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James Essex and Permissionless Innovation

I have been researching the unpublished works of a little known English Antiquarian James Essex (1722-1784) for my doctoral thesis. He was a Cambridge man who trained as a surveyor and raised his status throughout his lifetime to become part of … Continue reading

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Renewing my US Passport

This blog suffers from lack of updating and lack of care due to the very fact that I travel a lot for work. When I’m not travelling I’m trying to keep up with my PhD research, a task that is … Continue reading

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Why I won’t be reading Bringing up the Bodies

I love reading historical mysteries. (I love reading all mysteries, in fact, and I like Scandinavian noir too, but for the purposes of this blog post I will be sticking to historical mysteries!) In any case, often people recommend to me Hilary … Continue reading

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Daily Mash on the new EU Cookies Directive

The Mash comes through again: At least one website is having a bit of fun implementing this burdensome EU mandate.

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Research and reading complexity

In the course of my research a rather obvious thought has come to me. The level and quality of Tudor and Jacobean research has grown in its complexity. As with everything in the world, the development of research ideas and … Continue reading

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Goodbye Last Press, Hello Discovery Process

I am in the middle of moving away from all things having to do with Last Press Label.  I still have a company and an email address, but I guess that I feel it is time to close the Last … Continue reading

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