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Berlin Wall to be Rebuilt With Glowing White Helium Balloons for 25th Anniversary of Fall

They're not “helium” balloons. If they were they wouldn't have lights inside them, and wouldn't need to be on top of the rigid poles you see in the photographs. Still beautiful, but not helium.

A comment on another site on 22 Oct 2014


Photos posted Saturday 18 October 2014


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Mike Johnston’s 266 (or so) Books By Genre

Over on The Online Photographer the host Mike Johnston recently wrote about a list of books he’s been compiling for some time:

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At Septivium on 25 Mar 2013


Links for Monday 20 October 2014


Tech's tunnel vision

A couple of days ago I linked to this post by Tim Maly which is full of interesting thoughts sparked by attending the XOXO conference. I wrote then: “Makes me want an at least partly explicit socialist / social democratic tech conference.”

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In Writing on 23 Sep 2014


Pepys Family Tree updated

For those of you who like to have the latest version to hand, I’ve updated the family tree.

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At Pepys' Diary Site News on 28 Jul 2014


About me

I live in London, UK. I have been developing and designing things on the internet for nearly 20 years and currently do this at Citizens Advice. I have previously been an acting student, modelmaker, illustrator and futurist. More about me.

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Recently listened to music

  1. Unknown Player - The Train
  2. Akufen - Even White Horizons
  3. Talking Heads - Dream Operator
  4. The Robot Ate Me - Hi, Love
  5. Mogwai - Ratts of the Capital

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