Month: June 2022

  • China Tracking

    China Tracking

    We know that the the Chinese government has been zealously building a massive database of faces to help keep track of its citizens. These images are then used to enforce their laws. The extent of this automated enforcement leads to cases of mistaken identity such as this 2018 story about a business executive that had […]

  • The week that was

    The week that was

    Happy not happy, the little boat that could, and a Turing test for humans.

  • On Losing

    On Losing

    So the Warriors won, again. More accurately, the Celtics lost. Tyler re-introduced the family to this year’s team and we watched them battle their way through the playoff. After they swept the Nets, we threw our support behind them fully as they took on Giannis and the Bucks and Jimmy Butler and the Heat and […]

  • The week that was

    The week that was

    A slow boat to Asia, the coming Sriracha shortage and a chocolate bath.

  • The week that was

    The week that was

    A mass-shooting hat trick, a new kind of flying fish, and jet-pack paramedics.