Practical Internet Security

An interesting article in Information Week about the practical planning for security in the corporate environment.   The man that invented one of the early versions of Norton anti-virus software laments that IT pros are wasting their energy… I love his

Engineering View on Global Warming

If you want to read a series of pragmatic comments about global warming, check out Mechanical Engineering Design News… As an engineer that prefers to make business decisions based on the scientific process, I think that you will find that many scientists and

Are We an Over-medicated Society?

I’ve always been concerned about the prevalent use of pharmaceuticals to treat every malady that we face.   When my sons were young, they frequently had inner ear infections where the usual treatment was a dosage of strawberry-flavored Amoxicillin (I used to suggest