Alasdair Allan


Scientist, Author, Hacker and Tinkerer. Basically just another hacker, pretending to be an astronomer, pretending to be a hacker.

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My first use of #sugru a new self-setting rubber,

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My first use of #sugru a new self-setting rubber,

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Data from

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Final slide from my talk on Machine Learning at O'Reilly Strata back in February.

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The , and Physics, gets a favourable mention in today's Times (on page 22).

At #IgniteLDN4, I'm up first. Eek!

#uksnow EX17 4/10 5cm - Snow wet and melting in the sun.

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The Covent Garden Apple Store. Grabbing some free WiFi before heading to my meeting this morning. #thankyouapple

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Waking up across the road from the Natural History Museum. Unfortunately heading to a meeting, not the museum.

Just ran across #Firesheep in the wild.

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At the #AWS Tech Summit in London,

Hands-on with the new 11-inch. MacBook Air at the #Exeter Apple Store,

Another panorama from #sameas,

Arfon Smith talking at #sameas,

David Weinberger talking at #sameas,

At #SameAs in London,

Just installed the Cyanogen Mod on my Google Nexus One. Next step, getting it talking to my XBee board.

The last resting place of dead and dying Macs.

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Playing with a C328-7640 JPEG camera, a new Arduino UNO and some XBee modules for ,

First fire of the winter tonight, it gets cold quickly up here between Dartmoor and Exmoor.

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