Category Archives: Web/Tech

Bitcoin is a Protocol. Currency is Its First Killer App.

A couple of weeks ago I jumped into the Bitcoin bandwagon. As soon as I hit “publish” on my blog the demons of fiat money and central banking casted an evil spell and crashed the value of Bitcoin. Way to go, China!  My timing sucked. Although I did some dollar cost-averaging by buying Bitcoins whenever (I […]

Rupert Sheldrake and Graham Hancock: TED Ideas Not Worth Spreading – A Fresh Take

This is a continuation of my previous post on the latest TED fiasco. I’ve read thoroughly and carefully TED’s more nuanced “fresh take”. Below is my reaction. I posted it as a comment on the TED Blog. 1) Props to TED for making this discussion transparent, posting Sheldrake and Hancock’s responses, and for listening to […]

Rupert Sheldrake and Graham Hancock: TED Ideas Not Worth Spreading

TED just got itself into hot water again. I’ve been following the latest TED fiasco on the “censorship” of Rupert Sheldrake and Graham Hancock’s TEDx talks. (Sorry Chris Anderson and TED Staff, what TED did was *censorship* no matter how you spin it.) For those who want to know the details that led to this […]

SOPA Resistance Day!

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My iPhone 4 is Here, And I’m Geeking Out!

I just got my iPhone 4 today. The reviews are unanimous: iPhone 4 rocks (but not without some issues)! So I won’t bother reviewing it. I’m just excited with the upgraded camera, video, FaceTime, IOS 4 and its awesome elegant design. It really is a work of art.