Instagram feature requests x2 x1.25

Update Instagram have improved the filter selection in the 2.0.1 update. It’s not what I suggested, but it works a helluva lot better. I suggested removing inertia scrolling from the filter list, but instead, they’ve removed the looping scroll. The filter list is now finite, meaning you can quickly get to the end of the list,...

Catching up on recent trips

Update 1: Hong Kong (below) Update 2: Vietnam (below) Because I’m a bit lazy busy, I’ve not written about, or posted photos from, many trips Kelly and I’ve taken recently. I plan to make this up in a semi-rushed manner; by putting them all in one post, and paring the writing down to a short paragraph or two on each. I...

Amazing movements in dance

Marquese ‘NONSTOP’ Scott. Amazing. (Sorry for the short posts lately, I’ve been playing “tourists” while my parents have been visiting the last 10 days or so. I have a bunch of half-written posts and ideas in my drafts… and the work is piling up for when I return from Singapore in a week. Soon though, soon)

Twitterstagram

Lalety I’ve been enjoying posting to and checking Instagram more than Twitter. I’m not 100% sure why, but here are a some theories: Instagram is visual, and I’m a visual guy. The basis of Instagram is you take photos with the Instagram app, and upload them as you would a tweet in Twitter. You can write a note with your...

Things: Birkenstock sandals

Encountering the custom shoe makers in Hoi An on a recent trip, I decided to have my trusty Birkenstock sandals repaired and resoled. Again. I’ve had this pair of Birkenstock leather sandals for a long time — at least 10 years — but probably longer. During that time I’ve had them resoled four times, which is one of the...