my son made a movie

My son Max (8) made his first movie. Of course it’s Lego. I promised him I’d post it here. Can’t figure out how to embed PhotoBucket, so here’s a link: MAX’s LEGO MOVIE. Enjoy!

I invented the integrated circuit.

Today was the video shoot for the Computer History Museum‘s new upcoming exhibits. In it, I play Jack Kilby, inventor of the integrated circuit. (I’d like to clarify that I play Kilby at the time he invented the circuit, not the more well seasoned Kilby shown on his wikipedia page.) At left, me in wardrobe,[…]

Don't videotape at the mall if you're a terrorist.

Shooting some b-roll at the mall tonight (people shopping, sale signs, etc) for Programming The Nation and was asked by security what I was shooting. I said “my wife” (she was sitting nearby, and at that moment I was shooting her) and he said “okay, just don’t shoot around the building.” I said I would[…]