I’d like to introduce you to my new Pi.co shorts series, where I sit down with voracious readers to chat about their reading and information consumption habits in today’s world. My first interview in this series is with Mark Cho, a menswear industry entrepreneur who splits his time between London, New York and Hong Kong and is one of my favorite people to talk to about everything from art to food and obviously fashion. Among other topics, we discuss social sharing, essential blogs and publications and the ritual of reading a book. I enjoyed my conversation with Mark, and hopefully you will too.
Let me introduce you to Chris Young, a rare combination of inventor, entrepreneur and chef. He is the co-author of Modernist Cuisine: The Art and Science of Cookingand the co-founder of ChefSteps, a Seattle-based company that invents appliances and develops cooking methodologies befitting the postindustrial society. ChefSteps recently introduced Joule, a small and easy-to-use sous vide tool, the first of many of the products planned by Young and his team of over 50 chefs, scientists, photographers, writers and engineers. Continue reading “Pico Interview # 15: Chris Young”
When I launched Pi.co in May 2015, I pointed out that I was staying away from traditional web metrics and analytics. Ben Brooks goes one further & suggests removing all analytics and write freely, without regard for numbers & the stress they bring. [Brooks Review]
Beyonce. Vine. The new imperialism of Facebook. That’s what the voice of the Snapchat generation, Jenna Wortham (who is also a staff writer at The New York Times Magazine), spends her time thinking about. Continue reading my long, in-depth conversation with Jenna and her mind. Continue reading On Pi.co: Jenna Wortham
The New Year has a two-day stubble. I am looking forward to a new year — hopeful about what is to come — though my wish list includes more technological breakthroughs that make networks faster and smarter. I am hopeful for breakthroughs that help chips get smarter, smaller and less power hungry. And even more … Continue reading My 2015 begins!