Category Archives: Everything is a Remix

Sulu Likes the Boys

I few days ago I explained why I’m not a fan of movie reboots. It seems I’m not alone. News broke this past week that the character Sulu is revealed to be gay in the upcoming Star Trek Beyond and the actor who originally played Sulu, and who has been openly gay since 2005 — […]

I’m Not a Fan of the Reboot

‘Ghostbusters’ backlash is about more than sexism, says producer Ivan Reitman: The Ghostbusters reboot has received criticism questioning the need for a reboot, as well as the decision to cast four women as the ghostbusting stars. For his part, Reitman thinks the backlash has more to do with nostalgia than anger over a perception that […]

The Art of Remixing

One of the things that I am most passionate about is showing respect for the ingenuity of others. Working in an ecosystem where I am often competing very closely, it is inevitable that I will be confronted with situations where the easy thing is to match/copy/remix someone else’s ideas into my own app. What I […]

More Remixing

Kirby Ferguson is back with a new, one-off video, Everything is a Remix Case Study: The iPhone. I love Kirby’s work, but this video isn’t as strong as his bigger Everything is a Remix Series. In fact, his TED Talk on the subject of the iPhone was even better.