random musings from a primate

Google’s guide to Programmatic

Great little interactive guide from Google introducing folks to the concept of programmatic advertising. Of course, it’s in Google’s best interest to show us all how to be effective little online marketers (using their services, naturally), but the overall presentation is well done, especially if you’re new to the idea. Google Guide to Programmatic

Sleep Deprivation = Career Suicide

Sleep Deprivation = Career Suicide

Have suffered for many, many years from insomnia, I can speak from experience when I say that the quality of one’s work and communications diminishes rapidly. So an article like this really strikes home in terms of identifying the issues and offering some helpful suggestions. For me, it was steeping myself in Buddhist meditation that […]

Who needs a laptop?

On a recent trip to Iqaluit (Nunavut), I basically used my Android based #Xoom tablet and a Logitech BlueTooth keyboard for 4 days straight. Only time I broke out the MacBook Pro was for a mindmapping session with a client, and that was because I hadn’t tested the excellent MindJet app with a VGA projector […]

Playing with iOS5, Lion and iCloud

Upgraded both my iPhone and my iPad2 to iOS5 yesterday, and my MacBook Pro to Lion. Aside from the infuriating reverse-direction scrolling in Lion (push up to go down and vice-versa — I’m too hardwired), I have to admit that I like the whole experience. I’m assuming that I’ll have to await more iOS apps’ […]

November 2015
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Giant Mine

Twillingate Lighthouse

Rosehips at Dusk

Derelict Mining Truck in Yellowknife

Waiting for Spring

Enlightened One

Woodpecker at Cameron Falls

All Hail the Snow King

An Unkindness of Ravens

The Long Vigil

Blizzard and River, Central Newfoundland

Conor Learns Photography

Curiouser and Curiouser

Iris in Gander III

Iris in Gander II

The Sky is Endless

Iris in Gander I

High Over the Mackenzies


Fargo Truck, Mine Heritage Yard, Yellowknife