Archive for August, 2006

  • Quickie Business Card Design II

    August 21, 2006

    I’ve playing with my business card designs again, printing off another 2 sets of 10 cards, this time on...

  • Making Sense With What You Got

    August 21, 2006

    Last Tuesday I asked readers to suggest 10 ideas to incorporate into a single story for Tuesday, which happens...

  • Why Do Cows Support Chick-Fil-A?

    August 19, 2006

    I happened to catch a PBS (public television here in the US) broadcast that showed a Chick-Fil-A sponsorship spot....

  • The Emergent Task Timer (Paper) Power User Edition

    August 18, 2006

    My friend Barry came across one of his co-workers using the paper Emergent Task Timer to keep track of...

  • Kodak Camera Industrial Design Surprise

    August 17, 2006

    I was at Circuit City a few days ago, browsing the digital camera aisle. My trusty Canon G2 has...

  • Benevolent Dictators

    August 17, 2006

    Barbara made an interesting comment in my recent post on Being the Mayor. She wrote: I think what...

  • When Some Workspaces are More Equal than Others

    August 16, 2006

    A while ago I wrote about the distraction of blogging and personal email. Based on this insight, I separated...

  • Oops: Akismet and Comments

    August 16, 2006

    I just realized that Akismet, the popular spam comment filter, has been eating a lot of valid comments here…my...

  • On Being The Mayor

    August 15, 2006

    A few weeks ago, I happened to be walking on the beach with my friends Sally and Steve. There...

  • What Do Idea People Do?

    August 15, 2006

    We had an interesting lunch in Portsmouth: me, Mark Reeves and Jeff Leombruno discussing the nature of professional organizations....

  • 9rules Interview w/ Dave Seah

    August 15, 2006

    The ever-delightful Lindsay has been interviewing 9rules members like Shawn Grimes and Bryan Veloso, and now it’s my turn!...

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    August 14, 2006

    If you were hacking Apple IIs in the 70s and 80s, you might recognize this bit stream; each period...