I’ve been away from social media* for a month now, and I’m wondering whether to go back. I’m not convinced I should. My core concern is whether I find it valuable enough to compensate for the downsides that it causes for me.
There’s something about Twitter that brings out the troll in me. I’m not sure what it is, but it feels like more often than not I’m responding to public figures with ranting negativity. To be fair, I’m often responding to examples of deep stupidity, but that doesn’t mean I have to reply likewise. It shouldn’t… Continue reading Use Your Inside Voice
It’s a busy month of speaking/panel engagements for me, so I thought I’d throw them all down here. Most of them are open invite, so if they tickle your fancy feel free to sign up and come along. Tomorrow (Friday 9th April 2010) I’m on the closing panel for the Australian Software Engineering Conference, on… Continue reading Speaking all over the place