37 posts in the “fun” category

I might be on Seth’s book!May 24, 2008

Seth posted a request for people to send pictures of themselves for the cover of his next book. What a genius idea! So sure enough, I…
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Installed a sitemapApril 15, 2008

I ’ m on a mission to take the top spot when searching for “ Callum ” . I ’ m currently number 2 on Scroogle and number 21 on Yahoo . In…
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Cape Town Geek DinnerFebruary 01, 2008

I was at the 6th Cape Town Geek Dinner last night (wine kindly sponsored by Stormhoek ). It was interesting to meet some local Capetonian…
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Keith Terrace doesn’t existJanuary 27, 2008

My street is missing from OpenStreetMap . Outrageous. If I ’ d known this when I was at home I would have take a GPS trace and added it…
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Rice Krispies and waterJanuary 24, 2008

In my continuing efforts to escape the plague that is dairy, I ’ ve started taking my breakfast cereal (Rice Krispies this week) with water…
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Christmas Day in San FranciscoDecember 21, 2007

It looks like I ’ ll be in San Francisco for Christmas this year. I ’ ve tried to wangle a few invitations for Christmas dinner, but as yet…
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Going to MexicoDecember 15, 2007

I ’ m leaving my laptop here and going down to Mexico. If I ’ m not back by Wednesday, I may never return! 🙂
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I Got PiercedDecember 14, 2007

I got drunk and I got pierced. Viva Las Vegas!
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Taxis and shovelsDecember 07, 2007

I missed my train from Toronto to Montreal yesterday for the office xmas party. So I booked a flight instead (remarkably cheaply at short…
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Miro: TV On DemandNovember 30, 2007

Miro is an awesome program. It ’ s a very simple concept. You download the player and subscribe to “ channels ” . Those channels are…
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Scottish Water in Hong KongJune 20, 2007

I went water shopping this morning. It ’ s 4 or 5 flights of stairs to the ground, so we drew straws as to who would make the trip. I got to…
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Refreshing ThailandMay 29, 2007

I find that nothing encourages me to shower more quickly than a refreshingly chilled stream of water descending from the shower head. Yes…
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Awesome AutismMay 12, 2007

This is a pretty amazing video. Stephen Wiltshire, Kunst Savant Aus London (damned unfortunate title that one!) spends three days drawing a…
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Birthdays in BangkokMay 08, 2007

I celebrated my second consecutive birthday in Bangkok yesterday. As is my usual custom, I took the day off work and instead attended to a…
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Crazy KiwisApril 16, 2007

That ’ s gotta be a bummer when you wake up with a hangover and go looking for your car …
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