2007-10-14: The Orange Box

As I was telling Jp yesterday, Valve has become masterful at creating near-perfect interactive multimedia experiences. That is to say, Portal is frickin' awesome. As Tycho says, they have proven the first person puzzle comedy genre.

1. It's short, but includes a satisfying amount of story content (especially if ...

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2007-05-06: It's over

My three-month marathon of 50% travel at Canonical sprints around the world is finally over. I spent two weeks in Dallas in February, two weeks in Montreal in March, and two weeks in London in April. Fortunately we didn't go too overboard in London, so I'm only somewhat ...

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2007-04-02: Things I learned in Harvard Square today

There's an old hobo-looking guy who gives chess lessons on the cheap.

Don't look at the top shelf in Tokyo Kid (a shop in The Garage).

Mega-chains are destroying my ability to get tasty coffee from proud baristas.

There are many pubs and restaurants I want to try ...
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