Wow, where did 2018 go!?

Turns out I was terrible at writing on here in 2018, for anyone that visits the site frequently (of which I don’t think there are many of you!) I apologise. I’ll jump into a 2018 retrospective at some point, and let you know why I didn’t dedicate as much…

Striving toward ‘inner peace’

I saw this tweet this morning: Although it’s pretty obvious in nature, it’s worthwhile reflecting upon every so often.  Just look at the apps and nomenclature of the past year; apps like Calm and Headspace dominating the charts. People becoming increasingly interested in ‘mindfulness’ and ‘meditation’.  In an always…

Facebook’s freefall

In 2017 Facebook generated roughly $40 billion in advertising revenue (49% yoy growth) from ~1.4 billion daily active users (14% yoy growth). For today’s post I couldn’t *not* write about the Facebook dramas that are unfolding. I’m not going to focus on Cambridge Analytica, but rather how the whole saga could…

Technology that I’m excited about

Sorry about the later-than-usual post, I’ve been trying to get into the habit of writing one article per day; and today, well it just got away from me. But, better late than never! A couple of days ago Y-Combinator released an update to their well known ‘Requests for Startups‘,…