writing

Aug
10
A Mobile Life

A Mobile Life

I met a man the other day, at the coffee shop. Pretty average guy, mid-thirties, scruffy in the way that you often see on the west coast,
4 min read
Aug
10
AI Does Not Fucking Exist

AI Does Not Fucking Exist

To this point, no one, not big tech, not academia, not even a secret evil genius has anything approaching a platform that fits even the most basic definition of AI.
2 min read
Aug
10
How could we all be so wrong?

How could we all be so wrong?

Our definition of computing needs re-thinking and fast
5 min read
Aug
10
Snapchat, your time is up

Snapchat, your time is up

Snap. Crackle. Pop? I tried to like Snapchat. I really did.
6 min read
Aug
10
3 Things Every Founder Needs to Hear

3 Things Every Founder Needs to Hear

There are few environments like a startup. Unfettered optimism, manic energy, a belief in something bigger than yourself, and more often than not, no fucking idea what’s coming next.
2 min read
Aug
10
Aren’t you tired of wasting your time?

Aren’t you tired of wasting your time?

Stop growth hacking. Stop trying to game the system and find shortcuts. Stop with the bullshit already.
1 min read
Aug
10
The real truth about Amazon

The real truth about Amazon

As much as they talk about wanting to build revolutionary products, in most big tech companies, Apple, Google, Facebook or Amazon, evolution trumps revolution on most days.
6 min read
Aug
10
Inside Amazon’s Moves to Know Everything About You

Inside Amazon’s Moves to Know Everything About You

It's not just Facebook and Google who want to control what you see and what you buy. Amazon is just as aggressive in collecting your information.
2 min read
Aug
10
How Much is Your Privacy Worth To You?

How Much is Your Privacy Worth To You?

I’m Betting it is Less Than You Think. The price for our privacy is surprisingly low.
2 min read
Aug
09
We’re So Close To a Better Future If Only We’d Shut Up About Privacy

We’re So Close To a Better Future If Only We’d Shut Up About Privacy

Welcome to the new world order, your information is out there, so why not have it benefit you?
8 min read