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Seeing something I haven't seen before, building something that never existed before.

Collecting new skills and experiences like precious shinies.

Artisanal bit wrangler & @elgg expert, Open Science and Indieweb, @withknown core contributor.

Hacker, Wanderer.

Have laptop, will travel.

www.marcus-povey.co.uk

www.linkedin.com/in/mapkyca

www.twitter.com/mapkyca/

github.com/mapkyca

Ideologies are just religions written in crayon

Those following @withknown head and are on Mysql or Postgres, take a backup before updating. Pushing a fairly chunky schema change...

Making a status update via my iPhone app!

Happy Christmas to you all, and to all a good night!

React Native is just as frustrating as I remember.

Been an intense few days working in Budapest, and taking part in a discussion panel around persistent identifier policy for the development of the European Open Science Cloud. One key outcome being that PID resolution must be machine readable.

There has to be a German word for the moment of relief you feel when you've just booked plane tickets for somewhere new

Getting started at the Indieweb Camp Oxford in the "new" Westgate library (which is a nice facade on the 1970s building - sort of a React frontend on a old PHP App)

I'll be at the IWC Oxford event this Saturday, so give me a nudge if you want to talk about @withknown (or anything else for that matter)