With the recent purchase of our new Delica, I still find myself getting used to switching between left and right hand drive. I commute to work in our Toyota Camry which is left hand drive and then drive the the Delica mainly on evenings and weekends. Everything on the Delica is the opposite of the […]
I just came across a cool start up business building an application for the rental business market. Although it’s currently targeted at San Francisco businesses, this is something I could see a lot of local adventure businesses taking advantage of. Getable provides any store that rents items, such as camping equipment, tuxedos, bikes, skis or tools an easy to use web application […]
***Updates at the bottom of the post I was walking downtown yesterday past the BCIT campus on Seymour and I choked on a giant cloud of cigarette smoke billowing from the dozens of students smoking on the sidewalk right between two signs like this. Not only were they not 6 meters away from the doors, […]
Halloween is always a great time for family portraits. Here is our 2012 family portrait; Addams family style. Enjoy and Happy Halloween!
With a growing family, the time has come that we buy something a little bigger. Our Toyota Camry’s a great commuter car but not so great for camping, snowboarding, kite boarding and our many adventures into the BC back country. We both knew there was no Dodge Mini Van in our future. We just didn’t […]
Mobile adoption is growing by leaps and bounds. Every retail company needs to have a mobile strategy today. If you have a web site and it’s not ready for mobile consumption, you are going to get left behind.
Gone are the days of “Buy now or be priced out forever!” As the real estate market starts to contract in Canada, sellers are starting to flood the market. Realtors have the fun job of crafting those short little marketing descriptions and I find the language used to sell homes on the MLS is quite […]
The telecom industry is in for another massive disruption. “Communications is now in the domain of software. We focus on the user, and we will win.” Jeff Lawson, CEO Twilio He’s right. The user experience at large telecoms is as dated as the legacy systems that support them. This is yet another indicator for executives […]
In the name of full disclosure, I’m a Apple advocate and believe that Less is More when it comes to almost anything in life including software. I use a Macbook pro at home and carry an iPhone in my pocket. I converted from the world of PC’s over 4 years ago and I have not looked back. […]