Tiny Pieces

RIP Ric Ocasek …

Album covers … #7

Album covers … #6

Album covers … #5

Album covers … #4

Album Covers … #3

Album covers … #2

Album covers … #1

Have moved to calexicoandironandwine.bandcamp.com/album/yea…

Currently listening: jonhopkins.bandcamp.com/album/sin…

Saw Rocketman over the weekend; brought back a whole lot of memories. When I got home immediately dug out all my old Elton John vinyl … currently working my way through it :)

🎶 Current jam: Skulls; Röyksopp 🎶

A New Variant of Capitalism

“This power to shape behaviour for others’ profit or power is entirely self-authorising. It has no foundation in democratic or moral legitimacy, as it usurps decision rights and erodes the processes of individual autonomy that are essential to the function of a democratic society. The message here is simple: Once I was mine. Now I am theirs.”

@shoshanazuboff on surveillance capitalism: www.theguardian.com/technolog…

Zuboff likens us to the Caribbean inhabitants who welcomed the Conquistadors, oblivious to the approaching dangers to life and lifestyle … Have Google and Facebook conquered society by declaration?

Where are the case studies and lessons learned in blockchain development? merltech.org/blockchai…

Sydney Harbour

Dirtbag dog …

Guggenheim, Bilbao …

Things are a little quiet right now (MB, Mastodon and Twitter). I must be the only person at home on a Saturday evening :)

🎶 Jam has now moved on to: AES DANA

🎶 Tonight’s jam: Brace For Impact

Broadcast or conversation?