Watch Anecdotes: People from the IL DMV and emissions offices

I love talking to regular, non-tech/nerdy folks about how they use their tech. I think it’s a great way to get out of my industry perspective bubble.

Medium is becoming an interesting writing community that actually pays

Medium has its pros and cons, but its membership program to pay writers seems to be growing. Maybe that’s a good thing.

I canceled our Amazon Prime membership

After a good night sleep and morning cup of coffee, I did it for two main reasons.

What if we didn’t have to grant access to *all* contacts?

Granting permission for an app or service to upload our contacts can…

Some recent changes to the newsletter

Nothing too major, but it’s doing well and I want to do more with it.

I wish Blendle worked more like a feed reader

I like this attempt at micro-transactions-for-news, but I can’t help but feel it could use a different approach.

The downside of paid upgrade pricing for apps

There is no One Business Model to Rule Them All. But this is still frustrating.