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Dudes, radio update: Tune in to London Thing, my new show with @charmlshake on Pulse Radio. It’s about the best things happening in London, with some historical smatterings and crap jokes. Every Thursday from noon. And you can listen again here. Advertisements


Ages ago I went to a Russell Davies talk in which he spoke about the Google ESP game, which turned a tricky task for a robot (tagging images) into a fun game for humans. Clever stuff. Though computers think quicker than we do and are great with the complex calculations, humans are still much better […]


DWS Tumblr

12Jul11

Oh and while you’re here, check out my new Tumblr site (I’m still messing around with the themes) http://danwalkersmith.tumblr.com/


Hacks/Hackers

12Jul11

First off, apologies for all those who’ve been missing the DWS molten eloquence. I’ve taken on a new start-up project, so it’s all busy busy busy (mainly working out what I’ll do with my untold riches when my ship comes in – colossal equestrian statues and gold-plated yachts, I imagine). There have been some good […]


This is me trying out some new material at the Cavendish Arms in Stockwell a couple of months ago. I’m still pretty new to it all, so I’d love to hear any thoughts. Cheers folks! P.S. The Cavendish Arms is awesome. Great place to perform and watch comedy.


Quick vid: Islamic scholar Hamza Yusuf on the joy of learning through play.  I disagree about Sesame Street – I think it’s fantastic – but I’m with him on a lot of this.  


Holy Christ this weather kills me. Every sodding autumn I get the same desire to move to Australia to become a professional surfer and beachwear model. But instead I’m trapped here  losing my mind, tan and will to live. And I’ve managed to bugger up my neck somehow so every morning starts with a a […]