A few links:
Jaron Lanier – 5 minute interview with The Guardian (YouTube)
Jaron Lanier – 41 minute talk at RSA (YouTube)
mp3 of the Khen – a 7,000 year old instrument from Laos, played by Lanier. Amazing sound!!
Jason Robert Brown – Copyfighting with Teenagers (((didn’t know that some composers still make half their income from sheet music)))
Considered the common blog-practice of quoting text and embedding video, and decided I want to do much less of that. In the future I will present information as above, with a link to the article.
Rode my bicycle to breakfast at the Blue Bottle. Arrived at 07:30 only to find Jon and Matt already standing in line for coffee. On the way back to the hotel I stopped by Whole Foods to buy supplies and discovered that the new Brompton bag I bought in Santa Barbara is very useful. I was able to load it up with a whole bunch of groceries and mount it on the frame with ease. Slide and click. Great city for bicycling. Don’t know whether there is a helmet law here, but didn’t get stopped for not wearing one. Now to fixing my nails…