Why You Can't Build a Smartphone
December 2nd, 2013
Every day or so I read another blog post (or ranting comments) about how BlackBerry could be rehabilitated, or how Nokia could restart Maemo and build the ultimate smartphone again. Things came to a head after Jolla announced their first phone for sale. Surely this phone with an amazing user interface will vindicate the N9?! Amazing technology plus a killer UI? Marketshare is theirs for the taking!
GPU Computing: the Mac Pro and the Raspberry Pi.
November 12th, 2013
August 30th, 2013
I threw the blog away, again.
August 24th, 2013
After over a year of living with my custom built blog system I'd finally had enough last weekend. Time for something new. Something less buggy. Something extensible. So I took a day and rewrote it from scratch.
Books, Articles, and Presentations
August 23rd, 2013
I have written three books and many articles for online publications, as well as presenting at developer conferences. This is a sample of my work
Me, My Books, and My Code
August 22nd, 2013
I am Josh Marinacci: software engineer, researcher, part-time designer, and general miscreant. I have a passion for great user experiences. I live in Oregon with my wife and toddler.
SparqEE's Cell: Add GSM Data to Anything.
August 20th, 2013