Running, Tech

Can Net Neutrality Realistically Exist?

Heated discussions are abound online and off regarding net neutrality. Let’s take a second to actually define net neutrality so that we aren’t operating from errant presuppositions. Net neutrality has been defined as a “buzzword used to describe a principle proposed for users’ access to networks participating in the Internet. The principle advocates no restrictions by Internet service providers and…

Continue Reading

Design

Finally…I'm Undergoing a Redesign

I’ve been working on a full-life makeover here the last few months and with that comes a redesign of my personal website! For those of you who care, I actually modeled it after my favorite hat. It was kind of like that Kohler commercial where a couple asks a fancy architect to build their house around a sink. Backstory: I’ve…

Continue Reading

Diary

Home For The Holidays

I don’t come home very often, but when I do it’s always nice to dodge questions about my love life and my parking situation. My parents went all out with Christmas this year, which is great but strange since we didn’t really celebrate it too much when I was growing up. I think it was because they were so busy…

Continue Reading

Philosophy

The Problem With Christmas

As a child I really enjoyed saving up my allowance and buying stuff for my friends and family. My father never really took well to the whole concept of buying stuff and I think I finally know why. The course of events this last year has really pushed me into the realm of “the bigger picture.” The thoughts that cloud…

Continue Reading

Tech

When Your Company Is Bigger Than Life And You Can Still Acknowledge Your Fans…That's a Good Sign

You know what it shows me when someone uber-successful actually responds to an @mention? It shows me that they don’t believe that their accomplishments are bigger than themselves. I totally respect that. Techie startup LOVE! <3 I’d like to think that one day (when I reach a fraction of success that our contemporary tech entrepreneurs have achieved) I’ll never forget…

Continue Reading

Diary

Why I Love Social Media

It’s fun connecting with people online…but it’s even better having the eyes and ears of all of your friends a few keystrokes away. Luckily for me, all but one of my friends from art school is on Twitter so it’s great being able to keep up with their projects. I shared a minor victory on Twitter and a few minutes…

Continue Reading