BitTorrent Browser

BitTorrent Inc have been developing a whole heap of interesting software on the bittorrent protocol over recent months. The latest announcement is a the plan to use the same technology in a browser. With any luck it will help overcome some of the major issues facing the modern Internet (privacy, censorship, domain seizures and ISP blocking).

42 days ago

To make an end is to make a beginning.
The end is where we start from.

47 days ago

100 People

One person of every age from one to one hundred, in ascending order.

182 days ago

True Detective

An excellent series with rather special credits. The detailed ‘Making of’ article is worth a read too.

307 days ago

The Merit Shop

Sing a song. Tell a joke. Do whatever. Use creativity instead of money. Here lies a little corner shop of anarchy, the value is all in you! (via Sammi Lloyd).

1 year, 34 days ago

The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten.

— Benjamin Franklin
1 year, 52 days ago

The Bomb In The Garden

It’s now or nev­er for the web. The web is a medi­um for cre­ators, in­clud­ing de­sign­ers. But af­ter 20 years, the web still has no cul­ture of de­sign ex­cel­lence. Why is that?

1 year, 80 days ago

On the Phenomenon of Bullshit Jobs

In the year 1930, John Maynard Keynes predicted that, by century’s end, technology would have advanced sufficiently that countries like Great Britain or the United States would have achieved a 15-hour work week. There’s every reason to believe he was right.

1 year, 162 days ago