About Pete

Founding father of Uborka, and pioneer of the really-long straw.


November 8, 2016

Technology at a glacial pace

If you existed in January 2014, you might recall a blog post in which I reminisced about every single mobile phone I’ve ever owned. At the time, I’d been in possession of the fantastic Nexus 4 for nearly a year, … Continue reading

April 10, 2016


That’s a portmanteau of Snappy and Lazarus, by the way. I snipped off a flower stalk yesterday, so I’m pretty sure Snappy means business. What a trooper.

March 10, 2016

Project “Project”

Frequently over the years I have found myself pausing to take stock of how fortunate I am. I don’t have to worry about where the next meal is coming from, and a girlfriend (we’ve never quite figured out the correct … Continue reading