A Little About Code Names

Throughout the internet, you’ll find a slew of geeks who refer to their projects by “code name.” Realistically, this isn’t GI Joe, so there’s no real reason to need a code name for your projects, right? I’m here to argue that. Since I’m involved in several web endeavors, there is

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How To Blog Like Robert Scoble

“Robert Scoble is media. I am media as well.” Robert Scoble, you may know, is a very prominent blogger with a whole hell of a lot of readers. Scoble is someone who I’ve kept up with over the last few years. He worked for Microsoft doing blogging and videos for

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gmail, phones, and moe., and blogging

1. gmail is incredible. since my firsttube.com account gets nothing but Russian spam now, I’ve directed it to my gmail account instead of my main account. I love the label system and the threaded conversations. 2. I’m so over my cell phone saga with AT&T TDMA, AT&T GSM, and Nextel.

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the needs of a blogger

All this recoding of firsttube has gotten me thinking about the needs and wants of the typical blogger. See, I don’t get livejournal and blogger users- the majority of them are just keeping an online diary. Worse off, the content is tripe – entries like “went to the mall with

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Blogs Are Dead

A few years ago, when slashdot was about the only real blog out there, the idea of a weblog – a dynamically generated “newsfeed” that allowed for posting and commenting via the browser, was a novel and cool idea. Along came other alternatives, phpnuke, scoop, geeklog, radiouserland, (Flip!), and all

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It’s Funny Cause It’s True

I’m such a loser. I don’t need a weblog. I never kept a diary, why would I use a weblog? The truth is, I like having a project like Flip. It keeps me occupied. It works, but there’s always stuff to tinker with. I get a kick out of building

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Boo Hoo.

So no one uses this weblog anymore. Except me. And Heidi – a little bit. The novelty wore off, I guess. But it’s okay. I’m still going to use it for myself. I make myself laugh sometimes when I read the stupid crap I write. Sometimes, I’m embarassed I wrote

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