The Path Foward In A Pandemic

Here’s what you need to know about making critical choices in the days ahead not to survive this adversity but to succeed in spite of it.

Idea Machine

My little boy teaches me to innovate within a limited set of materials and parameters by asking me to draw a unique napkin for his lunch each day.

The Power of Lists

Like making lists? Me, too. Even though my lists may not look like lists in the traditional sense, they still serve a pretty cool purpose.

Impervious to Change

Work looks the same as play today. Hard to tell if you’re on Insta or looking at spreadsheets accounting just sent over.

DIY vs. DIT – Part II

The first part of this post built an analogy, that centralization is like DIY (Do-it-Yourself) and decentralization is like DIT (Do-it-Together).

If we can agree on that analogy, simply for the sake of conversation, then we can take it a step further by looking through that lens into some specific contexts where this approach can add value to our efforts by breaking down our silos.

Living With Dementia

Mom passed away. Here’s everything I learned from the experience about Vascular Dementia.

Dark Patterns

Dark Patterns are design tricks used to exploit typical human behavior. Here’s what you need to know.

The Dark Web Is An Onion

The Internet everyday people know through Google and Bing is less than 20% of the total number of sites that exist on the Internet. What is the Dark Web, anyway?

SecTor 2019 Redux

My pal, Kim Crawley, wrote about her experience at SecTor in Toronto and was kind enough to include me in it.

The Elephant in the Room

“We’re all grieving the reality that we’re vulnerable to cybercrime.” But we can do something about it. Here are some quick pro tips.

When Judaism Meets Science

It isn’t often enough that a work like this, one of astonishing curiosity, intention, intelligent humour, and thoughtful artistry finds its way into my hands. Occasionally, such whimsical discoveries are connected to me in more ways than one.

Data Rights Are Human Rights

The California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) goes into effect on January 2020. Here’s what you need to know.

“What’s a ‘botnet’?”

Robot networks or botnets have quickly grown in popularity among criminals. Here’s why and what you can do about it.

Fight Malware: Use DNAT Rules

Another #InvisibleOpSec – how to improve efficiency, security, and privacy with little or no cost and minimal effort.

FIREWORKS

It’s a great time of year to share a fun fireworks vid I made a ways back: