Author: herb

  • Criterion Closet

    Before watching the newest Criterion Closet video, I should always check to make sure I’ve got at least 30min, because it’s always a rabbit hole.

  • text prompt video

    An insightful look at what’s to come

  • 33 1/3 Twin Peaks

    Now on to the Twin Peaks soundtrack 33 1/3 entry. These books are super comfort food right now.

  • Another Green World

    Day off. Reading Geeta Dayal’s book on, Another Green World, in the 33 1/3 series.

  • ubuntu nightly

    Installed the nightly of Ubuntu 24.04, Noble Numbat, on a spare machine. It’s been a long time since I’ve ran a nightly anywhere. Looking forward to kicking the tires.

  • quiet afternoon

    A quiet afternoon at the water. Taking advantage of +6C today.

  • mini or minimalism

    I have an aging NAS. Have been thinking about replacing it with some kind of mini pc / home lab setup, but not sure how much I really need at home. It would be cool, and everything, but I already admin enough at work 🙂

  • zed

    Checking out the Zed editor. Looking very promising.


    I just logged into my account for the first time since 2012.

  • still a favourite film

    When it’s been a long time since you’ve seen one if your favourite films, and you find that it still is. Holy cow this is such a stunning work.