rants

6 Things to Vastly Improve Air Travel

I consider myself a pro traveler.  While I’m not “executive platinum” I’ve flown enough times such that I can pretty much quote the safety message across 3 different airlines (Virgin America, Delta, and American, to be exact). FWIW, my favorite airline is Virgin America.  And I could write pages about how great the whole VA experience is. But I’m motivated…

Ubiquitous Embedded Video – Where are you?!

I shipped an app the other day which had a video as the background of the main menu. The result was entrancing — it made the whole concept of a main menu worth while. There’s something about video that just captures your eyes and won’t let go. We’re not the first to use this video-embedding technique, but we’re certainly one of the…