Tag: facebook

  • Using Facebook…

    Everyone has a different purpose when using Facebook. Some people have told me they don’t like the way I use Facebook. I post too much. I complain too much. I rant too much. My question is – is there a set rule on how to use Facebook? Do I have to use it in a…

  • I’m not known to spend money wisely…and how I use my facebook

    How bad is my spending habits? Well I logged into Mint.com, and took a look – and it ain’t pretty. Here’s where I spending went: -Kickstarter projects: $1,849 (since 2014) -Steam games: $2,747 (since 2014) -Magic online: $333 (since 2011) -Amazon: $24,751 (since 2011) -Ebay/Paypal: $14,422 (since 2011) -SFMTA (parking tickets + scooter towing): $3,987…

  • Ideas and Improvements for Apple’s Siri

    Recently I’ve been quite interested in Apple’s Siri, ever since I received my iPhone 4S and watching the WWDC Developer’s conference. At first I thought it was just a novelty, but upon seeing the upcoming features in iOS 6, my interest has been heightened. I’m interested in machine learning, AI, UI design, and aggregating content,…

  • Switchfly Fedex Day Projects: Facebook integration, Passbook Integration

    My company, Switchfly have events called FedEx days, which basically means we set aside 24 hours for employees to work on whatever project they wanted given that it provides some business value to our application. Fedex Day 1: So, I joined with a few other engineers and business people to create Facebook sharing and liking…

  • Analog vs Digital; gradual replacement of daily devices by digital products

    As things become more and more digitized these days, we find more and more of our daily devices being replaced by new digitized mediums. Please note that when I use ‘analog’ I mean the original medium. Vinyl vs CD: An example is music players. Back in the old days, we used a device called the…

  • The Digital Revolution

    Firstly, this post is designed as a way to show off my Piclens slideshow capabilities so the amount of images present may be more than my previous posts. Today, I’d like to talk to you (dear readers and stalkers of my blog) about an important issue in society today. We are experiencing, or perhaps in…