I spoke at Techstars Austin - Founder Stories

I was invited back to Techstars Austin this year to tell my founder story. This is a series featured by Techstars that has selected mentors spend an hour telling some »

Shure 846 earphones rock like no other (Review)

There are two things in life that I have a thing for, backpacks and headphones. They are my favorite accessories available in so many different styles, sizes and different utility »

What I carry in my pocket aka EDC

The James Brand is a custom knife shop that makes EDC (every day carry) knives that you would be proud to carry around in your pocket. The knives features a »

Accelerator companies should model their fundraising on Filament Labs

If you are a startup company and you plan to go through an accelerator program you need to take a close look atĀ Filament Labs. From a perfect demo day »

Get your business fixed by a random blog post (Tarsnap)

Tarsnap is a system administrator backup tool with a focus on security. It uses Amazon's infrastructure to provide a reliable backup option. Its a lifestyle business for its founder never »

BMW R45 is a thing of beauty (Motorcycles)

Must have! Nom nom nom. I'm a big fan of Cafe Racer motorcycles. This custom built BMW bike with nobby tires and a white exhaust is just plain gorgeous. I »

Why technology startups shouldn't file for software patents

In March 2011 Alexander Bibighaus and I celebrated over a couple of beers. We just completed the filing process for our first software patent. It was a glorious achievement for »

Apple vintage extended keyboard: use it on your modern day Mac

Apple's original extended keyboard (the adb version ) is amazing. Using a special ADB to USB adapter you can use it on your modern day Mac. Its a great keyboard. Back »