My Two Cents

My two cents on a topic. Purely opinion, and probably not a big-picture topic.

WikiLeaks, Part 2: How Do They Really Treat Their Sources?

So my last WikiLeaks post was about how what they present to the public doesn’t really represent their agenda. But WikiLeaks doesn’t just make claims about it’s purpose. They make lots of claims about security, protecting sources, and vigorous fact checking. But a WikLeaks staffer who has left the organization is crying foul on these claims. Now, it’s important to… Read more →

Steam is the Future of Video Games

Lately, there’s been a lot of talk of GameStop and it’s impact on the video game industry. No video game distributor likes that GameStop relies to heavily on used video game sales for profits. But at the same time, so many people think “GameStop” immediately when it comes to buying these same games new. Never mind that in less than… Read more →

Get Real

I love Six Revisions and Smashing Magazine. They have been absolutely amazing guides to absolutely everything I’ve ever needs in web design. Tools, resources, tutorials, tip, tricks, air conditioning, power windows, am/fm radio; they’ve got it all. But there’s a dirty little secret they’ve only hinted about…Web design never occurs in the ideal. It simply doesn’t happen. The biggest problem with these design blogs is… Read more →