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The Meme: 40 Years Later

Time to revisit the concept of the “meme.”

This term is attributed to Richard Dawkins, who used it in his book, The Selfish Gene,

Liability in the Age of Twitter

Many years ago now and thanks to the MP3 compression algorithm first widely used in the early 90s, it became feasible to


Summertime – and the devices go outdoors.

And then you get dropped from your WiFi router.

Auto Draw from Google

You say you can’t draw? But you’d love to create little works of art for your blog or on an email –

My Must Have Tech for 2017

Every so often I inventory the technological innovations I have come to rely on literally on a day-to-day basis. Acknowledging my various

Pain, Pain, Go Away! Lasers Usher in a Brand New Day

Inflammation is the word-of-the-year in health – and in fact, it’s not a new discovery. If a bee stings you, and the

What’s Up With Facebook? and A Scam

Big news about Facebook and “trending” news skullduggery recently forced the social media giant to remove the “human” element of deciding what


This month: a quick New Year’s collection of stuff, in no particular order and mostly of no particular significance, but all to

When News is Fake

Fake news?

Yep, “fake” news is the Topic Du Jour on the Internet (excepting, of course, the election results).

DoS – SOS!

Something’s wrong, and it isn’t just politics! In this case, it’s the Internet.

Massive DoS attacks have taken place in the last few days