You may have noticed that the name of this blog has changed from "Negative Approach" to "Software, Interrupted."
Why the change? First of all, Negative Approach is the name of a highly influential punk band from Detroit, and I was always going for a play on the name with the subtext that I was writing with a lot of cynicism, but most techies are not punk rockers, and the connection was pretty much always lost.
More importantly, this is about focus. The traffic that my blog receives is truly shocking, and I'm making a concerted … Read more