Are Foursquare and Facebook Ahead of the Curve by Carving Their Products Up?
How Did the Populace Fall Asleep at the Wheel?
Hint: it's not just science.
I think we all come into each day with a notion of how things work - let’s call that a worldview. And at the foundation of this worldview are facts. But what makes those facts true?
Facts appear to be objectively knowable things (ie, My lamp can take up to a 60W bulb)....
Is the Microsoft Battleship Finally Turning?
Lines of code dance across your screen
They prance to your beat
You can manipulate the machine
Devops bring it to life
Just instructions laid bare
Metal to mettle
Betwixt your mind and their steel
An aluminum sheen binds us together
That code reflects your intellect
You want the...
A Combined Approach for Food and Health
If you think about the concept of food or health in American culture, almost inevitably, that brings you to the food system or the healthcare system. But when people think about wellness, it gets treated not as a system or business but as a fuzzy idea. That's...
A Reflection on a Past Love
I've found an interesting thing about love: it's a funny dance where neurochemistry reformulates idiosyncratic behaviors into terms of endearment. And in those quiet moments between things, I develop deep, enduring affection. But one where I don't get to know...
Two Paths But Only One John
I can see it now. I’m kicking back on a firm, wooden rocking chair that’s resting on a wraparound porch that envelops me like a warm blanket. The porch is laid out in a broad horseshoe pattern, with Baroque windows draped against the Victorian house behind me. Like a...
Here ye, here ye: Calling all corporate whores!
Casting call at 10 am today
Engorge the Cayman Accounts
You Will Obey Your Master
SNAP! into action
Like a synchronized swim team
Designed to pirouette corporate goals
Why No One Will Care About Windows 9 (or whatever it will be called)
I remember a time back when I was much younger -- about 16 years old -- and I dreamt of a having a computer. That’s pretty normal today but it was decidedly uncool and actually quite uncommon back in the late 90s, especially when you set out to build your...