Internet Trends in 2018

I just took the time to read the slideshow presentation on this page: https://www.kleinerperkins.com/perspectives/internet-trends-report-2018 Here are the bullet points I found most interesting. New smartphone shipments peaked in 2010 and there has been zero growth in that market in 2017. Internet users are now at approximately one half of the world’s population. Internet users have … More Internet Trends in 2018

Influential Books

“You’re always to some degree, wrong. Your goal is to be less wrong.” “Solicit critical feedback, even from friends. Tell them you really do want to know.” – Elon Musk Here are a few Influential books I’ve read. All of them are available online and all are worth your time. Several of them are available … More Influential Books

Bloodwine

Bloodwine Recipe by John Pascual (His version of Star Trek’s Klingon beverage) — INGREDIENTS — Ice cubes 2 dashes tabasco sauce 1 oz. gold tequila 1 oz. spiced rum 1 dash grenadine cranberry juice(to top off) — INSTRUCTIONS — Fill your glass with ice cubes as desired. Add the dashes of tabasco and grenadine. Add … More Bloodwine

Five Things

“As far as the future of humanity goes; there are five areas that will shape us the most: The Internet, sustainable energy, space exploration, artificial intelligence, and human genetic code manipulation.” – Elon Musk

Ancient Flood Myths

In a recent Facebook thread, there was a great deal of discussion regarding various theories of prehistoric worldwide flooding. I would highly suggest taking the time to read and consider the evidence and reference links offered on this website. The Younger Dryas Boundary strewnfield (after Wittke et al 2013, and Kennett et.al 2014) “The epoch … More Ancient Flood Myths