The latest Forklift update gets a “Search in HoudahSpot” command, which will be handy.

Maybe I should have opted for the Kindle version of this one.

I’ve been trying them for a couple of months, but outside of very specific tasks, I just don’t enjoy using mechanical pencils.

Removed my post poking fun at WordPress VIP’s problems today. Not the kind of tone I want to set, as tempting as it might be.

It was the biggest disaster in the history of the music business — and almost nobody knew

The Day the Music Burned is a sad, riveting story by Jody Rosen about the fire at Universial in 2008

I love Elliot Erwitt’s photos. Once in a while, Magnum sells signed prints and I always buy one of his. e.g. this favorite of mine.

Soulver 3 is out and what a great update. Soulver is almost always open on my Mac.

Word from the rescue is that we get to adopt her, pending paperwork details. We’re confident enough to have given her a permanent name: Alice. She’s a sweetheart.

I have to fast-forward every scene in which David Tennant wears those silly, fake-looking demon contacts. We’d all know perfectly well he’s the demon character without them. I really want to like this show, but am struggling.

Just shy of 900 pages. Stephenson has a lot of words at his disposal – and he’s not afraid to use them.