And then comes this... Owning a car will soon be a thing of the past
"Owning a car will soon be a thing of the past | John Harris"
London's £10 T-charge comes into effect in fight against toxic car fumes
"London's £10 T-charge comes into effect in fight against toxic car fumes"
https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/oct/23/london-10-pound-t-charge-comes-into-effect-toxic-car-fumes?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_Tusky https://mastodon.social/media/YWwB7iXw2pVX_Wm6Ac0 one of the first steps to people not being allowed to drive cars? Probably specific roads will emerge that humans are not allowed to drive on.
Someone asked how it felt to draft a letter going out to all parents at our school. Powerful they suggested. This made me think about what pleasure I take from strategic digital management. Power? No. I think I derive pleasure from bringing sense and sensibility to our community through plain talking and respect for those that are invested in it.
"Why Evie Launcher is now my favorite Android screen launcher"
https://www.google.co.uk/amp/www.techrepublic.com/google-amp/article/why-evie-launcher-is-now-my-favorite-android-screen-launcher/ https://mastodon.social/media/rSKqnk4Rc28lflcm0iY I've stumbled upon the Evie launcher for Android. Now switched to it full time. And not because it shares it's name with my daughter.
The BBC are to remove qualifications from the CVs of those applying for employment
. Whilst I sympathise with the intention this is hard to reconcile as a school teacher encouraging young people to study with discipline and do their best. What is the point in attaining a degree. https://mastodon.social/media/uTj2iSSM-TC0h3EsSec
https://open.spotify.com/track/2TCXpqo4YMznBtF7f6KNt8 my stepson released a new tune today. It's rather good.
A family at my school have named their children Flash, Moss, Blue and Wolf.
Screen-glue: fbk, gmail, gmaps, amazon, fmessenger, yt, gsearch, gplay store, insta (f), appstore. http://www.businessinsider.com/most-popular-apps-people-keep-on-their-homescreens-2017-8/ What are yours?
Zeroing in – The history of the number “0” has been traced back to ancient Indian texts. Feeling blank about that? Here is maths professor Marcus du Sautoy from Oxford to get you enthused: “Today we take it for granted that the concept of zero is used across the globe and our whole digital world is based on nothing or something. But there was a moment when there wasn’t this number.” The concept of zero revolutionised mathematics...https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/sep/14/much-ado-about-nothing-ancient-indian-text-contains-earliest-zero-symbol
Amazing flash thunder storms this afternoon made me think of all those living where the rain won't stop.... Wishing everyone well who's dealing with that
There will be a fire drill at 05:50 in my house. I should go to sleep but I have no desire to go into my bedroom where I know the fire alarm (located in that room) will sound and wake me like a rhinoceros charging my bed.
Whilst using Citrix remote desktop I have, many times, copied and pasted a backslash from the Web because my MBP doesn't have a dedicated key.
But it does.
I just found it.
What was happening between my eyes and my brain?
Why was it happening?
What else am I not seeing?