It’s December. Christmas is coming…can finally have a mince pie. If only this Brexit nonsense wasn’t still an issue.
Rewatched Dunkirk in 4k. Stunning. Visuals are strong but it’s the audio – so impacting.
Red Dead Online – mmm. Not convinced by this so far. Feels a bit sluggish to play. Still ploughing through single player and loving it.
The Mystery Font That Took Over New York – The New York Times
How did Choc, a quirky calligraphic typeface drawn by a French graphic designer in the 1950s, end up on storefronts everywhere?
Love a font story.
Charles Kennedy Memorial Lecture – on friendship, mental health, addiction (and what he would have made of the Brexit fiasco) | Alastair Campbell
Really enjoyed this from Campbell. He’s a polarising figure but I’ve got a lot of time for what he says.
Champs-Élysées Apple Store in Paris by Foster + Partners
Champs-Élysées Apple Store designed Foster + Partners opens in an apartment in Paris with a kaleidoscope solar roof topping a central courtyard.
This is a gallery, not a store. Apple going a step to far with this now.
The godfather of fake news – BBC News
Meet one of the world’s most prolific writers of disinformation
The fact this idiot makes so much money from this…surely it’s something the tech companies can address?
Sega Dreamcast at 20: the futuristic games console that came too soon | Games | The Guardian
The Dreamcast deserved so much better than it got. Wonderful console that showed what future gen consoles would become.
Apple Music Lands on Amazon Echo, as Apple Branches Out | WIRED
Two bitter tech rivals get along for a change, making your streaming life a lot less complicated.
Didn’t see this one coming.
Life is too short
Great post and something we should all remember.
NASA’s InSight lands on Mars to explore planet’s uncharted interior – CNN
Seeing the first pictures was amazing.
Why It’s Easier to Make Decisions for Someone Else
Lot of truth in this for me and something I need to think more about going forward.
Bowel movement: the push to change the way you poo | News | The Guardian
The long read: Are you sitting comfortably? Many people are not – and they insist that the way we’ve been going to the toilet is all wrong
Movie Stunt Coordinator Breaks Down ‘Atomic Blonde’ Fight Scene | WIRED – YouTube
Great breakdown of this scene. How many days shooting for a minute of screen time?