February 7, 2008
A Completely Personal Post About My Visit to San Jose, Part IFebruary 7, 2008
I flew to northern California last Tuesday for a week-long onsite working session. The routine is a bit more...
September 12, 2007
Four Classes of AdultsSeptember 12, 2007
There’s a children’s book called Half Magic by Edward Eager. My sister claims that we both read it when...
August 17, 2006
Kodak Camera Industrial Design SurpriseAugust 17, 2006
I was at Circuit City a few days ago, browsing the digital camera aisle. My trusty Canon G2 has...
August 10, 2006
A Minor Design MysteryAugust 10, 2006
I was visiting a company in the Boston area last Tuesday, and happened to walk by this awesome Vespa...
August 2, 2006
Naturally Predatory Business PracticesAugust 2, 2006
I was watering the basil plant on my deck when I noticed that an industrious spider had woven a...
July 31, 2006
Boston Day Trip MemoriesJuly 31, 2006
Last Wednesday I spent a day in Boston, as part of a drive to “be more social”. My working...