Techstars Austin Unveils its Second Class - SiliconHills

The second Techstars Austin class kicked off this week in Austin.  Companies from all over the world moved to Austin to spend the next few months going through an intensive »

User experience deep dive with Das Referenz iPad app

In a previous life I was a product manager, a job I really enjoyed.  Although I don't do any UX design now I still love reading about the thinking behind »

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella tries to move past the iPad with the "post-post-PC world"

Microsoft will innovate across all kinds of devices, not just Windows devices according to their new CEO.  Consider me a big fan of Satya Nadella the new CEO of Microsoft »

How to set up Google Authorship: Six steps, six minutes

There are several ways to set up Google Authorship and this Brafton infographic does a good job showing you how to do it with six simple steps. Google Authorship helps »

Truecrypt encryption developers bail on project. Very fishy.

The most popular encryption package also used by Edward Snowden is no more. The developers of truecrypt ended the project in a very fishy series of events. Their project page »

Re-blog web content to your Wordpress blog with this free tool

Re-blog web content to your WordPress blog with this free tool.  Its a combination WordPress plugin and Chrome extension.  It makes copying content from a webpage to your blog very »

Oh wow, Chromebook Pixel does 4K resolution at 60Hz

The Chromebook pixel does 4K resolution at 60Hz.  I was pleasantly surprised to see my Chrome desktop appear when I connected the Pixel to my Dell 2414Q 4K display.  Everything »

The secret behind Apple’s design excellence is a simple one

I'm a CEO of a startup and play an important role in shaping its culture. I often look at the bigger already successful companies as a role model for how »