Tom Tomorrow has it spot on. Is there anyone looking at what is being obscured by the hype cycle?
It won’t be long until we see droneworks in Hong Kong, I should think. These were a little underwhelming, if I’m honest, but I can see how they’d become extraordinary over time.
Two lovely new sports that I’ve come across by accident. Competitive freestyle indoor skydiving (kind of unconstrained overhead gymnastics). Classical vs Pop full orchestral mash ups (Brahms vs Radiohead and Bartók vs Björk in this post). Indoor skydiving Here’s a recent skydiving winner. I guess it is cheating vs having gravity, but still cool. Here’s the third place. I love …
I’ve found the county level US election maps fascinating. Here are some more goodies. The purple linear cartogram of the election results looks like a phoenix decaying. Discuss. Source: Election maps
Thanks Serena and Angelique. What a match. And thanks to the Kong for an epic storm to accompany it. â€‹ â€‹
Brilliant. There are plenty more.
Always wondered what happened on the casino boats in Hong Kong harbour? Now you can get a view. Summary: doesn’t look a whole lot of fun. You can also get an amazing view of all the shipping in the world. Mesmerising.
Summary: they are doing well!
Why don’t we do more? Why didn’t we do them in London?
Nice to have some new neighbours at the end of the garden.