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Activism 101

As someone who first got politically active in the 1960s as an anti-war activist, I have learned a few things about how to do this. And it starts with the observation that some amount of effort is required to have … Continue reading

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Turning Off Comments

It has gotten to the point where pretty much every comment I get is spam. I was manually moderating the comments, in addition to employing filters, but I don’t really see the point any longer, so I am turning off … Continue reading

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Review of Open Sources

Open Sources by Chris DiBona My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book is for people who like to go back and revisit the early days of Open Source. When this was written, Google didn’t even appear, Yahoo was the … Continue reading

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Review of Zero Day

Zero Day by Mark Russinovich My rating: 4 of 5 stars Mark Russinovich is the developer of the Sysinternals suite, and moved to Microsoft when his company was purchased by the Redmond Behemoth. And this matters because this is a … Continue reading

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Review of Making Things Happen

Making Things Happen: Mastering Project Management by Scott Berkun My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is an excellent book for anyone who wants to understand project management on a practical level. The author, Scott Berkun, was a project manager … Continue reading

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