Woah, my desk today, How did this happen?

How did this happen?

I imagine it was doing social network postings.

You never want to navigate through directories to find an image or screen grab that you have made. Easier to dump it on the desk and file later, right?

Well that's my explaination and I'm sticking to it.

Don't blame Apple on the Page Turn Patent.

page turn patent illustration by Apple

So the patent office gives another to Apple.

I realize that so many people use this as a reason to lose their minds and attack Apple. But one thing always comes to mind. At least they actually made the thing that they apply for a patent. 

There has to be a better way to protect something you have created and differentiates you from the competition. Trade dress and the look and feel of interactions are the ways that software is defined by the user.

Twitter's own flavor of Instagram

At Honey's Sit and Eat

We're absolutely thrilled that twitter is working on their answer to Instagram. After all Instagram isn't really Instagram anymore. What people need from this kind of service isn't rocket science and twitter offers a great platform to share. In fact why doesn't Flickr jump into this? 

Either of these companies could make a compelling product both already have a huge user base. Let's see something better please.