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Program | Situated Technologies Podcasts of recent Architecture and Situated Technologies symposium (tags: architecture technology podcast)

2D Man

Friday’s tutorials with my post-graduate students from BSA introduced me to a new, influential figure in contemporary architecture. I met him some time ago, but until now hadn’t considered his importance. Say hello to 2D_Man_Backpack: He’s one of the default figures in the industry changing software, Google Sketchup. I’ve used him myself in models before, […] linklog

Submit Response » Separated At Birth – Hyundai + Gazprom From the traffic jam I was stuck in at the start of the day, to my mobile, into Twitter, on to Jack, onto his blog, back to me in my RSS feed, on to my linklog, to my blog at the end of the […] linklog

EcoCentric Electrisave monitor ‘…Designed for use in the home or small office, the Electrisave shows you how much electricity you’re using at any one time…’ (tags: environment home) linklog

Archinect : Features : Architecture’s Second Life ‘…When it comes down to it, from an architectural perspective, Second Life just sort of replicates suburbia…’ I’m slightly embarrassed that the only thing that’s prevented me from making some spaces in SL is that I’m too mean to pay for the land. (tags: architecture gaming software virtual) […] linklog

MailBucket ‘…a public email-to-RSS gateway: forward your email to and have your news reader pick it up at…' (via (tags: rss tools utility web email)

Reminisce – recipes, podcast and the undefinable

A final collection of archive links before accepting the need to get on with 2007 and write something new. The podcast (which so far contains only two episodes): Episode 2 – ArchWeekWalk Annotated walk to my office Episode 1 – Jencks and Erskine Erskine puts the world (and critics) to rights And other topics…This is […] linklog

Clip/Stamp/Fold THE RADICAL ARCHITECTURE OF LITTLE MAGAZINES 196X–197X (via via (tags: architecture art design magazine history) linklog

Flickr pool: Instructional Drawings ‘…You know, the kind where the drawing tells you what you should or shouldn’t do, but really makes you laugh and stare (in bewilderment) instead of learn a lesson…’ (tags: drawing flickr diagram graphics illustration) THE 59 SMARTEST ORGS ONLINE on Squidoo ‘…These charities were chosen for their excellence in online […]

Reminisce – people and books

Some more entries chosen from the archives. Influential ideas from people and pages… People Enthusiasm for tomorrow (RIP Tony Goodall) Memorial speech for my friend and mentor Concrete Ideas (Denys Lasdun) Chairs and the architects that sat in them Letters on meditation (Matt Webb) Learning how to let go Wayne Jacobs (Wayne Hemingway) Letter to […]