Random SXSW thoughts

Sittin in Houston Airport, waiting for the connecting flight to Heathrow. I guess this means an end to my SXSW journey. Its been a hard 12 days but fun at…

Don’t smile… act cool!

Dunno if I managed the instructions but tried my hardest! Just finished one of the most awesome (and loudest) days ever! Will upload pics and footage tomorrow! For now I…

The Owle

Caught up with Amani Channel (@urbanreporter) at the stand at SXSW today. He was sporting an awesomely cool piece if geek kit. The Owle  (@wantowle). Certainly drew the crowds everytime he…

A Long Day…

  Been a long, hard day. no energy left to write. Some random pics from the day instead.

Anywhere…

Sitting here looking out onto the river watching an eight and a coxed fours rowing by one could almost be in any river town in england on a summers day….

The Motel 6

Arrived late last night to the Motel, checked in, very friendly staff, customer service is definitely a thing that the yanks do well it seems. Couldn’t see much in the…

Disconcertingly Disconnected

5 hours into the flight, all is well but feeling a little uncomfortable at the moment. Longest I have been completely out of reach for many years. No cell, no…

The Pogoplug

The first of our SXSWi trial kits turned up this morning. The Pogoplug from Cloudengines. “Your personal Cloud”. I am looking forward to testing this out in Texas as it should allow…

#conkertu-local February 2010

Last Saturday saw the second #conkertu tweetup held at Conkers in the heart of the National Forest. Another good set of speakers lined up by the hard work of Emma and Phil. As well as a good…

The #Geekbag on its way to SXSWi

Version 2 of the #geekbag had its first outing at @conkertu last weekend. Unfortunately, things have been manic in the run-up to SXSW that I haven’t had time to upload any content….