Coming and Going

I just dropped my week-long house guest off at the train station (where IMD Professor Dominiq Thurpin was also taking the train to Geneve-Aeroport) for a tearful goodbye. It was a wonderful week with her in town and it felt so, so, so good to cook again–really for the first time in my 15 monthsContinue reading “Coming and Going”

Poken is encroaching on US soil!

One of my coworkers attended SXSW in Austin last week and inadvertently made a big splash for Poken. We found ourselves on the front page of techcrunch, on many US blog sites, and . . . on NPR!!! Our site traffic has doubled since then and we have completely sold out on every continent (LastContinue reading “Poken is encroaching on US soil!”

Poken Is Hiring!

Poken is struggling to keep up with 1,000+% growth and we are augmenting our product development team. Below is a summary of the position for which we’re hiring but, in a nutshell, we’re looking for really, really, really, really, really ridiculously awesome Java developers. Ideally you should be already in Europe but, even if not,Continue reading “Poken Is Hiring!”

A Country Kinda Week

I’ve moved through “G” and “H” in my music collection. This has brought with it a high concentration of country music: Garth Brooks, George Strait, Hank Williams, Sr., and Hank Williams, Jr. Although I’m not a HUGE fan of country, it reminds me of Texas and that is comforting.  I’m onto Huey Lewis and theContinue reading “A Country Kinda Week”