Category Archives: Technology

June 25, 2015

Comments Off on Tapping into passive goodwill with Smartphones

On FieldGuide, there is an article titled, “4 Ways to Use Your Smartphone for a Good Cause”. I’ve been thinking about this for a while both personally and professionally. Today’s modern cellular phone collects more data than we ever could have envisioned. My iPhone and Apple Watch inform me of how many flights of stairs […]

June 22, 2015

Comments Off on Technology: A Government Internet Identification is More Important than Ever

it was in 2011 that President Obama mentioned an Internet ID system at Stanford University. The system would belong under the Homeland Security umbrella and eliminate the need for passwords and all of those security questions. The other benefit to this system would be a huge transparency requirement for people using the Internet to troll, […]

June 10, 2015

Comments Off on Technology: Apple Watch Space Black Stainless with Milanese Loop

One concern was the black watch would contrast with the shiny milanese loop. After wearing the combo for a few days, I really like it. The loop is much lighter than my link bracelet and instantly adjustable almost addictively so.

June 9, 2015

Comments Off on Google Page Rank for “El Capitan” Before and after WWDC Announcement

I used a freshly reset Chrome Browser and was not logged into my Google Account. I searched “El Capitan” moments after it was mentioned at WWDC. I searched again today a full 24 hours later. Interesting to see the Apple-Effect on a very classic and widely known aspect of Yosemite National Park. Click here for […]

June 5, 2015

Comments Off on Technology: Tweetbot for Mac 2.0

I use Twitter only professionally now and have killed off my personal accounts except for a Twitter-Bot that posts when new blog posts go live. TweetBot for iOS and Mac have been my favorite personal clients for a very long time.  As M.G. Siegler wrote, “Yes, it’s $12.99. But you should be okay paying for […]