Tag: Web

  • Make the open web cool again?

    It looks like the open web is having a sort of renaissance in certain segments of the web. You can read some articles from John Gruber, Dave Winer, and Joe Cieplinski. The term open web is amorphous and means many things to many different people, so trying to nail down a single definition and meaning is akin […]

  • John Gruber at XOXO

    John Gruber of Daring Fireball spoke at XOXO 2014 and they recently posted his talk on YouTube about content on the web, companies, Daring Fireball … and other things. The entire talk is really good (the most quotable stuff is near the end) and it is mostly clean (language-wise). Enjoy.

  • Review: Web Operations

    Review: Web Operations

    I’ve been on an “IT operations” kick with my reading recently, and my choice this time was a little different from the others I have been reading. Web Operations: Keeping the Data On Time by John Allspaw, Jesse Robbins is not immediately applicable (or at least obviously so) to the situation I find myself in every day. […]

  • Not Going Back

    App-pocalypse Now by Jeff Atwood got some play last week around the web last week (or was it the week before, I can’t keep track of these thing) and it has been sticking in my mind since then. I do not want to go back to the web-centric world for all applications. The idea that every […]

  • Google Reader Replacements

    As has been known for a few months, Google is shutting down Google Reader on July 1. Sadly, no clear alternative has come out for me … or at least, not a complete solution to replace my reliance on Google Reader + Reeder. As such, I am just going to outline, briefly, what I have […]