Author Archives: C.K. Sample III

About C.K. Sample III

I am a father, a husband, a blogger, a parrot owner, a pug owner, and the Chief Product Officer for YouEarnedIt. This site has no comments. If you want to talk to me, send me an @cksample on Twitter. If you like this post, feel free to buy me something off of my wishlist.

Specifically how the iPad Pro isn’t a computer replacement

  I recently grabbed an iPad Pro 9.7, and the new Logitech Create keyboard case for it. It’s nearly the best little laptop / tablet I’ve ever owned, because the way it handles multitasking both works and keeps you focused … Continue reading

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Home Office in 2016 (now with more kids!)

For a solid stretch of years, I worked almost exclusively from a home office, both while working at Netscape, during the first part of my time with Mahalo, and then for the early Crowd Fusion years up until we landed … Continue reading

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Back to a focus on product with YouEarnedIt…

I just updated my LinkedIn profile with the news that I’m joining YouEarnedIt as Chief Product Officer. About 3 and a half years ago, Kristin and I moved from New York to Texas for me to start working for Ben … Continue reading

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Chaotic Moon sponsor video for Moontower Comedy Festival: “Don’t be that guy.” starring me!

As you may remember, last year, I starred in several videos for Chaotic Moon’s sponsorship of the Moontower Comedy Festival in Austin, Texas. Well, this year, we only did one, but here it is (with CGI and nudity!): Enjoy! It … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on Software Development vs Engineering

Someday I may write a much longer piece about this, but for now, here’s what I’ve been noodling on for well over a year: My sorely-missed friend Alex Johnson used to say that calling Software Development by the title Engineering … Continue reading

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