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Best new music 2020 [2]

  • May 10, 2020 - Covid-19 and climate crisis: Writing prompts from Bruno Latour [3]
  • February 13, 2020 - Qualitative data analysis with Microsoft Word comments & Python (updated) [4]
  • Best new music 2019 [5]
  • September 11, 2019 - Book notes (September 2019) [6]
  • July 17, 2019 - In memoriam Johnny Clegg [7]
  • Best new music 2018 [8]
  • February 24, 2018 - Qualitative data analysis using Microsoft Word comments [9]
  • January 30, 2018 - Four books January 2018 [10]
  • Best new music 2017 [11]
  • December 20, 2017 - On Ai Weiwei’s Human Flow [12]
  • July 18, 2017 - Navigating ethics [13]
  • Best new music 2016 [14]
  • July 22, 2016 - Listening to: Michelle Willis, See Us Through [15]
  • April 27, 2016 - Of bullet points, knowledge, and organizational ethnography [16]
  • Best new music 2015 [17]
  • May 27, 2015 - Surveillance in song [18]
  • Best new music 2014 [19]
  • November 30, 2014 - Jian Ghomeshi and the precarious economics of the media industry [20]
  • August 9, 2014 - Business impact of ethnographic research [21]
  • March 26, 2014 - Anthropology! [22]
  • Best new music of 2013 — Classical [23]
  • December 22, 2013 - Best new music of 2013 – Rock, jazz, world, etc. [24]
  • November 12, 2013 - How to create a sustainable personal social media strategy [25]
  • September 10, 2013 - A home phone for $3/month [26]
  • August 14, 2013 - Homeland surveillance [27]
  • August 2, 2013 - Another way to get roaming mobile data in the US (for Canadians) [28]
  • June 26, 2013 - Listening to: Freshlyground [29]
  • June 11, 2013 - Marcus Aurelius on being present, in the present [30]
  • June 10, 2013 - The case for building my own computer [31]
  • May 7, 2013 - 9/11 Memorial [32]
  • April 13, 2013 - Review: Jawbone UP [33]
  • April 8, 2013 - What I’m up to [34]
  • February 21, 2013 - How to estimate a project (using Microsoft Project) [35]
  • February 18, 2013 - How to attend a meeting [36]
  • February 10, 2013 - Best new music of 2012 – Classical [37]
  • Best new music of 2012 – Rock, jazz, country, world, etc. [38]
  • December 3, 2012 - Managing iTunes metadata for classical music [39]
  • November 30, 2012 - Why I’m not upgrading [40]
  • October 9, 2012 - Requirements analysis kit for SharePoint 2010 collaboration site templates [41]
  • August 21, 2012 - How to get pay-as-you-go data in the US (without a US credit card) [42]
  • August 9, 2012 - How to survive business travel [43]
  • May 20, 2012 - Listening to: Heritage Blues Orchestra, And Still I Rise [44]
  • April 26, 2012 - SharePoint metadata design principles [45]
  • February 18, 2012 - Where to buy classical music downloads (Updated) [46]
  • February 12, 2012 - Mapping a meeting to achieve shared understanding [47]
  • Best new music of 2011 [48]
  • November 28, 2011 - Building your consulting library: the ethics and practice of knowledge reuse [49]
  • November 10, 2011 - Listening to: Coeur de pirate [50]
  • October 31, 2011 - Office for Mac 2011 – One year in the real world [51]
  • October 26, 2011 - Review: Pure i-20 iPod dock [52]
  • October 2, 2011 - Read: Jennifer Johannesen, No Ordinary Boy [53]
  • September 7, 2011 - Buddhism, moral philosophy, Derek Parfit [54]
  • August 23, 2011 - London, summer 2011 [55]
  • August 8, 2011 - Today’s desert island disc: Beck, Modern Guilt [56]
  • August 8, 2011 - One blog to rule them all [57]
  • July 20, 2011 - Listening to: Stephen Marley, Revelation (Pt. 1 The Root of Life) [58]
  • June 4, 2011 - Appreciating chamber music [59]
  • June 2, 2011 - carsten [60]
  • May 23, 2011 - I, Gearhead (Part 2: Mobile and Music) [61]
  • May 14, 2011 - I, Gearhead (Part 1: Hardware and Software) [62]
  • April 29, 2011 - My daily lunch & learn courtesy of TED [63]
  • February 21, 2011 - Gary Moore, 1952-2011 [64]
  • February 3, 2011 - Time to do the work: Ten principles for achieving sanity in the workplace [65]
  • January 13, 2011 - John Perry Barlow’s “Principles of Adult Behavior” [66]
  • Best new music of 2010 [67]
  • November 29, 2010 - Listening to: Myriam Alter, Where Is There [68]
  • October 1, 2010 - Listening to: Sinéad Lohan [69]
  • September 12, 2010 - The psychedelic surrealism of Mati Klarwein [70]
  • September 7, 2010 - Listening to: Food, Quiet Inlet [71]
  • August 20, 2010 - The best desktop speakers, ever [72]
  • August 16, 2010 - Buying (classical) music online, digitally [73]
  • July 19, 2010 - Facebook privacy & digital NIMBY [74]
  • July 17, 2010 - An octet with four people [75]
  • July 6, 2010 - Two one-take music videos [76]
  • May 31, 2010 - What we can learn from gear porn [77]
  • May 27, 2010 - Are creativity and intellectual property rights inversely proportional? [78]
  • April 16, 2010 - Listening to: Peter Gabriel, Scratch My Back [79]
  • March 21, 2010 - Corporate applications and content on smartphones [80]
  • March 8, 2010 - My theory about Nickelback [81]
  • February 5, 2010 - Complexity and emotion in design [82]
  • February 2, 2010 - Why Apple’s iPad will be very, very successful [83]
  • January 15, 2010 - Richard Sennett in Utne Reader [84]
  • January 14, 2010 - What makes a smartphone successful? [85]
  • January 4, 2010 - Listening to: Madagascar Slim, Good Life Good Living [86]
  • Listening to: The Neville Brothers, Yellow Moon [87]
  • November 21, 2009 - Listening to: Diane Birch, Bible Belt [88]
  • November 9, 2009 - Thoughts about 10/GUI [89]
  • November 8, 2009 - Listening to: The Beatles stereo remasters [90]
  • October 21, 2009 - Peter Block about community [91]
  • October 21, 2009 - Alternate reality: The Weather Network [92]
  • October 17, 2009 - Open-sourcing the inkjet scam [93]
  • October 7, 2009 - Why I bought a Mac [94]
  • October 2, 2009 - BumpTop with multi-touch [95]
  • September 29, 2009 - Profit in performance, not copyright [96]
  • September 29, 2009 - The magic of the ordinary (DNTO podcast) [97]
  • September 25, 2009 - Unplugging the system (HealthCamp Toronto) [98]
  • September 24, 2009 - The Art of Community – free ebook download [99]
  • September 24, 2009 - Thoughts about the Microsoft Courier [100]
  • September 24, 2009 - Out with the old, in with the new… [101]
  • September 9, 2009 - Listening to: Arctic Monkeys, Humbug [102]
  • August 26, 2009 - Elbow videos [103]
  • August 20, 2009 - Mary’s Crackers: Crunchy, healthy goodness [104]
  • August 5, 2009 - The genius of Bobby McFerrin [105]
  • August 3, 2009 - Why you should shop at Almost Perfect [106]
  • July 20, 2009 - Listening to: Paolo Nutini, Sunny Side Up [107]
  • July 7, 2009 - The magic of vegetable stock cubes [108]
  • June 19, 2009 - Listening to: K’Naan [109]
  • June 2, 2009 - The Kills – The Good Ones [110]
  • May 29, 2009 - Today’s desert island disc: David Sylvian & Robert Fripp, The First Day [111]
  • May 18, 2009 - Listening to: Ben Harper & Relentless7, White Lies for Dark Times [112]
  • May 11, 2009 - Listening to: Bruce Cockburn, Slice O Life (Live Solo) [113]
  • April 26, 2009 - Blue Ikea bags [114]
  • April 19, 2009 - Read: Karim Rashid, Design Your Self [115]
  • April 19, 2009 - Taking notes with Evernote [116]
  • April 16, 2009 - Listening to: Brad Mehldau Trio, Day is Done [117]
  • March 31, 2009 - Listening to: Manu Katché [118]
  • March 27, 2009 - Jazz [119]
  • March 14, 2009 - Listening to: Tomasz Stanko Quartet, Lontano [120]
  • February 27, 2009 - E.S.T. – Tuesday Wonderland [121]
  • February 27, 2009 - Thelonious Monk’s two words [122]
  • February 24, 2009 - Listening to: Chick Corea & Hiromi Uehara, Duet [123]
  • February 23, 2009 - Combatting winter neglect [124]
  • February 7, 2009 - Listening to: UB40, Twentyfourseven [125]
  • February 4, 2009 - A font in your own handwriting [126]
  • February 4, 2009 - Recipe: Delicious Pasta Bake [127]
  • February 2, 2009 - Articulating business value [128]
  • February 2, 2009 - Listening to: Susheela Raman, 33 1/3 [129]
  • January 28, 2009 - Poem: tibet [130]
  • January 27, 2009 - Poem: [what remains …] [131]
  • January 27, 2009 - Poetry [132]
  • January 26, 2009 - The curious case of the Starbucks look-alike insulated cup [133]
  • January 22, 2009 - Today’s desert island disc: Dwight Yoakam, This Time [134]
  • January 21, 2009 - Inaugural Ball – Beyoncé [135]
  • January 20, 2009 - Obamavaganza! [136]
  • January 18, 2009 - Strategies for lunch [137]
  • January 18, 2009 - Recipe: Brown rice and lentil pilaf [138]
  • January 11, 2009 - Recipe: Red kale pasta [139]
  • January 9, 2009 - Listening to: Joey + Rory; Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson [140]
  • January 7, 2009 - Listening to: Jill Barber, Chances [141]
  • January 1, 2009 - Today’s desert island disc: Eric Clapton, 461 Ocean Boulevard [142]
  • My Best of 2008 [143]
  • December 21, 2008 - Kasey Chambers [144]
  • December 19, 2008 - Leonard Cohen a lucky man this Christmas [145]
  • December 18, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Michelle Shocked, Short Sharp Shocked [146]
  • December 11, 2008 - Museum-quality me [147]
  • December 11, 2008 - Wool socks! [148]
  • December 11, 2008 - Most useful tool award: Dropbox [149]
  • December 9, 2008 - Listening to: Seal, Soul [150]
  • December 3, 2008 - New AGO [151]
  • November 26, 2008 - Eating out: The Beet Organic Café & Market, Toronto [152]
  • November 22, 2008 - Listening to: Idan Raichel’s Project [153]
  • November 20, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Sam Cooke, One Night Stand! Live at the Harlem Square Club [154]
  • November 15, 2008 - Van Morrison [155]
  • November 8, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Depeche Mode, Violator [156]
  • November 4, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: David Bowie, Heathen [157]
  • November 2, 2008 - Toronto Brickworks [158]
  • October 11, 2008 - The best bread in Toronto? [159]
  • October 10, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Simply Red, Stars [160]
  • October 8, 2008 - Listening to: Calexico, Carried to Dust [161]
  • October 8, 2008 - Listening to: Lambchop, OH (Ohio) [162]
  • October 3, 2008 - The mother of the MP3 [163]
  • September 23, 2008 - Addressing the SharePoint skills shortage, Part II: The SharePoint BA [164]
  • September 17, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Lifeline [165]
  • September 16, 2008 - Addressing the SharePoint skills shortage, Part I: Job categories [166]
  • September 16, 2008 - Random playlist fun [167]
  • September 14, 2008 - Today’s Desert Island Disc: De-Phazz, Daily Lama [168]
  • September 13, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Chip Taylor & Carrie Rodriguez, The Trouble With Humans [169]
  • September 12, 2008 - Proactive Business Analysis, Not Order Taking [170]
  • September 12, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Emmylou Harris, Wrecking Ball [171]
  • September 8, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Mozart, Piano Concertos Nos. 18 & 20 (Richard Goode) [172]
  • September 6, 2008 - Today’s Desert Island Disc: Billie Holiday, The Lady Sings [173]
  • September 5, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Bryan Ferry, The Bride Stripped Bare [174]
  • September 5, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Yazoo, Upstairs at Eric’s [175]
  • September 4, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Norah Jones, Come Away With Me [176]
  • September 2, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Kahil El’Zabar’s Ritual Trio, Live at the River East Art Center [177]
  • August 31, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Madeleine Peyroux, Dreamland [178]
  • August 30, 2008 - Today’s desert island disc: Louis Armstrong, Hot Fives & Sevens [179]
  • August 30, 2008 - Desert island discs [180]
  • August 18, 2008 - Discovering The Kinks [181]
  • August 5, 2008 - Lego Chinese Buddhist Temple [182]
  • July 21, 2008 - The four dimensions of records management projects [183]
  • July 15, 2008 - Listening to: Seeed, Live [184]
  • July 10, 2008 - Listening to: Funky Nassau: The Compass Point Story 1980-1986 [185]
  • July 9, 2008 - Oliver Schroer dies at 52 [186]
  • July 7, 2008 - Similarities [187]
  • July 4, 2008 - Listening to: ABBA, The Visitors [188]
  • June 9, 2008 - Listening to: Oliver Schroer, Camino [189]
  • June 5, 2008 - Listening to: Old 97’s, Blame it on Gravity [190]
  • May 22, 2008 - Pop in English, from elsewhere [191]
  • May 11, 2008 - Recipe: Earth bowl [192]
  • May 11, 2008 - Read: Hari Kunzru, My Revolutions [193]
  • April 22, 2008 - Listening to: Eagles, The Very Best of [194]
  • April 22, 2008 - Listening to: Candi Staton [195]
  • April 11, 2008 - Suspicious of people who don’t like music [196]
  • April 10, 2008 - Listening to: Beverley Knight [197]
  • April 9, 2008 - Pre-Columbian Peruvian bowl [198]
  • April 8, 2008 - Crocs: Strangely compelling cheap plastic clogs [199]
  • April 2, 2008 - Listening to: Sons & Daughters, This Gift [200]
  • March 31, 2008 - Sons & Daughters [201]
  • March 27, 2008 - Listening to: Counting Crows, August and Everything After [202]
  • March 22, 2008 - Free wireless Internet access, the not-so-legal way [203]
  • March 11, 2008 - South Bend, Indiana [204]
  • March 6, 2008 - Veganizing Anthony Bourdain [205]
  • March 6, 2008 - Listening to: Feeder, Comfort in Sound [206]
  • March 3, 2008 - Jeff Healey dies at 41 [207]
  • March 2, 2008 - Time to forget my laptop [208]
  • February 28, 2008 - Would you like soup with your sandwich? [209]
  • February 27, 2008 - What you need to know about Knowledge Management (Pt. 2) [210]
  • February 20, 2008 - Listening to: Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds: Live at Radio City [211]
  • February 19, 2008 - Eating out: 3 Guys and a Stove, Huntsville, ON [212]
  • February 15, 2008 - What you need to know about Knowledge Management (Pt. 1) [213]
  • February 14, 2008 - Listening to: Tina Malia, The Silent Awakening [214]
  • February 12, 2008 - Listening to: Queen, Greatest Hits (UK) [215]
  • February 11, 2008 - Listening to: Leah Salomaa [216]
  • February 10, 2008 - Where food and water come from [217]
  • February 7, 2008 - Why I’m using WordPress [218]
  • February 5, 2008 - Listening to: Bedouin Soundclash, Street Gospels [219]
  • January 31, 2008 - The Rock ‘n Roll monster [220]
  • January 30, 2008 - Listening to: Afro Celt Sound System [221]
  • January 30, 2008 - Call me ‘Notch’ [222]
  • January 27, 2008 - Listening to: Trojan Dub Massive, Chapters One and Two [223]
  • January 25, 2008 - Listening to: Fat Freddys Drop, Based on a True Story [224]
  • January 24, 2008 - Listening to: Burial, Untrue [225]
  • January 22, 2008 - Listening to: Bach, Weihnachtsoratorium (Harnoncourt) [226]
  • January 15, 2008 - Listening to: Radiohead, Box Set [227]
  • January 1, 2008 - Recipe: Curry lentil soup [228]
  • January 1, 2008 - Curry [229]
  • Recipe: Madras omelet curry [230]
  • December 23, 2007 - Coffee bean ruminations [231]
  • December 22, 2007 - Rediscovering classic Tom Waits [232]
  • December 20, 2007 - Listening to: Dave Gunning [233]
  • December 18, 2007 - Laptops, laptops everywhere [234]
  • December 18, 2007 - Roxy Paine sculptures in Madison Square Park [235]
  • December 11, 2007 - In the age of Twitter and Facebook… [236]