Hi, I’m Jordan Bowman.

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Is Firefox Quantum Worth It?

Chrome has had a lock on the market for a long time. Like most people, it’s been years since I’ve even considered changing browsers. But when Firefox Quantum came out...

The Legacy of AIM

On a cold February morning in 1997, America Online filed a patent for something that was to become the basis of hundreds of social tech startups. They called it...

Building Yelp

In the fall of 2004, Jeremy Stoppelman caught the flu. He had just arrived in San Francisco that summer, so he jumped online in hopes of finding a recommendation...