Meet Luna, our 4 month old Jackapoo puppy: We brought Luna home at the end of June, and it's been a hectic couple of months to say the least! Toilet training, crate training, recall training, Zoomies, puppy proofing the house, the quest for the ultimate chew toy... It's been non stop, and a bit more … Continue reading So we got a puppy…
If you follow me on Instagram, you may have noticed that I've been posting a lot of sketches of people doing yoga poses recently. They're great for practicing anatomy while also keeping the fluid gesture of a dynamic pose. https://www.instagram.com/p/BSgK_D0DzpL/ Part of the reason for this interest in yoga is that I've been getting into … Continue reading 100 Days of Yoga
Hardly a day goes by any more without a new article pondering the threat of AI and how it will cause a huge rise in unemployment as more and more jobs can be done by computers instead of people. Drivers are the latest potential victims, as driverless cars start to become the norm, and car … Continue reading What will we do when the robots take our jobs?
I recently upgraded from a late 2013 13" MacBook Pro, to the new 2016 15" MacBook Pro with touch bar. I thought I'd write a few first impressions after using it for a couple of days. I like to end on a positive, so I'll start with the things I don't like about it. The … Continue reading First impressions of the new MacBook Pro
Thanks to Automattic being the registrar for .blog domain names, I was able to get the domain dans.blog, which I'm sure you'll agree is a lot easier to remember than iamdanjohnson.wordpress.com 🙂 I guess now there's no need to think of a more imaginative name! In other news, we stuck to our policy of not … Continue reading Dan’s blog is now dans.blog
I've always thought that the custom of sending cards to everyone you know at Christmas is pretty weird (I know we apes do a lot of crazy things, especially at Christmas - bringing six million dying trees into our homes for a few weeks springs to mind.) The US spends around $2 billion on Christmas cards every year, … Continue reading No Christmas card for you this year!
They say moving house (and especially buying a house) is among the most stressful life events. Well, we just bought our first house, and moved in a couple of weeks ago, and while there have been moments of stress, on the whole I think we've handled it pretty well and we got through it relatively … Continue reading We moved house