Postcards from the Bleeding Edge
Wednesday, August 01, 2007

  travel, travel, travel

now in Boston...

had dinner and discussion with the world's most famous free software person. He turned me on to some GREAT 14 note per octave music, among other things.

Today I'm finally visiting the exciting offices of the one laptop per child project, with dozens of people hunched over very tiny laptops, trying to see if I can get a B4 for my audio work to do, and just meeting people that I may or may not have met over irc...

Amazing place, Boston. Oddly enough Doc is here, too.

Got a million things left to do here, including replacing my passport, and I'd love to read some newspaper clippings from around the time of the Boston Tea party, see the USS constitution, etc, etc, etc....

and then I have to get ready to return to Nicaragua.

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I'm not sure what you mean by "B4", but if it means "millions of kids all over the world making and publishing music on their little laptops", I can't imagine anything cooler.

However, since the much-anticipated release of Ubuntu Studio, no one seems to be able to make any music with it. Can you help us? Please see the thread at http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=148467 I am posting as Aurora.
 
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