A momentous occasion this week: I finally finished my photo processing project, for now.
I have scanned every negative and slide, processed every RAW file, and put all of the results into Apple Photos, arranged into albums. I’ve set up Photos to sync to the cloud, to my Mac, to my phone and to my tablet. I can carry all 9,000+ of my photos around with me, search them, share them, and so on.
8 July 2018
The whole Hawai‘i trip started as a joke. Some years back, Bobby commented to Elizabeth that they should go to Hawaii on his 50th birthday, because Hawaii Five-O. Over the years they would remind each other of the idea. Eventually, with Bobby’s 50th coming up, they decided to do it. Having arranged to meet various family members from New Zealand there, they also invited us. Without giving it very much thought at all, I said yes.
27 May 2018
I’ve seen it argued that GDPR prohibits geoblocking. The argument goes something like this:
The ECJ has ruled that IP addresses are personal data. The text of Article 4 of the GDPR says:
‘profiling’ means any form of automated processing of personal data consisting of the use of personal data to evaluate certain personal aspects relating to a natural person, in particular to analyse or predict aspects concerning that natural person’s performance at work, economic situation, health, personal preferences, interests, reliability, behaviour, location or movements;