Monthly Archives: December 2010

a hierarchy in motion

some mezoued from tunisia this time. its short range leads to a more rhythmic style of playing. i’d argue these pipes are somewhere between more melodic and more rhythmic instruments. summarizing, first we saw how thermodynamics and information theory are … Continue reading

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terreiro do gaiteiro clips

we were at the regular bagpiper meetings in lisbon’s downtown area (terreiro do gaiteiro). free entry, cheap booze, and anyone can get up and play anything, anytime, with anyone else. we did some videos, and i got to play some … Continue reading

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creep out factor

6 out of 26 guests have left _42 creeped out (23%, or a bit over one out of five). we may have underestimated the importance of a couch description. our couch is significantly better than the two previous ones. we … Continue reading

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cyber warfare, hackers and phreakers

some asturian pipes this time. we are living exceptional times now. i was wrong. most cables being released now are impressive. i can’t wait for the rest. the us funding coups, corruption, corporate terrorism. the good stuff is here. which … Continue reading

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a whole made of parts, from the ground up

from the core definition we started with, we will now begin our journey into complexity. to avoid issues with things we don’t know much about (i.e., smaller than atoms), i will begin from the layer onwards. why? considering the model … Continue reading

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the internet reichtag

as leaks come and go, for now most are superfluous, shallow comments on international leaders and the good stuff is yet to be seen. by having an action hero portrayed as the savior of the poor, and the state lockdown … Continue reading

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heads up for new goods

this is just a short notice, we are starting a new project (you know how it is, a new one a week). this time, it is devoted to preserving some of the stories we collect. this time, we called it … Continue reading

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