Westworld, The Circle, and Modern Cyberpunk

This weekend, I got caught up on Westworld. I was pretty nonplussed by the season two finale and wasn’t sure if I’d continue watching the show. But the shelter-in-place order has given me more time and I found myself watching the four recent episodes in season three.

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A Love Letter To Defunct Software

I love technology. There’s something exciting about opening up a new product and seeing the thought and care that went into designing it. And it’s equally sad to watch a product that speaks to you disappear from the world. What follows is a list of software that is no longer with us, but was still loved.

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I Am Not A Power User

My relationship with technology has changed a lot since high school. I used to be a power user. I preferred desktops to laptops and built them from scratch with parts I bought online.

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Thoughts On Javascript

I’ve seen several threads arguing over JavaScript recently, and it’s starting to get to me. Before I go into my personal feelings about Javascript, I feel compelled to say this: We’re stuck with JavaScript.

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Google Should Fix Android’s Back Button

Now that Google has fixed the location of Android’s battery percentage indicator(a long time pet peeve of mine), it’s time for them to tackle the biggest remaining user interface problem: the back button.

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