Sunday, January 06, 2013

Game On

Friday, November 09, 2012

Software is Hard

Very interesting article about the Romney polling software system call Orca and its failure during its deployment to the field. Effective software at large scale is not easy.

http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2012/11/inside-team-romneys-whale-of-an-it-meltdown/

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Couture between his legs goal

Logan Couture between his legs goal with Joe Thornton on the other team. Too bad the NHL can't get its act together so the only "Sharks" hockey I can watch is not in English and via youtube.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Anti Science And Its Growth

Been a topic of conversation within the Everett brothers (Steve and I) for at least a few years.

Good article that presents it in a historical perspective.

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=antiscience-beliefs-jeopardize-us-democracy


Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Lightning

I loved watching lightning as a kid, I can vividly remember seeing cloud to cloud lightning occur over and over one morning while sitting inside waiting to head off to school.

 Interesting article about it: http://what-if.xkcd.com/16/