Art without engineering is dreaming;
Engineering without art is calculating.

Steven K. Roberts, N4RVE

Old Microship Blog (2004-6)

VNOS in Blue Jeans

Throughout the course of the Microship project, one of the recurring themes has been the choice of a software platform that would allow integration of widely scattered, non-homogenous resources into a comfortable user interface that can manifest itself wherever I happen to be. Over the past decade, this has included a custom multidrop network of…

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The Joy of Monetizing

Funny, the way evolving technology changes our expectations and cultural norms. Back in the Olden Days <creak>, I recall sitting around with pals at UCSD, looking up domain names on whois, and snickering about reserving all the good ones that might someday be worth something. Books, multihulls, shopping, technology… all those and more dotcoms were…

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