Category Archives: Tech

News and information regarding science and technology.

Global Warming: It’s real, and we’re to blame

Global Warming.  Man, just saying that makes me want to check over my shoulder.  Such a naughty word these days.  It single-handedly causes more angst in people than most other topics.  Even more so than Read the rest of this entry

Why I’m leaving Flickr for 500px

In a word, quality.

And since 500px’s introduction of an “in between membership” of only $20/year, the choice has become pretty clear.  Bundle all that up with Flickr’s prudish attitude towards nudity and Read the rest of this entry

Facebook adds Organ Donor statuses

Facebook has announced that it has added the ability for it’s users to share that they are an organ donor.  I could scoff at the idea and ask the question of why; or I could simply be happy about this taboo topic becoming, well, not so taboo. Read the rest of this entry

A letter to Adobe Flash

Okay, not the superhero.  I’m talking about the programming language that appeared in the late nineties allowing for animations during the era where animated GIFs reigned supreme. Read the rest of this entry

Which telecom monitors you most?

Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile – The Big Four.  More like “The Big Brother, Four.”   Read the rest of this entry