The Doomed Rewrite

It just happened again. I spoke to a company, with some great engineers, and they just experienced the doomed rewrite. I remember the days of the Monty Hall Rewrite, which is a situation I would much prefer to DOOM. With Monty Hall, you run into the following situation: A website uses a given tech stack. …

Progressive Web-First Apps

You have a cool idea, and you don’t think “there is an app for that” yet. The path is clear, right? Build an iOS app, because the VC you are pitching has one in their pocket, and you want high ARPU customers. When we were in the early gold rush years of mobile, this may …

Flexibility brought to you by P, W, and A!

As I reflect on 2016, one of the highlights was working with companies who were reinvesting in the Web. I got to hear a lot of stories about their business and their technology stacks as they wrestled through how to get from here to there. It is one thing to understand that there are exciting …