Month: September 2022

  • The week that was

    The week that was

    The US Navy successfully shot down a drone using a laser beam. Intercom systems on several American Airline flights started emitting strange bleating sounds that left passengers either puzzled, bemused, or just annoyed. It’s still happening and no one knows how or why. Adderall, a drug used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, is in short supply […]

  • The week that was

    The week that was

    What is art? What is healthcare? What is candy?

  • The week that was

    The week that was

    Just a few highlights this week as my schedule in Japan had me focused elsewhere. The Alcaraz v. Sinner US Open quarterfinal match that went over five hours ending 2:30am was one thing but it was the backhand save that was seared into everyone’s memory. The Spanish teenager would go on to beat Tiafoe (that […]

  • Linden Labs bonus scheme

    How Linden Labs innovated the distribution of bonus awards.

  • The week that was

    The week that was

    Calling all cabs in Moscow, too many signs in Texas and Japan declares war on the floppy disk.

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