Time passes, and we have another horrific mass shooting. Pick a year, pick a month, pick a state. The most recent one (Uvalde) found the Attorney General of Texas commenting, “… I’d much rather have law-abiding citizens armed and trained so that they can respond when something like this happens because it’s not gonna be […]
Given my slowing evolving series on “Tech is Destroying Humanity,” I felt it necessary to provide a bit of explanation as to why I’m hatin’ on tech. Here goes. Generally speaking, technology has always advanced civilization (e.g., the Bronze Age, the Renaissance, the Enlightenment, and so on). Consider the Industrial Revolution, a profoundly transformative time […]
There should be little argument that today’s technology has helped create an instant-gratification mentality across our society. (And I think that is bad.) Granted, technology cannot be held solely responsible for this development, but it certainly enables it, facilitates it, and encourages it. There are a multitude of examples of this I-want-it-now mentality, but the […]
This short post lays the foundation for why I started this blog. While I have deeply held principles and values by which I live my life, when it comes to strong opinions, I can’t say I have many. Until recently. Over the past year or so, as someone who works in tech, uses tech, enjoys […]
Introduction Getting Your Head Around Data Science Data science has made its way into practically all facets of society – from retail and marketing, to travel and hospitality, to finance and insurance, to sports and entertainment, to defense, homeland security, cyber, and beyond. It is clear that data science has successfully sold its claim of […]
Kicking off a blog … while somewhat of a spontaneous decision, I do have some ideas percolating. We’ll see.