A cliched post

A cliched post

I’m going to be short and to the point, here. I swear I am. This is a cliched bit of writing I am about to do, so I am apologizing upfront for it. I am sorry. I am sorry for what I’m about to say. Now, here we go. It’s been a long time since I last...
On Community

On Community

When I was a socially awkward teen, one of my main hobbies was playing around on computers. I didn’t just want to run programs or play games, I wanted to understand everything about them – how they’re built, what each part of the hardware does, how...

The New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer

After a year of teasers and trailers that reveal little of the plot of the new Star Wars movie, we finally get a broader look at Episode VII, which comes out in theatres December 18. The new trailer also marks the opening of online ticket sales. The Star Wars camp...

Marco Arment to podcasting community: Big Money is coming

Marco Arment, writing on his site marco.org: This time, I’m not too worried about Pocket Casts and Castro. Well, a little — that instinct never fully leaves a person. But even after Pocket Casts ships their silence skipper and volume booster shortly on iOS and Castro...

It’s Kindergarten Eve. Here are my thoughts.

Tomorrow, my son Adam will take his first step into a larger world. Much to my chagrin, he’s not becoming a Jedi (yet), but he is attending his first day of kindergarten. Adam, his mom and I met with his teacher a few days ago, forked over some cash for supplies...