Smith Micro Interview about Proactive International, Meshbox Design & NORAD Tracks Santa

Smith Micro Interview about Toon SantaSmith Micro’s Emmy Rey interviewed me about my involvement in the NORAD Tracks Santa program. Continue reading Smith Micro Interview about Proactive International, Meshbox Design & NORAD Tracks Santa

Sketch Leaving the Mac App Store Shows Understanding of Sales

Apple CassetteThe MacOS X developer community is abuzz with the announcement that Bohemian Coding is pulling their Sketch vector art product from the Mac App Store. Here is why developers should pay attention. Continue reading Sketch Leaving the Mac App Store Shows Understanding of Sales

Sourceforge Joins the Ranks of EVIL with Filezilla Malware

666 The Number of the BeastA lot of people rely on Filezilla, the FOSS FTP application. Versions you find on Sourceforge are plagued with malware. And it is on purpose. Continue reading Sourceforge Joins the Ranks of EVIL with Filezilla Malware

An Unnecessarily Polarizing Take on Immigration Reform

An unnecessarily polarizing take on immigration reformThe November 1, 2015 Sunday issue of The Oregonian ran my opinion pieceĀ  “An unnecessarily polarizing take on immigration reform“, which also appears on Oregonlive. Please see additional comments and corrections. Continue reading An Unnecessarily Polarizing Take on Immigration Reform

Wikipedia Ridiculous Apples to Oranges Comparison to Publishers on Systemic Bias

Wikipedia pats itself on the back for being better on addressing systematic bias than book publisher Taschen in a ridiculous comparison. Continue reading Wikipedia Ridiculous Apples to Oranges Comparison to Publishers on Systemic Bias

SaaS & Cloud Technologies Are Where Software Subscriptions Should Be

OneRender Cloud Based 3D ServiceI’ve been a critic of subscription based technologies based on customer value. However for some, subscriptions are just right. Case in point with OneRender. Continue reading SaaS & Cloud Technologies Are Where Software Subscriptions Should Be

Its Complicated,But it Can Be Effective: Brainstorming Still Works

This is a response I wrote to the Medium article Brainstorming Does Not Work: Why people who brainstorm are wasting their time, about the value of brainstorming an alternative group creative processes. Continue reading Its Complicated,But it Can Be Effective: Brainstorming Still Works