IVAN RAPIN-SMITH

There Is No Such Thing As a Black Belt

During my late teens and twenties, I practiced a Korean martial art called Soo Bahk Do. One peculiarity that always struck me was its belt coloring system. The progress sequence was like other martial arts like karate where you start with a white belt and progress...

Our Fall 2020 RV Trip

Due to popular demand I’m sharing some details and pictures about our fall 2020 family RV road trip. We love traveling as a family but our 2020 travel plans were disrupted as the world was hit by CoVid19. We adapted to our new work-from-home, learn-from homeĀ ...

Good Work vs Bad Work

When your work becomes art… On February 10 1982, a team of engineers at Apple held a signing party. They were signing the hard tool that moulded the plastic case of the first Mac. Andy Hertzfeld who was there that day recounts: “The Mac team had...