Gogo for free. [in-flight Internet, that is]

As we approach the holiday travel season, many of you will undoubtedly take to the skies to get where you’re going.  It’s so peaceful, flying up there on an airplane, disconnected from the world.  But you can’t keep your head in the clouds forever.  Just as smartphones ruined e-mail-free commutes (don’t do that), inevitably someone […]

Got a website? Grade it.

I’ve been getting a decent amount of traffic via search engines, which reminded me about a tool I used to use on website projects.  I’ve found it useful for the past few years, so figured I’d pass it along. It’s called Website Grader and it helps you take care of some basic optimization for search […]

Fake Steve Jobs is back!

I apparently missed the return of Fake Steve Jobs this summer, but stumbled on a new post yesterday about an advertising patent Apple has filed.  Classic. Glad to see the real Dan Lyons back in character. Some favorite posts of yore (oddly all from 11/2007 – a golden age for Fake Steve?): It’s not a […]

“The Mayolution will Not be Televised” – Colbert responds on behalf of mayonnaise everywhere

Late last week the Colbert Report showed a pitch-perfect parody of Miracle Whip’s new campaign.  Though Colbert lightheartedly attacks the campaign, the brand comes out ahead.  Miracle Whip was thrilled about their “special appearance” the next morning on Facebook. And rightfully so.  The campaign didn’t just warrant a mention, but Colbert included a full thirty-second […]