Random Musings

I have lots of hobbies and passions outside of search. Rather than maintain a separate blog for these, I share those thoughts here.

I believe in being authentic, and not separating my work/personal thoughts is part of that.

Facebook and the Real Me

I saw a video on Facebook today that I found inherently disturbing. It illustrated how people’s lives on Facebook aren’t really as good as they seem, and that people save their best (pictures, events, ideas) for Facebook and hide the worst. While that may be...

Marketing 101, SocialChorus, and Google

I am shocked by the internet hubbub today around Microsoft and SocialChorus. For those who aren’t familiar, apparently SocialChorus, in a bid to help Microsoft promote their new IE browser, contacted Michael Arrington of Techcrunch offering him compensation in...