“If buying isn’t owning, piracy isn’t stealing”

“If buying isn’t owning, piracy isn’t stealing”

When Big Content makes the paid version *worse* than the free one. 20 years ago, I got in a (friendly) public spat with Chris Anderson, who was then the editor in chief of Wired. I’d publicly noted my disappointment with glowing Wired reviews of DRM-encumbered...
Tech Commitment Phobia and the Gig Economy: A Love Story

Tech Commitment Phobia and the Gig Economy: A Love Story

In cyber space, things change and develop faster than a quantum computer’s combinatorial analysis, making long term commitment even scarier than a bug-ridden codebase. Enter gig economy, the tech industry’s perfect rebound relationship, the adaptable solution...

Nobody leaves the family….