Entries by todd

not giving…

Thanks to bass buddy Alan Loshbaugh for posting this article on the art of “selective caring” (reworded for a family audience). This is a critical skill that is often forgotten or overlooked in life.

to the classroom

A few hours today with teachers from the Da Vinci school, and conversation of ways to help them with technology. An ulterior motive of mine for years has been to help figure out how to transform K-12 (or if K-12 even makes sense any more), building on what we’ve learned with various digital/immersive technologies. It […]

Steely Dan is playing Coachella this year…

This is a running joke in our family, as I take any arcane combination of two words and turn it into this line. But in this case, it really is happening. I was surprised, but LA Weekly has a great piece on exactly why they should be playing. Actually for the first time ever my […]


it’s a threat!!!

So today the FTC said that the “internet of things” may be a threat to personal privacy in a few years. Umm…in a few years? Never underestimate how behind the curve government officials really are…

welcome to the future

New year, new web site, new attitude. Back to blogging while cutting down on other digital detrius. Also looking to post at least one recording of something original per week. May be small, may be meandering, but it will be something. TO create is to create…or something like that.

the new plumbing

Well, after almost a decade of running nostatic.com on Drupal, I decided to start fresh an now we’re up and running with wordpress. There actually are about three or four different iterations of nostatic.com, as it has been up since ’03 (and before that as nostatic.fm) running with static html, ExpressionEngine, MovableType, and then Drupal. […]