Fighting Facebook takes many forms. As they threaten so many parts of our society, our response has to be diversified. Molly Lambert writing on Twitter: https://twitter.com/mollylambert/status/1189229640692518912?s=20 Brent Simmons response goes in the same vein I mine. It is a matter of choice and willingness. Big corporations like Facebook not only are a challenge for democracy,... Continue Reading →
I came across this post recently about having a personal blog: At the risk of sounding religious about this, and maybe I am, our personal websites are our temples. They remain the one space on the internet where we decide how we are introduced to friends, potential employees and strangers. It’s a place where we... Continue Reading →
What is success? I think this picture is so representative of my blogger's life.
I'm working on another long piece... to be published in a few days from now... On the left Keynote, on the right, Ulysses.
Photo by Volkan Olmez on Unsplash Since my return to this blog, a few weeks ago, I noticed something fascinating. I'm not sure about it yet but there seems to be something special happening with this blog. When I write about non technical stuff, or with no reference to technology whatsoever nor photography or even nothing about privacy... Continue Reading →
The satisfaction of closing a week of hard work for my blog and seeing the results. My second best day - February 17th - Yeah! But then, another week is starting the next day and having to climb again the mountain it seems... Having to start over and keep people coming because they are interested!... Continue Reading →
A recent post on Red Sweater Blog about Google partially shutting down Blogger's API (the ones for uploading pictures) reminded me about the existence of Blogger as a platform for bloggers. This is a very disappointing development, but it sort of comes with the territory for an app such as MarsEdit that supports a variety... Continue Reading →
First watch this shot video then come back here. https://youtu.be/L4pE-pdhnJw Nobody Cares About Your Photography The main take-out for me is that you have to do something that is useful, meaningful, not because people care because they don't. It doesn't have to be meaningful to everybody but at least for you. And when we do... Continue Reading →
The more I write and the more I have to read and the more I have something to write about. This thought popped up in my head this morning. It reminded me my time on Facebook where I would share thoughts on controversial subjects that I was passionate about. Over time I found out that... Continue Reading →