Apps vs. The Web

“Apps are a great intermediate play, a way to scale up functionality of a primitive Web, but over time they get outcompeted for all but the most complex platforms by simpler and more standardized alternatives. What will get complex will be the ‘artificial immune systems’ on local machines. What will get increasingly transparent and standardized […]

Steve Jobs Retires

“It’s a sad day,” Kevin Wenzel said. Kevin works with me at The Arc as a web producer. We’re always talking tech, and today he was referring to Steve Jobs stepping down as Apple’s Chief Executive Officer. It made me chuckle. Apple will keep chugging along, right? It had to happen sooner or later, especially […]