Author: haiku

Speaks little and then only in tech haikus

My soul has a hat

This lovely poem was written by Mario de Andrade (San Paolo 1893-1945) Poet, novelist, essayist and musicologist. He was in one of the founders of Brazilian modernism. ______ MY SOUL HAS A HAT I counted my years & realized that…

New AMB 001

Aston Martin, the British independent manufacturer of luxury sports cars, has unveiled its first motorcycle – the AMB 001 developed in conjunction with bike brand Brough Superior.

When will it end?

Standard: Where there’s a way there’s a will: https://it.slashdot.org/story/19/11/03/0044253/study-estimates-50-of-webassembly-sites-are-using-it-for-malicious-purposes

Butternut squash

Butternut squash is beloved for its sweet, creamy flesh, but it can be hard to prepare. The traditional method involves slicing off the ends and going to town with a vegetable peeler. But it can take a while to get through the…

Posh Nosh

Hungry? https://www.thekitchn.com/british-food-tv-show-posh-nosh-22943163 Posh Nosh is a short series of eight 10-minute episodes of a fake cooking show that originally aired in 2003, starring the always wonderful Richard E. Grant as the Honorable Simon Marchmont, a smug, stuck-up aristocrat, restaurateur, and…

Starhopper

The stars are the limit: https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/08/starhopper-aces-test-sets-up-full-scale-prototype-flights-this-year/ On Tuesday evening, in South Texas, SpaceX launched its Starhopper test vehicle for the second time. During this test, it flew much higher than last month, nearly straight up to 150 meters. Then, under the power of…