Find Intern Openings

Do you want to be an intern in Silicon Valley? Before you start, really think about what you want to do and what you want to learn. Don’t just get an internship with whoever accepts you. Here are my tips on how to find your right internship. Intern at a Big...

Speed Up Your Computer & Google Chrome Browser

The Chrome browser uses a lot of memory. The more memory, the slower your computer will run. You can speed up your computer (and the browser) by reducing the browser’s memory use. To see memory usage in Windows: Press Control+Alt+Delete Select Task Manager Click...

Will the Web Kill Languages?

Q. Will the Web kill languages? A. I studied at Universitaet Heidelberg (Germany). It’s the #1 German university. When I went to Germany in 1977, only a few students spoke English. Only two or three professors could speak a bit of English, and only at a low...

Marketplaces: The Next Direction of the Web?

June 10, Chicago — I was at IRCE (Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibit) for three days. It’s a large show for ecommerce on the Internet. There were 650-700 booths and perhaps 10-20,000 visitors. One afternoon, I walked up and down every aisle and...