Category: ideas

Automatic Pill Dispenser

Automatic Pill Dispenser

Update 3/13/13: It appears this solution is already well under way by several capable companies. You can read about eight companies in Jonah Comstock’s article over at MobiHealthNews. The last two, by e-Pill and...

Unified Smart Device.

Unified Smart Device.

We have a problem on our hands – device proliferation. If you work in IT like me it is likely that you suffer from having a plethora of heterogeneous devices: a work laptop, a...

Re: An Arab Spring for IT.

Re: An Arab Spring for IT.

The Article… Alan Cohen, VP of Marketing for Nicira, a disruptive startup focusing on altering the IT networking landscape, recently wrote a guest post for TechCrunch suggesting that an “Arab Spring” of sorts is...

Standing for Something.

Standing for Something.

Running from Politics I follow politics, I can discuss politics, but I try to avoid taking a position – especially publicly – on politics. As a child of the evangelical right – including the...

The Future of Computers?

The Future of Computers?

Right now we have a problem – the propagation of a number of essential smart devices. For example, at work I have a workstation with two LCD monitors. I also have a work laptop...

A Social Search Engine Proposal.

A Social Search Engine Proposal.

Overview: IMHO, the current state of search is depressing. This is not a new realization for me. It is seven or eight years ago now that I first imagined a social search engine which...

Mobile Computer Laptop Table (and Exercise Desk)

Mobile Computer Laptop Table (and Exercise Desk)

UPDATE: Back to the drawing board. After using it for a few days I placed my laptop on the desk and it promptly flipped! So…I’ll see if anyone wants the desk and start over...

A Bitcoin Primer.

A Bitcoin Primer.

Update 7/12/14: A great article over at Borro explaining what Bitcoin is, how it works, etc. Highly recommend reading it. This article still has more links to jump off of, but the Borro article is...

Fixing the Banking System.

Fixing the Banking System.

Today as I was driving home from work I was listening to NPR and heard a story about the congressional battle over capping fees banks charge for purchases. Such a cap would benefit retailers...

Coromega Multi-Vitamin?

Coromega Multi-Vitamin?

So, I’m taking my coromega omega-3 every day, and loving it. It tastes good, is easy to consume, and doesn’t require me to eat food with it….now, here is the million dollar question –...