Russ Schnapp's Personal Home Page

Welcome. You must be exceedingly bored to be spending the time to visit here. I'll entertain you as well as I can, but you really ought to move on to more interesting WWW fare...

I was born in da Bronx and grew up in Flushing, New York. My educational history is:

Brigid Hom and I married in 1978 and moved to San Diego, where we've lived ever since.

My career included working as a computer scientist/programmer/computer architect/what-have-you, helping design and debug bleeding edge microprocessors at Metaflow Technologies. I followed that up with 20 years of working on ebooks at Softbook Press, eBook Technologies, and finally, at Google.

Hobbies include

If you want (make that need) more information than you can find here , you'll have to ask me yourself.  To do so, send me email at
...and finally, to see something interesting in the sky, check out this link.

Anyway, thanks for visiting, and get on with your life!