Top Films of 2013

Here’s my list, writing this on a train from NYC to DC with very poor internet. Good time to be alone with my thoughts: 10. American Hustle / Side Effects (tied) 9. Great Gatsby 8. Room 237 7. The Place…

New iPhone Predictions

Just a couple of quick predictions for the September 10th Apple announcement. As rumor of a gold iPhone run rampant I’ll throw a few of my own predictions out there: There will be an iPhone 5S and 5C. C will…

Is Die Antwoord a Joke or Racist or Something Else All Together?

The short answer is yes and yes and yes, but it’s also a little more complicated than that. First I should probably step back, who is Die Antwoord? They are a South African rap group (the name Die Antwoord means…

Protecting yourself in the modern surveillance state

I’ll reserve commentary on the revelations that the NSA is monitoring the online activity of every single American and has been doing so for years for another post. The purpose of this post is to outline reasonable steps you can…

The drama at Transylvania continues

My previous post about the drama at my alma mater has been read several hundred times in the past few days. Since writing that, there have been a few interesting developments. A document has surfaced, which is allegedly remarks made…

New site launched for my company

Just a quick update. Today my company launched an update to our site. It is mobile responsive and should work well on almost any device out there. It also utilizes what is known as “flat design.” This is the hottest…

2013 Internet Trends

Mary Meeker, internet prophet of the VC firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers (KPCB) released her annual internet trends report this week. As usual the report is fascinating. You can check it out here. Here are a few of the data…

Just a quick note: server is slow, I’m aware. I’ve optimized some stuff to try to speed it up, but I probably need to migrate to a new server. One of these days I’ll find the time. There’s also a…

Recent Projects

People always ask me what I do. After trying to explain they ask for examples. Here are a few such examples of projects I’ve completed recently. ConnectAd – ConnectAd empowers authors of user generated content (UGC) to select, control and…