[FoRK] New Cory Doctorow
meltsner at alum.mit.edu
Wed Oct 28 18:45:58 PDT 2009
Somewhat related to the usual talk here of IP rights, etc., Cory
Doctorow's latest book, _Makers_., is available in a variety of
formats, including epub for the eink crowd:
Capsule: Really, really down and out in the Magic Kingdom. A prequel
of sorts to _Down and Out_ mixed with a healthy dose of Vernor
Vinge-ian innovation and highjinks as we start up the steep part of
the curve towards the singularity.
House Fix 2009 has begun!
# of major projects pending: 3 (so far -- Complete the big bookcase,
paint house exterior, fix all the drywall cracks in the LR ceiling)
# of major projects completed: 2 (Wallpaper stripped from DR and
powder room, walls painted, new oak molding and spiffy fixtures in PR)
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