I left a comment on a blog of a guy I had never met. He took a chance and hired me.
On the indelible impressions of the devices we hold closest
Lost amidst the hubbub around flat design is the fact that the flat trend makes it really easy for mediocre designers to do merely passable work.
A commentary on my blog on the state of comments, inspired by a series of comments on a website for people to comment on blog posts.
With my attention fixed on Twitter during the Boston Manhunt, even with CNN blaring on the television, I wondered, "At what point will it stop feeling natural to turn to broadcast media during major news events?"
A Winklevossian tale of an invention whose time has come, and nearly left me behind.
It's natural to view news items and blog posts about the brain as authoritative. We need to talk about what we're talking about when we talk about "the brain".
Why Apple's recent "defensive" showing may more tactical than meets the eye.
A response to Scott Adams of Dilbert and some successful guys I interacted with on Twitter on the topic of entrepreneurship. My take: Entrepreneurship is a wonderful thing, but let's not prescribe or fetishize it.