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Twitter is in a death spiral

I’ve worked at a number of Silicon Valley startups and also mature major tech companies and there is one thing I’ve learned over those years – layoffs at a high tech company are the start of slow, sometimes fast, decline … Continue reading

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Blogging and views

Despite doing this blog for nearly three years I find the views I get fairly mysterious. Many years ago I did a blog and got nearly zero attention and thought, WTF, why bother with this. The world is filled with … Continue reading

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A couple of quick comments

While I’d known about this source for a long time I had the time to do more exploration and thus find the RationalWiki an excellent source. While it is heavily oriented toward debunking religion it also deals with other areas … Continue reading

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This generations sees its “flower power” dream end too

For most of you who are too young to remember the summer of love and flower power, you just witnessed a repeat when Facebook bought Oculus VR and thus has destroyed Kickstarter. Every generation has to have its crazy idealism, … Continue reading

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What is the point of blogging?

I don’t have any research (or references) to comment about other bloggers, but at least I can try to address this question for me. Or maybe I can if I think about it hard enough. After 20 months and nearly … Continue reading

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Reasons to unplug

This article is one of these lists about something I should do. Let’s take a look. It’s about health reasons why one should unplug, not a big issue for me, but I’ll comment anyway: Zaps Focus And Productivity:¬†Might apply if … Continue reading

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Maybe it wasn’t worth saying?

You know how sometimes you’re talking about something and you either lose your train of thought and/or you’re interrupted and then you can’t recall what you were saying (I think this happens to everyone, not just me). Well, as they … Continue reading

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