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#365daysofpolitics day 3: Officialdom

Today I recommitted to the political party that sprang out of the OpenPolitics Manifesto project. While I got involved a while ago my participation in the last six months has been almost non-existent due to the other pressing issues in my life.

That changed today when I agreed to be Something New’s technology officer. I’ll be a party official, combining my love of technology with my love of politics.

I’m very, very excited to get my teeth back into Something New and help grow the party from the relative success achieved in the general election.

Google, the freaky line and why Moto X is a game-changer

This article really speaks to my excitement at what technology can bring to our everyday lives. People know the Star Trek concept of saying "computer" and having it complete a task. The Moto X does exactly that. Obviously it’s nowhere near those sci-fi heights but remember for a second the state of technology ten years ago. Compare that to the advancements now, including Moto X. Now extrapolate that to ten years into the future and the scenarios this article suggests seem like a doddle. "OK Google Now, transport me to the pub."

Read Google, the freaky line and why Moto X is a game-changer