Monthly Archives: November 2013


Click City Episode 10: Roger’s awkward encounter

November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hi Everyone, Here’s the link to Click City episode 10/  Comfort Food/Awkward Encounter: http://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/article/Click-City-Episode-10-Comfort-food-awkward-5014464.php  
Click City Backstory: Roger and the Big Bang theory

November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

From Click City: Roger looked up at the pigeons perched on the feed antenna. “Not again,” he said under his breath. He was convinced — even if he couldn’t actually hear the static — that bird droppings were interfering with the high-frequency microwaves and lowering his SNR. This was enough — almost — to back out of the deal on the Dolores Street house.   Roger was not the first […]
Click City Episode 9

November 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here’s Click City Episode 9: The father she never knew http://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/article/Click-City-Episode-9-The-father-she-never-knew-5003220.php
Click City Episode 8: Caped Hero on the Road

November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hello, Here’s episode 8 of Click City: http://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/article/Click-City-Episode-8-On-the-trail-of-wily-girls-4994463.php#photo-5485769
Click City Episode 7

November 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

 Here’s a link to Episode 7—Roger’s unexpected domestic crisis: http://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/article/Click-City-Episode-7-Ready-to-rendezvous-until-4986349.php After today, Click City will run in its regular spot on Wednesdays and Saturdays in the San Francisco Chronicle’s Datebook. I’d love to hear your comments, thoughts, or stories about what is happening in San Francisco and Silicon Valley.    
Click City: Roger makes plans with Forever Steffi

November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hi Everyone, Here’s Click City episode 6: http://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/article/Click-City-Episode-6-A-date-with-apprehension-4983901.php#photo-5464256  
Click City: Andy Makes a Deal

November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Click City episode 5 just went up. Andy makes an uncomfortable compromise. http://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/article/Click-City-Episode-5-A-mutually-beneficial-deal-4981591.php I’d love to hear your comments.
A Paparazzi Shot Changes the Picture

November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Meet Andy Stevens, who works in Union Square in Click City. Only her boss and her father call her Andrea. Here’s Click City Episode 4: http://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/article/Click-City-Episode-4-The-image-becomes-clearer-4978707.php
Hacker Contests

November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Click City Episode 3 is live: Beth Fixes a Leak and Stokes a Flame. http://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/article/Click-City-Episode-3-Fixing-a-leak-stoking-a-4975297.php A little background on the hacker contests: The residents of the hacker hostel AT 101 enter bug bounty competitions for extra money. Companies offer cash prizes to anyone who finds a bug that can crash their server.  There are also sponsored Iron Chef-style competitions, where a target computer is placed on the network and […]
Hacker Hostel

November 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

With the rents skyrocketing in San Francisco, driven tech people are willing to live in linen closets. Communal living to share expenses and ideas is very popular. While often these places are broken-down Victorians like my hacker hostel AT 101 in the Mission, there are some fancy incubators in Pacific Heights mansions. I visited a hostel on Twin Peaks with 5-star views.  If you’re a bunch of single people with […]