Tag: personal

  • Christine Sherman

    My grandmother died last week. I wrote about it in my newsletter. It is reprinted here for posterity when Substack goes dark eventually. — She was my grandmother, but of course she was more than that. She was a human being with thoughts and wants and needs and she was not shy about telling you…

  • Occipital

    This week I’ve officially accepted a position with [Occipital][link], helping them bring their kickass computer vision research and products to the web. You may know them from their app, [360 Panorama][360], which is found on most iPad demo units in Apple stores. They also created [Red Laser][red], which is now owned by eBay. Glad to…

  • 25 Years Into The Future

    *For those of you confused about the dates in the BTTF movies see my update below.* Back To The Future first arrived on cinema screens 25 years ago. When I was a boy, most kids wanted to be Michael Jordan, or the President, or maybe an astronaut. I wanted to be [Doctor Emmett L. Brown][doc].…

  • We Now Return To Your Regularly Scheduled Programming

    Namely: smut, code, lies, and art in the 21st century. My computer has been in the shop for the past week, so I’ve been doing other things. Non-internet things. I am back, now. In the interim I didn’t enjoy [Fiasco: A History of Hollywood’s Iconic Flops][flops], and did enjoy [Adventures in the Screen Trade][screen]. [flops]:…