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Celebrating a minor victory and relocatingSDk Updates ->

Wed 26 Aug, 2009.

Chris and Daryl are pleased to announce that our horns have unlocked with those of bureaucracy; fortunately, it was not a struggle to the death, although we did have a lot of trouble with a potential objection to one of our trademark applications that was both time consuming and stressful. C'est la vie in an image- and economics-obsessed Anglo–Saxon world where, as Oscar Wilde would put it, the economic and political mandarins, their legion of minions and the duped public, know "the price of everything and the value of nothing".

We are, at present, celebrating a minor victory and can now relax a little and get on with our broader project.

Other, more personal issues, have caused delays with SDk, namely, pulling up roots and moving house. Both Chris and Daryl are relocating; Chris to across town to an abode that will provide an improved work environment, and Daryl to the inspiring, cosmopolitan bustle of a major urban centre that will see a physical SomethingDark presence established in a more appropriate arts- and culture-oriented setting.

We would like to assure all contributors and other interested parties that we are on the job and working at getting SDk online ASAP. As we said at the beginning, a project of this size and complexity takes time...