The Birth of Mozo

The Birth of Mozo

For the past couple of months, I’ve been working on some really interesting projects that have sparked some great conversations about the nature of recorded music, their place and affordances as a medium and what can be communicated in that form – and how...
World’s Northernmost hackerspace?

World’s Northernmost hackerspace?

“And this is our space programme,” says Tomas Härdin, pointing to a battered old dining table next to a whiteboard. The whiteboard has schematic drawings on it, but otherwise there is nothing to suggest mission control. Codemill developer and radio...
Spotifying my way through incapacity

Spotifying my way through incapacity

I fell down and broke my ribs. Upshot: I’ve got a couple of weeks on the couch ahead of me. This is day five. You’d think I’d use that time to buckle down and get some serious writing done, but morphine had other ideas about that. So with limited...
The trouble with ‘The Trouble with Uber’

The trouble with ‘The Trouble with Uber’

I use Uber from time to time. I’m no apologist for the company – but I found it very useful in Boston, where I first encountered it, as well as in a number of other cities around the world. Over the past few days in London – especially during...
I’m from Hicksville too

I’m from Hicksville too

I read Dylan Horrocks’ Hicksville last night. It’s a comic book about a comic book author from a town of comic book enthusiasts. It’s been described as “a love letter to the medium” – but it felt to me more complex than that....
New HQ

New HQ

It’s Saturday, but I’m in the office catching up with a bit of email. And when I say ‘in the office’ – I mean the new office in Sweden. It’s a great space inside Sliperiet, the brand spanking new interdisciplinary centre situated...