Osaka: Google, Toyota and 2025
Earlier this year, with a longstanding invitation from our friends newly moved to Osaka, we decided with my wife (and 2-month-old baby!) to catch the shinkansen for a weekend with our friends. Thinking back, last time I was in Osaka was 2001 about to meet my mother at the downtown youth hostel for her very […]
The 140 London Summer Mixtape
A 140-style remix that reminds me of London in the summer. At just under 15mins, it’s perfect for some inspiration as you fire up the BBQ with beers on ice. Kick off with sharp grime vocals and bass Badman Ting from Killa’s Army/XLMad on Numa Recordings, connecting Jamaica to London via Italy. Next is ethereal […]
Automated driving and microEV mobility in rural Saitama
Just to the northwest of Tokyo is the prefecture of Saitama, conveniently connected by multiple lines of public transport into Tokyo, and where a good portion of Tokyo’s working population calls home. Rural Saitama was where I was for two months during my very first trip to Japan in the summer of 1996, staying at […]
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