ARTICLES BY Clinton Stark

Clint is based in Silicon Valley and co-founded Stark Insider. A new media venture, the goal was to fill the increasing gap in arts and food & wine coverage. This site has consumed his every fiber. Yet, he still has time to talk Android, praise Pebble, and shoot videos. More: Clint's story...
Mobile News
by on 04.24.14

OnePlus One is set to take the flagship Android market to a new place: Discount pricing. Open source and Android make that possible. Can Nexus survive?

Google Android
by on 04.23.14

By leveraging transparency, the app can use the extra screen real estate otherwise wasted with status information. And nothing is lost.

Performances
by on 04.23.14 VIDEO

The Live in the Vineyard music festival featured many memorable performances. The Brixtons may well have been the best.

Canon DSLR
by on 04.22.14

Maybe Canon will eventually appease the enthusiast, entry pro buyer alike with a (bold!) new camera capable of 4K. Until then the GH4 and A7s beckon.

Silicon Valley
by on 04.21.14

Despite the Geek Dilemna, much like Project Ara, it doesn’t matter much if Google Glass as a product thrives or not. Google has already won. Here’s why.

What's Happening
by on 04.17.14

Livermore Valley: still the unheralded region that flies under the wine world’s radar.

Moment in Time
by on 04.17.14 VIDEO

Scene in San Francisco, post SFIFF screening of Gia Coppola’s PALO ALTO.

Apps
by on 04.16.14

A dedicated Google Camera app is now here for Android. A hands-on test. Does it perform better, and has Google improved the user interface?

Indie Film
by on 04.16.14

‘Palo Alto’, the film, offers a (significantly) different perspective on life here in Silicon Valley, then, say, the HBO satire ‘Silicon Valley’.

Smartphone Future
by on 04.16.14

By allowing small teams to dream big, Google fuels its innovation engine. That in turn attracts talent. New blood injects further creativity to problem solving. The cycle reinforces itself.