Richard Akerman


Thoughts about open gov, open data, and open science. Government of Canada employee. Personal opinions only.

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this morning before the Geospatial Advancement conference started #GCAN14

Blueprint 2020 is cover story of Canadian Government Executive

-26°C. How jolly.

a lot of pink and purple (real temperatures -30°C to -40°, not windchill adjusted) in Weather Underground Canada map

hold on a hashtag in tweetbot to mute it

Sherlock mute in tweetbot

I remember when games just let you play. You cannot refuse this Angry gateway bird offer; all other controls disabled

why IT struggles is amusing except Apple’s software is actually a busy mess

Beautiful London
20s. net

The Royal Botanic Gardens

An Illustrated Guide

3s net

© Crown copyright 1961

one of these things is not like the others

if you deny iPad iTunes Store access to your contacts & enter manually, it will reject all email addresses as invalid

NYTimes: An Epidemic of Attention Deficit Disorder

dramatic steam cloud

standards are great

the sad part is that this is only four of the six keyboards next to my home computer desk

Globe and Mail is down

some of the thickest fog I’ve seen in Ottawa