Tag Archives: Silicon Valley

The letter to Anna Eshoo that wasn’t

This morning I read in The Wall Street Journal that apparently Anna Eshoo, whose district includes my hometown, was joining the NIMBY crackpot brigade that opposes California High Speed Rail. Terribly disappointed, this is the letter I wrote and was … Continue reading

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Women in Silicon Valley

Why So Few Women in Silicon Valley? – NYTimes.com. It’s a good article but really downplays the rampant sexism in the industry.

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Zero, Zilch, Nada

“Free! Why $0.00 Is the Future of Business” The most common of the economies built around free is the three-party system. Here a third party pays to participate in a market created by a free exchange between the first two … Continue reading

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Dutch Friends, Need Some US iPhone Help?

Robert asked me to take his busted iPhone in for service, so I figure I might as well widen the call: does anyone in Amsterdam want help with an iPhone, whether buying one or getting one repaired? I’ll be in … Continue reading

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Change the World or Go Home!

Bare with me, because this is going to be long… I really admire what Hugh McLeod’s doing with Blue Monster, which challenges Microsoft to change the world or go home. But really, we should all take up that challenge. What … Continue reading

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