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The Internet, social media, and me.

I have had three distinct relationships with the Internet. I started using it back in the early 90s. The World Wide Web had not come into existence yet, everything was text based. I mostly trawled music and photography listservers for information. When I got my own computer in the late 90s, there were actual webpages! …

How I use my iPhone pt.2 (long)

This is old news to my friends on app.net but I have some family and friends still trying to get a handle on the possibilities of having a computer in your pocket.   Ok, continuing on my apps I use theme…   The app store is absolutely awash in weather apps. Most of them seem …

Writing again… hopefully

It’s been a while, a long while since I’ve done any writing. I’m going to try to get started again. I finally feel like I’m capable of putting something intelligent out there again but I suppose you’ll be the judge of that. I’ve overhauled the website, it’s still a work in progress so please bear …

Podcasts for folks new to ADN.

Here are the first four podcasts I made for @ADNViews. They are brief overviews of app.net and reasons why you might want to use it. There will be other episodes but these are general knowledge about the service, I frequently contrast app.net to Twitter. I hope they are useful.   Episode #1. What is ADN? …