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The Drunk Ant Algorithm

December 9th, 2023 Comments Off on The Drunk Ant Algorithm

Hmmm, how did my bread crumbs lead to lava lamps and scented candles? If you spend much time online, you will know that you leave virtual bread crumbs wherever you go. Algorithms built into websites feed on these bread crumbs and kick back suggestions for what you might want to buy. It is quite annoying, […]

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Ford & Chow: Strange Bedfellows

November 29th, 2023 Comments Off on Ford & Chow: Strange Bedfellows

A glowing example of the old adage.

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50 Years of Corporate Welfare Bums

November 24th, 2023 Comments Off on 50 Years of Corporate Welfare Bums

Questionning the logic and the ethics of billions of dollars in government handouts to bribe mega corps to locate within our borders.

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My Season of Self-Indulgence, Part 2

November 18th, 2023 Comments Off on My Season of Self-Indulgence, Part 2

Part 2 of my posts reflecting on the first summer of my retirement exploring the amazing world of insects.

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AI: The Tipping Point Deliberation

November 9th, 2023 Comments Off on AI: The Tipping Point Deliberation

Contemplating our growing reliance on artificial intelligence and the worrisome tipping point that we may be approaching.

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My Season of Self-Indulgence: Part I

November 4th, 2023 Comments Off on My Season of Self-Indulgence: Part I

The highlights from my nature walks in the first spring, summer and fall of my retirement.

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Just Putting It Out There

October 28th, 2023 Comments Off on Just Putting It Out There

Just putting it out there… a few technology applications that do not deliver on their promise.

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Trapped in Online Purgatory

October 21st, 2023 Comments Off on Trapped in Online Purgatory

Advance warning that I may need character witnesses when I land in online purgatory and blow my cork.

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A Baby Boomer’s “Just So You Know” Declaration.

October 14th, 2023 Comments Off on A Baby Boomer’s “Just So You Know” Declaration.

Declaring that I am Baby Boomer stubborn and will continue to resist the corporate world’s “do it our way” campaign

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The Last Indulgent Exhale of Summer

October 7th, 2023 Comments Off on The Last Indulgent Exhale of Summer

Giving thanks for summer’s encore performance and a few hours on the Rotary Riverside Trail.

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