What Independence Day is For Me

I know for most people out there, the 4th of July is a day of fireworks, cooking out, boating, etc. (or huddling in their abode with their scared pets 😉 ) and many don’t understand the origins of it and why it is celebrated. It is, basically, to celebrate independence...

Why I’m Quitting Apple – Specifically iPhones

To start, I’ve always been an Apple fan – more than that really, an Apple evangelist, when it comes to technology, unified hardware/software platform, design aesthetics, mobile app security and so on. Back in 2007, I bought the original iPhone 1 even though...

Goodbye 2014, 2015 is upon us.

For me, 2014 was a year of struggle. Personally, emotionally and financially it started out with high hopes, as every year does, but 2014 ended sort-of, kind-of low for me. But that low is temporary. Due to a number of reasons, things went south early in the year,...