Cybersecurity Trends for 2014 – Trend 2 – Cryptocurrency Surprise

Litecoin, Dogecoin, and Bitcoin (here slashed for emphasis). Cross-posted to the Blue Coat security blog. There’s a lot of press about Bitcoin, which is an electronic currency that has been around since 2009, but really only in the attention of most people since 2011. Created by “mining”, or solving difficult math problems, each ‘coin’ is […]

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Picture from So I made it to sixty-six straight days of posting on my blog (in an effort to do more writing, and to get better at it), and at that point, I got sick. I slept for 15 hours straight one day, and that killed my streak! Of course, since then, I’ve been […]

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On Being a Night Owl

Night Owl Society Logo from Waking up on a regular schedule is difficult for me, unless it’s from 3am until 11am. I don’t know why I am this way, but that’s always been the best way to schedule things. I had a summer job that allowed me to sleep that schedule, and it was […]

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Movie Review: The Hunger Games

Picture from Having read all the Hunger Games books, I decided I would watch the first of the movies. It was actually very well done, which was surprising. Typically, movies adapted from books tend to be quite poorly done, because the books often contain a depth of information that’s just not possible to contain […]

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Heading Back to London!

Picture from I’m sitting not far from where the gent in the picture is sitting. While I have any number of improvements that I can suggest to people (and as @british_airways knows, I’m not shy about telling them), overall I do like the service that I get on British Airways. I’m sitting in the […]

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