Category Archives: Life

Agile ideology in startups

I am not a fan of ideologies. Inflexibility of thinking or the ability to take reality into account rarely leads to great outcomes. Just look at history.┬áMethodologies, on the other hand, I like. The difference between the two is in … Continue reading

Posted in Life, startups | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Racism Has Many Forms

A thoughtful post from my friend Brian Shin, founder/CEO of Visible Measures.

Posted in Life | Tagged | Leave a comment

Saving Trees

We’ve been trying to save some trees by reducing the amount of junk mail we receive. Most junk mail never made it into our house–the recycling bins are in the garage. My wife started using CatalogChoice to stem the flood … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

How to Add a 20x Zoom to Your iPhone or Blackberry

Jason and I had a Plinky working session earlier which was briefly interrupted by our attempts to take a picture of Lady Liberty through the eyepiece of┬áthe Celestron Ultima 80 spotting scope in my room. Jason got a good shot … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hilarious

As a kid I used to like exothermic reactions quite a bit, especially the ones that happened very, very quickly. However, I didn’t have access to that much dynamite. Or whales, for that matter.

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Oh, Well…

…and a cheers for comebacks.

Posted in Life | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Go Pats!

As a soccer fan, I just wish the New England Revolution were as good as the Sox and the Pats…

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment