Category: Tech

Google Protecting Privacy of Inhabitants of Street Murals

In development of Portland Wild, I discovered Google blurring the faces depicted in public art murals.

/ October 23, 2018

The “Portland” Wild Dysfunction of Twitter Support

Website Launch Leads to Multiple Twitter Suspensions If you imagine the most dysfunctional government in the world, that would be akin to Twitter Support. You need access to a vital resource but you can’t get anyone to help you. As...

/ October 22, 2018
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Announcing Portland Wild – your guide to the wildness of the urban landscape

Introducing Portland Wild I’m excited to share PortlandWild.com with you, a new visual guide to Portland’s public art murals, its Heritage Trees and Little Free Libraries: The Inspiration During my time in Portland, I’ve been amazed by its beautiful trees....

/ October 21, 2018
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How to Delete Your Twitter Favorites with JavaScript

Your Twitter Favorites are a privacy risk. Here's a simple JavaScript hack to delete your Twitter Favorites.

/ April 12, 2018

Bad Design: The Regence Blue Shield Dashboard

The Regence Blue Shield dashboard for its health insurance members is poorly designed for those with conditions that require a lot of claims and communication.

/ March 24, 2018
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A Block Together List of Top Twitter Advertisers

Twitter is infamous for allowing harassment, abuse, Russian bots, racism and white supremacy to dominate its platform. I’ve been attacked at least twice, most notably when a couple of popular bloggers encouraged their followers to harass me in 2014 and...

/ February 11, 2018

My Indypendent Conversations on Amazon HQ2 with Peter Rugh

Listen to my conversation on Amazon HQ2 with Peter Rugh at the Indypendent. I enjoyed talking to Peter about Amazon’s impacts on Seattle as well as the positive power of taxes and regulations: The audio quality improves shortly after the...

/ October 27, 2017