Friday, April 19, 2013

Temporary Episodes EP out now

So I just finished editing photos and entering lots of information on Bandcamp. Go and find the new Men of Focus EP here.

(And/or see previous video here.)

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Piggybacking aid off Coke distribution

Intriguing - British aid worker comes up with the idea of nestling aid packages among Coke bottles, to benefit from Coke's massive distribution network. I remember visiting fairly remote villages in Egypt and being amazed that it seemed easier to get Coke (or at least its image) than to get water. Whether you like it or not, there's something kind of awe-inspiring about that.

China debt crists looming?

Uh-oh. The China growth vehicle could be based on some dodgy local government funding practices.

Sunday, April 14, 2013

"Temporary Episodes" EP - preview video

It's taken a long time in among kids and Bitcoin, but me new 5-track mini-album "Temporary Episodes" is on its way soon. Here's a video previewing the opening track, "Open Theatre":

The whole EP has been put together using only Caustic 2 on an HTC phone, and has been a crazy intro to the world of electronic music making.

Friday, April 05, 2013

How the rich hide their money

Oh God, I love this interactive guide to tax havens. (Via massive leak of more than 100,000 offshorer details.)

The real story, though, is about financial power - and the divide between people who understand how money works, and those who don't.