The internet of heavier things

Reading Time: 3 minutes I started to think about the internet of heavier things after I spent a bit of time with my Dad. We talked about work, engineering stuff in general and technology in general. My Dad has a pragmatic approach to technology, it’s ok so long as it fills three distinct criteria: It’s useful It’s efficient in… Continue reading The internet of heavier things

Links of the day | 在网上找到

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trustworthy x86 laptops? There is a way, says system-level security ace | The Register – ARM isn’t solution either. Trustworthy x86 laptops is a relative concept. With physical access to the hardware trustworthy could soon become untrustworthy Zuk sells in Vietnam | Shanghai Daily – part of the brand strategy might be masking the Chinese involvement given… Continue reading Links of the day | 在网上找到

Five for Friday | 五日(星期五)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Watching classic movies and TV with my Dad. Some of the classic movies we watched I hadn’t seen since I was a child like Ice Station Zebra. Watching them with him now as an adult was a different experience and we discussed the relative merits of the plot as we went along. As a child,… Continue reading Five for Friday | 五日(星期五)