China Photo Story

Two and a half weeks of travelling around China from Shanghai, Beijing, Xi’an and back to Shanghai, here’s the usual photo story: »

Strawberry Fields Forever

I’m in Malaysia at the moment, on the current random tour of a random country chosen minutes before I left. This one didn’t start where this post does, but that’s my prerogative. Call it bloggers licence. Get over it. »

Denmark & Sweden Photo Story

For the past week, I’ve been travelling around the Copenhagen area of Denmark, and south Sweden. The usual stash of photos have made their way back, and onto this photo story. »

Google Wave – My First Bot

Last week, I went to the Google Technology User Group in London, which was all on the subject of Google Wave.  Lars and Steph, of Google Wave video, and Google Maps fame gave an excellent talk on Wave, how it was doing, where it was going, and the challenges they’re still facing in getting Wave ready for prime time and a public release. »

Google Wave – Embedding for the first time

This is the first of the embedded Waves using the embed api (  If you’re in the Wave, you can add comments to this one and see them both here, and on my blog.  This really demonstrates a lot of the appeal of Wave for me.  Although it’s a bit chicken-and-egg, as it’s still in a relatively closed beta.  »