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Thursdays 7:30 @OM

I’ve been super busy lately — in a good way!  I’ve been teaching a new (to me) express class Thursday evenings at 7:30 (omyoga.com).  It’s late enough that it doesn’t usually fill up, and there’s usually a nice chill vibe. …

Top 10 Records of 2009

Animal Collective – Merriweather Post Pavilion Ebullient! Devendra Banhart – What Will We Be Undeniably legit, and I don’t usually like him Beirut – March of the Zapotec/Realpeople Holland Realpeople Holland is the best electronic music I’ve heard in ages…

More Partner Yoga @ OM with Clare!

Clare and I will be teaching another partner yoga workshop Thursday, Nov. 12th, 7:30 – 9:30 PM. We had a ton of fun last time, with a bunch of people bringing along their less-experienced friends/boyfriends/spouses etc. Drop me a line…

Joining the OM Staff

It’s a pleasure and an honor to join the staff at my favorite yoga center, OM! Starting 9/14, I’ll be teaching a regular class – Basics I, Mondays 10 AM. It’s a new 1:15 class for beginners – no experience…

Copyright Reform Bad for GPL/Open Source?

Ars Technica has a piece about Sweden’s Pirate Party pushing for copyright reform. Counterintuitively, this may weaken alternative licensing schemes (“copyleft”) such as the GPL. The GPL relies on strong copyright law to enforce its stipulation that derivative works also…

Partner Workshops @ OM with Clare!

In August, excellent OM teacher Clare Ryan and I will be teaching two partner yoga workshops! They’re going to be super fun! Thurs, Aug. 13, 7:30 PM – Restorative for couples (help each other relax and open) Weds, Aug. 26,…

No More Tuesday Classes in the West Village

I’m sad to report that there will be no more yoga classes at 55 Bethune, the funky and low-cost loft space in the west village where I’ve been teaching for a while. Thanks to everyone who came out. These classes…

Subbing at OM!

I’m now on the sub list at OM! Please check my yoga calendar for the latest updates on when I’m subbing – sometimes I get a last-minute call. I have practiced at OM for years and I did my teacher…

New Google Library Terms for Partner Schools

Wired covers the latest in the negotiations between Google’s Library of the Future project and the University of Michigan. The worry was that after getting hooked on Google-digitized copies of books, schools would be subject to whatever price structure Google…

Install Unofficial iPhone Apps without Jailbreaking

iPhone developer Ripdev has released desktop software for Mac (PC soon) that can push applications to your iPhone without jailbreaking. InstallerApp will not install a set of command-line utilities and unlock the system partition as usually is done by some…