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Hey Google, Where Are My Keys?

August 16th, 2019 Comments Off on Hey Google, Where Are My Keys?

Envisioning the day when Google Home holds me hostage.

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Beware: Big Brother Walmart May Be Watching

July 29th, 2017 Comments Off on Beware: Big Brother Walmart May Be Watching

A mild rant on facial recognition technology and Walmart’s apparent plans to use it.

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Books, Designer Dolls, a Pound of Lard and a Kick-Ass Crossbow

November 2nd, 2013 1 Comment

Pondering how far “Walmartization” will go and whether the convenience factor outweighs what we’re giving up in the process.

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Big Data: Walmart, Twitter and a Hummingbird’s Wings

May 10th, 2013 Comments Off on Big Data: Walmart, Twitter and a Hummingbird’s Wings

Trying to decode “big data” and getting a perabyte of a headache in the process.

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