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  • On Snapchat

    I have always hated Snapchat. That much is certain. I decided to pen some thoughts about Snapchat after reading a post by Scott Galloway. Mostly, this is about the users. Not so much about Snap Inc. However, back in 2013 I thought it was a pretty addicting, innovative, neat social network. It’s obvious that there…

  • Tl;dr unless you’re running a SPA, working with JavaScript and HTML is going to be an uphill battle avoiding the FOUC.

  • Yikes, this was painful. I feel like AMP pages are just not worth their salt.

  • Last Updated: September 17, 2018 MacBook with a mechanical Keyboard and a multi touch Trackpad MacBook with Touch Bar and mechanical Keyboard, and a multi-touch Trackpad  MacBook with Touch Bar and solid state Keyboard Keys (not unlike the iPhone 7 home button), and a multi-touch Trackpad MacBook with a full-screen transmutable touchscreen Keyboard (you heard me), and…

  • Have you read this? Wow that is amazing. I’m shocked to see such a large percentage, but I can’t say that I’m surprised. Because, simply put jobs can be boring. Are we seeing the dead-cat bounce of America job satisfaction? As the last tenured career prospectors of yore begin to retire or die, are more and more jobs moving into the…

  • A heads up, this tut is out of date. Keeping around for posterity.

  • Recently I was asked, “Stephen are you a web designer, or a web developer?” Wait a minute. I have to choose? I can’t do a little bit of both? What are you implying? There was a lot of questions. The problem in corporate workspaces is mainly flexibility. And by flexibility I mean transmutability. Older, deep-rooted conservative organizations prefer…

  • Long-distance relationships are hard. They get easier with shared goals and lots of patience.

  • Failures can be painful, but sometimes they can be illuminating and valuable.

  • When Standard Oil began vertically and horizontally integrating sections of industry into its’ grasp, people got pretty upset. Ultimately, it led to The Department of Justice suing the company in 1911 under federal law and allegations of anti-trust. The Rockefeller’s vision for the planet, was bleak and self-serving. Apparently, vertically and horizontally integrating businesses can…