Posts Categorized: Omega Point

Catherine Uses…

Posted by & filed under Catherine Uses..., Omega Point, Productivity, Usability.

Feature:Catherine Uses… Blog:Omega Point Purpose:Telling you what I software I use. Posts:Frequent Price:Free! Allow me to introduce a new feature here at Omega Point: Catherine Uses…! But what is that, you ask? Readers, as you can imagine, I get asked to endorse all manner of products: video games, athletic shoes, questionable dietary supplements… the list goes on.… Read more »

A Post in 140 Words: Catherine Remembers Events Accurately

Posted by & filed under Catherine, Communications, Omega Point, Talking to Catherine.

I’m told certain people have trouble keeping their writing punchy and to the point. Apparently. As I recently told Renee, what Twitter’s done for me–yes, beyond all the espresso machines people keep trying to give me–is force me to tighten up my writing. I wondered if Twitter’s limit of 140 characters helps me keep my… Read more »

Catherine Winters is not the top hit for “Second Life Vancouver”

Posted by & filed under Blogathon 2009, Blogosphere, Catherine, Drupal, Media, Omega Point, Second Life.

This week, the Georgia Straight’s Stephen Hui interviewed me for’s weekly Geek Speak feature. I just finished reading the interview and I’m happy to confirm that I didn’t sound insane or say anything terribly inappropriate this time. I find I do have something of a tendency to do this. If we’ve spoken in any… Read more »

Blogathon 2009: What does Marcellus Wallace look like?

Posted by & filed under Blogathon 2009, Blogosphere, Brands, Catherine, Media, Memes, Omega Point, Pop Culture, Typography, Video.

So I’m working on a single-serving site to finally make use of my other domain. Functionally, it’ll be a business card of sorts, featuring a more coherent bio, with links to the various ways I can be contacted online. Ultimately, I suspect I’ll roll this site into it. Anyway, while the art style I’m using is… Read more »

Blogathon 2009: What kind of site do you think this is, anyway?

Posted by & filed under Blogathon 2009, Blogosphere, Catherine, Omega Point, Web 2.0.

So I was checking out my Google Analytics stats just now to gauge the impact Blogathon is having upon my site traffic. Answer: lots. Obviously. However, I couldn’t help but notice a number of interesting searches by which people are coming here. Okay, that’s different. Other bewildering search terms people used to arrive here include:… Read more »

Catherine talks to the ladies

Posted by & filed under Blogosphere, Catherine, Omega Point, Vancouver, Video.

“Anyway, I met that guy at a blogging conference,” I said. She cut me off: “Flogging conference!?” she exclaimed, seemingly both intrigued and alarmed. After we cleared that up, I mentioned an idle interest in video blogging and suggested I might try my hand at it at some point. “So what would you talk about?” she asked. I… Read more »