have a (barely-used) Google+ account? You can grab …

2020-08-20: Great time to start an AirBnB Experience y’all! laurence.link/airbnb-ex…

2020-08-20: Cop #Chicago outfit Inspire11.com top 20 on #INC5000: …

2020-08-20: Holla my alma mater @Uchicago CS Dept for inventing a leading #privacy tool. IMO needs a web …

2020-08-20: Homeowner homies: do this on maps.google.com #privacy #g00gle

2020-08-20: holla @cdevroe for recognizing my photo comp sub: cdevroe.com/2020/08/1… “.. w4rner …

2020-08-20: The moment that #NSA start playing #Snowden and calling out #surveillance, is the moment it becomes …

2020-08-08: Micro Blog Photo challenge | Day 7: daytripping (@stevesmit) or should I say ‘a Day L8’, as I …

2020-08-06: In this episode of English people pronouncing foreign names (1m vid from BBC): …

2020-08-06: Micro Blog Photo challenge | Day 6: bisect (@cdevroe)

2020-08-05: Micro Blog Photo challenge | Day 5: flow (@TheDimPause) The side of me that’s got it.

2020-08-04: Micro Blog Photo challenge | Day 4: peace (@dejus) My peaceful side (heightened by removal of Father …

2020-08-03: Micro Blog Photo challenge | Day 3: bug (@CTD) Édouard Manet pesting at Art Institute of Chicago

2020-08-02: August FirstWeek FlipPh.one begins. Disabling cross-posting from wa.rner.me to socials!

2020-08-02: Micro Blog Photo challenge: Day 2: floating (@RossA)

2020-08-01: Micro Blog Photo challenge: Day 1: up (@LJPUK)

2020-08-01: “Tech Companies Promising You The #Unrealistic” Even Non-Profit @Mozilla are at it! #DailyFaily “Tech Companies Promising You The #Unrealistic” Even Non-Profit @Mozilla are at it! #DailyFaily

2020-08-01: “Tech Companies Promising You The #Unrealistic” Even Non-Profit @Mozilla are at it! #DailyFaily

2020-08-01: “Hello, World!” (of POSSE) | now syndicating micro.blog/w4rner | #OwnYourSocialMedia #IndieWeb “Hello, World!” (of POSSE) | now syndicating micro.blog/w4rner | #OwnYourSocialMedia #IndieWeb

2020-08-01: “Hello, World!” (of POSSE) | now syndicating micro.blog/w4rner | #OwnYourSocialMedia …

2020-07-22: #DailyFaily : Accidental Email Spam If you ditch g00gle (👏) and export your Calendar: Don’t do as …

2020-07-19: WordPress Import 1). Date metadata is retained. This makes my micro.blog ‘hello, world!’ …

2020-07-19: Trying the Wordpress import feature, to bring over my old codingforpeoplepeople.wordpress.com blog. …

2020-07-08: Looking for a standing desk, to put on top of an existing kitchen table. Went to a texpo in Ningbo, …

2020-07-07: P.S. RescueTime is going in the ‘tryna be Smart AI’ direction: answer first 6 survey …

2020-07-07: FWFP Tech reflect: RescueTime June Trends 1 - Mail: Divested Gmail. All custom domains with Proton. All email out of Apple Mail Mac OS. Next: …

2020-07-07: Feature request: allow Category selection on MacOS app.

2020-07-07: Turns out Micro.Blog sees # as more of Markdown’s ‘octothorp’ than the …

2020-07-07: Big up Caroline Lucas MP for Brighton (2nd most live music venues) for pushing for more support for …

2020-07-07: What do parties think we’re talking about with ‘arts & culture’? Labour - ‘artists, …

2020-07-07: HMG say most money will go to Britain’s “crown jewels”… ‘V&A, Albert Hall’ I wonder …

2020-07-07: Arts&Cult Qs— £1.59bn funding: HMG claims “to support freelancers” (like …

2020-07-06: Help: using Micro.blog as mothership?? As a multi-disciplinary entrepreneur have a more diverse audience set than most. Possible to use …

2020-07-06: Wanna setup cross-post to LinkedIn.com/in/w4rner & Twitter.com.com/@vv4rner next week. …

2020-07-06: Micro.blog doesn’t seem to impose a character limit. I will keep mine to Twitter’s 280 …

2020-07-06: Web-app: you can’t copy&paste photos in. Have to save & post 1 at a time (here’s …

2020-07-06: Have figured out how to add Categories. Then click three dots to Show Categories. I’ve created …

2020-07-06: My Micro.blog isn’t on my FirstWeek FlipPh.one social media blacklist, so feels like a great …

2020-06-01: Hello, world!

2020-04-05: Without “Inbox Pause”, Superhuman is inhuman (#tech) Why I’m putting The World’s Most-Wanted App on pause (*originally published on Medium) On my …

2020-03-09: Thanks for the Google Drive hack. Does anyone know the equivalent for Dropbox? Thanks for the Google Drive hack. Sharing permissions matter for Drive btw: must be set to ‘Anyone …

2020-01-27: As I’m launching my series “net:work?” As I’m launching my series “net:work?” at FulbrightNetwork.com/news, looking back at this John …

2020-01-09: Rethink. The Essence of a Rebrand Rethink. The Essence of a Rebrand The company fka Publist recently got $1.5m in venture funding, and …

2019-05-09: I gave up my Smartphone for One Week each Month for a year Update Apr 16th 2021: whole article didn’t migrate, see full on Medium How do I smartphone …

2018-12-13: The New Information Controllers: Information Overload from Gutenburg to Zuckerberg An op-ed style piece written for U Chicago’s “Censorship & Information …

2018-06-02: Why I’m giving up my Smartphone for One Week each Month Update Apr 16th 2021: whole article didn’t migrate, see full on Medium A flip phone defies …

2018-02-07: 7 - Scraping the interwebs

Why?

Imagine you really want to extract some information from a website. Let’s say you really …

2018-01-27: Steel City Strong Steel City Strong “If I ever did leave Gary, I would want to return one day to contribute to the …

2018-01-07: 6 - See the data

Silicon Valley diversity

Mark Zuckerberg, Evan Spiegel, Tim Cook. What have they all got in common? …

2017-11-23: 5 - Too many twits

Assignments

I travel 4,000 miles across the Atlantic to get away from the humdrum shitshow that is …

2017-11-22: 4 - Top Secret Public Data

Some exciting news: I have been taken on for my first data science project… in The Real …

2017-11-09: 3 - What's a pirate's favorite language?

The deep end

This is what it looks like:

[code language=“r”] WS=c(ls()) rm(list=WS) …

2017-10-02: 2 - A blog by any other name

Coding for People People: what does it mean?

Coding is a pretty easy one: it means writing code for …

2017-08-28: 1 - What are you doing?

January 2017. Boardroom of London law firm Sullivan & Cromwell LLC.

“First question. …

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