Dear YouTube

Dear YouTube, You have done so much to enable creators to make and share exciting videos, whether that be mini series, cooking shows, films, music videos, news, podcasts, top 10s, documentaries, you name it. Many communities have spawned around channels and topics, with comment sections ranging from support, to fully-blown drama. And whilst there is […]

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Truncated Dreams

On the 9th of April 2014, I closed my business, packed my bags, and flew to Belgium, after struggling with my startup for roughly 2 years. This is a¬†story about¬†shortcomings, failures, and personal mistakes I made during those years. There are plenty of articles about failed startups, describing postmortems in detail, so with this story […]

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Building a web application for $5-10 per month

SAAS companies seem to fulfil almost every need lately; from VCS to mailing, from authentication to screen sharing, from image and video processing to caching and app hosting. Interestingly enough, a lot of these companies offer basic tiers for free, so it is becoming increasingly possible to launch a web application where most of the […]

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FF4 vs IE9 vs Chrome10

Before you go all “Oh no! Not another review on the latest browsers!” on me, I state that I have been on the net and looked at reviews and comparisons of the latest browsers, and I am somewhat dissatisfied. There are quite a few comparisons of IE9 vs FF and Chrome, but most of them […]

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Microsoft ahead of the game with IE9?

Browser wars are back! Microsoft has just released IE9. Now, we were aware of a new look, impressive speed, and other impressive aspects of this revamped model of IE9 for quite a while now… But is this a game changer? Check out the promotional video below: I’ve not had a chance to give it a […]

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On the usefulness of tablet computers

I recently read an interesting article on TechCrunch which talks about the 6 or so operating systems geared towards tablets which will soon have to face a battle for who gains the most popularity in the limited market of tablet PCs. Linda Lawrey posted this article on her Google Buzz which sparked a discussion about […]

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