Monthly Archives: July 2015

5 Months, 48 States

Thoughtful author, great concept. I’m going to be reading this blog religiously for the next 150 days.  So should you.

Technology Is Magic, Just Ask The Washington Post

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
Most people don’t understand how technology works. When they flip a light switch, or tap their phone, what happens next is essentially magic to them. Oh, they may be able to handwave a bit about electrons and volts and microprocessors and radio waves and packet-switched networks, but they’re just mouthing the…

Bitcoin and Blockchain: two revolutions for the price of one?

Originally posted on Richard Gendal Brown:
I gave a brief talk on Bitcoin and blockchain technology to an audience of non-specialists at a dinner last week.  It covers many of the themes I’ve explored on this blog before. But the short, fifteen-minute, format forced me to be brief and clear.  This is an edited version…

Startup life is absurd

…yet wonderful. 

Bitmarmots

Marmota monax, to the max.