My Cape Cod Times Tech Column

It’s all about the crowd
January 15 2015

by tmartin on January 15, 2015

First published in The Cape Cod Times, January 13, 2015 If your New Year’s resolution involves starting your own company, launching a project, or saving the world, don’t bet on flying solo. You need people. You need funding. To do that, look no further than the nearest crowd … or crowdfunding site. Crowdfunding draws on […]

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First published in The Cape Cod Times, December 30, 2014 As 2014 melts into 2015 let’s lift a toast to tech and sciences stories of the year. First up, a big end o’ year cheer to the international Rosetta mission and its November 12 landing of the unmanned probe Philae on a comet 310 million […]

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Inner Selfie Obsessions
18 December 2014

by tmartin on January 15, 2015

First published in The Cape Cod Times, December 16, 2014 At the end of 2013 – just one short year ago — “selfie” emerged from the tangle of social media techie slang as Oxford Dictionaries’ spotlighted Word-of-the-Year. Selfie, selfie, selfie. We all know about these self-snapped moments! In the past year it seems everyone from […]

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Hour of Code Wants YOU!
02 December 2014

by tmartin on January 15, 2015

First published in the Cape Cod Times, 02 December 2014 The hour of code is coming … and it wants you! That’s right, you. I mean the you who never gave technology a second thought. You, who say you’re too old to learn. You, who grew up with computers but never looked inside. You, whose […]

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