1. Lately I’ve been experiencing Google Voice calls not ringing to my phone long enough for me to actually answer them. Anyone else or just me?

  2. The Wearable Landscape pre-Apple Watch

    While the current wearables landscape is a story of slow convergence over the last 18 months, each device has clearly evolved from one of two origin approaches: activity/fitness tracker or smartwatch. Activity Trackers no notifications Nike Fuelband Fitbit One, Flex, Charge Jawbone Up Withings Activite Hybrid Activity Trackers also do notifications Garmin vivosmart Fitbit Surge…

  3. Family and Friends Cancer Update Emails

    I’ve published a set of email updates I’ve been sending to my family and friends to keep them up to date on my progress since my diagnosis back in January 2013. The best way to view these is probably via this thread which presents them in a chronological timeline. I decided to publish these in…

  4. On Medical Leave

    About a month ago I made the decision to take a medical leave of absence from Crowd Favorite. My goal is for this to be a relatively brief hiatus. I love our team and can’t wait to get back to doing cool things with them. In the interim, I’ll be focusing on my health (more…

  5. To: Family & Friends

    Date: October 27, 2014

    Subject: Back pain returned and now receding

    3 weeks ago things were going so well with my back pain that I was backing off my meds and thinking about how best to up my physical activity. Last week I got hit by the proverbial truck. Thankfully, I’m already making progress managing coming out the other side. My current cancer treatment (Regorafenib) has…

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