Unlabel

Marc Ecko‘s story is one of the lesser known (or at least discussed) amidst the business community. That’s a shame. It’s a great one. I read his new book, Unlabel:…

No Specials

Last night, at a slightly upscale restaurant in Midtown Atlanta, six of us were seated at the booth in the photo above. We were enjoying light conversation about Web technologies,…

Go Forth and Prosper

There you sat, excited and accomplished. A carefully selected orator reciting a commencement address to the class of 2010. Your dreams are fresh, vivid, and tangible. It feels as though…

Lacerations

Just like that it happened. In an instant. Thwick! And the blood flowed. I had cut my finger while washing a chef’s knife. Badly. The flesh lay open, drooling crimson…

The Paradox of Easy

Who hasn’t been frustrated by a “press one for English” menu system? Over time, these systems have become more sophisticated. Voice recognition, caller ID, and detailed research and analysis of…