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
Brigid Hom and I married in 1978 and moved to San Diego, where we've lived
Grammar school: PS 164 (Kew Gardens School)
Junior high school: Campbell Junior High (this building now houses CUNY's
High school: John Bowne High School
College: Queens College, City University of New York (BA, Comp Sci, 1977)
Postgrad: Princeton University (MSE, EECS, 1978)
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,
If you want (make that need) more information than you can find
, you'll have to ask me yourself.
To do so, send me email at email@example.com.
Cooking (all kinds, but lately I'm into making fermentation (pickles of various kinds, and sourdough)
Reading science fiction, when I get the chance
Watching classic movies and contemporary indie movies
Ham radio (I'm N2BV -- and don't hassle me about not having changed my
call letters since moving to CA!)
Viewing and telling folks about sky phenomena, including satellite overflights and especially rocket launches from
Vandenberg Air Force Base. (See my
Sky Lights web site
if you're interested.)
...and finally, to see something interesting in the sky, check out
Anyway, thanks for visiting, and get on with your life!