Some Interesting Facts You May Not Know About Addiction

The video below—entitled Everything We Think We Know About Addiction Is Wrong—isn't bad, but it only covers two facets of addiction—physical addiction...

Could Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain Technology End Up Empowering The State?

I recently stumbled across an article by Justin Danneman, published on Squawker, entitled China's Cryptocurrency NEO Will Change the World As We Know It. Here are...

An Uber-Style App For Health Care?

Smart phones have not only changed how we communicate, they're changing how we do things. They're changing our culture, our economy. In light of...

Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies Simplified: The End of Gatekeepers, Corrupt Hierarchies, & Government-Controlled Currencies &...

"Give me control of a nation's money, and I care not who makes its laws." ~ Attributed to Mayer Amschel Rothschild, 1790, before the establishment...

Economy Happens

As a professionally trained pilot (helicopter), I can attest that in order to become a qualified pilot, one must first become knowledgeable...

Could App-Based Businesses Lead to the Demise of the State?

One of the benefits (I hope) of the advent of more and more of these app-based businesses—such as like Uber or Lyft, which people can...

How the “Selfie Phenomenon” is Re-Defining Beauty

I really liked this video (below), and it makes a very salient point toward the end: that social media (Internet/digital technology)...

Greenpeace Founder-Turned-Climate Change Skeptic Dr. Patrick Moore Says: Let’s Celebrate CO2

Some years ago, a co-worker asked me my thoughts on global warming (that was back before they re-named it "climate change",...

A Farewell To Nation-States

All governments existing in the world today are based on—dependent upon—geography; the people residing in certain geographic regions, surrounded by geographic...

Study Shows Texting Bans INCREASE Accidents—But We Knew This

According to a new study by researchers at the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI)—which was based on claims comparisons from four states...

Uber in NYC: The People Vs. The Monopolies — Whose Side is Mayor de...

"When you see that trading is done, not by consent, but by compulsion–when you see that in order to produce, you...

Quantum Mechanics: the Fascinating Science of God

I find quantum mechanics so fascinating... This quick little video demonstrates how experiments in quantum mechanics have shown that the mere observation...

How the Internet Enables People to Transcend Political & Cultural Barriers

I really love how the Internet and digital technology is showing us that people, all over the world, are pretty much the same—regardless...

What Are You Worried About, If You Aren’t Doing Anything Wrong?

The Wrong Definition of Wrong When it comes to resisting, protesting, or otherwise dissenting violations of our rights—such TSA agents molesting us...

Peacekeeper: Free App Enables Community – Based Emergency Response, Rather Than Risk Calling 911

"When seconds count, the police are only minutes away…" This statement is not just a snide remark—but throughout history has been factually true,...

Katasi’s Groove: Device Deters Texting While Driving & Rewards Safe Driving

When I saw so many states begin outlawing the talking on cell phones while driving, I immediately speculated that cell phone-related accidents would...

Are You an Optimist, or a Realist? The Pros & Cons of Optimism Bias

I find it fascinating: optimists are considered unrealistic, while realistic people are deemed pessimists. And everyone wants to be around optimists,...

Why We Should All Be Adopting Crypto- Currencies, & Quickly

Think about it: governments, in collusion with central banks, completely control the currency system that all the people in the entire...

How the U.S. Post Office Killed Digital Mail Delivery in America

Entrepreneurs Evan Baehr and Will Davis started Outbox, a company based in Austin, Texas that provided people with mail sorting/scanning/digitizing services. They...

Will The Surveillance State End The Police State?

I wonder if eventually, the surveillance state will end the police state. As surveillance technology rapidly advances—with cameras everywhere, and NSA spying on...