Today is the first day of the rest of my life. This, of course, can be said of every person, every day. For me, today, it rings truer than ever. Today is the first day in my new position with Markley Cloud Services. This is actually a set of fairly radical changes. First, I’ll be heading […]
Just words of various meanings…
I quit my job today. This wasn’t just any job, it was the best job I’ve ever had. More than that, it was my dream job. I remember telling a friend about 6 or 7 years ago that what I really wanted was to go work for the Internet Society. I wanted to turn my […]
Happy New Year! Now that I’ve put 2013 to bed, it’s time to turn towards this New Year ahead. I’m taking a hint from my new colleague Dan York and am going to pass on resolutions this year and instead focus on three words. My three words for 2014? Create Discover Preserve They may sound […]
I learned a lot in 2014.
Predictions of our eminent demise have again been exaggerated and although b’ak’tun 13 has ended, life on earth appears to continue. So we’re all stuck here together for a while longer it seems. To make the most of that, I believe that we should all take stock of our achievements and failures, asses our priorities, […]
I’ve recently started posting some of my Internet specific pieces on CircleID. CircleID is a collaborative news and opinion website where professionals come to connect, inform and be informed about the latest developments that are shaping the Internet infrastructure. Postings on CircleID cover all aspects of the Internet infrastructure including technical, commercial, legal, political, and […]
The recent heat wave here in Denver signaled the official start of summer and marks the mid-year point of 2012. That’s right, we’re already halfway between 2011 and 2013. Time just keeps on slipping. Making use of the time that we have is our only recourse. Productivity and achievement are our weapons against old man […]
This post describes a “smart” refrigerator (or “eFridge”) that acts as the hub of a smart kitchen eco-system, a method for providing information to the eFridge via “smart” products and other means, and a user interface.
The first (often overlooked) step to becoming “successful” is defining success. We must set our coordinates accurately so that we can someday reach our intended destination.