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Commonplace Reading - Issue #19

Engaged Reading Time
Hello. It’s Saturday night. The girls are sleeping well. My wife is marking. I’ve got a glass of whisky beside me and an iPad Pro in front of me.
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Digital Life
Can You Get Addicted to Trolling?
The furore around Zoella’s teenage tweets proves how low we've set the bar for public shaming
Dumping food in the Koi pond: a lesson in fake news - Interhacktives
Fake followers are ruining influencer marketing
Mental Health Break
Acadia | Maine on Vimeo
Acadia | Maine on Vimeo
Cultural Context
Why do women get all attractive if they don't want to be harassed? Glad you asked
Jony Ive on Apple Park and his unique, minimalist W* cover
Good News for Young Strivers: Networking Is Overrated
Why You Can Focus in a Coffee Shop but Not in Your Open Office
Experimentation
I’ve been doing a lot of work on video over the past 15 months or so — but little of that has made it into the public eye, as yet. Here’s a little glimpse. I took advantage of a family trip last weekend to test out the GoPro Karma Grip - a gimbal stabiliser that produces some pretty impressive results even when I’m running backwards…
Karma Grip Stablisation Test on Vimeo
Karma Grip Stablisation Test on Vimeo
And finally…
Due South is now available for free on Youtube
Adur sunset
Adur sunset
That’s all folks. Hope you enjoyed it — or at least found something useful in it.
See you at some indeterminate point in the future…
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