Crossing the Thames

The politics of cross thames planning is heating up, here are some links,

of course Boris makes it complicated…

http://www.channel4.com/news/boris-johnson-london-propery-deal-china-albert-dock

Do roads create congestion? What is the impact on   … » Read more …

About Maps and Data

I went back to map visualisation solution in the autumn of 2014. This maps tag retrieves the the articles on this wiki. My current interests is in web hosted maps visualisations and   … » Read more …

Labour Friends of the ORG (rebooted)

A meeting of Labour Friends of the ORG was held at ORGcon yesterday, where Claude Moraes MEP spoke, we agreed to try and stay in touch, initially via Google Groups. The google   … » Read more …

Pidgin & TRM Runes

While trying to configure pidgin to act as a console for TRM once known as Reuters’ Messenger, I came across this page at their sourceforge site which documents the magic runes, critically   … » Read more …

Bags of Words

We have been looking at Text Mining, which takes me to the concept of Bag of Words & Carrot2.  … » Read more …

Estonia e-voting

Estonia is becoming the touchstone and proof of good e-voting practice. It has failed its audits in the last elections.   … » Read more …

Custom WordPress Plugins

It seems that the wordpress plugin page lists those plugins held in the ./wp-content/plugins folder.

The article, What, Why, and How-To’s of Creating a Site-Specific WordPress Plugin shows how to create a   … » Read more …

Clonezilla

Make a Live CD or bootable USB, see http://clonezilla.org/liveusb.php then running it, see http://www.geekyprojects.com/cloning/how-to-use-clonezilla-tutorial/  … » Read more …

Political Compass

For some time, social and political scientests have suggested that political views usually charcterised as a left right sepctrum is also influenced by a tough/tender or libertarian/authoritarian spectrum. This often called the   … » Read more …

Testing Ideal Interactive Map

And on to another one which seems more promising, Ideal Interactive Map, which is also a plugin and advertised here. This will be deployed iteratively.  … » Read more …

Testing Interactive World Map

Hmm, there is only one map per dashboard, that’s not so good and it seems based on the Risk Map. It doesn’t seem as flexible as I hoped. It’s called Interactive World   … » Read more …

Denmark and Copenhagen

Last weekend we made a quick trip to Copenhagen to visit people and the city. We flew from Heathrow since sadly there were no flights from LCY.

We crossed the Bridge by   … » Read more …

Launching unindexed programs in W8.1

With windows 8.1, my usual desktop metaphor for calling programs and the optimal alternative are less easy to implement; this is especially true for programs that are only occasionally used. I have   … » Read more …