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Rise of the ignorant class

More and more it seems we live in a world disconnected from reality.
Whether we are denying Global Warming, the Holocaust, man landing on the moon, the lameness of professional sports, or the fact our…

Halloween and living with your ghost

TV shows such as Ghost Hunters and Ghost Adventures may have glamorized the paranormal, but they may have also made us more aware about the possibility of other-worldly activity in our homes. Increasi…

Using cell tower data to catch criminals

One of the tools that technology has provided to law enforcement to assist in proving criminal cases is the use of cell tower data. That is, given sufficient information it is possible to determine wh…

More tricks or a treat

Trick or Treat!
Yep, it’s that time again.
It’s the time of year when children and adults dress up as something from a fantasy and go from door to door begging for candy that will cause them middle ag…

Delphi Oracle is overrated

In the late 1960s the Rand Corporation developed what is known as the ‘Delphi’ method, named after the Delphic oracle, who prophesied the future. Rand’s ‘Delphi method’ was designed during the Cold Wa…

The problem of buying affordable homes

I talk to lots of people while at open houses. You shouldn’t be surprised to hear that although some express concerns about increasing home prices and their ability to buy a home, many also express th…