digital detritus - a new hope

So, over the past 72 hours it has been delete, install, move, copy, wait, check settings, wait again, find duplicates, delete, delete, delete. In no particular order: Surface Pro 4 vs iPad Pro - after 36 hours with the SP4 and a handwritten…
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digital detritus part deux

Following up on this post, a tentative solution is in place. Complicating matters was the home time capsule being full (used for backups of 3 computers as well as file storage). So more moving/purging continues. As an example, I have over 50K…

the future of F1?

McLaren's MP4-X concept car. While it looks all jet-fighter, it really is about safety concerns in F1, with the two major ones being open wheel (wheel-to-wheel contact can be pretty violent) and open cockpit (injury from debris). The tech stuff…

i'm shocked...

To paraphrase Captain Renault from Casablanca, "I'm shocked...shocked to find out that Google is collecting personal student information..."  
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talking VR

Moderating a panel discussion on VR content development at USC. Never a dull moment, even when you're the only academic in the front...  
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Tidal surge

I finally have had it with bad sonic quality music. MP3 was a great solution 10 years ago when networks were slow and storage space was expensive. But today, bandwidth is plentiful and drives are big and cheap. And life is too short to listen…